LOS ANGELES (AP) 10/25 — Activists are suing Los Angeles police and prosecutors, arguing that sweeping gang injunctions violate the civil rights of thousands of people.
JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 10/25 — The longtime sheriff of metropolitan Phoenix has been charged with criminal contempt-of-court for ignoring a judge’s order in a racial-profiling case,
LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 10/26 — If there was ever an issue underscoring the differences between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, it’s gun rights.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) 10/26 — A Pakistani investigator says the police have arrested National Geographic’s famed green-eyed ‘Afghan Girl’ for having a fake Pakistani identity card.
ALANNA DURKIN RICHER and BEN FINLEY, Associated Press ROANOKE, Va. (AP) 10/26 — The man who authorities say fatally shot a former co-worker and wounded three others before killing himself at a rail car factory in Virginia was described by neighbors as a good friend and hard worker who showed no signs of violence.
CAIRO (AP) 10/26 — An Egyptian court has upheld life sentences against the top leader of the country’s now outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group and 36 others,
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 10/26 — A now-retired Connecticut police sergeant says in a newly released incident report that he kicked a handcuffed man in the head because the man refused to stop spitting blood at him.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) 10/26 — Hungarian authorities say that a police officer was killed during an attempted home search in the village of Bony, near the western city of Gyor.
ELAINE GANLEY, Associated Press CALAIS, France (AP) 10/26 — French authorities declared the Calais migrant camp known as “the jungle,” empty on Wednesday, after fires set by departing migrants accelerated plans to evacuate people from the burgeoning slum.
MEXICO CITY (AP) 10/26 — A federal judge in Mexico has ordered that a once-fugitive police chief be held on charges of kidnapping in the disappearance of 43 students.
CARA ANNA, Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) 10/26 — Until last week, no country had withdrawn from the International Criminal Court. Now, three African states — South Africa,
SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 10/26 — Authorities say the Oklahoma man who has been wanted since Sunday in a string of violent crimes,
MEXICO CITY (AP) 10/25 — Mexican prosecutors say they have found a tunnel equipped with ventilation and lighting that headed from the city of Tijuana toward the United States.
ALANNA DURKIN RICHER and BEN FINLEY, Associated Press ROANOKE, Va. (AP) 10/25 — A refugee from Kenya killed one former co-worker, wounded three others and then killed himself Tuesday in a workplace shooting that authorities are still trying to unravel in Virginia,
ELLIOT SPAGAT and JULIE WATSON, Associated Press PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) 10/25 — Ana Car didn’t remember the sudden impact, only that she woke up among dead and injured passengers in a dark bus filled with screams of terror and agony.
By: Paloma Esquivel, Louis Sahagun, Esmeralda Bermudez and Richard Winton. Los Angeles Times PALM SPRINGS 10/24/16 – Those who boarded the white tour bus on a Koreatown corner looked forward to seeing Teodulo Elias Vides and escaping on one of his casino trips.
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.