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HELSINKI | Trump names EU a global foe, raps media before Putin summit

HELSINKI — President Donald Trump named the European Union as a top adversary of the United States and denounced the news media as the “enemy of the people” before arriving in Helsinki on Sunday on the eve of his high-stakes summit with Russia’s Vladimir Putin. Trump and his top aides were downplaying expectations for Monday’s … Continue reading HELSINKI | Trump names EU a global foe, raps media before Putin summit

KANSAS CITY, Missouri | Police say third Kansas City, Missouri, officer shot during search for suspect, who is barricaded inside house

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police say third Kansas City, Missouri, officer shot during search for suspect, who is barricaded inside house. By Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Missouri | Suspect in shooting of 3 Kansas City cops dies in standoff

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police shot and killed a man Sunday suspected of shooting and wounding three Kansas City police officers, authorities said. The suspect died Sunday afternoon after barricading himself in a house in the southeast part of the city. He emerged from the home and was killed in an exchange of gunfire, police … Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Missouri | Suspect in shooting of 3 Kansas City cops dies in standoff

CHICAGO | Chicago police: Man killed by police appeared to be armed

CHICAGO — Footage from body-worn cameras and surveillance cameras shows that a man who was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer was armed with what appeared to be a handgun, authorities said Sunday. Police described the video and said they would release footage of Saturday’s shooting from officer-worn body cameras later Sunday. Police … Continue reading CHICAGO | Chicago police: Man killed by police appeared to be armed

BERNALILLO, New Mexico | New Mexico passenger bus crash kills 3, hurts nearly 2 dozen

BERNALILLO, N.M.  — A crash involving a passenger bus and three other vehicles on New Mexico highway early Sunday killed three people and injured 22 others, some critically, authorities said. Sandoval County Fire Chief James Maxon confirmed the deaths but didn’t immediately know what caused the collision involving a passenger bus, a semitruck, a pickup … Continue reading BERNALILLO, New Mexico | New Mexico passenger bus crash kills 3, hurts nearly 2 dozen

BOSTON | Police officer, bystander die from gunshot wounds

BOSTON — A Massachusetts police officer and bystander died Sunday from wounds sustained when a suspect allegedly took the officer’s gun and fired following a vehicle crash and a foot chase. Weymouth officer Michael Chesna was shot multiple times by his own firearm around 7:30 a.m. Sunday, and died from the injuries at South Shore … Continue reading BOSTON | Police officer, bystander die from gunshot wounds

KANSAS CITY, Missouri | The Latest: Newspaper says suspect in cop shootings is dead

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Latest on the shooting of three Kansas City police officers (all times local): 2:40 p.m. The Kansas City Star reports that police have killed the suspect in the shooting of three officers.  The newspaper reports that the suspect came out of a home where he had barricaded himself inside Sunday … Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Missouri | The Latest: Newspaper says suspect in cop shootings is dead

MOSCOW | Pussy Riot claims on-field protest at World Cup final

MOSCOW— Russian protest group Pussy Riot claimed responsibility Sunday for four people who brought the World Cup final to a brief halt by running onto the field dressed in police uniforms. The three women and one man who charged onto the field simultaneously in the 52nd minute of one of the world’s most watched sporting … Continue reading MOSCOW | Pussy Riot claims on-field protest at World Cup final