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SEOUL, South Korea | North Korea deports American even as it boasts of new weapon

SEOUL, South Korea— North Korea on Friday said it will deport an American citizen it detained for illegal entrance, an apparent concession to the United States that came even as it announced the test of a newly developed but unspecified “ultramodern” weapon that will be seen as a pressuring tactic by Washington. The two whiplash … Continue reading SEOUL, South Korea | North Korea deports American even as it boasts of new weapon

BERLIN | Austrian ex-officer suspected of spying for Russia since 90s

BERLIN — Austria‘s government said Friday that a retired colonel in the country’s military is suspected of having spied for Russia for decades, a claim swiftly dismissed by Moscow. The 70-year-old man from Salzburg, who wasn’t named, allegedly provided a Russian intelligence agency with information about Austria’s military and political situation, officials said. “According to … Continue reading BERLIN | Austrian ex-officer suspected of spying for Russia since 90s

LAKE HALLIE, Wis. | Charges filed in hit-and-run that killed 4 in Wisconsin

LAKE HALLIE, Wis. — Vehicular homicide charges were filed Tuesday against a 21-year-old man accused of inhaling chemical vapors before he crashed his truck into a group of Girl Scouts picking up trash along a highway, killing three children and one adult, Wisconsin prosecutors said Tuesday. The 11 charges filed against Colten Treu include four … Continue reading LAKE HALLIE, Wis. | Charges filed in hit-and-run that killed 4 in Wisconsin

BERLIN  | German police question suspect in girl’s 2001 disappearance

BERLIN  — German authorities say they may have made a breakthrough in their investigation of the mysterious 2001 disappearance of a 9-year-old girl. Bavarian officials said Friday that a 41-year-old man has told them he buried the remains of Peggy Knobloch, who disappeared on the way home from school and whose remains were found in … Continue reading BERLIN  | German police question suspect in girl’s 2001 disappearance

DALLAS | The Latest: Protesters speak out against Dallas shooting

DALLAS — The Latest on a fatal shooting involving an off-duty Dallas police officer (all times local): 11:35 p.m. Protesters gathered at police headquarters in Dallas to speak out against the shooting death of a black man by a white officer who says she mistook his apartment for hers. The Dallas Morning News reports that … Continue reading DALLAS | The Latest: Protesters speak out against Dallas shooting

DALLAS | The Latest: Lawyers say affidavit contradicts other accounts

DALLAS — The Latest on a fatal shooting involving an off-duty Dallas police officer (all times local): 9:30 p.m. Attorneys for the family of a black man shot dead by a white Dallas police officer in the man’s own home say the arrest affidavit contradicts neighbors’ accounts. The affidavit prepared by a Texas Ranger was … Continue reading DALLAS | The Latest: Lawyers say affidavit contradicts other accounts