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Authorities: Police officer gunned down in Mobile, Alabama

Jan. 20, 2019 7:03 PM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A police officer has been shot to death in Mobile, Alabama. Mobile Police Chief Lawrence Batiste told reporters that Officer Sean Tuder was gunned down Sunday afternoon.Batiste said one suspect has been taken into custody. However, he said he could not immediately confirm if the...

Deputies shoot man after he kills 4, including baby daughter

Jan. 20, 2019 4:09 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A rural Oregon man killed four members of his family at the home they shared and was shot by sheriff's deputies as he tried to kill a girl, authorities said. Mark Leo Gregory Gago, 42, killed his parents, his girlfriend and their infant daughter Saturday night before deputies shot...

The Latest: Man blamed in family killing had weapons arrest

Jan. 20, 2019 4:06 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on an Oregon shooting that left five family members dead. (all times local): 1:05 p.m. An Oregon man suspected of killing four family members was arrested in August on a weapons charge. Sgt. Brian Jensen of the Clackamas County Sheriff's office says by email that Mark Gago...

Police investigate shooting death in Pittsfield

Jan. 20, 2019 12:23 PM EST

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A man is dead after an early morning shooting in Pittsfield. The Berkshire Eagle reports that police went to Edward Avenue shortly after 2 a.m. on Sunday after a report of a possible shooting victim. They found the man with at least one gunshot wound. The victim, whose name was not...

Pakistan arrests officers after shooting that left 4 dead

Jan. 20, 2019 4:31 AM EST

MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Authorities in Pakistan have arrested more than a dozen counter-terrorism officers after police shot and killed a middle-aged couple, their 13-year-old daughter and another man in what they initially claimed was a shootout with insurgents, officials said Sunday. The police killed...

Call for political action after Laquan McDonald cases

Jan. 20, 2019 3:36 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Activists and others who were disappointed by the outcome of two historic cases involving the killing of black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white Chicago police officer see a way forward — by turning tragedy into political power. A judge on Friday sentenced former Chicago police...

Varner, Levi help UT Rio Grande Valley hold off Seattle

Jan. 20, 2019 12:36 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Lesley Varner Jr. had 16 points on 7-of-11 shooting and Javon Levi scored all his eight points down the stretch to help UT Rio Grande Valley beat Seattle 67-62 on Saturday night. Terry Winn added nine points and seven rebounds for UTRGV (10-11, 2-3 Western Athletic Conference). Aaron Nettles...

Milwaukee beats IUPUI 64-57

Jan. 19, 2019 9:35 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Darius Roy scored 25 points on 9-of-11 shooting and DeAndre Abram added 19 points to help Milwaukee beat IUPUI 64-57 on Saturday night. Abram's dunk with 34 seconds left gave Milwaukee a 60-54 lead and Roy made all four free throws in the final 24 seconds. The Panthers (9-11, 4-3 Horizon...

The Latest: Laquan McDonald killing prompts political action

Jan. 19, 2019 7:55 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on cases stemming from the killing of black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white Chicago police officer. (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Two historic cases involving the killing of black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white Chicago police officer ended in ways that left activists and...

Polite's 16 & 12 help Radford hold off UNC Asheville 71-63

Jan. 19, 2019 6:55 PM EST

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Ed Polite Jr. scored 16 points on 7-of-10 shooting and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Radford to its sixth straight win, 71-63 over UNC Ashville on Saturday. The Highlanders (13-6, 5-0 Big South) had a 61-45 lead with 7:22 left before the Bulldogs (2-17, 0-5) went on a 14-3 run. Polite...