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Autopsy: Tulsa police victim had PCP in system when he died

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma’s medical examiner says an unarmed man shot dead by a Tulsa police officer last month had the hallucinogenic drug PCP in his system when he died. Terence Crutcher was shot Sept. 16 after his car broke down on a Tulsa street. Officer Betty Jo Shelby was charged with first-degree manslaughter […]
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Andrew Bogut grew up in a richly diverse area of Melbourne, Australia, and has estimated that he went to school with people from nearly 100 different nationalities. He has fondly referred to his home
VICTORIA - A Grade 8 student stunned a gathering of national aboriginal leaders and the federal indigenous affairs minister by saying he's become his school's indigenous language teacher after one too
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MANCHESTER, N.H. - Joining forces in the presidential campaign's final stretch, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Elizabeth Warren pounded Donald Trump on Monday for disrespecting women and denigrating U.S. tr
SASKATOON - A man convicted of sex crimes 35 years ago is back in the race for Saskatoon's Catholic school board. Denis Robert Hall had withdrawn from the campaign last week after reports surfaced ab
OTTAWA - Immigration Minister John McCallum says the Liberal government is prepared to start bringing Yazidi refugees into the country within four months. He says the Liberals will support a Conserva
NORTH BATTLEFORD, Sask. - A lawyer for the family of a First Nations man shot dead in Saskatchewan says a key piece of evidence has been compromised. Chris Murphy represents the family of Colten Bous
Canada and the European Union say they remain hopeful for their landmark trade deal, despite three Belgian regions led by Wallonia blocking it.
The attackers are currently inside and engaged in an intermittent exchange of fire with security forces. "At least 20 people have been injured in the attack," a senior provincial official w
WASHINGTON/MANILA (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is confident after speaking to his Philippine counterpart that the two countries can "work through" a period of confusion caused by ant
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Police say they’ve arrested a man dressed as a tree for blocking traffic in Maine. They say the man didn’t respond to officers when they warned him against obstruct
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A judge has thrown out a second-degree murder charge against a Minnesota man accused of killing a woman in 1987 when he was 16-years-old after finding problems with the suspect&#
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal prosecutors played a minute-long video in court Monday from the lapel camera of a slain officer showing a struggle and shooting that followed his attempt to arrest a
SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a man stabbed his cousin during a church service in South Carolina because he thought the victim had put a curse on him. Sumter County deputies released the new de
The Venezuelan government and the leading opposition alliance said Monday they would meet to resolve the country’s deep economic and political alliance.
Transactions involved the sale of 16 aircraft
Four PKK terrorists were killed Sunday in an air operation in Turkey's southeastern province of Bitlis
Dead Or Alive singer Pete Burns has died aged 57, his management announced on Monday
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a mural painter fell four stories to his death at a high-rise condominium under construction in South Florida. The Sun Sentinel ( reports
VICTORIA - The woman who has been watching out for British Columbia's children and youth for the last decade urged improved child welfare services for indigenous children, more help for kids leaving f
LOS ANGELES - The Latest on the trial of a man charged with stalking model and reality television star Kendall Jenner (all times local): 2:35 p.m. A jury has begun deliberations in the case of a man
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin is downplaying concerns about climate change, saying “civilization thrives” in warmer weather and people will adapt. He
A defiant Donald Trump has blamed his worsening campaign struggles on "phony polls" from the "disgusting" media, as he fights to energise his most loyal supporters with his prospects of winning the pr
LAVAL, Que. - The lawyer for a longtime Quebec resident facing deportation to his native Italy says Ottawa has granted his client a two-year stay. Michele Torre had been given a new deportation order
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Up until last week, Manny Pacquiao was concentrating on trying to get the death penalty restored in the Philippines. Now he’s focusing on something not nearly as controversial
Mexico's National Human Rights Commission says that it continues to find unaccompanied child migrants from Central America in the country's immigration detention centers
Venezuela's government and its bitter political opponents set a date for talks after President Nicolas Maduro has a private meeting with Pope Francis.
RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian police have arrested 42 fans of the Corinthians soccer club in a brawl at the reopening of Maracana stadium following the Olympic
OTTAWA - The 3.5-million French-speaking Walloons of Belgium are standing in the way of the seven years of negotiations that led to the wide-ranging free trade deal between the 35 million people of Ca
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have both broken from tradition during their campaigns for president by sharing less information with the public than did their predecessors, althou
QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Gunmen stormed a Pakistani police training academy in the southwestern city of Quetta late on Monday night, wounding up to a dozen recruits, officials said.
Guatemalan police say they have arrested a U.S. man wanted by the FBI for the 2008 murder of a woman in California
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