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Canadian justice lawyer: US didn't mislead in Huawei arrest

Aug. 05, 2021 16:26 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — There is no evidence to support defense allegations the U.S. acted in bad faith or omitted evidence in an attempt to mislead an extradition hearing for a top executive at Chinese communications giant Huawei Technologies, a Canadian government lawyer said...

Probe: Suspect fatally shot by Texas officer posed no threat

Aug. 05, 2021 15:05 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A murder suspect who was wielding a knife posed no immediate safety threat when a Texas police officer fatally shot him from as far as 20 feet away, state investigators said in charging the officer with assault. Forest Hill Officer Logan Barr,...

Elko man arrested in Tuesday's fatal shooting of man he knew

Aug. 05, 2021 13:35 PM EDT

ELKO, Nev. (AP) — A 51-year-old Elko man has been arrested in the fatal shooting at his home this week of a man he reportedly knew. Joshua Melton was being held in the Elko County Jail on Thursday without bail in the death of 37-year-old Edward Gilbreath. ...

Teen wanted on New York murder charge arrested in Delaware

Aug. 05, 2021 13:17 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Police in Delaware say they’ve arrested a teen wanted on a murder charge in New York. The U.S. Marshals Service and Dover police arrested the 16-year-old suspect at a home in the Village of Westover neighborhood in Dover on Wednesday afternoon,...

Man arrested in June stabbing death of NE Indiana woman, 82

Aug. 05, 2021 11:12 AM EDT

ANGOLA, Ind. (AP) — A man has been arrested in connection with the June slaying of an 82-year-old woman found stabbed to death inside her lakeside home in northeastern Indiana, police said. Matthew Roland Hoover, 29, of Anderson was arrested Wednesday in that central...

Pakistan sends troops after Muslim mob attacked Hindu temple

Aug. 05, 2021 11:06 AM EDT

MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan on Thursday deployed paramilitary troops in a conservative town in the country's eastern Punjab province, a day after a Muslim mob attacked and badly damaged a Hindu temple there. In New Delhi, India’s foreign ministry summoned a...

Penobscot official charged with child porn, asked to resign

Aug. 05, 2021 09:43 AM EDT

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — The Maine GOP chair is calling for the resignation of a county treasurer and school committee member arrested for possession of child pornography. John Hiatt, who’s also a member of the Republican State Committee, was already charged for allegedly...

Italian man identified as top crime boss arrested in Madrid

Aug. 05, 2021 09:10 AM EDT

MADRID (AP) — A fugitive Italian man identified as a leader of what is believed to be one of the world’s wealthiest criminal organizations has been arrested in Madrid, Spanish and Italian police said Thursday. Italy’s Carabinieri identified the man as Domenico...

Spain arrests Algerian man on trafficking, terror charges

Aug. 05, 2021 06:40 AM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Guardia Civil said Thursday it has arrested an Algerian man suspected of leading a gang that trafficked people from North Africa to Europe and sent fighters to jihadist groups in Libya. The Guardia Civil’s intelligence service detained the man...

UK police arrest 11 over racist abuse after Euros final

Aug. 05, 2021 05:32 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — British police said Thursday they have made 11 arrests in connection with the online racial abuse of England soccer players following their team's loss to Italy in the final of the European Championship last month. Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo...