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US attorney general says federal authorities

Nov. 12, 2019 7:04 PM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal authorities will coordinate with state and local law enforcement officers to crack down on violence in cities with high crime rates in the coming months after arresting hundreds of fugitives under a program underway nationwide, U.S. Attorney General William Barr said...

Louisiana man accused of threatening president, denied bond

Nov. 12, 2019 6:29 PM EST

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A federal judge has refused to set bond for a Louisiana man accused of threatening President Donald Trump via social media posts last week. KTBS-TV reports U.S. Magistrate District Judge Mark Hornsby told 31-year-old Friedrich Ishola that bond couldn't be set Tuesday because of a...

Report: Loud fight with detective preceded chief's death

Nov. 12, 2019 5:38 PM EST

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A maintenance man checking on a noise complaint at a Florida beachfront hotel Sunday night walked into the room where a small-town Oklahoma police detective killed his boss in a drunken brawl, authorities said. The noises coming from room 527 at the Hilton on Pensacola Beach on...

Judge bans border activist from mentioning Trump in trial

Nov. 12, 2019 5:27 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A judge banned an Arizona border activist charged with harboring immigrants from mentioning President Donald Trump during his retrial, which began Tuesday. U.S. District Court Judge Raner Collins granted a motion by prosecutors to bar the mention of the president during the second...

Arrest made in case of starving dog in northwest Wisconsin

Nov. 12, 2019 4:56 PM EST

BOYCEVILLE, Wis. (AP) — Police in northwestern Wisconsin have made an arrest in the case of a starving dog found along a highway. The Boyceville Police Department says the suspect was arrested late Monday for not providing food and drink to an animal and intentional mistreatment of an animal resulting in...

US-British diplomatic clash in store over Caribbean killing?

Nov. 12, 2019 4:09 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Officials in Anguilla are preparing a warrant for the arrest of a Connecticut man who refused to return to the Caribbean island to face charges in the death of a hotel resort worker, the attorney general for the British territory said Tuesday. Attorneys for Scott Hapgood, of Darien,...

The Latest: Barr touts crime-fighting effort in New Mexico

Nov. 12, 2019 3:35 PM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on a crime-fighting initiative from the U.S. attorney general (all times local): 1:30 p.m. U.S. Attorney General William Barr and other federal officials say nearly 330 fugitives suspected of violent crimes have been arrested as part of a crime-fighting initiative in New...

Police: Suspect arrested after fatal hotel shooting in Mesa

Nov. 12, 2019 3:11 PM EST

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Police in Mesa say a man has been arrested in connection with a shooting at a hotel that left one person dead and another injured. They say 44-year-old Anthony Wayne Gushee was taken into custody late Monday night. He's jailed on suspicion of one count each of second-degree murder and...

Daughter listed as witness in murder case against Iowa man

Nov. 12, 2019 2:42 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The adult daughter of an Iowa City man charged with killing his wife is included on a long list of potential prosecution witnesses. A court document released Tuesday formally charges 67-year-old Roy Browning Jr. with first-degree murder in the April 5 stabbing death of his wife,...

Folsom rehab nurse arrested for alleged sex abuse of patient

Nov. 12, 2019 1:57 PM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a Sacramento man working as a nurse at a rehab facility on suspicion of sexually assaulting a drugged patient. The Folsom Police Department said Monday 61-year-old Gregory Harms, of Sacramento, was arrested Friday and booked into the Sacramento County...