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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...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A sign that greets motorists entering the U.S. at the nation's busiest border crossing shows a silhouette of a man, woman and pigtailed girl running for their lives under the word "Caution." It was erected 25 years ago, when hordes of immigrants regularly...
NEW YORK (AP) — Ignoring the police officers standing down the block and the disingenuous fine print on the foil packet peeking out of his front pocket — "Warning: Don't Smoke" — a homeless man openly lit up a synthetic marijuana joint and explained why it's not like the real...
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — With a scuffle and the crackle of gunfire, this once-anonymous suburb was permanently scarred a year ago. Last August, the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old, by a white police officer, Darren Wilson, sparked sometimes violent...