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2 Turkish soldiers killed in north Syria

Jul. 25, 2021 04:21 AM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s defense ministry said early Sunday that two Turkish soldiers were killed in northern Syria. The ministry tweeted that a Turkish armored vehicle was attacked, killing the two and injured two other soldiers. The attack took...

Florida murder suspect kills himself after police shootout

Jul. 25, 2021 03:06 AM EDT

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida murder suspect killed himself after a shootout with deputies when investigators following him pulled over his Uber driver in a traffic stop, authorities said Friday. The man got out of the car and started shooting at Palm Beach County...

Woman’s killing in a small Alabama city remains a mystery

Jul. 25, 2021 00:12 AM EDT

CENTREVILLE, Ala. (AP) — There aren’t many photos of Sandra Lockett Huckleberry, her sisters say, since she didn’t like her picture to be taken. But her image is still seen in Bibb County’s Centreville and nearby areas, especially around October, when reminders of...

Woman charged with hate crimes in 4 anti-Asian attacks

Jul. 24, 2021 21:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A 25-year-old woman suspected in four separate attacks on people of Asian descent in Queens faces hate crime charges, prosecutors said Saturday. The unprovoked attacks took place between May and July, they said. In the latest case, July 21, a 75-year-old...

2 killed, 4 wounded by gunfire in downtown San Rafael

Jul. 24, 2021 19:29 PM EDT

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) — A shooting in a downtown San Rafael parking structure killed two people and wounded four, most of whom had come to attend a nearby nightclub concert. It's unclear how many gunmen were involved, but witnesses reported seeing a Dodge Charger...

Woman struck, killed by motorist, man arrested

Jul. 24, 2021 19:18 PM EDT

LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A woman was hit and killed by a vehicle in a parking lot in Loveland and a man has been arrested, police said. Loveland police said in a news release that officers responded at about 11 p.m. Friday to a woman struck by a vehicle at the Orchards...

Police: Car crashes into home, killing Maryland man

Jul. 24, 2021 18:28 PM EDT

BROOKLYN PARK, Md. (AP) — A man suspected of driving under the influence crashed into a Maryland home early Saturday morning, killing a 68-year-old, police said. The collision happened around 3 a.m. Saturday in Brooklyn Park when the driver failed to stop at a stop...

Sheriff's deputy killed in Vancouver, Washington, 2 detained

Jul. 24, 2021 17:53 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — A sheriff’s deputy was fatally shot in in Vancouver, Washington on Friday evening, authorities said. Two persons of interest have been detained and authorities are searching for a third person of interest, according to Vancouver police. ...

1 dead, 2 hurt in shooting at Spokane Valley bar, 2 arrested

Jul. 24, 2021 17:45 PM EDT

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — One person died and two others were hurt in a shooting at a bar in Spokane Valley, authorities said. A fight and shooting were reported at about 12:20 a.m. Saturday at Ichabod’s East, according to a news release from the Spokane County...

Police: 2 injured in downtown Las Cruces shooting

Jul. 24, 2021 17:32 PM EDT

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Lac Cruces police say two people were injured in a downtown shooting early Saturday. Both are expected to survive. Police told the Las Cruces Sun-News they received a call around 2 a.m. about a shooting near the Plaza de Las Cruces. Two people...