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BARRE, Vt. (AP) — The woman charged in the slaying of a Vermont social worker is also "the alleged perpetrator" of the deaths of three relatives whose bodies were found Saturday, Gov. Peter Shumlin said. The three women found dead at a Berlin home Saturday morning were an aunt...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — An unarmed college football player was shot dead at a suburban Dallas car dealership by a trainee police officer during a middle-of-the-night burglary call. The death of 19-year-old Christian Taylor has raised some of the same questions as other recent...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman was shot by a Washington, D.C., police officer at the scene of a fire Saturday evening in Northeast Washington. The woman was armed with knives and she refused commands to drop them when police encountered her D.C. police chief Cathy L. Lanier told the...
BERLIN, Vt. (AP) — Three women found dead in a Vermont home Saturday were relatives of a woman arrested a day earlier in the fatal shooting of a state social worker who handled the case in which she lost custody of her daughter, state police said. The bodies were found Saturday...
BERLIN, Vt. (AP) — The latest in the investigation into four deaths in Vermont, including a state child protection worker (all times local): ___ 3:50 p.m. Vermont state police say they're investigating the deaths of three people related to a woman arrested a day earlier in the...
DALLAS (AP) — An unarmed college football player was shot dead at a suburban Dallas car dealership by a trainee police officer during a middle-of-the-night burglary call. The death of 19-year-old Christian Taylor has raised some of the same questions as other recent police...
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The latest in the arraignment of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane (all times local): ___ 2:40 p.m. A suburban Philadelphia prosecutor calls the case against Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane "an important case for the citizens of the...
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — On the eve of the anniversary of Michael Brown being shot and killed during a confrontation with a police officer, Brown's father said Saturday that the family is still mourning the 18-year-old's death. Several weekend events are commemorating the one-year...
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A man who had recently been released from jail stabbed six people at a convalescent home and an apartment building before he was shot to death by police, authorities and a relative said. There was no immediate word on the motive for Friday night's...