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  • Police: Homeless man beaten to death in Brooklyn park

    New York City police have arrested a man for allegedly beating a homeless man to death in a Brooklyn park. Police say the 45-year-old victim was walking through Highland Park when he was attacked near Jamaica Avenue and Essex Street around 5:30 p.m....
  • No jail time for Nelson in assault on ex-football player

    Former University of Minnesota quarterback Philip Nelson apologized in court Monday to a former Minnesota State football player who suffered a serious brain injury in a beating outside a nightclub last year. Nelson, 21, was sentenced to 100 hours of...
  • Officer hospitalized after she's struck, dragged by car

    A New Jersey police officer was struck by a car and dragged for more than 30 feet early Saturday, then thrown into a parked car when the vehicle's driver swerved in a bid to escape, police said. Riverside police say Sgt. Amaya Urtasun was being treated...
  • La. teen accused of knocking school bus driver unconscious

    One Louisiana teen has been charged with assault and another with saving the day: The first knocked a school bus driver unconscious and the second prevented the bus from crashing. The 26-year-old female driver had stopped the bus Thursday afternoon to...
  • Missouri lawmakers outraged by apparent bullying attack on boy

    An apparent bullying attack at a Missouri middle school sent a 74-pound student to the hospital for five days and outraged state lawmakers. Blake Kitchen -- a 12-year-old sixth-grader at Liberty Middle School, just outside Kansas City -- suffered a...
  • Two Arrested In 2012 Assault On Student That Shook Trinity

    Two Arrested In 2012 Assault On Student That Shook Trinity
    HARTFORD — Nearly three years after a Trinity College student was attacked on the edge of campus, setting off a wave of concern about safety at the college, Hartford police on Thursday charged two city residents with assault. The victim,...
  • Attackers in Bangladesh hack to death American blogger

    A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked to death as he walked through Bangladesh's capital with his wife, police said Friday. The attack Thursday night on Avijit Roy, a Bangladesh-born U.S....
  • Police Blotter: Man charged with threatening GameStop manager

    The following incidents were listed in the official reports of the Harwood Heights and Norridge police departments. Readers are reminded that an arrest by police does not constitute a finding of guilt; only a court of law can make that determination....
  • 2 Hartford residents charged in attack on Trinity student

    Two Hartford residents have been arrested and charged with assault, accused of attacking a Trinity College student who was walking near the campus in March 2012. Pedro Carillo and Veronica Marquez were charged Thursday with second-degree assault and...
  • U.S. blogger critical of Muslim extremists fatally stabbed in Bangladesh

    U.S. blogger critical of Muslim extremists fatally stabbed in Bangladesh
    Assailants hacked to death an American secular writer and blogger of Bangladeshi origin and seriously wounded his wife outside a book fair in Dhaka, the South Asian nation’s capital, officials said Friday. Avijit Roy, 42, a champion of...
  • Police: Woman Charged In Trinity Attack Sought To Help Boyfriend

    Police: Woman Charged In Trinity Attack Sought To Help Boyfriend
    HARTFORD — A 27-year-old woman accused of participating in a brutal and seemingly random attack on a Trinity College student three years ago went to police with information on the assault in 2013, hoping that her cooperation would help a boyfriend...