TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) 10/14 — Two Milwaukee men were charged in federal court Friday with trying to join the Islamic State group by traveling through Mexico to Syria.
DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 10/15 — A judge on Friday dismissed a wrongful-death lawsuit by Newtown families against the maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre,
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) 10/15 — A federal judge has dismissed — at least for now — a portion of a lawsuit filed by a black woman who sued Texas’
NEW YORK (AP) 10/15 — A 1-year-old girl is recovering thanks to two NYPD officers who sprang to action after observing the baby turning blue in her mother’s arm in the Bronx.
ERIC TUCKER and ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. (AP) 10/14 — Three members of a Kansas militia group were charged Friday with plotting to bomb an apartment building filled with Somali immigrants in the western Kansas meatpacking town of Garden City.
ORANGE, Mass. (AP) — Two people charged in the killing of a 95-year-old Massachusetts man during a home invasion have been held without bail.
Not-guilty pleas were entered Friday in Orange District Court for Joshua Hart and Brittany Smith at separate arraignments on charges including murder.
HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston 911 operator accused of hanging up on thousands of emergency calls is charged with two counts of interference with an emergency telephone call.
LISA RATHKE, Associated Press BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) 10/14 — A man suspected of driving the wrong way on an interstate and causing a fiery crash that killed five teenagers and critically injured himself had been facing financial difficulties and a custody dispute,
LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 10/14 — A national police organization’s endorsement of Donald Trump has exposed a divide within the ranks of law enforcement: Can they support someone who calls himself the law-and-order candidate but was caught on tape bragging about sexually predatory behavior toward women?
MICHAEL HILL, Associated Press OTISVILLE, N.Y. (AP) 10/14— Bear hugs are nothing. Jim Kowalczik hugs bears.
Kowalczik lies on the ground as his 1,500-pound bear buddy,
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) 10/13 — A New Jersey man has been charged with stealing more than $160,000 worth of Jamaican cheese. ( http://www.tasteecheese.com/ )
Prosecutors said Thursday that 18-year-old Darluis Ortiz stole pallets of Tastee Cheese products from a food warehouse in Moonachie on Sept.
DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer BOSTON (AP) 10/14 — The domestic disturbance that Boston police were responding to when two veteran officers were shot and wounded may have started as an argument over the thermostat,
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) 10/14 — Gunfire has struck an Indianapolis police department district office, and officials said Friday that investigators believe whoever is behind this attack also shot at another city police office this month.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) 10/14 — A robbery suspect has been wounded in a shootout with police inside a Charlotte pawn shop.
In a statement,
DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer BOSTON (AP) 10/13 — A man who shot and wounded two police officers responding to a report of a domestic disturbance was armed with a tactical shotgun and wearing body armor but didn’t have a gun license,
MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) 10/11 — Relatives of the Orlando gay nightclub shooting victims, as well as the parents of the gunman,
LOS ANGELES (AP) 10/13 — An 18-year-old woman was convicted Thursday in the beating death of a Chinese graduate student at the University of Southern California as he walked home after a late-night study session.
SUDHIN THANAWALA, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 10/13 — San Francisco police use force against blacks more often than other racial groups and pull over African American drivers at a disproportionately high rate,
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) 10/13 — Two men are in jail and police are looking for two others in connection with the death of a teenager whose drug overdose led investigators to a human trafficking ring.
DAVID RISING and FRANK JORDANS, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) 10/13 — A 22-year-old Syrian man suspected of planning an Islamic extremist bombing attack strangled himself by tying his shirt to the bars of his jail cell,