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Phoenix police officer killed, 2 others injured in shooting

Mar 30, 2020

A Phoenix police commander was killed and two other officers were injured Sunday night in a shooting on the city's north side during a domestic violence call, police said

Man, 72, wounded in Hanukkah stabbings dies from injuries

Mar 30, 2020

An Orthodox Jewish organization says a man stabbed during a Hanukkah celebration north of New York City has died from his injuries three months after the attacks

What to know about the coronavirus numbers in New York

Mar 29, 2020

The official statistics reported by health authorities around the world would seem to show that the United States has more coronavirus infections than any other country

Grandma is gone: Coronavirus keeps kids from older family

Mar 29, 2020

For grandparents all over the world, being protected from the coronavirus pandemic has meant a piercing distance from their loved ones

Wall Street executive dies from coronavirus complications

Mar 29, 2020

An executive at New York-based investment firm Jefferies Group has died from complications of the coronavirus, the company said

Serial killer dubbed Grim Sleeper dies in California prison

Mar 29, 2020

Lonnie Franklin, the convicted serial killer known as the "Grim Sleeper" who preyed on the women of South Los Angeles for decades, has died in a California prison

Trump says US won't pay for Meghan and Harry's security

Mar 29, 2020

U.S. President Donald Trump has offered his opinion on the future of Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, insisting the United States government won’t pay for the couple’s security if they live in the United States

Serial killer known as 'Grim Sleeper' dies in California prison; Lonnie Franklin, 67, was on death row for 10 murders

Mar 29, 2020

Serial killer known as 'Grim Sleeper' dies in California prison; Lonnie Franklin, 67, was on death row for 10 murders

A missing boy and a freezing swamp test tracker's instincts

Mar 29, 2020

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Warden Austin Schumacher is being hailed for using old-school backwoods skills to rescue a boy lost in a freezing swamp

Pizzeria borrows to keep workers on job, spurs donations

Mar 29, 2020

 With restaurants closed for all but takeout orders during the coronavirus outbreak, the owners of a pizzeria at the Jersey Shore could have shut down and laid off their 20 employees

Study: Little asbestos found after Detroit house demolitions

Mar 29, 2020

Researchers at the University of Michigan say cost-savings and public safety benefits of swiftly demolishing dangerous vacant houses in Detroit could outweigh the risk of asbestos exposure to people in neighborhoods

Whitmer order halts water shutoffs during virus pandemic

Mar 29, 2020

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued an executive order Saturday requiring communities statewide to restore water service, effectively ending water shutoffs for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic

Tornado tears through Arkansas college town, with 6 hurt

Mar 29, 2020

Officials in Arkansas say a tornado ripped through the northeast part of the state and hurt six people in the college town of Jonesboro

Police: 6 dead after house fire in southern Indiana

Mar 28, 2020

Indiana State Police say six people died following an early morning house fire in Switzerland County, along the Kentucky border

Relative says former US Sen. Tom Coburn, conservative political maverick and Oklahoma physician, has died

Mar 28, 2020

Relative says former US Sen. Tom Coburn, conservative political maverick and Oklahoma physician, has died