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Manny's Blue Room Lounge in Robbins on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. A police officer fatally shot an armed security guard while responding to an early-morning shooting at a suburban Chicago bar, investigators said. Officers responded shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday to a call of shots fired at Manny's Blue Room in Robbins, just south of Chicago. An officer from nearby Midlothian shot the security guard, who was later identified as 26-year-old Jemel Roberson, according to Cook County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Sophia Ansari. (Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune via AP)
Officer responds to gunfire, kills guard detaining manAuthorities say a police officer who was responding to a shooting at a suburban Chicago bar fatally shot an armed security guard who witnesses say was trying to detain a man
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Archbishop Emeritus John Vlazny, of Portland, Ore., participates in the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' annual fall meeting, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Bishops delay votes on combatting church sex abuse crisisAt the Vatican's insistence, U.S. Catholic bishops abruptly postponed plans Monday to vote on proposed new steps to address the clergy sex abuse crisis roiling the church
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Wisconsin district investigates boys' apparent Nazi saluteA Wisconsin school district is investigating a photo of a group of high school boys giving what appears to be a Nazi salute
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Fire crews clear rubble from the road near a building burned in the Camp Fire, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Dead in cars and homes: Northern California fire toll at 29The dead in Northern California's devastating wildfire have been found in burned-out cars, in the smoldering ruins of their homes, or next to their vehicles, apparently overcome by smoke and flames before they could jump in behind the wheel
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
An air tanker drops water on a fire along the Ronald Reagan (118) Freeway in Simi Valley, Calif., Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
S. California fire burned 100s more homes, official predictsSouthern California officials expect that they'll find hundreds more homes burned beyond the 370 that they have already counted as destroyed by a huge wildfire
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
Judge Deborah Carpenter-Toye, left, Canvassing Board member, shows political observers a test ballot that needs replacing at the Broward County Supervisor of Elections office, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Lauderhill, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
The Latest: 150 hurricane-displaced Floridians vote by emailElection officials in a Florida county battered by Hurricane Michael last month allowed about 150 displaced voters to cast ballots by email, even though it's not allowed under state law
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Episcopal bishop says he is banning gay unions on his turfAn Episcopal bishop in Albany, New York, has issued a directive barring same-sex marriages in his diocese, saying the church has been "hijacked by the 'Gay Rights Agenda'"
The Associated Press52 minutes ago
John Chandler, one of Stacey Abrams' attorneys, speaks during a news conference Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Atlanta. Republican Brian Kemp resigned Thursday as Georgia's secretary of state, a day after his campaign said he's captured enough votes to become governor despite his rival's refusal to concede. Abrams' campaign immediately responded by refusing to accept Kemp's declaration of victory in the race and demanding that state officials "count every single vote." (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
The Latest: Senators ask feds to investigate Georgia vote2 Democratic U.S. senators ask Justice Department to investigate 'potential voting rights abuses' in Georgia
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Pennsylvania diocese sued over priest named in probeMan files suit against Allentown diocese alleging abuse by now-defrocked priest named in statewide grand jury report
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A vehicle drives through smoke from a wildfire near Pulga, Calif., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)
Scientists: Wind, drought worsen fires, not bad managementScientists: Wind and drought to blame for deadly California wildfires, not forest management
The Associated Press3 hours ago
This Oct. 17, 2017 photo shows Frank Gilliam Jr. campaigning for mayor in Atlantic City, N.J. Gilliam, who won the election, was part of a group of people who were involved in a physical dispute outside an Atlantic City casino on Nov. 11, 2018. The county prosecutor's office is investigating. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
Fight involving Atlantic City officials under investigationAuthorities are investigating an apparent fight at an Atlantic City casino that involved the mayor, a city councilman and others who were arguing with them
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Private college students kidnapped, sexually assaultedA convicted felon has been charged with abducting two Christian college students and forcing them to perform sex acts on each other at gunpoint after they violated curfew and were locked out of their southwest Missouri campus
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