- Police use stun gun on suspect during campus disturbance Updated: Oct-07-15 4:31 am
HUNTINGTON, West Virginia - Police have arrested a man who officers say caused a disturbance on the Marshall University campus while possibly intoxicated.
- Police: 16 arrested, 8 firearms recovered in gang sweep Updated: Oct-07-15 4:19 am
WORCESTER, Massachusetts - Police say 16 gang members and associates have been arrested on firearms charges after a months-long investigation.
- 10 men arrested in undercover child sex sting in Connecticut Updated: Oct-07-15 4:14 am
FAIRFIELD, Connecticut - Police say 10 men have been arrested in Connecticut after they came to a house intending to have sex with a 12-year-old girl or a 13-year-old boy.
- Online gamer gets a year in prison in UConn 'swatting' case Updated: Oct-07-15 4:11 am
NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - A Wethersfield man has been sentenced after pleading guilty to taking part in a series of hoax emergency calls at the University of Connecticut and other schools, intended to draw responders, such as SWAT units and bomb squads.
- Former Shaw School District employee arrested Updated: Oct-07-15 4:10 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - The state auditor's office says a former transportation director for the Shaw School District has been arrested after being indicted for embezzlement.
- Palestinians: Israel to destroy homes of militants Updated: Oct-07-15 3:28 am
RAMALLAH, West Bank - A relative of one of five Palestinians arrested by Israel over the killing of an Israeli couple in the West Bank says troops took measurements of their homes in an apparent prelude to demolishing them.
- 4 arrested in connection with Sydney police worker's killing Updated: Oct-07-15 1:30 am
SYDNEY - Police arrested four people during a series of raids Wednesday in connection with the slaying of a civilian police worker, which officials have said they believe was linked to terrorism.
- Police: Man killed mother, desecrated body Updated: Oct-07-15 12:56 am
FREMONT, California - A Fremont man suspected of killing his mother last week told detectives he hit the retired teacher over the head with an ax, shot her in the back at least four times, and then sliced her chest open with a knife.
- 2 Connecticut police officers arrested after August incident Updated: Oct-06-15 11:28 pm
DARIEN, Connecticut - Two Darien police officers have been arrested and placed on administrative leave after being arrested by Connecticut State Police on misdemeanor charges.
- 12-year-old arrested for bringing inoperable gun to school Updated: Oct-06-15 10:39 pm
GRANITE FALLS, Washington - A 12-year-old boy has been arrested for bringing an inoperable gun to a middle school about 40 miles northeast of Seattle.
- AP INVESTIGATION: Nuclear smugglers sought terrorist buyers Updated: Oct-06-15 9:08 pm
CHISINAU, Moldova - The Associated Press has learned that gangs with Russian ties are driving a thriving black market in nuclear materials in eastern Europe, often with the explicit intent of connecting sellers to Middle Eastern extremist groups.
- 4 arrested in central Wisconsin heroin death Updated: Oct-06-15 9:04 pm
FRIENDSHIP, Wisconsin - Four people are under arrest in connection with a heroin overdose death in central Wisconsin last spring.
- DA: Robbery during marijuana sale led to killing Updated: Oct-06-15 8:53 pm
BROCKTON, Massachusetts - A 22-year-old Abington man has been charged in the shooting death of a Brockton man during an attempted robbery.
- Handcuffed man crashes through window, dies after 40-ft fall Updated: Oct-06-15 8:50 pm
ATLANTA - A handcuffed man seeking to avoid arrest died after crashing head-first through the third-floor window glass of a downtown Atlanta office building and falling 40 feet to the ground, authorities said Tuesday.
- Wisconsin school bus driver arrested for suspected OWI Updated: Oct-06-15 8:40 pm
TOWN OF WATERFORD, Wisconsin - A school bus driver in southeastern Wisconsin has been arrested on suspicion of OWI after driving the bus into a cornfield.
- Ex-UN General Assembly head among 6 held in bribery scheme Updated: Oct-06-15 8:02 pm
NEW YORK - A former president of the United Nations General Assembly turned the world body into a "platform for profit" by accepting over $1 million in bribes from a billionaire Chinese real estate mogul and other businesspeople to pave the way for lucrative investments, a prosecutor charged Tuesday.
- Defense lawyer: White officer targeted black NBA player Updated: Oct-06-15 7:26 pm
NEW YORK - A white police officer singled out a black professional basketball player as he filed out of a trendy nightclub this year, sparking a confrontation that resulted in the player's arrest and a season-ending leg fracture, a defense lawyer told jurors Tuesday.
- Chinese billionaire finds himself at center of a new scandal Updated: Oct-06-15 7:11 pm
NEW YORK - For the second time in three decades, a billionaire Chinese real estate mogul is central to a scandal over whether his money was used to buy influence in the United States.
- Cops: Teen pulled gun on college student, prompting lockdown Updated: Oct-06-15 7:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA - A teenager pulled a gun on a student outside a community college building Tuesday, prompting a campus lockdown and police search and leading to the teen's arrest, police said.
- Western Kansas man charged in fatal shooting Updated: Oct-06-15 6:46 pm
COLDWATER, Kansas - A 42-year-old western Kansas man has been charged in a fatal shooting.
- Connecticut university student arrested over mac and cheese Updated: Oct-06-15 6:45 pm
STORRS, Connecticut - A University of Connecticut student faces criminal charges over a confrontation with a campus food court manager who wouldn't let him buy macaroni and cheese with bacon and jalapeno peppers.
- Police arrest man who posed as Mormon 'pastor' to cash check Updated: Oct-06-15 6:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Authorities say a Philadelphia man has been arrested on charges that he posed as a so-called Mormon "pastor" to cash a refund check intended for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
- Police: Man stole bulldozer, used it to damage building Updated: Oct-06-15 6:24 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A Colorado man is in custody in South Dakota after law enforcement authorities accused him of stealing a bulldozer and using it to damage a building and destroy a pickup truck.
- LAPD: Rap group posted video of gun flashed near officer Updated: Oct-06-15 6:24 pm
LOS ANGELES - A video posted online that shows someone flash a loaded gun while filming a police officer is an attempt at publicity from an old hip-hop group looking to find new relevance, but it has still led to an investigation and at least one arrest, Los Angeles police said Tuesday.
- Mother arrested, accused of stabbing 3 year old child Updated: Oct-06-15 5:48 pm
GULFPORT, Mississippi - A 26-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly stabbing her 3-year-old child in the abdomen.