By LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 05/22 — If you want to know where mass school shootings are most likely to occur, look no farther than small-town and suburban America.
By PAUL J. WEBER and JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/20 — The suspect in the Texas school shooting began his attack by firing a shotgun through an art classroom door,
By JEFF HORWITZ, SARAH ZIMMERMAN and JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/20 — The mother of one of the 10 people killed at a Texas high school said her daughter recently rejected the romantic advances of the 17-year-old charged in the shootings,
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) 05/20 — The U.S. Marshals Service says a missing sex offender from Vermont has been arrested in Oregon.
The Marshals say 55-year-old James Rivers was arrested May 16 in Cottage Grove,
By LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press 05/19 Just hours after the nation’s latest school shooting, the debate began anew: Are American schools built in a way that makes them easy targets?
By PAUL J. WEBER and JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/20 — Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick called Sunday for a “hardening”
NORTH BEND, Wash. (AP) 05/20 — Two friends on a morning mountain bike ride 30 miles east of Seattle were attacked by a cougar, killing one of the men and leaving the second hospitalized in what authorities described as a rare occurrence.Read more »
By DON THOMPSON, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 05/19 — California’s governor should allow more sensitive DNA testing that advocates say could exonerate a death row inmate,
By ANNE FLAHERTY, CATHERINE LUCEY and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 05/19 — President Donald Trump accused the Justice Department of trying to frame him by planting a spy in his 2016 campaign — an allegation his own lawyer said might not be true.
By MICHAEL BIESECKER, JEFF HORWITZ and JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/19 — The Texas student charged in the shooting at Santa Fe High School described planning the attack in private journals,
By JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/19 — A 17-year-old armed with a shotgun and a pistol opened fire at a Houston-area high school Friday,
By FREIDA FRISARO, Associated Press DORAL, Fla. (AP) 05/18 — Gunfire erupted early Friday at President Donald Trump’s golf resort, as a man shouting anti-Trump rhetoric draped a flag over a lobby counter and exchanged fire with officers in what one official called an “ambush”
DIXON, Ill. (AP) 05/17 — Charges were filed against a student who was wounded by a police officer after firing shots in a northern Illinois high school hallway while staff and seniors were meeting for a graduation rehearsal,
LAS VEGAS (AP) 05/17 — The Latest on the release by Las Vegas police of witness statements and officer reports in the investigation of the October 1st,Read more »
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) 05/16 — About 70 law enforcement officers welcomed the five-year-old son of a slain police officer to a western Indiana school as he returned to class for the first time since his father was killed in a shootout.Read more »
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) 05/15 — A former George Washington University police chief has been tapped to lead the city of Charlottesville’s police department after its previous chief departed in the aftermath of a white nationalist rally.Charlottesville City Manager Maurice Jones announced Tuesday at a news conference that he had recommended RaShall M.Read more »
By DAVID McFADDEN and COURTNEY COLUMBUS, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 05/16 — When Baltimore’s mayor hand-picked Darryl De Sousa as her choice for police commissioner,
AKARTA, Indonesia (AP) 05/16 — Indonesian police on Wednesday shot dead four sword-wielding men who attacked a police headquarters in Sumatra, killing one officer, the latest in a spate of militant attacks across the Muslim-majority country.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 05/16 — A Florida sheriff’s deputy who failed to confront a gunman during a Feb. 14 school massacre is receiving a monthly state pension of $8,702.35.Read more »
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) 05/16 — An autopsy report says a 38-year-old Florida man was killed by an exploding vape pen.
The report released Tuesday confirms the vape pen was responsible for the May 5 death of Tallmadge D’Elia in St.