Violent crime

FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt warms up for the team's NFL football game against the Houston Texans in Houston. A person with knowledge of the move tells The Associated Press that Hunt appears headed to the NFL's Commissioner Exempt List, sidelining him while the league investigates a video of Hunt striking a woman in February. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team had not issued a formal statement Friday, Nov. 30, although one was expected for later in the evening. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)
November 30, 2018 - 6:31 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs released running back Kareem Hunt on Friday night after video surfaced that showed the NFL's reigning rushing champion knocking over and kicking a woman in a Cleveland hotel hallway in February. The team issued a statement shortly after the NFL had...
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Law enforcement personnel talk to residents in the neighborhood as they continue their investigation at the scene following a shooting Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, in Tucson, Ariz. A deputy U.S. marshal serving a felony arrest warrant was shot and killed outside the Tucson house the night before. The suspect was arrested after an hour-long standoff at the home. (Ron Medvescek/Arizona Daily Star via AP)
November 30, 2018 - 4:28 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — A deputy U.S. marshal serving a fugitive arrest warrant against a man accused of stalking a female police sergeant after she seized a handgun and ammunition from him last year has been shot and killed outside a Tucson house. The suspect had recently visited the Tucson Police...
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Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker speaks during a news conference, Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
November 30, 2018 - 4:26 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The U.S. government is allocating nearly $17 million to help people affected by the Las Vegas Strip mass shooting that became the deadliest in the nation's modern history, Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker said Friday. The money from the Justice Department will defray costs...
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November 30, 2018 - 3:39 pm
DALLAS (AP) — The indictment of Dallas police officer Amber Guyger on a murder charge in the killing of an unarmed black neighbor marks the latest development in a national conversation on issues of law enforcement and race. A look at that case and others in recent years in which law enforcement...
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A woman from El Salvador waits to see whether the majority of migrants decide to move, as Central Americans debate individually whether to accept the city's plan to move them to a new shelter from the Benito Juarez sports complex, in Tijuana, Mexico, Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. Authorities in the Mexican city of Tijuana have begun moving some of more than 6,000 Central American migrants from an overcrowded shelter on the border to an events hall further away.(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
November 30, 2018 - 2:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration officials vowed Friday to address some of issues that forced them to decide against criminally prosecuting any of the 42 members of a Central American migrant caravan arrested last weekend who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border illegally during a chaotic clash...
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Annmarie Drago appears at Suffolk County District Court, Friday, Nov. 29, 2018 in Central Islip, N.Y. Drago, a 58-year-old nurse, has pleaded not guilty to the charge of criminally negligent homicide in the death of anti-gang activist Evelyn Rodriguez on September, 14, 2018 in Brentwood, N.Y. (Barry Sloan/Newsday via AP, Pool)
November 30, 2018 - 1:44 pm
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — A woman who drove her SUV over a New York mother saluted by President Donald Trump for her crusade against MS-13 gang violence pleaded not guilty Friday to a charge of criminally negligent homicide. Annmarie Drago, a 58-year-old nurse, surrendered to police in the morning...
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FILE- In this April 5, 2017, file pool photo, former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez looks back during his double murder trial in Suffolk Superior Court in Boston. Aaron Hernandez expected to be released from jail and resume his football career shortly after his arrest on a murder charge, according to newly released jailhouse telephone calls. (Nancy Lane/The Boston Herald via AP, Pool, File)
November 30, 2018 - 9:53 am
BOSTON (AP) — The late New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez expected to be released from jail and resume his football career shortly after his arrest on a murder charge, according to newly released jailhouse telephone calls. Hernandez, convicted of one killing and acquitted of two others,...
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November 30, 2018 - 4:14 am
THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — A Greek court on Friday acquitted 21 people accused of raiding prospective gold mining facilities that some see as a welcome foreign investment but many local residents strongly oppose on environmental grounds. About 40 masked people attacked the facilities at Skouries...
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In this Nov. 28, 2018, photo, Chinese actor Jiang Jinfu is transported from a police station in Tokyo. Japanese police said Friday, Nov. 30 they have arrested the Chinese actor on suspicion of assaulting his former girlfriend, causing her injuries. (Kyodo News via AP)
November 29, 2018 - 11:57 pm
TOKYO (AP) — A Chinese movie actor has been arrested in Japan on suspicion of assaulting his then-girlfriend, causing injuries that police say required four weeks of treatment. Jiang Jinfu, 27, was detained Wednesday after he turned himself in at a central Tokyo police station, police confirmed...
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Witness Jose Torres testifies at the trial of Chicago police Officer Thomas Gaffney, former Detective David March and ex-Officer Joseph Walsh with Judge Domenica A. Stephenson at Leighton Criminal Court Building in Chicago on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 in Chicago. The trial of the three Chicago police officers charged with lying to protect Jason Van Dyke, a fellow officer from criminal prosecution after he fatally shot black teenager Laquan McDonald in 2016 began Tuesday. (Zbigniew Bzdak/ Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool)
November 29, 2018 - 5:49 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A man who witnessed a Chicago officer fatally shoot black teenager Laquan McDonald testified Thursday that police waved him away without questioning him that October 2014 night and didn't even bother to take down his name. Jose Torres, testifying in the trial of three officers...
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