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  • Things to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washington

    Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:07:50 GMT

    BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities on Sunday were investigating the background and possible motive of the suspect arrested in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to know about the shooting and the investigation:

  • Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes

    Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:04:25 GMT

    OAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he assaulted his stepfather, and was described by a neighbor as so "creepy, rude and obnoxious" that she kept a Taser by her front door.

  • Viola Davis shares story of assault at Rape Foundation event

    Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:45:28 GMT

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Viola Davis has seen the effects of sexual assault first hand.

  • The Latest: Mall suspect 'creepy, rude and obnoxious'

    Sun, 25 Sep 2016 21:25:25 GMT

    BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly mall shooting in Washington state (all times local):

  • Mall shooting suspect: Multiple arrests, disputes

    Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:57:24 GMT

    OAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter had had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he assaulted his stepfather.

FindLaw.com Legal Blogs

  • Small Businesses Are Living Month-to-Month, Barely Saving Money

    2016-09-22T21:57:23Z

    If you're struggling to save money and survive, you are not alone. Many of the country's small businesses are essentially living month-to-month. A new study from the JPMorgan Chase Institute showed that the average small business has just 27 days worth of cash reserves. So what is life like for......

  • When to Sue a Hospital for MRSA or Other Staph Infections

    2016-09-22T19:58:55Z

    We rely on hospitals to make us well. But it doesn't always work out that way. And while hospitals and healthcare settings try their best to remain sterile and clean environments, infections can and do happen in hospitals. A Reuters investigative report found a crisis of MRSA and other drug-resistant......

  • Why Are Iowa Cops Seizing Assets From Innocent People?

    2016-09-22T18:59:48Z

    Obviously criminals shouldn't profit from their crimes. And I think that we can all agree that a car used in a drive-by shooting or purchased with money from a bank robbery can be confiscated by police. But what about when law enforcement seizes assets before a criminal conviction, or before......

  • Can You Sue If Your Employer Bans Dreadlocks?

    2016-09-22T12:57:16Z

    Workplaces are becoming more accommodating, especially when it comes to fashion. Every day seems like casual Friday in Silicon Valley. And many companies pride themselves on not only allowing but encouraging their employees to express themselves freely in their fashion choices. But what about more conservative employers? And what about......

  • Top 5 Most Dangerous Baby Products

    2016-09-21T20:51:02Z

    Parents' number one concern is their children's safety. And no parent would buy a product that would endanger their baby's life. But sometimes you don't know a baby product is dangerous until the worst happens. So here are five of the most dangerous baby products, so you know and can......

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  • 2 men arrested, teen detained in California triple slaying

    Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:32:41 GMT

    FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Two men were arrested and a 17-year-old girl was detained Sunday on suspicion of killing three people inside a Southern California home over the weekend, police said.

  • Things to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washington

    Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:07:50 GMT

    BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities on Sunday were investigating the background and possible motive of the suspect arrested in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to know about the shooting and the investigation:

  • Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes

    Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:04:25 GMT

    OAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he assaulted his stepfather, and was described by a neighbor as so "creepy, rude and obnoxious" that she kept a Taser by her front door.

  • The Latest: 3 in custody in California triple slaying

    Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:55:11 GMT

    FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into a triple homicide at a Southern California home (all times local):

  • Viola Davis shares story of assault at Rape Foundation event

    Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:45:28 GMT

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Viola Davis has seen the effects of sexual assault first hand.

Political News

  • UK financial sector confidence falls further amid Brexit

    Mon, 26 Sep 2016 01:01:21 GMT

    LONDON (AP) — A new survey shows that optimism in the financial services sector has fallen for a third consecutive quarter — the longest drop since the global financial crisis in 2009.

  • The Latest: Clinton says Israel's security vital to the US

    Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:54:55 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Campaign 2016 on the eve of Monday's presidential debate at 9:00 p.m. on MSNBC from Hofstra University (all times local):

  • Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes

    Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:04:25 GMT

    OAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he assaulted his stepfather, and was described by a neighbor as so "creepy, rude and obnoxious" that she kept a Taser by her front door.

  • ACLU: Lafayette 'flag desecration' arrest unconstitutional

    Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:21:26 GMT

    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana says a man has been unconstitutionally arrested in Lafayette on a charge of desecrating the American flag by setting one afire and tearing up another.

  • Clinton, Trump buff foreign policy bona fides on debate eve

    Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:18:49 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were meeting separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday, giving the each candidate fresh bragging rights about their knowledge of foreign policy and readiness to lead the nation on the eve of their first presidential debate.