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Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 04:06 PM PDT

'He Was Not Mentally Ill': Alfred Olango's Mother

'He Was Not Mentally Ill': Alfred Olango's Mother

A man shot and killed by police in El Cajon, California, was not mentally ill but was having a breakdown over the death of a close friend during his encounter with police, his mother said Thursday.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 09:42 PM PDT
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By Monica Garske

El Cajon Police Shooting Sparks Protests

El Cajon police said they fired on a man described as "erratic" in the parking...View gallery

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Things to Do This Weekend: Sept. 29-Oct. 2

Things to Do This Weekend: Sept. 29-Oct. 2

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There's always something going on in America's Finest City.

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Warning: Park at Your Own Risk on 5th Avenue

Warning: Park at Your Own Risk on 5th Avenue

San Diego Police will ticket cars parked along 5th Avenue in the Gaslamp Quarter during certain weekend hours beginning Friday.

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New Mom Welcomes Twins, at 60!

New Mom Welcomes Twins, at 60!

Last year, Claudette Cook and her husband decided to start a family, but they knew they'd have to deal with a few bumps in the road. Now, she's a mother for the first time, after her 60th birthday. "Isaiah...

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Cause of Minnesota Sisters' Sudden Vacation Deaths Revealed

Cause of Minnesota Sisters' Sudden Vacation Deaths Revealed

An autopsy report reveals two sisters who were found dead while vacationing on a tropical African island had died from fluid in their lungs, a condition commonly known as acute pulmonary edema. Police in the...

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 08:24 PM PDT

Hackers Target Election Systems in More Than 20 States: Official

Hackers Target Election Systems in More Than 20 States: Official

Election systems in more than 20 states have been targeted in hacking attempts — far more than had been previously acknowledged — a senior Department of Homeland Security official told NBC News Thursday. The...

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 06:36 PM PDT

Man Killed by El Cajon Police Held Vaping Device: PD

Man Killed by El Cajon Police Held Vaping Device: PD

The object held by a black man shot and killed by El Cajon Police officers Tuesday was a type of vaping device, police sources told NBC 7.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 04:51 AM PDT

Who Was Alfred Olango?

Who Was Alfred Olango?

Friends say he was an Ugandan refugee who friends say came to the U.S. at the age of 12 in search of protection

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Conn. Home of Woman Lost at Sea Searched

Conn. Home of Woman Lost at Sea Searched

A search warrant has been executed at the home of a Middletown, Connecticut woman who is presumed dead after disappearing during a fishing trip with her son, a source close to the investigation said.

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