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Police: Abandoned baby's mom charged with attempted murder

Jul. 31, 2021 12:47 PM EDT

GLEN BURNIE, Md. (AP) — A 19-year-old woman accused of abandoning her newborn daughter in a wooded area in Glen Burnie was arrested Friday and charged with attempted murder and other offenses, Anne Arundel County police said. Early on July 14, officers responding to a...

Murder charge filed in shooting outside Elks Club

Jul. 31, 2021 11:43 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis man has been charged in a fatal shooting outside the Elks Club in June. Deandre D. Turner, 38, was charged Thursday in Hennepin County District Court with one count of second-degree murder with intent in the June 30 killing of Andrew T....

Body of missing Arkansas woman found in Oklahoma pond

Jul. 31, 2021 11:23 AM EDT

ROCK ISLAND, Okla. (AP) — The body of a woman reported missing in Fort Smith, Arkansas, has been found in a pond in eastern Oklahoma and three men were arrested in connection with her death, according to the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation. The body of Tara...

Hong Kong police arrest man for booing national anthem

Jul. 31, 2021 07:38 AM EDT

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Hong Kong police have arrested a man accused of booing the Chinese national anthem while watching an Olympic event at a mall. The 40-year-old man was allegedly waving colonial-era Hong Kong flags and booing, while urging others to join him in...

7 Kurds slain in Turkey; officials deny ethnic motive

Jul. 31, 2021 07:27 AM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — Authorities said Saturday that 10 suspects have been detained over the killing of seven people from an ethnic Kurdish family in Turkey's central Konya province. Family members say the attack was ethnically motivated, while authorities blame a long-running feud between two...

US sets new Cuba sanctions as Biden meets Cuban-Americans

Jul. 30, 2021 21:47 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration announced new sanctions on Friday against Cuba's national revolutionary police and its top two officials as the U.S. looks to increase pressure on the communist government following this month's protests on the island. The...

Suspect in Sparks killing arrested in Stockton, California

Jul. 30, 2021 18:17 PM EDT

SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — A 35-year-old man who was arrested in Stockton, California on an unrelated warrant has been charged with murder in the death of a woman this week in Sparks. Sparks police said Friday they identified Jeremy Ray Johnson of Stockton as the prime suspect...

Police arrest woman after finding 2 dead children inside car

Jul. 30, 2021 17:02 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A 33-year-old Maryland woman with temporary custody of her young niece and nephew has been charged with child abuse that resulted in their deaths after officers found their severely malnourished bodies stuffed in the trunk of her car, according to charging documents. ...

AP FACT CHECK: No, Pelosi is not out to arrest mask refusers

Jul. 30, 2021 16:49 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A member of the House Republican leadership is spreading a false accusation that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is out to get people arrested if they refuse to wear a mask inside the premises. Pelosi does not direct law enforcement in the House, and...

Third former Kansas jail employee arrested in theft probe

Jul. 30, 2021 16:01 PM EDT

CONCORDIA, Kan. (AP) — A third person was arrested Friday in an investigation into the theft of public money at the Cloud County Jail, the Kansas Bureau of Investigation said. Nicholas Clanin, 33, of Concordia, was arrested in Belleville and booked into the Republic...