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Student kills 3, wounds 8 at Oxford High School in Michigan

Dec. 01, 2021 00:53 AM EST

OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A 15-year-old sophomore opened fire at his Michigan high school, killing three students, including a 16-year-old boy who died in a deputy’s patrol car on the way to a hospital, authorities said. Eight other people were wounded, some critically. ...

Authorities: Student kills 3, wounds 8 at Michigan school

Dec. 01, 2021 00:28 AM EST

OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A 15-year-old sophomore opened fire at his Michigan high school on Tuesday, killing three students, including a 16-year-old boy who died in a deputy’s patrol car on the way to a hospital, authorities said. Eight other people were wounded, some critically. ...

Case against Jussie Smollett focuses on how 'hoax' unraveled

Nov. 30, 2021 23:29 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors' case against Jussie Smollett has focused on how Chicago police say they determined that what they initially believed was a horrific hate crime was actually a fake assault staged by the ex-"Empire" actor with help from two brothers. Testimony...

Investigators track ammunition in fatal film set shooting

Nov. 30, 2021 23:23 PM EST

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities pursued new leads Tuesday on possible sources of live ammunition involved in actor Alec Baldwin's fatal shooting of a cinematographer on the New Mexico set of a western movie, as they searched the premises of an Albuquerque-based firearms and ammunition...

Vegas police confirm case involving R&B singer Trey Songz

Nov. 30, 2021 20:30 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police said Tuesday they’re investigating sexual assault allegations involving R&B artist Trey Songz at a Las Vegas Strip hotel. In a statement, Las Vegas police said sex crimes detectives received a complaint about a Sunday incident involving the...

Detective: Brothers detailed how Jussie Smollett staged hoax

Nov. 30, 2021 20:10 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Two brothers arrested for an alleged attack on Jussie Smollett recounted for Chicago police how the ex-“Empire” actor orchestrated the hoax, telling them via text message to meet him “on the low,” paying for supplies and holding a “dry run” in downtown Chicago, a...

Appeals court orders release of some Mueller report passages

Nov. 30, 2021 19:42 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday directed the Justice Department to disclose certain redacted passages from special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation report that relate to individuals who were investigated by prosecutors but not ultimately charged. ...

Nevada boxing regulators to investigate UNLV student death

Nov. 30, 2021 18:42 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The head of Nevada’s boxing regulatory agency said Tuesday that a fraternity charity boxing match that left a University of Nevada, Las Vegas student dead of head injuries was not licensed by the Nevada Athletic Commission, but will be investigated. ...

Home of Marilyn Manson searched in sex assault investigation

Nov. 30, 2021 14:44 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Media storage devices and other items were seized as a search warrant was served on the home of rocker Marilyn Manson in a months-long investigation of sexual assault and domestic violence, authorities said Tuesday. Manson, 52, whose legal name is...

Investigation continues into shootings after hunting dispute

Nov. 30, 2021 11:22 AM EST

ALBURGH, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police have released more details about the shootings in Alburgh that left two men dead and one injured over the weekend after an escalating dispute over access to a property for hunting. David Mohamed, 51, and Larry P. Cameron, 41,...