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LAKE HALLIE, Wis. | Wisconsin town mourns 3 Girl Scouts, 1 adult killed in crash

LAKE HALLIE, Wis. — A western Wisconsin community on Sunday was grieving the deaths of three Girl Scouts and an adult who were collecting trash along a rural highway when police say a pickup truck veered off the road and hit them before speeding away. Authorities have not released the names of the girls or … Continue reading LAKE HALLIE, Wis. | Wisconsin town mourns 3 Girl Scouts, 1 adult killed in crash

CINCINNATI | Reds: Minor leaguer killed, 2 injured in car accident

CINCINNATI — Pitcher Jairo Capellan was killed and two other Cincinnati Reds minor leaguers were injured in a car accident Saturday morning in the Dominican Republic, a team official said. Dick Williams, the Reds’ president of baseball operations, confirmed Capellan’s death and said pitcher Raul Hernandez was in critical condition and outfielder Emilio Garcia in … Continue reading CINCINNATI | Reds: Minor leaguer killed, 2 injured in car accident

TALLAHASSEE, Fla  | Police: 2 dead, including shooter, at Florida yoga studio

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.  — A shooter killed one person and critically wounded four others at a yoga studio in Florida’s capital before killing himself Friday, officials said. During a media briefing Friday night, Tallahassee Police Chief Michael DeLeo said four people are in critical condition following the shooting, which took place in a small Tallahassee shopping … Continue reading TALLAHASSEE, Fla  | Police: 2 dead, including shooter, at Florida yoga studio

PITTSBURGH | The Latest: Synagogue victim ‘trusted confidant and healer’

PITTSBURGH — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue (all times local): 11:40 a.m. Condolences and remembrances of the 11 victims of the deadly attack on a Pittsburgh synagogue Saturday are beginning to roll out on social media and in emails. They were professors and accountants, dentists and beloved doctors. Former Allegheny … Continue reading PITTSBURGH | The Latest: Synagogue victim ‘trusted confidant and healer’

CHICAGO | Police try to prevent retaliation after Chicago rapper shot

CHICAGO— Police took steps on Tuesday to stave off retaliatory attacks by street gangs after a Chicago rapper known for taunting rivals on social media was shot in the head in a shootout during a funeral for his friend and a fellow rapper killed earlier in October. Five others were injured in the Monday afternoon … Continue reading CHICAGO | Police try to prevent retaliation after Chicago rapper shot

Estimated 129 guns found in home of police ambush suspect

Authorities found approximately 130 guns inside the South Carolina home of a man who set up his house in an upscale neighborhood to ambush police officers coming to question his son about a possible child sex assault, the sheriff investigating the case said Tuesday. Frederick Hopkins only fired three of the guns on Oct. 3 … Continue reading Estimated 129 guns found in home of police ambush suspect

BERLIN | The Latest: Hostage-taker in Germany in critical condition

BERLIN— A Moroccan man convicted of helping Mohamed Atta and the other Hamburg-based Sept. 11 suicide pilots as they plotted their attacks on New York and Washington was being deported Monday from Germany to his native country. Mounir el Mottasadeq, who was convicted of membership in a terrorist organization and accessory to the murder of … Continue reading BERLIN | The Latest: Hostage-taker in Germany in critical condition

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