BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard is continuing to search for the 87-year-old pilot of a single-engine Lanclair 320 plane that went missing off the coast of Boca Raton.
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Divers recovered the body Monday of a 24-year-old pilot whose plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off Palm Beach County, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A search was underway Sunday night for a small plane that reportedly crashed into the water off the coast of South Florida.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Two county jail escapees, including a murder suspect, have been arrested after breaking out of the Oklahoma County jail in Oklahoma City early Friday by using sheets tied...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas authorities have confirmed a pedestrian was critically injured in a hit-and-run crash near the Strip.
Las Vegas police Lt. Jose Hernandez says the woman was...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a New Mexico teenager on charges he fatally shot a mail carrier after the man tried to intervene in an argument between the teen and his...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An on-duty mail carrier for the Postal Service was shot and killed in a New Mexico neighborhood after intervening in a dispute between a 17-year-old and his mother, police...
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A woman accused of trying to conceal a man's slaying in Dawson County has been given jail time and probation.
Dawson County District Court records say 36-year-old...
UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Maryland authorities say a sixth suspect has been charged in the gang-related killing of a 16-year-old boy.
Prince Georges County police say 26-year-old Jose...
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A woman accused of trying to conceal a man's slaying in Dawson County has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A man accused of murder in south-central Nebraska's Dawson County has been sentenced to 40 to 45 years in prison.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A man charged with murder in south-central Nebraska's Dawson County has taken a plea deal.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A trial has been delayed for a man charged with murder in south-central Nebraska's Dawson County.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A December trial has been scheduled for a man charged with murder in south-central Nebraska's Dawson County.
Dawson County District Court records say 42-year-old Jose Regalado-Mendez, of Lexington, has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the October 2016 slaying of 37-year-old Jose Hernandez. Prosecutors say Regalado-Mendez shot Hernandez and hid the body near a farmhouse north of Lexington. The remains were found Dec. 12, 2016.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Criminal charges have been dismissed for a mother accused of helping her son cover up his involvement in a fatal hit-and-run crash in St. Paul.
The Ramsey County Attorney's Office says charges against Abbey Hegner were dropped in order to secure a guilty plea from her son. Dustin Hegner Royce has pleaded guilty to criminal vehicular homicide in the death of Jose Hernandez Solano. He was biking home from work when he was struck and killed Nov. 26.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul man has pleaded guilty to hitting and killing a bicyclist and then fleeing from the crash.
Twenty-nine-year-old Dustin Hegner Royce told a Ramsey County judge Monday he was hurrying away from a road rage altercation last November, ran a red light and hit something. Royce says he panicked and didn't stop to investigate. He later learned he had struck 52-year-old Jose Hernandez Solano who was biking home from his job at Brasa Rotisseries in St. Paul.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Three men accused of distributing large quantities of cocaine and heroin mixed with fentanyl throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts have been arrested.
Rhode Island State Police raided five locations in Cranston and Providence on Monday, seizing about 200 grams of cocaine and about 55 grams of heroin and fentanyl.
Police charged 47-year-old Jose Hernandez, 40-year-old Steven Alix and 21-year-old Robert Arias with several counts of drug possession with intent to sell.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — Court records say a 38-year-old man charged with murder in south-central Nebraska's Dawson County plans to rely on an insanity defense.
The records also say attorneys for Jose Regalado-Mendez have asked a judge to delay legal proceedings so Regalado-Mendez can have another sanity evaluation. Last month he was found competent for trial in the fatal shooting of Jose Hernandez.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — New York state investigators say a Buffalo police officer did not break the law when he fatally shot an unarmed suspect last May.
The attorney general's office released a detailed report on its investigation Thursday. It calls the death of Jose Hernandez Rossy "the result of a calamitous confluence of events," but finds no fault on the part of the officer.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Dorian Grilley slows down whenever he sees a white bike.
The bikes — known as "ghost bikes" to commemorate bicyclists who have died in traffic — are spreading across the metro area. Put along roadsides, they serve as grim reminders of the hazards of inattention.
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — If you had met Victoria Williams a few years ago, you would not recognize her as the woman she is today.
Addicted to meth, she was arrested on possession charges in March 2016. It was a few weeks into her stay in Elmore County Jail while waiting for her sentence when she found out the news that would change her life.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul police say a man and a woman have been arrested in the hit-and-run death of a restaurant worker who was biking home from work.
Authorities say a 28-year-old St. Paul man was arrested Saturday on suspicion of criminal vehicular homicide. On Friday, a 47-year-old woman from South St. Paul was arrested on suspicion of aiding an offender. The St. Paul Pioneer Press reports she is the registered owner of the vehicle believed to be have been used in the hit-and-run.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A murder trial remains on hold while waiting for doctors to evaluate the competency of the primary suspect.
