By NICHOLAS RICCARDIAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio is gearing up for what he expects will be the toughest of his five re-election campaigns.
He is facing a determined effort from immigration rights activists to push him out. A ruling may come any day in a lawsuit that
By DENISE LAVOIEAP Legal Affairs Writer
BOSTON (AP) - Revelations by a chemist that she was in charge of quality control at a crime lab which was shut down by state police last month because of her alleged mishandling of drug samples could lead to large numbers of drug convictions being
By COLLEEN LONG and TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A heavily tattooed homeless man with a history of violence was arrested Thursday on charges he retaliated against a 73-year-old birdwatcher who took a compromising photo of him by brutally raping her in broad daylight in a normally
LOS ANGELES (AP) - It was a money monsoon when a pair of suspected bank robbers with the cops hot on their trail wove through the streets of South Los Angeles in a stolen SUV, raining money out the windows to the delight of passers-by.
Wednesday's cash shower quickly ended when another vehicle
SAGINAW, Mich. (AP) - Michigan authorities said Wednesday that they have cleared six Saginaw police officers in the fatal shooting of a homeless, mentally ill man in a parking lot.
Saginaw County Prosecutor Michael D. Thomas joined state officials at a Saginaw news conference to announce the
SPOKANE, Wash. – Spokane Police responded to a report of shots fired Wednesday afternoon in the area of 33rd Ave. and Thor St.
Police tell us that a man on a scooter opened fire as he drove by that intersection, yelling racial slurs at three teenagers walking by.
The shooter then
BALTIMORE (AP) - Authorities say a man has been shot in the student center on the campus of Morgan State University. Police say the gunman is still at large.
Baltimore and Morgan State University police say the shooting was reported about 4:50 p.m. Wednesday. Baltimore police say the victim was not
By CHARLES WILSONAssociated Press
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A blood sample from an Indianapolis police officer accused of drunken driving and causing a fatal crash can be used as evidence in the criminal case against him, an appeals court ruled Wednesday, overturning a lower court ruling barring the
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Suspected bank robbers fleeing county sheriff's deputies hurled cash from a speeding SUV on Wednesday, drawing people into the streets until a pickup blocked their path and they had to surrender.
In a bizarre scene followed by TV helicopters, a large crowd pressed in as
By ALEX KATZ and COLLEEN LONGAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A 73-year-old birdwatcher told police she was raped in Central Park Wednesday in broad daylight, possibly by a man angered because she photographed him exposing himself there.
The woman told investigators the man asked, "Do you