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FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2016 file photo, Robert "LaVoy" Finicum, center, a rancher from Arizona, talks to reporters at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Ore. An FBI agent has been indicted on accusations that he lied about firing at Finicum in 2016 when officers arrested leaders of an armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in rural Oregon. Sources familiar with the case say the agent will face allegations of making a false statement with intent to obstruct justice, The Oregonian/OregonLive reported Tuesday, June 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
June 28, 2017 - 5:25 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An FBI agent pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges that he lied about shooting at a key figure in last year's armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge just before the man was killed by Oregon police. W. Joseph Astarita said nothing during a brief court hearing and...
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FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2016 file photo, Robert "LaVoy" Finicum, center, a rancher from Arizona, talks to reporters at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Ore. An FBI agent has been indicted on accusations that he lied about firing at Finicum in 2016 when officers arrested leaders of an armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in rural Oregon. Sources familiar with the case say the agent will face allegations of making a false statement with intent to obstruct justice, The Oregonian/OregonLive reported Tuesday, June 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
June 28, 2017 - 4:25 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An FBI agent was set to appear in court Wednesday on charges that he lied about shooting at a key figure in last year's armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge just before the man was killed by Oregon police. The inspector general of the U.S. Justice Department in March...
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Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke, charged in the shooting death of black teenager Laquan McDonald, takes the witness stand during a hearing in front of Judge Vincent Gaughan Wednesday, June 28, 2017, at the Leighton Criminal Courts Building in Chicago. (Nancy Stone /Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool)
June 28, 2017 - 4:25 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Since late 2015, the public has known that police who witnessed the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald described a scene starkly different than the one that later emerged on video of a white officer pumping 16 bullets into the black teenager. The announcement Tuesday that three...
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June 28, 2017 - 9:25 am
SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A former police chief in South Carolina has been charged with robbing a bank. Simpsonville police investigator Cheryl Manley said in a court hearing Tuesday that Richard Inman had been cooperative in the investigation. News media outlets reported that Inman is charged with...
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June 28, 2017 - 7:50 am
ATLANTA (AP) — An Atlanta police officer is on administrative leave after a video surfaced that shows him punching a man in the head. Video shows the officer punching the back of the man's head at least three times while two other officers hold him down as the man screams "Stop! Stop!" A fourth...
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FILE - In this April 17, 1989 file photo, floral tributes are placed by soccer fans at the 'Kop' end of Anfield Stadium in Liverpool, England, 2 days after the Hillsborough April 15 tragedy when fans surged forward during the cup semifinal between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest at Hillsborough Stadium killing 96 people. British prosecutors on Wednesday June 28, 2017, are set to announce whether they plan to lay charges in the deaths of 96 people in the Hillsborough stadium crush _ one of Britain’s worst-ever sporting disasters. (AP Photo/ Peter Kemp, file)
June 28, 2017 - 7:27 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster that left 96 people dead (all times local): 12:20 p.m. The six people charged over Britain's 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster that killed 96 people include four policemen, a lawyer and a soccer club official. The policemen...
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Special prosecutor Patricia Brown-Holmes speaks during a news conference Tuesday, June 27, 2017 in Chicago. Brown-Holmes announced that three Chicago police officers have been indicted on felony charges that they conspired to cover up the actions of a white police officer who shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. In the indictment approved Monday by a Cook County grand jury, alleges that one current and two former officers lied about the events of Oct. 20, 2014 when Officer Jason Van Dyke shot the black teenager 16 times. (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam)
June 28, 2017 - 7:07 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on charges that they conspired to cover up and lie about what happened when a white police officer shot a black teenager 16 times — an incident that prompted outrage when a video of the killing was finally released. The indictment...
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June 28, 2017 - 12:59 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a law enforcement officer shot in Sacramento (all times local): 10:00 p.m. Authorities say a man suspected of shooting a transit officer in the face has been arrested at a motel. Sacramento County Sheriff's Department spokesman Sgt. Tony Turnbull says the...
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June 28, 2017 - 12:57 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle residents and family members of Charleena Lyles demanded change from Seattle city officials during a public hearing about her fatal shooting by police earlier this month. The full Seattle City Council attended the hearing Tuesday evening at the University of Washington, which...
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June 27, 2017 - 11:32 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A transit deputy was shot in the face Monday at a light rail station in Sacramento after getting into a fight with a suspect. His condition is unknown, authorities said. The deputy was conscious and talking as he was being transported to a hospital by ambulance, Sacramento...
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