JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) 11/09 — Donald Trump claimed his place Wednesday as America’s 45th president, an astonishing victory for the celebrity businessman and political novice who capitalized on voters’
By BEN FINLEY, Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) 04/10 — An 80-year-old New York man has been arrested on charges that he killed two young women in a beach cottage nearly half a century ago in Virginia,
By LISA BAUMANN and GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) 03/28 — A man opened fire on motorists in a Seattle neighborhood in what authorities are calling a “random”
LAS VEGAS (AP) 03/16 — Police say a robbery suspect died Saturday following brief shootout outside the Bellagio hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip while an officer who was shot in his bulletproof vest escaped serious injury.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 03/12 — California Gov. Gavin Newsom is placing a moratorium on executions in the state. Here are some notable inmates out of more than 700 people on the nation’s largest death row:
— Rodney James Alcala.
PORTERVILLE, Calif. (AP) 12/18 — A man who went on a deadly shooting, carjacking and robbery rampage in California’s Central Valley died Monday during a high-speed highway chase during which he intentionally tried to smash into other cars,
By SOPHIA BOLLAG, SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 09/29 — Most people under 21 won’t be able to buy guns in California starting next year under a law Gov.
NORTH ROYALTON, Ohio (AP) 09/29 — An Ohio police department outside Cleveland where fans of the “Road Runner” cartoon are apparently employed has a request for residents after a string of recent coyote sightings.
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) 09/05 — The commission investigating the Florida high school massacre saw a presentation Wednesday demonstrating the inaction of the sheriff’s deputy assigned to the campus,
By RYAN TARINELLI, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) 08/30 — A Texas jury gave a white former police officer too lenient of a punishment when sentencing him to 15 years for the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager who was in a car leaving a house party,
By COLLEEN LONG and AMY TAXIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 07/14 — The separation of families at the U.S.-Mexico border caught the attention of the world and prompted mass outrage,
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 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,
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) 05/12 — A day after saying she had “full confidence” in Baltimore’s police commissioner despite federal charges of failing to pay his taxes,
ALACHUA, Fla. (AP) 04/27— The man who fatally shot two deputies at a Chinese restaurant in Florida was armed with two rifles and a handgun when he “assassinated”Read more »
SLIDELL, La. (AP) 03/30— Police in Louisiana say three bystanders jumped in to help an officer when the man he was trying to arrest at a suburban New Orleans Walmart fought him,Read more »
WASHINGTON (AP) 03/14 — The deputy director of the FBI says the agency could have and should have done more to investigate information it received prior to last month’s massacre at Florida’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.Read more »
AMANDA LEE MYERS, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 02/10 — A former Guatemalan police chief living in California was arrested Friday on a charge of visa fraud after authorities said he failed to disclose he had been charged with killing two political activists in his home country.
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) 02/02 — Pennsylvania’s most famous groundhog foresees no early end to winter.The handlers of Punxsutawney Phil said the furry rodent has called for six more weeks of winter after seeing his shadow at dawn Friday.Read more »