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Officials: Strasbourg market shooter killed in shootout

Dec. 13, 2018 6:16 PM EST

STRASBOURG, France (AP) — The man authorities say killed three people near a Christmas market in Strasbourg died Tuesday in a shootout with police at the end of two-day manhunt, French authorities said. Paris prosecutor's office, which handles terror cases in France, formally identified the man killed in...

The Latest: Man killed in Strasbourg was market shooter

Dec. 13, 2018 5:48 PM EST

STRASBOURG, France (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a Christmas market in Strasbourg, France (all times local): 11:45 p.m. The office of the Paris prosecutor, which handles terrorism cases in France, says a man killed in Strasbourg in a shootout with police has been identified as the main suspect in a...

Paris prosecutor formally identifies man killed in Strasbourg shootout as main suspect in Christmas market attack

Dec. 13, 2018 5:35 PM EST
PARIS (AP) — Paris prosecutor formally identifies man killed in Strasbourg shootout as main suspect in Christmas market attack.

UN climate talks inch forward, appear headed for overtime

Dec. 13, 2018 4:55 PM EST

KATOWICE, Poland (AP) — Efforts to agree on the fine print of the Paris climate accord drew closer Thursday, three years after the landmark agreement on curbing global warming, but negotiators remained deadlocked on the thorniest issues and appeared set for overtime. A summary text from the Polish diplomat...

French Interior Minister: Paris prosecutor heading to shootout scene to confirm identity of man killed in Strasbourg.

Dec. 13, 2018 4:20 PM EST
STRASBOURG, France (AP) — French Interior Minister: Paris prosecutor heading to shootout scene to confirm identity of man killed in Strasbourg.

Italian anti-terror prosecutor: "lone wolves" latest threat

Dec. 13, 2018 3:59 PM EST

MILAN (AP) — Italy's top anti-terrorism prosecutor says recent terror arrests in Italy have been aimed at containing individuals who might be preparing to carry out an attack alone. Federico Cafiero De Raho was quoted by the news agency ANSA on Thursday as saying that the new phase of terrorism deriving...

France sees 6th yellow vest protester die in road accident

Dec. 13, 2018 2:59 PM EST

PARIS (AP) — A sixth "yellow vest" protester In France has been killed, this one hit by a truck at a protest roadblock, authorities said Thursday as the movement rocking the country showed no signs of abating. Officials in the Vaucluse department said the driver was arrested and taken into custody after he...

Paris prosecutors: 5th person detained in investigation into Strasbourg Christmas market shooting

Dec. 13, 2018 11:36 AM EST
PARIS (AP) — Paris prosecutors: 5th person detained in investigation into Strasbourg Christmas market shooting.

The Latest: France issues wanted poster for shooting suspect

Dec. 12, 2018 7:59 PM EST

STRASBOURG, France (AP) — The Latest on a shooting attack at a Christmas market in France (all times local): 8:15 French authorities have issued a wanted poster and are calling for witnesses amid a massive manhunt for the suspected shooter nearly 24 hours after a deadly attack at the Strasbourg Christmas...

Gunman from Christmas market attack in France still at large

Dec. 12, 2018 7:26 PM EST

STRASBOURG, France (AP) — Hundreds of security forces combed eastern France for a 29-year-old man with a long criminal record who shouted "God is great!" in Arabic and sprayed gunfire during a deadly rampage in Strasbourg's famous Christmas market, officials said. Tuesday night's attack at the Christmas...