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MICHAEL GOLDBERG, Associated Press/Report for America

Viral video of Mississippi arrest sparks investigation

An incident involving a white Mississippi Highway Patrol officer and three Black men is under investigation after a viral video showed the officer putting a handcuffed man into a chokehold and wrestling him into a ditch.
12 hours ago
Salt Lake City police at a hit and run where a driver fled his truck after causing a gas leak. (SLC...
Michael Houck

Police: Hit and run crash causes gas leak, suspect fled on bicycle

A truck driver caused a gas leak after hitting a building and fleeing the scene Monday morning. 
16 hours ago
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4 riding in golf cart killed in crash at Texas intersection

Texas police say four people riding in a golf cart were killed, including two juveniles, when an allegedly intoxicated man driving an SUV ran a stop sign at an intersection.
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Albuquerque police seek car in killings of 4 Muslim men

Police investigating whether the killings of four Muslim men in Albuquerque are connected, asking for the help of finding a vehicle believed to be connected.
1 day ago
AR-15 semi-automatic guns are on display for sale at Action Target in Springville, Utah. (Photo by ...
Associated Press

North Carolina sheriff stocking schools with AR-15 rifles

Schools in a North Carolina county will have new security measures will include stocking AR-15 rifles for school resource officers to use in the event of an active shooter.
2 days ago
Police responding to an officer critical incident near 1500 W 3500 S, (Ben Braun, Deseret News)...
Michael Houck

Shooting suspect hospitalized after being shot by officer, police say

Police say an officer shot a man suspected of shooting another man near a busy swap meet on Sunday.
2 days ago
Service rangers were called with a report of human skeletal remains at Swim Beach at Lake Mead on S...
Associated Press

Yet more human remains discovered as drought dries Lake Mead

Authorities say more human remains have been found at drought-stricken Lake Mead National Recreation Area east of Las Vegas. It's the fourth time since May 1
2 days ago
Assistant State Attorney Mike Satz handles the gun used by Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School sho...
TERRY SPENCER Associated Press

Prosecutor seeking death penalty in Parkland shooting took jury to crime scene

The prosecutor seeking to sentence Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz to death let the facts speak for themselves as he presented his case over the last three weeks.
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Tina Burnside, Kiely Westhoff and Amya Henry, CNN

Suspect in the shooting deaths of 4 people in Ohio was captured in Kansas

A suspect in the shooting deaths of four people at multiple sites outside of Dayton Ohio, has been arrested, police said.
2 days ago
Barricades block off a portion of Elm Street in Laurel, Nebraska, where four people were found dead...
Rebekah Riess, Raja Razek and Jarrod Wardwell, CNN

Arrest in quadruple homicide after victims are found dead in 2 house fires in a small Nebraska town

The suspect in a Nebraska quadruple homicide where the victims were found dead in two separate house fires has been hospitalized with burns over much of his body.
2 days ago
Everett Police in Washington state is hoping the public can help identify the man that stiffed an 1...
Claudia Dominguez, CNN

Donations pour in after Washington boy was ripped off with counterfeit bill at his lemonade stand

Washington police are hoping the public can help identify the man that stiffed an 11-year-old boy with a fake $100 bill to buy lemonade from his stand.
3 days ago
The aftermath of a suspect who stole an excavator and started to rip up the ground....
Michael Houck & Michael Locklear, KSL TV

Police: Man steals excavator, tears up ground outside grocery store

A man is facing felony charges after stealing an excavator and causing damage to public utilities Saturday afternoon. 
3 days ago
New York City Police detectives shot and injured four men they say opened fire at a party in Queens...
Zenebou Sylla and Samantha Beech, CNN

Police shoot and injure four men who opened fire at crowded NYC house party

New York City Police detectives shot and injured four men, they say, opened fire at a party in Queens, where around 75 to 100 people were gathered.
3 days ago
Police said they are searching for Stephen Marlow, who was named by the Butler Township police chie...
Kiely Westhoff and Amya Henry, CNN

Ohio police searching for man in connection of killing 4 at multiple crime scenes

Four people were fatally shot Friday at multiple sites in a small Ohio town as police search for a possible armed and dangerous suspect.
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Police say Oklahoma City man killed his 3 children, himself

Police in Oklahoma City say a man fatally shot his three young children then shot and killed himself.
3 days ago
A small memorial sits outside the home of Gene Twiford, 86, Janet Twiford, 85, and Dana Twiford, 55...
MARGERY A. BECK Associated Press

4 killings end century of calm in small Nebraska town

Police on Friday arrested a man in the killings of four people in a small northeast Nebraska town where it had been more than 100 years since it last saw such violence.
3 days ago
FILE: Alex Jones, the founder of right-wing media group Infowars, addresses a crowd of pro-Trump pr...
JIM VERTUNO Associated Press

Jury orders Alex Jones to pay $45.2M more over Sandy Hook massacre lies

A Texas jury has ordered conspiracy theorist Alex Jones to pay $45.2 million in punitive damages to the parents of a child who was killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, adding to the $4.1 million he has to pay for the suffering he put them through by claiming for years that the nation's deadliest school shooting was a hoax.
3 days ago
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Eliza Pace

One arrested, one seriously injured in SLC shooting

One man was arrested for shooting another man along North Temple Street early Friday morning. 
4 days ago
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Oliver Darcy, CNN Business

Jury finds Alex Jones caused $4 million in damages to two Sandy Hook parents

Right-wing talk show host Alex Jones will have to pay the parents of a Sandy Hook shooting victim a little more than $4 million in compensatory damages, a jury decided Thursday, capping a stunning and dramatic case that showcased for the public the real-world harm inflicted by viral conspiracy theories.
4 days ago
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - JUNE 29: New York City Police Commissioner Keechant Sewell attends a news conf...
LINDSAY WHITEHURST and ALANNA DURKIN RICHER Associated Press

After Supreme Court ruling, it’s open season on US gun laws

The Supreme Court ruling expanding gun rights threatens to upend firearms restrictions across the country as activists wage court battles over issues including age limits and bans on AR-15-style guns.
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Andrew Adams

Bountiful police: one arrested, one still hospitalized after TikTok dispute ends in stabbings

Police said they arrested a 20-year-old woman Wednesday following a weekend confrontation over a TikTok video which turned into a fight that ended in stab wounds and other injuries for at least 6 people.
5 days ago
James Dekota Brunson, 25, mug from a 3/12/20 booking. (Utah County Sheriff)...
Michael Houck

Murder suspect of Millcreek mother convicted of stolen firearm charges

A convicted felon and suspect of the murder of 57-year-old Millcreek mother Linda Nemelka was found guilty of stolen firearm charges on Sunday.
5 days ago
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 24: Assistant U.S. Attorney General Kenneth Polite (C) announces the resolutio...
MARINA VILLENEUVE, Associated Press

Justice Department details threats against election workers

A top official says the Justice Department has charged five people for making threats of violence against election workers after the rising wave of harassment and intimidation tied to the 2020 election.
6 days ago
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Michael Houck

Suspect takes off clothes after ramming car into wall, then tries to steal bystander’s bike

A man is facing assault charges after allegedly hitting a car multiple times, getting naked, and fighting bystanders in South Ogden Monday.
6 days ago
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