Apr 6, 2016

U.S. man leaves baby in car to enjoy strip club

A California man is facing up to six years in prison for leaving his 9-month-old baby girl alone in a parked car while he went into a strip club. Los Angeles district attorney Jackie Lacey said in a statement on Tuesday that Auwin Dargin, ...

Japan's 'SWAT' team hones terror attack response after Brussels

Mar 30, 2016

Japan's 'SWAT' team hones terror attack response after Brussels

Police armed with guns tackled a grenade-throwing man and his accomplice in a bus hijack enactment in Tokyo on Wednesday after the Brussels airport and subway bomb attacks that killed 32 people. The Emergency Response Team, a select group from members of the country’s ...

MPD holds couterterrorism drill ahead of G-7 summit

Mar 28, 2016

MPD holds couterterrorism drill ahead of G-7 summit

The Metropolitan Police Department held an anti-terrorism drill Monday ahead of the Group of Seven summit in Ise-Shima, Mie Prefecture, in May. Around 200 people, including staff from East Japan Railway Co. (JR East) and other companies, took part in the drill at Tokyo ...

Mar 25, 2016

Seattle tree-sitter booked into jail

A man who transfixed Seattle and the Internet by perching near the top of an 80-foot (24-meter) tree in the city for more than a day has been booked into jail for investigation of malicious mischief. Seattle police on Thursday identified the man as ...