By MICHAEL BALSAMO and SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press 02/16 – The massacre at a Florida high school is again raising concerns about whether the FBI missed signs that might have stopped a mass shooting.
By DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 02/15 — A man with a long criminal history that includes a conviction for armed robbery has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a Chicago police commander,
“Math teacher Jim Gard told the Miami Herald that before Wednesday’s fatal shooting of 17 people, Cruz may have been identified as a potential threat –
By TERRY SPENCER and KELLI KENNEDY, Associated Press PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) 02/15 — An orphaned 19-year-old with a troubled past and his own AR-15 rifle was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder Thursday morning after being questioned for hours by state and federal authorities following the deadliest school shooting in the U.S.Read more »
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) 02/14 — The Latest on a shooting at a Florida high school (all times local):
A school official says there are numerous fatalities from the high school shooting in South Florida.
By DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 02/14 — A police commander who was killed after a foot chase in downtown Chicago was shot in the head by a suspect carrying a semi-automatic handgun equipped with an extended clip of ammunition,
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) 02/13 — An Ohio inmate who admitted taking part in three slayings with his brother in a killing spree that left nine dead during the 1970s and ’80s could soon be released.
By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 02/13 — The families of two Ohio police officers fatally shot while responding to a 911 hang-up call have expressed their gratitude for their community and for the outpouring of support shown in the midst of their loss.
By JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 02/13 — A judge upheld a British arrest warrant for Julian Assange on Tuesday, saying the WikiLeaks founder should have the courage to come to court and face justice after more than five years inside Ecuador’s London embassy.
By The Associated Press FORT MEADE, Maryland (AP) 02/14 — Police responded to a shooting Wednesday outside the National Security Agency campus at Fort Meade,
By SUMMER BALLENTINE, Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) 02/13 — Missouri lawmakers on Monday voted down a bill that would have increased the penalties for killing or injuring police dogs after a bipartisan group of mainly black legislators spoke out against it.
By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 02/13 — Baltimore’s latest police corruption saga could be tough to sell as a TV crime drama, short on heroes and too extreme to attract loyal viewers.
BOSTON (AP) 02/12 — Boston police are facing heavy criticism online for a now-deleted Twitter post for Black History Month that celebrated a white man.
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) 02/11 — President Donald Trump’s budget director says the budget that the administration sends to Congress on Monday will seek to move some of the billions of dollars in extra spending that Congress approved last week to areas that will reflect the president’s priorities.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) 02/10 — A slain Colorado sheriff’s deputy was remembered as a great hero in a funeral that drew thousands, including the state’s top leaders.
By JEFF MARTIN, Associated Press LOCUST GROVE, Ga. (AP) 02/10 — As police tried to serve an arrest warrant at a home outside of Atlanta,
By COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 02/10 — Fare beaters who hopped over grimy subway turnstiles back in the early 1990s were the first targets of a policing strategy that went after the smallest offenses and was credited with helping to drive crime down to record lows.
By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS and MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) 02/11 — Two Ohio police officers responding to a 911 hang-up call were fatally shot on Saturday after entering a townhome in a Columbus suburb and a suspect who police were once warned “carries a gun all the time”
By CHAD DAY and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/10 — President Donald Trump on Saturday accused the Democrats of playing politics with classified information,
CHICAGO (AP) 02/09 — The Latest on a winter storm affecting parts of the U.S. (all times local):4:40 p.m.
Police counted up 16 semitrailers among 38 vehicles involved in a chain-reaction crash amid heavy snowfall that blocked Interstate 94 in southwestern Michigan for several hours.