Woman whose rape DNA led to her arrest sues San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A rape victim whose DNA from her sexual assault case was used by San Francisco police to arrest her in an unrelated property crime Monday filed a lawsuit against the city . During a search of a San Francisco Police Department crime lab database, the woman’s DNA was linked to a … Read more

Police say Memphis shooting suspect killed 4 in rampage

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Memphis, Tennessee, police say a man who drove through the city shooting at people, killing four, during an hour-long rampage that forced frightened people to s shelter-in-place on Wednesday, was arrested. Ezekiel Kelly, 19, who was charged as an adult with attempted first-degree murder in 2020, was taken into custody around … Read more

Canadian police arrest second suspect for stabbing

JAMES SMITH CREE NATION, Saskatchewan (AP) – The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said the second suspect in the stabbing deaths of 10 people in the province of Saskatchewan has been located and is in custody. Myles Sanderson was near the town of Rosthern, Saskatchewan around 3:30 p.m. local time, according to an RCMP statement. Police … Read more

Arkansas Police Video: 2 deputies suspended and 1 officer on administrative leave after video of violent encounter with man outside store released

CNN — Three Arkansas law enforcement officers have been removed from duty and are being investigated, their departments have confirmed, after bystander video captured them appearing to punch and knee to a suspect during an arrest on Sunday. Two of the officers in the video are deputies with the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office and the … Read more

Mexico arrests ex-attorney general in missing student case

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Federal prosecutors said Friday they have arrested the attorney general of Mexico’s previous administration for alleged abuse in the investigation into the 2014 disappearance of 43 college students. radical teachers. Jesus Murillo Karam served as Attorney General from 2012 to 2015, under President Enrique Peña Nieto. The office of current attorney … Read more

Author Salman Rushdie on fan after stabbing in New York

CHAUTAUQUA, NY (AP) — Salman Rushdie, whose novel “The Satanic Verses” prompted death threats from the Iranian leader in the 1980s, was stabbed in the neck and abdomen on Friday by a man who rushed onto the stage as the author was about to give a talk in western New York. A bloodied Rushdie, 75, … Read more

Suspect in 4 New Mexico murders left a trail of violence

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) — In the six years since being resettled to the United States from Afghanistan, the prime suspect in the murders of four Muslim men in Albuquerque has been repeatedly arrested for domestic violence and filmed on train of slashing the tires of a woman’s car, according to police and court records. The … Read more

Author Salman Rushdie on fan after stabbing in New York

CHAUTAUQUA, NY (AP) — Salman Rushdie, whose novel “The Satanic Verses” prompted death threats from the Iranian leader in the 1980s, was stabbed in the neck and abdomen on Friday by a man who rushed onto the stage as the author was about to give a talk in western New York. A bloodied Rushdie, 75, … Read more

Trump says prisoner swap of Brittney Griner for Viktor Bout doesn’t seem like a ‘good swap’

Former President Donald Trump has suggested that the proposed prisoner swap between Russia and the United States that would return jailed WNBA star Brittney Griner in exchange for a Russian arms dealer “does not appear to be a very good exchange”. “She knew you’re not going in there loaded with drugs, and she admitted that,” … Read more