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Reese Witherspoon, Meryl Streep and More Stars Fight Against Sexual Harassment With Time's Up Movement – E! Online

Reese Witherspoon, Meryl Streep and More Stars Fight Against Sexual Harassment With Time's Up Movement – E! Online

Meryl Streep, Reese Witherspoon, Shonda Rhimes

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Reese Witherspoon, MerylStreep,Shonda Rhimesand more than 300 other women are taking a stand against sexual harassment and assault in the entertainment industry by launching Time’s Up—a movement that aims to promote equality and safety in the workplace.

The initiative addresses legislation, corporate policy and hiring practices and aggregates resources.

“Earning a living should not come at the cost of anyone’s safety, dignity or morale,” Rhimes said in a statement appearing in a Time’s Up email. “Every person should get to work in an environment free from abuse, assault and discrimination. It’s well past time to change the culture of the environment where most of us spend the majority of our day—the work place. 51% of our population is female, over 30% of our population is of color. Those are important, vital, economically powerfully voices that need to be heard at every level.”

She also added, “TIME’S UP is working to make sure the people walking the corridors of power within the workplace and in politics truly reflect the full mix of America—the real America that looks like and includes all of us. Look, this isn’t going to be easy but it is right. And fighting for what is right can seem hard. But letting what is wrong become normal is not easier—it is just more shameful.”

One of its newly launched initiatives is the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund—a tax exempt charitable organization that helps individuals who’ve experienced sexual misconduct obtain legal representation. The fund has already raised more than $13 million from more than 200 donors.

In addition to Witherspoon, Rhimes and Streep, Jennifer Aniston, Katie McGrath and J.J. AbramsKate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg‘s Wunderkinder Foundation, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), ICM Partners (ICM), Paradigm Talent Agency, United Talent Agency (UTA), and William Morris Endeavor (WME) are among the founding donors.

E! News has also learned that Taylor Swift donated to the movement. Fans will recall how Swift won her case against David Mueller after accusing him of reaching underneath her skirt and grabbing her butt while posing for pictures during a 2013 meet-and-greet.

The movement also launched the Commission on Eliminating Sexual Harassment and Advancing Equality in the Workplace in mid December. Led by Anita Hill, the commission seeks to create safe and more equitable work environments. According to the Time’s Up email, the commission is “committed to a comprehensive approach to replacing abuse of power, mistreatment and silence with accountability, respect and opportunity.”

Plus, the movement is working with 5050by2020—an initiative in which women, people of color and LGBTQ members in the entertainment world fight for fair hiring practices and equal leadership representation.

The movement was announced on Monday in an open-letter published in The New York Times.

“We want all survivors of sexual harassment, everywhere, to be heard, to be believed, and to know that accountability is possible,” part of the letter read. “We also want all victims and survivors to be able to access justice and support for the wrongdoing they have endured. We particularly want to lift up the voices, power and strength of women working in low-wage industries where the lack of financial stability makes them vulnerable to high-rate of gender-based violence and exploitation.”

Several celebrities have already posted their support for the movement on social media, including Witherspoon, Rhimes, Gabby Sidibe, Kerry Washington and Selena Gomez.

According to The New York Times, Ashley Judd, Eva Longoria, America Ferrera, Natalie Portman, Rashida Jones, Emma Stone, and Jill Soloway are all members of the movement. The newspaper also lists Donna Langley, chairwoman of Universal Pictures; Nina L. Shaw and Tina Tchen, lawyers who worked on Michelle Obama‘s chief of staff; and Maria Eitel, co-chairwoman of the Nike Foundation, as members.

In addition, The New York Times reported that Time’s Up is requesting women to wear black to the Golden Globes as a way to speak out against inequality.

Published at Mon, 01 Jan 2018 19:42:29 +0000

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The Latest: No problems reported at new California pot shops – Washington Post

The Latest: No problems reported at new California pot shops – Washington Post

LOS ANGELES — The Latest on recreational marijuana sales in California (all times local):

12:10 p.m.

California’s Bureau of Cannabis Control is continuing to review applications and approve licenses after retail sales of marijuana became legal on the New Year’s Day holiday.

