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Police: 3 sought in stabbing at NJ casino that wounded 3

Nov. 26, 2022 13:59 PM EST

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities in New Jersey say they are seeking three people and have issued a summons to a fourth person in connection with a stabbing at an Atlantic City casino on Thanksgiving Day. Atlantic City police say officers were dispatched just after 1:30 a.m....

Ohio House OKs bill to stiffen texting-while-driving penalty

Nov. 16, 2022 17:29 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Drivers could be pulled over by police in some cases solely for holding or using a cellphone while driving under legislation that the Republican-led Ohio House passed Wednesday. The bill to crack down on distracted driving would stiffen penalties for texting...

More than 700 people cited in San Jose car stunt gathering

Nov. 14, 2022 15:59 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Police in the San Francisco Bay Area cited more than 700 people who gathered over the weekend to watch and perform car stunts at San Jose intersections. The San Jose Police Department said officers responded Saturday night to reports of “sideshows,”...

Gabby Petito’s family files wrongful death suit against Moab

Nov. 08, 2022 17:50 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Family members of a 22-year-old woman whose boyfriend admitted to killing her last year have filed a wrongful death suit against the Moab Police Department, claiming their negligence led to her death weeks later. The lawsuit filed on Thursday is the latest...

Editorial Roundup: New England

Oct. 28, 2022 13:12 PM EDT

Hearst Connecticut Media. October 27, 2022. Editorial: 1,372 ticket discrepancies demand deeper probe into CT trooper scandal Don’t even try to keep score of the Connecticut State Police ticket scandal, because the scoreboard is broken. Discovering...

Hunter who mistook dog for wolf cited for animal cruelty

Oct. 27, 2022 18:09 PM EDT

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A Montana woman was cited for animal cruelty Thursday for shooting and skinning a 6-month-old husky and posting pictures of herself with the animal online bragging that she had shot a young wolf, officials said. The husky was among a group of 18 dogs and...

TikTok challenge possibly linked to teens' deadly car crash

Oct. 25, 2022 14:59 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A car crash that left four teenagers dead may have been linked to a TikTok challenge, a police commissioner said. A total of six teenagers were in a speeding Kia that crashed about 6:30 a.m. Monday, Buffalo police said. The car had been reported stolen Sunday...

Iran summons UK envoy, again, over anti-crackdown complaints

Oct. 05, 2022 04:24 AM EDT

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran summoned the British ambassador, again, for what it said were “provocative” statements made by London over Tehran’s crackdown on widespread protests, Iran’s state news reported on Wednesday. Iranian authorities summoned Simon Shercliff for the...

Amazon sues Washington's labor agency over alleged hazards

Oct. 04, 2022 15:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon has sued Washington state’s labor agency following disputes with regulators over citations and fines imposed on the company for worker safety issues. In the lawsuit, filed Monday in federal court for the Western District of Washington, Amazon asked a judge...

Tennis star Kyrgios to fight charge on mental health grounds

Oct. 03, 2022 22:35 PM EDT

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Wimbledon runner-up Nick Kyrgios will apply to have an assault charge dismissed on mental health grounds, his lawyer told an Australian court on Tuesday. Lawyer Michael Kukulies-Smith appeared on behalf of Kyrgios in a court in the tennis star's hometown...