Crime

The front stairs and foundation are all that is left of a summer home after it was destroyed by fire in Fallsburg, N.Y., Wednesday, May 2, 2018. A Sullivan county spokesman said more than a dozen unoccupied seasonal houses were damaged by flames. There were no immediate reports of injuries. (Jim Sabastian/Times Herald-Record via AP)
May 03, 2018 - 12:48 pm
FALLSBURG, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a brush fire in the Catskills that destroyed 27 seasonal buildings. The Times Herald-Record reports seasonal buildings at the Riversite Bungalows and Camp Yeshiva Machnas Tzvi D'Krula in Fallsburg were destroyed in the blaze Wednesday afternoon...
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A Somali man looks out from a nearby building at the compound of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Mogadishu, Somalia, Thursday, May 3, 2018. Armed gunmen stormed into the ICRC compound in Somalia's capital and abducted a female staffer, the aid group said Wednesday night, and a senior police official said the nurse was German. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
May 03, 2018 - 12:40 pm
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — As night fell, gunmen sneaked into the International Committee of the Red Cross compound in Somalia's capital through a back door and seized a German nurse and a local colleague before forcing them outside and into a waiting car. The daring attack, carried out despite the...
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FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2016 file photo, former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J. President Donald Trump's new lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Wednesday, May 2, 2018, the president repaid attorney Michael Cohen for a $130,000 payment to porn star Stormy Daniels. Giuliani made the revelation during an appearance on Fox News Channel's "Hannity." (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
May 03, 2018 - 12:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and money paid to porn actress Stormy Daniels (all times local): 7:58 a.m. An attorney for President Donald Trump says the president didn't know the full details of his personal lawyer's arrangement with a porn actress until "maybe 10 days ago...
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Emergency personnel work at the scene of an explosion in North Haven, Conn., Thursday, May 3, 2018. A Connecticut woman's call to police to report domestic violence led to a standoff and explosion in a barn behind her home that left at least one person dead and other officers injured, officials said Thursday. (John Woike/Hartford Courant via AP)
May 03, 2018 - 11:45 am
NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut woman's call to police to report domestic violence led to a standoff and explosion in a barn behind her home that left one person dead and nine officers injured, officials said Thursday. The officers were being treated for non-life-threatening injuries after...
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Royal Military Police started a forensic investigation in the case of missing Katrice Lee near the river Alme in Paderborn, Germany, Thursday, May 3, 2018. The little two year old daughter of a based British soldier disappeared in the garrison town in front of a supermarket without a trace in 1981. New informations lead to further investigations after 36 years. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
May 03, 2018 - 10:41 am
BERLIN (AP) — British investigators are excavating a riverbank in western Germany more than three decades after a soldier's 2-year-old daughter vanished, in a renewed push to try and find out what happened to her. Royal Military Police are taking the lead on the investigation and are being assisted...
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President Donald Trump speaks to media as he meets with crew and passengers of Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
May 03, 2018 - 9:12 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump hired a veteran attorney who represented Bill Clinton during his impeachment process as the White House shifted to a more aggressive approach to a special counsel investigation that has reached a critical stage. The White House announced Wednesday the hiring...
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FILE - In this April 24, 2018, file photo, Bill Cosby, left, arrives with his wife, Camille, for his sexual assault trial, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. Bill Cosby's wife is calling for a criminal investigation into the prosecutor behind his sexual assault conviction, saying the case was "mob justice, not real justice" and a "tragedy" that must be undone. Camille Cosby commented on the case for the first time on Thursday, May 3, in statement issued through a spokesman a week after her husband of 54 years was convicted of aggravated indecent assault. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
May 03, 2018 - 8:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's wife called Thursday for a criminal investigation into the suburban Philadelphia prosecutor behind his sexual assault conviction, saying the case that could put the 80-year-old comedian in prison for the rest of his life was "mob justice, not real justice" and a "...
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May 03, 2018 - 8:19 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's wife is calling for a criminal investigation into the prosecutor behind his sexual assault conviction, saying the case was "mob justice, not real justice" and a "tragedy" that must be undone. Camille Cosby commented on the case for the first time on Thursday in...
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Herbert Diess, CEO of the Volkswagen stock company, poses for the media prior to the shareholders' meeting in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, May 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
May 03, 2018 - 7:37 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen's new CEO, Herbert Diess, has vowed to build a more ethical culture after the company's diesel emissions scandal and outlined a new structure aimed at streamlining decision-making at the sprawling company. Diess said Thursday at the shareholder meeting that...
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FILE- In this Oct. 27, 2017, file photo, actress Rose McGowan speaks at the inaugural Women's Convention in Detroit. McGowan said Thursday, May 24, 2018, she’s “still in shock” that Harvey Weinstein will finally be appearing in court in New York City, and she sees it as a win for all of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct. McGowan was one of Weinstein’s earliest accusers. She says he raped her more than 20 years ago. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
May 03, 2018 - 7:00 am
LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — A judge is scheduled to hear evidence on whether a drug possession charge in Virginia against actress Rose McGowan should go forward. McGowan is seeking to have the charges against her dismissed. She has suggested the drugs may have been planted by agents hired by disgraced...
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