Spokesman Alex Traverso says he isn’t aware of any problems at the roughly 100 shops around the state that began selling pot Monday.

Traverso says he expects Los Angeles and San Francisco to approve applications this week so the state can issue permits.

There’s a backlog of about 1,400 permit applications for retail shops, testing labs, distributors and other businesses.

Traverso says that because Los Angeles is the biggest market in the state, some of those shops will be approved more quickly than others waiting in line.

With the shops licensed so far, Traverso says there is a good distribution of locations for people to buy recreational weed if they want it.

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11:45 a.m.

Heather Sposeto came to Sacramento’s Northstar Holistic Collective with her boyfriend, Matthew Wilcox, to check out the hype around California’s newly legalized marijuana.

The 50-year-old Sposeto doesn’t smoke pot, but said she’s considering starting now that it became legal at 12:01 a.m. Monday.

She said being in the dispensary, with counters of options ranging from chocolate to bud, felt “surreal.”

Wilcox purchased some pot after perusing the options. The 53-year-old smokes recreationally almost daily but had never been in a dispensary. He said given the price, he’s likely to continue purchasing through his personal connections.

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11:10 a.m.

Some California smokers say they’ll likely continue buying marijuana on the black market even though cannabis is now legal in the state.

Travis Lund bought some pot at Sacramento’s Northstar Holistic Collective on Monday morning after working an overnight shift.

The 34-year-old said he’d been looking forward to buying his first legal weed. But in the future, Lund says, he’d consider trips to the dispensary — where he can buy higher quality cannabis — as more of a treat.

Lund says he’s glad pot is now legal in California, but he’ll be able to buy it cheaper on the black market.

A law allowing the state’s first legal retail pot sales went into effect at 12:01 a.m.

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10:15 a.m.

Customers who lined up early to purchase recreational marijuana legally for the first time in California say they’re happy cannabis is now regulated.

Sixty-one-year-old Ellen St. Peter and her 23-year-old son, Bryce, were among the first customers Monday at the ShowGrow dispensary in Santa Ana.

Ellen St. Peter says in the past she took risks to buy pot and she’s glad Bryce can now buy it safely.

To the north in Oakland, Jeff Deakin waited all night outside Harborside dispensary with his wife and dog. The 66-year-old says it’s a big deal that they can buy cannabis while feeling safe and secure, without having to make the purchase in a back alley.

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9:45 a.m.

In California’s capital city, about 25 people gathered for a red ribbon cutting outside of A Therapeutic Alternative, a store that’s been selling marijuana medically since 2009.

Mike Shorrow was the store’s first customer, purchasing more than 4 grams of marijuana, dubbed “Red Dragon” and “Ingrid.” The 63-year-old says he started smoking marijuana decades ago for pleasure but now uses it for medical purposes too. He spent nearly $100, a price he called high but worth it to avoid buying on the black market.

Fifty-year-old Kathleen Santos waited in line so she could be on “the forefront” of California’s legalization efforts. She’s been purchasing marijuana with a medical card at the dispensary for several years. She doesn’t agree with the high taxation, but says she’s becoming more adventurous with the types of marijuana that she tries now that the industry is more heavily regulated.

The shop is only letting 19 people in at a time for security reasons, and requires everyone to sign paperwork to become a member.

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7:00 a.m.

Attorneys advising a group of Los Angeles dispensaries have concluded that those businesses can continue to legally sell medicinal marijuana as “collectives,” until they obtain local and state licenses under California’s new system of legal pot.

Los Angeles officials announced late last month that the city will not begin accepting license applications until Jan. 3 — and it might take weeks before any are issued. That led to widespread concern that long-established businesses would have to shut down during the interim.

Jerred Kiloh of the United Cannabis Business Association says his group hopes to continue to provide patient access to medicinal marijuana.

The status of the Los Angeles shops highlights broad confusion over the new state law, which went into effect at 12:01 a.m. Monday.

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6:45 a.m.

Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguin was on hand for a ribbon-cutting ceremony as his city began selling marijuana legally on New Year’s Day.

