Daily Archives: May 2, 2017

May Day protests: Rioters throw full cans of Pepsi at Oregon police

Authorities in Oregon arrested 25 May Day protesters Monday after they allegedly threw rocks, lead balls and full cans of Pepsi at police. Continue reading

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Afghan officials: Suicide attack on convoy kills at least 4

Afghan officials say that at least four people have been killed in a suicide car bomb attack in the capital Kabul. Continue reading

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Chicago police shooting: 3 held for questioning after 2 officers wounded in ambush

Two Chicago police officers were shot while inside their covert vehicle on Tuesday night when they came upon a gang street battle and the rival groups of thugs turned their weapons on the cops. Continue reading

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US warns on sanctions over Venezuela’s move on constitution

The Trump administration is warning that it might impose more sanctions on Venezuelan officials over President Nicolas Maduro’s push to rewrite the constitution amid an escalating political crisis with near-daily demonstrations calling for his ouster. Continue reading

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US warns Venezuela with sanctions over Maduro’s call to rewrite constitution

The Trump administration is warning that it might impose more sanctions on Venezuelan officials over President Nicolas Maduro’s push to rewrite the constitution amid an escalating political crisis with near-daily demonstrations calling for his ouster. Continue reading

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Malaysian family sue Honda, Takata in US over air bag defect

A Malaysian man has sued Honda and the Takata Corp. for wrongful death after his wife was killed in a car accident that left shrapnel from a defective air bag part lodged in her skull. Continue reading

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Chicago Police say 2 officers shot during an “encounter”

Chicago police say two officers have been shot and wounded during an incident on the city’s Southwest Side. Continue reading

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Haiti’s main international airport flooded by downpour

The terminal at the Haitian capital’s international airport has been flooded after a sustained downpour transformed some low-lying Port-au-Prince streets into brown rivers. Continue reading

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NATO convoy targeted in Kabul suicide bombing, at least 4 dead

Buildings shook along with a resounding bang early Wednesday morning as a suicide bomber detonated near the US embassy and a NATO compound in the heart of Kabul, Afghanistan. Continue reading

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The Latest: Sterling’s aunt calls for justice at vigil

The Latest on the Justice Department’s decision not to charge two officers in the shooting death of Alton Sterling (all times local): 8 p.m. Continue reading

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Woman sentenced for burning ex-boyfriend with sulfuric acid

A D.C. Continue reading

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Boy says twin brother suspected in shooting was angry

The twin brother of a teenager charged with helping his friend plot to kill a 14-year-old girl said Tuesday that their parents’ divorce upset his brother and made him an angry person. Continue reading

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Balch Springs police shooting: Officer who shot Jordan Edwards fired

The suburban Dallas police officer who shot and killed a 15-year-old high school freshman over the weekend has been fired, authorities announced Tuesday. Continue reading

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UN marks first World Tuna Day with calls to conserve it

The United Nations is marking the first World Tuna Day with calls to conserve one of the globe’s most popular fish to be caught and eaten. Continue reading

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Manhunt on after 2 Chicago police officers shot

Two Chicago police officers were shot during an encounter Tuesday night, a police spokesman said on Twitter. Continue reading

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2 Chicago police officer shot, listed in serious condition

Two Chicago police officers were shot during an encounter Tuesday night, a police spokesman said on Twitter. Continue reading

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Timeline: Events related to Alton Sterling’s death

Federal prosecutors have decided not to bring charges against two white Baton Rouge police officers, Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake II, in the July 2016 fatal shooting of Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old black man, outside a convenience store where he had … Continue reading

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Press group: Mexico among most risky places for reporters

A report by a journalism watchdog group underlines that Mexico is one of the most dangerous countries in the world for journalists, a place where the few cases in which killers go to jail have not made a dent in such violence. Continue reading

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Alton Sterling case: DOJ will not charge officers in fatal shooting, reports say

The Justice Department will not charge the two Baton Rouge officers involved in the shooting death of Alton Sterling that was captured on cellphone video, according to a report Tuesday by The Associated Press. Continue reading

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Bodies of missing US-Canadian couple found in Belize

Authorities in Belize say the bodies of an American man and a Canadian woman have been found nearly a week after the couple went missing. Continue reading

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Supreme Court may be next for school board prayer case

A federal appeals court has refused to reconsider its ruling allowing student-led prayer at school board meetings in Texas. Continue reading

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New $10G reward offered for info on missing 5-year-old California boy

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a $10,000 reward Tuesday for information to help authorities locate a 5-year-old boy who has been missing since April 22. Continue reading

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Deadly Colorado home explosion blamed on small gas pipeline

The deadly home explosion in Firestone was caused by gas that entered the home through a cut, abandoned flow line from a well, investigators announced Tuesday. Continue reading

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Reward offered as LA County officials search for missing boy

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved a $10,000 reward for information that helps authorities locate a 5-year-old boy missing since April 22. Continue reading

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US: American names ‘unmasked’ in 3,900 surveillance reports

The identities of Americans swept up in U.S. government surveillance programs were included in more than 3,900 reports distributed last year by the National Security Agency. Continue reading

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Colgate University official suspended after lockdown over black student with glue gun

