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Police at the scene after shots were fired in Rot Am See, Germany, Friday, Jan. 24, 2020. Six people have been killed and several were injured in a shooting in the southwestern German town of Rot am See, police said Friday. A suspect has been arrested and no further suspects are believed to be at large, Aalen police said. (Sebastian Gollnow/dpa via AP)

6 killed in Germany shooting, suspect arrested

Jan. 24, 2020 9:58 AM EST

BERLIN (AP) — Six people have been killed and several were injured in a shooting in the southwestern German town of Rot am See, police said Friday. A suspect was arrested shortly after the shooting, which took place at 12:45 p.m. (1145 GMT) Friday near the town's train station, police said. They said no...

Police: Naked teen goes on rampage in store; 3 officers hurt

Jan. 24, 2020 9:58 AM EST

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A naked teenage customer who went on a rampage inside a southern New Jersey upholstery business was subdued after he fought with police, a struggle that left three officers injured. Police responded to the Middle Township business around 1:45 p.m Thursday and confronted the...

FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2016, file photo, a New Orleans Saints helmet rests on the playing field before an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo. The Saints are going to court to keep the public from seeing hundreds of emails that allegedly show team executives doing public relations damage control for the area's Roman Catholic archdiocese to help it contain the fallout from a burgeoning sexual abuse crisis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

NFL’s Saints fight to shield emails in Catholic abuse crisis

Jan. 24, 2020 9:54 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints are going to court to keep the public from seeing hundreds of emails that allegedly show team executives doing public relations damage control for the area's Roman Catholic archdiocese to help it contain the fallout from a burgeoning sexual abuse crisis. Attorneys...

2 ex-vice squad officers fired over porn actress arrest

Jan. 24, 2020 9:53 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The city of Columbus has fired two police officers and disciplined two others over their handling of the 2018 arrest of porn actress Stormy Daniels at a strip club. The firing Thursday of officers Steven Rosser and Whitney Lancaster was the latest fallout stemming from the arrest of...

A Hawaii police officer stands in the neighborhood where fire destroyed several homes after a shooting in Honolulu over the weekend, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. Hawaii has some of the nation's strictest gun laws, but the killing of two Honolulu police officers by a man believed to have psychiatric issues has given new urgency to efforts to close gun control loopholes and bolster mental health treatment.  (Cindy Ellen Russell/Honolulu Star-Advertiser via AP)

Hawaii residents return to homes at site of shooting, fire

Jan. 24, 2020 9:42 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Residents have been allowed to return to their homes following a suspected landlord-tenant dispute where two police officers were fatally shot and two others died. A fire that followed last Sunday violence destroyed seven homes. The neighborhood is where police said Jaroslav...

Dozens of cars vandalized in Los Angeles suburb

Jan. 24, 2020 9:36 AM EST

WHITTIER, Calif. (AP) — Dozens of cars were vandalized in a Los Angeles suburb by someone possibly using a pellet or BB gun to shoot out windows. The vandalism began Thursday night in Whittier and police were still counting the damage early Friday, KNBC-TV reported. Citizens flooded police with damage...

2 plead not guilty to charges stemming from grain scheme

Jan. 24, 2020 9:35 AM EST

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Two former officers at a northwest Iowa agriculture cooperative have pleaded not guilty to federal fraud charges. The Sioux City Journal reported that Kenneth Ehrp and Calvin Diehl entered the pleas Thursday in U.S. District Court in Sioux City. The charges: conspiracy to defraud...

Driver shot in head dies at Salem hospital

Jan. 24, 2020 9:31 AM EST

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A driver who was shot in the head Tuesday in East Salem has died, deputies said. Twenty-one-year-old Eduardo Flores Rodriguez of Woodburn died at a Salem hospital Thursday, according to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. Rodriguez was one of three people shot Tuesday night. The...

In this image from video, House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. (Senate Television via AP)

Democrats argue ‘right matters’ in Trump impeachment trial

Jan. 24, 2020 9:25 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic House prosecutors made an expansive case at Donald Trump's impeachment trial that he abused power like no other president in history, swept up by a “completely bogus” Ukraine theory pushed by attorney Rudy Giuliani. On Friday, the Democrats will press their final...

Jury gets case of ex-religious leader accused of sex abuse

Jan. 24, 2020 9:11 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The case against a disgraced religious leader accused of sexually abusing a former member went to the jury Thursday after a week of testimony that included graphic descriptions of abuse that the accuser said she endured as a child. This is the second sexual abuse trial for Michael...