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Manhunt is on for Ga. killer

A SEARCH is on for a man wanted in connection with four fatal shootings in an area near Atlanta (Shutterstock).

A man suspected of fatally shooting three men and one woman near Atlanta is being hunted by authorities.

The Associated Press is reporting that police in Hampton, Ga., are focusing on Andre Longmore, 40, as suspect. Police say he is armed and dangerous.

According to police, the shootings took place late Saturday morning in Hampton, population 8,500.  They say they are seeking a black GMC Acadia sport utility vehicle that Longmore could be driving.

A $10,000 reward is being offered to anyone with information leading to his arrest and prosecution.

Three police officers shot in Fargo

A gunman shot three police officers – two of them fatally – before being killed by another officer in Fargo, North Dakota on Saturday.

According to United Press International, Officer Jake Wallin was killed, and officers Andrew Dotas and Tyler Hawes are in critical condition.

The suspect killed was Mohamad Barakat, 37, a resident of Fargo. No motive has been established for the attack.

SoCal fires causing evacuations

Several wildfires began burning in Riverside County on Friday afternoon and continue to burn on Saturday.

Thousands of acres have been scorched in the Rabbit Fire, Los Angeles Times is reporting and evacuation orders have been issued for the community of Lakeview,

Daytime temperatures of 100-plus, along with steep hills and canyons are complicating efforts to contain the blazes, fire officials say.

Sports: Can Halos stop losing streak?

ANGELS and Dodgers in action.

Hoping to put an end to a six-game losing skid, the Los Angeles Angels will be hosting the Houston Astros this evening in Anaheim.

The Dodgers, winners of five in a row, are in New York playing the Mets.

Check back later for the results in our Sports Final.

Weather: Still in the Eighties

Some like it hot, and our West Orange County area will continued to get warm weather right through the end of July.  On Sunday, the skies will be partly cloudy with a daytime high of 87 with an overnight low of 67. Sunny skies will move in on Monday and Tuesday with highs of 87 and 88 with lows of 66.

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