CRIME

Jan. 6 trials slowed by mounting evidence in US Capitol riot

In the nearly nine months since Jan. 6, federal agents have tracked down and arrested more than 600 people across the United States believed to have… Read more

Judge: Prosecutors can’t show Rittenhouse link to Proud Boys

MADISON, Wis.  — Prosecutors won’t be allowed to argue at trial that a man who shot three people during a Wisconsin protest against police brutality… Read more

Peru: Abimael Guzmán, head of Shining Path insurgency, dies

LIMA, Peru  — Abimael Guzmán, the leader of the brutal Shining Path insurgency in Peru who was captured in 1992, died on Saturday in a military hospital… Read more

Indonesia prison fire kills 41 drug inmates, 80 hospitalized

JAKARTA, Indonesia  — A massive fire raged through an overcrowded prison near Indonesia’s capital early Wednesday, killing at least 41 inmates and… Read more

Israel searches for 6 Palestinians after rare prison break

TEL AVIV, Israel  — Israel launched a massive manhunt in the country’s north and the occupied West Bank early Monday after six Palestinian prisoners… Read more

UK police say man who shot and killed 5 had gun license

LONDON — Police investigating Britain’s first mass shooting in more than a decade — which left six dead, including the gunman — said Friday the motive… Read more

1 Chicago officer killed, 1 wounded in traffic stop shooting

CHICAGO — A 29-year-old female police officer in Chicago was killed and another officer was seriously wounded in an exchange of gunfire during a traffic… Read more

Jury selection set to begin in R. Kelly sex trafficking case

NEW YORK — After several delays, the first phase of the sex trafficking trial of R&B hitmaker R. Kelly will begin with jury selection Monday in New… Read more

Community ‘violence interrupters’ work to stem rising crime

NASHVILLE, Tenn.— When Rasheedat Fetuga became a teacher, she worked hard to help protect her students, many of them poor and from a nearby housing… Read more