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2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

Oct. 21, 2018 2:28 AM EDT

SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Two teen-aged suspects, including one who is still being sought by police, were charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer who was killed while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school, authorities said Sunday. Authorities said they...

The Latest: Police: 2 men in car when Georgia officer shot

Oct. 21, 2018 1:45 AM EDT

SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer (all times local): 1:44 a.m. Authorities say two teen-aged suspects from Snellville, including one still being sought by police, were both in a vehicle during a shooting that left one George police officer dead. Gwinnett...

2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

Oct. 21, 2018 1:01 AM EDT

SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Two teen-aged suspects have been charged, including one man who remains on the loose, in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer who was killed while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school, authorities said Sunday. Gwinnett County Police...

The Latest: 2 suspects charged in Georgia officer's slaying

Oct. 21, 2018 1:00 AM EDT

SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer (all times local): 12:40 a.m. Authorities say two suspects, including one still being sought by police, have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer. Gwinnett County Police said in a...

'Dark day': Congo rebels kill 2 health agents fighting Ebola

Oct. 20, 2018 6:14 PM EDT

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Congo's health minister called it a "dark day" for everyone fighting the deadly Ebola outbreak after rebels shot and killed two medical agents with the Congolese army who had been assisting health officials. It appeared to be the first time health workers have been killed by rebels in...

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect

Oct. 20, 2018 5:59 PM EDT
SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect.

2 teens face charges of threatening to 'shoot up' school

Oct. 20, 2018 5:46 PM EDT

CHERAW, S.C. (AP) — Two teens have been accused of making separate threats to shoot up a South Carolina high school. The Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office has charged a 15-year-old student at Cheraw High School who was upset about other students picking on him for how he treated his girlfriend. Deputies...

Authorities identify man killed in Natrona County shooting

Oct. 20, 2018 3:26 PM EDT

MILLS, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a man who died in a Natrona County shooting that left a second man wounded. The coroner's office said Thursday that 43-year-old Michael Burdess died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The Casper Star-Tribune reported Friday the other man was in...

City Commissioner accused in shooting held without bail

Oct. 20, 2018 2:38 PM EDT

BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — A Florida city commissioner is being held in jail without bail, accused of fatally shooting a man he accused of shoplifting a hatchet from an Army-Navy surplus store. The Lakeland Ledger reports Michael Dunn appeared in court on Saturday. A grand jury indicted 47-year-old Michael Dunn...

Deputy identified in woman's fatal Victorville shooting

Oct. 20, 2018 2:30 PM EDT

VICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have identified a San Bernardino County deputy who fatally shot a woman after they say she drove her car toward him. The sheriff's department says Deputy Jaime Pulido shot 36-year-old Lajuana Phillips on Oct. 2 near a Victorville used-car lot. The department says...