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Woman arrested, another sought in Rochester brawl; 2 injured

May. 25, 2020 9:33 AM EDT

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Police have one woman in custody and expect to make more arrests after a brawl that left two people hospitalized with stab wounds. The Rochester Police Department says a crowd of mainly women and teenage girls got embroiled in fights along Weyl Street on Sunday afternoon. Bystander...

Felon arrested after streaming video of himself arrested

May. 25, 2020 9:31 AM EDT

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A felon wanted for violation of probation was arrested after sheriff's deputies in Florida were notified that he was streaming on Facebook Live, officials said. The livesteam showed Timothy Munford, 25, streamed video of himself driving to Southside Jet Ski and renting a...

Teen among 2 killed in dozen Sunday St. Louis shootings

May. 25, 2020 9:09 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — At teenager was among two people killed in more than a dozen shootings carried out across St. Louis over the weekend, police said. Police identified the teen as Malik Valley, 15, who was shot in the chest shortly before 10 p.m., the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported. The boy was taken to a...

This Thursday, May 21, 2020, photo shows a parked car with a broken driver's side window after a smash-and-grab break-in in Los Angeles. The coronavirus hasn't been kind to car owners. With more people than ever staying home to lessen the spread of COVID-19, their sedans, pickup trucks and SUVs are parked unattended on the streets, making them easy targets for opportunistic thieves.  (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

Lock your cars! Vehicle theft spikes in COVID-19 pandemic

May. 25, 2020 9:09 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The coronavirus hasn’t been kind to car owners. With more people than ever staying home to lessen the spread of COVID-19, their sedans, pickup trucks and SUVs are parked unattended on the streets, making them easy targets for opportunistic thieves. Despite silent streets and...

Suburban Kansas City officer shoots, wounds suspect

May. 25, 2020 8:42 AM EDT

RAYTOWN, Mo. (AP) — For the second time in five weeks, a Raytown police officer in suburban Kansas City has shot a suspected in an armed confrontation. The latest officer-involved shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. Sunday, when Raytown police were called for a disturbance involved a possibly armed person,...

In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency, visitors tour the Chinese internet security firm Qihoo 360 showcasing it 5G digital security and protection system at the World 5G Convention in Beijing on Nov. 21, 2019. One of China's biggest tech companies has criticized the Trump administration for

China demands US withdraw sanctions on tech suppliers

May. 25, 2020 6:26 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — China demand Monday that Washington withdraw export sanctions imposed on Chinese companies in the latest round of a worsening conflict over technology, security and human rights. The foreign ministry accused the Trump administration of interfering in China's affairs by adding eight companies...

Pedestrians pass a street crossing Friday, May 22, 2020, in Tokyo. Tokyo is still under a coronavirus state of emergency until the end of May though there have been no hard lockdowns. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

The Latest: Japan set to end Tokyo's state of emergency

May. 25, 2020 1:09 AM EDT

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — Japan set to remove state of emergency from Tokyo, 4 other...

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AP FACT CHECK: Faulty Trump claims on virus drug, vote fraud

May. 25, 2020 12:55 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Donald Trump doesn't like the message, he shoots the messenger. So it was this past week when he took very personally a scientific study that should give pause to anyone thinking of following Trump's lead and ingesting a potentially risky drug for the coronavirus. He...

Suspect now arrested in a North Las Vegas swap meet shooting

May. 24, 2020 11:55 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in connection with a shooting at a North Las Vegas swap meet that left two people wounded, police said. Officers responded to the Broadacres Marketplace around 7:30 p.m. Friday. Police detectives said it appears two men got into a dispute, and a 22-year-old man...

Roswell man being held without bond in fatal shooting case

May. 24, 2020 11:54 PM EDT

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in a shooting that left one man dead and another wounded in Roswell, police said. They said 22-year-old Tyler Aaron Kelley was taken into custody Saturday afternoon and is being held without bond at the Chaves County Detention Center. Police said Kelley is...