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Long Island doctor charged with 2nd degree murder in 5 patient...

A Long Island doctor who prescribed lethal amounts of painkillers in parking lots has been charged in the deaths of five of his patients, officials announced on Thursday.

San Francisco news reporter robbed at gunpoint for camera equipment in...

A reporter interviewing residents about car break-ins on Twin Peaks in San Francisco was robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight Wednesday, said Supervisor Rafael Mandelman.

Tampa school resource officer fired for using racial slur, police union...

TAMPA — Tampa’s police union says it will fight for the job of a Black school resource officer who was fired Tuesday for using a racial slur.

South Carolina bill could require inmates on death row to choose...

A bill that would require South Carolina death row inmates to choose between death by electrocution or firing squad if lethal injection drugs remain unavailable cleared the state Senate on Wednesday and is headed to the state House for consideration.

Retired police officer killed on Las Vegas strip in one-punch attack

A former Connecticut State Police officer was killed in Las Vegas over the weekend after he was punched once during an altercation that began on the strip, multiple outlets reported.

Denver Woman dies after being shot several times while driving in...

A woman who was shot on West Colfax Avenue in Denver died Wednesday evening and police have identified one of the three suspects in the case.

Chicago police officer found dead in police station during last shift...

A Chicago police officer was found dead Monday morning in a North Side police station in an apparent suicide, authorities said.

Georgia deputy dies after complications due to injuries sustained in shooting

A veteran member of law enforcement was reportedly killed in the line of duty while working the weekend shift in Decatur County, Georgia.

Crime wave: Atlanta sees a dozen people shot in one night

At least a dozen people were shot, including one fatally, in Atlanta overnight during a slew of incidents that happened in just over 12 hours.

1 student injured in Arkansas junior high school shooting, area schools...

At least one student was hurt in a shooting at an Arkansas high school Monday morning, officials said.