FBI database to track deadly encounters with police

For the first time, the FBI will start tracking when police use force that leads to a death or serious injury
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Police arrest man in crash into house that killed girlfriend

A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a crash in Massachusetts that sent the car he was driving into a house and killed his girlfriend
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Woman in car killed when vehicle slams into house

Police are investigating after a car crashed into a home in Holbrook, killing a passenger in the vehicle
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Man charged in fatal Wisconsin stabbing found incompetent

A Stoughton man has been found incompetent to stand trial on charges he fatally stabbed another man last year
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Teen pleads not guilty to crash that killed 4 friends

An 18-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to charges in connection to a car crash in Massachusetts that killed four of his friends
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Court: British surveillance violates European law

Europe's human rights court has handed a partial victory to civil rights groups challenging the legality of government surveillance programs
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Wisconsin's bowling industry suffers amid floods, closures

Wisconsin's bowling industry is taking hits from floods, fire and closures as about 50 bowling facilities have been lost since 2014
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How could 4 inches of rain cause so much Wisconsin flooding?

Decades-old dispute being revised over how much water that Wisconsin lake should hold
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AP-RI--Rhode Island & Massachusetts News Digest 1:30 pm, RI

AP-RI--Rhode Island & Massachusetts News Digest 1:30 pm, RI
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Driver indicted on charges from crash that killed 4 teens

Prosecutors say an 18-year-old has been indicted as a youthful offender on charges stemming from a car crash that killed four teenagers
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19-year-old man fatally shoots self at Wisconsin gun range

A 19-year-old man is dead after apparently shooting himself at a gun range in southwestern Wisconsin
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Man shot while sitting in his car

A man has been shot in Massachusetts while sitting in his car
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Morning surprise: Boa constrictor found under car hood

Woah, it's a boa
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Arts program creates space for kids with incarcerated family

A Wisconsin arts program is creating a stigma-free space for kids with incarcerated parents
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Security experts: Wisconsin voting systems can be hacked

Wisconsin has seen Russian interference in social media campaigns and attempted hacks of the Democratic Party and government websites
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1k reward for information on death of dog

Authorities are seeking the person responsible for the death of a dog left in a carrier outside a Massachusetts animal shelter
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Crumbling foundations fund receives delayed $19 million

The entity overseeing Connecticut's crumbling foundations account has finally received the $19 million it's been seeking for several months
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Another court nixes Trump push to cut 'sanctuary city' funds

A federal judge says the Trump administration can't withhold over $29 million in law enforcement money from six states and New York City in a clash over their i
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Rep. Moulton: Pelosi should step down as Speaker after year

U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton says he could support Nancy Pelosi for House speaker _ if she and the two top members of her leadership team agree to step down after a y
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Sanders Institute gathering a pep rally for liberal ideas

Supporters of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders were in Burlington Friday as part of a three-day pep rally for his liberal ideals that focused on many of the policy issu
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High court vacates sex trafficking convictions

Rhode Island's highest court has vacated the sex trafficking conviction of a 36-year-old Massachusetts man authorities say trafficked underage girls at a now-cl
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Pittsfield bank robber gets up to 5 years in prison

A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to up to five years in prison for robbing a Pittsfield bank in September
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Former jail guard gets 4 years for committing 2 robberies

A former Massachusetts jail guard who robbed a drugstore and a convenience store has been sentenced to four years in prison
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Sanders gathering hears Medicare-for-all funding plan

A new study presented to people attending a meeting of supporters of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders says a Medicare-for-all system could save money over the nation's
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