• Kirtland man arrested after firing gun in front of family

    KIRTLAND, N.M. (AP) — A man accused of barricading himself inside his Kirtland home after he allegedly hit his wife on the head with a handgun is facing charges.

  • Albuquerque police ID fatally shot kidnapping suspect

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A kidnapping suspect, the first shooting fatality involving Albuquerque police since a federal agreement on department reforms was approved, was identified by authorities Saturday.

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  • A memorial with flowers and balloons at the fence of the Bever home in Broken Arrow, Okla., is pictured Thursday, July 30, 2015, a week after five family members were found murdered at the home. Neighbors in this quiet Tulsa suburb are still coming to grips with how such brutality could happen here. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

    Oklahoma suburb searching for answers after fatal stabbings

    BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) — In the dim of morning, there isn’t much to see at the house on Magnolia Court. Garage door’s up. There’s a Corvette parked inside and a burgundy GMC Yukon XL parked behind it in the driveway.

  • Target shooting limited on wildlife area near Nebraska City

    NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has banned target shooting from portions of Hamburg Bend Wildlife Management Area for safety issues.

  • Clovis man is indicted on 1st-degree murder in 2002 shooting

    CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — A Clovis man has been indicted on a first-degree murder charge in a 2002 shooting case.

  • Today in History

    Today is Saturday, August 1, the 213th day of 2015. There are 152 days left in the year.

  • Battery charge against Bills coach Kromer dropped

    FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors say they’ve dropped a battery charge against Buffalo Bills offensive line coach Aaron Kromer, who was accused of punching a boy in the face for using his beach chairs in Florida.

  • Former University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing appears at Hamilton County Courthouse for his arraignment in the shooting death of motorist Samuel DuBose, Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Cincinnati. Tensing pleaded not guilty to charges of murder and involuntary manslaughter. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    U. of Cincinnati shooting puts spotlight on campus police

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — When an Ohio prosecutor charged a campus police officer with murder in the death of a driver during a traffic stop, he offered a harsh judgment on University of Cincinnati police, saying the school should not be in the business of law enforcement at all.

  • Mark O'Mara, attorney for the DuBose family, stands in the courtroom before the arraignment of former University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing at Hamilton County Courthouse for the shooting death of motorist Samuel DuBose, Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Cincinnati. Tensing, who was indicted and fired from his job on Wednesday, shot and killed Dubose on July 19 after stopping him over a missing license plate. Tensing pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges of murder and involuntary manslaughter.  (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    No charges vs. 2 officers at scene of traffic stop shooting

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Two University of Cincinnati police officers who were at the scene just after a fellow officer fatally shot a driver are not being charged, a prosecutor said Friday.

  • In this July 30, 2015 picture, a man walks past a corner where a victim of a shooting was discovered in Baltimore. Murders are spiking again in Baltimore, three months after Freddie Gray’s death in police custody sparked riots. This year’s monthly bloodshed has twice reached levels unseen in a quarter-century. In May, Baltimore set a 25-year high of 42 recorded killings. After a brief dip in June, the homicide is soaring again. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Baltimore killings soar to a level unseen in 43 years

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore reached a grim milestone on Friday, three months after riots erupted in response to the death of Freddie Gray in police custody: With 45 homicides in July, the city has seen more bloodshed in a single month than it has in 43 years.