The mayor was joined by state Sen. Nancy Skinner as pot sales began early Monday at Berkeley Patients Group, one of the oldest dispensaries in the nation.

Customers began lining up before dawn to be among the first to purchase legal marijuana in state.

A law allowing California’s first legal retail pot sales went into effect at 12:01 a.m.

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5:45 a.m.

About 100 people are lined up in the parking lot of the Harborside marijuana dispensary in Oakland, California.

They’re waiting for the doors to open at 6 a.m. Monday so that they can be among the first customers to buy legal pot in the state.

The crowd sipped coffee and munched doughnuts, braving overnight temperatures in the mid-40s (around 6 degrees Celsius).

The dispensary says the first customers will receive special gifts. Harborside is one of about 90 California businesses that received state licenses to open on New Year’s Day.

A law allowing the state’s first legal retail pot sales went into effect at 12:01 a.m.

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12:40 a.m.

Some Californians are raising blunts instead of glasses as they usher in the new year.

A law allowing the state’s first legal retail pot sales went into effect at 12:01 a.m. Monday.

Johnny Hernandez, a tattoo artist from Modesto, was celebrating New Year’s Eve by smoking “Happy New Year blunts” with his cousins.

Hernandez, who is a medical marijuana user, says legalizing recreational pot is “something we’ve all been waiting for.”

The 29-year-old says he also hoped that the legalization of recreational, adult-use marijuana will help alleviate a stigma some believe still surrounds marijuana use.

About 90 businesses received state licenses to open on New Year’s Day. They are concentrated in San Diego, Santa Cruz, the San Francisco Bay Area and the Palm Springs area.

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12 a.m.

The arrival of the new year in California brings with it broad legalization of marijuana.

The law comes two decades after California became the first state to legalize medical marijuana.

So-called recreational pot is now legal for adults 21 and older. Individuals can grow up to six plants and possess as much as an ounce.

Finding a retail outlet to buy non-medical pot in California won’t be easy, at least initially. Only about 90 businesses received state licenses to open on New Year’s Day. They are concentrated in San Diego, Santa Cruz, the San Francisco Bay Area and the Palm Springs area.

Los Angeles and San Francisco are among the many cities where recreational pot won’t be available right away. Other places, including Fresno, Bakersfield and Kern County, outlawed recreational marijuana sales.

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Published at Mon, 01 Jan 2018 19:37:30 +0000

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Long Branch shooting: Prosecutor says teen held in shooting death of parents, sister, family friend – CBS News

Long Branch shooting: Prosecutor says teen held in shooting death of parents, sister, family friend – CBS News

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LONG BRANCH, N.J. — A 16-year-old New Jersey boy armed with a semi-automatic rifle shot and killed his parents, sister and a family friend inside the home where they lived, authorities said Monday. Monmouth County Prosecutor Chris Gramiccioni said Monday that the teen will be charged with four counts of murder and a weapons offense stemming from the shooting that occurred late Sunday night, less than 20 minutes before midnight on New Year’s Eve in the shore town of Long Branch.

A possible motive for the shooting has not been disclosed. The rifle used in the shooting was legally registered to a resident of the house, Gramiccioni said.

The teen’s name has not been disclosed, and it wasn’t known Monday if he’s retained an attorney.

The victims were identified as the boy’s parents, Steven Kologi, 44, and Linda Kologi, 42; his 18-year-old sister, Brittany, and 70-year-old Mary Schultz, who lived with the family.

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Victims Steven and Linda Kologi (right) and 18-year-old Brittany Kologi (left).

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Gramiccioni says police responded to a 911 call of shots fired at the home just after 11:30 p.m. Sunday. He described the shooting as an isolated domestic incident and said the teen was taken into custody without issue.

The teen’s grandfather and brother were not targeted and left the home unharmed.

“It’s a terribly tragic incident,” Gramiccioni said.

Gramiccioni says charges are expected to be filed later Monday. The teen is expected to make an initial court appearance on Tuesday.

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The Monmouth County prosecutor says a 16-year-old is in custody after his parents, sister and a family friend were found shot to death in a home in the New Jersey shore town of Long Branch.

