Robbery

February 25, 2019 - 2:40 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Two men have been arrested in the shooting the security guard for a news crew that was robbed while covering the Oakland teachers' strike, authorities said Monday. KPIX said a reporter and a photographer were gathering interviews Sunday afternoon at the Oakland Library when a...
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February 24, 2019 - 10:40 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities arrested a man suspected of shooting the security guard of a news crew that was robbed while covering the Oakland teachers strike, according to a statement by the CBS affiliate. KPIX said a reporter and a photographer were gathering interviews Sunday about the...
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In this undated photo provided by the New York City Police Department, Det. Brian Simonsen is shown. New York Police Commissioner James O'Neill told the media during a news conference that Simonsen was shot and killed by friendly fire Tuesday night, Feb. 12, 2019, while responding to a report of an armed robbery at a T-Mobile store in the Richmond Hill section of Queens. (New York City Police Department via AP)
February 13, 2019 - 12:51 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City police detective was shot and killed by friendly fire Tuesday night as officers confronted a robbery suspect who turned out to be armed with a replica handgun, Commissioner James O'Neill said. "This appears to be an absolutely tragic case of friendly fire," an...
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February 12, 2019 - 9:47 am
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say a U.S. Army employee killed a suspected robber during an attempted home invasion in western Germany. The 43-year-old suspected burglar, who wasn't named, was among four men who tried to force their way into an American family's home in the town of Landstuhl on...
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February 10, 2019 - 12:24 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mourners plan to gather Monday at a memorial service in Tennessee for musician Kyle Yorlets after the frontman for the rock band Carverton was gunned down during a robbery. The service will be held at Belmont University, Yorlets' alma mater, the Nashville-based band said in...
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FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019, file photo, Team Flash running back Jerrion Ealy, left, gets snagged by a defender during the Under Armour All America Game in Orlando, Fla. Some drama on signing day might be drummed up around the few remaining unsigned five-star prospects. Darnell Wright, an offensive lineman from West Virginia, is expected to choose between Tennessee and Alabama. Ealy, a running back from Mississippi, will pick between Clemson and Ole Miss. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP, File)
February 06, 2019 - 2:42 pm
The Latest on national signing day (all times Eastern): 3:40 p.m. Syracuse has signed defensive lineman Jason Munoz, a nice get for coach Dino Babers, whose Orange won 10 games and finished ranked No. 15. Munoz, of Hollywood, Florida, originally inked with Miami during the early signing period but...
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FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 24, 2003 file photo, people pass a jewelry store in the diamond quarter in Antwerp, Belgium. Police in Antwerp are looking for clues in a robbery in the Belgian city’s famous diamond district that had all the hallmarks of a classic Hollywood heist movie. Though police have so far as Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 been unable to quantify what the robber or robbers made off with from the deposit boxes, they do know how they got into the BNP Paribas bank _ a hole into the vault led to a tunnel and the city’s sewage system. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe, File)
February 04, 2019 - 9:13 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — It was anything but a false alarm. When police reacted to a warning call at a bank in Antwerp's famed diamond center, they found the vault door still secured. It was only after they forced their way inside that they realized the sheer audacity of the robbery that had taken place —...
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This undated photo released by Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows death row inmate Robert Jennings. The 61-year-old Texas man on death row was set to be executed Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, for killing a Houston police officer more than three decades ago. Jennings would be the first inmate put to death this year both in the U.S. and in Texas, which is the nation's busiest capital punishment state. Jennings was condemned for the July 1988 slaying of Houston Police Officer Elston Howard during a robbery of an adult bookstore. (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP)
January 30, 2019 - 8:31 pm
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A 61-year-old Texas inmate was executed Wednesday evening for killing a Houston police officer more than three decades ago. Robert Jennings received lethal injection for the July 1988 fatal shooting of Officer Elston Howard during a robbery at an adult bookstore that...
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This undated photo released by Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows death row inmate Robert Jennings. The 61-year-old Texas man on death row was set to be executed Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, for killing a Houston police officer more than three decades ago. Jennings would be the first inmate put to death this year both in the U.S. and in Texas, which is the nation's busiest capital punishment state. Jennings was condemned for the July 1988 slaying of Houston Police Officer Elston Howard during a robbery of an adult bookstore. (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP)
January 30, 2019 - 6:43 pm
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the execution of a Texas inmate (all times local): 6:45 p.m. A 61-year-old Texas inmate has been executed for killing a Houston police officer more than three decades ago. Robert Jennings received lethal injection Wednesday evening for the July 1988 fatal...
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January 30, 2019 - 6:42 pm
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas has executed a man for killing a Houston police officer during a robbery more than 30 years ago.
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