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CHICAGO | The Latest: Chicago hospital secured, safe after shooting

CHICAGO  — The Latest on a shooting at a Chicago hospital (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Chicago police have secured a hospital following a shooting that left the suspected gunman dead and four others critically wounded. Mercy Hospital & Medical Center released a statement late Monday afternoon saying police officers have secured the facility and … Continue reading CHICAGO | The Latest: Chicago hospital secured, safe after shooting

JERUSALEM | The Latest: Israeli defense minister resigns over Gaza truce

JERUSALEM — The Latest on the cease-fire between Israel and Gaza’s Hamas rulers (all times local): 1:15 p.m. Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman says he is resigning in protest over the cease-fire reached with Gaza militants. Lieberman’s resignation Wednesday significantly weakens Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s ruling coalition government and could bring about an early election. … Continue reading JERUSALEM | The Latest: Israeli defense minister resigns over Gaza truce

JERUSALEM | The Latest: Israeli leader says Hamas begged for cease-fire

JERUSALEM  — The Latest on the cease-fire between Israel and Gaza’s Hamas rulers (all times local): Noon Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Gaza’s militant Hamas rulers “begged for a cease-fire and they know why.” His comments Wednesday at a memorial service for Israel’s first leader, David Ben-Gurion, were his first since the two sides … Continue reading JERUSALEM | The Latest: Israeli leader says Hamas begged for cease-fire

JERUSALEM | After cease-fire, Israel captures Gaza assailant on border

JERUSALEM— The Israeli military says it has shot at and captured a Palestinian who approached the Gaza perimeter fence and hurled grenades into Israel. Wednesday’s incident marked the first unrest since Hamas and other militant groups in Gaza accepted an Egyptian-brokered cease-fire to end two days of intense fighting with Israel that had pushed the … Continue reading JERUSALEM | After cease-fire, Israel captures Gaza assailant on border

JERUSALEM | Gaza rocket strikes Israeli residential building, killing 1

JERUSALEM— Israeli medical services say a man has been killed by a rocket that hit an apartment building in southern Israel and a woman was critically wounded. Magen David Adom says the two were trapped in an apartment in Ashkelon that was struck by a rocket from Gaza early on Tuesday. It’s the first casualty … Continue reading JERUSALEM | Gaza rocket strikes Israeli residential building, killing 1

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 | Police: Gunman said Jews were committing genocide

PITTSBURGH — The suspect in the mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue told officers that Jews were committing genocide and that he wanted them all to die, according to a charging document made public early Sunday. Robert Gregory Bowers killed eight men and three women inside the Tree of Life Synagogue on Saturday during worship … Continue reading PITTSBURGH | Police: Gunman said Jews were committing genocide

The Latest: Teen killed in shooting near California school

The Latest on the shooting near a Northern California high school (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Authorities say a 16-year-old boy was killed and an 18-year-old critically wounded when a gun battle broke out near a Northern California high school. Two people were arrested following the shooting shortly after 5 p.m. near Fairfield’s Armijo High … Continue reading The Latest: Teen killed in shooting near California school

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo | Colorado police officer critically wounded in shootout

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo— A police officer is hospitalized after being critically wounded in a shootout in Colorado. Colorado Springs police Chief Pete Carey says Officer Cem Duzel (Jem Duh-Zel) was among a group of officers who responded to a report of shots fired east of downtown about 2:45 a.m. Thursday. Carey says they found an … Continue reading COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo | Colorado police officer critically wounded in shootout

CHICAGO | Police say federal agent shot, critically wounded in Chicago

CHICAGO — Police say a federal agent has been shot and critically wounded in Chicago while working on an investigation with local authorities. Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi (goo-lee-EHL’-mee) says in a tweet that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agent was working with Chicago officers at the time of the shooting about … Continue reading CHICAGO | Police say federal agent shot, critically wounded in Chicago