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Neighbors told CBS New York they heard gunshots from down the street.

“I came outside last night about midnight to look and see what’s going on,” said neighbor James Roskowinski. “I was saying, ‘I’m pretty sure that was gunshots.’ Looked outside, before you know it, cop down here, cop down there lined up around the street.”

Walter Montelione, Linda Kologi’s cousin, spoke to CBS New York’s Lisa Rozner through tears by phone.

“The Kologis were very caring, loving people and always looking to do fun things with their kids,” he said. “He was a good kid. He was, a little you know, slow with learning disabilities but he knows right from wrong.”

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Andrea Tozzi, of the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office at 800-533-7443, or Detective Michael Verdadiero of the Long Branch Police Department at 732-222-1000.  

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Published at Mon, 01 Jan 2018 16:21:02 +0000

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Trump lashes out against Pakistan in first tweet of 2018 – USA TODAY

Trump lashes out against Pakistan in first tweet of 2018 – USA TODAY

President Trump on Monday took aim at Pakistan, charging that the nation’s leaders haven’t done enough to help the United States thwart terrorists in Southwest Asia.

The president used his first posting on Twitter of 2018 to lash out against Pakistan, saying its leaders “have given us nothing but lies & deceit.”

“The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over the last 15 years, and they have given us nothing but lies & deceit, thinking of our leaders as fools,” Trump tweeted. “They give safe haven to the terrorists we hunt in Afghanistan, with little help. No more!”

Trump’s broadside against Pakistan comes as his administration considers whether to withhold distribution of some $255 million in aid to Pakistan, the New York Times reported last week. 

The Trump administration’s frustration with Pakistan isn’t new. Presidents Obama and George W. Bush expressed anger with the effort by leaders in Islamabad to root out terrorists inside Pakistan as the U.S. carried out operations in Afghanistan.

The latest $255 million disbursement has been on hold since August, when the Trump administration notified Congress that it would only release the money allotted for military assistance if it saw greater cooperation in the fight against the Haqqani Network and Taliban.

“We can no longer be silent about Pakistan’s safe havens for terrorist organizations, the Taliban, and other groups that pose a threat to the region and beyond,” Trump said in August. “We have been paying Pakistan billions and billions of dollars at the same time they are housing the very terrorists that we are fighting. But that will have to change, and that will change immediately.”

Trump, who celebrated Christmas and New Year’s Eve at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida, said he planned to returned to Washington on Monday evening.

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Published at Mon, 01 Jan 2018 14:17:52 +0000

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Trump lashes out against Pakistan in first tweet of 2018 – USA TODAY

Trump lashes out against Pakistan in first tweet of 2018 – USA TODAY

President Trump on Monday took aim at Pakistan, charging that the nation’s leaders haven’t done enough to help the United States thwart terrorists in Southwest Asia.

The president used his first posting on Twitter of 2018 to lash out against Pakistan, saying its leaders “have given us nothing but lies & deceit.”

“The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over the last 15 years, and they have given us nothing but lies & deceit, thinking of our leaders as fools,” Trump tweeted. “They give safe haven to the terrorists we hunt in Afghanistan, with little help. No more!”

Trump’s broadside against Pakistan comes as his administration considers whether to withhold distribution of some $255 million in aid to Pakistan, the New York Times reported last week. 

The Trump administration’s frustration with Pakistan isn’t new. Presidents Obama and George W. Bush expressed anger with the effort by leaders in Islamabad to root out terrorists inside Pakistan as the U.S. carried out operations in Afghanistan.

The latest $255 million disbursement has been on hold since August, when the Trump administration notified Congress that it would only release the money allotted for military assistance if it saw greater cooperation in the fight against the Haqqani Network and Taliban.

“We can no longer be silent about Pakistan’s safe havens for terrorist organizations, the Taliban, and other groups that pose a threat to the region and beyond,” Trump said in August. “We have been paying Pakistan billions and billions of dollars at the same time they are housing the very terrorists that we are fighting. But that will have to change, and that will change immediately.”

Trump, who celebrated Christmas and New Year’s Eve at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida, said he planned to returned to Washington on Monday evening.

