An Ohio State University student and concealed-carry advocate was found dead from gunshot wounds at a residence near campus early Thursday morning.
A police officer was killed in Texas and another wounded in Missouri in apparently unrelated ambush-style shootings, while a third officer was shot and wounded in Florida, authorities said on Monday.
Three alleged gang members have been charged in the case of a 19-year-old Marine who was killed in September while visiting family and friends in South Los Angeles.
The FBI released crime data Monday morning showing that murders in the United States rose by 10.8 percent last year.
The Washington, D.C. city council has decided not to follow through with a plan to pay known violent offenders to follow the law.
ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey’s top cleric on Monday described comments by Pope Francis that the 1915 mass killing of Armenians was genocide as immoral and said the Vatican should look to its own history before leveling accusations of casting stones.
Kremlin-aligned media outlets were quick to deflect blame for the murder of Boris Nemtsov, a leading figure in the Russian opposition, from Vladimir Putin and his allies, claiming that killing Nemtsov does not benefit Putin and presenting other possible alternative explanations for the murder.
The threat of “online murder” is on the rise as cyber criminals target victims using new Internet technology, according to an assessment by European policing agency Europol.