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LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Long Beach police have shot and killed a man they say stabbed six people. Officers were called to an area near a convalescent home shortly before 8:30 p.m. Friday where they confronted a suspect and shot him to death, Sgt. Megan Zabel said. His name...
ATLANTA (AP) — Republican presidential candidates are getting a second chance to make a good first impression with conservative activists after their inaugural televised debates had unheard of millions tuning in to see how they would play off each other. Unlike the Fox News...
LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — George P. Bush is talking up his dad Jeb — but he knows he'll have to endure some gentle ribbing about his grandfather and uncle first. "We are lucky to have George Bush here. That's George P. Bush," quips state Sen. Katrina Shealy, who introduces the...
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Key dates in the life of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes: Dec. 13, 1987 — Holmes is born in San Diego County, California, to Robert and Arlene Holmes. 2006 — Graduates from Westview High School in San Diego. 2010 — Graduates from the University of...
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The life sentence delivered by a divided jury to Colorado theater shooter James Holmes averts an uncertain path to execution in a state that has put only one man to death in nearly a half-century. Colorado rarely carries out capital punishment. Only one...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A police officer in suburban Dallas shot and killed a college football player during a struggle after the unarmed 19-year-old crashed a car through the front window of a car dealership, authorities said Friday. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office...
RICHMOND, Virginia (AP) — A federal jury on Friday night convicted a former Russian military tank commander of planning and leading a Taliban attack on U.S. forces in Afghanistan. Irek Hamidullin showed no expression as guilty verdicts were read on all 15 counts, including...
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado jury on Friday sentenced 27-year-old James Holmes to life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing 12 people and injuring 70 others in a suburban Denver movie theater in 2012. How some victims' relatives and public officials...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The latest on the federal trial for a Russian military veteran who is accused of leading a Taliban attack on U.S. forces in Afghanistan (all times local): 9:15 p.m. A former Russian military tank commander charged with leading a Taliban attack on U.S. forces...