Law enforcement agencies

December 06, 2017 - 5:50 am
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Small groups of youths have clashed with Greek police before a demonstration to mark the ninth anniversary of the fatal police shooting of a teenager in Athens that sparked the worst rioting Greece had seen in decades. Groups of youths threw flares at riot police, who...
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FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2015 file photo, Dr. Bennet Omalu attends a special screening of "Concussion" in New York. Omalu, a pathologist best known for researching NFL brain injuries, resigned Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, from the San Joaquin County coroner's office accusing Sheriff-Coroner Steve Moore of interfering with death investigations to protect law enforcement officers. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
December 05, 2017 - 11:23 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — San Joaquin County's chief medical examiner, known nationally as the doctor depicted in the movie "Concussion" about brain injuries among football players, resigned Tuesday over what he said was interference by the sheriff that has become so invasive that it borders on the...
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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Eli Harold, left, quarterback Colin Kaepernick, center, and safety Eric Reid kneel during the national anthem before the team's NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Santa Clara, Calif. Kaepernick accepted Sports Illustrated's Muhammad Ali Legacy Award from Beyonce on Tuesday night, Dec. 5, 2017, and promised that "with or without the NFL's platform, I will continue to work for the people." Beyonce thanked Kaepernick for his "personal sacrifice," and 2016 Ali Award winner Kareem Abdul-Jabbar called Kaepernick a "worthy recipient" during a video tribute.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
December 05, 2017 - 10:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Beyonce presented Colin Kaepernick with Sports Illustrated's Muhammad Ali Legacy Award on Tuesday night, and Kaepernick promised that "with or without the NFL's platform, I will continue to work for the people." Beyonce was brought out as a surprise presenter by comedian Trevor Noah...
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FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, file photo, former South Carolina police officer Michael Slager, right, walks from the Charleston County Courthouse under the protection of the Charleston County Sheriff's Department after a mistrial was declared for his trial in Charleston, S.C. l Slager is in court Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, facing a possible life sentence for the April 2015 shooting death of Walter Scott. The foot chase and shooting were captured by a bystander on cellphone video that was seen by millions online. Slager pleaded guilty in May to violating Scott's civil rights. A state jury deadlocked last year on murder charges, which were dropped as part of his federal plea deal. (AP Photo/Mic Smith, File)
December 05, 2017 - 5:29 pm
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A judge overseeing the federal sentencing of a white former police officer who pleaded guilty in the shooting death of an unarmed black motorist is allowing expert defense testimony about disputed audio and video recordings. On Tuesday, one of those experts said his analysis...
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In this photo taken Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, in Nogales Mexico, crosses with the names of migrants who have died on the northbound journey to the United States. The federal government on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, issued its most complete statistical snapshot of immigration enforcement under President Donald Trump, saying Border Patrol arrests plunged to a 45-year low while arrests by deportation officers soared. (AP Photo/Anita Snow)
Patrick Gentry
December 05, 2017 - 1:57 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Border Patrol arrests plunged to a 45-year low, but detentions by deportation officers away from the U.S.-Mexico border soared during President Donald Trump's first months in office, as his efforts to overhaul the nation's immigration system took effect. In all, the Border Patrol...
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December 04, 2017 - 5:35 pm
YORK, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say there is body camera footage of a police officer fatally shooting a man in South Carolina, but it won't be released pending an investigation. The York County Sheriff's Office on Monday identified the deputy who fired his gun as Gary Pence, who has worked at the...
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December 04, 2017 - 3:59 pm
LELAND, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man is reporting his 100-pound tortoise is missing — and he doesn't think the reptile slowly walked away. The owner told the Brunswick County Sheriff's Department that his African spurred tortoise disappeared Friday night from his home in Leland. The Sun News of...
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President Donald Trump gestures as he walks towards Air Force One at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017. Trump spent the day in New York attending a trio of fundraisers. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
December 03, 2017 - 10:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump launched a fresh attack Sunday on the credibility of his own FBI, responding to revelations that an FBI agent was removed from special counsel Robert Mueller's team investigating Russian election meddling because of anti-Trump text messages. Trump, two days...
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This photo provided by Onslow County Sheriff’s Office shows Earl Kimrey. Authorities have arrested Kimrey in connection with the disappearance of a 3-year-old North Carolina girl. The Onslow County Sheriff's Office says Kimrey is being held on more than $1 million bond in the Onslow County Detention Center on charges that include concealing a death and obstruction of justice. A statement issued by the Sheriff's Office says the child, Mariah Woods, is believed to be dead. She has been missing from her home since Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. Authorities are searching for her body. (Onslow County Sheriff’s Office via AP)
December 02, 2017 - 10:27 am
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the search for a missing North Carolina child (all times local): 9:45 a.m. Authorities say the man charged in the disappearance of a young North Carolina girl is the boyfriend of the child's mother. FBI spokeswoman Shelley Lynch confirmed in an email Saturday...
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December 02, 2017 - 8:01 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A former South Carolina police officer will soon learn how long he'll spend in federal prison for the shooting death of an unarmed motorist following a traffic stop. Sentencing is scheduled to start Monday for Michael Slager. The former North Charleston police officer has been...
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