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Mexican government charges against academics criticized

Sep. 22, 2021 21:47 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico has so many drug lords to deal with that critics openly wondered Wednesday why the government has instead sought to lock up 31 academics, professors and scientists in the country’s harshest maximum security prison. The government of...

Man fatally shot outside Bend nightclub, man arrested

Sep. 22, 2021 21:32 PM EDT

BEND, Ore. (AP) — A Black man was shot and killed outside a bar by a white man in central Oregon, and prosecutors are working to determine whether race played a role in the incident, authorities said. Barry Washington Jr., 22, was shot early Sunday in downtown Bend,...

Sergeant in rough arrest of elderly Colorado woman resigns

Sep. 22, 2021 21:08 PM EDT

LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A police sergeant who was placed on administrative leave following the rough arrest of a 73-year-old Colorado woman with dementia has resigned. The Loveland Police Department announced Wednesday evening that Phil Metzler submitted his resignation...

LA jail guard accused of lying about sex with inmate

Sep. 22, 2021 19:29 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A guard at the federal jail in downtown Los Angeles was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of lying to investigators about having sex with an inmate, prosecutors said. A federal grand jury indictment charges Abel Concho, of East Los Angeles, with one...

3 McNeese FB players among 5 arrested after campus shooting

Sep. 22, 2021 19:19 PM EDT

LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Three freshmen defensive backs on the McNeese State football team are among five 18- and 19-year-old men accused of various crimes, including one linked to a drive-by shooting near a campus apartment complex, authorities said Wednesday. The...

California man convicted for role in Montana deputy's death

Sep. 22, 2021 18:12 PM EDT

BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — A California man who, along with his son, went on a “suicide mission” involving law enforcement officers, has been convicted for his role in the death of a Montana sheriff’s deputy and for shots fired at two other officers during a pursuit. ...

'Maderna' tourist wanted after skipping Hawaii Zoom hearing

Sep. 22, 2021 17:25 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii judge issued a bench warrant for an Illinois woman after she failed to appear for a virtual court hearing Wednesday following her arrest for an alleged fake COVID-19 vaccination card that misspelled Moderna as “Maderna.” Judge Karin Holma...

Louisiana 16-year-old charged in fatal single-vehicle crash

Sep. 22, 2021 17:23 PM EDT

MADISONVILLE, La. (AP) — A 16-year-old girl has been arrested in connection with a single-vehicle crash in Louisiana that killed two passengers and hospitalized a third, authorities said. A Honda civic occupied by four 16-year-old girls ran off the road at a high speed...

Son charged with fatally stabbing father, sister at home

Sep. 22, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

WARREN, N.Y. (AP) — A 22-year-old man is accused of killing his father and 12-year-old sister at home with his younger brother, 9, witnessing it. Michael J. Andreev Jr. has been arrested and charged with two counts of murder and a weapons charge in Sunday's killings,...

Mother, daughter accused of 'outlaw' buttocks augmentations

Sep. 22, 2021 16:07 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A mother and daughter have been arrested in Southern California on suspicion of performing “outlaw” buttocks augmentation procedures on women, including one who died, police said Wednesday. Libby Adame, 51, and Alicia Galaz, 23, are accused of...