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12-year-old boy sitting on bed shot in knee during police raid, lawsuit says

A 12-year-old boy sat on a bed in his family’s suburban Chicago home with his hands up. Outside his bedroom, almost two dozen SWAT officers were executing a search warrant for his mother’s boyfriend. That’s when the fast-moving events on the early morning of May 26 converged into the terrifying moment Amir Worship, who was […]

U.S. says border agents patrolling river shot at from Mexico

The U.S. Border Patrol says agents patrolling the Rio Grande have been shot at by gunmen from the Mexican side. No agents were injured. But the agency says one of its boats was damaged by automatic weapons gunfire in the shooting around 2:30 a.m. Friday near the South Texas city of Fronton. Agents on board […]

‘I’m the shooter’: Accused El Paso gunman told police he was targeting Mexicans

The man accused of gunning down 22 people at an El Paso Walmart last week confessed to the grisly crime and admitted he was targeting people of Mexican descent, according to unsealed court documents Friday. Texas Rangers, responding to the scene in an unmarked car, came up to a vehicle in the left-hand turn lane […]

Mom’s voice recording to play in Malaysian jungle in search for 15-year-old London girl

Malaysian rescuers will play a recording of the voice of the mother of a 15-year-old London girl who mysteriously disappeared from a forest resort, as the search entered a fifth day Thursday and her family made an emotional appeal for support. Negeri Sembilan state police chief Mohamad Mat Yusop said police have already made voice […]

Flight attendant accused of being drunk on flight is arrested and fired

A flight attendant was arrested and fired after passengers said she was drunk and barely able to stand or speak during a brief trip from Chicago to South Bend, Indiana, officials said. Juliann March, 49, a resident of Waukesha, Wisconsin, was arrested Aug. 2 when her Air Wisconsin flight from Chicago landed in South Bend, […]