Assault and battery

November 29, 2018 - 2:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Mystery Writers of America withdrew a major honor Thursday from author Linda Fairstein after other writers condemned the ex-prosecutor's role in New York's notorious "Central Park Five" case. The decision, just two days after the Grand Master Award was announced, marked the...
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FILE - In this May 30, 2018, file photo, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster walks on the field during a practice at the team's NFL football training facility in Santa Clara, Calif. Foster was arrested Saturday, Nov. 24, at the team hotel on charges of domestic violence. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
November 27, 2018 - 6:55 pm
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins claimed Reuben Foster off waivers Tuesday after the San Francisco 49ers released the linebacker following a domestic violence arrest, though it's unclear if or when he'll suit up for them. The team announced the move in a statement from senior vice...
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CORRECTS ATTORNEY'S LAST NAME TO ABRAMSON FROM ABELSON - Actor Alec Baldwin, right, and his attorney Alan Abramson, leave New York Supreme Court, in New York, Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. The actor was arraigned Monday on the misdemeanor and violation-level charges. He has said that any assertion that he punched anyone over a parking spot is false. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
November 26, 2018 - 11:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Video will vindicate Alec Baldwin after he was accused of slugging a man in the face in over a parking space, the actor's lawyer said Monday. Baldwin himself said nothing as he was arraigned on a misdemeanor attempted assault charge and a charge of harassment, a violation, in the...
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Pakistani security personnel arrive at the Chinese Consulate following Friday's attack on the premises in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018. Pakistani police say the suicide bomber that struck the country's Chinese consulate used foreign-made C-4 plastic explosive and suggested the attack was orchestrated in India. (AP Photo/Shakil Adil)
November 24, 2018 - 11:43 am
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — The suicide bomber that targeted the Chinese consulate in Karachi used a foreign-made C-4 plastic explosive, said Pakistani police, who suggested Saturday that the attack was orchestrated in India. Counter-terrorism officer Umar Khitab said that authorities are...
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Jill Henderson reacts next to her husband phill outside the court house in Patras, Greece , on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018. Greek court on Thursday convicted and sentenced six of nine suspects in the fatal beating of an American tourist in an island resort last year, handing down sentences of five to 15 years on reduced charges of deliberate bodily harm. Bakari Henderson, a 22-year-old of Austin, Texas, died after being beaten in the street following an argument in a bar in the popular Laganas resort area of Zakynthos island in July 2017. (AP Photo/Giannis Androutsopoulos)
November 22, 2018 - 9:23 am
PATRAS, Greece (AP) — A Greek court on Thursday convicted and sentenced six of the nine suspects in the fatal beating of an American tourist at an island resort last year, finding them guilty of reduced charges in a move that angered the victim's parents. The six were handed sentences ranging from...
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A photo provided by the Honolulu Police Department shows Arnold Berdon III. Honolulu police arrested Berdon, a mixed martial arts fighter, on charges of attempted murder Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 after he allegedly punched his wife and fellow fighter, Rachael Ostovich-Berdon, in the head, face and ribs, fracturing her eye socket. (Honolulu Police Department via AP)
November 21, 2018 - 8:57 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu police arrested mixed martial arts fighter Arnold Berdon on charges of attempted murder after he allegedly punched his wife and fellow fighter in the head, face and ribs, fracturing her eye socket. His wife, Rachael Ostovich Berdon, filed a request for a temporary...
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November 21, 2018 - 5:06 pm
TORONTO (AP) — One person has life-threatening injuries after a stabbing at a Pusha T concert in Toronto. Toronto Police Constable David Hopkinson said Wednesday three others were treated at a hospital for minor injuries at the Danforth Music Hall late Tuesday. Hopkinson said the patient who was...
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Police officers stand next to a cordoned off area where a policeman was stabbed in Brussels, early morning Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. A policeman was stabbed Tuesday by an assailant who was shot close to the Grand Place in Brussels' historic centre. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
November 20, 2018 - 10:10 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — An assailant was shot by police after he stabbed and injured a policeman in a pre-dawn attack on Tuesday in Brussels' historic center. The prosecutor's office is investigating whether the attack was linked to any terror group and charged the suspect with "attempted murder in a...
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November 19, 2018 - 5:20 pm
A former Cleveland-area judge who spent nine months in prison for beating his wife at the time is now a suspect in her stabbing death over the weekend and is likely to be charged, authorities said Monday. Police said in court documents the ex-judge who also served in the state legislature was...
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November 17, 2018 - 1:23 pm
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say gunmen have shot dead a former senior police officer in a drive-by shooting in the southwestern city of Quetta. Quetta police chief Abdur Razzaq Cheema said the assailants in the Saturday attack fled the scene on motorcycles after critically wounding...
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