- Special prosecutor confirms Bland case nearly complete Updated: Nov-30-15 7:42 pm
HOUSTON - A team of special prosecutors has nearly completed its investigation of the arrest and subsequent death of a black woman in a Texas jail, and it plans to finish presenting its evidence to a grand jury by the end of December, one of the prosecutors said Monday.
- GOP leader defends House Planned Parenthood investigation Updated: Nov-30-15 7:27 pm
WASHINGTON - A Republican congressional leader on Monday defended a House investigation of Planned Parenthood's provision of fetal tissue to researchers, offering no suggestion that last week's shooting deaths at one of the group's clinics will cause the GOP to retreat from that probe.
- Dad of missing boy held after human remains found in barn Updated: Nov-30-15 7:27 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - A district attorney says more charges are likely in the investigation of a missing 7-year-old boy and unidentified human remains found on his father's property.
- 2 plead in FBI probe of city contracts in Allentown, Reading Updated: Nov-30-15 7:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Two former city government officials have pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges in an FBI probe of government contracting in northeast Pennsylvania.
- Police still searching for killer of bookstore owner Updated: Nov-30-15 5:20 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Police say they have not given up on solving the 2010 stabbing death of a bookstore owner who is the mother-in-law of a Utah Jazz executive.
- Group seeks hate crime investigation for cab driver shooting Updated: Nov-30-15 5:17 pm
PITTSBURGH - The FBI is reviewing the shooting of a Pittsburgh cab driver after a Muslim civil rights group asked the Justice Department to determine if it was a hate crime.
- The Latest: Protesters vow to stay outside police station Updated: Nov-30-15 4:29 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The latest in the reaction to the fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police that has sparked more than two weeks of demonstrations (all times local):
- Los Angeles sheriff's deputies sentenced in jail beating Updated: Nov-30-15 2:55 pm
LOS ANGELES - Two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies convicted in the beating of a handcuffed jail visitor and an attempt to cover it up have been sentenced to prison.
- Police investigate break-ins at 4 Champaign-Urbana hotspots Updated: Nov-30-15 11:44 am
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Police in central Illinois say they're investigating after break-ins were reported during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend at four Champaign-Urbana restaurants and bars.
- Police investigate officer-involved shooting in Caldwell Updated: Nov-30-15 10:10 am
CALDWELL, Idaho - Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Caldwell that sent one person to the hospital.
- Woman shot at home in McKeesport; police investigating Updated: Nov-30-15 8:26 am
MCKEESPORT, Pennsylvania - Police were investigating after a woman was reportedly shot in the shoulder at a residence in the Pittsburgh suburb of McKeesport.
- Authorities investigate hunting-related death near Spencer Updated: Nov-30-15 7:25 am
SPENCER, Wisconsin - Authorities say the shooting death of a man near Spencer in central Wisconsin is being investigated as a hunting-related incident.
- Police investigating bullet found at Portland hotel room Updated: Nov-30-15 6:56 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Police are investigating after a bullet was found embedded in a second-floor room of a Portland hotel over the weekend.
- Alabama authorities investigating police shooting in Selma Updated: Nov-30-15 5:48 am
SELMA, Alabama - The State Bureau of Investigations in Alabama is looking into an officer-involved shooting in Selma that left a man wounded.
- Photo of dog with duct tape muzzle prompts investigation Updated: Nov-30-15 4:49 am
AVON, Connecticut - A photo shared on Facebook depicting a dog with duct tape wrapped tightly around its mouth spawned both outrage on social media and a police investigation in Connecticut.
- Police officer shot, killed during call; suspect charged Updated: Nov-29-15 10:59 pm
NEW FLORENCE, Pennsylvania - A man suspected of fatally shooting a police officer who responded to a domestic dispute was charged with homicide Sunday.
- Police seek man, woman accused of impersonating officers Updated: Nov-29-15 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Police in Philadelphia are looking for a man and a woman who they say impersonated police officers and stopped two pedestrians early Sunday.
- 2 men arrested following Lincoln's first homicide of 2015 Updated: Nov-29-15 4:29 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Police have arrested two Lincoln men in connection with the city's first homicide of 2015.
- Anchorage's only fire investigator to get long-needed help Updated: Nov-29-15 2:20 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - One of the most recent graduates from the Anchorage Police Department academy will soon bring long-needed help to Anchorage's only fire investigator and his heavy workload.
- Police investigating fatal shooting in downtown Des Moines Updated: Nov-29-15 2:18 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Authorities are investigating a shooting that killed one man and injured another in downtown Des Moines.
- Police investigate equipment theft at Hilo nonprofit group Updated: Nov-29-15 11:57 am
HILO, Hawaii - Police are investigating the theft of thousands of dollars' worth of equipment from a Hilo nonprofit organization that employs adults with disabilities.
- State police investigating human remains found in forest Updated: Nov-29-15 11:27 am
COLCHESTER, Connecticut - Connecticut state police are investigating the discovery of human remains found in a state forest in Colchester.
- Police investigating fatal shooting in Chesapeake Updated: Nov-29-15 10:06 am
CHESAPEAKE, Virginia - Police are investigating after a person died in shooting in Chesapeake late Saturday.
- Delaware State Police investigating bank robbery in Newark Updated: Nov-28-15 5:46 pm
NEWARK, Delaware - The Delaware State Police says it's investigating a bank robbery in Newark.
- Authorities investigate death of person in Decorah Lake Updated: Nov-28-15 3:36 pm
MAUSTON, Wisconsin - Authorities are investigating the death of a person who was found unresponsive in Decorah Lake early Friday.