Watts Riots Anniversary: Images and Videos

Watts Riots Anniversary: Images and Videos

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It began with a routine traffic stop, blossomed into a protest with the help of a rumor and escalated into the deadliest and most destructive rioting Los Angeles had seen. The Watts riots broke out Aug. 11, 1965, and raged for most of a week....

Maine Fugitive Surrenders After 2 Months in Woods

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A man who broke into his ex-girlfriend's home, fatally shot her while her children slept and then spent more than two months hiding in the woods turned himself in on Tuesday, officials said. Robert Burton surrendered around noon in...
Mississippi Couple Charged in Islamic State Case

Mississippi Couple Charged in Islamic State Case

OXFORD, Mississippi (AP) — A young US couple who are charged with attempting to join the Islamic State were ordered held without bail Tuesday, pending federal grand jury action on the charges. Twenty-year-old Jaelyn Delshaun Young and 22-year-old Muhammad...
Deputy Sheriff Killed in Vehicle Crash

Deputy Sheriff Killed in Vehicle Crash

Deputy Sheriff Craig Whisenand, 44, was killed in a single vehicle crash while responding to a domestic disturbance call in Armington at approximately 10:30 pm. Dispatchers lost contact with him prior to his arrival to the call. Another deputy located the accident...

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