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German authorities say 2016 shooting had far-right motives

Oct. 25, 2019 11:10 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — German authorities said Friday they have concluded that a 2016 shooting in which a German-Iranian teenager killed nine people and then himself was prompted in part by the assailant's right-wing extremist views. Bavaria's state criminal police office said it has now decided to classify the...

Coast Guard lieutenant pleads guilty to gun and drug crimes

Oct. 3, 2019 3:02 PM EDT

GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A Coast Guard lieutenant accused of stockpiling weapons and targeting Supreme Court justices, prominent Democrats and TV journalists pleaded guilty Thursday to gun and drug charges. Christopher Hasson’s guilty plea to all four of the counts he faced resolves a case in which...

Judge refuses to toss Coast Guard officer's gun charges

Sep. 20, 2019 4:52 PM EDT

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday refused to dismiss gun charges against a Coast Guard lieutenant accused of being a domestic terrorist who stockpiled weapons and drafted a hit list of prominent Democrats and TV journalists. U.S. District Judge George Hazel rejected defense attorneys'...