Assault and battery

Republican candidate for Montana's only U.S. House seat, Greg Gianforte, sits in a vehicle near a Discovery Drive building Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Bozeman, Mont. A reporter said Gianforte "body-slammed" him Wednesday, the day before the special election. (Freddy Monares/Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP)
May 25, 2017 - 4:10 pm
The case of a Montana congressional candidate accused of body-slamming a reporter is being blamed by some media watchers on a wave of hostility toward journalists that President Donald Trump helped generate. "It definitely started before Trump, but he definitely exacerbated it," said Kelly McBride...
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May 25, 2017 - 3:27 pm
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say an Uzbek refugee serving 25 years in federal prison for a plot to kill U.S. military personnel or civilians has been charged with stabbing a prison warden. Federal prosecutors said Thursday that Fazliddin Kurbanov used a homemade knife to attack the warden...
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May 25, 2017 - 3:09 pm
A man was arrested before dawn Thursday after he backed a tractor-trailer through the front gate of the Moonlite Bunny Ranch brothel and crashed it into the building's front door, according to authorities and the owner of the famed Nevada establishment featured in the CatHouse reality television...
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In this Monday, May 22, 2017 photo, a 14-year-old girl that was seen in a video that appears to show an officer punching the eighth-grader three or four times outside a birthday party last weekend, appears in juvenile court in San Antonio, Texas. The San Antonio Police Department is reviewing the police body camera footage of the incident posted online by a bystander. The girl was taken to a juvenile detention center Saturday, May 20 and released Monday. (Bob Owen /The San Antonio Express-News via AP)
May 24, 2017 - 3:06 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Police Department is reviewing police body camera footage after a bystander posted video online that appears to show an officer punching an eighth-grade girl three or four times outside a birthday party last weekend. Mayor Ivy Taylor issued a statement saying the...
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Bill Cosby, center, pauses in the courtyard as one of his attorneys Angela Agrusa, right, makes a statement to the media, as they arrive for the third day of jury selection in his sexual assault case at the Allegheny County Courthouse, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Pittsburgh. The case is set for trial June 5 in suburban Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
May 24, 2017 - 11:49 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The hunt is on for a 12th juror for Bill Cosby's sex assault trial as a new pool of local residents is questioned Wednesday in a Pittsburgh courtroom. Cosby's lawyers accused prosecutors this week of trying to keep blacks off the jury after they struck two black women from the...
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Bill Cosby, center, pauses in the courtyard as one of his attorneys Angela Agrusa, right, makes a statement to the media, as they arrive for the third day of jury selection in his sexual assault case at the Allegheny County Courthouse, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Pittsburgh. The case is set for trial June 5 in suburban Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
May 24, 2017 - 11:26 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on jury selection in Bill Cosby's sex assault case (all times local): 11:25 a.m. The hunt is on for a 12th juror for Bill Cosby's sex assault trial from a new pool summoned to a Pittsburgh courtroom. The pool of about 93 people appears to include eight black women and...
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May 24, 2017 - 8:44 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City man has been charged with shooting into a south Kansas City church, injuring a greeter. Orlando Gentry was charged Tuesday with assault, possession of a firearm, unlawful use of a weapon and carrying a loaded firearm in the shooting. Kansas City police say the...
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Tai Chan, the former Santa Fe County Sheriff's deputy, takes the stand, explaining the events that lead up to the 2014 shooting of fellow deputy Jeremy Martin, during his retrial at the Third Judicial District Court, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Las Cruces, N.M. Chan is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of 29-year-old Martin inside a hotel. His lawyers have said he acted in self-defense and a deadlocked jury last year forced a mistrial. (Josh Bachman/The Las Cruces Sun-News via AP)
May 23, 2017 - 3:44 pm
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Jurors on Tuesday began deliberating in the case of a former New Mexico deputy accused of shooting and killing a fellow deputy during an alcohol-fueled dispute. The judge gave jurors lengthy instructions before prosecutors and defense attorneys launched into closing...
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Lt. Col. Joel Thomas, professor of Military Sciences, wipes tears from his face while memorializing Richard Collins III during a memorial vigil for Collins, who was killed Saturday at the University of Maryland in College Park, as they gather at Bowie State's auditorium in Bowie, Md., Monday, May 22, 2017. Authorities appealed for patience Monday from two college communities reacting in shock, fear and anger after a white University of Maryland student was arrested in what police called the unprovoked stabbing of a black Bowie State University student. Collins was commissioned into the Army from the college's ROTC program. (Kenneth K. Lam/The Baltimore Sun via AP)
May 23, 2017 - 11:15 am
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Authorities appealed for patience from two college communities reacting in shock, fear and anger after a white University of Maryland student was arrested in what police called the unprovoked stabbing of a black Bowie State University student. Police and the FBI said they...
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May 23, 2017 - 3:33 am
The deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester is the latest attack in Europe in recent years. Here are some of recent major ones: —April 7, 2017: A man driving a hijacked beer truck struck pedestrians at a Stockholm department store, killing 4 people. —March 22, 2017: A man drives...
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