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7 stabbed at neo-Nazi event outside California Capitol

| | Jun 27 2016 - 12:05am | Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Seven people were stabbed, with some injured critically, during clashes between rallying neo-Nazis and counterprotesters Sunday at the state Capitol, authorities said.

  • | Posted: Jun 15 2016 - 12:05am

    PARIS — In a video released by the Islamic State group and recorded in the suburban Paris home of his victims, a former jihadi recruiter confessed to killing a police officer and his female companion and listed other prominent people he planned to target.

  • | Posted: Jun 15 2016 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama angrily denounced Donald Trump’s anti-Muslim rhetoric on Tuesday, blasting the views of the presumptive Republican presidential nominee as a threat to American security and a menacing echo of some of the most shameful moments in U.S. history.

  • | Posted: Jun 15 2016 - 12:05am

    ORLANDO, Fla. — The murky picture of Orlando gunman Omar Mateen grew more complex Tuesday with word that the FBI is investigating whether he had been a regular at the gay dance club he attacked and had been leading a secret life as a gay man.

  • | Posted: Jun 14 2016 - 12:38pm

    After years of research into dolphin behavior and countless protests from activists about their life in captivity, the dolphins at the National Aquarium in Baltimore will be relocated to an oceanside sanctuary.

  • Posted: Jun 14 2016 - 11:00am

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has signed into law a ban on selling shark fins.

  • | Posted: Jun 14 2016 - 12:05am

    Twenty countries are triply cursed: They have serious levels of malnutrition, diet-related anemia and obesity, according to the Global Nutrition Report published Monday.

  • | Posted: Jun 14 2016 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Donald Trump vowed Monday to impose a broad ban on immigration from areas of the world with a history of terrorism and suggested some Muslims in the United States are turning a blind eye to unfolding plots, as he outlined an aggressive response to the deadly attack in Orlando.

  • | Posted: Jun 14 2016 - 12:05am

    CHARLESTOWN, Ind. — An Indiana man arrested in California over the weekend with three assault rifles had been ordered by a judge in April to give up all his guns, but authorities in his home state said Monday they had not made any surprise checks to confirm he was following the probation requirement.

  • | Posted: Jun 14 2016 - 12:05am

    BALTIMORE — As federal authorities weigh a plan to release genetically modified mosquitoes to help control the spread of the Zika virus, they need to overcome public fears about the risks and potential unintended consequences.

  • | Posted: Jun 13 2016 - 10:27am

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando mourned the 49 people slaughtered in the attack on a gay nightclub, as the White House and the FBI portrayed the killer Monday as an apparent “homegrown extremist” who espoused support for a jumble of often-conflicting Islamic organizations.

  • | Posted: Jun 13 2016 - 10:26am

    As the largest mass shooting in modern U.S. history began to unfold, an off-duty police officer working at a gay nightclub exchanged gunfire with the suspect. But three hours passed before a SWAT team stormed the building and brought the attack to an end.

  • | Posted: Jun 13 2016 - 10:25am

    From across the world, officials and public figures are expressing condemnation and shock over the Florida mass shooting at the Pulse Orlando nightclub on Sunday, when police say a gunman wielding an assault-type rifle opened fire, killing at least 49 people and wounding dozens.

  • | Posted: Jun 13 2016 - 10:22am

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Dutch woman who told Qatari police she had been drugged and raped in March has been in government detention ever since on unclear charges, a lawyer said Saturday.

  • | Posted: Jun 13 2016 - 10:18am

    WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has turned down an appeal from American Samoans who said they should be considered U.S. citizens at birth.

  • | Posted: Jun 13 2016 - 10:17am

    HAVANA (AP) — Galo Beltran stands on the tarmac testing a hand-held baggage scanner. Each time a barcode is successfully read, he smiles.