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URGENT - Baltimore 6 officers seriously injured (CNN) -- Six Baltimore police officers have been seriously injured in Monday's violence, Police Commissioner Anthony Batts said. He said many of the instigators appeared to be high school students. "I think they thought it was cute...
By Brandon Griggs CNN (CNN) -- Hawaii is poised to become the first state in the nation to prohibit the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to anybody under age 21. The state's legislature on Friday passed a bill raising the minimum legal age -- currently 18 -- to buy...
By Dana Ford - CNN (CNN) -- Violence erupted on the streets of Baltimore late Monday as protesters clashed with police, several of whom were injured. "This afternoon, a group of outrageous criminals attacked our officers. Right now, we have seven officers that have serious...
Seven Baltimore police officers have suffered major injuries, including one who is unconscious and others with broken bones during clashes with protesters Monday, Capt. Eric Kowalczyk said. He described those responsible for the violence as "outrageous criminals." Officers are...
By Eliott C. McLaughlin CNN (CNN) -- Seven minutes after an Aurora, Colorado, theatergoer called 911 to report a massacre in progress, suspect James Holmes surrendered to police, a dozen dead bodies allegedly in his wake. On Monday, jurors will thoroughly examine those seven...
By Holly Yan CNN Freddie Gray will be laid to rest Monday before the country even knows what really happened to him. It's been 15 days since Baltimore police arrested Gray. Fifteen days since he was taken into a police van and suffered a fatal spinal cord injury. Eight days...
By Ann O'Neill CNN Editor's note: Watch "Murder at the Marathon" at 9 p.m. ET/PT Tuesday on CNN. Sending Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to prison for the rest of his life would bring years of punishment and rob him of martyrdom, jurors were told Monday. "We have seen...
Two deputies involved in the fatal attempt to arrest Eric Harris in Tulsa, Oklahoma, have been reassigned because of threats against them and their families, Sheriff Stanley Glanz said Monday in a news conference. The deputies were trying to arrest Harris when Reserve Deputy...
By Josh Levs CNN A group of six young Minnesota men conspired to sneak into Syria and join ISIS "by any means necessary," federal prosecutors said Monday. The group of friends, ages 19 to 21, were arrested Sunday. "What's remarkable about this case was that nothing stopped these...