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B.B. King was poisoned, his daughters claim

(CNN) — Two of B.B. King’s daughters are alleging that the blues legend was poisoned to death by his closest associates. But the coroner says preliminary autopsy results don’t support that contention. 487 more words


Afghan official: 19 police, 7 soldiers dead in ongoing siege

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) – Taliban gunmen have surrounded a police compound in the volatile southern province of Helmand after killing 19 policemen and seven soldiers in an ongoing siege, a senior police officer said on Monday from inside the compound. 554 more words


Alexei Mozgovoi, Prizrak ‘Ghost’ Battalion Rebel Commander, Killed In Ambush On Eastern Ukraine Highway

International Business Times — Alexei Mozgovoi, a 40-year-old businessman-turned-separatist-commander, was killed in an ambush on a highway in eastern Ukraine, according to a video statement released Sunday by the pro-Russian Prizrak (“Ghost”) battalion Mozgovoi led. 108 more words


New Orleans police officer shot and killed while in his car

NEW ORLEANS — A police officer for New Orleans’ housing authority was fatally shot while inside his car Sunday morning, police said.

The officer, who has not been identified pending notification of his family, was working overtime at a construction site in New Orleans’ Central City neighborhood when he was killed, New Orleans police said in a statement. 120 more words


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'A Beautiful Mind' mathematician John Nash, wife killed in New Jersey taxi crash

NEW JERSEY (ABC) — Princeton University mathematician and Nobel Prize winner John Nash, whose life was the subject of the film “A Beautiful Mind,” was killed in a taxi crash along with his wife in New Jersey Saturday. 286 more words


Victim identified in Norfolk deadly shooting

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – An early morning shooting on Kimball Court in Norfolk left one man dead Sunday.

Police say they received a call for gunshots heard in the area of the 700 block of Kimball Court around 1 a.m. 62 more words

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Missouri couple killed when buggy collides with truck

SEYMOUR, Mo. (AP) _ A southwest Missouri couple has died after the Amish buggy they were riding in collided with a truck.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 67-year-old Leah Zook and 73-year-old Samuel Zook died in the crash, which occurred Friday afternoon five miles east of Seymour. 12 more words