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AP EXPLAINS: Trump tweets stir up ghosts of McCarthy, Nixon

Aug. 20, 2018 5:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump, tweeting over the weekend, invoked both McCarthyism and the Watergate scandal, two of the most-debated chapters of recent American political history. Here's a bit of background on what took place during those periods: __ President Trump and some defenders have...

Police: Teen stole AR-15 from deputy, dances on Instagram

Aug. 20, 2018 7:08 AM EDT

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — An Instagram video tipped off police looking for an assault rifle that had been stolen from a sheriff's deputy's unmarked car. An arrest affidavit says a 17-year-old teen is accused of taking the weapon and tactical gear on Aug. 14. Boynton Beach police arrested him Saturday...

$20,000 reward offered for man accused of threatening Trump

Aug. 18, 2018 3:32 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal authorities have announced a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a Pennsylvania man accused of having threatened President Donald Trump and other officials. Twenty-seven-year-old Shawn Christy of McAdoo is also wanted in Pennsylvania on arrest warrants for...

FBI seeks help to find stolen art depicting Old West

Aug. 17, 2018 4:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The FBI is seeking the public's help in rounding up more than a half-million dollars' worth of artworks that were stolen in 1983 from the New York City home of an artist known for his scenes of the American West. The missing art may be linked to a former police detective whose 1985 killing...

Charge added against California serial killing suspect

Aug. 13, 2018 5:36 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Prosecutors added another murder charge Monday against a California serial killing suspect, boosting the number of victims to 13 in the Golden State Killer case. Former police officer Joseph DeAngelo, 72, was charged with first-degree murder in the 1975 killing of community college...

Police make 2 more arrests in burglary of Scott Frost home

Aug. 13, 2018 2:23 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police have arrested two more people in connection with a burglary at the home of Nebraska football coach Scott Frost. Lincoln police said Monday that a 20-year-old man was taken into custody Saturday and a 16-year-old boy was arrested Wednesday. A 17-year-old girl also was arrested...

Actress Sean Young wanted for questioning in burglary

Aug. 10, 2018 9:21 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say actress Sean Young is wanted for questioning after she was caught on surveillance video stealing laptops and video production software from a store in New York City. Police say employees at a store in Queens reported a burglary Thursday. They say surveillance video showed Young...

LSU linebacker Taylor implicated in burglary, suspended

Aug. 9, 2018 1:57 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU has suspended sophomore linebacker Tylor Taylor, apparently after learning he'd been arrested about two months ago in connection with a firearms theft from a pawn shop in Georgia. An official university statement says only that the suspension stems from a violation of team...

Girl arrested in connection with theft at Scott Frost's home

Aug. 9, 2018 11:42 AM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police have arrested a 17-year-old girl who had a pair of shoes believed to have been stolen from the home of Nebraska football coach Scott Frost. Police said Thursday she was arrested Tuesday and investigators are searching for others who might have been involved. Frost reported on...

Man sentenced to 10 years for scaring woman to death

Aug. 6, 2018 3:50 PM EDT

ALFRED, Maine (AP) — A Maine man has received a 10-year prison sentence for frightening a woman during a burglary and causing a fatal heart attack. Carlton Young was originally charged with murder in the death of 62-year-old Connie Loucks, who suffered a heart attack after Young allegedly knocked on her...