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Indonesian officials defend parade of veiled kids with guns

Aug. 21, 2018 3:12 AM EDT

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian officials are defending a street parade that involved veiled kindergarteners carrying replica weapons but police say they'll arrest the person who uploaded a viral video of the event to Facebook. The video of children dressed head-to-toe in black marching with wooden...

Salvadoran town deeply rooted in DC unfazed by US politics

Aug. 21, 2018 1:42 AM EDT

INTIPUCA, El Salvador (AP) — In a quiet, cobblestoned town near the Pacific coast of El Salvador, residents are unfazed by the Trump administration seeking to lock up families indefinitely and ending temporary protected status for people from their country. They're still going north. "The people in this...

2 arrested in multiple slot burglaries at Reno-Sparks bars

Aug. 21, 2018 12:52 AM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Police have arrested two men suspected of stealing at least $25,000 in burglaries involving slot machines at more than a dozen bars in the Reno-Sparks areas. Reno police say 37-year-old Michael Robinson and 37-year-old Matthew Wiley were arrested early Monday after they left a business...

2 arrested in attack on woman who withdrew $75,000 from bank

Aug. 20, 2018 10:18 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Two men have been arrested in connection with an attack on a woman who withdrew $75,000 from a Texas bank. Surveillance video shows the woman park at a gas station in the Houston suburb of Cypress on Friday after making the withdrawal. A man runs up to the woman and tries to grab her purse,...

Official: Man detained in US wanted for murder in Mexico

Aug. 20, 2018 9:05 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An immigrant in the U.S. illegally who was picked up while taking his wife to a hospital to give birth is wanted for a killing in Mexico, a Mexican government official said Monday after the man's lawyer suggested authorities have the wrong person. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

Shootouts leave 13 dead, including 2 soldiers, in Rio

Aug. 20, 2018 8:30 PM EDT

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — At least 11 suspects and two soldiers died during shootouts with military personnel and police in greater Rio de Janeiro on Monday as violence erupted in several areas of the city that hosted the Summer Olympics two years ago. The direct confrontations between soldiers and armed...

2 charged after fatal shooting of 17-year-old in Tennessee

Aug. 20, 2018 5:58 PM EDT

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police say two women have been charged after a 17-year-old boy was fatally shot in Tennessee. News outlets report 18-year-olds Nautica Ann Spicer and Kerigan Leann Silverwood were arrested Sunday after the shooting. A Clarksville police news release says Spicer had been playing...

Police: Man shot, killed after officer injured in car stop

Aug. 20, 2018 5:56 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say an officer shot and killed a man after at least one officer was injured by a car during an attempted arrest in northeast Philadelphia. Capt. Sekou Kinebrew told reporters Monday evening that narcotics officers were trying to stop a car in the Tacony section of the city Monday...

Pedestrian hit at Portland street race; driver arrested

Aug. 20, 2018 5:40 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland Police arrested a 22-year-old driver accused of striking a pedestrian while street racing. Police spokesman Sgt. Chris Burley says investigators determined the injured man was hit late Sunday while standing in a parking lot. He had been watching a black Infiniti G35 vehicle...

Judge weighs suit challenging arrests of married immigrants

Aug. 20, 2018 5:40 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A federal judge in Boston heard arguments on Monday in a case centered on whether immigrants married to U.S. citizens but facing deportation should be allowed to remain in the country while they seek to become legal residents. The American Civil Liberties Union, which brought the class action...