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  • Islamic State's horrible healing power in Egypt

    Islamic State's horrible healing power in Egypt
    The horror in Libya could have come from a Hieronymus Bosch painting of hell: 21 knife-wielding figures hacking the heads off 21 young men in orange jumpsuits along the shoreline, blood staining the surf red. But this was no imagined scene — it...
  • Long Island man charged in 2014 hate attack on Sikh man

    A Long Island man has been indicted on hate crime charges of attempted murder and assault in a 2014 hit-and-run attack of a Sikh man. Prosecutors say Joseph Caleca, of Setauket, mowed down the Sikh man with his pickup truck in Queens last July after...
  • Rapper Afroman punched female fan on stage: police

    Rapper Afroman punched female fan on stage: police
    Rapper Afroman punched a female fan on stage during a concert and was charged with simple assault, police said. Afroman, who is best known for his Grammy-nominated hit "Because I Got High," was arrested Tuesday night and his show in Biloxi show was...
  • Video: Man punches self then claims police brutality

    Video: Man punches self then claims police brutality
    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Lane County authorities say a suspect brought in for questioning later punched himself in the face and then signed an assault complaint against detectives. But unfortunately for the suspect, a video recorder was running in a...
  • 2 deadly shootings within hours in Copenhagen; 5 wounded

    A shooting at a free speech event featuring an artist who had caricatured the Prophet Muhammad and a second shooting hours later outside a synagogue left two dead and five police officers wounded in Copenhagen, stirring fears that another terror spree was...
  • Leaders decry Denmark attack as assault on freedom of speech

    Public figures across Europe and beyond on Sunday condemned the attack by an unidentified gunman against a free speech event and a synagogue in Copenhagen that left three people dead, including the suspected perpetrator. Investigators in the Danish...
  • Correction: Denmark-Shots story

    In some updates of a story Feb. 15 about the shootings in Copenhagen, Denmark, The Associated Press erroneously reported a victim's age. Security guard Dan Uzan was 37, not 27. A corrected version of the story is below: Police say Copenhagen gunman...
  • School superintendent and fiance have troubled past

    A man who authorities said was assaulted in his Bismarck home by North Dakota Superintendent of Public Instruction Kirsten Baesler was accused of assaulting her in a Florida hotel room last summer. Todd Tschosik was arrested in Orlando, Florida, on...
  • Robber gets 11-1/2 to 23 years for grocery store holdup

    Robber gets 11-1/2 to 23 years for grocery store holdup
    Linda Wollman and her family ran their neighborhood grocery store the same way for decades before Gregory Dodson stormed in with a semi-automatic weapon and stole $7,000 one afternoon last August. For his crime, which left Wollman frightened and on edge,...
  • Parents seek stiffer charges in window smashing attack

    Parents seek stiffer charges in window smashing attack
    About 200 parents crammed a LaGrange Highlands gym clamoring for more protection and stiffer charges against the man who smashed a dozen vehicles' windows Feb. 9 at a nearby preschool. Parents and neighborhood residents grilled Cook County Sheriff's...
  • Bill would stiffen penalties for assault against bus drivers

    Bill would stiffen penalties for assault against bus drivers
    A Lehigh Valley lawmaker has introduced legislation to stiffen penalties against people who assault mass transit workers. State Rep. Peter Schweyer said his proposal, House Bill 279, would actually clarify the punishment to make it a first-degree felony...