Violent crime Headlines

  • Germany preparing to deport convicted Sept 11 suspect

    Germany is preparing to deport a Moroccan man convicted in Hamburg of helping three of the Sept. 11 attackers as they got ready to strike New York and Washington. Mounir el-Motassadeq was convicted in 2006 of membership in a terrorist organization and accessory to murder for his part in the...

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  • Slain journalist to be recognized for work in arts community

    One of the five employees of a Maryland newspaper killed during a mass shooting is set to be honored for her contributions to the local arts community. The Capital Gazette reports its former employee Wendi Winters will be among five others receiving an Annie Award this week from the...

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  • 4 men killed in shooting at child's birthday party in Texas

    An argument at a toddler's birthday party in South Texas escalated into a shooting that left four men dead and a fifth man wounded, authorities said Sunday. The shooting happened at a child's first birthday party Saturday afternoon in Taft, 12 miles (19 kilometers) north of Corpus Christi,...

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  • Newspaper says there's audio of US journalist's slaying

    Turkish officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from the Apple Watch he wore when he walked into the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul over a week ago, a pro-government Turkish newspaper reported Saturday. The new claim published by the Sabah...

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  • Saudi stocks drop after Trump threat over missing writer

    The Saudi stock market dropped sharply in the week’s first day of trading after President Trump threatened “severe punishment” over the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
  • Teacher says Cruz posed as student months before shooting

    Records released by prosecutors reveal that Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz trespassed on school grounds about six months before the massacre that left 17 dead. A Parkland computer science teacher says she saw Cruz on the first day of school in August 2017, carrying a backpack...

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