By Marisa Gerber, Los Angeles Times, 10/25/16 – …The “Roaming Rapist” is one of a handful of cases that California authorities have quietly solved in recent years using a controversial technique that scours an offender DNA database for a father,
ASTRID GALVAN, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 10/25 — The latest major donation to the campaign against legal recreational marijuana in Arizona came from Las Vegas casino owner Sheldon Adelson,
BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) 10/25 — A New York man has denied charges that he brought 280 bags of heroin emblazoned with “Donald Trump” into Vermont.
BOSTON (AP) — The widow of a state trooper killed by a driver who allegedly smoked marijuana before the crash is making an emotional plea against a ballot question that would legalize recreational marijuana.
MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Interior Ministry says police have arrested two imams suspected of promoting the Islamic State armed group on the Mediterranean island of Ibiza.
JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 10/24 — A key witness in the federal government’s effort to disband the police department in a polygamous community on the Arizona-Utah border told a judge Monday that officers routinely turn a blind eye to property crimes.
AMHERST, Wis. (AP) 10/21 — Disorderly conduct charges are pending against a woman who authorities say smeared peanut butter on 30 vehicles outside a gathering in central Wisconsin that she mistakenly thought was a Donald Trump rally.
ABDUL SATTAR, Associated Press QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) 10/25 — Militants wearing suicide vests stormed a Pakistani police academy in the southwestern city of Quetta overnight,
SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 10/24 — Authorities are hunting for a man suspected of killing his aunt and uncle, shooting two police officers,
MARYCLAIRE DALE, Associated Press NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) 10/24 — Former state Attorney General Kathleen Kane, once a rising star in state politics, left a courtroom in handcuffs on Monday after getting a 10- to 23-month sentence for a retaliation scheme a judge linked to her all-consuming ego.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) 10/24 — Greek police say dozens of residents in an island camp for refugees and other migrants have set fire to part of the facility that handles asylum applications,
MATTHEW BARAKAT, Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) 10/24 — A Virginia taxi driver has pleaded guilty to trying to help a friend join the Islamic State group.
WELLSTON, Okla. (AP) 10/24 — The Latest on the search for an Oklahoma man accused of wounding two police officers (all times local):
SHARON COHEN, AP National Writer CHICAGO (AP) 10/24 (Abridged) — He suddenly felt as if a hot wire had torn through his chest. It hurt to breathe.
RAPHAEL SATTER, AP Cybersecurity Writer LONDON (AP) 10/24 — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange first outlined the hypothesis nearly a decade ago: Can total transparency defeat an entrenched group of insiders?
ELLIOT SPAGAT and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ, Associated Press PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) 10/24 — A maintenance crew had slowed down traffic on a California highway through the night,
TULSA, Okla. (AP) 10/23 — A man was shot and killed by officers when he refused to drop a knife and became aggressive, according to authorities in Tulsa.
LAS VEGAS (AP) 10/23 — Authorities have identified a suspect who was shot and killed by a Nevada Highway Patrol trooper after carjacking a vehicle.
By: Frank Main, Mick Dumke and Tim Novak, Chicago Sun Times, CHICAGO 10/12 – Chicago Police officers faced nearly 135,000 complaints over a 34-year period but less than 1 percent of those cases resulted in a firing,
TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) 10/20 — A Milwaukee police officer who fatally shot a black man in August, sparking several nights of unrest,