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St. Cloud woman suspected of causing her infant's death

Nov. 29, 2021 09:00 AM EST

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A St. Cloud woman is suspected of causing the death of her three-month-old baby and is being held in the Stearns County Jail. Police said they were called to a home Sunday to check on the welfare of the 26-year-old mother and her infant....

Embattled Kansas lawmaker arrested for second time in month

Nov. 29, 2021 08:54 AM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A 21-year-old embattled Kansas lawmaker was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving — his second arrest in less than a month — and is facing fresh calls for his resignation or removal from office. A Kansas trooper arrested Aaron Coleman around...

Jailed former president of ex-Soviet Georgia faces court

Nov. 29, 2021 08:30 AM EST

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — The imprisoned former president of ex-Soviet republic Georgia appeared in court Monday on charges of abuse of office, proceedings that triggered scuffles between his supporters and police. Mikheil Saakashvili, who served as president in 2008-13,...

Mob attacks Pakistan police, fails to grab blasphemy suspect

Nov. 29, 2021 06:48 AM EST

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A Muslim mob burned a police station and four police posts overnight in northwest Pakistan after officers refused to hand over a mentally unstable man accused of desecrating Islam's holy book, the Quran, authorities said Monday. No officers...

Couple detained on plane after leaving Dutch quarantine

Nov. 29, 2021 05:31 AM EST

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch military police arrested a husband and wife Sunday who had left a hotel where they were being quarantined after testing positive for COVID-19 and boarded a plane. Local media reported that the couple were trying to fly home to Spain....

Passenger accused of airplane tirade arrested in Nashville

Nov. 29, 2021 05:02 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A passenger on a Spirit Airlines flight from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Nashville allegedly punched a flight attendant and pulled another attendant’s hair before being subdued, police said. Spirit Airlines spokesperson Nicole Aguiar said...

Man can revive suit against New Orleans over police beating

Nov. 28, 2021 18:39 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court says a Hispanic Iraq War veteran can revive his lawsuit over a beating by two New Orleans police officers who he said called him a “fake American.” The Times-Picayune/The New Orleans Advocate reports...

Man charged with attempted murder over infant head trauma

Nov. 28, 2021 17:13 PM EST

ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — A central Louisiana man is charged with attempted murder after his child was brought to a hospital with severe head injuries. The Town Talk of Alexandria reports 22-year-old Kendrick Laron Williams of Pineville was arrested...

State troopers again make arrest on a major highway

Nov. 28, 2021 14:58 PM EST

WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) — For the second time in three days, state troopers in Connecticut have had a confrontation with someone on a major roadway. In an incident late Sunday morning in the northbound lanes of Interstate 91 near Windsor, state police said that after a...

Former Bears star Hampton arrested on drunken driving charge

Nov. 28, 2021 13:42 PM EST

WINFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Former Chicago Bears defensive lineman Dan Hampton, who was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2002, has been arrested in Indiana for allegedly driving a vehicle while drunk. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office in Indiana said Hampton was...