- Iranian national accused of making terroristic threats Updated: Aug-31-15 8:09 am
BAY ST. LOUIS, Mississippi - An Iranian national living in Louisiana is being held on terrorism related charges after he knocked a Mississippi deputy to the ground and claimed his vehicle contained explosives.
- Police: Man arrested after vandalizing Wetumpka gas station Updated: Aug-31-15 7:59 am
WETUMPKA, Alabama - A man was arrested after police said he went on a methamphetamine-fueled rampage at a convenience store.
- Baton Rouge man accused of setting vehicle on fire Updated: Aug-31-15 7:07 am
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Authorities accuse a Baton Rouge man of setting a vehicle on fire.
- Thai police award themselves $84K for arrest of bomb suspect Updated: Aug-31-15 7:04 am
BANGKOK - With much fanfare, Thai police had offered an $84,000 reward for tips leading to arrests in the Bangkok bombing. On Monday, they handed out the cash - to themselves.
- Spain to hand over US-Belgian arrested over blood diamonds Updated: Aug-31-15 6:34 am
MADRID - An American-Belgian businessman arrested for suspected involvement in enslavement and pillaging blood diamonds during Sierra Leone's civil war will be handed over shortly to Belgium, a Spanish court official said Monday.
- Suspect in ambush of Houston-area deputy due in court Updated: Aug-31-15 5:49 am
HOUSTON - The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a lengthy criminal record going back a decade, but never spent more than short stints in jail.
- Thai police seek 2 new suspects in Bangkok bombing probe Updated: Aug-31-15 5:31 am
BANGKOK - Thai police issued arrest warrants Monday for two more suspects, a Thai woman and a foreign man of unknown nationality, and released their images in the widening investigation into Bangkok's deadly bombing two weeks ago that yielded its first arrest over the weekend.
- Police: Man threatens officers with screwdriver at hospital Updated: Aug-31-15 4:43 am
WICHITA, Kansas - A 35-year-old man has been arrested after authorities say he tried to assault police officers with a screwdriver at a Wichita hospital.
- Police: 2 people arrested in death of girl, 2, in Carthage Updated: Aug-31-15 3:49 am
CARTHAGE, Missouri - Police have arrested two people in the death of a 2-year-old girl in Carthage.
- The Latest: Thai police get $84,000 reward in bombing probe Updated: Aug-31-15 3:43 am
BANGKOK - The latest on the investigation in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local):
- Fort Wayne man arrested in 1993 beating death of another man Updated: Aug-31-15 3:34 am
FORT WAYNE, Indiana - Police have arrested a Fort Wayne man in the beating death of another man in 1993.
- Police: 3 arrested on heroin-related drug charges in Salem Updated: Aug-31-15 3:32 am
SALEM, West Virginia - Authorities say three people have been arrested on heroin-related drug charges in Salem.
- Man arrested in attempted kidnapping of girl, 3, in Lincoln Updated: Aug-31-15 2:22 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A 33-year-old man has been arrested in the attempted kidnapping of a 3-year-old girl in Lincoln.
- Dozens of Venezuelan shot by police amid crime crackdown Updated: Aug-31-15 12:07 am
MARACAY, Venezuela - Workers in the industrial complex had been hiding in bathrooms and closets for hours when the shooting stopped. The last of the four suspected thieves, a slightly built man in yellow rain boots, surrendered on the roof, crying out, "Jesus saves!"
- Woman arrested after police say she drowned twin boys in tub Updated: Aug-30-15 11:25 pm
AVONDALE, Arizona - A 22-year-mother has been arrested on charges that she drowned her 2-year-old twin sons in a bathtub on Sunday, police said.
- Governor: Boko Haram kills 56 in remote part of Borno State Updated: Aug-30-15 9:58 pm
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - Islamic extremist group Boko Haram killed 56 villagers in a remote area, the governor of Borno State of the region said Sunday, as the government warned that the extremists are trying to extend their violent campaign
- La cold case murder trial can use evidence in 2 Miss cases Updated: Aug-30-15 7:25 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Prosecutors may use evidence about the disappearances of two Mississippi women when Felix Vail is tried in his first wife's death, the Louisiana Supreme Court has said.
- Man who lives near daycare arrested on child pornography charges Updated: Aug-30-15 7:01 pm
COLUMBIA, Maryland - Maryland State Police have arrested a man who lives in the same building as a daycare center on child pornography charges.
- Man accused of exposing himself in Albuquerque park in jail Updated: Aug-30-15 6:43 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Police have arrested a man accused of inappropriately touching himself in front of children at an Albuquerque park.
- Police: Man injured after stabbing at NYC bus terminal Updated: Aug-30-15 5:22 pm
NEW YORK - A New York City man has been arrested on an attempted murder charge after police say he stabbed another man during an argument at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan.
- Md. woman charged with fatally stabbing a man Updated: Aug-30-15 3:22 pm
BALTIMORE - Baltimore police have arrested a 29-year-old woman accused of fatally stabbing a man to death in Coppin Heights.
- Swaziland: Festival continues despite calls to mourn dancers Updated: Aug-30-15 3:16 pm
JOHANNESBURG - Thousands of young women and girls danced and sang before their king in Swaziland's most famous traditional festival on Sunday, despite calls to cancel the reed dance after dozens of participants died in a car crash.
- Teen driver arrested on suspicion of attempted murder Updated: Aug-30-15 1:50 pm
LONGMONT, Colorado - A 16-year-old boy is facing attempted murder and assault charges after Longmont police say the teen crashed a sport utility vehicle into a car and tried to stab the occupants.
- 8 Vermont safety officials charged with impaired driving Updated: Aug-30-15 12:59 pm
BURLINGTON, Vermont - Law enforcement officials and prosecutors in Vermont say they are troubled by the number of public safety works who have been charged with impaired driving this year.
- Palmer man arrested after house fire related to meth lab Updated: Aug-30-15 12:29 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers say they have arrested a Palmer man after a house fire related to a methamphetamine lab.