ALICIA A. CALDWELL, Associated Press, 11/15 – Immigration was a top issue in his campaign, and President-elect Donald Trump’s promises are about to be put to the test.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man convicted of killing four people in 2013 will continue to face a death penalty hearing this week.
Judge Peter Bataillon refused Monday to dismiss the death penalty case against Nikko Jenkins based on a 2003 IQ test in which Jenkins scored a 69.
Frank Main, Chicago Sun-Times, CHICAGO, 11/12/2016
The Chicago Police Department and federal agents in Chicago are using advanced ballistics tests to try to link recovered guns to unsolved crimes — and sometimes seek tougher penalties for people caught with illegal weapons.
ISLAMABAD (AP) 11/14 — A Pakistani officer says police have arrested 10 members of a criminal gang who flogged a transgender person and posted the incident on social media.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch counterterrorism coordinator is warning that if the Islamic State group’s self-declared caliphate collapses it could trigger an increase in jihadi fighters returning home and compound the threat of an extremist attack in the Netherlands.
NEW YORK (AP) 11/14 — Immigrants, their advocates, and others opposing a Donald Trump presidency continued to protest Sunday, speaking out against the president-elect’s support of deportation and other measures.
CARLA K. JOHNSON, AP Medical Writer SHERIDAN, Ill. (AP) 11/14 — U.S. prisons are experimenting with a high-priced monthly injection that could help addicted inmates stay off opioids after they are released,
ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 11/13 — The arrest last week of an Ohio man on charges of trying to fly to Libya to join the Islamic State group is one of several terrorism cases in the state in the past couple of years.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) 11/13 — Six people, including an off-duty police detective and his wife, were injured after a “flash mob” attack by some among a crowd of juveniles in downtown Philadelphia,
HUGHSON, Calif. (AP) — A Stanislaus County Sheriff’s deputy was shot twice in the head and killed Sunday while responding to a call about a suspicious car and person.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) 11/13 — New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof fought with and restrained a burglary suspect he found in his Philadelphia hotel room who tried to steal his wife’s purse.
AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 11/13 — Nine Minnesota men who have been convicted of plotting to join the Islamic State group in Syria are scheduled to be sentenced this week,
ROBERT JABLON and WILLIAM MATHIS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 11/13 — Donald Trump’s presidential upset win sparked a fourth day of protests across the United States,
MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 11/13 — Even before Donald Trump chooses a Supreme Court nominee, the new president can take steps to make several contentious court cases go away.
LISA LERER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 11/13 — Hillary Clinton is blaming the FBI’s decision to revive its examination of her email accounts for her devastating defeat in the presidential election.
ELAINE GANLEY, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 11/13 — France marked the anniversary of Islamic extremists’ coordinated attacks on Paris with a somber silence on Sunday that was broken only by voices reciting the names of the 130 slain,
MARK THIESSEN, Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) 11/12 — A gunman repeatedly shot an Alaska police officer in an ambush early Saturday morning as the officer lay on the ground near his police cruiser,
JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 11/12 — Voters in a southeast Texas county elected a black, Democratic woman as sheriff while choosing Republican Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton,
JONATHAN DREW and SEANNA ADCOX, Associated Press WOODRUFF, S.C. (AP) 11/12 — As he built a successful real estate firm, Todd Kohlhepp’s behavior struck some as odd: watching pornographic videos during work,
ROBERT JABLON and WILLIAM MATHIS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 11/12 — Thousands took to the streets Saturday across the United States as demonstrations against President-elect Donald Trump continued in New York,