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Mar 25 2017

SF police arrest suspect in Sacramento quad homicide

Investigators identified Vasquez-Oliva as a suspect and he was subsequently detained by San Francisco police in the area of Pierce Street and Golden Gate Avenue. Police...

Mar 24 2017

Louisiana sheriff's deputy is shot and killed while investigating a rape

Louisiana State Police are investigating a deadly shooting involving a Baton Rouge deputy. The incident was reported by the girl's mother, who said she was a friend o...

Mar 22 2017

Former teacher may have planned alleged abduction of teen, police say

Cummins is he's sort given up his life at this point", Maury County Sheriff Bucky Rowland told ABC News . Her family and friends had a candlelight vigil Saturday night ...

Mar 21 2017

TBI urges vigilance as search continues for Middle Tenn. girl

Then, nothing. Investigators say they have received 250 tips from 24 states, but not enough information to tighten the dragnet despite a multistate manhunt and Cummins's ...

Mar 21 2017

Trump administration issues list claiming unsafe immigrants released by sanctuary cities

ICE says since local law enforcement agencies don't notify the feds when a detainer is not honored, the list includes declined detainers ICE personnel learned of during t...

Mar 21 2017

David Rockefeller dies aged 101

David Rockefeller, the famed banker and philanthropist, died Monday at age 101, according to a spokesperson for the Rockefeller Brothers Fund . He was considered the wor...

Mar 21 2017

Houston Police Chief says missing Tom Brady jerseys were found in Mexico

Houston police chief Art Acevedo proudly congratulated his team on finding the jersey, but was equally quick to say it wasn't a "top priority" in a city with violent cri...

Mar 19 2017

White House intruder: Jonathan Tran jumped three barriers

A person was arrested Saturday morning after jumping over a bike rack in front of the White House, two law enforcement officials told CNN . He's now in Palm Beach, Fla.a...

Mar 19 2017

Bound to happen: 1 vs 16 matchup inches closer to an upset

Villanova couldn't event out of the first weekend following a season in which they ran the table to win the title. Sparked by the guard play of Miles Wilson and Elijah Lo...

Mar 18 2017

Suspect involved in EMT murder arrested

The man put the ambulance into reverse, striking Arroyo, who fell and got caught beneath the wheels, police said. Tragic EMT Yadira Arroyo and her partner Monique Will...

Mar 17 2017

Ralph Shortey, Oklahoma Lawmaker, Hit With Child Prostitution Charges

A senior member of Donald Trump's Oklahoma campaign team is being investigated after he was found in a motel room with a teenage boy, police said. An arrest warrant w...

Mar 16 2017

U.S. attorney for NY's northern district to stay on until June

Other topics Sessions discussed during his speech included introducing a Justice Department task force on crime reduction and public safety, and stepping up prosecution...

Mar 15 2017

Rare visitor to Chicago this winter is coming: Snow

Instead of a northwest or westerly wind giving West Michigan lake effect snow, an opposite wind from the east and northeast will deliver heavy lake effect snow on the o...

Mar 14 2017

Whole Foods Expands Listeria Vulto Creamery Cheese Recall

Distribution. If you purchased these cheeses from these stores, do not eat them. None of the cheeses now linked to the outbreak were sold at Whole Foods, and the grocery ...

Mar 13 2017

US sending 400 troops to bolster Raqa offensive

But Turkey's determination to also push back the Kurds is alienating the other big players in Syria " Russia and the United States " and threatens to undermine the fi...

Mar 13 2017

Pennsylvania 3-year-old dies in house fire caused by hoverboard

She was pronounced dead about 11:32 a.m. Saturday at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Salisbury Township. Ashanti Hughes suffered burns over 95 percent of her body in a fire t...

Mar 13 2017

MI bounces Gophers from Big Ten tournament

They were pretty good when the season began and they defeated Marquette and SMU on consecutive nights in November. Wisconsin entered having won three consecutive game...

Mar 12 2017

Sunny Today, Rain Tonight, Turning Colder (And Spring Foward)

The high temperature in Milwaukee on Thursday was 40 degrees, which is the normal high temperature in the city on March 9, according to the weather service. The low at ...

Mar 11 2017

Alaska Airlines to add direct flight from NO to San Francisco

All the mainline flights on Alaska's new routes will use aircraft from the "A320 family", which is the type used by Virgin America. Alaska will begin operating the new ...

Mar 10 2017

JCCs request more help from White House in tackling bomb threats

Jewish institutions this year. A Jewish community center in West Hartford received a bomb threat by email Wednesday morning. Devorah Halberstam founded the museum w...