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California murder suspect, teen daughter killed in shootout

Sep. 27, 2022 21:46 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An abducted 15-year-old girl and her father — a fugitive wanted in the death of the teen's mother — were both killed amid a shootout with law enforcement Tuesday on a highway in California's high desert, authorities said. San Bernardino County Sheriff Shannon...

Video shows trooper's use of stun gun on man who later died

Sep. 27, 2022 12:32 PM EDT

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut state trooper responding to a domestic violence report last month used her stun gun on a man continuously for over a minute, body-camera and dashboard-camera video released by the police shows. The man's death four days later is under investigation. ...

Hornets enter training camp; Miles Bridges' future uncertain

Sep. 26, 2022 17:55 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Miles Bridges’ future with the Charlotte Hornets remains uncertain as the team prepares to open training camp on Tuesday. Bridges, the team’s leading scorer last season, was charged with three counts of felony domestic violence in June. According to the...

Editorial Roundup: Ohio

Sep. 26, 2022 13:48 PM EDT

Toledo Blade. September 19, 2022. Editorial: FirstEnergy award shames development The news isn’t all bad for FirstEnergy. The utility giant that serves Toledo has been recognized by economic development trade publication, Site Selection magazine, as...

Sheriff: Military recruiter killed after shooting wife

Sep. 23, 2022 13:48 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — A military recruiter was killed by deputies after authorities say he fatally shot his wife as she was making a domestic violence complaint against him to investigators. The man’s wife had been speaking with investigators with the Naval Criminal Investigative...

Prosecutors: More needed in Marilyn Manson sex assault probe

Sep. 20, 2022 17:31 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Detectives have handed the results of their 19-month investigation into sexual assault allegations against Marilyn Manson to prosecutors, who said Tuesday they need more evidence gathered before they can consider criminal charges. The Los Angeles County...

Officers fatally shoot man in domestic violence incident

Sep. 17, 2022 16:58 PM EDT

HARWOOD, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland responding to a domestic violence incident fatally shot a man early Saturday after he pointed a firearm at officers, authorities said. No officers were injured during the incident in Harwood, according to a news release from the office of...

Man accused of killing 4 of family members in Casa Grande

Sep. 06, 2022 17:38 PM EDT

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. (AP) — A man accused of killing four family members at a home following a domestic dispute told responding authorities to take him to jail, according to court documents released Tuesday. Records also show the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office was called to the home...

Police: 3 killed and 2 wounded in shooting at Minnesota home

Sep. 05, 2022 15:27 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Three people were killed and two others were wounded in a shooting at a home in St. Paul, Minnesota, police said. The shooting occurred about 4:30 p.m. Sunday in the Payne-Phalen neighborhood of the state's capital city, police said in a news release. ...

Police investigate death of man after trooper's stun gun use

Sep. 02, 2022 12:02 PM EDT

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut state police are investigating a man's death four days after a state trooper shot him with a stun gun, authorities said Friday. Ryan Marzi, 38, of Hebron, died unexpectedly in his sleep on Aug. 28, according to an obituary prepared by his...