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Dayton gunman had cocaine, Xanax, alcohol in his system during attack

16 Aug 2019

The gunman who killed nine people outside a bar in Dayton, Ohio, had cocaine, Xanax and alcohol in his system at the time of the shooting rampage, the county coroner said on Thursday.

Police say California man killed four in string of 'savage' stabbings

08 Aug 2019

LOS ANGELES A 33-year-old felon accused of killing four people and wounding two others in a stabbing spree in two Southern California cities "savagely attacked" his victims seemingly at random and unprovoked, police said on Thursday. | Video

Private funeral mass held for granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy

06 Aug 2019

A private funeral mass was held on Monday for the 22-year-old granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy, who died last week after being found unresponsive at the family's compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts, a family spokesman said. | Video

One killed, at least three hurt after bluff collapses onto California beach

03 Aug 2019

LOS ANGELES A woman was killed and at least several other people hurt on Friday when a chunk of a sandstone bluff overlooking a Southern California beach collapsed onto them, local police and fire officials said.

No signs of trauma found on body of Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter

03 Aug 2019

An autopsy conducted on the 22-year-old granddaughter of the late Robert F. Kennedy found no trauma to her body, leaving the cause and manner of her death to be determined following toxicology tests, the local district attorney's office said on Friday. | Video

California governor signs law to force Trump into releasing tax returns

31 Jul 2019

LOS ANGELES California's Democratic governor signed a law on Tuesday requiring U.S. presidential candidates to release five years of tax returns before they can appear on the state's ballot, a move aimed squarely at Republican President Donald Trump.

Louisiana policemen fired over Facebook post suggesting Ocasio-Cortez be shot

23 Jul 2019

A Louisiana policeman who suggested on Facebook that high-profile U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez needed to be shot was fired on Monday, along with a second officer who "liked" his post.

Jeffrey Epstein's treatment is 'worse' because of his wealth, his lawyers say

17 Jul 2019

Prosecutors have singled out Jeffrey Epstein for harsher treatment than other defendants because he is rich, lawyers for the American financier claimed on Tuesday in arguing that Epstein should be freed while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges.

California gang members charged in L.A. machete murders, racketeering

16 Jul 2019

LOS ANGELES Twenty-two Los Angeles members of the notorious MS-13 gang with nicknames such as "Desastre" and "Lucifer" have been charged with running a criminal racketeering enterprise enforced with a string of murders, some by machete, prosecutors said on Tuesday.

Couple sues L.A. fertility clinic, says their embryo implanted in wrong woman

11 Jul 2019

LOS ANGELES A California couple who says their embryo was implanted into a New York woman in an allegedly botched in vitro fertilization procedure sued their Los Angeles-based fertility clinic on Wednesday, the second lawsuit in the case.

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