Criminal investigations

Scottsdale Police Sgt. Ben Hoster speaks to a member of the news media at the scene of a fatal shooting in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Saturday, June 2, 2018. The shooting death on Thursday of Dr. Steven Pitt, a prominent forensic psychiatrist who assisted in high-profile murder cases including serial killings in Phoenix is connected to the slayings of two paralegals, said authorities, who were looking into a possible fourth homicide Saturday. (AP Photo/Paul Davenport)
June 02, 2018 - 8:28 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The shooting death of a prominent forensic psychiatrist who assisted in high-profile murder cases including serial killings in Phoenix is connected to the killings of two paralegals, said authorities, who were investigating Saturday whether a fourth homicide was also...
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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2017 file photo Oregon Gov. Kate Brown speaks during a news conference in the Capitol ceremonial office in Salem, Ore. Brown is asking Oregon's attorney general to bring legal action against the federal government over President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration. A conservative group is taking aim at the nation's oldest statewide sanctuary law, with a drive to repeal a 31-year-old Oregon mandate limiting police coordination on immigration arrests. (AP Photo/Andrew Selsky, File)
June 02, 2018 - 11:43 am
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A conservative group is taking aim at the oldest statewide sanctuary law in the nation, with a drive to repeal a 31-year-old Oregon law limiting police coordination on immigration arrests. But critics say paid signature gatherers deceived voters during a canvassing push for the...
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FILE - This 1967 file photo shows then Liberal leader Jeremy Thorpe. Police say they will reopen an investigation into one of Britain's most notorious scandals because a main suspect who was thought to have died may be alive. It’s the latest twist in the story of former Liberal Party leader Jeremy Thorpe, who was accused of plotting to kill his former lover Norman Scott. (PA Photo via AP)
June 02, 2018 - 7:07 am
LONDON (AP) — Police are reopening an investigation into one of Britain's most notorious scandals because a main suspect who was thought to have died may be alive, the BBC reported Saturday. The decision is the latest twist in the story of former Liberal Party leader Jeremy Thorpe, who was accused...
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Joseph James DeAngelo appears in Sacramento Superior Court, Friday, June 1, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. He is suspected in at least a dozen killings and roughly 50 rapes in the 1970s and '80s. (José Luis Villegas/The Sacramento Bee via AP, Pool)
June 01, 2018 - 9:37 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — DNA from a tissue left in a trash can led authorities in April to arrest a former police officer suspected of being California's notorious, elusive Golden State Killer, according to warrants released Friday. Documents released by a judge at the request of news outlets...
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June 01, 2018 - 7:14 pm
PRESTON, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho teacher accused of feeding a sick puppy to a snapping turtle in front of several students has been charged with misdemeanor animal cruelty. Preston Junior High School science teacher Robert Crosland was charged Friday. He faces up to six months in jail and a $5,000...
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In this May 30, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump arrives for a bill signing ceremony in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus, Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Washington. President Donald Trump says he has "absolute right to PARDON myself" but says has "done nothing wrong" in the Russia probe. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 31, 2018 - 6:13 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared Thursday that he didn't fire FBI Director James Comey over the Russia investigation, despite previously citing that as the reason. His lawyer, meanwhile, blasted federal investigators as "a lynching mob" the Trump team will "knock the heck out of"...
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FILE - In this Nov. 14, 2017 file photo, Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., questions Attorney General Jeff Sessions during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The FBI acted properly in its investigation of contacts between President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign and Russia, according to Gowdy, who recently received a classified briefing about the origins of the FBI probe. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
May 30, 2018 - 10:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the special counsel's investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and Russia (all times local): 3:55 p.m. A senior House Republican briefed on the FBI's Russia probe is disputing President Donald Trump's allegation that the agency spied on his 2016 campaign...
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President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen, right, leaves Federal Court, in New York, Wednesday, May 30, 2018. U.S. District Judge Kimba Wood said at a hearing Wednesday that she had to balance the needs of lawyers for Cohen and Trump with the needs of criminal prosecutors. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
May 30, 2018 - 6:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers for President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, failed to win more time Wednesday to analyze millions of files seized by the FBI, but they did get one thing they wanted: Their TV tormentor, Stormy Daniels' attorney, withdrew a request to get a formal role in...
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May 30, 2018 - 1:43 pm
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Police in New Hampshire found an array of drugs in an apartment during an investigation into the death of a 20-month-old child. Police say two people have been charged with drug possession after Wednesday's discovery. Authorities in Manchester say the toddler died on May 25...
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Michael Cohen arrives to court in New York, Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Lawyers for President Donald Trump and Cohen, his personal attorney, appear again before a judge in New York as part of an ongoing legal tussle about attorney client privilege and records seized from Cohen by the FBI. Among the issues to be discussed: Whether Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for porn actress, Stormy Daniels, will get a formal role in the case. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
May 30, 2018 - 12:00 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a court hearing on the FBI investigation of Michael Cohen (all times local): 11:45 a.m. A New York judge says lawyers for President Donald Trump's personal lawyer and Trump have until June 15 to make attorney-client privilege claims over data seized in April raids. U.S...
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