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BELLINGHAM, Wash. | Man kills dog Washington family got after Vegas shooting

BELLINGHAM, Wash. — A Washington state family is mourning after a neighbor shot and killed their dog — a Labradoodle they got to help deal with stress and anxiety following last year’s mass shooting in Las Vegas. The Bellingham Herald reports Lona and Joseph Johnson were at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival when a … Continue reading BELLINGHAM, Wash. | Man kills dog Washington family got after Vegas shooting

WASHINGTON | Parkland victim’s father seeks handshake with Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON— A man whose teenage daughter was killed in the Parkland, Florida, school shooting tried to shake the hand of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh during a break in Tuesday’s confirmation hearing. Fred Guttenberg, whose daughter Jamie died in the February 2018 attack, approached Kavanaugh after he rose from the witness table for a lunch … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Parkland victim’s father seeks handshake with Kavanaugh

KABUL, Afghanistan | US service member killed in Afghanistan, 6th this year

KABUL, Afghanistan — NATO says an American has been killed in eastern Afghanistan while serving in the multinational mission the military alliance is leading. NATO said in a statement that a second U.S. service member was in stable condition after being wounded during Monday’s attack. U.S. Army Gen. Scott Miller, who assumed command of NATO’s … Continue reading KABUL, Afghanistan | US service member killed in Afghanistan, 6th this year

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M | At least 7 killed in head-on bus crash in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M — At least seven people were killed and others were seriously injured Thursday in a head-on crash involving a commercial passenger bus and a semi-truck along Interstate 40 in New Mexico, near the Arizona border, authorities said. Preliminary information indicated the semi was headed east when it blew a tire, sending the rig … Continue reading ALBUQUERQUE, N.M | At least 7 killed in head-on bus crash in New Mexico

BERLIN | German police brace for rival protests after man is killed

BERLIN — Authorities in the eastern German city of Chemnitz were braced for rival protests Monday amid tensions over the killing of a German man for which an Iraqi and a Syrian have been arrested on charges of manslaughter. Three men in their 30s were injured in the clash early Sunday, according to Chemnitz police. … Continue reading BERLIN | German police brace for rival protests after man is killed

BEIJING | Fire at hot springs hotel in northeast Chinese city kills 18

BEIJING — At least 18 people were killed in a fire at a resort hotel in China’s northeastern city of Harbin early Saturday, the state news agency said. The disaster added to a string of deadly blazes that have plagued China despite official efforts to improve public safety over the past two decades. Rescue work … Continue reading BEIJING | Fire at hot springs hotel in northeast Chinese city kills 18