More: Trump rings in new year at glitzy Mar-a-Lago party, predicts ‘fantastic 2018’

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Published at Mon, 01 Jan 2018 14:17:52 +0000

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North Korean leader says he has 'nuclear button' but won't use it unless threatened – Washington Post

North Korean leader says he has 'nuclear button' but won't use it unless threatened – Washington Post

BEIJING — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un boasted in an annual New Year’s Day speech Monday that he had a nuclear button on his desk and that the entire United States was within range of his weapons — but he also vowed not to attack unless threatened.

Kim promised to focus this year on producing nuclear warheads and missiles for operational deployment, adding that the United States could now “never start a war against me or our country.” 

But he also struck a conciliatory note, opening the door to dialogue with South Korea and saying he would consider sending a delegation to the Winter Olympics to be held in his southern neighbor in February.

“The United States should know that the button for nuclear weapons is on my table,” he said during the nationally televised speech, according to a provisional translation by the Associated Press. “The entire area of the U.S. mainland is within our nuclear strike range.”

But Kim also said those weapons would not be used unless his country faced aggression.

“This year, we should focus on mass-producing nuclear warheads and ballistic missiles for operational deployment,” Kim said. “These weapons will be used only if our security is threatened.”

North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test in September and launched its most high-tech intercontinental ballistic missile in November, ignoring international condemnation and steadily tightening sanctions.  

In typically bellicose language, it declared the latest round of United Nations sanctions imposed last month an “act of war,” and Kim said his country had achieved the historic feat of “completing” its nuclear forces.

North Korea’s nuclear capabilities do not yet match Kim’s boasts, experts say, since it is far from clear it could successfully deliver a nuclear weapon on one of its missiles. Yet there is little doubt its capabilities have advanced significantly in the past year.

But Kim, dressed in a Western-style gray suit and a tie, also offered a potential olive branch to Seoul saying it is imperative to lower military tensions on the Korean Peninsula and improve ties with the South.

He said that the path to dialogue was open and that he would consider sending a delegation to the Winter Olympics in Pyeong­chang, South Korea.

“North Korea’s participation in the Winter Games will be a good opportunity to show unity of the people, and we wish the Games will be a success,” he said, according to a Reuters translation of the speech. “Officials from the two Koreas may urgently meet to discuss the possibility.”

South Korea has been trying to reassure the rest of the world that the Olympics will be safe despite the nuclear tensions, and President Moon Jae-in has said North Korea’s participation would ensure their safety. He also proposed last month that Seoul and Washington postpone annual joint military drills until after the Olympics, and he generally takes a less confrontational approach to relations with the North than his predecessor, Park Geun-hye.

John Delury, a professor of international relations at Yonsei University in Seoul, said Kim’s message to Seoul was “more promising” than he had anticipated, addressing in a specific and actionable way South Korea’s desire to make the Games a success. 

“That should give hope to those in the South who are trying to get something going and open a channel at least,” he said.

The idea of improving relations between the two Koreas is one that is frequently spoken about but seldom achieved, and Kim’s warmer words could also be seen as an attempt to drive a wedge between Seoul and Washington.

While Kim’s words were more combative towards the United States, he also refrained from a personal attack on President Trump, after the two men engaged in several rounds of mutual name-calling in 2017, Delury noted.

When asked about North Korea’s nuclear claims on Sunday night, Trump said only, “We’ll see, we’ll see.”

Daryl Kimball, executive director of the Arms Control Association, said Kim’s claims about his country’s nuclear capability underscored that there was no viable “military solution” to denuclearizing North Korea and that sanctions alone would not persuade Pyongyang to halt or reverse its nuclear buildup.

“To avoid a nuclear conflict and the full-scale deployment of an operational North Korean strategic deterrent force, U.S. leaders, in concert with South Korea, should redouble efforts to engage North Korea in direct talks and cease any further explicit or implicit threats of military action against the North,” he said in an email.

“The upcoming Olympics provide an important opportunity to break the ice and to begin discussions with the North Koreans on mutual steps that reduce the chances of miscalculation and war,” he added.

