KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 11/17 — Georgia has carried out its eighth execution of 2016, putting to death a man who told a psychiatrist he didn’t really want to die but also didn’t want to continue living in prison.
KYLE POTTER and AMY FORLITI, Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) 11/17 — Prosecutors say that when Philando Castile was pulled over in July, he calmly told the officer he had a gun and was licensed to carry it.
BRIAN SLODYSKO, Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) 11/16 — Employees of an Indiana voter mobilization group with deep ties to the Democratic Party submitted several hundred voter registrations that included false,
LAS VEGAS (AP) 11/16 — Authorities say a woman who asked them if it was legal to keep tigers at home in rural Nevada was arrested after police found three of the animals in her backyard.
CLEVELAND (AP) 11/16 — The jury that convicted a 21-year-old man of aggravated murder and other charges in a triple homicide at a suburban Cleveland barbershop is set to hear arguments about whether he should receive the death penalty.
BRADY MCCOMBS and LINDSAY WHITEHURST, Associated Press OREM, Utah (AP) 11/16 — High school junior Karen Martinez was arriving for her first class when she saw three boys run from a locker room toward the school’s central office,
LEVITTOWN, Pa. (AP) 11/16 — A pizza shop customer armed with a gun shot and killed one robber and injured another as they tried to hold up the Pennsylvania restaurant,
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) 11/16 — Serbian police said Wednesday they have arrested 10 people suspected of arms-trafficking and seized the biggest quantity of weapons since 2000,
MANILA, Philippines (AP) 11/16 — Philippine authorities said Wednesday a tipoff from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration allowed them to arrest a Malaysian man who allegedly tried to smuggle 4.6 kilograms (10 pounds) of suspected cocaine into the country.
SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 11/16 — Oklahoma City police investigators worked to piece together why a man waited to gun down an airline employee outside Will Rogers World Airport on Tuesday in an ambush that forced hundreds of travelers to take shelter and prompted authorities to shut down the state’s busiest airport for hours.
By: Tim Novak, Chicago Sun-Times, CHICAGO, 11/15/2016 –
…For years, Chicago cops who were injured on duty weren’t allowed to return to work until they could walk without assistance,
ALANNA DURKIN RICHER and CURT ANDERSON, Associated Press 11/15 – Three days into his carjacking trial in 2005, James Ochoa faced a daunting choice: Risk spending the rest of his life in prison if convicted by a California jury or plead guilty and be released in two years.
By: Cindy Carcamo, Kate Mather and Dakota Smith, Los Angels Times, 11/15 /2016 –
Scores of communities across California and the nation over the last decade have declared themselves “sanctuary cities,”
By: Kate Mather and Cindy Chang, Los Angles Times, LOS ANGELES, 11/14/2016 –
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck said Monday that he has no plans to change the LAPD’s stance on immigration enforcement,
EASTON, Pa. (AP) 11/15 — A Pennsylvania man who spent four years in prison for beating his girlfriend at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is suing the casino for serving him too many free drinks before the assault.
JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 11/15 — Students left high school classrooms by the thousands, carrying their signs and their chanting voices into the streets of several U.S.
GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) 11/15 — Democratic mayors of major U.S. cities that have long had cool relationships with federal immigration officials say they’ll do all they can to protect residents from deportation,
SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press RENO, Nev. (AP) 11/15 — The gunfire had the makings for controversy when three white police officers shot a black man multiple times last year in a downtown Reno casino parking garage.
RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) 11/15 — After pulling his lifeless son from the car where the toddler had been left sweltering and alone for hours,