Man killed by Los Angeles police was wanted by US marshals

A homeless man who was killed by Los Angeles police on Skid Row was living under an assumed name and was wanted for violating probation terms for a bank robbery conviction, French and U.S. officials said Tuesday. A law enforcement official identified Charley Saturmin Robinet, 39, as the man

FBI: Person in custody in Maryland shootings; 1 damaged NSA

The FBI says a person believed responsible for shootings along highways in the Baltimore-Washington area, including shots that damaged a National Security Agency building, is in custody. In a statement, FBI spokeswoman Amy Thoreson says investigators believe the person in custody is responsible for shootings over the last

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