By SYLVIE CORBET, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 06/21 — Thousands of live animals along with tons of meat, ivory, pangolin scales and timber were seized in a monthlong global crackdown on the illegal wildlife trade that Interpol said exposed the international reach of traffickers.
By MARK STEVENSON, Associated Press TENANTLA, Mexico (AP) 06/27 — Whoever wins Sunday’s presidential election will have to face not only Mexico’s drug cartels, but a new kind of crime involving whole neighborhoods defying police and military personnel.Read more »
GOOCHLAND, Va. (AP) 06/26 — A New Zealand man who traveled to the U.S. home of a 14-year-old girl he had communicated with online was shot by the girl’s mother,Read more »
By The Associated Press, WASHINGTON (AP) 06/25 — The Supreme Court is letting the family of a California teenager who was fatally shot while holding a pellet gun go forward with a lawsuit against authorities.Read more »
By CHRISTOPHER WEBER and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) 06/26 — A 77-year-old man set a fire to lure firefighters to his Southern California retirement home so he could shoot them,
By MARI YAMAGUCHI, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) 06/26 — Police said a knife-wielding man slashed and killed an officer in a neighborhood police station in northern Japan on Tuesday,
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 06/24 — The Latest on a fatal police shooting in Minneapolis (all times local): 6:35 p.m. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension says officials have recovered a black and silver handgun from the scene of a Minneapolis police shooting that left a man dead.Read more »
By IVAN MORENO, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) 06/24 — Wisconsin schools bracing for the next mass shooting are turning to gunshot-detecting sensors that police across the country rely on,
By MICHAEL BALSAMO and CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press 06/25 – Porn actress Stormy Daniels was scheduled to meet with federal prosecutors in New York on Monday as part of their investigation into President Donald Trump’s longtime personal attorney,Read more »
WASHINGTON (AP) 06/24 — The Latest on Congress and immigration (all times local): 12:05 p.m. President Donald Trump says people who “invade” the U.S. must immediately be sent back to their countries and not be given a court hearing.Trump tweets Sunday that the U.S.Read more »
BERLIN (AP) 06/24 — Twenty-five people were injured, four of them severely, when an explosion destroyed an apartment building in the western German city of Wuppertal,Read more »
By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 06/22 — Police generally need a warrant to look at records that reveal where cellphone users have been,
By MICHAEL R. BLOOD, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 06/19 — Former Mexico President Vicente Fox, who calls himself a soldier in the global campaign to legalize marijuana,
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) 06/22 — A Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for a fatal robbery that earned him and an accomplice $4.The Florida Times-Union reports that 27-year-old Erron Coleman was sentenced Thursday after pleading guilty last summer to second-degree murder.Read more »
By DAVID JORDAN, Associated Press BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) 06/22 — Despite its name, hippie reputation and liberal spirit, Vermont hasn’t always been kind to pot smokers.
ATLANTA (AP) 06/22 — Delta Air Lines says it’s no longer allowing passengers to fly with “pit bull type” dogs as service or support animals.
The Atlanta-based airline describes its ban announced this week as an “enhancement”
HOUSTON (AP) 06/21 — A Houston-area school district police officer who was wounded during a campus shooting that killed 10 people has been discharged from a hospital.Read more »
By JOSH REPLOGLE and JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) 06/22 — A 22-year-old suspect has been arrested and charged with murder days after the killing of rising rap star XXXTentacion,
By LINDSEY TANNER, AP Medical Writer CHICAGO (AP) 06/21 — Now that the world’s leading public health group says too much Minecraft can be an addiction,
By GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press 06/21 – Mail-order weed? You betcha!
With marijuana legalization across Canada on the horizon, the industry is shaping up to look different from the way it does in nine U.S.Read more »