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2 men killed, officer wounded in San Antonio shootout

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Two men were killed and a woman and a San Antonio police officer were wounded in a shootout Friday following a routine traffic stop. Around 11:30 a.m., an officer ...

EXPLAINER: What Chicago boy's death says about foot pursuits

CHICAGO (AP) — After a police officer chased a 13-year-old boy into an alley and shot him to death, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot demanded a new policy that would protect officers, suspects and bystand...

Lawyers don't seek trial delay in newspaper shooting case

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Attorneys for a man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper said Friday they will not seek a delay at this time for the second phase of his trial to determine whether he i...

FBI says it interviewed suspect in FedEx shooting last year after police made mental health call to his home

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — FBI says it interviewed suspect in FedEx shooting last year after police made mental health call to his home.

Police: Suspect in shooting at FedEx facility that killed 8 had gun seized by authorities last year

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Police: Suspect in shooting at FedEx facility that killed 8 had gun seized by authorities last year.

FedEx: Indianapolis shooting suspect was a former employee at facility where 8 were killed

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — FedEx: Indianapolis shooting suspect was a former employee at facility where 8 were killed.

Deputy fatally shoots knife-wielding man in South Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A knife-wielding man who made threats and refused to drop his weapon was fatally shot when he lunged toward a sheriff's deputy outside a South Florida strip mall, investig...

Portland, Oregon, police fatally shoot man at city park

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police in Portland, Oregon, fatally shot a man in a city park Friday morning after responding to reports of a person with a gun, authorities said. Police confro...

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked ...

More men charged in animal killing at white supremacist camp

ROME, Ga. (AP) — The killing of a farm animal during what authorities have said was a “ritual sacrifice” during a training camp in Georgia for a white supremacist group has led to charges against five...

Authorities have yet to positively identify Indianapolis shooting suspect; FBI says premature to speculate on motive

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities have yet to positively identify Indianapolis shooting suspect; FBI says premature to speculate on motive.

Surge in violence rattles Haiti as poverty, fear deepens

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The attack was brazen, streamed live on the internet: Men carrying big guns walked into a Holy Thursday church service, grabbed the pastor and three parishioners and led t...

Family asks feds to reopen case on Tamir Rice police killing

CHICAGO (AP) — The family of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, who was shot and killed by Cleveland police in 2014, asked the Justice Department on Friday to reopen the case into his death after it was closed i...

Police: 8 dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Indianapolis

Eight people were shot and killed in a late-night shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis, and the shooter killed himself, police said. Several other people were injured Thursday night when gu...

US has been wracked with several mass shootings in 2021

After a significant drop in mass shootings in the United States during a pandemic-hit 2020, this year has already seen several deadly cases. Police in Indianapolis say eight people w...