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DECATUR, Tenn. | Magnitude 4.4 earthquake jolts Tennessee; felt in Atlanta

DECATUR, Tenn. — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.4 earthquake struck eastern Tennessee and could be felt in Atlanta. The light earthquake occurred Wednesday around 4:14 a.m. about 7 miles (11 kilometers) northeast of Decatur. About 13 minutes later, a 3.3 magnitude aftershock then struck. There did not appear to be any immediate … Continue reading DECATUR, Tenn. | Magnitude 4.4 earthquake jolts Tennessee; felt in Atlanta

LONDON | Man in UK arrested after police van stolen

LONDON— British police say a man has been arrested after a thief stole a marked police van from the police department parking lot. Suffolk Police said Sunday the police van had been taken from Lowestoft police station 160 miles (more than 250 kilometers) northeast of London on Saturday evening. It was found after it had … Continue reading LONDON | Man in UK arrested after police van stolen

PARIS | Trump visit to US cemetery in France canceled due to rain

PARIS — President Donald Trump canceled a planned visit Saturday to a cemetery for Americans killed in World War I, the White House citing bad weather that grounded his helicopter. Trump had been scheduled to lay a wreath and observe a moment of silence at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery and Memorial, located adjacent to Belleau … Continue reading PARIS | Trump visit to US cemetery in France canceled due to rain

SNELLVILLE, Ga. | The Latest: Police: 2 men in car when Georgia officer shot

SNELLVILLE, Ga.— The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer (all times local): 1:44 a.m. Authorities say two teen-aged suspects from Snellville, including one still being sought by police, were both in a vehicle during a shooting that left one George police officer dead. Gwinnett County Police said in a statement early … Continue reading SNELLVILLE, Ga. | The Latest: Police: 2 men in car when Georgia officer shot

SNELLVILLE, Ga. | 2 men charged in Georgia officer’s shooting death

SNELLVILLE, Ga.— Two teen-aged suspects have been charged, including one man who remains on the loose, in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer who was killed while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school, authorities said Sunday. Gwinnett County Police said in a statement that Isaiah Pretlow, 19, … Continue reading SNELLVILLE, Ga. | 2 men charged in Georgia officer’s shooting death

SNELLVILLE, Ga. | The Latest: 2 suspects charged in Georgia officer’s slaying

SNELLVILLE, Ga.— The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer (all times local): 12:40 a.m. Authorities say two suspects, including one still being sought by police, have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer. Gwinnett County Police said in a statement early Sunday that 19-year-old Isaiah … Continue reading SNELLVILLE, Ga. | The Latest: 2 suspects charged in Georgia officer’s slaying

BARRON, Wis. | Deputies search for Wisconsin girl whose parents are dead

BARRON, Wis. — Authorities searched Monday for a 13-year-old girl they believe is in danger after her parents were found dead in their western Wisconsin home. Deputies went to the home in Barron after dispatchers received a 911 call from an unknown person at around 1 a.m. Monday, Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said. He … Continue reading BARRON, Wis. | Deputies search for Wisconsin girl whose parents are dead