Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

...wounded.Police raided the Lindt Chocolat Cafe after they heard a number of gunshots from inside, said New South Wales state police Commissioner Andrew Scipione."They made the call because they believed that at that time, if they didn't enter...

TCU romps past Texas

...half.Anthony Jennings threw for 107 yards and a touchdown for LSU and added a career-best 119 yards rushing. OHIO STATE: Police in Columbus and the family of Ohio State's Kosta Karageorge say the senior defensive lineman has gone missing and...

US closes Ford steering probe without recall

...rollover crash on a highway entrance ramp could not be verified.The agency also says six of the complaints came from one state police agency which fixed the problems and hasn't had any further trouble.

Georgia, states have power to restrict Ebola patients

...the authority to quarantine without a court order, the department said.The ability to quarantine resides with the state "police powers" and while the law differs from state to state, there is legal precedent to back it up, said Montrece Ransom...

Augusta Commissioner Donnie Smith gets early retirement for health reasons

...investigation is closed. ... I'll be able to comment then."Smith, 51, defended his 21-year career with the state police as one that included no prior complaints but many citations for service."You have to look at my entire body of work...

6-state police plan holiday crackdown

Officers in six states will be joining to crack down on drunken driving leading up to Labor Day weekend.

No sign of Georgia plane in Vermont lake

...leaving the Burlington airport on a snowy night in 1971. It was headed to Providence, R.I. New York and Vermont state police worked together on the search. The plane was carrying three employees of the Atlanta, Ga., development company Cousin's...

Contributions pour in for Ben Hasan and Bob Finnegan prior to District 6 runoff

...891.52 on hand last week to spend on the runoff, including $550 and two $750 contributions from the Southern States Police Benevolent Association, an organization that endorsed him and whose CSRA chapter represents Augusta-area law enforcement...

Evacuation ordered for island on North Carolina's Outer Banks

...two potential bad weather days ? although it could also be canceled on that day if the weather is bad enough, said State Police Col. Timothy Alben.The performance takes place in the Hatch Shell along the Charles River Esplanade. Fireworks are...


...Lutzenkirchen, a fan favorite who played on the 2010 national title team, has died in a one-car crash in Georgia, state police said.Authorities said Lutzen kirchen, 23, was ejected from a 2006 Chevrolet Tahoe when it overturned several times...