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Man pleads not guilty in Foster Farms plant incident

Jul. 20, 2019 9:40 AM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — An Albany man has pleaded not guilty to charges related to a Thursday incident in which a shot was fired at Foster Farms in Corvallis. The Gazette-Times reports 22-year-old Adrian Nickerson faces charges including failure to perform the duties of a driver, criminal mischief, theft,...

Burglars rob Puerto Rico police station of guns, ammunition

Jul. 18, 2019 10:32 AM EDT

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's police department says somebody has broken into a police station and stolen weapons on the southern part of the U.S. territory. Police Commissioner Henry Escalera Rivera says in a department statement Thursday that the break-in occurred in the town of Guayama. A...

Burglars target church where author Stephen King spoke

Jul. 12, 2019 2:06 PM EDT

DURHAM, Maine (AP) — A 214-year-old church where Stephen King once spoke has been the victim of mysterious thefts. The leader of the Durham Historical Society tells the Sun Journal that thieves took several items that can be seen in a photo taken of the horror writer at the pulpit in 1984. Historical...

Women's World Cup champ's hotel room burglarized

Jul. 12, 2019 7:26 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The celebration was cut short for a member of the World Cup champion U.S. women's soccer team after she discovered someone had burglarized her hotel room in Los Angeles. Allie Long tweeted on Thursday it happened after the team was honored at The ESPYS on Wednesday night. Long wrote...

Immigrant appeals Nevada murder case to state Supreme Court

Jul. 11, 2019 8:36 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Lawyers for a 20-year-old Salvadoran immigrant accused of killing four northern Nevadans are asking the state Supreme Court to overturn a judge's ruling upholding a grand jury's authority to indict him in Reno for two of the fatal shootings outside the county. Public defenders for Wilber...

Soccer star Daniel Sturridge says stolen dog returned

Jul. 10, 2019 8:16 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — European soccer star Daniel Sturridge has been reunited with his beloved dog, a day after reporting it stolen from his Los Angeles home. Sturridge said in an Instagram posting Wednesday that he and some friends retrieved his Pomeranian, Lucci, from a South Los Angeles home late Tuesday...

Man charged with assault in home invasion attack

Jul. 10, 2019 6:30 PM EDT

BRIDGTON, Maine (AP) — Police say they have arrested a man for attacking a car dealer and his wife inside their home. Bridgton police have charged 37-year-old Michael Holden of Bridgton with aggravated assault, burglary and possessing a scheduled drug. It was unclear Wednesday whether Holden has an...

Suspect in courthouse pipe bombs unsuccessfully sued county

Jul. 10, 2019 2:07 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A man who federal agents said exploded two bombs outside a South Carolina courthouse had his lawsuit about poor jail conditions in the same county thrown out just days earlier. The Tuesday arrest of Michael Seabrooke caused a stir in Pickens County after he told agents he threw other...

Second victim in Portland fatal hit-and-run crash dies

Jul. 9, 2019 10:52 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police say a second person hurt in a Portland hit-and run crash has died. KOIN-TV reports the Monday crash killed 60-year-old Charlene Hauth. Relatives say Hauth's sister, Robin Macready, died at a hospital Tuesday. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports 20-year-old Antonio Montgomery is...

Illinois transgender inmate in legal battle over abuse freed

Jul. 9, 2019 7:57 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — A transgender woman who was battling the Illinois Department of Corrections over alleged abuse while she was incarcerated has been released from prison, officials said Tuesday. Deon "Strawberry" Hampton of Chicago, who was serving a 10-year sentence for burglary, was released Monday from...