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Weekend fire kills 2 in West Virginia, cause unknown

Apr. 12, 2021 14:46 PM EDT

PRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities in West Virginia are investigating a weekend fire that killed two people in Princeton. The state Fire Marshal's Office said on Twitter that the victims of Saturday's fire were a 56-year-old female and a 36-year-old male. Their names...

New this week: 'Big Shot,' 'Mare of Easttown' and 'Monday'

Apr. 12, 2021 14:42 PM EDT

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — Sebastian Stan’s devoted followers are certainly getting a fair amount of him...

Man shot at his home two weeks ago killed in second shooting

Apr. 12, 2021 14:37 PM EDT

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who survived a shooting in front of his house was shot to death two weeks later while he sat on his porch, police said. Winston-Salem police said Demar Marquis Floyd, 27, was sitting on his porch Saturday night when the...

North Vegas police probe death of man found near bus stop

Apr. 12, 2021 14:19 PM EDT

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Police in North Las Vegas say they believe a man found dead near a bus stop early Monday was hit by a vehicle that did not stay at the scene. Officer Alexander Cuevas said the man’s body was found a little after 1 a.m. on Las Vegas...

What's next as Congress ramps up investigations of Jan. 6

Apr. 12, 2021 14:16 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than three months after the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, Congress is still trying to figure out how to move forward and prevent future attacks. While the Senate has already heard testimony from law enforcement leaders who were responsible...

Ex-youth worker charged with rape was known for 'wrestling'

Apr. 12, 2021 14:06 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A former counselor accused of raping one boy and repeatedly groping another at New Hampshire’s youth detention center in the 1990s denied the allegations when questioned by police but acknowledged being reprimanded for “wrestling with children,” a prosecutor said...

New Orleans shootings leave 1 teen dead, another wounded

Apr. 12, 2021 14:06 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Two teenagers have been shot multiple times in New Orleans, police said. A 16-year-old boy died at the scene, and a 15-year-old boy was hospitalized with critical injuries. Police said in a news release that the shootings happened...

Police investigating fatal shooting of 21-year-old man

Apr. 12, 2021 14:05 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A 21-year-old man was found shot to death on Monday morning inside a vehicle in Providence, police said. Police responded to Atlantic Avenue in the city's Elmwood section at about 2 a.m. after getting a call from a neighbor who spotted the body...

Waterbury police investigate shooting that left 4 injured

Apr. 12, 2021 13:38 PM EDT

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — Police were investigating a shooting in Waterbury over the weekend that left four men injured. Officers responding to a weapons complaint near Gasparri Lane early Saturday found blood trails and evidence of gunfire, a Waterbury police...

Rome judge orders arrest of Vatican suspect in London deal

Apr. 12, 2021 13:14 PM EDT

ROME (AP) — A Rome judge ordered the arrest Monday of an Italian businessman living in London who is a prime suspect in the Vatican’s two-year investigation into the Holy See’s 350-million-euro ($416 million) investment in a London real estate venture. Judge Corrado...