By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 01/31 — An indicted ex-detective broke down in tears in a Baltimore courtroom while testifying about a car wreck he said was set in motion by a corrupt police unit initiating a chase despite a policy against high-speed pursuits.
By VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 01/31 — In what the mayor called “a new day in policing,” the city announced on Tuesday that it was speeding up a plan to equip all its officers and detectives on patrol with body cameras.
By CHAD DAY and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/31— President Donald Trump was overheard Tuesday night telling a Republican lawmaker he is “100 percent”
By DEB RIECHMANN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/31 — President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a new executive order to keep open the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay,
By MATT O’BRIEN and DAKE KANG, Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) 01/31 — The centuries-old process of releasing defendants on bail, long the province of judicial discretion,
By MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) 01/29 — As prison officials combat contraband cellphones in the hands of the nation’s inmates, a wireless trade group says court orders should be required to shut down the devices.
By SAMUEL PETREQUIN, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 01/30 — The Louvre Museum is putting 31 paintings on permanent display in an effort to find the rightful owners of those and other works of art looted by Nazis during World War II.
BOSTON (AP) 01/30 — A member of the violent MS-13 gang has been sentenced to 13 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to a conspiracy charge involving a brutal stabbing.Read more »
By SCOTT SMITH and FABIOLA SANCHEZ, Associated Press PUERTO CABELLO, Venezuela (AP) 01/30 — The cab of Carlos Del Pino’s big rig gave him a nerve-rattling front-row seat to a surge in mob attacks on Venezuela’s neighborhood markets,
By MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) 01/30 — A Texas death row inmate is asking the federal courts to keep him from being executed for the 1999 slaying of his ex-girlfriend while he already was on parole for killing his estranged wife.
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, CHAD DAY and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/30 — Brushing aside opposition from the Justice Department, Republicans on the House intelligence committee voted to release a classified memo that purports to show improper use of surveillance by the FBI and the Justice Department in the Russia investigation.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 01/29 — A 20-year-old Minneapolis man accused of attacking two brothers at the Mall of America last fall says he was inspired by the Islamic State group.Read more »
By ERIC TUCKER and SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/29 — FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, a frequent target of President Donald Trump’s criticism who led the bureau for months last year following the firing of James Comey,
BOSTON (AP) 01/28 — A Massachusetts law banning devices designed to make semi-automatic rifles mimic the firing action of fully automatic weapons goes into effect this week.
By AMANDA LEE MYERS, Associated Press SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) 01/29 — More than $50 million worth of gold bars, coins and dust that’s been described as the greatest lost treasure in U.S.
By BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI, Associated Press 01/29 – A man suspected of gunning down four people at a Pennsylvania car wash was driven by jealousy, according to family members of the shooting victims.
By ROB GILLIES, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) 01/27 — Police said Friday they believe Canadian drug-company billionaire businessman Barry Sherman and his wife were both murdered.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) 01/27 — A House committee is unanimously opposed to a bill that would regulate the location and type of tattoos New Hampshire state troopers are allowed to display.Read more »
By JAKE PEARSON, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 01/27 — New York’s most notorious living Russian mobster just wants to go back to the motherland.
LITTLE ORLEANS, Md. (AP) 01/26 — Maryland State Police say a man who threatened his wife with a gun and then wounded two troopers during a standoff on Friday wasn’t shot until he finally came out of his burning house and ignored commands to stop pointing his weapon at officers.Read more »