• Albuquerque man charged in fatal shootings of 2 women

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police have arrested a man they say shot and killed two women on the same day.

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  • Feds accuse prison guards of taking bribes, drug trafficking

    ATLANTA (AP) — Dozens of Georgia prison guards agreed to protect drug smuggling operations for a high-level trafficker, believing their status as correctional officers would protect them from a vehicle search if they were stopped by police, authorities said Thursday. In exchange, they received thousands of dollars in bribes.

  • FBI Special Agent in Charge Greg Bretzing, at podium, talks to reporters at the Chamber of Commerce in Burns, Ore., Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. The end of a nearly six-week-long standoff at an Oregon wildlife refuge played out live on the Internet, with tens of thousands of people listening as supporters encouraged the last armed occupiers to surrender. The holdouts surrendered Thursday, having refused to leave Malheur National Wildlife Refuge after the group's leaders were arrested last month.(AP Photo/Rebecca Boone)

    Occupiers at Oregon refuge say they’ll turn themselves in

    BURNS, Ore. (AP) — With the FBI tightening its ring around them, the last four holdouts in the armed takeover of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon surrendered Thursday, ending a 41-day standoff that left one man dead and exposed simmering anger over the government’s control of vast expanses of Western land.

  • Police: Kirtland woman arrested in death of her husband

    FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — Police in Farmington say a Kirtland woman has been arrested in connection with the death of her husband.

  • Pro racecar driver Scott Tucker charged in payday loan scam

    NEW YORK (AP) — Professional racecar driver Scott Tucker was arrested Wednesday on criminal charges accusing him of living the high life on the backs of millions of desperate people who used his payday lending operation to get quick cash over the Internet.

  • Smoke rises as protestors set fires on a street in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. Hong Kong’s Lunar New Year celebration descended into chaotic scenes as protesters and police clashed over a street market selling fish balls and other local holiday delicacies. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

    Hong Kong student held at airport after violent clashes

    HONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong student activist was detained at the city’s airport on Wednesday morning, apparently on suspicion of involvement in a violent Lunar New Year clash between police and protesters, his group said.

  • Former Wisconsin and Denver Broncos running back Montee Ball, left, appears in court with his lawyer, Erika Bierma, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Madison, Wisc. Ball will not face felony charges after an apparent argument with his girlfriend. Prosecutors charged Ball on Monday with disorderly conduct, a misdemeanor, for an incident at a downtown Madison hotel early Friday. (Ed Treleven/Wisconsin State Journal via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Ex-Broncos RB Montee Ball won’t face felony in domestic case

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Former Wisconsin and Denver Broncos running back Montee Ball won’t face felony charges after an apparent argument with his girlfriend.

  • In this May 1, 2015, file photo, Baltimore Orioles' Delmon Young fouls off a pitch during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays in St. Petersburg, Fla. Major League Baseball player Young was arrested after authorities say he choked and threatened a parking attendant at a Miami hotel on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

    MLB player Delmon Young charged with attacking attendant

    MIAMI (AP) — Free agent outfielder Delmon Young was arrested after he choked and threatened a parking attendant at a Miami hotel Sunday night, police said.

  • Women face abuse charges after girl, 3, found in cold water

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two Albuquerque women face child abuse charges after authorities say a 3-year-old girl suffering from hypothermia was found face down in a tub of cold water.