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Utility worker dies after being shocked by electric line

By – Associated Press – Monday, October 8, 2018 PENINSULA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) – Officials say a 51-year-old Consumers Energy worker has died after being shocked by an electric line in Michigan’s northwestern Lower Peninsula. The Grand Traverse County sheriff’s office responded Friday to a report of a medical emergency involving electric shock on the Old Mission Peninsula near . […]

The Latest: Pakistan postpones ruling on Christian woman

By – Associated Press – Monday, October 8, 2018 ISLAMABAD (AP) – The Latest on the hearing before ’s on the final appeal of Christian woman on death row for blasphemy (all times local): 4:20 p.m. ’s has postponed its ruling on a final appeal by a Christian woman on death row since 2010 on charges of blasphemy. The judicial […]

Thai police seek shooters who killed tourist in crossfire

By – Associated Press – Monday, October 8, 2018 BANGKOK (AP) – Police in Thailand searched Monday for suspected teenage gang members involved in a shooting that killed a nearby Indian tourist and injured four others, two critically, outside a Bangkok shopping arcade. Police spokesman Col. Krissana Patanacharoen said the shooting occurred Sunday night after a group of teenagers got […]

Man pleads guilty to stalking women at West Virginia college

By – Associated Press – Monday, October 8, 2018 HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – A convicted sex offender has pleaded guilty to stalking women at a West Virginia college. The Huntington Herald-Dispatch reports 40-year-old pleaded guilty Friday as part of a deal and was sentenced to six months in prison. Officials say was arrested last month when caught on video chasing […]

Scene of Illinois shootout that killed 3 to be renamed

By – Associated Press – Monday, October 8, 2018 PAXTON, Ill. (AP) – An Illinois overpass will be renamed in honor of three men, including two law enforcement officers, who were killed decades ago in a shootout with a Michigan man. State trooper Michael McCarter, Paxton patrolman William Caisse and Donald Vice, who was riding with McCarter, his brother-in-law, died […]

Italy police ID suspect in 2013 NASA hack

By – Associated Press – Monday, October 8, 2018 ROME (AP) – Italian authorities say they have placed a 25-year-old Italian under investigation for allegedly hacking eight NASA web domains in 2013. Italy’s postal police, who handle hacking and other cybercrime investigations, said the suspect was allegedly a member of a group called “Master Italian Hackers Team” and boasted of […]

Convicted killer up for 20th parole bid in slaying of teens

By – Associated Press – Monday, October 8, 2018 FOLLY BEACH, S.C. (AP) – A former U.S. Navy sailor convicted of killing two teenagers is up for parole again due to a law in effect when he was sentenced to two life terms in 1974. The Post & reports 75-year-old is set to have a parole hearing Wednesday. The victims’ […]