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Macron aide handed initial charges from May protest assault

Jul. 22, 2018 3:53 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — A French judge handed preliminary charges Sunday to one of President Emmanuel Macron's top security aides after video surfaced that showed him beating a protester at a May Day demonstration. The initial charges against Alexandre Benalla came the same day French authorities opened a judicial...

The Latest: LA supermarket will remain closed after standoff

Jul. 22, 2018 3:33 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a man who took customers and employees hostage at a Trader Joe's in Los Angeles (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Trader Joe's says a Los Angeles store where a gunman held hostages during a three-hour standoff and an employee died will remain closed for the foreseeable future....

The Latest: Macron aide given initial charges from beating

Jul. 22, 2018 3:29 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the beating of a protester by a security aide to France's president (all times local): 9:15 p.m. French authorities have handed preliminary charges to one of President Emmanuel Macron's top security aides after he was captured on video beating a protester in May. The charges came...

Top security aide to French president handed preliminary charges in fallout from May Day assault

Jul. 22, 2018 3:12 PM EDT
PARIS (AP) — Top security aide to French president handed preliminary charges in fallout from May Day assault.

Gunman in LA supermarket standoff arrested for murder

Jul. 22, 2018 3:09 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A gunman who got into a deadly shootout with police, then took dozens of people hostage at a Los Angeles supermarket has been arrested on suspicion of murder, authorities said Sunday. Gene Evin Atkins, 28, was being held Sunday morning on $2 million bail, according to Officer Drake...

Utah man arrested in stabbing death of 10-month-old son

Jul. 22, 2018 3:06 PM EDT

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A Utah man is in jail on suspicion of stabbing his infant son multiple times and then putting the boy's bloody body in a garbage can, authorities said Sunday. Alex Hidalgo, 37, of Ogden, was being held without bond at the Weber County Jail on suspicion of felony charges of aggravated...

Police: Man tossed from bar after racial remarks kills man

Jul. 22, 2018 2:36 PM EDT

YORK, Pa. (AP) — A man who had been kicked out of a bar following his racial remarks to a black patron later shot and killed another man who may have gone outside to try to make peace, police said. The victim, Chad Merrill, was shot early Saturday outside the Red Rose Restaurant and Lounge in Hellam...

UK police think boy, 3, was attacked with acid at store

Jul. 22, 2018 2:20 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — A 3-year-old boy suffered severe burns on his face and arm during a suspected acid attack in England that investigators think was deliberate, police said Sunday. West Mercia police Chief Superintendent Mark Travis said police were working to identify the substance that burned the child...

Rapper Tekashi69 says men forced him from car, took jewelry

Jul. 22, 2018 1:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The rapper known as Tekashi69 says two men forced him from a car at a New York City intersection and robbed him of jewelry. The New York Police Department says the rapper went to a police precinct early Sunday to report what happened to him. Authorities say he stated he had been the...

Without evidence, Trump claims documents confirm misconduct

Jul. 22, 2018 12:34 PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump asserted without evidence Sunday that newly released documents relating to the wiretapping of his onetime campaign adviser Carter Page "confirm with little doubt" that intelligence agencies misled the court that approved the warrant. But lawmakers from both...