Latest from Niraj Chokshi

Ferguson-related charges dropped against Washington Post and Huffington Post reporters

Wesley Lowery of The Washington Post and Ryan Reilly of the Huffington Post were arrested Aug. 13, 2014.
  • May 19, 2016

Police arrest twin brothers for setting off IEDs in Pennsylvania during college break

"These defendants brought that fear to our region," the Chester County District Attorney said of Daniel and Caleb Tate.
  • May 18, 2016

Colombian authorities seize a record 8 tons of cocaine on a banana plantation

President Juan Manuel Santos congratulated his police force, casting the operation in historic terms and calling it a blow to criminals.
  • May 16, 2016

‘Take it off! This is America!’: Man who yanked hijab pleads guilty to religious obstruction

The man admitted on Friday that he "forcibly removed" a Muslim woman's hijab on a flight last December.
  • May 14, 2016

Going for $65 million: George Zimmerman’s gun is up for auction again

Zimmerman says he is selling the Kel-Tec PF-9 that he used to kill Trayvon Martin. But bidding appears to have been hijacked.
  • May 13, 2016

N.C. school board caught up in ‘bathroom bill’ debate after voting to okay pepper spray, mace

The policy "may put it self in a vulnerable position by making the policy change," one board member said.
  • May 11, 2016

How badly companies misunderstand millennials

It turns out we sometimes have really bad judgement of what millennials want.
  • May 11, 2016

Why a South Carolina man got bail after he shot, buried and ‘slow-cooked’ two people

“They were essentially just slow-cooked inside the grave site,” a prosecutor said.
  • May 10, 2016

Tufts University resumes limited operations after morning bomb threat

The bomb threat was discovered by officers responding to a car fire on the school's main Medford/Somerville campus.
  • May 9, 2016