In the speech, Kim also stressed North Korea’s economic achievements and noted the importance of improving the nation’s standard of living, the AP reported.

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Published at Mon, 01 Jan 2018 03:49:48 +0000

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10 Americans among 12 dead in Costa Rica plane crash – CNN

10 Americans among 12 dead in Costa Rica plane crash – CNN

The single-engine turboprop’s two Costa Rican pilots also died in the crash, President Luis Guillermo Solis Rivera said in a statement posted on social media. There were no survivors.
Costa Rica’s Ministry of Public Security posted several images of the wreckage on its official Facebook page, showing the plane engulfed in flames in a wooded area, with smoke billowing from charred rubble.
It was not immediately clear what caused the crash, which occurred early Sunday afternoon in Nandayure, a region in Costa Rica’s Guanacaste province.
Authorities said they were focusing on recovering the victims’ bodies and would begin an investigation into the cause of the crash first thing Monday.
Costa Rica’s President expressed his condolences on Twitter.
“The government vows to do everything necessary to help the victims’ family members in whatever they need in this difficult moment and sends them the solidarity of all the Costa Rican people,” Solis said.
The private aircraft, a Cessna 208B Grand Caravan registered as TI-BEI, was part of Nature Air’s fleet, officials said. Officials from the airline could not be immediately reached for comment.
One of the pilots who died in the crash was the cousin of Costa Rican ex-President Laura Chinchilla, the former leader said on her Twitter account.

Published at Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:45:01 +0000

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“Multiple deputies down” in Douglas County, Colorado, sheriff's office says – CBS News

“Multiple deputies down” in Douglas County, Colorado, sheriff's office says – CBS News

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Updated Dec 31, 2017 11:14 AM EST

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) in Colorado says “multiple deputies” responding to a domestic disturbance were injured after shots were fired. A code red alert was issued Sunday morning amid what the DCSO said was an “active” situation.

The DCSO says citizens should avoid the area, while residents should shelter in place and avoid windows and exterior walls.

The alert follows earlier reports of an officer down in the area, CBS Denver reports. The number of deputies down or the extent of possible injuries was not immediately known.

The FBI in Denver said it was ready to provide its “full support” to the DCSO.

Footage from the scene showed a heavy police presence, with numerous ambulances and police cars with their lights flashing.  

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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Published at Sun, 31 Dec 2017 15:57:56 +0000

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“Multiple deputies down” in Douglas County, Colorado, sheriff's office says – CBS News

“Multiple deputies down” in Douglas County, Colorado, sheriff's office says – CBS News

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Updated Dec 31, 2017 11:14 AM EST

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) in Colorado says “multiple deputies” responding to a domestic disturbance were injured after shots were fired. A code red alert was issued Sunday morning amid what the DCSO said was an “active” situation.

The DCSO says citizens should avoid the area, while residents should shelter in place and avoid windows and exterior walls.

The alert follows earlier reports of an officer down in the area, CBS Denver reports. The number of deputies down or the extent of possible injuries was not immediately known.

The FBI in Denver said it was ready to provide its “full support” to the DCSO.

Footage from the scene showed a heavy police presence, with numerous ambulances and police cars with their lights flashing.  

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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Published at Sun, 31 Dec 2017 15:57:56 +0000

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Man found with guns, ammunition in Houston hotel room – USA TODAY

Man found with guns, ammunition in Houston hotel room – USA TODAY

HOUSTON — Police on Sunday arrested a man they say was found with several guns and ammunition in his Hyatt Regency hotel room downtown.

Houston police responded to the scene around 1:30 a.m. Sunday at the Hyatt Regency downtown in the 1200 block of Louisiana Street. The suspect, who police say was intoxicated and belligerent, was being arrested for trespassing when an HPD officer found some ammunition lying around in his room. The officer called for backup to arrest the suspect.

When other officers arrived, they found several guns inside the suspect’s room. He was then arrested on charges of unlawfully carrying a weapon and trespassing.

Police are checking inside the suspect’s vehicle for more possible weapons.

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Published at Sun, 31 Dec 2017 14:05:00 +0000

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