News > APW

Rappers demand justice after black youth, 15, severely injured during arrest

3 monthes ago   |   By

A 15-year-old boy was left with severe facial injuries and bruising to the brain during his arrest by London's Metropolitan Police. The Independent Police Complaints Commission is investigating following outcry on social media.
Read more ...

 

Teen Driver Fleeing Officers Kills 3-Year-Old on Sidewalk, Police Say

Teen Driver Fleeing Officers Kills 3-Year-Old on Sidewalk, Police Say

3 monthes ago   |   By

Authorities say a teenage driver fleeing police in Connecticut has crashed his car at an intersection, killing a 3-year-old and injuring three other people on the sidewalk.
State police say Waterbury officers in an unmarked car tried to stop 18-year-old Zekhi Lee Tuesday afternoon. They say he fled from the officers and eventually crashed into another car at an intersection.
Authorities say Lee's car hit four pedestrians on the sidewalk. A 3-year-old was killed and the other pedestrians were taken to area hospitals with injuries that are believed to be life-threatening. The driver of the...
Read more ...

 

Westwood mourns little boy, 6

3 monthes ago   |   By

Hundreds of mourners gathered last night to remember a 6-year-old boy described as the “brightest star” who was hit and killed following a car crash Sunday in which his dad was also injured. About 300 people attended the candlelight vigil for Eddie Thomson - identified by school authorities and family friends - who was a first-grader at William E. Sheehan Elementary School.
Read more ...

 

Dash cam video: High-speed chase that ended with 12-year-old arrested, 7 injured

Dash cam video: High-speed chase that ended with 12-year-old arrested, 7 injured

3 monthes ago   |   By

Five suspects between the ages of 12 and 17 were taken into custody on Nov. 15 following a police chase and crash that injured seven people.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   APW      Connecticut      Onetime      Local Coverage  


Kushner treated 'very unfairly,' but clearance is up to White House chief...

Kushner treated 'very unfairly,' but clearance is up to White House chief, Trump says

President Donald Trump said he's inherited a “broken” background check system that's affecting his son-in-law. Read more ...

End in sight? Nasty flu season showing signs of winding down

End in sight? Nasty flu season showing signs of winding down

Health officials are seeing an encouraging downturn in a flu season that surged for months. Read more ...

'Doesn't look bad': Trump cracks joke on his bald spot

'Doesn't look bad': Trump cracks joke on his bald spot

Before his speech at CPAC, the president had some fun with his oft-discussed hair. Read more ...

Former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates expected to plead guilty in Russia probe

Former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates expected to plead guilty in Russia probe

Rick Gates, the longtime associate of President Donald Trump's one-time campaign manager Paul Manafort, is expected to plead guilty in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia... Read more ...

President Trump speaks at CPAC

President Trump speaks at CPAC

US President Donald Trump addressed the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington DC. Read more ...

Connecticut man crashes into hospital ER, sets himself on fire

Connecticut man crashes into hospital ER, sets himself on fire

A man with a history of violent behavior intentionally crashed a car filled with gasoline containers into a Connecticut hospital emergency room. Read more ...

Mom: 3-year-old 'making phenomenal progress' after nearly dying from flu

Mom: 3-year-old 'making phenomenal progress' after nearly dying from flu

"Three different occasions we almost lost her." Read more ...

NRA spokeswoman: 'Many in legacy media love mass shootings'

NRA spokeswoman: 'Many in legacy media love mass shootings'

"Crying white mothers are ratings gold," Dana Loesch said at the Conservative Political Action Conference. Read more ...

Report: NCAA basketball programs, players identified in federal probe

Report: NCAA basketball programs, players identified in federal probe

Records uncovered in a years-long investigation detail activities that could have ramifications at some of the sport's most high-profile schools. Read more ...

Florida governor calls to raise minimum age to buy firearms to 21

Florida governor calls to raise minimum age to buy firearms to 21

Governor Rick Scott is proposing a three-point plan to prevent gun violence that includes banning the sale of firearms to anyone younger than 21 in the wake of a mass shooting... Read more ...