By JONATHAN J. COOPER , Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 08/31 — One law-enforcement officer was killed and two others wounded when a gunman carrying a high-powered rifle shot through the door of his hotel room,
By MARK THIESSEN, Associated Press TALKEETNA, Alaska (AP) 08/31 — The presence of a marijuana retail store has caused a deep divide in this quirky tourist town,
By ANICK JESDANUN , AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) 08/31 — Roads, refineries and other infrastructure have taken a beating in the Texas and Louisiana regions hit by Harvey — but cellphone networks so far remain largely functional.One reason: Big carriers brought in supplemental equipment and backup power and turned to drones to diagnose problems.
DAKE KANG, Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) 08/30 — A white policeman who fatally shot an unarmed black driver in a Cleveland suburb will not face charges.
GRANTS, N.M. (AP) 08/30 — Officials say a leader of a New Mexico paramilitary religious sect facing child sexual abuse charges is refusing to eat.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) 08/30 — Authorities in New Hampshire are seeking the public’s help in finding an escaped inmate with tattoos covering his shaved head,
By JULIE WATSON , Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 08/29 — Dozens of illegal immigrants fleeing from Border Patrol agents led authorities to a surprising discovery over the weekend: A tunnel under the US-Mexico border in San Diego used to bring Chinese nationals illegally into the United States.
CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — A shooting inside a public library that killed two people and wounded four has deeply shaken an eastern New Mexico community.
SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 08/29 — Local police departments will soon have access to grenade launchers, high-caliber weapons and other surplus U.S. military gear after President Donald Trump signed an order Monday reviving a Pentagon program that civil rights groups say inflames tensions between officers and their communities.
PAUL ELIAS and JOCELYN GECKER, Associated Press BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) 08/28 — An anti-hate rally was disrupted when scores of anarchists wearing black clothing and masks stormed the demonstration in Berkeley and attacked several supporters of President Donald Trump.
RISHABH R. JAIN and MUNEEZA NAQVI, Associated Press ROHTAK, India (AP) 08/28 — A judge on Monday sentenced a popular and flamboyant Indian spiritual guru to 10 years in prison on charges of raping two female followers.
GEIR MOULSON, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) 08/28 — A male nurse who was convicted of killing patients in Germany with overdoses of heart medication is now believed to have killed at least 86 people — and the true scale of the killings could be even larger,
Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) 08/27 — The Islamic State news agency Aamaq has claimed the Brussels attacker who assaulted three soldiers with a knife as an Islamic State group soldier.
ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 08/27 — More judges are carrying weapons than most people realize, even though attacks on judges remain rare,
JANIE HAR, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 08/27 — The California city that birthed the American free speech movement is preparing for potential clashes even though the person behind a right-wing rally scheduled for Sunday has pleaded with supporters to stay away,
PHOENIX (AP) — Border Patrol agents in southern Arizona have seized a nearly 100-pound (45 kilogram) bundle of marijuana after spotting it flying over the border fence.
SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 08/26 — British counterterrorism police on Saturday were investigating a man who was detained after he drove a car at police outside Buckingham Palace then “reached for a 4-foot sword,”Read more »
By RISHABH JAIN , Associated Press PANCHKULA, India (AP) 08/26 — Hundreds of security forces marched through a northern Indian town on Saturday to maintain calm after supporters of a quasi-religious sect leader protested his rape conviction with violence that left at least 32 people dead.Read more »
By RUSS BYNUM , Associated Press CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) 08/26 — The man who police say killed a Charleston chef inside a restaurant filled with tourists had been convicted of violent crimes at least twice since the 1980s and struggled with mental illness,
LAS VEGAS (AP) 08/25 — A Nevada man was sentenced to eight to 20 years in state prison for using a hammer to pummel a mannequin that police posed like a sleeping homeless person in a bid to catch a killer in downtown Las Vegas.