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Protesters temporarily end encampment in Kansas City

Oct. 24, 2020 6:28 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Demonstrators who set up tents outside City Hall in Kansas City three weeks ago to demand police reform after an officer placed his knee on the back of a pregnant Black women have announced a temporary end to their encampment. The Kansas City Star reports that Black Rainbow, one...

St. Paul police make arrest after man suffers gunshot wound

Oct. 24, 2020 6:21 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Police in St. Paul, Minnesota have arrested a 73-year-old man after finding another man with a gunshot wound to his neck late Friday. The Pioneer Press reported that officers were responding to a report of a shooting inside a home on St. Paul's West Side. They found the injured man,...

Infant dies after being thrown from balcony; father arrested

Oct. 24, 2020 6:09 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas man was arrested Saturday after his 2-month-old child was fatally injured when thrown off a second-floor apartment balcony during a domestic disturbance, police said. After the child was thrown onto asphalt below, a fire was set inside the apartment and the man left the scene,...

California man arrested in attacks on homeless people

Oct. 24, 2020 6:06 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — A man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in connection with attacks on homeless people in Southern California, police said. The Ventura County Sheriff's Office investigated at least three attacks dating back to mid-June, according to officials. In one incident...

Hartford police seize 6 guns, arrest 7 in violence crackdown

Oct. 24, 2020 4:56 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Hartford police said Saturday that they seized six firearms and arrested seven people on weapons charges as the city takes aim at escalating gun violence. Lt. Paul Cicero said the seizures and arrests came Friday night. Officers also recovered two stolen cars. Two people were...

Chihuahua dispute leads to Tennessee man's arrest

Oct. 24, 2020 3:48 PM EDT

SURGOINSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man was charged with felony vandalism this week after witnesses said he rammed his daughter’s car in a dispute over custody of a chihuahua, the Kingsport Times News reported. On Monday, the daughter filed a report with the Hawkins County Sheriff’s...

A woman casts her ballot on the first day of the parliamentary election inside a polling station in Giza, Egypt, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. Egyptians began voting Saturday in the first stage of a parliamentary election, a vote that is highly likely to produce a toothless House of Representatives packed with supporters of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)

Egypt's parliamentary vote likely to tighten leader's grip

Oct. 24, 2020 3:43 PM EDT

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptians cast ballots Saturday in the first stage of the country's parliamentary election, a vote which is highly likely to produce a toothless lower chamber packed with supporters of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. The election took place place as the Arab world’s most populous...

Patrol: Man killed in rollover crash in north Lincoln

Oct. 24, 2020 1:59 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A driver has been arrested after a deadly rollover crash on the northern edge of Lincoln, authorities say. The Nebraska State Patrol said the crash happened just before 2 p.m. Friday when the driver lost control of his sport utility vehicle, causing it to roll several times. The...

Roseburg VA police officer accused of placing hidden cameras

Oct. 24, 2020 10:11 AM EDT

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — A Roseburg man who works as a police officer at a Veterans Affairs hospital has been accused of hiding cameras in the bedroom of a young teen. Detectives began investigating after the cameras were found in the 14-year-old’s bedroom, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office...

Police fatally shoot man allegedly fleeing earlier incident

Oct. 23, 2020 9:51 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police officers responding Friday to a report of shots fired fatally shot a man they say was fleeing the scene of the gunshots in the city’s Little Village neighborhood. Chief of Operations Brian McDermott said officers tried to stop an auto with three passengers people, but...