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Shooting at Calif. Walmart Distribution Center Leaves 2 Dead, 4 Injured

A shooting at a Walmart distribution center in Red Bluff, California, killed at least two people and injured four others late on Saturday, officials said. The incident started around 3:30 pm Pacific Time, according to the office of the local …

No Coverage Owed for Shooting Due to Criminal Act Exclusion

An insurer is not liable for injuries caused by a policyholder who shot a 15-year-old boy in the head because the policy excluded coverage for criminal acts, a split Georgia Court of Appeals panel decided. The 2-1 ruling by the …

Police Search Home of Man Dead After Temple Arson, Shooting

LAS VEGAS — Authorities in southern Nevada seized computer and electronic items Tuesday from the home of a man who police say torched a Buddhist temple, shot toward a least one monk fleeing the fire, ignited another blaze at a …

Airbnb Bans ‘Party Houses’ After Halloween Shooting in California

Airbnb Inc banned “party houses” on Saturday after five people were killed in a shooting at a large Halloween gathering inside a rental home in Northern California that was advertised on the online listing service. Police were still searching for …

Brutality Focus of Suit Against Ferguson, Missouri Police

A federal lawsuit filed on Aug. 28 alleges that police in Ferguson, Mo., and St. Louis County used excessive force and falsely arrested innocent bystanders amid attempts to quell widespread unrest after the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by …

Mississippi Traffic Stop Shooting Case Settled

The city of Poplarville, Miss., has settled a lawsuit filed related to a traffic stop shooting incident. The Picayune Item reports the settlement was reached this past week with plaintiffs, Kirmon Warren of Slidell, La., and Lakesha Durr in Pearl …

California County Pays $1.5M Over Hospital Shooting

Contra Costa County will pay nearly $1.5 million to settle a lawsuit over the death of a knife-waving man who was shot by sheriff’s deputies in an emergency room. The Contra Costa Times says the settlement was approved by county …

Court Reinstates Lawsuit Against Cop in California Shooting

A federal appeals court has reinstated a wrongful death lawsuit against a Madera police officer who authorities say mistakenly pulled out her handgun instead of her Taser before shooting a suspect in her patrol car. Monday’s decision by the Ninth …

Woman Sues Idaho’s Sun Valley Resort in Shooting Accident

A woman injured while loading a firearm at the Sun Valley Resort gun club last summer has filed a lawsuit seeking an unspecified amount in damages. The Idaho Mountain Express reports Nan T. Bassett, of Salt Lake City, sued the …

Man Shot, Killed at Oklahoma City Nightclub

Oklahoma City police say one man was shot and killed at a nightclub on the city’s northwest side and a suspect is in custody. No names have been released. Police say a man apparently became upset that he wasn’t allowed …