- Atlanta police investigating fatal stabbing Updated: Aug-31-15 7:07 am
ATLANTA - A stabbing has left one man dead in northwest Atlanta.
- 1 killed in Greensboro night club shooting Updated: Aug-31-15 7:07 am
GREENSBORO, North Carolina - Police in Greensboro are investigating the shooting death of a man outside a nightclub.
- 49-year-old man critically injured in Pittsburgh shooting Updated: Aug-31-15 6:55 am
PITTSBURGH - Police say a 49-year-old man was critically injured after he was shot in Pittsburgh's Knoxville section.
- Woman sexually assaulted near Rutgers campus Updated: Aug-31-15 6:46 am
NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey - Police say a woman was sexually assaulted near the Rutgers University New Brunswick campus.
- Police investigate sexual assault against Alabama student Updated: Aug-31-15 6:14 am
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama - Police are searching for a man accused of sexually assaulting a student at the University of Alabama.
- Indian scholar who criticized idol worship murdered at home Updated: Aug-31-15 6:10 am
NEW DELHI - Indian police are investigating the weekend murder of a scholar who was known for his outspoken criticism of idol worship and religious superstition.
- Taxi driver accused of sexual assault in DC Updated: Aug-31-15 6:04 am
WASHINGTON - Police in Washington are asking for the public's help finding a taxi driver accused of sexually assaulting a woman.
- Suspect in ambush of Houston-area deputy due in court Updated: Aug-31-15 5:49 am
HOUSTON - The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a lengthy criminal record going back a decade, but never spent more than short stints in jail.
- Mourners to pay tribute to slain television cameraman Updated: Aug-31-15 5:17 am
ROANOKE, Virginia - Salem High School will open its doors to the community Monday to commemorate the life of an alumnus - Adam Ward, the 27-year-old cameraman for a Roanoke television station who was slain on live TV last week.
- Deliberations enter 6th day at trial over double killings Updated: Aug-31-15 5:04 am
PHOENIX - A jury will enter its sixth day of deliberations Monday at the trial of an Arizona man charged with killing his brother and fatally shooting his 6-year-old nephew who witnessed the crime.
- Police: 1 dead, 1 wounded after Statesville party shooting Updated: Aug-31-15 4:47 am
STATESVILLE, North Carolina - Authorities say one man is dead and another wounded after a shooting at a party in Statesville.
- Police: Man threatens officers with screwdriver at hospital Updated: Aug-31-15 4:43 am
WICHITA, Kansas - A 35-year-old man has been arrested after authorities say he tried to assault police officers with a screwdriver at a Wichita hospital.
- Man's appeal in death of junkyard owner to be heard Updated: Aug-31-15 4:17 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Mississippi Supreme Court will hear an appeal from Jeffrey Grey Allen, who is serving a life sentence for his role in the 2011 fatal shooting of a Moss Point junkyard owner.
- Autopsy set in weekend Swansea stabbing that left woman dead Updated: Aug-31-15 4:13 am
SWANSEA, Illinois - An autopsy report and charges could come later in the day in connection with a stabbing at a southwest Illinois apartment complex that left a woman dead and her 9-year-old son severely injured.
- Police: Man fatally shot in Jackson driveway during argument Updated: Aug-31-15 4:10 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Authorities say a suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a man in a driveway in Jackson.
- Calcasieu Parish schools raise $38K in slain trooper's honor Updated: Aug-31-15 4:10 am
LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana - Calcasieu Parish students have raised nearly $38,300 for the Louisiana State Troopers Association in honor of Steven Vincent, the state trooper killed last week.
- Academy worker to be sentenced in sex abuse case Updated: Aug-31-15 4:08 am
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - A former police officer will be sentenced this fall after pleading guilty to violating sex abuse laws with students at a residential, educational program run by the Kentucky National Guard.
- Jury selection to start in murder trial of 13-year-old boy Updated: Aug-31-15 4:07 am
GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan - Jury selection is scheduled to start in western Michigan in the trial of a 13-year-old boy accused of killing a 9-year-old boy at a playground.
- Fort Wayne man arrested in 1993 beating death of another man Updated: Aug-31-15 3:34 am
FORT WAYNE, Indiana - Police have arrested a Fort Wayne man in the beating death of another man in 1993.
- Police: Man charged after woman found stabbed in neck, torso Updated: Aug-31-15 3:19 am
VINTON, Virginia - Authorities say a 30-year-old man has been charged in connection with the stabbing of a woman in Vinton.
- News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDT Updated: Aug-31-15 3:04 am
A gunman killed three relatives in a surprise attack witnessed by several children in a home in eastern Tennessee, authorities said.
- Man arrested in attempted kidnapping of girl, 3, in Lincoln Updated: Aug-31-15 2:22 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A 33-year-old man has been arrested in the attempted kidnapping of a 3-year-old girl in Lincoln.
- Police: 1 dead, 1 injured in double shooting in St. Louis Updated: Aug-31-15 2:19 am
ST. LOUIS - One person has died and another has been injured in a double shooting in St. Louis.
- Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual Updated: Aug-31-15 2:13 am
LOS ANGELES - No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice.
- Jewish site shootings trial to resume with closing arguments Updated: Aug-31-15 1:13 am
OLATHE, Kansas - Jurors are set to hear closing arguments in the case of a white supremacist charged with killing three people at two Jewish sites in Kansas.