Law enforcement agencies

November 30, 2017 - 8:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Israel's intelligence minister said Thursday he plans to succeed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who is embroiled in corruption scandals and a police investigation. But Israel Katz said in an interview with The Associated Press he hopes Netanyahu will be able to continue as prime...
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November 30, 2017 - 6:01 am
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man who failed to appear for sentencing for aggravated assault on a police officer has been captured in Georgia. Federal agents on Wednesday tracked 27-year-old Donnell Cook of Newark to a residence in Lithonia, Georgia. Cook did not show up at the Middlesex...
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This image released by the FBI shows the seeking information poster for Mariah Woods. Local, state and federal law enforcement agencies are combining efforts to find the 3-year-old North Carolina girl missing from her home. FBI agent Stanley Meador told a news conference Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, that neighboring sheriff's offices have provided assistance in the search for Mariah Kay Woods. Onslow County Sheriff Hans Miller said military personnel are also looking from the girl, who was reported missing from her home on Monday, Nov. 27. (FBI via AP)
November 29, 2017 - 8:47 am
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the search for a missing North Carolina girl (all times local): 8:40 a.m. The FBI has released a photo of a woman and child at a Walmart in North Carolina as officials search for a 3-year-old girl who was reported missing early Monday. Kristy Woods told...
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FILE - This Feb. 3, 2012, file photo shows FBI headquarters in Washington. Many U.S. diplomatic, military and government figures were not told about Russia-linked attempts to hack into their emails, even though the FBI knew they were in the Kremlin’s crosshairs, The Associated Press has learned. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
November 28, 2017 - 7:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI deviated from its own policy to notify victims of computer hacking when it left U.S. officials and other Americans in the dark about Kremlin-aligned attempts to break into their personal Gmail accounts, The Associated Press has learned. FBI policy calls for notifying...
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November 28, 2017 - 5:59 pm
CLEVELAND, Tenn. (AP) — A sheriff says a man has been taken into custody following an armed standoff at a home in Tennessee. Bradley County Sheriff Eric Watson told reporters the man and a woman, who also has been detained, were wanted in Georgia on stolen vehicle charges and will be charged in...
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November 28, 2017 - 2:07 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A dispute over rap lyrics dropped Tuesday before Pennsylvania's highest court, where justices will have to decide whether they constitute a criminal threat to police or amount to protected speech under the First Amendment. The state Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the...
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November 28, 2017 - 8:12 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is renewing his complaints about NFL players who kneel during the national anthem. Players have been kneeling to protest racism and police brutality, particularly toward people of color. Trump says the act is disrespectful and is hurting the game. Trump...
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Ireland's Deputy Prime Minister Frances Fitzgerald arrives at Government Buildings in Dublin ahead of a vote of no confidence in the government Tuesday Nov. 28, 2017. Ireland's governing party and main opposition are holding last-minute talks to avoid the government collapsing just as it faces a crunch time in Brexit negotiations. Irish lawmakers are due to vote on a no-confidence motion in the deputy prime minister filed by opposition party Fianna Fail .(Brian Lawless/PA via AP)
November 28, 2017 - 7:56 am
LONDON (AP) — Ireland's deputy prime minister has agreed to resign to avert a parliamentary vote that would have collapsed the government and triggered a snap election at a crunch time for Brexit negotiations, Irish media reported Tuesday. Irish lawmakers had been due to vote later on a no-...
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November 27, 2017 - 12:48 pm
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — In a story Nov. 25 about a funeral for a U.S. Border Patrol agent, The Associated Press incorrectly referred to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions as Jeff Session. The AP also erroneously reported that a U.S. official with knowledge of the investigation said both the agent...
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November 27, 2017 - 5:52 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say the body of a 13-year-old boy has been recovered from a South Carolina lake. News outlets report that Richland County Sheriff's Department Public Information Officer Lt. Curtis Wilson says the boy's body was recovered from Lake Carolina just after 4:30 p.m...
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