Police uncertain of motive in Texas deputy's ambush slaying

Aug 31, 2015

Police uncertain of motive in Texas deputy's ambush slaying

The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff’s deputy will be arraigned this week, jail records show. Shannon J. Miles, who has a criminal history that includes convictions for resisting arrest and disorderly conduct with a ...

Aug 7, 2015

U.S. veteran gets back wallet lost in Austria during WWII

A wallet lost 70 years ago by an American soldier in Austria during World War II was returned to its rightful owner thanks to a doctor who discovered the item in his late grandfather’s farmhouse. Josef Ruckhofer told AFP on Thursday he had been ...

Texas airs video of arrest of black woman who died in jail

Jul 22, 2015

Texas airs video of arrest of black woman who died in jail

Texan authorities released footage Tuesday showing a white police officer, during a routine traffic stop, argue with and arrest an unarmed black woman who later died in jail. And a state senator said the same day she should never have been taken into custody. ...