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Police officers escort a family from the apartment complex to safety Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Rothschild, Wis. The shootings happened at a bank, a law firm and an apartment complex, where officers, including a SWAT team, were in a standoff with the suspect late in the afternoon, Wausau police Capt. Todd Baeten said at a news conference. The area is about 90 miles west of Green Bay.  (T'xer Zhon Kha /The Post-Crescent via AP)
Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin townAuthorities say a police officer and three other people and killed when a domestic dispute escalated into shootings at three locations in northern Wisconsin
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This undated file photo shows, Kitty Genovese. Genovese, a bar manager, was stabbed to death in March 1964 as she returned home to the Kew Gardens section of Queens, New York at 3:20 a.m. According to police dozens of people looked on but did nothing. The case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl that police say was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in similarly shocking attacks: What is the obligation of bystanders who see a crime unfolding before them? And why do they not intervene? (The Daily News via AP, File)
Facebook rape stirs questions about witnessing crimes onlineThe case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in similarly shocking attacks: What is the obligation of bystanders who see a crime unfolding before them
The Associated Press1 hour ago
James Harris Jackson is escorted out of a police precinct in New York, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Police said Jackson, accused of fatally stabbing a black man in New York City, told investigators he traveled from Baltimore specifically to attack black people. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Official: Sword death of black man is "assault" on diversityNew York City officials are calling the death of a black man who they say was repeatedly stabbed with a sword by a white U.S. Army veteran from Baltimore, "an assault" on the city's inclusiveness and diversity
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Attorneys oppose request to schedule 2nd execution attemptAttorneys for a convicted Ohio killer who survived a botched execution attempt in 2009 are opposing a request to set a new execution date
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Ohio court rejects media request for autopsies of 8 slainAn appeals court has rejected a newspaper's request for access to coroner's office evidence regarding eight Ohio massacre victims
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FILE - This April 22, 2014, file photo shows an employment application form on a table at a job fair in Hudson, N.Y. Middle-age white Americans with limited education are increasingly dying younger, on average, than other middle-age U.S. adults, a trend driven by their dwindling economic opportunities, research by two Princeton University economists has found. The economists, Anne Case and Angus Deaton, argue in a paper released Thursday, March 23, 2017, that the loss of steady middle-income jobs for those with high school degrees or less has triggered broad problems for this group. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)
Less-educated middle-age US whites dying younger than othersMiddle-age white Americans with limited education are increasingly dying younger, on average, than other middle-age U.S. adults, a trend driven by their dwindling economic opportunities, research by two Princeton University economists has found
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Teen accused of helping friend shoot girl in headA second teenager was ordered to stand trial Wednesday by a juvenile court judge who determined there's sufficient evidence to suggest he helped plan an attack that ended with his friend wounding a girl with a gunshot to the head
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The Latest: Parents investigated twice before son diedThe Arizona Department of Child Safety says it twice investigated the parents of a 9-year-old boy who was fatally shot in his home
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Hawaii Rep. Beth Fukumoto talks to reporters about why she's leaving the Republican Party on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Honolulu. Rep. Fukumoto resigned from the GOP Wednesday because she says its members refuse to oppose racism and sexism and that she was pressured to give up her leadership post at the statehouse after criticizing President Donald Trump. She's hoping to become a Democrat but does not know whether the Democratic Party will accept her. (AP Photo/Cathy Bussewitz)
The Latest: Hawaii GOP: Fukumoto should have given up seatThe leader of Hawaii's GOP says a Republican who's leaving the party should have resigned her statehouse seat and let the party choose her replacement
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Police officers escort a family from the apartment complex to safety Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Rothschild, Wis. The shootings happened at a bank, a law firm and an apartment complex, where officers, including a SWAT team, were in a standoff with the suspect late in the afternoon, Wausau police Capt. Todd Baeten said at a news conference. The area is about 90 miles west of Green Bay.  (T'xer Zhon Kha /The Post-Crescent via AP)
Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin townAuthorities say a police officer and three other people and killed when a domestic dispute escalated into shootings at three locations in northern Wisconsin
The Associated Press3 hours ago
CORRECTS LAST NAME TO LAVARNIA- This undated booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff shows Kansas Lavarnia Police say Wendy Lavarnia was arrested after her 2-year-old son picked up her loaded handgun and fatally shot his 9-year-old brother.  Kansas Lavarnia was arrested on suspicion of misconduct with a weapon for being a prohibited possessor with a gun in the family home.  (Maricopa County Sheriff via AP)
Police: Parents delay help for wounded boy to scrub evidencePhoenix police say the parents of a 9-year-old boy who was shot in the head put off calling 911 as they cleaned up evidence in multiple rooms of the house
The Associated Press3 hours ago
This undated file photo shows, Kitty Genovese. Genovese, a bar manager, was stabbed to death in March 1964 as she returned home to the Kew Gardens section of Queens, New York at 3:20 a.m. According to police dozens of people looked on but did nothing. The case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl that police say was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in similarly shocking attacks: What is the obligation of bystanders who see a crime unfolding before them? And why do they not intervene? (The Daily News via AP, File)
Facebook rape stirs questions about witnessing crimes onlineThe case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in similarly shocking attacks: What is the obligation of bystanders who see a crime unfolding before them
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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