Law enforcement agencies

January 22, 2018 - 7:21 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The family of a Kansas man fatally shot by police at the door of his home after a hoax emergency call has sued the city of Wichita and the unidentified officers involved. The federal lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court of Kansas seeks unspecified damages from the Dec. 28 death...
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January 22, 2018 - 5:20 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — An Ohio man accused of ramming a dump truck through the security gate of the FBI's Pittsburgh field office has been released after pleading guilty to reduced charges. Forty-nine-year-old Thomas Ross was originally charged with threatening to use a weapon of mass destruction and...
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Sam Rockwell, from left, Frances McDormand and Woody Harrelson, nominees for outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture for "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri," introduce a clip from their film at the 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Invision/AP)
January 22, 2018 - 12:13 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on Sunday's presentation of the Screen Actors Guild from the Shrine Auditorium (all times local): 9 p.m. The SAG Awards are over, but the after-party is giving nominees the chance to mingle and unwind. Robert De Niro held court on a couch in the center of the room and...
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Black smoke rises from the Intercontinental Hotel after an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. Gunmen stormed the hotel in the Afghan capital on Saturday evening, triggering a shootout with security forces, officials said. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
January 21, 2018 - 8:42 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Security forces said Sunday they had killed the last of six Taliban militants to end an overnight siege at Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel that left at least 18 people dead, including 14 foreigners. Some of the 150 guests fled the gunbattle and fire sparked by the assault...
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Smokes rises from the Intercontinental Hotel after an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. Gunmen stormed the hotel in the Afghan capital on Saturday evening, triggering a shootout with security forces, officials said. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
January 21, 2018 - 2:53 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on Afghanistan, where gunmen stormed the Intercontinental Hotel in the capital, Kabul (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Two Venezuelan pilots were among the foreigners killed in the attack on the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, a family member has told The...
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FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2017, file photo, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Oxon Hill, Md. The former Milwaukee Sheriff’s run-in with a man who shook his head at him while boarding a flight last year is headed for trial in federal court Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh File)
January 21, 2018 - 11:19 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Former Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke's run-in with a 25-year-old man who shook his head at him while boarding a flight last year is headed to trial. Daniel Black sued the sheriff for having deputies detain him and question him at Milwaukee's airport, but Clarke's taunting social...
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January 19, 2018 - 10:17 am
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the firing of Baltimore's police commissioner (all times local): 10:15 a.m. The new leader of the Baltimore Police Department is pledging to fight violent crime by putting more uniformed officers on the streets, an effort he says is already underway. Darryl DeSousa,...
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This undated photo provided by the Dauphin County Judicial Center in Harrisburg, Pa., shows Shayla Pierce, arrested Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Law enforcement officers serving an arrest warrant were handcuffing Pierce on the first floor of a home Thursday when a man began firing from the second floor, killing Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher David Hill and injuring a police officer, authorities said, before the gunman was shot to death by police when he exited the home. The U.S. attorney's office identified the shooter as Kevin Sturgis, of Philadelphia, but did not say what the relationship was between Pierce and the gunman. (Dauphin County Judicial Center via AP)
January 18, 2018 - 9:24 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A gunman opened fire on law enforcement officers serving an arrest warrant inside a home before dawn Thursday, killing a deputy U.S. marshal before he was shot to death by police as he fled outside, authorities said. Police were on the first floor handcuffing the woman they...
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January 18, 2018 - 8:45 pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida police officer charged with manslaughter and attempted murder in the shooting death of a black motorist is claiming self-defense under the state's "stand your ground" law. News outlets report that Nouman Raja's attorneys filed court documents Thursday...
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