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  • Violent arrest by Baltimore police officer caught on video

    Violent arrest by Baltimore police officer caught on video
    A South Baltimore man filed a lawsuit Monday against a city police officer, accusing the officer of punching him repeatedly during a June arrest — an incident that was captured on video. Kollin Truss and Officer Vincent E. Cosom argued a few...
  • Three charged after stabbing outside Emmaus bar

    Three people have been charged in connection with a fight outside an Emmaus bar that led to a stabbing last month. Borough police say Daniel Hobart Merritt, 29, of the first block of South Lea Street, Macungie, stabbed Jordan Pagan, 25, of the 500...
  • Arizona's Jonathan Dwyer arrested in domestic assault case

    Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault for two incidents that involved a 27-year-old woman and his 18-month-old child at his home in July, Phoenix police said Wednesday afternoon. Dwyer was...
  • City to pay $63K to woman police shocked with Taser

    City to pay $63K to woman police shocked with Taser
    Baltimore's spending panel approved a $63,000 payment Wednesday to settle a police brutality lawsuit filed by a woman shocked with a Taser in 2012. The lawsuit concerns the events of April 30, 2012, when Ashley Overbey called Baltimore police to...
  • Police: Two men charged in Allentown robbery

    Police: Two men charged in Allentown robbery
    Allentown police have charged two men with robbery and assault after a holdup early Saturday, according to Lehigh County Court records. Jared Steel Vansolkema, 23, and Adrian Tosado, 21, are charged in the robbery that happened around 2:20 a.m. in the...
  • Rapper Gucci Mane gets 3 more years in prison

    ATLANTA Rapper Gucci Mane pleaded guilty Monday to assaulting a fan who wanted a picture with him. Fulton County Superior Court Judge Tom Campbell sentenced Mane, whose given name is Radric Davis, to three years in prison for hitting an Army staff...
  • Dwyer of NFL's Arizona Cardinals arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

    PHOENIX (Reuters) - Detectives in Phoenix arrested Jonathan Dwyer, a running back with the NFL's Arizona Cardinals, on charges of aggravated assault in connection with two alleged incidents of domestic violence in late July, a police spokesman said on...
  • BBC complains to Russia after news crew attacked

    LONDON (Reuters) - British broadcaster the BBC has lodged a formal protest with Russian authorities, saying one of its news crews was attacked while looking into reports Russian soldiers had been killed near Ukraine's border. Unidentified men assaulted...
  • NFL's Jonathan Dwyer arrested amid tumult over off-field incidents

    The NFL’s tumult deepened Wednesday with the arrest of Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer in connection with a domestic violence case, hours after two other players, Adrian Peterson and Greg Hardy, were placed on indefinite leave by their...
  • Cardinals' Dwyer arrested, deactivated

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: updates with more details Cardinals' Dwyer arrested, deactivated Another NFL player is facing assault allegations after an arrest by Phoenix police. Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on...
  • Carolina Panthers' Greg Hardy on exempt list as he appeals conviction

    Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy has taken a voluntary leave of absence and will be placed on the commissioner's exempt list while he appeals an assault conviction stemming from an attack on his ex-girlfriend in March. The Panthers announced...