• Man attempted burglary, set building on fire before arrest

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a 38-year-old man broke into a restaurant while armed with an edged weapon, stole a car, barricaded himself in an empty building and set it on fire before police caught him.

  • Spain: police arrest 5 Barca ultras before Copa final

    MADRID (AP) — Spanish authorities say five members of an ultra group that supports Barcelona have been arrested in Madrid hours before the Copa del Rey final.

  • Former Oakland Raider sentenced for fraudulent loans

    SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a former Oakland Raiders running back has been sentenced to five years in prison for fraudulently taking out $225,000 in loans in his girlfriend’s parents’ names.

  • Former Navajo Nation official accused of stealing $1M

    GALLUP, N.M. (AP) — A former manager of a Navajo Nation chapter in Tuba City, Arizona, faces 86 tribal criminal charges accusing her of pocketing $1 million earmarked for scholarships, grazing operations, capital improvements and other public purposes.

  • 3 Illinois players facing burglary charges now off team

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois has dismissed three players facing residential burglary and aggravated robbery charges.

  • Large inflatable obstacle course stolen in Phoenix burglary

    PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix police are investigating the theft of a large multicolored inflatable obstacle course.

  • Report: Texas city to pay family $850,000 for fatal shooting

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A Texas city will pay $850,000 to the family of an unarmed black college football player who was shot and killed by a white police officer responding to an August 2015 burglary call at a car dealership.

  • AP Exclusive: Mixed emotions for Dixon after armed robbery

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The whole plan had been to celebrate Scott Dixon’s pole-winning run for the Indianapolis 500 at a downtown Italian restaurant.

  • Man sentenced in Foltz family burglary case

    GREELEY, Neb. (AP) — A South Dakota man has been imprisoned for stealing from a construction site and burglarizing the home of the late Sam Foltz’s brother when he was in Lincoln honoring the Nebraska football player.