KELVIN CHAN, Associated Press HONG KONG (AP) 10/23 — Hong Kong authorities on Wednesday withdrew an unpopular extradition bill that sparked months of chaotic protests that have since morphed into a campaign for greater democratic change.
NEW YORK (AP) 10/12 — Gunfire broke out inside an illegal gambling club in Brooklyn early Saturday, police said, leaving four people dead, three wounded,
By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH and JOHN HANNA, Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) 10/11 — Two convicted felons facing criminal charges over a Kansas bar shooting that killed four people and wounded five others had previous brushes with the law that could have kept them behind bars had judges and other officials made different decisions,
BERLIN (AP) 10/11 — German media say the suspected gunman in a botched attack on a German synagogue that ended in the deaths of two people outside the building has admitted carrying out the shooting.
TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 10/08 — A man accused of beating four homeless men to death as they slept on the streets of Manhattan’s Chinatown has become a suspect in a non-fatal attack about a week earlier,
By TAMARA LUSH and ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press 10/08 – Samuel Little’s depravity is matched only by his prodigious memory.
Little, a California inmate considered by the FBI to be the most prolific serial killer in U.S.
By JAKE BLEIBERG and JAMIE STENGLE, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) 10/09 — Authorities searched Wednesday for a third Louisiana man who is suspected in the killing of a witness who testified at the recent murder trial of a former Dallas police officer.
By MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 09/30 — For the second time this year, a New York City police officer has been killed by friendly fire.
PARIS (AP) 10/06 — France’s interior minister acknowledges there were “malfunctions” that failed to prevent a deadly attack inside Paris police headquarters by a police employee.
NEW YORK (AP) 09/30 — A New York City police officer grappling with an armed man died early Sunday in the Bronx after being shot three times,
By COREY WILLIAMS and TAMMY WEBBER, Associated Press 09/28 Sandeep Dhaliwal carried a badge and a gun while devoting his life to a faith that teaches love and peace.
By DENISE LAVOIE and SARAH RANKIN, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) 09/28 — By the time drug enforcement agents swooped into his small medical office in Martinsville,
By DON THOMPSON, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 09/24 — California prison officials have halted an effort aimed at forcing warring prison gangs to get along with each other after the inmates wound up brawling and even rioting when placed together in prison recreation yards,
By MORGAN SMITH, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) 09/24 — A former U.S. intelligence officer convicted of trying to pass defense information to China was solemn as he was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in prison and said he “would give anything”
By LINDSAY WHITEHURST, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) 09/24 — Thousands of people in Utah’s largest county would be able to clear their records of drug crimes under a push announced Tuesday that advocates say goes further than many similar efforts around the nation.
By KIMBERLEE KRUESI, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 09/24 — Tennessee’s attorney general has asked the state Supreme Court to set execution dates for nine death row prisoners,
FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) 09/24 — A federal jury will decide whether a man who shot and killed two employees during a South Carolina bank robbery is to receive the death sentence for his crimes.
By LISA MARIE PANE and STEFANIE DAZIO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 09/21 — It had all the makings of a massacre. Six guns, including a Colt AR-15 rifle.
By JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 09/21 — Lee Boyd Malvo, who terrorized the Washington region in 2002 as one-half of a sniper team,