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Attorney Benjamin Crump speaks alongside members of Dijon Kizzee's family during a news conference Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, Los Angeles. Dijon Kizzee, 29, "posed no threat" to deputies when they fired 19 shots at him, attorney Crump said at the news conference. Kizzee shot and killed by Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies wasn't holding a gun when they opened fire, attorneys for his family said Tuesday, contradicting a claim that he had picked up a dropped weapon during a struggle. (AP Photo/Stefanie Dazio)
Attorney: Black man shot by LA deputies wasn't holding a gunAttorneys for a Black man shot and killed by Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies says he wasn't holding a gun when they opened fire — contradicting an account from the department
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Man, 77, charged in 1974 murder of Texas teenage girlPolice say man was arrested and charged in the 1974 killing of a Texas teenage girl after nearly 50 years of investigation
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FILE – This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss, an Ohio State University team doctor employed by the school from 1978 until his 1998 retirement. A court reviewer says Ohio State University violated state public records law by intentionally withholding old documents from one of the men alleging decades-old sexual misconduct by Strauss. (Ohio State University via AP, File)
Court reviewer: Ohio State broke law by withholding recordsA court reviewer says Ohio State University violated state public records law by intentionally withholding old documents from one of the men alleging decades-old sexual misconduct by a school doctor
The Associated Press6 hours ago
2 Marines accused in drug overdose case of fellow MarineTwo U.S. Marines have been arrested on a federal grand jury indictment alleging the lance corporals were involved in drug sales including to a fellow Marine who died of an overdose in May
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020, file photo, Dawn Wooten, left, a nurse at Irwin County Detention Center in Ocilla, Georgia, speaks at a news conference in Atlanta protesting conditions at the immigration jail. Immigration authorities have stopped sending detained women at the Irwin County Detention Center to a rural Georgia gynecologist accused of performing surgeries without consent, a government spokesman said Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeff Amy, File)
Migrant women to no longer see doctor accused of misconductImmigration authorities have stopped sending detained women to a rural Georgia gynecologist accused of performing surgeries without consent
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Denver police investigate baton assault of protesterDenver police are investigating an allegation that an officer sexually assaulted a protester with a baton while taking him into custody in July
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People fish in Galveston Bay Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, in Galveston, Texas. The Ike Dike is a proposed coastal barrier that would protect the Houston-Galveston region, including Galveston Bay from hurricane storm surge. The project was conceived by Bill Merrell, a professor in the Marine Sciences Department at Texas A&M University at Galveston and a former president of the school, in response to the extensive surge damage caused by Hurricane Ike in September of 2008. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Close call with storm renews debate over Houston barrierWhen it was spared a blow from Hurricane Laura last month, Houston breathed a sigh of relief
The Associated Press8 hours ago
U.S. Census Director Steven Dillingham speaks as he joins Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey as they hold a news conference to urge Arizonans to participate in the nation's once-a-decade census population count Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Phoenix. Ending the 2020 census at the end of September instead of the end of October, could cost Florida and Montana congressional seats and result in Texas, Florida, Arizona, Georgia, and North Carolina losing $500 million in federal funding for healthcare for its neediest residents. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool)
With 95% homes hit, feds say no need for census extensionGovernment attorneys say with the number of U.S. households counted topping 95%, there is no reason for a judge to order the U.S. Census Bureau to extend by a month the head count of every U.S. resident
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2019 file photo, smoke and steam rise from a coal processing plant in Hejin in central China's Shanxi Province. Chinese President Xi Jinping says his country will aim to stop pumping additional carbon dioxide, the main global warming gas, into the atmosphere by 2060. Xi's announcement during a speech Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020,  to the U.N. General Assembly is a significant step for the world's biggest emitter of greenhouse gases and was immediately cheered by climate campaigners. (AP Photo/Sam McNeil, File)
China, top global emitter, aims to go carbon-neutral by 2060Chinese President Xi Jinping says his country will aim to stop adding to the global warming problem by 2060
The Associated Press10 hours ago
This drone photo provided by Michael Mann shows the Oregon Capitol building, with its "Oregon Pioneer" bronze sculpture atop the dome, with skies filled with smoke and ash from wildfires as a backdrop in Salem, Ore., on Sept. 8, 2020. Fires continued to rage across the West Coast on Monday, Sept. 21, 2020. (Michael Mann via AP)
Oregon grieves for natural places wiped out by wildfiresOregonians are grieving the loss of some of their most treasured natural places to wildfires
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Healthcare workers line up for free personal protective equipment in front of a mural by artist Romero Britto at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, in Miami. Hundreds of workers lined up for the PPE given out by the New York nonprofit Cut Red Tape 4 Heroes. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
'Unfathomable': US death toll from coronavirus hits 200,000The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus has topped 200,000, by far the highest in the world
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2018, file photo, ballots are recounted in Maine's 2nd Congressional District in Augusta, Maine. Ranked choice voting will be used for the first time in a presidential race under in the Nov. 3, 2020, election after a ruling Tuesday, Sept. 22, by the Maine Supreme Court. The court concluded the state Republican Party failed to gain enough signatures for a referendum to reject a state law expanding ranked choice voting. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, file)
Ranked choice voting in Maine a go for presidential electionA Maine Supreme Court decision means ranked choice voting will be used for the first time in a presidential race anywhere in the United States
The Associated Press12 hours ago
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