Assault and battery

This undated booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff shows Cleophus Cooksey. Police in Phoenix and two suburbs say they have evidence linking Cooksey, already charged with two killings to seven additional homicides that occurred in a three-week span late last year. Police officials for Phoenix, Glendale and Avondale said Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, that Cooksey knew some of the victims but investigators are still trying to determine motives for at least some of the killings. (Maricopa County Sheriff via AP)
January 19, 2018 - 7:33 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — A man accused of killing nine people in metro Phoenix grew up in a household plagued by domestic violence, left home at 16 to live with his girlfriend and was in prison three years later for manslaughter after participating in a robbery at a strip club where an accomplice was fatally...
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A banner greets festivalgoers on Main Street on the first day of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
January 18, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Sundance Institute founder Robert Redford did not shy away from addressing the elephants in the room — Harvey Weinstein and the #MeToo — Thursday at the Sundance Film Festival, saying that the fallen executive is not "going to stop the show." Both the lingering shadow of Weinstein, who long lorded...
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FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2017 file photo, The Egyptian Theatre is pictured on the eve of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. This year's film festival runs through Jan. 28, 2018. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
January 18, 2018 - 3:49 pm
The Sundance Film Festival has always been a place for boundary-pushing programming, but from the Me Too movement, to diversity and representation in film and even the current presidency, this year the snowy mountain town of Park City, Utah, is primed to be an epicenter of conversation around some...
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FILE - In this May 5, 2017, file photo, Naya Rivera attends the 24th Annual Race to Erase MS Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif. A domestic battery charge against the "Glee" actress was dismissed in West Virginia on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, after her husband decided not to seek prosecution. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
January 17, 2018 - 2:27 pm
CHESAPEAKE, W.Va. (AP) — A domestic battery charge against an actress on the former hit show "Glee" has been dismissed in West Virginia. WCHS-TV reports that the case against 30-year-old Naya Rivera ended after her husband decided not to seek prosecution. An order was filed Friday in Kanawha County...
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January 16, 2018 - 4:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man accused of being ejected from a Philadelphia Eagles playoff game because he was intoxicated and didn't have a ticket and then punching a police horse in the face has been charged with assault. Police say 22-year-old Taylor Hendricks was turned away from Saturday's game...
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Flowers, candles and a picture of Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic, who was shot dead Tuesday morning by still-unknown assailants, at the scene of the shooting in front of his office in the northern, Serb-dominated part of Mitrovica, Kosovo, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. People from Kosovo's Serb minority say they are in shock over the killing of a moderate politician who was gunned down in an attack in a northern town. (AP Photo/Bojan Slavkovic)
January 16, 2018 - 3:33 pm
MITROVICA, Kosovo (AP) — A leading Serb politician was shot to death Tuesday near his political party's offices in northern Kosovo, an attack that raised ethnic tensions in the Balkans and prompted the suspension of EU-mediated talks between Kosovo and Serbia. Unknown assailants opened fire on...
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Cars are parked at a home in York, S.C. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, where multiple deputies responding to a domestic violence call were shot and wounded. State Law Enforcement Division spokesman Thom Berry said Christian Thomas McCall is the man officers think shot and wounded the officers early Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jeffrey S. Collins)
January 16, 2018 - 2:47 pm
YORK, S.C. (AP) — A man who was wanted for beating his wife ambushed and shot three SWAT officers searching for him in woods in South Carolina, leaving one deputy "hanging on to life,' a sheriff said Tuesday. Christian Thomas McCall earlier had shot and wounded a fourth officer who was chasing him...
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January 16, 2018 - 2:13 pm
YORK, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the wounding of four officers in South Carolina (all times local): 2:10 p.m. A South Carolina sheriff says three law enforcement officers were ambushed as they searched for a man suspected of beating his wife in the couple's home. A fourth officer had been shot...
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FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2013 file photo, former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer participates in a primary debate for New York City comptroller in the WCBS-TV studios, in New York. The New York Police Department says detectives are looking into Jamie Antolini's claim that Spitzer, the disgraced former New York governor who resigned in 2008 amid revelations that he had sex with prostitutes, threatened to stab him during an irate interaction in a Manhattan restaurant. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
January 14, 2018 - 4:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Detectives are looking into a man's claim that disgraced former Gov. Eliot Spitzer threatened to stab him during an irate interaction in a restaurant, police said Sunday. Jamie Antolini filed a complaint on Friday regarding an argument earlier in the month, authorities said...
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Donald Gazawayis seen in an undated photo provided by the Butler County, Ohio, Jail. Authorities outside Cincinnati have jailed Gazaway after they say he surrendered early Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, to end a hostage standoff of around 30 hours. Gazaway is charged with kidnapping, felonious assault and inducing panic.(Butler County Jail via AP)
January 14, 2018 - 3:02 pm
WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff said an armed man used a 10-year-old boy as "a shield" during a hostage standoff of around 30 hours that ended peacefully Sunday morning. Butler County authorities said the boy was taken to a hospital Sunday morning as a precaution, but no injuries were reported...
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