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Police charge man with going 142 mph on 65 mph interstate

Jul. 20, 2019 12:38 PM EDT

GREENLAND, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a motorist was ticketed for driving 142 miles per hour on Interstate 95 in the town of Greenland. Police say that just after 8 a.m. Saturday a trooper monitoring traffic from an aircraft spotted the southbound vehicle traveling at an extremely high rate...

Kosovo PM resigns following Hague war crimes court summons

Jul. 19, 2019 1:52 PM EDT

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo's prime minister resigned Friday after being invited for questioning by a Hague-based court investigating crimes against ethnic Serbs during and after the country's 1998-99 war. Ramush Haradinaj said he agreed to be interviewed at the Kosovo Specialist Chambers next week and...

2 arrested, 22 cited by Portland police over street racing

Jul. 17, 2019 8:55 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two people were arrested and 22 others were cited in Portland in a police operation targeting people who gather and participate in street racing. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Raymond Grant was arrested Sunday after fleeing an area where street racers had gathered. Another person...

Police agencies target illegal street racing in Reno area

Jul. 13, 2019 12:43 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Reno-area law enforcement agencies issued dozens of citations and made four arrests during a crackdown on illegal street racing. The Reno Police Department says the Sparks Police Department, the Nevada Office of Traffic Safety, the University of Nevada Reno Police Department and the...

About 30 cats removed from hot minivan in North Dakota

Jul. 12, 2019 8:17 AM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A woman was cited after police officers say they found about 30 cats and kittens in her minivan in downtown Fargo in the summer heat. Police were called to a parking lot Thursday afternoon where they found the cats in the van when it was more than 80 degrees outside. Officials say the...

Salt Lake City police arrest 8 in protest of port project

Jul. 10, 2019 7:07 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Eight people were arrested after protesters of the Utah Inland Port Authority clashed with authorities, police said. Three people were cited and released Tuesday by Salt Lake City police, but five were taken to jail on suspicion of charges ranging from assault against a police officer...

The Latest: Officials condemn reports of violence at protest

Jul. 10, 2019 6:08 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on arrests made after protesters of the Utah Inland Port Authority clashed with police (all times local): 4:05 p.m. Several Utah officials are condemning the reports of violence at a protest where demonstrators clashed with authorities during a rally against the Utah Inland...

Fireworks, fires kept police, firefighters busy in Vegas

Jul. 5, 2019 2:00 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Fireworks and fires sparked by them kept police officers and firefighters busy overnight in metro Las Vegas. Police say Las Vegas officers enforcing fireworks laws issued just over 100 citations in the metro area. The Las Vegas fire department says firefighters responded to multiple fires,...

Police: Immigration protesters cited after parade disruption

Jul. 4, 2019 4:07 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say 33 people protesting the treatment of migrants and asylum seekers were cited after briefly interrupting a Fourth of July parade in Philadelphia. About 300 people had marched to the Independence Mall area Thursday within sight of Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell after...

Citations jump in 1st year of Georgia cellphone driving law

Jul. 4, 2019 8:43 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Citations for distracted driving have jumped in the past year since Georgia made it illegal to drive while holding a cellphone. A state law that took effect July 1, 2018, prohibits drivers from holding a cellphone while they're behind the wheel. They can only make calls using hands-free...