• Former University of Tulsa soccer player faces rape charges

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A former University of Tulsa soccer player has been arrested on allegations he raped another student-athlete after escorting her from a party.

  • Hatch man accused of attempted murder in relative’s stabbing

    HATCH, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a Hatch man is accused of attempted murder for allegedly stabbing his brother-in-law multiple times in the torso.

  • Man destroys new Ten Commandments statue at Arkansas Capitol

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A man yelled “Freedom!” as he crashed his vehicle into Arkansas’ new Ten Commandments monument early Wednesday, nearly three years after he was arrested in the destruction of Oklahoma’s monument at its state Capitol, authorities said.

  • Michigan WR Perry pleads guilty in assault case

    LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A University of Michigan receiver has pleaded guilty to resisting a police officer and misdemeanor assault and battery in connection with a confrontation outside an East Lansing bar.

  • Police: New Mexico corrections officer took drugs to prison

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State Police say a 60-year-old corrections officer at a prison in Santa Fe was getting paid to take drugs into the facility.

  • Ex-Indiana running back sentenced for child solicitation

    WINCHESTER, Ind. (AP) — Former Indiana running back Kiante Enis has been sentenced to about eight months in jail after pleading guilty to charges he had sexual activities with a 13-year-old girl.

  • Supporters rally for Iraqi refugee amid deportation threat

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — About 300 people demonstrated outside Immigration and Customs Enforcement offices in Albuquerque on Monday to support an Iraqi refugee they say will face death if he is deported because he helped train U.S. soldiers going to Iraq.

  • Correction: Mom Arrest-Child Deaths story

    WEATHERFORD, Texas (AP) — In a story June 23 about a woman charged in the deaths of her two children found inside a hot car, The Associated Press reported an incorrect age for her. She is 24, not 25.

  • Boxer Jermain Taylor fails to appear at court hearing

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas judge has ruled in favor of the cousin of world champion boxer Jermain Taylor regarding a 2014 shooting incident after the former Olympian didn’t appear at a court hearing.

  • Inside Yemen’s secret prisons: ‘We could hear the screams’

    MUKALLA, Yemen (AP) — They call it the “grill”: The victim is tied to a spit like a roast and spun furiously within a circle of fire. It is just one of the terrors inflicted by interrogators on detainees in Yemen who are routinely beaten with wires, kept in filthy shipping containers, and blindfolded for months — all by one of America’s closest counterterrorism allies.