Video shows man ramming truck before Iowa officers shot him
Authorities have released surveillance video showing a suspect violently ramming a truck into equipment at an Iowa City business lot before police officers shoot him.
DCI releases identity of Iowa City police officer shot by BB gun before returning fire
IOWA CITY - The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation has identified Michael Clark as the Iowa City police officer injured by a BB gun earlier this week.
Iowa's top ag official says trade troubles need to be fixed sooner, not later
CEDAR RAPIDS — Iowa Agriculture Secretary Mike Naig says he believes many of the state’s …
US vaping illnesses top 500, Missouri man is 8th death
NEW YORK (AP) - More than 500 people have been diagnosed with vaping-related breathing illnesses, but the cause remains unknown, U.S. health officials said Thursday. An eighth death was also reported Meanwhile, the Food and Drug Administration revealed that its criminal investigations unit started tracking leads early on, as cases pointed to black market vaping products. The agency's tobacco director, Mitch Zeller, stressed that it is…
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa congressman likely violated a host of ethics rules in his private business dealings, including his ownership in a company that used false claims and House resources to promote itself, according to an independent report released Monday The Office of Congressional Ethics launched the review into Republican Rod Blum and his internet marketing business, Tin Moon Corp., following an investigation…
MARC funding top issue for 2019, W.Va. officials say
HARPERS FERRY — West Virginia officials face a tall order convincing Maryland Transportation Authority to retain MARC rail service in the Mountain State beyond the next fiscal year.
More than 50 shots fired before officer's shot stopped Deer Lodge rampage
The man shot by a Deer Lodge police officer Monday fired between 50 and 60 shots during the barricade situation, Powell County Sheriff Scott Howard said Tuesday.
Man drags Boise officer up to 20 yards in vehicle after traffic stop, BPD says
A 25-year-old Boise man is facing a slew of felony charges after police say he dragged a Boise Police officer during a traffic stop.Boise PD says on Friday morning at about 2:30 a.m., an officer stopped a vehicle on Vista Avenue for a traffic violation. As
What we know: Man shot by officer, critically injured after traffic stop in South Memphis
A man was critically wounded by officers following a traffic stop in South Memphis Monday evening.
Man in critical condition after officer-involved shooting during southern Iowa traffic stop
The Leon police officer who fired the shot has not been identified, but has been placed on paid administrative leave.
76-year-old woman in critical condition after Marengo-area crash, officials say
A 76-year-old Naperville woman remained in critical condition Wednesday night following a crash in Marengo when her 2018 Subaru Crosstrek was struck by a garbage truck, McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy Sandra Rogers said.
Mississippi man charged after I-20 stop
A Mississippi man was being held in Cleburne County Jail on Tuesday after being stopped over the weekend for a traffic violation which resulted in drug and weapon charges, authorities
Man arrested for 13 charges after traffic stop on I84
On Thursday just before 3 p. m. Idaho State Police arrested a man for 13 charges after pulling him over for a traffic violation on I84. Idaho State Police identified the man as 28-year-old Lee Smith. Smith was charged with felony failure to appear, possession of controlled substance, drug trafficking marijuana, assault or battery upon certain personnel, two counts of aggravated assault and assault or battery - remove or attempt to remove firearm from a law enforcement officer.
Top intel official says US hasn’t deterred Russian meddling
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. response to Russian meddling and disinformation campaigns has not been strong enough to deter Moscow’s activities, a top intelligence official said Tuesday.
Advocacy in action: Alzheimer's group officials say support for caregivers vital
Officials from the South Carolina Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association gave a group of volunteers who help seniors enrich their social interactions and retain their physical and mental health some
The Latest: Afghan official says IS suicide bomber kills 20
KABUL, Afghanistan — The Latest on developments (all times local):4:25 p.m.An Afghan official says an Islamic State suicide bomber has killed 20 people in northern Afghanistan, including a Taliban commander.Abdul Qayuom Baqizoi, provincial chief police of northern Sar-i-Pul province, said the attack Tuesday took place as village elders met with Taliban officials in the area.
Whitaker should recuse in Mueller probe, ethics official says in about-face
WASHINGTON – A senior Justice Department ethics official concluded that acting attorney general Matthew Whitaker should recuse himself from overseeing special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe e…
Top Syrian Kurdish official says Kurds ready to fight Turkey
BEIRUT (AP) - A top Syrian Kurdish official said Tuesday his fighters are prepared to confront Turkish forces if they enter northeastern Syria, adding that it's clear from Ankara's latest statements that Turkey has a plan to invade the region Shahoz Hasan is co-chair of the largest Kurdish group in Syria, the Democratic Union Party, or PYD. He spoke to The Associated Press by telephone from Syria shortly after White House national security adviser John Bolton - who is trying to negotiate the…
Iran has no intention to leave Syria, top official says
MOSCOW (AP) - Iran has no intention of leaving Syria regardless of U.S. and Israeli pressure, a senior envoy to Iran's leader said Friday, reaffirming a tough stance on the issue expected to top the agenda of the upcoming U.S.-Russian summit The statement from Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior adviser to Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, came in the wake of his meeting in Moscow…
The Latest: Top officials say US doesn't want war with Iran
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the Trump administration's Iran policy (all times local) 9:35 p.m Top Trump administration officials have told Congress that recent actions by the U.S. have deterred Iranian attacks on American forces. But some lawmakers remain deeply skeptical of the White House approach in the Middle East. After Tuesday's closed-door briefings on Capitol Hill, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Acting Defense…