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Man wanted in an apparently unprovoked fatal shooting aboard a New York City subway train surrenders to police

May. 24, 2022 15:35 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Man wanted in an apparently unprovoked fatal shooting aboard a New York City subway train surrenders to police.

Police: Shooter who caused Texas school lockdown in custody

May. 24, 2022 14:47 PM EDT

UVALDE, Texas (AP) — Police in Texas say a shooter who prompted a lockdown at an elementary school has been taken into custody. The Uvalde Police Department said the person was taken into custody shortly after 1 p.m. Tuesday. The Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District had...

1 hospitalized after LA shooting involving law enforcement

May. 24, 2022 15:01 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities were investigating a shooting involving law enforcement officers in East Los Angeles Tuesday morning, officials said. Paramedics dispatched on a shots-fired call shortly after 9 a.m. transported one person to a hospital in unknown condition,...

Editorial Roundup: Illinois

May. 24, 2022 14:52 PM EDT

Champaign News-Gazette. May 22, 2022. Editorial: DCFS investigation reveals more of the same Too many children are falling through the cracks of the state’s structurally flawed children protection infrastructure. A recent investigation into operations...

Virtual reality brings portable Taser training to police

May. 24, 2022 14:11 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A combative man approaches, moving quickly toward a police officer who pulls out a Taser. The man is wearing a heavy jacket, which could mean the prongs that would generate an electronic current and send him to the ground might not work. It’s a scenario that’s...

Police ID suspect in fatal New York City subway shooting

May. 24, 2022 13:59 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Police on Tuesday identified a suspect in what they have said was an apparently unprovoked fatal shooting of a passenger aboard a New York City subway train. Andrew Abdullah, 25, is wanted in the death of 48-year-old Daniel Enriquez, the NYPD said. He was shot to...

New high school grad now facing murder charge in Mississippi

May. 24, 2022 13:34 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — Just hours after graduating high school, a Mississippi teenager was arrested in what has been described as a domestic dispute that left one person dead. Lowndes County Sheriff Eddie Hawkins said Justin Robert Coggins, 18, of Caledonia, was arrested Saturday...

Man convicted of killing couple, leaving bodies at arboretum

May. 24, 2022 11:25 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A man has been found guilty of fatally shooting a University of Wisconsin physician and her husband, who were the parents of his girlfriend, and leaving their bodies at the school's arboretum. Jurors in Dane County on Monday convicted 20-year-old Khari Sanford...

Hearing on damages owed by ex-cop who killed mother of 4

May. 24, 2022 11:22 AM EDT

A former Mississippi police officer who shot and killed a sleeping woman should pay her four children $2.5 million each for pain and suffering and a total of more than $300,000 to cover therapy, their aunt said in a lawsuit. Matthew Kinne was in uniform and on duty when he shot...

Pine Ridge man guilty in shooting that caused paralysis

May. 24, 2022 11:10 AM EDT

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A Pine Ridge man, accused in a shooting that left the victim partially paralyzed, has been found guilty of eight federal charges. The U.S. Attorney's Office says 30-year-old Isaac Roubideaux was convicted of assault with a dangerous weapon, assault resulting in...