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The Latest: Police eye Oregon stabbing suspect's ideology

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 3:20pm

The Latest on a stabbing on a Portland, Oregon, train that left two dead (all times local):

Report: After Pulse massacre, police training needs changes

Mike Schneider, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 3:03pm

As a law enforcement foundation reviews how the Orlando Police Department responded to a 2016 mass shooting at a gay nightclub, the organization's staffers say in a paper that police training and protocols may need to change.

UK police show photo of concert bomber, ask public for info

Jill Lawless and Mstyslav Chernov, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 3:03pm

British police on Saturday released surveillance-camera images of the Manchester concert bomber on the night of the attack as they appealed for more information about his final days.

Parents of toddler shot in Utah among those unpunished

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 2:45pm

The parents of a 2-year-old Utah boy who was shot and killed by his 3-year-old sister in 2014 weren't charged after investigators determined it was a horrible accident.

2 officers suffer minor injuries in South Carolina shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 2:24pm

Authorities say two police officers are recovering from minor injuries after they were shot chasing a driver who ran from a traffic stop in South Carolina.

Police: Suspect in Portland stabbings ranted about Muslims

Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 2:24pm

A man who police say fatally stabbed two people who tried to stop him from yelling anti-Islamic slurs on a Portland light-rail train spent time in prison for robbery and kidnapping charges years ago, according to court records and a defense attorney.

Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died

Bruce Schreiner, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 2:15pm

Former U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning, a Hall of Fame pitcher who parlayed his sports fame into a political career as an uncompromising advocate for conservative causes, has died. He was 85.

Police: Woman locked her kids in car trunk while she shopped

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 2:05pm

A 39-year-old Utah woman has been arrested after she allegedly locked her two young children in her car's trunk while she went inside a Wal-Mart store to shop.

Trump's trip: Conventional images and unconventional talk

Julie Pace and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:25pm

As he dashed through the Middle East and Europe, Donald Trump looked like a conventional American leader abroad. He solemnly laid a wreath at a Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, had an audience with the pope at the Vatican and stood center stage with Western allies at the annual summits that dominate the diplomatic calendar.

Virginia police special agent fatally shot; suspect arrested

Alanna Durkin Richer, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:03pm

A man fatally shot a Virginia State Police special agent in a Richmond public housing project before fleeing on foot, sparking an overnight manhunt that ended with his arrest on Saturday, authorities said.

1 dead, 1 in custody after apparent shooting in S. Idaho

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:00pm

One man is dead and another is in custody following an apparent shooting at a home in south-central Idaho.

Lawsuit filed following fatal boating crash in N. Idaho

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 12:45pm

The mother of a Gonzaga student killed in a boating crash on Lake Coeur d'Alene in northern Idaho last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.

Pollster pioneer Bendixen has died in Miami

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 12:45pm

Sergio Bendixen, a pioneer in public opinion polling of Latinos who also was the first Hispanic to run a U.S. presidential campaign, has died.

At JFK's centennial, book chronicles presidency, day-by-day

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 12:26pm

and the style and wit with which he shaped the hopes of a generation — through day-by-day reports drawn from coverage at the time, right up to his assassination in November 1963.

Soldier from Georgia killed when vehicle rolls over in Syria

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 12:14pm

U.S. military officials say a soldier from Georgia has been killed in a vehicle crash in Syria.

Former Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning, who also served in U.S. Senate, has died

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 11:50am

Former Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning, who also served in U.S. Senate, has died.

Police search for 2 in DC shooting that left 1 dead, 7 hurt

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 11:42am

Police in Washington are searching for two suspects in connection with a shooting early Saturday that left one person dead and seven people injured.

Guard to face trial for ignoring inmate's threat of suicide

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 11:24am

A judge has ordered a prison guard to stand trial in the death of a Michigan inmate who killed herself.

Town leader to step down 5 years after Sandy Hook shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 11:10am

The woman in Newtown's highest elected office announced she will step down, five years after she helped lead the community through the Sandy Hook school shooting.

4 ordered to trial in beating death of Somali cab driver

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 10:46am

Four men have been ordered to stand trial in Pennsylvania in the death of a Somali immigrant cab driver in Pittsburgh.