California Gov. Jerry Brown has blocked parole for Charles Manson follower and convicted killer Bruce Davis.
While a television news crew was gathering footage for a story about crime in the Albuquerque downtown area, a thief drove off in the station's SUV.
Texas authorities say a 25-year-old woman has been charged in the deaths of her two children who were found inside a hot car last month outside the family's home.
St. Louis police say a black off-duty officer who heard a commotion near his home and tried to help fellow officers arrest three black suspects has been shot by a white officer who did not recognize him.
The Latest on the rape trial of a former Vanderbilt football player (all times local): 7:15 p.m.
San Francisco police say the UPS driver who shot and killed three colleagues last week was armed with two stolen guns and appeared to target his victims.
Jury deliberations have extended well into their second day in the case of a former Vanderbilt University football player charged in the 2013 rape of an unconscious female student.
On Friday, June 23, authorities announced the arrest of 56-year-old Dianna Lynn Wills of Whiting, NJ for second degree aggravated arson and second degree manslaughter for a Manchester, NJ structure fire that took place in early April.
Georgia authorities have given $10,000 apiece to two Tennessee households for help catching two inmates accused of killing their guards while escaping from a prison bus.
A reputed Colombo crime family underboss reported to be the oldest inmate in the federal prison system has been released at the age of 100.
Mob boss John “Sonny” Franzese, the United States federal prison’s oldest inmate, was freed on Friday.
An Oklahoma doctor has been charged with second-degree murder in the overdose deaths of at least five patients from the powerful painkillers and other drugs she had prescribed them.
Pennsylvania police say a man accused of beating his dad to death with a baseball bat on Father's Day has been arrested on a Jersey shore boardwalk.
The parents of a young woman strangled by her boyfriend and dumped in an open cemetery grave will be allowed to pursue their lawsuit against an Omaha mental treatment facility where the boyfriend was being held.
Prosecutors are asking the highest court in Massachusetts to overturn a ruling that erased former NFL star Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction in the 2013 killing of a semi-professional football player.
Authorities say a 22-year-old New York woman and three other people have been charged in the killing of the woman's mother for insurance money.
A Panamanian man who authorities say ran an international cocaine trafficking ring has been sentenced to 16 years in prison.
When Indiana cracked down on the opioid crisis, it accidentally helped spark a wave of pharmacy robberies, eventually reporting more robberies than any other state.
Jurors began their fifth day of deliberations Friday in Ohio's second murder trial of a white former police officer in the shooting death of an unarmed black motorist.
Six shootings in three days have prompted officials in a popular South Carolina beach town to put up barricades to keep people off the streets and on the sidewalks.
A grand jury has recommended an aggravated assault charge against a Dallas police officer who shot and killed a suspect in a January incident involving a stolen car.
The insurance company for the city of Ferguson, Missouri, paid $1.5 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit filed by Michael Brown's parents, the city attorney said Friday.
The Latest on the investigation into a stabbing of a police officer at the airport in Flint, Michigan (all times local): ___ 10:45 a.m.
The Latest on the murder retrial of a white former police officer in Ohio (all times local): 10:15 a.m.
An Omaha man has been imprisoned for sexually assaulting girls under 3 at day cares where he worked.
A Pennsylvania woman has been jailed because police say she fired a gunshot in the direction of her inattentive husband.
Coverage of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, the demise of Venezuelan society and fighting in Mosul, Iraq, won top honors in the 2017 Associated Press Media Editors Awards for AP staff, showcasing the news organization's excellence around the globe.
Authorities say a protester has been charged with assault after a fracas outside the rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for President Donald Trump.
A woman accused of intentionally setting a fire that killed six of her children more than two decades ago is going on trial in Maryland for a second time.
New Jersey authorities are looking for a police officer after he skipped out on his trial on charges that he helped gang members in police investigations.
Authorities say they have dismissed their case against a 43-year-old Maryland man accused of paying people to draw their blood and storing it in large quantities in an abandoned warehouse in Washington.
The FBI says the search for a visiting Chinese scholar missing from the University of Illinois is a national priority for the agency.
An Ohio man is facing charges after police say he stole more than 500 signs, claiming they were an eyesore and a distraction to drivers.
A Canadian man has been charged in the stabbing of a Michigan airport police officer, and authorities are investigating the attack as a possible terrorist act.
Hospital officials in Flint, Michigan, are expected to discuss the medical condition of an airport officer stabbed during what federal officials are investigating as an act of terrorism.
Gay pride marches in New York City, San Francisco and in between this weekend will have plenty of participants — and also protests directed at them from other members of the LGBT community, speaking out against what they see as increasingly corporate pride celebrations that prioritize the experiences of gay white men and ignore the issues continuing to face black and brown LGBT people.
A jury will return to continue deliberating on a verdict for the third of four former Vanderbilt University players charged in the 2013 rape of an unconscious female student.
Police Chief Charlie Beck on Thursday arrested a veteran Los Angeles police officer for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old cadet who is suspected of joyriding in stolen patrol cars.
A Virginia man has been charged with espionage for transmitting top-secret documents to Chinese officials.
The American Civil Liberties Union is asking an Oklahoma court to release a woman serving 30 years in prison for failing to report the abuse of her two children by her boyfriend.
Prosecutors say a 56-year-old man who referred to himself as "dirty old Santa" traveled to a Philadelphia suburb to have a sexual tryst with a 14-year-old girl he lured online and has been arrested.
An Illinois man convicted of abducting his estranged girlfriend from Kentucky and killing her along an Ohio interstate has been sentenced to receive the death penalty.
New details have emerged about the attacker who stabbed a police officer at an airport in Flint, Michigan on Wednesday.
Two California men have been charged with a string of felony counts stemming from a criminal case that created a buzz among beekeepers across the country, authorities said Thursday.
A 39-year-old man accused of shooting a woman on an Atlanta street in broad daylight has been indicted.
An indictment says a former supervisor at a South Carolina juvenile prison ordered guards to hog-tie two inmates and leave them on their stomachs for two hours because they made too much noise.
The Latest on the parole hearing for Patricia Krenwinkel, a follower of cult leader Charles Manson (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Parole has been denied for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel, a follower of cult leader Charles Manson, after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the notorious murders.
A man accused of fatally shooting an Ohio SWAT officer during a standoff last year has been found guilty of aggravated murder and could face the death penalty.
A man has been indicted on a hate crime charge for a January fire that destroyed a Texas mosque, authorities announced on Thursday.
A teenager shot to death by deputies was accidentally hit by a bullet as he tried to stop an aggressive dog from attacking the officers early Thursday, according to Los Angeles County sheriff's officials.