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Apple Daily editors arrested under Hong Kong security law

Jun. 17, 2021 02:37 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police used a sweeping national security law against a pro-democracy newspaper for the first time Thursday, arresting five editors and executives on charges of collusion with foreign powers. Police said they had strong evidence that more than...

Today in History

Jun. 17, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Thursday, June 17, the 168th day of 2021. There are 197 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 17, 1994, after leading police on a slow-speed chase on Southern California...

Man who drove at Minneapolis protesters charged with murder

Jun. 16, 2021 23:42 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A St. Paul man accused of speeding up and driving into a group of protesters in Minneapolis while he was drunk, killing one person, was charged Wednesday with intentional second-degree murder. Prosecutors say Nicholas Kraus, 35, was visibly...

Man arrested in San Francisco stabbing of Asian woman

Jun. 16, 2021 23:15 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco police arrested a man hours after he allegedly stabbed a 94-year-old Asian woman Wednesday in an unprovoked attack, officials said. Officers responded to a report about a stabbing and found the woman with several stab wounds and...

Utah ‘Real Housewives’ star seeks fraud case dismissal

Jun. 16, 2021 21:49 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — “Real Housewives of Salt Lake City” star Jen Shah and her defense attorneys have asked a federal judge in New York this week to dismiss charges against her in a fraud case because officers allegedly coerced her into waiving her Miranda rights when she was arrested...

NHP: Motorist who shot road worker dead after chase, gunfire

Jun. 16, 2021 20:33 PM EDT

CARLIN, Nev. (AP) — A Department of Transportation worker was wounded and his suspected assailant died after a highway patrol chase and shootout with law enforcement officers on a remote stretch of highway in northeastern Nevada, authorities said Wednesday. The road...

Hong Kong media say police arrested five people from pro-democracy Apple Daily newspaper under national security law

Jun. 16, 2021 20:16 PM EDT
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong media say police arrested five people from pro-democracy Apple Daily newspaper under national security law.

Mistrial declared in case of University of Tennessee prof

Jun. 16, 2021 19:53 PM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal judge declared a mistrial Wednesday in the case of a former University of Tennessee researcher charged with hiding his relationship with a Chinese university while receiving research grants from the federal government. U.S. District...

Moorhead man charged in connection with boy's shooting death

Jun. 16, 2021 19:28 PM EDT

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — A Moorhead man was arrested and charged with a firearms violation in connection with the March death of a 6-year-old boy who was unintentionally shot with a handgun. Phillip Jones Jr., 33, is charged in federal court with felon in charge of a...

Man arrested after toddler son shot with pellet rifle

Jun. 16, 2021 18:20 PM EDT

NEWBERG, Ore. (AP) — A Newberg man has been charged with attempted murder after his 3-year-old son was shot in the head with a high-powered pellet rifle Tuesday, the morning after he was arrested at the home then released. The Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office said...