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Suspect faces arson, domestic battery charges in Reno fires

Nov. 27, 2022 13:14 PM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Washoe County sheriff's deputies have arrested a 44-year-old suspect in a pair of arson fires in the Reno area this summer, including one that destroyed a home off the Mount Rose Highway. Matthew Kimmens was being held Sunday at the Washoe County Jail on a dozen...

Chandler police: Man wounds his 2 kids, fatally shoots self

Nov. 20, 2022 16:25 PM EST

CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — Two children are hospitalized after being shot by their father, who then killed himself, Chandler police said Sunday. Police didn't immediately release the name of the deceased dad or the names and ages of the wounded juveniles who are in stable condition and...

Police: Off-duty officer shoots 2, 1 fatally, kills herself

Nov. 15, 2022 17:52 PM EST

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — An off-duty police officer in western New York state shot a woman to death, wounded another woman and then killed herself during a domestic dispute, police said. The shootings happened shortly before 7:30 p.m. Monday at a home in Rochester, police said....

NYPD says man killed in shootout after firing at officers

Nov. 11, 2022 08:17 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A domestic violence suspect was killed in a shootout after he fired at officers in Brooklyn, police said. Several of the officers were taken to hospitals for treatment, Chief of Patrol Jeffrey Maddrey said at a news conference early Friday, but details of the...

Police: Man killed wife, sister, man before fatal gun battle

Nov. 06, 2022 15:37 PM EST

UNITYVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a domestic dispute in central Pennsylvania over the weekend led to a triple homicide and a shootout with state police that ended with the death of the suspect. Officials in Lycoming County said troopers responding at about 9:30 a.m. Saturday...

Miles Bridges pleads no contest to domestic violence charge

Nov. 03, 2022 22:28 PM EDT

Miles Bridges pleaded no contest Thursday in Los Angeles to one felony count of injuring a child's parent, agreeing to do so in exchange for three years probation and no jail time. The restricted free agent who spent his first four NBA seasons with the Charlotte Hornets will also...

Slain Vegas officer saluted as family man, mentor to many

Oct. 28, 2022 18:36 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Family members and colleagues saluted a 23-year veteran Las Vegas police officer, father and mentor to many on Friday, after he was shot and killed this month in the line of duty while responding to an early morning curbside domestic violence call. Poster-sized...

Ex-boyfriend guilty of murder in killing of 17-year-old girl

Oct. 27, 2022 18:40 PM EDT

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware man who lured his ex-girlfriend to a wooded area and beat her to death with a baseball bat was convicted Thursday of first-degree murder and other crimes. A jury deliberated for less than three hours before finding Noah Sharp, 21, guilty of...

Police fatally shoot man following chase, domestic dispute

Oct. 24, 2022 18:53 PM EDT

HAYWARD, Calif. (AP) — An armed man who officials say was involved in a domestic dispute and later led police on a chase and attempted a carjacking at gunpoint in the San Francisco Bay Area was fatally shot by police Monday, authorities said. Hayward police officers were called...

Oubre, Richards power Hornets to 126-109 win over Hawks

Oct. 23, 2022 20:52 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Kelly Oubre Jr. scored 24 points, Nick Richards added a career-high 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in a reserve role, and the Charlotte Hornets coasted to a 126-109 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday night. The Hornets won decisively despite being without...