GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 10/27 — Oregon’s top civil rights lawyer filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against his boss and others in the state Department of Justice after learning that his colleagues surveilled his Twitter account because one of his posts turned up in a search for the Black Lives Matter hashtag.
BREE FOWLER, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) 10/24— A massive internet attack that paralyzed Twitter, Netflix and other services is being blamed on a specific kind of malware designed to harness the power of ordinary consumer devices.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) 10/24 — A Kansas City-area man is accused of duping dozens of women into having sex with him on camera as “rehearsal”
LOS ANGELES (AP) 10/27 — Los Angeles police are investigating a pre-dawn attack that destroyed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame less than two weeks before the election.
BRADY McCOMBS and LINDSAY WHITEHURST, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) 10/27 — Students at Brigham Young University who report sexual assault will no longer be investigated for possible violations of the strict honor code that bans drinking and premarital sex,
ANDREW SELSKY, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) 10/27 — A South Korean man flown to the U.S. 37 years ago and adopted by an American couple at age 3 has been ordered deported back to a country that is completely alien to him.
TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) 10/27 — Prosecutors in Massachusetts say an off-duty sheriff’s deputy was justified in fatally shooting a man who went on a stabbing rampage in a mall restaurant.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 10/27 — The search for an Oklahoma man wanted in a string of killings, shootings and carjackings is entering its fourth day,
LOS ANGELES (AP) 10/25 — Activists are suing Los Angeles police and prosecutors, arguing that sweeping gang injunctions violate the civil rights of thousands of people.
JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 10/25 — The longtime sheriff of metropolitan Phoenix has been charged with criminal contempt-of-court for ignoring a judge’s order in a racial-profiling case,
LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 10/26 — If there was ever an issue underscoring the differences between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, it’s gun rights.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) 10/26 — A Pakistani investigator says the police have arrested National Geographic’s famed green-eyed ‘Afghan Girl’ for having a fake Pakistani identity card.
ALANNA DURKIN RICHER and BEN FINLEY, Associated Press ROANOKE, Va. (AP) 10/26 — The man who authorities say fatally shot a former co-worker and wounded three others before killing himself at a rail car factory in Virginia was described by neighbors as a good friend and hard worker who showed no signs of violence.
CAIRO (AP) 10/26 — An Egyptian court has upheld life sentences against the top leader of the country’s now outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group and 36 others,
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 10/26 — A now-retired Connecticut police sergeant says in a newly released incident report that he kicked a handcuffed man in the head because the man refused to stop spitting blood at him.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) 10/26 — Hungarian authorities say that a police officer was killed during an attempted home search in the village of Bony, near the western city of Gyor.
ELAINE GANLEY, Associated Press CALAIS, France (AP) 10/26 — French authorities declared the Calais migrant camp known as “the jungle,” empty on Wednesday, after fires set by departing migrants accelerated plans to evacuate people from the burgeoning slum.
MEXICO CITY (AP) 10/26 — A federal judge in Mexico has ordered that a once-fugitive police chief be held on charges of kidnapping in the disappearance of 43 students.
CARA ANNA, Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) 10/26 — Until last week, no country had withdrawn from the International Criminal Court. Now, three African states — South Africa,
SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 10/26 — Authorities say the Oklahoma man who has been wanted since Sunday in a string of violent crimes,