{FD} Prosecutor: Not enough evidence yet in Damond shooting

A Minnesota prosecutor says he doesn’t yet have enough evidence to charge a Minneapolis police officer who killed an unarmed 911 caller this summer, blaming investigators who “haven’t done their job.”

{FD} California cops bust multimillion-dollar weed ‘fortress’

Police in Southern California have seized 35,000 marijuana plants and shut down an operation they believe was bringing in millions of dollars a month.

{FD} Man acquitted in pier shooting seeks new trial on gun charge

The Mexican man acquitted of murder in the shooting death of a San Francisco woman that sparked a national immigration debate is seeking a new trial for his conviction on illegal gun possession.

{FD} Cousins charged in shooting deaths of 4 men plead not guilty

Two cousins charged in the deaths of four young men found buried deep on a sprawling Pennsylvania farm say they didn’t kill anyone.

{FD} Convicted child sex offender dresses as Santa Claus, gets probation

A registered child sex offender caught wearing a Santa Claus suit at a holiday party in Illinois last year may not have to spend a day behind bars after he pleaded guilty and received probation.

{FD} Suspect in 1992 slaying of teacher’s aide pleads not guilty

A man charged with raping and killing a Massachusetts teacher’s aide after abducting her from her night job in 1992 has pleaded not guilty.

{FD} Feds: Oklahoma man kept stepdaughter captive for 19 years

A federal grand jury in Oklahoma has indicted a 63-year-old man accused of kidnapping his stepdaughter and holding her captive for 19 years in Mexico and elsewhere.

{FD} Cops: Man lured wife saying had gifts for kids, shot her

Authorities say a man who shot and killed his estranged wife and then himself had lured her outside her job at a Penn State satellite campus by saying he had Christmas presents for their children.

{FD} Colorado ‘porch pirate’ busted after $6,500 worth of thefts, police say

An alleged serial “porch pirate” accused of stealing everything from bed frames to ice climbing equipment has been busted by Colorado police.

{FD} Utah teen enters plea deal in rape and murder of 12-year-old girl he lured with lost cat story

An 18-year-old entered a blended plea deal Monday in the rape and murder of a 12-year-old Utah girl he was accused of luring from her home with a story about a lost cat in 2015.

{FD} Masked men steal lobby ATMs from 3 Houston Marriott hotels

Police say masked men have stolen ATMs from the lobbies of three Marriot hotels in Houston this week.

{FD} Report: Social media bolstered investigation of shark video

Authorities say social media posts bolstered their investigation into a video of a shark being dragged behind a speeding boat in Florida.

{FD} Missouri man tackled woman in road rage attack and remains on the run, cops say

A Missouri man who’s been charged after allegedly tackling a woman in a road-rage infused incident in suburban St. Louis last week remained on the loose Thursday, officials said.

{FD} Man spiked girlfriend’s drink with abortion pills to kill unborn baby, woman claims

Sikander Imran’s girlfriend, Brooke Fiske, accused him of spiking her drink with a high dosage of abortion pills to kill their unborn baby.

{FD} Doctor accused of spiking girlfriend’s drink with abortion pills to kill unborn baby

Sikander Imran’s girlfriend, Brooke Fiske, accused him of spiking her drink with a high dosage of abortion pills to kill their unborn baby.

{FD} Lyft driver pulled gun on passengers, used homophobic slur, lawsuit alleges

Two men filed a lawsuit against Lyft after its driver allegedly drew a gun and chased them out of her vehicle while shouting a homophobic slur.

{FD} 2 St. Louis-area cops shot but saved by bulletproof vests

Two St. Louis-area police officers have been shot in the chest, but bulletproof vests apparently saved both from serious injury.

{FD} Closing arguments at soccer corruption scandal trial

The first U.S. trial stemming from the FIFA (FEE’-fuh) soccer corruption scandal is moving toward the final phase.

{FD} NY based member of European crime syndicate gets prison

Authorities in New York say a member of an eastern European organized crime syndicate will spend nearly four years in prison for a high-stakes gambling operation linked to violence that stretched to Russia and Israel.

{FD} California woman cashed dead mom’s Social Security checks for 24 years

A California woman who cashed nearly $300,000 worth of her dead mother’s Social Security checks for 24 years, financing her own car payments, airline tickets and hotel stays along the way, was sentenced Tuesday to 13 months in prison.