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MILWAUKEE (AP) — A man whose van struck and killed a 2-year-old boy on a Milwaukee street was shot to death after getting out to check on the child, police said. A 15-year-old boy who came from a nearby house was also fatally shot. Archie Brown Jr., 41, died at the scene of...
PHOENIX (AP) — A judge sentenced convicted murderer Jodi Arias to life in prison without the possibility of release on Monday, ending a nearly seven-year-old case that attracted worldwide attention with its salacious details. Four family members of victim Travis Alexander spoke...
JEMISON, Ala. (AP) — A gunman shot a woman at a doctor's office in a small Alabama town, then fled to a nearby home, where he was in a standoff with police Monday, officials said. The standoff ended, Steve Jarrett of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency said early Monday afternoon...
JEMISON, Ala. (AP) — A gunman entered a doctor's office in a small Alabama town, shot a woman and fled to a nearby home, police said Monday. Steve Jarrett of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency said early Monday afternoon that the standoff at the residence was over, but he gave...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A man whose van struck and killed a 2-year-old boy on a Milwaukee street was shot to death after getting out to check on the child, police said. A 15-year-old boy who came from a nearby house was also fatally shot. Archie Brown Jr., 41, died at the scene of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton spent nearly two years tiptoeing around a decision to run for president that much of the political world assumed was a done deal. Clinton didn't make a final call until the holidays. She spent her annual Christmas vacation last year in...
On the night Abraham Lincoln was shot, April 14, 1865, Associated Press correspondent Lawrence Gobright scrambled to report from the White House, the streets of the stricken capital, and even from the blood-stained box at Ford's Theatre, where, in his memoir he reports he was...
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A man can be heard apologizing and admitting to shooting a person in a video that documents the killing of a black suspect by a white reserve sheriff's deputy. Police have said that 73-year-old Tulsa County reserve deputy Robert Bates thought he was holding a...
PINE RIDGE, S.D. (AP) — The people of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation are no strangers to hardship or to the risk of lives being cut short. But a string of seven suicides by teenagers in recent months has shaken this impoverished community to its core and sent school and...