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Police Man, 2-year-old son dead in apparent murder-suicide

Jun. 11, 2021 12:02 PM EDT

BOONSBORO, Md. (AP) — A Frederick County man and his 2-year-old son were found dead in an apparent murder-suicide along the Appalachian Trail in western Maryland early Friday, state police said. The boy’s mother contacted Maryland State Police on Thursday night and...

3 dead at Florida supermarket include grandmother, grandson

Jun. 11, 2021 00:59 AM EDT

ROYAL PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man fatally shot a grandmother and her 1-year-old grandson inside a Florida supermarket before killing himself, authorities said, causing dozens to flee the store in panic. The shooting happened shortly after 11:30 a.m. Thursday at a...

Man kills woman, child, himself at Florida supermarket

Jun. 10, 2021 17:43 PM EDT

ROYAL PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man fatally shot a woman and a child inside a Florida supermarket Thursday before killing himself, authorities said, causing dozens to flee the store in panic. The shooting happened shortly after 11:30 a.m. at a Publix located in a strip...

Iowa man again convicted of murder in girlfriend's death

Jun. 09, 2021 12:27 PM EDT

CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — A Dubuque man has again been convicted of second-degree murder in the 2017 knife death of his girlfriend. A Clinton County jury on Tuesday found Fontae Buelow, 29, guilty in the death of 21-year-old Samantha Link, of Peosta, the Telegraph Herald...

Authorities: Man stabs woman, 2 kids, then kills himself

Jun. 09, 2021 10:06 AM EDT

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A man stabbed and injured a woman and two young children inside their northern New Jersey apartment before killing himself with the knife, authorities said. Jersey City police responded to the apartment shortly after 7 a.m. Monday and found the...

Man admits on Facebook Live to killing partner, kills self

Jun. 08, 2021 09:10 AM EDT

RIVERVIEW, Fla. (AP) — A man who announced on social media that he had killed his boyfriend and called on deputies to shoot him as well finally set his condo on fire and turned a gun on himself, a Florida sheriff said. Firefighters covered by a SWAT team then rushed in...

Sheriff: 3 killed in apparent Florida murder-suicide

Jun. 07, 2021 14:50 PM EDT

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who had been drinking and using cocaine fatally shot his longtime girlfriend and a man before turning the gun on himself, authorities said Monday. Seven children who were in the home at the time were not harmed, Polk County Sheriff...

Murder-suicide suspected in 2 southwestern Missouri deaths

Jun. 07, 2021 12:08 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say murder-suicide is suspected in the deaths of two people in southwestern Missouri. Greene County deputes found the bodies of 25-year-old Kalen Barclay of Ozark and 27-year-old Gabriella Broglio of Joplin Saturday afternoon in a car...

Toyota reaches settlement over bullied engineer's suicide

Jun. 06, 2021 22:06 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese automaker Toyota has reached a settlement with the family of an engineer whose suicide was ruled a job-related death due to harassment from his boss. Toyota Motor Corp. vowed to crack down on harassment in the workplace to ensure employees’...

Greek man allegedly kills 2, self, over eviction threat

Jun. 06, 2021 09:45 AM EDT

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Police on the Greek island of Corfu said Sunday that a Greek man facing eviction killed his landlady and another man who came to her rescue and then committed suicide. The deaths occurred shortly before noon Sunday, in the resort town of Dassia, in...