Criminal investigations

Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones (10) celebrates with right fielder Craig Gentry, right, and left fielder Joey Rickard left, after defeating the Boston Red Sox 5-2 during a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, May 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
May 02, 2017 - 12:52 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on Orioles center fielder Adam Jones being taunted with racial slurs at Fenway Park (all times local): 12:50 p.m. A Boston police spokesman says authorities are investigating the throwing of a bag of peanuts at Orioles center fielder Adam Jones, but have no suspects yet. Lt...
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May 02, 2017 - 7:33 am
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina are investigating after a man was shot to death in Winston-Salem. Police said in a news release that officers were called to an apartment around 2:30 p.m. Monday. Investigators said they found 21-year-old Shayne Anthony Corpening dead at the scene...
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Odell Edwards wipes away tears as he sits with his wife, Charmaine Edwards, listening to their attorney Lee Merritt talking about the death of their son, Jordan Edwards, in a police shooting Saturday in Balch Springs, Texas, in Merritt's law office in Dallas, Monday, May 1, 2017. A suburban Dallas police chief said Monday that his department wrongly described why an officer fired into a moving vehicle and killed Jordan Edwards, after an attorney for the boy’s family said officers were trying to “justify the unjustifiable.” (Guy Reynolds/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
May 01, 2017 - 7:42 pm
A suburban Dallas police chief acknowledged Monday that an officer who fatally shot a black 15-year-old in a moving vehicle fired as the car was driving away — not as it reversed toward officers, as the department had previously asserted. Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber told reporters...
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Parts of the Imam Ali Mosque lay destroyed by fire in Jarfalla north of Stockholm, Sweden, early Monday May 1, 2017. Swedish police say they are investigating the fire which started late Sunday, causing major damage to a mosque near Stockholm as possible arson. (Anders Wiklund / TT via AP)
May 01, 2017 - 12:14 pm
STOCKHOLM (AP) — A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson in an attack against a mosque near Stockholm that caused major damage, Swedish police said Monday. Stockholm police spokesman Lars Bystrom said the suspect was questioned and then arrested, but did not elaborate pending an investigation...
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Parts of the Imam Ali Mosque lay destroyed by fire in Jarfalla north of Stockholm, Sweden, early Monday May 1, 2017. Swedish police say they are investigating the fire which started late Sunday, causing major damage to a mosque near Stockholm as possible arson. (Anders Wiklund / TT via AP)
May 01, 2017 - 5:53 am
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish police say they are investigating a fire that caused major damage to a mosque near Stockholm as possible arson. Stockholm police spokesman Lars Bystrom says "it appears to have been lit from the outside." He couldn't give further details pending an investigation. No one was...
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May 01, 2017 - 5:23 am
LONDON (AP) — British police have arrested three women as part of a continuing counterterrorism investigation that included a raid last week. Police said that three women were arrested Monday morning on suspicion of planning attacks. Two are 18 and one is 19. They are being questioned at a police...
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April 30, 2017 - 5:20 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Detectives were investigating whether two suspects arrested in a stolen car are connected to a shooting rampage through Los Angeles suburbs that killed one man and left three others wounded after a carjacking, sheriff's officials said Sunday. A man and woman matching the...
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FILE- In this Monday, Oct. 26, 2015 file photo, Asian Olympic leader Kuwaiti Sheik Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah speaks during an interview with the Associated Press at the Washington Hilton, in Washington. Ahmad denies claims in a U.S. federal court that he bribed FIFA voters.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
April 29, 2017 - 11:04 am
GENEVA (AP) — Asian Olympic leader Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah of Kuwait has denied claims made in a U.S. federal court that he paid six-figure bribes to FIFA voters. "Sheikh Ahmad is very surprised by such allegations and strongly denies any wrongdoing," the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) said...
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April 29, 2017 - 6:57 am
BERLIN (AP) — Flights to and from Berlin's Tegel airport were briefly suspended Saturday after police cleared a terminal to investigate a suspicious suitcase. The airport operator said shortly after midday that flights to Tegel were being diverted as officers examined a piece of unclaimed baggage...
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April 29, 2017 - 6:26 am
BERLIN (AP) — German police say they are investigating a suspicious suitcase at Berlin's Tegel airport and the operator says flights there are being diverted. Federal police said on Twitter early Saturday that travelers are being evacuated from Terminal B while officers investigate the suitcase.
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