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  • 86-year-old won't be charged in concealed carry shooting, prosecutors say

    86-year-old won't be charged in concealed carry shooting, prosecutors say
    Authorities have decided not to file charges against an 86-year-old Crestwood man who fired his legal weapon at an armed robbery suspect who was fleeing police, the Cook County state’s attorney’s office said today. The man, whom...
  • George Zimmerman seen in truck outside Central Florida gun store

    George Zimmerman seen in truck outside Central Florida gun store
    A DeLand police officer saw a dark truck parked behind a gun store that had recently been burglarized. Inside the vehicle was former Neighborhood Watch Volunteer George Zimmerman and his dog. Zimmerman is a friend of the owner, he told the officer,...
  • Judge denies Stand Your Ground in Boca murder case

    U.S. Navy seaman Matthew Snow, on a 30-day leave from his post in Japan, hoped his return to South Florida in March 2013 would mean plenty of quality time with his new girlfriend. Instead, the 22-year-old sailor from Broward died after being stabbed in...
  • Police: Drunken Couple Arguing In Street Take Swings At Officers

    MIDDLETOWN – A "heavily intoxicated" couple arguing in the middle of the street and obstructing traffic will both have to appear before a judge to explain their actions after police accused them of swinging, slapping and cursing at officers who were...
  • Police search for suspects in stabbing

    Huntington Beach police are looking for suspects involved in an alleged stabbing in the downtown area, authorities said. Officers responded to a call in the area of Third Street Walnut Avenue at 2 a.m. Monday and found a man who had suffered from stab...
  • Parents arrested on suspicion of leaving 3-year-old girl in hot car

    Parents arrested on suspicion of leaving 3-year-old girl in hot car
    A Fullerton father and mother were arrested on suspicion of leaving their 3-year-old daughter in a hot car while they went inside a mall, police said. The temperature inside the car was 104 degrees when officers responded to the incident Sunday...
  • Ex-Oxnard police officer gets 83 years to life for child molesting

    Ex-Oxnard police officer gets 83 years to life for child molesting
    A retired Oxnard police officer was sentenced Tuesday to 83 years to life in prison for molesting two girls, officials said. Michael Williamson, who retired in 2001 from the Oxnard Police Department, was found guilty in June of eight counts of sex...
  • Feds: State police fitness test discriminatory

    WASHINGTON – Two physical fitness tests given Pennsylvania state trooper applicants discriminate against women, the federal government alleges in a lawsuit. Used since 2003, the tests measure physical skills not required on the job, the federal...
  • After Drunken Encounter, New Britain Leader Steps Down

    After Drunken Encounter, New Britain Leader Steps Down
    NEW BRITAIN — The leader of the common council announced Monday afternoon that he's stepping down after showing up at city hall intoxicated last week and loudly berating Mayor Erin Stewart. Michael Trueworthy acknowledged he's had trouble with...
  • Shootings on West Side, River North wound 3

    Shootings on West Side, River North wound 3
    Three people were shot in separate attacks today on the West Side and in River North. Most recently, at 2:19 p.m. someone shot a 23-year-old man in the 4900 block of West Kamerling Avenue, in the city's Austin neighborhood, according to police News...
  • Colombia's Marxist ELN rebels to blame for explosions: police

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's Marxist ELN rebels detonated four small explosive devices around the capital, Bogota, early Tuesday morning, causing no injuries but damaging a highway overpass and other structures, police told local media. Propaganda...