4 killed, 6 wounded in shooting at backyard party

Fresno Police Lt. Bill Dooley speaks to reporters at the scene of a shooting at a backyard party Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, in southeast Fresno, Calif. Multiple people were shot and at least four of them were killed Sunday at a party in Fresno when suspects sneaked into the backyard and fired into the crowd, police said. (Larry Valenzuela/The Fresno Bee via AP)

Police say at least nine people were shot at a party in Fresno in what appears to be a “mass casualty shooting,” local media report

Why Trump pulled back from ban on e-cigarette flavors: Jobs, votes

President Donald Trump pauses during an event on health care prices in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

Everything seemed ready to go: President Donald Trump's ban on most e-cigarette flavors had been cleared by federal regulators. Officials were poised to announce that they would order candy, fruit and mint flavors off the market within 30 days - a...

Hong Kong police storm university held by protesters

Protesters hold British and American flags and a sign reading

Police breached a Hong Kong university campus held by protesters after an all-night siege that included firing repeated barrages of tear gas and water cannons

Iran shuts down internet access in attempt to quell protests

This photo released by the Iranian Students' News Agency, ISNA, shows cars driving past a scorched public bus that remained on the street after protests that followed authorities' decision to raise gasoline prices, in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.  Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's supreme leader, on Sunday backed the government's decision to raise gasoline prices and called angry protesters who have been setting fire to public property over the hike

Iran’s supreme leader calls violent protesters ‘thugs,’ signals possible crackdown as protests reach 100 cities and towns


American teacher in Dominican Republic killed for $80, cellphone, laptop

Police in the Dominican Republic have arrested six men and are looking for an additional suspect in the death of an American teacher who was found dead in her apartment on Tuesday. The event brought the resort gem back into the spotlight after a...

Sandy Hook lawsuit could force Remington to open books

FILE - In this March 1, 2018 file photo, a light advertising Remington products hangs from the ceiling at Duke's Sport Shop in New Castle, Pa. For years, the gun industry has been immune from most lawsuits, but a recent ruling allowing families of victims in the Newton school shooting to challenge the way an AR-15 used by the shooter was marketed is upending that longstanding roadblock. The U.S. Supreme Court recently rejected efforts by gunmaker Remington to quash the lawsuit, allowing it to continue to be heard in Connecticut courts.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)

A lawsuit against America’s oldest gunmaker is being watched closely

Big study casts doubt on need for many heart procedures

In this Feb. 16, 2017 file photo, surgeons perform a non-emergency angioplasty at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. Through a blood vessel in the groin, a tube is guided to a blockage in the heart. A tiny balloon is then inflated to flatten the clog, and a mesh tube called a stent is inserted to prop the artery open. According to a federally funded study released on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, people with severe but stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get a procedure to improve blood flow rather than just giving medicines a chance to help, but it won't cut their risk of having a heart attack or dying over the following few years. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

A large study finds that people with stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get a stent or bypass procedure, but it won't cut their risk of having a heart attack or dying over the next few years

Alleged gunman, victim among 6 charged after game shooting

Police investigate the scene after a gunman shot into a crowd of people during a football game at Pleasantville High School in Pleasantville, N.J., Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Players and spectators ran for cover Friday night when a gunman opened fire at the New Jersey high school football game. (Edward Lea/The Press of Atlantic City via AP)

Six men have been charged after a shooting at a New Jersey high school football game, including the alleged gunman and one of the three people wounded in what authorities say was the result of “petty vengeance.”

Parents, 3 sons die in apparent murder-suicide in San Diego

San Diego police investigate the scene of a shooting in Paradise Hills, a San Diego neighborhood, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. Police said Saturday that five members of a family, including three young boys, have died and another boy was hospitalized with injuries in an apparent murder-suicide in San Diego. (John Wilkens/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP)

Police say a husband and wife and 3 of their young children died Saturday morning at the family’s San Diego home in what authorities believe was a murder-suicide sparked by a bitter divorce

Chinese troops join Hong Kong cleanup as protesters retreat

In this image made from video, People’s Liberation Army soldiers, with brooms, arrive to clean up the protest area at Hong Kong Baptist University in Hong Kong, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. Troops from the Chinese army joined an effort to clean up debris outside the university, which was the site of clashes this week. (Television Broadcasts Limited Hong Kong via AP)

Chinese troops come out of the barracks in Hong Kong _ not to quell protests but to help clean up

Bolivia’s crisis turns dangerous as 8 killed in clash

Mourners hold wreaths around the coffin of a supporter of former President Evo Morales killed during clashes with security forces in Sacaba, Bolivia, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. Bolivian security forces clashed with Morales' supporters in a central town Friday, leaving at least five people dead, dozens more injured and escalating the challenge to the country's interim government to restore stability. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)

Officials now say at least eight people died when Bolivian security forces fired on supporters of Evo Morales

White House: Trump undergoes tests during medical checkup

The motorcade of President Donald Trump waits at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

President Donald Trump spend more than two hours at Walter Reed National Medical Center for what the White House says are medical tests as part of his annual physical

Scientists: Venice flooding a glimpse ahead at what climate change will bring to coastal cities

A woman tries to cross a flooded street as people walk on a trestle bridge during high water, in Venice, northern Italy, Nov. 15, 2019. (Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP)

More tidewater roared into Venice on Friday, layering more catastrophic floods into the lagoon city and panicking residents over the viability of living on the lip of the Adriatic Sea.

Trump pushes rules to let patients know what they're paying beforehand for health care

The Trump administration took a step closer to lifting the veil on opaque health-care prices Friday, advancing two regulations intended to give consumers more information about what they pay for medical services.

Motive a mystery in fatal California school attack; shooter dies

Parent Mirna Herrera kneels with her daughters Liliana, 15, and Alexandra, 16, at the Central Park memorial for the Saugus High School victims in Santa Clarita, Calif., Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Investigators said Friday they have yet to find a diary, manifesto or note that would explain why a boy killed two students outside his Southern California high school on his 16th birthday. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

A homicide official says that investigators did not find a diary, manifesto or note belonging to the boy who killed two people outside his Southern California high school on his 16th birthday

Roger Stone guilty of witness tampering, lying to Congress

In this Nov. 12, 2019 file photo, Roger Stone, a longtime Republican provocateur and former confidant of President Donald Trump, waits in line at the federal court in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Roger Stone, a longtime friend and ally of President Donald Trump, has been found guilty at his trial in federal court in Washington

Los Angeles suburb mourns student victims after school shooting

Hannah Schooping-Gutierrez, center, a student at Saugus High School, is comforted by her boyfriend Declan Sheridan, at right, a student at nearby Valencia High School during a vigil at Central Park in the aftermath of a shooting at Saugus Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, in Santa Clarita, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Investigators are trying to determine why a 16-year-old suspect pulled a gun at a Los Angeles-area high school campus, killing two students and wounding three before turning the gun on himself

Charlottesville suit seeks to link online talk to violence

FILE - In this Aug. 12, 2017, file photo, an emergency employee helps an injured person after a neo-Nazi drove his car into a group of counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va. A group of plaintiffs has filed a lawsuit alleging that individuals who planned the rally conspired to infringe on their civil rights. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)

A lawsuit that could go trial next year uses online chats to argue that the white-nationalist violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Virginia, in 2017 was part of a conspiracy



Coastal public access hiding in plain sight in a Mystic neighborhood

A street that provides access to the Mystic River is not marked as public access.


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