Nov 4, 2014

White House says Ferguson no-fly zone shouldn't have restricted press

The White House said Monday a no-fly zone the U.S. government imposed over Ferguson, Missouri, for nearly two weeks in August should not have restricted helicopters for news organizations that wanted to operate in the area to cover violent protests there. Audio recordings obtained ...

Survival expert who killed Pennsylvania trooper in ambush caught

Nov 1, 2014

Survival expert who killed Pennsylvania trooper in ambush caught

A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, killing one and seriously wounding the other, made his first court appearance Friday after he was captured by U.S. marshals near an abandoned airplane hangar, ending a seven-week manhunt that had rattled the nerves of area ...

Nov 1, 2014

Canadian handed life sentence for fatally shooting three Mounties

A man convicted of fatally shooting three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers and wounding two others was given Canada’s harshest prison sentence in more than 50 years. Justin Bourque was sentenced to life in prison with no chance for parole for 75 years by ...

Oct 31, 2014

Man wanted in U.S. state trooper ambush is captured

A survivalist accused of ambushing two Pennsylvania state troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other, was captured Thursday, ending a seven-week manhunt for him, authorities said. State police confirmed Eric Frein was taken into custody but released no details. A federal law ...

Oct 29, 2014

Policeman who asked to smell woman's feet arrested

Houston-area authorities believe a school district police officer who pulled over a motorist and then asked to smell her feet may have made similar demands of others. Twenty-six-year-old Patrick Quinn is charged with two counts of “official oppression.” He is free on $2,000 bond. ...

Investigators in Mexico comb gully for remains of missing students

Oct 29, 2014

Investigators in Mexico comb gully for remains of missing students

Forensic experts combed a gully in southern Mexico on Tuesday for the remains of 43 missing students, as frustration mounted among relatives of both the disappeared and the detained for the lack of answers more than a month into the investigation. Workers in protective ...