MATTHEW BARAKAT, Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) 09/28 — A Syrian national pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal charges for his role in a scheme that hacked computers and targeted perceived enemies of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
JULIE WATSON, ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) 10/01 — Police released two videos Friday showing an officer fatally shooting an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb and said they hoped showing the footage would ease escalating tensions.
BEACH HAVEN, N.J. (AP) 09/30 — Police say a 59-year-old man who wore a bikini fashioned out of see-through plastic wrap on a New Jersey beach is facing a criminal charge.
MARK STEVENSON, Associated Press Writer MEXICO CITY (AP) 09/30 — The sons of imprisoned drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman were likely behind a brazen ambush on a military convoy using grenades and high-powered guns that left five soldiers dead and 10 wounded on Friday,
MATTHEW DALY, ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 09/27 — Republican senators pressed FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday about whether anything more could have been done to prevent recent acts of extremist violence,
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) 09/30 — Police in Charlotte say they will release all of the dashcam and body camera video from the fatal shooting of a black man that sparked in riots in the city.
MORGAN LEE, Associated Press SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) 10/01 — On the opening day of a special legislative session, efforts to institute tougher criminal sentences and bring back the death penalty to New Mexico took center stage in the Republican-controlled House of Representatives,
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 10/01 — A federal jury has awarded a Connecticut family thousands of dollars in damages after their dog was killed by two police officers in 2006.
The Associated Press EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) 10/01 — A moment-by-moment breakdown of events shown in two videos released Friday showing an El Cajon, California,
FRANCES D’EMILIO, Associated Press ROME (AP) 09/30 — Police investigating suspected Italian mobsters for cocaine trafficking discovered two Van Gogh paintings hidden in a farmhouse near Naples,
ANNE D’INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) 09/30 More sophisticated cameras. Security robots. Customers feeling shaken by recent attacks at U.S.
BILL BARROW, Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) 09/30 — The killing of a black man by a Charlotte police officer, and the sometimes violent protests that followed,
DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 09/29 — Fourteen-year-old Malik Causey loved the way gangs took what they wanted from people on the street,
SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 09/29 — A lawyer for a white Oklahoma police officer accused of manslaughter in an unarmed black man’s death says she was so hyper-focused on the situation that she didn’t hear other officers arrive on the scene or even the deadly gunshot she fired from her handgun.
By ELLIOT SPAGAT & AMY TAXIN, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 09/29 — U.S. authorities twice tried to deport a black man who was fatally shot by police in a San Diego suburb this week but his native Uganda refused to take him.
DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 09/29 — A Cambridge University study of British and U.S. police shows a 93 percent decrease in the number of complaints made against officers when they are using body cameras — pivotal findings that suggest the simple devices could reduce conflicts between police and the public.
PARIS (AP) 09/28 — European police agency Europol says the threat from ransomware has now eclipsed other forms of online theft, a sign of how quickly the computer-scrambling software has found favor in the electronic underworld.
(AP) For more than a decade, members of a little-known group called the Pain Care Forum have blanketed Washington with messages about prescription painkillers’
JULIE WATSON and BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) 09/29 — The fatal police shooting of a black man who drew something from his pocket and extended his hands in a “shooting stance”
KATE BRUMBACK and JAY REEVES, Associated Press TOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) 09/29 — A volunteer firefighter stopped a teenager who shot two students and a teacher outside a South Carolina elementary school after killing his father at their home,