A Colgate University campus safety director has been placed on leave while officials review a lockdown prompted by a black student carrying a glue gun for an art project. Continue reading

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4 more suspects plead not guilty in Jamaican lottery scam

Four more Jamaicans charged in the U.S. in what authorities say is a multimillion-dollar lottery scam pleaded not guilty in federal court in North Dakota on Tuesday. Continue reading

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Judge: Giuliani seems dismissive of Iran sanctions case

A judge says former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani (joo-lee-AH’-nee) and a former U.S. attorney general seem dismissive of serious charges lodged against a prominent Turkish businessman they’ve been hired to represent. Continue reading

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Funeral home denies refusing gay man’s cremation

A south Mississippi funeral home went back on an agreement to cremate an 86-year-old man after he died and paperwork showed he was gay, according to a lawsuit in state court. Continue reading

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Pennsylvania lawmaker shuts down internet troll by calling his grandmother

Before you post something on a public website, you might want to consider whether it’s something you’d say in front of your grandmother. Continue reading

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Milwaukee jail death shines spotlight on divisive sheriff

A lengthy inquest into the dehydration death of a Milwaukee inmate raised troubling questions about how Sheriff David Clarke manages the county jail, just as the White House is said to be considering the tough-talking lawman for a job. Continue reading

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IS defendant to remain in jail after watching terrorism show

A young man convicted of trying to join the Islamic State group will remain in custody until a judge decides whether he violated probation by watching a documentary on terrorism. Continue reading

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Alexandria Green: Amber Alert issued for 5-year-old Florida girl

A Florida Amber Alert has been issued for a 5-year-old girl. Continue reading

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Missouri could see new flood dangers as storm approaches

Rising river in St. Louis is threatening to flood over 1,000 homes as more rain is forecast Continue reading

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Autopsy: Man shot, killed by detective had multiple wounds

A North Carolina medical examiner’s report says a man who was shot and killed by an undercover detective in January suffered multiple gunshot wounds. Continue reading

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One small battle could lead to massive strategic loss in Afghanistan

About an hour after the sun rose on Friday, some 200 Afghan soldiers – two companies belonging to the 5th Battalion, 7th Brigade of the Afghan Border Police – holding court in Zibak District of Badakhshan Province in the far northeastern corner of Afghanistan were barraged from all four sides by an estimated 1,500 terrorists. Continue reading

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New van aims to help police analyze weapons at crime scenes

National officials are rolling out a new van that will enable detectives to test-fire weapons and rapidly analyze bullets and shell casings recovered at crime scenes rather than sending them to labs and waiting days for results. Continue reading

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Official says Justice will aggressively pursue hate crimes

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is committed to prosecuting those who commit religious hate crimes, a Justice Department official said Tuesday as Democratic senators questioned whether the Trump administration’s rhetoric and policies have contributed to… Continue reading

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NJ florist stole flowers from cemetery, police say

A florist caught on camera stealing flowers from a New Jersey cemetery told police she was just trying to “tidy up.” Continue reading

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Hundreds march at American University after noose incident

Hundreds of students have been marching at American University in Washington a day after bananas were found hanging from string in the shape of nooses on campus. Continue reading

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Ex-student pleads to California school rampage that killed 7

A disgruntled former nursing student has pleaded no contest to killing seven people at a Northern California vocational college and will spend the rest of his life in prison. Continue reading

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Woman ‘priest’ ordained in North Carolina by controversial rebel group

A second woman has been ordained a priest by a controversial group in North Carolina. Continue reading

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Baby Chance’s dad sentenced to 45 years in prison

Today should mark the beginning of closure for baby Chance Walsh’s grandparents, but they say they walk away with even more heartache and a loss that will never be filled. Continue reading

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Walter Scott shooting: SC ex-cop pleads guilty to civil rights violation

A former South Carolina police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black man pleaded guilty Tuesday to violating the civil rights of the man he killed in 2015, in a move that could bring jail time. Continue reading

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Ex-FBI translator marries ISIS fighter she was ordered to investigate, court documents show

A former FBI translater with top secret security clearance traveled to Syria in 2014 to marry an ISIS leader she was ordered to investigate, court documents revealed. Continue reading

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AP News Guide: How did things get so bad in Venezuela?

After years of steady economic decline, Venezuela is in the grips of the deepest crisis of its recent history. Continue reading

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Powerful Saudi prince says no space for dialogue with Iran

Saudi Arabia’s deputy crown prince says there is no space for dialogue with rival Iran due to its Shiite ambitions “to control the Islamic world.” In a rare television interview aired Tuesday on multiple Saudi TV channels, Mohammed bin Salman offered a… Continue reading

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Racing pigeon owner receives probation for killing hawks

A second Connecticut racing pigeon enthusiast has been sentenced to a year of probation for his role in capturing and killing federally protected hawks. Continue reading

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Putin: US election meddling accusations are ‘simply rumors’

Russian President Vladimir Putin insisted on Tuesday that accusations of Russia meddling in the United States presidential election were “simply rumors,” despite U.S. intelligence officials saying they have definitive evidence that links Moscow to the … Continue reading

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Indiana convenience store clerk hospitalized after brutal beating, robbery

A convenience store clerk in Muncie is in the hospital after a brutal beating and robbery. Continue reading

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