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October 19, 2018 7:16 PM White House press corps chides Trump for ‘body slam’ comment

“This amounts to the celebration of a crime by someone sworn to uphold our laws and an attack on the First Amendment by someone who has solemnly pledged to defend it, said Knox, the chief Washington correspondent for SiriusXM radio. “We should never shrug at the president cheerleading for a violent act targeting a free and independent news media.” The president 8

October 17, 2018 6:21 PM ‘I ain’t dead,’ Roseanne Barr retorts after Conners premiere

“While we wish the very best for the cast and production crew of The Conners, all of whom are deeply dedicated to their craft and were Roseanne’s cherished colleagues, we regret that ABC chose to cancel Roseanne by killing off the Roseanne Conner character,” Barr and Boteach said in the statement, which Barr linked to on Twitter. “That it was done through 10

October 16, 2018 11:40 PM Ripley’s Aquarium skinny-dipping suspect arrested in Thunder Bay

The arrest came four days after the suspect allegedly assaulted a 34-year-old man outside Medieval Times. Early Friday night, a man was asked to leave the Dufferin St. and Saskatchewan Rd. venue for being disruptive. He allegedly later returned and smashed two glass doors before approaching and assaulting the victim in what appeared to be a random attack 8

October 16, 2018 3:44 PM Militants seize 14 Iranian security forces near Pakistan

TEHRAN, IRAN — Militants in Iran abducted 14 members of a border security force near the Pakistan border on Tuesday in the latest blow to the powerful Revolutionary Guard. Media reports quoted an unnamed but informed source as saying two of those abducted are members of the Guard’s intelligence department. The rest include seven members of the Basij 9

October 10, 2018 12:45 AM Lawyers fight to rule out death penalty for New York truck attack trial

NEW YORK—Lawyers for a man charged with killing eight people when he drove his truck onto a New York City bike path said Tuesday that the death penalty should be ruled out because President Donald Trump was “uninformed and full of rage” when he called for it. The lawyers said in papers filed in Manhattan federal court on behalf of Sayfullo Saipov that Trump 9

October 9, 2018 7:51 PM Man to be freed in slain Bulgarian journalist investigation

RUSE, BULGARIA—Bulgarian authorities on Tuesday will release and won’t charge a man arrested in connection with the slaying of Bulgarian television reporter Viktoria Marinova, whose body was found after she highlighted possible government corruption. The man, who wasn’t identified, would be freed “very shortly,” said Teodor Atanassov, chief police officer 10

October 9, 2018 2:09 AM Van Riemsdyk, Luongo out several weeks with injuries

BLUE JACKETS: Columbus forward Brandon Dubinsky is out for up to six weeks with a strained oblique muscle suffered in practice. The 32-year-old had a goal and an assist and dominated on faceoffs in the first two games of the season. Dubinsky has 148 career goals in 764 regular-season games. Alexander Wennberg and free-agent addition Riley Nash will see more ice time in his absence 12

October 8, 2018 9:15 PM Investigation group says one of Novichok poisoning suspects is Russian intelligence doctor

LONDON—One of the two suspects in the poisoning of an ex-spy in England is a trained doctor who works for Russian military intelligence and travelled to Britain under an alias, investigative group Bellingcat reported Monday. Bellingcat said on its website that the man British authorities identified as Alexander Petrov is actually Alexander Mishkin, a doctor 7

October 7, 2018 1:08 AM Mormons told they can spend less time at church on Sundays

SALT LAKE CITY — Mormons will start spending less time at church each Sunday — two hours instead of three — after a change announced Saturday aimed at making worship more manageable for members around the globe. The switch, which takes effect in January, is a significant one for Mormons, who since 1980 have been expected to attend all three hours each Sunday 12

October 5, 2018 7:50 PM Man ambushed officers coming to question adult son about child sexual assault

Lott said a special FBI team that investigated the fatal shootings of five police officers in Dallas in 2016 and deaths of 59 people and wounding of hundreds more in Las Vegas last year is helping collect evidence from the crime scene at an upscale Florence subdivision. “This is a large crime scene. This is a very large, complex puzzle that we are still 11