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UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — A man who had posted an online video threatening to kill police and FBI agents tried to use his car to run down officers seeking to arrest him on Tuesday so, fearing for their lives, they shot and killed him, authorities said. Police did not immediately...
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — A man who had posted an online video threatening to kill police and FBI agents tried to use his car to run down officers seeking to arrest him on Tuesday so, fearing for their lives, they shot and killed him, authorities said. Police did not immediately...
DOVER, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man walked into his wife's hospital room early Tuesday, fatally shot her then killed himself, a murder-suicide that he foretold in a candid and emotional Facebook posting to friends and family. Authorities did not identify the man. But Dorcas...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police on Tuesday were searching for a 14-month-old Maryland boy after they say his mother admitted she left him on the front porch of a stranger's home in Columbus days ago. A missing-child alert said Cameron Beckford's mother abandoned him Friday night...
DOVER, N.H. (AP) — A relative says a man who fatally shot his wife in her New Hampshire hospital room and then killed himself did it because he loved her. Authorities did not identify the man who walked into Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in Dover on Tuesday. But Dorcas Lavoie (...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's police unions are saying "only time will tell" if relations can be improved with Mayor Bill de Blasio in the wake of rancor brewed over the shooting deaths of two police officers and City Hall's response to protests over police conduct. De Blasio...
The Maryland Board of Physicians has revoked the medical license of a Baltimore anesthesiologist for allegedly assisting in the suicides of six people in the state from 2004 to 2008 despite his assertion Tuesday that he only advised them on how to take their own lives. Dr...
DENVER (AP) — A father whose four young sons could communicate only in grunts when authorities rescued them from a filthy Denver apartment was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday after pleading guilty to his second offense of child abuse. Wayne Sperling, 67, told Judge J...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A teenager accused of bringing a loaded gun to his northern Utah high school as part of a plan to open fire on other students has been charged with four misdemeanor weapons violations, a sheriff's official confirmed Tuesday. Authorities in Weber County say...