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  • Middletown Police: Detective Dragged By Fleeing Car

    Middletown Police: Detective Dragged By Fleeing Car
    MIDDLETOWN — A narcotics detective was dragged by a fleeing car Tuesday night during a traffic stop, police said. Both the officer and the driver, identified as Joseph Nevico, 25, of Field Road in Cromwell, sustained minor injuries, police said....
  • Bethlehem man admits slashing victim's femoral artery

    When Bethlehem police were called to Jeffrey Janos' apartment on the South Side, they found him collapsed on the steps and screaming in pain, blood pouring from a severed femoral artery and other knife wounds. At his attacker's home, police found that...
  • Man accused of assaulting pet rabbits, woman after argument

    Man accused of assaulting pet rabbits, woman after argument
    The high-pitched screeching told Dana Jongeward that something was horribly wrong. She ran out to the living room to see her then-boyfriend, James Wertz, choking her pet rabbit, Bun Bun. He dropped the animal and tried to apologize, but the damage had...
  • 'I'm not a killer, I'm a healer,' South Whitehall doc pleads to judge

    Georges J. Bensimhon, the South Whitehall Township doctor who drove to a Cleveland suburb and bashed his son-in-law in the head with a crowbar, pleaded with a Cuyahoga County judge before being sentenced Tuesday. "I'm not a killer, I'm a healer,"...
  • Lake County police calls include stolen generator, trespassing, hit and run

    Following are some of the incidents recently reported to area police agencies and the Lake County Sheriff's Office. This information was compiled from public records maintained by those agencies. The Police Log is published Thursdays in the Lake section....
  • Man charged in Metro bus attacks; some stabbed with screwdriver

    Man charged in Metro bus attacks; some stabbed with screwdriver
    Charges were filed Tuesday against a man suspected of assaulting bus passengers with a screwdriver in a string of Metro bus attacks across Los Angeles County, authorities said. Hector Resendez, 24, was charged with five counts of attempted murder,...
  • How 2 shadowy ISIS commanders designed their Iraq campaign

    IRBIL, Iraq The attack in Mosul wasn't particularly surprising, according to Wameed, an Iraqi soldier who'd been assigned to the city's main highway that night. It began June 9 with suicide bombers in cars and machine gun fire directed at checkpoints...
  • Police: Man charged with swinging broken patio furniture at officer

    An 18-year-old man was arrested in Allentown early Saturday after he allegedly tried to hit a Salisbury Township police officer with patio furniture, Allentown police said. Damien Hammond, of Allentown, was charged with aggravated assault, simple...
  • 4 charged in deadly knife attack at China train station

    BEIJING Four suspects in the deadly March 1 mass knifing at a train station in southern China have been formally charged with terrorist activities and other crimes, authorities in the city of Kunming said Monday. No date for a trial was announced, but...
  • Prisoner's suit over Northampton County Prison slashing dismissed

    A former Northampton County Prison inmate injured in a brutal 2009 razor attack by a fellow inmate failed to provide evidence that prison officials could have prevented the slashing, a federal judge has ruled. The decision granting summary judgment in...
  • Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric calls for prime minister to be chosen by Tuesday

    Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric calls for prime minister to be chosen by Tuesday
    The most influential Shi'ite cleric in Iraq called on the country's leaders on Friday to choose a prime minister within the next four days, a dramatic political intervention that could hasten the end of Nuri al-Maliki's eight year rule. Grand Ayatollah ...