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Suspects arrested in Arkansas block party shooting that left 1 dead, 9 hurt

Apr. 17, 2024 15:19 PM EDT

WYNNE, Ark. (AP) — Four people have been arrested for a shooting that left one man dead and at least nine others injured at a block party in Arkansas. Arkansas State Police said agents arrested the suspects, all from Cross County, on Tuesday. Each faces charges of first-degree...

9 are facing charges in what police in Canada say is the biggest gold theft in the country's history

Apr. 17, 2024 15:10 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Police said nine people are facing charges in what authorities are calling the biggest gold theft in Canadian history from Toronto’s Pearson International airport a year ago. Peel Regional Police said Wednesday that 6,600 gold bars worth more than 20 million...

Charges dropped against suspect in 2016 cold case slaying of Tulane graduate

Apr. 17, 2024 15:08 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Authorities have dropped charges against a suspect in the 2016 cold case slaying of a 25-year-old Tulane University graduate who was visiting New Orleans to plan his wedding. “Serious issues” with a critical witness's availability arose and led the Orleans...

El Salvador's Bukele releases father of soccer player from prison after son's plea on social media

Apr. 17, 2024 14:20 PM EDT

SAN SALVADOR (AP) — El Salvador's President Nayib Bukele released the father of a Salvadoran soccer player from prison after the athlete published a plea for his release on social media, authorities confirmed on Wednesday. Marcelo “El Chiky” Díaz, who plays for El Salvador's...

Senator's son pleads not guilty to charges from crash that killed North Dakota sheriff's deputy

Apr. 17, 2024 12:26 PM EDT

WASHBURN, N.D. (AP) — The adult son of U.S. Sen. Kevin Cramer pleaded not guilty Wednesday to homicide and other charges in connection with a Dec. 6 crash that killed a North Dakota sheriff's deputy. Ian Cramer, 43, waived his preliminary hearing and entered his not guilty plea to...

Greece names a convicted politician from Albania’s ethnic Greek minority as candidate in EU election

Apr. 17, 2024 11:52 AM EDT

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s governing conservative party added a convicted politician from Albania’s ethnic Greek minority to its list of candidates for the upcoming European Parliament election, adding to the already existing tension between the two countries. Fredi Beleris...

Man arrested after 3 shot to death in central Indiana apartment complex

Apr. 16, 2024 20:40 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A 24-year-old Indianapolis man was arrested Tuesday in connection with the fatal shootings of three people at an apartment complex in central Indiana, police said. The man, who has not yet been formally charged, faces three preliminary counts of murder and...

Wisconsin man pleads not guilty to neglect in disappearance of boy

Apr. 16, 2024 18:52 PM EDT

MANITOWOC, Wis. (AP) — A man who was caring for a 3-year-old Wisconsin boy when he vanished in late Februar y pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a charge of chronic child neglect. Jesse Vang, 39, entered the plea during his arraignment in a Manitowoc County court. A judge on April 4...

Man gets 4 death sentences for kidnapping, rape and murder of 5-year-old Georgia girl

Apr. 16, 2024 18:05 PM EDT

PHENIX CITY, Ala. (AP) — A man who kidnapped, raped and killed a 5-year-old Georgia girl has been given four death sentences for the crime. Russell County Circuit Court Judge David Johnson handed down the sentence Monday against Jeremy Williams who murdered, raped and brutalized...

Former Michigan House leader and wife charged with misusing political funds

Apr. 16, 2024 18:03 PM EDT

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Prosecutors charged the former leader of the Michigan House and his wife with financial crimes Tuesday, alleging they milked political accounts for personal travel, housing and other benefits while the Republican lawmaker was raising millions of dollars from his powerful...