Disturbance

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. | California bar shooter had been a Marine, lived with his mom

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — The gunman who killed 12 people at a country music bar in a Los Angeles suburb was a former military machine gunner who was interviewed by mental health specialists months ago after a neighbor reported a disturbance. Ian David Long, 28, apparently killed himself after the Wednesday attack. He had joined … Continue reading THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. | California bar shooter had been a Marine, lived with his mom

MINNEAPOLIS | Vikings DE Griffen on leave; team concerned about well-being

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen has been sidelined indefinitely by an undisclosed situation that has caused concern within the organization about his well-being. Griffen was ruled out on the pregame injury report against Buffalo on Sunday because of knee trouble. When asked afterward why Griffen wasn’t on the sideline, coach Mike Zimmer … Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Vikings DE Griffen on leave; team concerned about well-being

PARIS | Iranian Embassy in Paris damaged; Tehran knocks police work

PARIS — Iran’s official IRNA news agency reports that the country’s Foreign Ministry says protesters tried to attack and damage the Iranian Embassy in Paris. IRNA said Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi alleged Saturday that police in the French capital did not respond promptly to the disturbance on Friday. Earlier Saturday, a Paris police spokeswoman … Continue reading PARIS | Iranian Embassy in Paris damaged; Tehran knocks police work

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn | Grammy-winning country star Gretchen Wilson arrested

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn.  — Grammy-winning country music star Gretchen Wilson has been arrested at a Connecticut airport after what was described as a minor disturbance on an incoming flight. Wilson has been charged with breach of peace. State police responded to Bradley International Airport, in Windsor Locks, just after 7 p.m. Tuesday. Police say while … Continue reading WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn | Grammy-winning country star Gretchen Wilson arrested

RABAT, Morocco | Moroccan feminist activist arrested amid abortion campaign

RABAT, Morocco — A prominent Moroccan feminist activist has been arrested for alleged public drinking and disturbance of order, in what her association called an attempt to quash its campaigning for abortion access and LGBT rights. An online campaign was launched soon after Ibtissam Lachgar’s arrest Friday in Rabat, demanding her release. Lachgar’s group Alternative … Continue reading RABAT, Morocco | Moroccan feminist activist arrested amid abortion campaign

Shots fired in ‘disturbance’ at UK base used by US Air Force

LONDON /December 19, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —A British military air base in England used by the U.S. Air Force was locked down Monday after a disturbance, but the emergency measure ended when a man was arrested on suspicion of “criminal trespass,” police and Air Force officials said. American service members fired shots during the incident at … Continue reading Shots fired in ‘disturbance’ at UK base used by US Air Force