Violent crime

March 22, 2017 - 4:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A white man from Baltimore bent on making a racist attack took a bus to New York City, the "media capital of the world," randomly picked out a 66-year-old black man who was collecting bottles and then fatally wounded him with a sword, police said Wednesday. James Harris Jackson, 28...
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Conservative MP Tobias Ellwood, left, stands amongst the emergency services at the scene outside the Palace of Westminster, London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. London police say they are treating a gun and knife incident at Britain's Parliament "as a terrorist incident until we know otherwise." The Metropolitan Police says in a statement that the incident is ongoing. It is urging people to stay away from the area. Officials say a man with a knife attacked a police officer at Parliament and was shot by officers. Nearby, witnesses say a vehicle struck several people on the Westminster Bridge. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP).
March 22, 2017 - 4:02 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the incident outside Britain's parliament (all times local): 8 p.m. A French government plane is set to fly to London Wednesday evening to bring the families of three French students wounded in the attacks at the British Parliament to their loved ones. French President...
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Conservative MP Tobias Ellwood, left, stands amongst the emergency services at the scene outside the Palace of Westminster, London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. London police say they are treating a gun and knife incident at Britain's Parliament "as a terrorist incident until we know otherwise." The Metropolitan Police says in a statement that the incident is ongoing. It is urging people to stay away from the area. Officials say a man with a knife attacked a police officer at Parliament and was shot by officers. Nearby, witnesses say a vehicle struck several people on the Westminster Bridge. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP).
March 22, 2017 - 3:23 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the incident outside Britain's parliament (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy condemned the deadly attack in London's Westminster on Wednesday and offered condolences to the British people in a telegram sent to his British counterpart...
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March 22, 2017 - 2:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A 28-year-old white man from Baltimore accused of stabbing a 66-year-old black man to death traveled by bus to New York City to the "media capital of the world" to make the biggest splash he could, police officials said. James Harris Jackson turned himself in at a Times Square...
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March 22, 2017 - 1:57 pm
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Police in an Atlanta suburb have arrested a woman they say struck and killed her young granddaughter with her vehicle. Gwinnett County police said Wednesday that they've arrested 44-year-old Gilma J. Ordonez-Guevara of Lawrenceville on charges including vehicular homicide...
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White House Press secretary Sean Spicer speaks to the media during the daily briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, in Washington, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Spicer discussed the attacks at the British Parliament in London and other topics. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
March 22, 2017 - 1:54 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 1:47 p.m. The White House is condemning the attacks in London involving a car rampage and knife attack. President Donald Trump is said to be monitoring developments. Spokesman Sean Spicer said Wednesday that the White House...
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Conservative MP Tobias Ellwood, left, stands amongst the emergency services at the scene outside the Palace of Westminster, London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. London police say they are treating a gun and knife incident at Britain's Parliament "as a terrorist incident until we know otherwise." The Metropolitan Police says in a statement that the incident is ongoing. It is urging people to stay away from the area. Officials say a man with a knife attacked a police officer at Parliament and was shot by officers. Nearby, witnesses say a vehicle struck several people on the Westminster Bridge. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP).
March 22, 2017 - 1:52 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the incident outside Britain's parliament (all times local): 5:50 p.m. French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have both expressed their support and solidarity with Britain after the attacks at the British Parliament in London. "We are all...
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CORRECTS OFFICERS NAME TO HOUSTON JAMES LARGO, NOT JAMES LARGO. - FILE--This undated photo provided by the Navajo Nation Office of the President and Vice President, shows Navajo Nation police officer Houston James Largo. Largo died Sunday, March 12, 2017, after responding to a domestic violence call near the small town of Prewitt, N.M. Investigators say the man accused of killing Largo had spent the afternoon drinking and was intoxicated the night of the shooting. (Navajo Nation Office of the President and Vice President via AP, file)
March 22, 2017 - 1:14 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — What sounded like someone knocking on a window late one night turned out to be gunfire erupting in a small community on the nation's largest American Indian reservation. Police lights flashed in the distance, and as a resident approached, she thought it was just her...
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Conservative MP Tobias Ellwood, left, stands amongst the emergency services at the scene outside the Palace of Westminster, London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. London police say they are treating a gun and knife incident at Britain's Parliament "as a terrorist incident until we know otherwise." The Metropolitan Police says in a statement that the incident is ongoing. It is urging people to stay away from the area. Officials say a man with a knife attacked a police officer at Parliament and was shot by officers. Nearby, witnesses say a vehicle struck several people on the Westminster Bridge. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP).
March 22, 2017 - 1:13 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on reports of an incident outside Britain's parliament (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May will chair a meeting of the government emergency committee to discuss the response to the terror incident in London. The emergency committee known as...
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Police secure the area close to the Houses of Parliament in London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. The leader of Britain's House of Commons says a man has been shot by police at Parliament. David Liddington also said there were "reports of further violent incidents in the vicinity." London's police said officers had been called to a firearms incident on Westminster Bridge, near the parliament. Britain's MI5 says it is too early to say if the incident is terror-related. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
March 22, 2017 - 12:27 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on reports of an incident outside Britain's parliament (all times local): 4:20 p.m. Poland's former foreign minister, Radek Sikorski, says he was in a taxi leaving Westminster and was checking his email when he heard something like a car crash, "something like a car hitting...
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