SAN DIEGO (AP) — Buoyed by a large budget surplus and swimming in federal pandemic recovery money, California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday proposed $12 billion to get more people experiencing homelessness off the streets and into homes of their own.
SEATTLE (AP) — King County will buy a hotel that has been housing people who are homeless in Seattle for roughly a year as well as four or five other hotels in the coming weeks as part of an effort to house 1,600 people in hotels by the end of 2022.
At least 15 people were killed and 30 more injured in mass shootings since Friday night.
The woman fought off her attacker and the man fled on foot, but a suspect later was apprehended by police.
St. Vincent has hit out at the US justice system, describing it as an “American tragedy”.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Former reality TV star Josh Duggar was jailed in northwest Arkansas on Thursday after his arrest by federal authorities. It was unclear what charges he may face.
Housing units at the Nebraska State Penitentiary were searched for homemade alcohol, synthetic marijuana and other drugs and items after an intoxicated inmate attacked a staff member.
DENVER (AP) — Three more police officers involved in the rough arrest of a 73-year-old Colorado woman with dementia have been placed on leave,…
R&B artist Trey Songz will not face charges in an alleged altercation with police officers at the AFC championship game in Kansas City, prosecutors announced Tuesday.
Police station surveillance video shows Colorado officers laughing while watching footage from the body camera. One officer said, "I love it."
Officer Austin Hopp told fellow officers “ready for the pop?” as he showed them his body camera footage, according to police station surveillance video.
The policy change affects about 800 of the more than 5,300 inmates in state prisons.
SCOTTSBLUFF Scottsbluff Rural Fire Department will host its annual Pancake Feed on April 24.
Most people incarcerated in Wyoming haven’t seen their families in person in over a year.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Housing and Urban Development is withdrawing a Trump-era policy that would have allowed taxpayer-funded homeless shelters to deny access to transgender people.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles County will appeal a federal judge’s order requiring the city of Los Angeles and the county to shelter all unhoused residents of Skid Row within 180 days and audit any spending related to the homeless crisis.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's right-wing government and the liberal leadership of the country's capital city are absorbed in a conflict over a hospital for the homeless that may soon be forced to close its doors.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge overseeing a sweeping lawsuit about homelessness in Los Angeles on Tuesday ordered the city and county to find shelter for all unhoused residents of Skid Row within 180 days and audit any spending related to the out-of-control crisis of people living on the streets.
Chauvin, who has been free on bail for the last several months, was handcuffed immediately after the verdicts were read and was taken into cus…
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Faced with an out-of-control homeless crisis, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Monday proposed spending nearly $1 billion in the coming year to get people off the streets, build housing and clean up squalid encampments that have spread into nearly every neighborhood in the city.
A former sheriff's deputy in Texas was taken into custody after a manhunt that began when three people were fatally shot in Austin, authorities said.
Homeless Americans who have been left off priority lists for coronavirus vaccinations — or even bumped aside as states shifted eligibility to older age groups — are finally getting their shots as vaccine supplies increase.