This June 13, 2018, photo shows death-row inmate Christopher Young outside death row during an interview at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Polunsky Unit near Livingston, Texas. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has refused to stop the scheduled execution of Young, who was convicted of fatally shooting San Antonio convenience store owner Hasmukh "Hash" Patel in November 2004. He is scheduled to die Tuesday, July 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Mike Graczyk)
July 17, 2018 - 12:50 am
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas death row inmate was set for execution Tuesday evening as lawyers argued in the courts that the state parole board improperly refused his clemency request because he's black. Christopher Young was condemned for fatally shooting a San Antonio convenience store owner...
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July 13, 2018 - 6:59 am
DOVER, N.H. (AP) — Police say a man fell through the ceiling of a New Hampshire supermarket, twice. Authorities say officers were responding to the scene of a bank robbery in Dover Thursday afternoon when they heard a commotion at the nearby Shaw's supermarket. Police say they found a 30-year-old...
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In this photo dated Nov. 22, 2010, notorious French criminal Redoine Faid poses prior to an interview with French all-news TV channel, LCI, as he was promoting his book, in Boulogne-Billancourt, outside Paris, France. Faid serving 25 years for murder made an audacious escape from prison Sunday after a helicopter carrying several heavily armed commandos landed in a courtyard, freed him from a visiting room and carried him away. (IBO/Sipa via AP)
July 01, 2018 - 1:18 pm
PARIS (AP) — A notorious French criminal serving 25 years for murder made an audacious escape from prison Sunday after several heavily armed men landed a helicopter in a courtyard, freed him from a visiting room and carried him away. It was the second daring escape by Redoine Faid, who once blasted...
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Anneyah Lawson, 14, of St. Petersburg, Fla., holds up a sweatshirt with an image of slain rapper XXXTentacion, before his memorial on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, in Sunrise, Fla. The rapper was gunned down in a luxury sports car last week. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
June 28, 2018 - 6:51 am
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Loudspeakers blasted songs by the late rapper XXXTentacion as thousands of fans chanting his lyrics lined up for hours in a Florida arena to see the performer laid out in a casket, two braids flowing over the side. XXXTentacion was gunned down last week at the age of 20...
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This undated mugshot released by the Miami- Dade Corrections & Rehabilitation Department shows rapper XXXTentacion. Following his death on June 18, 2018, XXXTentacion has topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart with “Sad!” and his two albums have landed in the Top 10. (Miami- Dade Corrections & Rehabilitation Department via AP)
June 27, 2018 - 3:38 pm
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Thousands of fans of the late rapper XXXTentacion chanted his lyrics and made "X'' signs at a Florida stadium Wednesday as people lined up for hours to file past a casket where he was laid out in a denim jacket and with two braids splayed over the side. Security guards...
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June 25, 2018 - 11:39 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two men charged in the 2015 shooting death of a Philadelphia police officer during a robbery have pleaded guilty in exchange for taking the death penalty off the table. Family members of Sgt. Robert Wilson III say they were told late Friday about the plea deal for brothers...
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June 24, 2018 - 2:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a convenience store clerk was shot in the chest during a robbery at the store in northeast Philadelphia. A police spokeswoman says a man entered the 7-Eleven in the Bustleton section of the city at 10 a.m. Sunday armed with a handgun. She says the 49-year-old victim...
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This undated photo provided by the Wyandotte County Sheriff's office shows Antoine Fielder. The 30-year-old man was charged Friday, June 22, 2018, in the shooting deaths of two Kansas sheriff's deputies who were transporting him between a courthouse and jail. The Wyandotte County District Attorney's office announced charges against Fielder, 30, but didn't immediately specify what he is charged with. A news conference was scheduled for later Friday afternoon. (Wyandotte County Sheriff's Office via AP)
June 22, 2018 - 6:27 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 30-year-old inmate was charged Friday with capital murder in the shooting deaths of two Kansas sheriff's deputies who were overpowered by him while they were trying to move him between a courthouse and jail. Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark Dupree announced that...
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June 21, 2018 - 1:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say two people blew up an ATM inside a Philadelphia business during an unsuccessful theft attempt. City police say the explosion occurred around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday inside a beer distributorship. They say video shows a woman placing the device into the ATM. She was...
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June 20, 2018 - 1:16 am
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Police say 18 handguns have been stolen from a sporting goods store in Pennsylvania. A spokesman for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says the guns were taken from a display case at the Sportsman Shop in East Earl around 3 a.m. Tuesday. East Earl is...
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