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Found inside stranger's minivan, Florida deputy is arrested

Dec. 5, 2020 12:28 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Officials arrested a Florida deputy sheriff who was found inside the minivan of a woman he didn’t know, smelling of alcohol and with a baby pacifier and a face mask in his pocket. The Orlando Sentinel reports the Orange County Deputy Cameron Turk, 32, was charged with burglary...

Nabbed for street racing, Florida man blasts "Bad Boys"

Dec. 5, 2020 11:46 AM EST

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Florida authorities say that when two young men were pulled over for street racing, one of the drivers blasted the song “Bad Boys," the opening theme to the TV show “Cops.” The Collier County Sheriff's Office said Oscar Llera Iturralde, 19, and Jose...

3rd person dies from Chicago car shooting; no arrests

Dec. 5, 2020 11:18 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — A third person has died following a shooting and crash on Chicago’s West Side. Tatiana Baker, 25, was shot in the lower back and was pronounced dead Thursday at 12:01 a.m. at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said. The...

This October, 2019 booking photo from the Custer County Sheriff's Office shows Walter James Mason. Forty years ago, Brett Woolley's father Dan Woolley was shot in the parking lot of a small town bar deep in the Idaho mountains. Then the shooter crossed the street to the only other bar in town, ordered a drink, declared,

Years-old murder shook town; new arrest causes aftershocks

Dec. 5, 2020 11:11 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — As days turned into years, Brett Woolley came to accept that his father’s murderer would never be found — and that his family’s private tragedy had become a Wild West legend, the kind of thing folks shared when they were a few too many drinks deep. Forty years ago,...

Brett Woolley is seen in Boise, Idaho, on Nov. 14, 2019. Forty years ago, Brett Woolley's father Dan Woolley was shot in the parking lot of a small town bar deep in the Idaho mountains. Then the shooter crossed the street to the only other bar in town, ordered a drink, declared,

Years-old murder shook town; new arrest causes aftershocks

Dec. 5, 2020 11:10 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — As days turned into years, Brett Woolley came to accept that his father’s murderer would never be found — and that his family’s private tragedy had become a Wild West legend, the kind of thing folks shared when they were a few too many drinks deep into the night. ...

Man arrested in fatal 6-car crash on Thanksgiving

Dec. 5, 2020 10:52 AM EST

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A man has been arrested in connection with a six-car crash that killed two people on Thanksgiving Day in Richmond. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that Ryann Daniels was captured Thursday afternoon by sheriff’s deputies in Currituck County, North Carolina. He has been...

Italian police break up migrant trafficking ring, arrest 19

Dec. 5, 2020 7:23 AM EST

ROME (AP) — Italian police on Saturday arrested 19 suspects, dismantling what authorities say was a criminal organization that moved migrants from Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq and Pakistan to Italy and then into northern Europe. The investigation, led by prosecutors in Catania, Sicily, unveiled a network that...

UK police release men on bail in Liverpool bribery probe

Dec. 5, 2020 6:32 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — British police said Saturday that five men, one of whom is believed to be the mayor of the northwest English city of Liverpool, have been released on bail after being arrested over allegations of bribery and witness intimidation linked to building contracts. Joe Anderson, 62, was reportedly...

People are handcuffed together in pairs and loaded into vans as police investigate a possible human smuggling operation, Thursday night, Dec. 4, 2020, in Houston. About 30 people were taken to the gymnasium of nearby a elementary school and were eventually transported away. Investigators say the victims came from Mexico, Honduras, El Salvador and Cuba. (Mark Mulligan/Houston Chronicle via AP)

Nearly 30 found in Texas smuggling operation, 1 man arrested

Dec. 4, 2020 11:20 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — An Honduran man was charged on Friday with harboring more than two dozen people who authorities say were being held in a Houston home as part of a human smuggling operation, according to a federal prosecutor. The smuggling operation was discovered Thursday evening after one of the men who...

Arkansas doctor facing charges wants to practice medicine

Dec. 4, 2020 6:52 PM EST

TEXARKANA, Ark. (AP) — A southwest Arkansas doctor who has been accused of overprescribing drugs has filed a motion seeking permission to practice medicine while his federal case is pending. Lonnie Joseph Parker, 55, has pleaded not guilty to nine counts of prescribing opiates and cough medicine in the...