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Officer killed during police chase in Washington stateAuthorities say a police officer in the Seattle suburb of Kent who was trying to stop a fleeing driver was apparently struck and killed by another officer
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
An unidentified Trader Joe's supermarket employee, center, talks on her phone as Los Angeles Police evacuate a group of witnesses after a gunman barricaded himself inside the store in Los Angeles Saturday, July 21, 2018. Police believe a man involved in a standoff at the Los Angeles supermarket shot his grandmother and girlfriend and then fired at officers during a pursuit before he crashed into a utility pole outside the supermarket and ran inside the store. About three hours after he took hostages in the store, the suspect surrendered. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Gunman in LA supermarket standoff arrested for murderLos Angeles police say a man who took hostages inside a busy supermarket has been arrested on suspicion of murder
The Associated Press56 minutes ago
An unidentified Trader Joe's supermarket employee, center, talks on her phone as Los Angeles Police evacuate a group of witnesses after a gunman barricaded himself inside the store in Los Angeles Saturday, July 21, 2018. Police believe a man involved in a standoff at the Los Angeles supermarket shot his grandmother and girlfriend and then fired at officers during a pursuit before he crashed into a utility pole outside the supermarket and ran inside the store. About three hours after he took hostages in the store, the suspect surrendered. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
The Latest: Man in LA standoff arrested on murder chargePolice say a gunman who took hostages inside a Los Angeles supermarket has been booked on suspicion of murder
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Andrew Aldrin, Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin's son, attends the Apollo Celebration Gala at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Saturday, July 21, 2018. The event kicked off a yearlong celebration of the upcoming 50-year anniversary of the first moon landing. (AP Photo/Alex Sanz)
Gala opens countdown to 50th anniversary of 1st moon landingFormer astronaut Buzz Aldrin was noticeably absent from a gala kicking of a yearlong celebration of the 50-year anniversary of the first moon landing.
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Teen Girl Says Duck-Boat Captain Was 'Freaking Out'A teenager on the Missouri duck boat was apparently "freaking out" when it sank because the captain was doing the same. "She's sad—very sad," Mandi Keller of Texas says about her 15-year-old daughter Gillian, per the Kansas City Star . Gillian was with her father on the boat that sank...
Newser3 hours ago
Only Food Critic to Win a Pulitzer DiesJonathan Gold was a restaurant critic, the only one to win a Pulitzer Prize for his efforts, and he was 57 when pancreatic cancer ended his life on Saturday—just a few weeks after his diagnosis. He was also a gentle giant in an industry that has now lost two...
Newser4 hours ago
In this Thursday, July 19, 2018 photo, a cooked lobster is served on a picnic table at McLoon's Lobster Shack in Spruce Head, Maine. The lobster business is in the midst of its busiest part of the year, when tourists flock to coastal states with a beachside lobster dinner in mind. Summer is also when prices tend to fall a bit but so far this season they haven't fallen much. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
All shell, no shock: Lobster prices strong, season picks upNew England's lobster industry faces big new challenges in selling the seafood to Europe and China, but the trouble hasn't caused prices to budge much for American consumers
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Russia: OK, Release Our Accused SpyThe week of Russia whiplash continues , with Moscow now demanding the release of a Russian woman accused of being a covert spy , reports the New York Times . Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov made the request Saturday during a phone call to counterpart Mike Pompeo in which he "stressed that the actions...
Newser5 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2017 file photo, Sen. Simcha Felder, D-Brooklyn, attends a state legislative hearing in Albany, N.Y. Felder, a Democrat who caucuses with the Republicans in the state Senate, supported legislation that protects schools with long school days, bilingual programs and nonprofit status _ in effect, yeshivas _ and put the state Education Department, not local school districts, in charge of determining what curriculum rules those schools must follow. A lawsuit seeks to stop the state from enforcing legislation that passed last spring that was intended to shield yeshivas from some government oversight. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File)
Questioning real-world learning at ultra-Orthodox schoolsCritics say dozens of New York's ultra-Orthodox Jewish schools run by Hasidic Jews are failing to provide enough instruction in English, math or other secular subjects to prepare students for the modern world
The Associated Press5 hours ago
DNI: I Meant No Disrespect to TrumpDirector of National Intelligence Dan Coats is softening his off-the-cuff reaction last week to news that President Trump had invited Vladimir Putin to the White House, saying he meant no harm. "Some press coverage has mischaracterized my intentions in responding to breaking news presented to me during a live interview,...
Newser6 hours ago
Woman Killed in Hostage Standoff at Trader Joe'sA California domestic dispute spiraled out of control Saturday, ending with the death of a complete stranger. Police say that an unidentified 28-year-old male got in a fight with his grandmother, shot her at least seven times, then forced another female into the grandmother's Toyota and fled, reports the Los...
Newser8 hours ago
The black-tie Apollo Celebration Gala is held under a Saturn V rocket at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Saturday, July 21, 2018. The event kicked off a yearlong celebration of the upcoming 50-year anniversary of the first moon landing, and featured a panel discussion by astronauts, an awards ceremony and an auction of space memorabilia. (AP Photo/Alex Sanz)
Aldrin skips Space Center gala amid feud with his childrenFormer NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin skipped a gala to kick off a yearlong celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, even though his foundation is a sponsor
The Associated Press10 hours ago
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