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  • N.Y. police say gunman who killed officers told bystanders to watch him

    Minutes before he gunned down two police officers, a man told two bystanders, “Watch what I’m going to do,” officials said Sunday as they pieced together the movements of a killer whose actions further roiled relations between the...
  • Police make 5th arrest in Brooklyn Bridge melee that injured officer

    Police in New York City announced Sunday the arrest of a fifth person in a melee that left an officer with a broken nose as fallout continued over the slayings of two officers by a gunman who had posted online rants against police. The latest arrest...
  • Two police officers 'simply assassinated' in Brooklyn

    A man who posted anti-police rants online shot dead two New York City policemen as they sat in their patrol car Saturday, an attack that further shook a city where community-police relations have been tense following the deaths of unarmed black men at the...
  • Death sentence for DA's murderer helps calm Texas county

    Years and many appeals will likely pass before convicted killer Eric Lyle Williams finds himself inside a small room with mint-green walls in Hunstville. There, he will be strapped to a gurney and partially covered with a white sheet while drugs that will...
  • In wake of police killings, New York officers on edge

    On December 13, as thousands of protesters mobbed the New York streets, Yuseff Hamm, an NYPD police officer, was monitoring the demonstrations from a mobile command unit near the Brooklyn Bridge. As the protest drew near, Hamm and his fellow officers...
  • Australian mother charged with murder of 8 children

    An Australian mother has been charged with the murder of eight children, seven of them hers, two days after their bodies were found in a home in the city of Cairns. Police said the 37-year-old woman was charged in a bedside hearing at a Cairns hospital,...
  • Demario Bailey funeral: 'The kids are the world. It starts with them'

    Demario Bailey funeral: 'The kids are the world. It starts with them'
    Mourners who packed a South Side church Saturday morning to remember Demario Bailey were urged to look after each other. Demario's mother and grandmother exhorted the crowd gathered at the slain 15-year-old’s funeral with a simple but passionate...
  • Wrongfully convicted inmates fight for compensation

     Wrongfully convicted inmates fight for compensation
    After Ricardo Aguilera took a bullet to the back of his head in a drive-by shooting, he recovered enough to tell police he had seen the gunman: a light-skinned Latino with a goatee, riding in a Dodge Ram pickup with a guy from the Ford Maravilla gang....
  • Relatives of Baltimore murder victims struggle with grief

    Relatives of Baltimore murder victims struggle with grief
    When Alice Oaks' older son was shot to death in Baltimore in 2008, she said her goodbye at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center. He lay there, a tube still in his mouth, and it seemed to her that his body was glowing. She felt numb. She bent over and kissed...
  • DNA leads to murder charges in 1994 stabbing

    DNA leads to murder charges in 1994 stabbing
    DNA evidence has led to murder charges against a Boulder, Colo., man in the 1994 stabbing death of a 28-year-old woman in her Lakeview apartment, authorities said Saturday. David Ramirez-Martinez, 45, has been charged with first-degree murder in the...
  • Hampton jury recommends 30 years in fatal Alley parking lot shooting

    Hampton jury recommends 30 years in fatal Alley parking lot shooting
    A jury recommended Friday that Crystal Harrell spend 30 years in prison for killing Sakinah Breathwaite. After that sentence was handed down, another sentence was made final: Five children were left without their mothers' care. While the mother of...