NEW YORK (AP) 12/28 — A 60-year-old man who was kicked and punched while defending his partner during a $1 mugging on Christmas Eve has died.
By RYAN TARINELLI ,Associated Press MONSEY, N.Y. (AP) 12/29 — A man stabbed five people as they gathered to celebrate Hanukkah at a rabbi’s home in an Orthodox Jewish community north of New York City,
By ED WHITE, DETROIT (AP) 12/27 — The family of a Detroit teenager who crashed an all-terrain vehicle and died after he was shot with a Taser has reached a $12 million settlement in a lawsuit against state troopers,
TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 12/28 — For Florida, the 2010s were a decade of high-profile mass shootings: at a nightclub, a high school,
By LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press 12/28 – The first one occurred 19 days into the new year when a man used an ax to kill four family members including his infant daughter.
BALTIMORE (AP) 12/27 — Baltimore broke its annual per capita homicide record after reaching 342 killings Friday.
With just over 600,000 residents, the city hit a historically high homicide rate of about 57 per 100,000 people after recent relentless gunfire saw eight people shot — three fatally — in one day and nine others — one fatally — another day.
By ALEXANDRA JAFFE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 12/24— Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg cut ties with a contractor that used prisoners to make calls for his presidential campaign,
By DAVID PORTER, Associated Press JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) 12/17 — As rain poured down Tuesday, thousands of police officers lined the streets of Jersey City to honor a detective killed last week in what officials are calling a domestic terrorism attack that also left three civilians dead.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) 12/16 — Hours after the police chief in Vermont’s largest city resigned over using a fake social media account to heckle a critic,
By SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 12/17 — An Oklahoma man is just days away from walking out of prison after a federal judge decided he has spent 35 years in prison for a kidnapping and murder that evidence indicates he likely didn’t commit,
By ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 12/18 — The chief judge of a secretive surveillance court said Tuesday that the FBI provided “unsupported” information when it applied to eavesdrop on a former Trump campaign adviser and directed the bureau to report back by next month on what steps it was taking to fix the problems.
By JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 12/12 — A 21-year-old man has confessed to killing a Houston-area police sergeant during a traffic stop earlier this week and is charged with capital murder,
By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 12/12 — Ten former NFL players were charged in a multimillion-dollar scheme to defraud the league’s health care benefit program by submitting false claims for medical equipment,
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) 12/12 — An Arkansas police officer who was fatally shot as he sat in his patrol car has been remembered for his integrity,
By MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 12/12 — An 18-year-old Barnard College freshman from Virginia was fatally stabbed in a park near the school’s campus in New York City.
By MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) 12/13 — A 13-year-old suspect has been arrested in the fatal stabbing of an 18-year-old Barnard College freshman,
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) 11/29 — Police say a Georgia woman fired a gun into a KFC after learning her order lacked napkins and a fork.
CHICAGO (AP) 11/29 — A Chicago police officer is being investigated for body-slamming a man who spat on his face, authorities said Friday.
Police said the 29-year-old man was hospitalized following the incident Thursday afternoon.
By JILL LAWLESS and DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 11/29 — A man wearing a fake explosive vest stabbed several people in London Friday in what police are treating as a terrorist attack before being tackled by members of the public and then fatally shot by officers on London Bridge,
WILLIS, Texas (AP) 11/19 — Authorities say a guard fatally shot a person suspected of trying to rob an armored truck at a bank north of Houston and another suspect remains on the run.