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California man accused in deaths of family of 4 on trial

FILE – In this May 19, 2015, file photo,, Charles “Chase” Merritt, who is charged in the deaths of a family of four whose bodies were found three years after their disappearance, waits for his preliminary hearing in San Bernardino, Calif. Opening statements are expected Monday, Jan. 7, 2018, in the trial of Merritt for the murders of Joseph McStay, ...

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3 killed, 4 injured in California bowling alley shooting

Police officers investigate a shooting incident with multiple fatalities at the Gable House Bowl in Torrance, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019. A brawl between two large groups at the popular Los Angeles-area bowling alley and karaoke bar erupted into gunfire early Saturday according to witnesses. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes) TORRANCE, Calif. – Three men were fatally shot late Friday and four ...

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Latest: Man charged with capital murder in children's deaths

This Jan. 3, 2019 booking photo released by Texas City Police Department shows Junaid Hashim Mehmood. Police say Mehmood, a person of interest in the fatal shooting of three children and the wounding of a woman at an apartment in Southeast Texas has been arrested on an unrelated warrant. Texas City Police say 27-year-old Mehmood surrendered to police Thursday, Jan. ...

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US Catholic bishops to pray over clergy sexual abuse scandal

A sign outside the Mundelein Seminary asks the faithful to pray for U.S. based Roman Catholic bishops gathering there for a weeklong prayer retreat, Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, in Mundelein, Ill. The bishops are gathering to reflect on the church sexual abuse scandal ahead of a summit of the world’s bishops next month at the Vatican aimed at forging a ...

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Texas officials have image of pickup involved in attack

Christopher Cevilla, father of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes, speaks during a news conference, Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, in Houston. Authorities are seeking the public’s help in locating a man in a pickup truck who pulled up next to a car that was leaving a Houston-area Walmart parking lot Sunday and started shooting, killing Barnes inside the car and wounding the girl’s ...

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California inmate who walked away from San Quentin is caught

This Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018, photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) shows Shalom Mendoza after his capture in Paso Robles, Calif. The inmate escaped from San Quentin State Prison and was sought for nearly four days. A resident alerted authorities after seeing Mendoza at a restaurant in Paso Robles, more than 200 miles (320 kilometers) ...

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Deep underground, new NYC train hub slowly takes shape

In this Nov. 29, 2018 photo, a construction crew works on the tracks of the East Side Access project beneath Grand Central Terminal in New York. The super-pricey railroad hub is taking shape, dogged by billion-dollar cost overruns and a decade of delays, but still impressive as an engineering marvel. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) NEW YORK – Deep in the bedrock ...

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