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State Police: Man charged with DUI after hitting patrol car

Sep. 14, 2020 11:43 AM EDT

REHOBOTH, Del. (AP) — A Delaware man was charged with driving under the influence after he side swiped a State Police vehicle, authorities said. Gregory Brown, 70, was also charged with failure to yield Saturday morning, a State Police news release said. A State Police trooper was performing a traffic...

College students test positive for coronavirus, throw party

Sep. 11, 2020 7:55 PM EDT

A college student house held a party over the Labor Day weekend that included people who had recently tested positive for the coronavirus, according to police body camera footage. Oxford police cited six men who attended a house party near Miami University on Saturday for violating the state's mass gathering and...

FILE - In this June 28, 2020 file photo, armed homeowners Mark and Patricia McCloskey, standing in front of their house along Portland Place, confront protesters marching to St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson's house in the Central West End of St. Louis. St. Louis police said Friday, Sept. 11 that they have issued trespassing citations to nine people who participated in the protest on June 28 on the private street near the couple's home. (Laurie Skrivan/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File)

Citations for 9 people who demonstrated near McCloskey home

Sep. 11, 2020 3:52 PM EDT

O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — Nine protesters have been issued trespassing summonses for marching onto a private St. Louis street in June, a demonstration that prompted a couple to emerge from their home with guns to confront the demonstrators. Mark and Patricia McCloskey were both charged in July with unlawful use...

UT-Knoxville leader: COVID case count rising 'way too fast'

Sep. 8, 2020 7:22 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The chancellor of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville said Tuesday that COVID-19 cases are increasing “way too fast” and that specific actions to address the jump will be announced in the coming days. In an online message, Chancellor Donde Plowman said there are...

New Orleans officials express concern over Labor Day crowds

Sep. 6, 2020 6:07 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Large crowds in New Orleans over the Labor Day weekend prompted city officials to issue a warning that the activity could cause a spike in coronavirus cases and that businesses will face citations for violating rules. “The city is aware of large crowd activity in violation of the...

Pennsylvania State troopers pull over vehicles on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020,  along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Breezewood, Pa. Police around the country are reporting that as roads and highways emptied during the pandemic, some remaining drivers took advantage by pushing well past the speed limit. It's a trend that statistics show is continuing even as states reopen. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

As pandemic raged, roadways became speedways

Sep. 6, 2020 9:25 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some drivers took advantage of roads and highways emptied by the coronavirus pandemic by pushing well past the speed limit, a trend that continues even as states try to get back to normal. The Iowa State Patrol recorded a 101% increase from January through August over the four-year...

Officials work at the area late Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, in Lacey Wash., where a man suspected of fatally shooting a supporter of a right-wing group in Portland, Ore., the week before was killed as investigators moved in to arrest him. Michael Reinoehl, 48, was killed as a federal task force attempted to apprehend him in Lacey, a senior Justice Department official said. Reinoehl was the prime suspect in the killing of 39-year-old Aaron “Jay” Danielson, who was shot in the chest Saturday night, the official said. (AP Photo/Ted Warren)

Portland killing suspect and victim had guns, documents say

Sep. 4, 2020 9:38 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — ‎Both the suspect in the slaying of the right-wing protester in Portland, Oregon last weekend and the victim had handguns when their confrontation started after dueling street demonstrations, according to court documents made public Friday. The documents said victim Aaron...

National Guard headed to Pullman to help slow coronavirus

Sep. 2, 2020 12:08 PM EDT

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — The number of people testing positive for the coronavirus continues to grow rapidly in Whitman County, and various government agencies are working to slow the spread. A team from the Washington National Guard was headed to Pullman on Wednesday to set up a COVID-19 testing operation,...

New Mexico cites natural gas plants for excess air pollution

Sep. 1, 2020 11:44 PM EDT

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico environmental regulators have issued citations against natural gas processing plants on allegations they vastly exceeded permitted air pollution limits while burning off excess natural gas. The New Mexico Environment Department on Tuesday announced compliance orders against...

Police cite Delaware college students who hosted large party

Sep. 1, 2020 6:32 PM EDT

NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Three University of Delaware students accused of hosting a large party have been cited by police for violating a city order that restricts the size of private gatherings. Newark police said about 75 people were at a house party early Monday before fleeing when officers arrived, The...