By MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 06/14 — New York City police say a 29-year-old officer died Friday in the department’s third suspected suicide in less than two weeks.
DEER TRAIL, Colo. (AP) 06/15 — A Colorado state trooper has died after being struck by a car while on the scene of an accident on Interstate 70.Read more »
By KEN RITTER, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 06/14 — Two former Las Vegas trade show workers have pleaded guilty to federal firearms charges in the theft of weapons from the U.S.
By MITCH STACY, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 06/15 — The sea of shifting soybean kernels had risen to Jay Butterfield’s knees inside a tall grain bin on his Ohio farm.
By CARA ANNA, Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) 06/15 — One of Africa’s largest wildlife preserves is marking a year without a single elephant found killed by poachers,
By BRENDAN FARRINGTON, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) 06/14 — All law enforcement agencies in Florida will have to cooperate with federal immigration authorities under a bill signed by Gov.
By JIM MUSTIAN, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 06/14 — A narcotics agent accused of betraying his badge applied for a job with the U.S.
By JAY REEVES, Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) 06/14 — An Alabama sheriff was arrested Friday and agreed to plead guilty to federal charges of scamming a food bank and his own small-town church to pocket thousands under an old law that let state sheriffs profit from feeding prisoners.
WALHALLA, S.C. (AP) 06/14 — A South Carolina woman who police say was driving drunk will not be cited with a DUI because her vehicle of choice was a toy truck.Read more »
ISTANBUL (AP) 06/15 — Passengers on a Turkish Airlines jetliner flying to Sudan had to subdue a man who started screaming a few minutes after takeoff and began smashing at an oxygen mask box and then a cabin window,Read more »
ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) 06/14 — Authorities say police responding to a burglary at a Maryland gun store killed one suspect and arrested three others.
Montgomery County police also said in a news release Friday that one officer is on administrative leave pending review.
NEW YORK (AP) 06/14 — Five young men were convicted Friday of first-degree murder in the brutal stabbing of a teenager at a Bronx bodega, images of which were captured on a surveillance video and drew massive public outrage.The Bronx Criminal Court jury reached the verdict in the death of 15-year-old Lesandro Guzman-Feliz after less than two days of deliberation.Read more »
By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 06/14 — Baltimore police on Friday released body camera footage showing a veteran officer chasing down and arresting a pedestrian who criticized his behavior,
By NICK PERRY, Associated Press CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) 06/14 — The man accused of the New Zealand mosque attacks smirked as his lawyer entered not guilty pleas to terrorism,
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 06/12 — Twelve white male San Francisco police officers are suing the city, arguing they were passed over for promotions because of their race and gender.Read more »
By TERRY WALLACE, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) 06/12 — A 33-year-old man has been arrested in the slayings of three women in Dallas, including a transgender woman whose death brought nationwide attention,
By REBECCA BOONE, Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) 06/12 — The Idaho Supreme Court says law enforcement officers can’t arrest someone for a misdemeanor unless they have a warrant or actually saw the crime being committed.
By ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) 06/13 — Armed officers and an angry crowd faced off after a black man was fatally shot in a confrontation with U.S.
By STEFANIE DAZIO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 06/13 — A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy who was shot in an off-duty attack at a fast-food restaurant died Wednesday,
By MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN, Associated Press SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) 06/12 — An alleged gunman and five accomplices have been detained in the shooting of former Red Sox superstar David Ortiz,