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Giuliani: Trump camp did no wrong by taking Russian help

Apr. 21, 2019 2:44 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani insisted Sunday the president's 2016 campaign did nothing wrong by taking information from the Russians, as House Democrats pledged stepped-up investigations into campaign misconduct and possible crimes of obstruction detailed in special...

New Hampshire police investigating crash that killed 1

Apr. 21, 2019 2:26 PM EDT

SEABROOK, N.H. (AP) — Police in the New Hampshire coastal community of Seabrook are investigating an early morning crash that killed one person. Police say the crash occurred about 3 a.m. Sunday when a car hit a tree and burst into flames. The WMUR-TV reports the name of the victim will not be released...

Police say mother of children found dead in Seymour is safe

Apr. 21, 2019 2:12 PM EDT

SEYMOUR, Wis. (AP) — Police say the mother of two young children found dead inside a Seymour home Friday is safe, but police have yet to identify any suspects in the deaths of the children and a 35-year-old man. The Green Bay Press Gazette reports that Seymour police said Sunday that have turned over the...

Probe: Fatal shooting by Sparks police in 2018 was justified

Apr. 21, 2019 12:53 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Washoe County investigation concludes that a deadly shooting involving Sparks police last year was justified. According to an investigative report released by the county District Attorney's Office, a man who was fatally shot by two Sparks police officers in January 2018 fired at one of...

Virginia police seeks suspect in interstate hit-and-run

Apr. 21, 2019 12:29 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police are asking for the public's help in finding a suspect in a hit-and-run incident on Interstate 95 in Henrico County. Authorities say the incident happened shortly before 5:30 p.m. Saturday north of Parham Road. Investigators say a wrecker driver was working on a...

Kentucky state police investigating inmate's death

Apr. 21, 2019 12:26 PM EDT

PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky law enforcement officials are investigating the death of a Graves County Jail inmate. According to a news release, the McCracken County Coroner's Office alerted the Kentucky State Police of the inmate's death earlier Sunday morning. The inmate, who was not identified, was...

As Russia probe began, Trump called on spy chiefs for help

Apr. 21, 2019 12:18 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two months before special counsel Robert Mueller was appointed in the spring of 2017, President Donald Trump picked up the phone and called the head of the largest U.S. intelligence agency. Trump told Mike Rogers, director of the National Security Agency, that news stories alleging that...

Wichita police investigate Easter Sunday stabbing death

Apr. 21, 2019 12:15 PM EDT

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita police are investigating the stabbing death of a man. Police say officers were called to a home in southeast Wichita early Sunday. KAKE-TV reports officers found a man in his 40s with several stab wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene. No further information was...

Authorities investigating after body found at golf course

Apr. 21, 2019 10:59 AM EDT

PAINTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police are investigating after a body was found in a pond at a golf course. According to troopers, a body of a man was found on Saturday evening at the Paintsville Golf Course. Kentucky State Police are handling the investigation the case at the request from Johnson...

Outrage after some French protesters urge police suicides

Apr. 21, 2019 10:12 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — With French police suicides on the rise, Paris authorities are investigating yellow vest protesters who encouraged police to kill themselves. Radical protesters have clashed with police nearly every weekend for five months on the margins of largely peaceful yellow vest demonstrations demanding...