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BRUSSELS | Belgian police shoot, wound knife-wielding assailant

BRUSSELS  — Belgian police shot and wounded a man who attacked one of the officers with a knife on Monday in a northern neighborhood of the capital city, Brussels. “The man attacked one of our colleagues with a knife,” slightly wounding the officer on the head, said Brussels police spokeswoman Ilse Van De Keere. Van … Continue reading BRUSSELS | Belgian police shoot, wound knife-wielding assailant

DALLAS | Texas cop shot in head, suspect killed during bar robbery

DALLAS — A gun battle between police and group of robbery suspects outside of a Fort Worth bar early Friday left one suspect dead and an undercover officer fighting for his life, authorities said. The undercover officer, Garrett Hull, was in critical condition at a hospital, Fort Worth police Chief Joel Fitzgerald said at a … Continue reading DALLAS | Texas cop shot in head, suspect killed during bar robbery

The Latest: 4 missing after Colorado River boat collision

MOABI REGIONAL PARK, Calif.  — The Latest on a boat collision on the Colorado River (all times local): 10:03 a.m. Authorities say four people are missing after two boats crashed on the Colorado River, ejecting more than a dozen people who were on board. The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office said Sunday that a boat carrying … Continue reading The Latest: 4 missing after Colorado River boat collision

MOABI REGIONAL PARK, Calif. | 4 missing after boats collide, sink on Colorado River

MOABI REGIONAL PARK, Calif.  — Four people are missing after two boats crashed and sunk on the Colorado River, ejecting more than a dozen people who were on board, authorities said Sunday. A recreational boat carrying 10 people and another vessel with six people on board collided head-on Saturday night on a well-traveled stretch of … Continue reading MOABI REGIONAL PARK, Calif. | 4 missing after boats collide, sink on Colorado River

CHICAGO | 8 people, 6 of them kids, killed in Chicago apartment fire

CHICAGO — Eight people, including six children, were killed when a fire broke out early Sunday at a Chicago apartment, officials say. Two other people were hospitalized in very critical condition, Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Merritt said. At least one firefighter was injured and was hospitalized in good condition. Officials have not released the … Continue reading CHICAGO | 8 people, 6 of them kids, killed in Chicago apartment fire

SOFIA, Bulgaria | Tourist bus crashes in Bulgaria; 16 reported killed

SOFIA, Bulgaria  — Bulgarian authorities say a tourist bus has flipped over on a highway near Sofia, the capital, killing at least 16 people and leaving 26 others injured. Police said a bus carrying tourists on a weekend trip to a nearby resort overturned and then fell down a side road 20 meters (66 feet) … Continue reading SOFIA, Bulgaria | Tourist bus crashes in Bulgaria; 16 reported killed

SOFIA, Bulgaria | Tourist bus crashes in Bulgaria; 15 reported killed

SOFIA, Bulgaria — Bulgaria’s health minister says a tourist bus has flipped over on a highway near Sofia, the capital, killing at least 15 people and leaving 27 others injured. Police said a bus carrying tourists on a weekend trip to a nearby resort overturned and then fell down a side road 20 meters (66 … Continue reading SOFIA, Bulgaria | Tourist bus crashes in Bulgaria; 15 reported killed

KAMPALA, Uganda | 1 killed in Ugandan riots over alleged torture of lawmakers

KAMPALA, Uganda — Ugandan police say one person has been killed in riots over the arrests of opposition lawmakers, including two who sustained injuries during detention. Five other protesters were injured Sunday as police tried to disperse a group of people who barricaded a road in Mityana, about 60 kilometers (37 miles) from the capital … Continue reading KAMPALA, Uganda | 1 killed in Ugandan riots over alleged torture of lawmakers