St. Paul Police say a 53-year-old suspect was shot Sunday night and suffered non-life threatening injuries after an officer’s life was in danger during an attempted arrest. Authorities were in the area of Earl Street North and Germaine Avenue East attempting to arrest Reginald Craig Sutherlin, who had active warrants and was suspected in a felony domestic assault case.
Arab countries Oman and Iraq are involved in negotiations for the release of two Americans jailed in Iran for spying.
Yusuf Islam, the British musician formerly known as Cat Stevens, is calling for the release of two American hikers charged with spying in Iran.
An Iranian lawyer representing three Americans accused by Tehran of spying says he is ready for the start of their trial.
An Iranian news agency says Tehran has canceled the planned release of a jailed American woman because the necessary legal procedures have not been completed.
Iran’s envoy to the United Nations has confirmed that a female American held for more than a year will be released.