JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) 12/01 — After an armed robbery suspect put a gun to the back of one hostage’s head, SWAT team members resolved at the first chance they had Thursday to storm a north Florida credit union where nearly a dozen people were being held,
MARTHA BELLISLE and LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) 12/02 — A Washington state police officer responding to a domestic violence call was fatally shot and his fellow officers were still “taking fire”
NEW YORK (AP) 12/02 — The New York City Police Department has announced plans to expand its fleet of Smart cars to replace the three-wheeled scooters that officers utilized for decades.
ZANA CIMILI and RAPHAEL SATTER, Associated Press VELES, Macedonia (AP) 12/02 — On the second floor of a noisy sports center in the Macedonian town of Veles,
LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) 12/01 — The suspect in the fatal shooting of a Tacoma officer has been shot and killed by police after a lengthy barricade situation,
NEW YORK (AP) 12/01 — Police in New York City are looking for a quick-thinking thief who stole an 86-pound bucket of gold flakes worth nearly $1.6 million off an armored truck in Manhattan.
HOUSTON (AP) 12/01 — A 53-pound snapping turtle is recovering at a Houston wildlife rehabilitation center after fire-rescue crews saved it from a drainage pipe.
MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) 11/30 — It’s become a hallmark of terror attacks and school shootings: the fateful minutes or hours when the wounded are hunkered down,
JEFFREY COLLINS and TOM FOREMAN Jr., Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) 11/30 — A Charlotte police officer who shot and killed a black man at an apartment complex,
JULIE CARR SMYTH and ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 11/30 — A professor who was among 11 people hurt in a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University said he had no idea what was happening until he heard screams all around him.
DAVID RISING, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) 11/30 — On one side of the internet chat was an Islamic extremist who had just got himself a job with Germany’s domestic intelligence agency.
JULIE CARR SMYTH and ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 11/29 — The Somali-born student who carried out a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University complained on his Facebook account about U.S.
LORNE COOK, Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) 11/29 — Police have arrested 36 people, seized gold, cocaine, automatic weapons and millions of euros as they broke up a drugs and money-laundering ring operating between Morocco and Europe,
JULIE CARR SMYTH and ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 11/29 — Investigators are looking into whether a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University that injured 11 people was an act of terror by a Somali-born student who had once criticized the media for its portrayal of Muslims.
ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS and JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 11/28 — A Somali-born college student plowed his car into a group of pedestrians at Ohio State University and began stabbing people with a butcher knife Monday before he was shot to death by a police officer.
Sun-Times Wire, Chicago News CHICAGO 11/27 – At least 68 people were shot, 8 fatally, in attacks across the city over the Thanksgiving weekend, according to Chicago Police.
MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 11/27 — The U.S. Supreme Court is set to examine whether the nation’s busiest state for capital punishment is trying to put to death a convicted killer who’s intellectually disabled,
NEW ORLEANS (AP) 11/27 — New Orleans Police say one man is dead and nine others injured following a shooting in the French Quarter.
Police Superintendent Michael Harrison said during a news conference that officers responded about 1:30 a.m.
JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 11/26 — In Britain, Big Brother just got bigger.
After months of wrangling, Parliament has passed a contentious new snooping law that gives authorities — from police and spies to food regulators,
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) 11/26 — A suspect fleeing a police officer in the city of South San Francisco turned and cracked him in the head with a skateboard,