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A crowd gathers near the scene of an officer-involved shooting which took place a few hours earlier Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Minneapolis. Police in Minneapolis say officers shot and killed a man who was firing a handgun as he walked down a city street. (Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP)
The Latest: BCA: Gun recovered from police shooting sceneThe Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension says officials have recovered a black and silver handgun from the scene of a Minneapolis police shooting that left a man dead
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San Diego Police Chief David Nisleit, right at podium, addresses the media Sunday morning, June 24, 2018, about the shooting late Saturday night that wounded two officers in San Diego, Calif. A man opened fire on police and firefighters at a San Diego condominium, wounding two officers and sending bullets into nearby units before he was found dead.  (Alma Cesena/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP)
'Gunshots and horror': San Diego shootout wounds 2 officersAn 18-year-old witness who heard a shootout between San Diego police and a man at a condo complex says he told his younger siblings to go upstairs and lock the bathroom door
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In this photo provided by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, the Pawnee Fire wildfire burns in the Spring Valley area, northeast of Clearlake Oaks in Lake County, Calif., early Sunday, June 24, 2018. The Pawnee Fire, which broke out Saturday near Clearlake Oaks, was one of four wildfires burning in largely rural areas as wind and heat gripped a swath of California from San Jose to the Oregon border. (Jonathan Cox/California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection via AP)
California wildfires destroy buildings, force evacuationsWind-driven wildfires destroyed buildings and threatened hundreds of others Sunday as they raced across dry brush in rural Northern California
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In this April 25, 2018 photo, a .9mm handgun produced by Honor Defense, a gunmaker in Gainesville, Ga., is displayed. In the wake of high-profile mass shootings, corporate America has been taking a stand against the firearms industry amid a lack of action by lawmakers on gun control. Payment processing firms are limiting transactions, Bank of America stopped providing financing to companies that make AR-style guns, and retailers like Walmart and Dick’s Sporting Goods imposed age restrictions on gun purchases. (AP Photo/Lisa Marie Pane)
Corporate America increasingly avoids gun-industry businessAfter high-profile mass shootings, corporate America taking a stand to try to curtail sales of firearms
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FILE - In this March 29, 2017 file photo, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi speaks at the Women's Empowerment Panel, at the White House in Washington. Protesters confronted Bondi at a showing of a documentary about children's TV host Fred Rogers, and they questioned the Republican's stands on immigration and health care. The Tampa Bay Times reports Bondi received a police escort Friday, June 22, 2018, when several members of Organize Florida confronted her as she left a Tampa theater after seeing "Won't You Be My Neighbor" about Mr. Rogers. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
Clarification: Florida Attorney General Confronted storyClarification: Florida Attorney General Confronted story
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Woman Calls Cops on Girl Selling WaterA video being widely shared online this weekend appears to show a woman calling police in San Francisco on an 8-year-old girl for selling water without a permit. Per the Huffington Post , the woman, who appears to be white, is seen on the phone as the non-white girl's mother recorded...
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South Carolina man tries to rescue dog at NC waterfall, diesAuthorities say a South Carolina man died when he tried to rescue his dog at a waterfall in western North Carolina
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The Rev. Jay Rowland, of First Presbyterian Church in Rochester, Minn., creates a sign saying "Love thy Neighbor" before a sunrise solidarity vigil for the Rochester Muslim community, Sunday, June, 24, 2018, outside the Masjed Abubakr Al-Seddiq Islamic Center in downtown Rochester, Minn. The event was in response to bacon being found by the mosque's front door and in the parking lot Saturday morning, an act one group called “attempted religious desecration.” (Andrew Link/The Rochester Post-Bulletin via AP)
Vigil held to support Minnesota mosque where bacon was foundPeople have gathered for a vigil to support a downtown Rochester mosque after officials found bacon left near the front door and in its parking lot, an act one group called "attempted religious desecration."
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River in National Park Claims 2 Lives in As Many WeeksTwo people have died in as many weeks at the same spot in California's Sequoia National Park. Per USA Today , the swift and dangerous Kaweah River most recently claimed the life of a 22-year-old man who leaped in to save a 5-year-old boy who'd slipped into the rapids Saturday morning....
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In this aerial drone image taken from video and provided by the Sioux County Sheriff's Office, tanker cars carrying crude oil are shown derailed about a mile south of Doon, Iowa, Friday, June 22, 2018. About 31 cars derailed after the tracks reportedly collapsed due to saturation from flood waters from adjacent Little Rock River. (Sioux County Sheriff's Office via AP)
Railroad unloading oil from cars after Iowa derailmentCrews are working to contain and clean up crude that spilled into floodwaters when an oil train derailed in northwestern Iowa
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Immigrant Patricia Lozano, from Honduras, waits with her son Diego inside the bus station Saturday, June 23, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. The family was processed and released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
At hub for border crossings, families spread throughout USIn the Texas town of McAllen, Central American asylum-seekers are being released and are dispersing across the U.S.
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Her Principal Gave Her a Poker Chip. Hours Later, She Was Dead"It changes your DNA," Dianne Grossman told reporters Tuesday. The New Jersey mother was speaking on the suicide of her 12-year-old daughter, Mallory, who died last June after what her parents say was a relentless bullying campaign by classmates at Copeland Middle School. Now, per the Star-Ledger , Grossman and her...
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