KHGI reports (http://bit.ly/2uRkQbV ) Jose Regalado-Mendez is waiting for an evaluation of his mental health at the Lincoln Regional Center.
Regalado-Mendez is charged with first degree murder and use of a firearm to commit a felony in connection with the death of Jose Hernandez.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts jury has awarded $750,000 to a man who suffered severe leg injuries while working for a landscaping business that did not carry worker's compensation insurance.
A lawyer for 52-year-old Jose Hernandez tells The Berkshire Eagle (http://bit.ly/2t2msPz ) that her client was working for Lenox-based Rick's Complete Lawn and Landscaping Service in February 2015 when he fell from the roof of a building while clearing show.
NEW YORK (AP) — Three right-handed pitchers have been suspended for violations of the minor league drug program.
The commissioner's office made the announcement Friday.
Yankory Pimentel of the Boston system was banned 80 games without pay after testing positive for Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing substance. The 23-year-old reliever was 1-0 at Double-A Portland.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — There are "significant questions" over whether a man pulled over for a traffic stop shot a policeman before being killed by the officer's partner, a prosecutor said Wednesday as state authorities took over the investigation into the deadly encounter.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Surgeons have reattached a Buffalo police officer's ear after it was nearly shot off by a man who pulled out a gun during a traffic stop. The man was then fatally shot by another officer.
Buffalo police officials say Officer Joseph Acquino is in fair condition at Erie County Medical Center, where his ear was surgically reattached Sunday night.
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Long Island have announced the arrests of three alleged MS-13 gang members on attempted murder charges.
Nassau County police said Wednesday the three immigrants from El Salvador were arrested in connection with two separate machete attacks on 19-year-old men in Westbury.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — Trial for a Nebraska woman charged with felony accessory to murder has been moved to August.
The North Platte Telegraph reports (http://bit.ly/2qc0J2N ) that 34-year-old Melissa Callahan, of Elm Creek, appeared Monday in Dawson County District Court, where a judge granted her attorney's motion for more time to gather information and seek depositions.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — Trial for a man charged with murder has been scheduled for June in Lexington.
Court records say a plea of not guilty was entered Monday for 40-year-old Jose Regalado-Mendez. The records say the remains of 37-year-old Jose Hernandez were found Dec. 12 near a farmhouse north of Lexington. Investigators say in a court document that Regalado-Mendez shot Hernandez in early October.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A May trial has been scheduled for a 34-year-old woman accused of trying to conceal a man's slaying in Dawson County.
Online court records say Melissa Callahan, of Lexington, has pleaded not guilty to a charge of felony accessory to murder. Her trial is set to begin May 9 in Lexington.
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Authorities have identified a man who died after his car crashed into a creek in Marin County.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A Lexington resident has been accused of killing a man whose remains were found last month near a farmhouse north of the Dawson County community.
Online court records say 40-year-old Jose Regalado-Mendez is charged with first-degree murder and use of a firearm. The records don't list the name of an attorney who could comment for him. He's being held without bail.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A resident of a home on the property where a body was found earlier this week is being questioned by investigators about the death.
The North Platte Telegraph reports (http://bit.ly/2hE07j5 ) that the person, who has not been named, was arrested Monday on drug charges. That came after officials say drugs were found in the home during the investigation into 37-year-old Jose Hernandez's death.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — An autopsy helped authorities identify the body that was found near Lexington earlier this week.
The Dawson County Sheriff's office told the Kearney Hub (http://bit.ly/2hzcSvf ) that the body was identified as 37-year-old Jose Hernandez.
Chief Deputy Sheriff Mike Hudson says an autopsy was needed to identify the body because of the condition it was in.
BOSTON (AP) — Federal authorities say a member of an international street gang has pleaded guilty to attempted murder in the stabbing of a rival gang member last year.
The U.S. Attorney's Office says 31-year-old Jose Hernandez-Miguel on Monday admitted under a plea deal that he and other MS-13 members stabbed a rival gang member near Highland Park in Chelsea on May 12, 2015.
BOSTON (AP) — A teenage boy has been ordered held without bail in the stabbing death of an 18-year-old woman who had come to the United States from El Salvador two years ago hoping for a better life.
Jose Hernandez, of East Boston, was arraigned Monday on a first-degree murder charge in the killing of Blanca Lainez. She was killed two weeks before her 19th birthday.
Her body was found June 15 in a garage behind a duplex.
BOSTON (AP) — A teenage boy has been charged in the stabbing death of a 19-year-old Massachusetts woman whose body was found in a garage.
The Suffolk District Attorney's Office says 16-year-old Jose Hernandez was arrested Sunday morning and charged with murder in the slaying of Blanca Lainez.
Boston police responded to the city's East Boston neighborhood the morning of June 15 and discovered Lainez's body behind a duplex. Police say she had stab wounds and...