The suspect accused of killing five people at a Macy's department store confessed to police, court documents said, but his motive remained a mystery Monday as a portrait emerged of him as a mentally troubled young man whose parents said they were trying to help him.
Andrew Demillo, Associated Press | Posted Sep 26th - 4:03pm
An Arkansas legislator and civil rights attorney who has represented a group of black families in a long-running school desegregation lawsuit was arrested Monday on a misdemeanor charge of obstructing governmental operations after filming a traffic stop.
A disgruntled lawyer had two weapons and more than 2,500 rounds of live ammunition when he randomly shot at drivers in a Houston neighborhood Monday morning, hitting six people, before he was shot and killed by police, authorities said. Another three people had injuries from glass or debris.
The father of an unarmed robbery suspect fatally shot by a police officer after refusing to remove his right hand from his waistband filed a federal lawsuit on Monday claiming the shooting was unreasonable and the officer used excessive force.
When Hazel Juco noticed the water in her high school restroom looked like urine, she snapped a photo and posted it on Facebook and Twitter. The next day, the senior at John Glenn High School in Westland, Michigan, was suspended.