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February 20, 2017 8:47 PM Police officer killed while responding to traffic accident

A California police officer was killed and another wounded in a shooting Monday while they were trying to help a man who had been in a traffic accident in Whittier, officials said. The two city police officers had responded to a report of a traffic accident and approached the vehicle when they were shot, said Lt. John Corina of the Los Angeles County 12

February 20, 2017 7:30 PM Officer responding to car crash is shot dead; 2nd officer wounded

A police officer responding to a car crash was killed Monday outside Los Angeles, and a second officer was wounded, according to investigators. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said the two officers responded to what they believed was a traffic accident in Whittier when a gang member who was "all tattooed up" began firing. They "think they’re 13

February 20, 2017 4:25 PM Missing Florida college student found dead

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office has identified a body found over the weekend as a missing University of North Florida student and Pembroke Pines Flanagan High graduate. The body of George Louissaint Jr. was found Saturday floating in a retention pond by someone walking their dog, according to the sheriff’s office. Louissaint, a Hollywood native, had been missing 10

February 20, 2017 3:42 PM Washington state 17-year-old accused of fatally stabbing twin brother

Washington state teen accused of fatally stabbing twin brother A 17-year-old Washington state boy is in custody, accused of fatally stabbing his twin brother, authorities said. The stabbing happened early Sunday in a home in Coulee City, a 600-population town in the central part of the state. Deputies were called around 2:30 a.m., and the victim was pronounced 14

February 20, 2017 12:30 AM Flood fears renewed as another storm aims for California

SAN FRANCISCO – The first outer rain bands from a powerful Pacific storm headed to Northern California on Sunday brought light rain and wind and renewed warnings of possible flooding in the already soggy region. The San Joaquin River at a measuring station near Vernalis remained at "danger stage," meaning it keeps approaching the top of levees, said Tim Daly, a spokesman 17

February 19, 2017 9:28 PM Trump Proposal Would Deport More Immigrants Immediately

“We will have strong borders again,” he told supporters, who cheered robustly. “You’ve seen it on television. General Kelly, now Secretary Kelly, he’s really doing the job. You’re seeing it. The gang members — bad, bad people. I said it Day 1. And they’re going out, or they’re being put in prison. But for the most part, get them the hell out of here. Bring 24

February 17, 2017 3:28 PM Trump weighs mobilizing Nat Guard for immigration roundups

The Trump administration is considering a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including millions living nowhere near the Mexico border, according to a draft memo obtained by The Associated Press. The 11-page document calls for the unprecedented militarization of immigration enforcement as far north 13

February 17, 2017 6:17 AM Across the USA: Protests, closures on a #DayWithoutImmigrants

Alvarado Street, a major Latino gathering spot in Los Angeles, saw many businesses closed on 'A Day without Immigrants'. Jefferson Graham reports. Some residents in all but a dozen states took part in a Día Sin Inmigrantes, a Day Without Immigrants, according to media reports. The Thursday protest was organized nationwide in response to President Trump's 22

February 16, 2017 9:22 PM Video shows deputies fighting at detention center

A fight between a sheriff's deputy and a deputy jailer broke out last week in front of inmates at a detention center in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. The brawl was captured on camera, and the security video was released by the Hardin County Sheriff's Office. The detention center employee was arrested and suspended with pay. Approximately 188,000 people were evacuated 11

February 15, 2017 4:27 PM 1,000-pound concrete bird statue snatched from North Carolina chicken farm

Concrete bird statue snatched from N.C. chicken farm That’s what sheriff’s deputies in Alexander County, North Carolina, are trying to figure out as they search for the concrete statue that disappeared from a farm west of Taylorsville over the weekend. Deputies think the statue was taken sometime between 8 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday from the driveway 17