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Teen Arrested At Las Vegas Rally Tried To Kill Donald Trump
Charges have been filed against a 19-year-old man who was arrested at a Donald Trump rally in Las Vegas on Saturday. The AP reports the man tried to take a police officer's gun in order to kill the presumptive GOP presidential nominee.On Monday, officials filed a complaint against Michael Steven Sanford, charging him with an act of violence on restricted grounds.
According to the report, Sanford approached a police officer at a rally on Saturday at the Treasure Island Casino and told him he wanted an autograph from Trump. He tried to grab the officer's gun and was arrested.
Sandford, who has a U.K. driver's license, told authorities he drove across the country to San Bernardino ahead of the rally. On Friday he went to a shooting range to learn how to use a handgun in preparation for the rally. In case his plan fell through, he told authorities that he reserved a ticket for the Trump rally in Phoenix that same day.
Sandford said he was "convinced" he would die from the planned assassination attempt. He is expected to make a court appearance on Monday.
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April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
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Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.