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2 men arrested 30 years after German teen death in N Ireland

May. 21, 2018 6:47 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland have arrested two men in the death of a German backpacker 30 years ago, after much-publicized appeals on the anniversary of the teenager's death yielded a break in one of the region's most notorious unsolved murders. The men, aged 58 and 61, were arrested in...

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Russia probe, border; Pruitt claims

May. 21, 2018 12:45 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is skimming over the facts involving the investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. In a series of tweets Sunday, he repeatedly assails special counsel Robert Mueller's probe as hopelessly biased, insisting that it is effectively controlled by...

Texas man charged with murder after woman run over with car

May. 20, 2018 7:52 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Authorities say an 89-year-old man has been charged with murder after a woman was run over with a car several times in San Antonio. Police arrested John Bogard at his home Saturday after witnesses said he ran over the woman, described as being in her 80s, following an argument in an...

14-year-old pretends he's a NY cop, robs a legally blind man

May. 20, 2018 4:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A wily 14-year-old boy who posed as a New York City police officer while snatching a legally blind man's wallet in a Manhattan subway station on pretense of helping him was arrested on Sunday. His mother turned the baby-faced youth in to police nearly a week after authorities said he fled...

Greek police arrest 2 in mob beating of Thessaloniki's mayor

May. 20, 2018 2:29 PM EDT

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Two people have been arrested as suspects in an attack that left the mayor of Greece's second-largest city hospitalized, Thessaloniki police said Sunday. About a dozen people set upon Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannis Boutaris at a Saturday ceremony honoring Greek victims of purges...

3 killed in boat crash on Missouri lake; operator arrested

May. 20, 2018 1:24 PM EDT

CAMDEN, Mo. (AP) — Authorities allege a Kansas man was intoxicated when the boat he was operating struck a rock bluff on the Lake of the Ozarks in central Missouri, killing three friends. Hayden Frazier, 22, of Overland Park, was released from jail Sunday morning. He was arrested Saturday on three...

Arrest records of Rosa Parks, MLK to be preserved

May. 20, 2018 11:30 AM EDT

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Yellowing court records from the arrests of Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr. and others at the dawn of the modern civil rights era are being preserved and digitized after being discovered, folded and wrapped in rubber bands, in a courthouse box. Archivists at historically black...

Spanish police arrest 12 from alleged hash smuggling ring

May. 20, 2018 10:33 AM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Spanish authorities say they have broken up an alleged drug ring that smuggled hashish from Morocco to Europe. Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido said Sunday that Spanish police arrested 12 alleged smugglers and confiscated nearly 190,000 euros ($224,000.) Zoido said in a Twitter post: "We...

Cowboys WR Terrance Williams arrested on intoxication charge

May. 19, 2018 8:10 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams was arrested on a charge of public intoxication early Saturday after police responded to an accident involving his car and found Williams riding an electric bicycle on a road near his home. Police in the Dallas suburb of Frisco said Williams'...

Police: 2 arrests in fatal shooting after Georgia graduation

May. 19, 2018 7:28 PM EDT

JONESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Police announced the arrests of two people Saturday in a fatal shooting outside a high school graduation ceremony in Georgia. One woman was killed and another was wounded by gunfire Friday night following an argument in a high school parking lot across from the Clayton County...