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Armed Congregants Kill Gunman Who Shot 2 at Texas Church

WHITE SETTLEMENT, Texas — A gunman who killed two people during a Texas church service was fatally shot within seconds by armed congregants, said state officials, who hailed the state's gun laws that allow weapons in places of worship. “I was so surprised b...
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Navy: Flight Training Suspended for Saudi Students

WASHINGTON — Flight training has been suspended for more than 300 Saudi Arabian students at three bases in Florida in the wake of the deadly shooting by a Saudi Air Force officer on Friday, the U.S. Navy said Tuesday. Navy Commander Clay Doss said classroom...

Suspects in Slayings Slip into Walls to Flee From Salinas Jail

MONTEREY — Officials on Monday were trying to find out how two men charged with murder were able to escape from jail in Salinas. The Monterey County Sheriff's Office warned that the fugitives should be considered dangerous but gave no other details on how t...
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Activists Call for Federal Investigation into Fresno Police

At times, Christina Pauline Lopez, overcome with the emotion of the moment, hid her face behind a sign depicting images of her son. Lopez was among the protesters at the Robert Coyle Federal Courthouse in downtown Fresno on Monday night decrying the 2017 sh...