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2 Maryland firefighters critically injured in shooting

April 15, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

TEMPLE HILLS, Md. (AP) — Two firefighters were critically injured Friday night when they were shot while making a welfare check in a Maryland suburb of Washington, officials said. Firefighters and police had gone to the Temple Hills home after being called by a person concerned the individual inside might be suffering from a medical [&hellip...

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2 Bundys, 3 others balk at pleas in Nevada standoff case

April 15, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

In this April 11, 2015 file photo, rancher Cliven Bundy speaks with supporters at an event in Bunkerville, Nev. Amid debate about whether they should be tried first in federal court in Oregon or Nevada, two sons of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and three other...

Trump campaign manager won’t face battery charges

April 14, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Aug. 25, 2015, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, right, walks with his campaign manager Corey Lewandowski after speaking at a news conference in Dubuque, Iowa. A Florida prosecutor’s office plans to hold a news...

Senators summon Planned Parenthood CEO over subpoena

April 14, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers in a rare move Thursday voted to summon the CEO of a regional Planned Parenthood to explain why she should not be held in contempt of the state Senate for defying a subpoena that demanded documents on how the...

Sonia Sotomayor to deliver commencement speech at URI

April 14, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor (SOHN’-ya soh-toh-my-YOR’) has been chosen to deliver a commencement speech at the University of Rhode Island. Sotomayor will address thousands of students and their families at...

San Francisco chief: Accounts conflict on fatal shooting

April 13, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

Matt Castro wipes his eye while talking about his friend Luis Gongora, who was shot by police, during a town hall meeting to provide an update on the investigation of an officer involved shooting Wednesday, April 13, 2016, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric...

Sanders, Clinton battle in NY ahead of Sanders’ Vatican trip

April 13, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., waves at the crowd during a campaign rally at Washington Square, Wednesday, April 13, 2016 in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) NEW YORK (AP) — Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton staged dueling...

Elevated copper or lead levels found at 19 Detroit schools

April 13, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Public Schools officials say elevated lead or copper levels have been found in 19 schools amid ongoing testing. The district began collecting water samples two weeks ago. District spokeswoman Michelle Zdrodowski said at the time that...

Panel urges Chicago police to acknowledge racism

April 12, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

In this March 28, 2016 file photo, Eddie Johnson speaks to the media after Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that he was appointing him the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department at CPD Headquarters in Chicago. On Tuesday, April 12, 2016, a...

Authorities: Woman dismembered in home, body parts dumped

April 12, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

John Charlton appears in court at the King County Jail Courtroom in Seattle on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. Charlton was arrested for investigation of homicide after police said human remains were found over the weekend in a homeowner’s recycling bin....