The walls surrounding Romaldo Esqueda were blank, covered in a layer of glossy gray paint. The mural had taken shape in his mind, filling the canvas. More than 500 feet of foam posters, nailed to metal.. SFGate
Los Angeles Unified School District police officers shot and wounded a man holding a knife early Saturday morning near Esperanza Elementary School in Westlake, authorities said.
The shooting.. L.A. Times
A U.S. airstrike mistakenly hit an Afghan police unit in the southern province of Helmand, killing 16 police officers and wounding two others, the provincial governor’s office said Saturday.
The.. L.A. Times
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Friday he was freezing contacts with Israel until it *removes metal detectors that were installed recently at the Temple Mount,* one of Islam’s holiest sites,.. Zero Hedge
MARION, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say two people have been taken into custody after firing at police officers investigating a home invasion in South Carolina. Marion County Sheriff Brian Wallace said.. Seattle Times
BALTIMORE (AP) — Two Baltimore police detectives who were armed with their service weapons while robbing people who were physically restrained have pleaded guilty to racketeering conspiracy. Evodio.. Seattle Times
A man armed with a knife was fatally shot by police officers investigating a family disturbance call at a Santa Ana home Friday, officials said.
Two Santa Ana police officers responded to a report.. L.A. Times