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  • Ezell Ford's parents file wrongful death lawsuit against LAPD

    Ezell Ford's parents file wrongful death lawsuit against LAPD
    The parents of a mentally ill man fatally shot by two LAPD officers in South L.A. last month filed a wrongful death lawsuit Wednesday accusing police of racial profiling and using excessive force against their son. Edsell and Tritobia Ford claim...
  • Newport News man found guilty in 2008 double slaying; jury recommends two life terms

    Newport News man found guilty in 2008 double slaying; jury recommends two life terms
    NEWPORT NEWS — A Newport News man was found guilty in the slayings of two teenagers shot dead on 35th Street six years ago, with the jury recommending he get two life terms plus 23 years. Following a three-day jury trial in Newport News Circuit...
  • Officer in Ferguson, Mo., shooting testifies before grand jury

    CLAYTON, Mo. Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson testified here for almost four hours Tuesday in front of the St. Louis County grand jury investigating his Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown, a source with knowledge of the investigation said Wednesday....
  • Alleged L.A. rampage suspect smiles in court as victim's kin watches

    Alleged L.A. rampage suspect smiles in court as victim's kin watches
    The arraignment for Alex Hernandez, a 34-year-old man suspected of carrying out a series of fatal shootings in the San Fernando Valley area last month, was postponed for the second time on Wednesday. Wearing an orange jail jumpsuit, Hernandez smiled...
  • Grand jury transcripts recount 2012 Oakland nursing school massacre

    OAKLAND, Calif. Believing that a college administrator had turned people against him and furious over an unresolved tuition reimbursement, One Goh went to Oikos University months after dropping out intending to kill the administrator and himself. When he...
  • Police capture suspect at Phoenix airport; terminal reopens

    Police capture suspect at Phoenix airport; terminal reopens
    A portion of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport was reopened Thursday evening after dozens of police officers shut a terminal to search for a man who had fled from the scene of a shooting in nearby Tempe earlier in the day. Sgt. Steve Martos, a...
  • Sheriff: Man kills daughter, 6 grandchildren before shooting himself

    Sheriff: Man kills daughter, 6 grandchildren before shooting himself
    A 51-year-old man shot his daughter and six grandchildren to death before turning the gun on himself at a home in the northern Florida town of Bell, authorities said Thursday. The gunman was identified as Donald C. Spirit, who killed his 8-year-old...
  • Deadly rampage against Pa. state troopers has the frightening indications of domestic terrorism

    There is something deeply disturbing about last Friday's attacks on two state troopers in Pike County, apart from the wrenching tragedy involving the death of one officer and the wounding of another. This has all the marks of domestic terrorism. There...
  • Police arrest shooting suspects at Phoenix's Sky Harbor airport

    Police arrest shooting suspects at Phoenix's Sky Harbor airport
    (Reuters) - Police in Phoenix have arrested three shooting suspects following an hours-long manhunt at the city's Sky Harbor International Airport on Thursday, following a shooting at a nearby gas station, authorities said. Officers with the Tempe Police...
  • Third person arrested in fatal shooting of retired police sergeant

    Third person arrested in fatal shooting of retired police sergeant
    A third person has been arrested in the March home invasion and slaying of a 73-year-old retired Chicago police sergeant. The man was taken into custody in Hammond, Ind. and he was facing extradition back to Illinois, police said. Cook County Judge...
  • Officers kill armed suspect in St. Louis suburb, police say

    (Reuters) - St. Louis County police shot dead a man who they said pointed a rifle at them after a short foot chase about two miles from an apartment complex where a white Ferguson officer killed an unarmed black teen in August, sparking protests. The...