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Indonesian officials defend parade of veiled kids with guns

Aug. 21, 2018 6:39 AM EDT

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian officials have defended a street parade that involved veiled kindergarteners carrying replica weapons , with police saying they will arrest the person who uploaded a video of the event to Facebook. The video of children dressed head-to-toe in black marching with wooden...

Salvadoran town deeply rooted in DC unfazed by US politics

Aug. 21, 2018 1:42 AM EDT

INTIPUCA, El Salvador (AP) — In a quiet, cobblestoned town near the Pacific coast of El Salvador, residents are unfazed by the Trump administration seeking to lock up families indefinitely and ending temporary protected status for people from their country. They're still going north. "The people in this...

2 arrested in attack on woman who withdrew $75,000 from bank

Aug. 20, 2018 10:18 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Two men have been arrested in connection with an attack on a woman who withdrew $75,000 from a Texas bank. Surveillance video shows the woman park at a gas station in the Houston suburb of Cypress on Friday after making the withdrawal. A man runs up to the woman and tries to grab her purse,...

Official: Man detained in US wanted for murder in Mexico

Aug. 20, 2018 9:05 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An immigrant in the U.S. illegally who was picked up while taking his wife to a hospital to give birth is wanted for a killing in Mexico, a Mexican government official said Monday after the man's lawyer suggested authorities have the wrong person. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

Shootouts leave 13 dead, including 2 soldiers, in Rio

Aug. 20, 2018 8:30 PM EDT

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — At least 11 suspects and two soldiers died during shootouts with military personnel and police in greater Rio de Janeiro on Monday as violence erupted in several areas of the city that hosted the Summer Olympics two years ago. The direct confrontations between soldiers and armed...

2 charged after fatal shooting of 17-year-old in Tennessee

Aug. 20, 2018 5:58 PM EDT

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police say two women have been charged after a 17-year-old boy was fatally shot in Tennessee. News outlets report 18-year-olds Nautica Ann Spicer and Kerigan Leann Silverwood were arrested Sunday after the shooting. A Clarksville police news release says Spicer had been playing...

Judge weighs suit challenging arrests of married immigrants

Aug. 20, 2018 5:40 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A federal judge in Boston heard arguments on Monday in a case centered on whether immigrants married to U.S. citizens but facing deportation should be allowed to remain in the country while they seek to become legal residents. The American Civil Liberties Union, which brought the class action...

Virginia man charged with threats at mosque, ramming cars

Aug. 20, 2018 5:37 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Va. (AP) — Police say a man threatened to kill people at a mosque in northern Virginia and rammed his car into other vehicles outside. Fairfax County Police say in a news release that 22-year-old Zulqarnain Khan faces five felony counts and four misdemeanors after he was arrested Sunday night...

DA: Woman changes statement about arrested LSU receiver

Aug. 20, 2018 5:25 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The district attorney in Baton Rouge says a woman who had said LSU receiver Drake Davis physically and psychologically abused her has changed her statement. East Baton Rouge District Attorney Hillar Moore also stresses that it's common for someone involved in a domestic violence...

Louisville puts assistant Klenakis on leave after DUI arrest

Aug. 20, 2018 5:11 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville has placed tight ends coach Chris Klenakis on administrative leave following his arrest on driving under the influence and other charges. Shelby County sheriff's deputies responded to calls early Sunday about a driver swerving on Interstate 64 in Shelbyville. An arrest...