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Police: Suspect arrested in a fatal shooting in Buckeye

Dec. 05, 2021 10:14 AM EST

BUCKEYE, Ariz. (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Buckeye, according to police. They said officers responded to the scene around 8 p.m. Friday after multiple gunshots were heard. When police arrived, they...

Third party to probe Oxford High's actions ahead of shooting

Dec. 05, 2021 08:58 AM EST

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A third party will investigate events at Oxford High School that occurred before a school shooting that left four students dead and six other students and a teacher wounded, the Michigan district's superintendent said. Oxford Community Schools...

Israeli police questioned on Palestinian attacker's shooting

Dec. 05, 2021 05:12 AM EST

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israel's Justice Ministry said Sunday that two police officers were brought in for questioning following the shooting death of a Palestinian who had stabbed an Israeli man in east Jerusalem. Israeli police released surveillance video in which the...

Today in History

Dec. 05, 2021 00:15 AM EST

Today in History Today is Sunday, Dec. 5, the 339th day of 2021. There are 26 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 5, 1933, national Prohibition came to an end as Utah became the 36th state to ratify...

Grieving parents in Mississippi find help in one another

Dec. 05, 2021 00:06 AM EST

NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) — A support group for grieving parents founded six to seven years ago by Jacqueline Marsaw has resumed social gathering since COVID-19 and has added new members. It is not a club anyone wants to join, but it can help parents through the most...

Key moments surrounding Michigan high school shooting

Dec. 04, 2021 19:26 PM EST

OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The parents of the 15-year-old suspect in the fatal shooting of four students at a Michigan high school have entered not guilty pleas to involuntary manslaughter charges. James and Jennifer Crumbley entered their pleas during a Zoom...

Michigan parents found in building; bond set at $500K apiece

Dec. 04, 2021 19:23 PM EST

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A judge imposed a combined $1 million bond Saturday for the parents of the Michigan teen charged with killing four students at Oxford High School, hours after police said they were caught hiding in a Detroit commercial building. James and Jennifer...

3 dead, 1 critical, in Delaware stabbing

Dec. 04, 2021 19:19 PM EST

TOWNSEND, Del. (AP) — Three people are dead, and another is in critical condition, after a stabbing incident at a home in Delaware. News outlets report it happened around 4 p.m. Friday in Townsend. Master Cpl. Michel Eckerd, a New Castle County...

Man wounded after being shot by New Hampshire trooper

Dec. 04, 2021 18:33 PM EST

WALPOLE, N.H. (AP) — A 26-year-old man was shot by a New Hampshire State Police trooper during a confrontation outside a Walpole home early Saturday morning, New Hampshire Attorney General John Formella said Saturday. A state trooper and an officer with the Walpole...

Police kill Florida Tech student armed with 'edged weapon'

Dec. 04, 2021 17:43 PM EST

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities killed a Florida Institute of Technology student who lunged at a police officer with an "edged weapon" on the college campus Friday night, police said. The Melbourne Police Department on Saturday said 18-year-old Alhaji M. Sow, of...