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Ohio cop indicted on murder charge in traffic-stop shooting

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CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate was indict... Full Story

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  • Ohio cop indicted on murder charge in traffic-stop shooting
    Ohio cop indicted on murder charge in traffic-stop shooting

    CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge, with a prosecutor saying the officer "purposely killed him" and "should never have been a police officer."

  • Colorado shooter's mom: Silence was his loudest cry for help
    Colorado shooter's mom: Silence was his loudest cry for help

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes' mother insisted Wednesday that she would "have been crawling on all fours" to reach him had she known he was talking about killing people weeks before he ambushed a crowded Colorado movie theater.

  • The Latest: Hundreds protest lion killing at dentist office
    The Latest: Hundreds protest lion killing at dentist office

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The latest information on the Minnesota hunter and guides in Zimbabwe who killed a protected lion during a hunt in the African nation (all times are Central):

  • Advocates seek Vatican inquiry of Newark, NJ, archbishop
    Advocates seek Vatican inquiry of Newark, NJ, archbishop

    NEW YORK (AP) — Priests, nuns and canon lawyers who advocate for molestation victims urged Pope Francis on Wednesday to use the new Vatican tribunal he formed on negligent bishops to investigate the archbishop of Newark, New Jersey, who has long been accused of sheltering abusive priests.

  • 3 UVa graduates sue Rolling Stone over retracted rape story

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Court documents show that three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity profiled in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story are suing the publication and the article's author.

  • Panicked 911 caller: Dispatcher had no reason to hang up

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A 911 caller said Wednesday she was panicked about a friend being shot but stayed as calm as possible before a New Mexico dispatcher told her to "deal with it yourself" and hung up as she sought aid.

  • Report: Boy accused of strangling child had past troubles

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — An 11-year-old boy accused of strangling a 4-year-old boy had a history of disturbing behavior, including choking another child until the child turned blue in the face and carrying around dead farm animals, according to sheriff's deputies.

  • Appeals court: Kansas abortion opponent must stand trial

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas abortion opponent must stand trial over a letter she sent to a Wichita doctor saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.

  • Texas AG: Office has received more Planned Parenthood videos
    Texas AG: Office has received more Planned Parenthood videos

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Wednesday that his office has received video taken in a Planned Parenthood clinic he says is consistent with other stealthily recorded footage that has Republicans again taking on the biggest abortion provider in the U.S.

  • US court says drug-sniffing dog fails the smell test

    CHICAGO (AP) — Lex the police dog from central Illinois is far from top dog in drug-sniffing skills.

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