September 16, 2014
BALTIMORE, Sept. 16 (UPI) --Baltimore is facing a $35 million brutality suit after recently released surveillance footage shows a police officer repeatedly punching a man in the face.
September 15, 2014
INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 15 (UPI) --Freedom of Information Act request reveals colleges around the country use the Pentagon's 1033 program to outfit campus police with surplus military equipment.
September 12, 2014
WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 (UPI) --James Foley's mother says the government threatened the family with criminal charges if they attempted to raise the ransom on their son's head.
September 11, 2014
WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 (UPI) --President Obama commemorated the innocent lives lost September 11, 2001 with a moment of silence at the White House and a speech at the Pentagon Thursday.
September 10, 2014
CHICAGO, Sept. 10 (UPI) --Seven people, ranging in age 15 to 23, including three 15-year-olds, have been arrested and charged after attacking two Chicago commuters with a machete Monday.
September 09, 2014
WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 (UPI) --A White House photographer snapped a picture of a bored young boy face-planting into an Oval Office couch while his parents talk to President Obama.
September 08, 2014
NEW YORK, Sept. 8 (UPI) --A human rights lawyer arrested for blocking a sidewalk while waiting for her children to return from using a restaurant's bathroom filed suit against the NYPD.
September 05, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Sept. 5 (UPI) --Police in Missouri are looking for help finding several suspects caught on video who attacked a couple outside a bar in Springfield Aug. 22.
September 04, 2014
DOVER, Del., Sept. 4 (UPI) --Jack Markell, Democratic governor of Delaware, accidentally included a photograph of a woman in bondage gear in a tweet about visiting public schools Thursday.
September 03, 2014
NEW YORK, Sept. 3 (UPI) --Emma Sulkowicz, a senior visual arts student at Columbia University, will carry her mattress with her everywhere on campus until her alleged rapist is expelled.
September 02, 2014
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 2 (UPI) --Police in Charlotte, North Carolina arrested a young black politician and political activist Monday for distributing voting rights information pamphlets.
August 29, 2014
ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 28 (UPI) --A video uploaded to Youtube Tuesday shows St. Paul police arresting an adult black male for sitting on a public bench and refusing to identify himself.
August 27, 2014
OMAHA, Aug. 27 (UPI) --A crew member of the popular reality television show "Cops" was fatally shot by friendly fire Tuesday night while filming an episode of the show.
August 26, 2014
WHITE HILLS, Ariz., Aug. 26 (UPI) --A firing range instructor in Arizona is dead after being accidentally shot in the head by a 9-year-old girl firing a fully automatic weapon Monday.
August 25, 2014
CAIRO, Aug. 25 (UPI) --An Egyptian feminist posted a photo of herself and another woman desecrating an IS flag in apparent protest of the group's recent advances in Iraq and Syria.