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Oregon man arrested in death of man near Mount St. Helens

Apr. 24, 2019 8:25 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Officials say a 22-year-old man from Dayton, Oregon, was arrested on suspicion of murder in the death of Brian Bodle, a Newberg man who was found near Mount St. Helens earlier this year. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Damian Belander was taken into custody in Yamhill County after...

Sri Lanka asks for resignations of top security officials

Apr. 24, 2019 7:58 AM EDT

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's president has asked for the resignations of the defense secretary and national police chief, a dramatic internal shake-up after security forces shrugged off intelligence reports warning of possible attacks before Easter bombings that killed over 350 people, the...

The Latest: Sri Lanka president dismisses security officials

Apr. 24, 2019 7:14 AM EDT

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The Latest on the Easter attacks in Sri Lanka (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Sri Lanka's president has asked for the resignations of the defense secretary and the national police chief after security forces failed to act on warnings before Easter suicide bombings that killed over...

Video of officers in Alabama hitting woman investigated

Apr. 24, 2019 6:55 AM EDT

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama police department is investigating a video of an arrest that shows two Tuscaloosa police officers punching and using a baton to hit a woman during a traffic stop. News outlets report 22-year-old Jhasmynn Sheppard is charged with disarming a police officer, assault and...

Daycare workers charged over video of toddler scared of doll

Apr. 24, 2019 5:40 AM EDT

MONTICELLO, Ky. (AP) — Two Kentucky daycare workers have been charged over an online video that shows one of them scaring a toddler with a doll. WKYT-TV reports Wendy's Wonderland worker Tasha Cox is accused of filming Diana Willett waiving a doll at a 2-year-old girl who has a well-known fear of dolls and...

No bond for veteran suspected in N. Korea embassy attack

Apr. 23, 2019 11:23 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A U.S Marine veteran from Southern California was part of a group of dissidents wielding machetes and fake guns when they stormed North Korea's embassy in Madrid and tied up and beat officials inside, federal prosecutors alleged in a criminal complaint released Tuesday. Spain is seeking...

Police say the death toll in the Easter attacks in Sri Lanka has risen to 359 and more suspects have been arrested

Apr. 23, 2019 11:22 PM EDT
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Police say the death toll in the Easter attacks in Sri Lanka has risen to 359 and more suspects have been arrested.

Migrants fearful after hundreds arrested in Mexico raid

Apr. 23, 2019 11:15 PM EDT

TONALA, Mexico (AP) — Central American migrants traveling through southern Mexico toward the U.S. on Tuesday fearfully recalled their frantic escape from police the previous day, scuttling under barbed wire fences into pastures and then spending the night in the woods after hundreds were detained in a...

The Latest: London counter-terrorism team seeks images

Apr. 23, 2019 9:08 PM EDT

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The Latest on the Easter attacks in Sri Lanka (all times local): 11 p.m. London police are asking for images taken during the terrorist attack in Sri Lanka. Acting Commander Alexis Boon said Tuesday that counter-terrorism police want to look at any images and footage taken before,...

The Latest: US veteran suspected in N. Korea embassy attack

Apr. 23, 2019 8:31 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a dissident group's raid on North Korea's embassy in Madrid (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Prosecutors allege a U.S. veteran was part of a group wielding machetes and fake guns when they stormed North Korea's embassy in Madrid and tied up and beat officials inside. Spain is...