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An unidentified woman is taken into custody after witnesses said she drove her car into a crowd of protesters in Yorba Linda, Calif., Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020. Authorities said people were struck by a car and injured during a Black Lives Matter protest and counter protest about 30 miles southeast of Los Angeles. Orange County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Carrie Braun says the injured were transported to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and the driver was detained. (Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register via AP)

California prosecutor: Driver tried to kill Trump supporters

Sep. 29, 2020 8:35 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The organizer of a Southern California rally against police brutality and racism was charged with attempted murder Tuesday for driving her car into counterprotesters and running over a woman's head. Tatiana Turner deliberately drove into a crowd of President Donald Trump's supporters...

Edmonds police search for man who shot 3 people at market

Sep. 29, 2020 8:00 PM EDT

EDMONDS, Wash. (AP) — A search is underway in Edmonds after three people were shot at a market on Highway 99. Two women and a man were shot just before 4 p.m. at the Boo Han market, according to Edmonds police spokesperson, Sgt. Josh McClure. He said two of the victims were taken to Seattle’s...

FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2017, file photo, an ATF agent poses with homemade rifles, or

California sues US regulator in bid to deter 'ghost guns'

Sep. 29, 2020 7:33 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Backed by the fathers of two slain children, California's attorney general sued the Trump administration on Tuesday in an effort to crack down on “ghost guns” that can be built from parts and make it difficult to track or regulate owners. The U.S. Bureau of Alcohol,...

Glendale police ID man fatally shot; Search on for shooter

Sep. 29, 2020 7:32 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A man found fatally shot in Glendale has been identified as police continued to search for the shooter Tuesday. Police said 31-year-old Coylee Willis was found with a gunshot wound around 7:30 p.m. Monday at an apartment complex. He was pronounced dead at the scene by Glendale Fire...

FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2019 file photo security stand outside the main gate at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Hawaii. The Navy said Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, its investigation into a shooting at Pearl Harbor last December was unable to determine what caused a submarine sailor to kill two civilian workers before fatally shooting himself. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)

Pearl Harbor shooting probe finds mental health care flaws

Sep. 29, 2020 7:29 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — The Navy said Tuesday its investigation into a shooting at Pearl Harbor last December was unable to determine what caused a submarine sailor to fire his service weapon at three civilian workers, killing two and wounding one, before he fatally shot himself. But the Navy's investigative...

Sodsai Dalzell appears in court for an arraignment Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, in the Van Nuys section of Los Angeles. Dalzell is charged with attempted kidnapping of Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana's granddaughter. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, Pool)

Woman denies attempted kidnapping of Joe Montana grandchild

Sep. 29, 2020 7:07 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 39-year-old woman was charged Tuesday in what authorities say was an attempted kidnapping of the 9-month-old granddaughter of Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana from his Southern California home. Sodsai Predpring Dalzell of Los Angeles pleaded not guilty in LA County court to felony...

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 26, 2019 file photo, UCLA gynecologist James Heaps appears in Los Angeles Superior Court. More than 100 suspected victims of Heaps will have more time to file legal claims against the doctor and university under one of nine measures California Gov. Gavin Newsom approved Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, to aid crime survivors. (Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool)

Laws aid sexual assault victims, those hurt by other crimes

Sep. 29, 2020 7:04 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — More than 100 suspected victims of a UCLA obstetrician-gynecologist will have more time to file legal claims against the doctor and university under one of nine measures California Gov. Gavin Newsom approved Tuesday to aid crime survivors. Similar to previous provisions in...

Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron addresses the media following the return of a grand jury investigation into the death of Breonna Taylor, in Frankfort, Ky., Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020. Of the three Louisville Metro police officers being investigated, one was indicted. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

Court to release grand jury record in Breonna Taylor case

Sep. 29, 2020 6:58 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s attorney general acknowledged that he never recommended homicide charges against any of the police officers conducting the drug raid that led to Breonna Taylor's death, and said he didn't object to a public release of the grand jury's deliberations. Amid outrage...

Mississippi man charged with killing infant daughter

Sep. 29, 2020 6:58 PM EDT

MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man faces charges in the death of his 11-month-old daughter, authorities said Tuesday. An investigation began Sept. 21 when officers found an unresponsive baby at an apartment in McComb. The child’s mother, Luvenia Chambers, told officers that she left the baby in...

Man sentenced for killing on Red Lake Indian Reservation

Sep. 29, 2020 6:36 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A man accused fatally beating and strangling his wife and leaving her on the side of a road on the Red Lake Indian Reservation was sentenced Tuesday to 16 years in federal prison. Jeremiah Kingbird, 39, of Ponemah, pleaded guilty in October 2019 to second-degree murder for the...