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  • Gunman in L.A. supermarket standoff arrested for murder

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who shot his grandmother and wounded another woman before leading police on a chase, crashing his car and running into a busy supermarket where he held dozens of people hostage in a tense standoff has been arrested on suspicion of murder, authorities said Sunday. Gene Evin Atkins, 28, was being held Sunday morning on $2 million bail, according to Officer Drake Madison, a Los Angeles police spokesman. It wasn’t clear if he had an […]

  • Rubio says Trump needs to be ‘clear-eyed’ about who Putin is

    Florida GOP Sen. Marco Rubio said Sunday that he supports President Donald Trump interacting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but said Trump should be aware of Putin’s human rights record and zero-sum approach to the US-Russia relationship. “I don’t have a problem with the President of the United States interacting with the president of the Russian Federation,” Rubio said. “They’ve got a lot of nuclear weapons, and so we do need to interact with them. That is separate from the […]

  • A group of women traveling on a train say they were called porn stars for going to the bathroom together

    (CNN) — They went to the bathroom together as women often do, only to have a train employee allegedly call them porn stars. Five young women say they were horrified when an operator on a commuter train heading to Ogden, Utah, confronted the group about going to the bathroom together. They were on their way to a summer concert series on Tuesday, all of them 20 to 22 years old. “‘If I see one more of your group of friends […]

  • Woman killed inside Trader Joe’s during standoff, Los Angeles mayor says

    (CNN) — Los Angeles police arrested a man outside a Trader Joe’s on Saturday evening, bringing an apparent end to an incident in which a man barricaded himself inside the grocery store for hours after running from police. A woman inside the store was killed, Mayor Eric Garcetti said Saturday at a news conference. He did not identify her or say how she died. “We have successfully taken the suspect into custody without incident,” Los Angeles police said on Twitter. Here […]

  • New photo of Prince George released to mark his 5th birthday

    (CNN) — An official photo of Prince George was released Saturday to mark his fifth birthday, which falls on Sunday. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge said the photograph, which shows the smiling prince in front of a brick wall, was taken in the garden of Clarence House by Matt Porteous following the christening of Prince Louis on July 9. Prince George Alexander Louis, the oldest child of Britain’s Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, the former Kate Middleton, […]

  • Survivors recount deadly Missouri duck boat sinking

    BRANSON, Mo. (AP) — “Grab the baby!” Those were the last words Tia Coleman recalls her sister-in-law yelling before the tourist boat they were on sank into a Missouri lake, killing 17 people, including nine of Coleman’s family members. A huge wave hit, scattering passengers on the vessel known as a duck boat into Table Rock Lake near Branson, Coleman said, recounting the ordeal from a hospital bed. When the Indianapolis woman came up for air, she was alone. She […]

  • Judge rules it’s legal to download 3D printed guns

    A judge’s ruling brought a victory for gun advocates on Friday. People across the country will not only be able to own a gun, but they will have the ability to build it from scratch. All folks will need is a 3D printer. Beginning Aug. 1 that will be the nation’s new reality. “This is something we do not need in society right now. Not now, not ever,” said Rosalind Clark-Stewart, resident. Anyone can simply go online, find a 3D […]

  • NYPD files departmental charges against officers in Eric Garner case

    NEW YORK – The New York police officer who choked Eric Garner in 2014 has been formally served with departmental charges, an NYPD spokesman said Saturday. Officer Daniel Pantaleo, who wrapped his arm around Garner’s neck as the man complained he couldn’t breathe, was served with the charges Friday night, according to city officials. Pantaleo is seen in video from the scene tackling Garner from behind using a department-banned chokehold. He now faces two separate charges — for use of […]

  • Dallas police officer killed by suspected drunk driver during funeral procession for another officer

    DALLAS 0 A Dallas Police Department motorcycle officer was killed Saturday when a suspected drunk driver ran into him during a funeral procession for another police officer, the police department said. Senior Cpl. Earl “Jamie” Givens had positioned himself to block traffic to the eastbound entrance ramp to Interstate 20 at Bonnie View Road around 5:30 a.m., the police department said in a news release. Givens was stationary on his motorcycle with his emergency lights on when the driver of […]

  • Russian warship rumored to carry fortune in gold found over a century after it sank

    ULLEUNG, South Korea – A massive Russian ship with a potential fortune in gold on board has been discovered at the bottom of the ocean more than a century after it sank, a South Korean company said Thursday. The 5,800-ton Dmitri Donskoii, a first class armored cruiser, first set sail in 1885, according to the Shinil Group, the company which announced its rediscovery this week. It was scuttled during the 1905 Battle of Tsushima in the waters between present-day South […]