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Accused Planned Parenthood shooter seeks to represent himself

A man accused of shooting three people to death at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs told a judge on Wednesday that he does not trust his lawyers and wants to represent himself. “I want to be my own attorney,” Robert Lewis Dear told the judge at a criminal court hearing in Colorado Springs.

Six more measles cases reported in California after Disneyland outbreak

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Six more cases of measles have been confirmed in California following an outbreak at Disneyland that began in December, public health officials said on Monday, raising to 74 the total number of people in the state who have been infected. Previously, 68 people in California had been confirmed to have the measles, along with 14 others elsewhere: five in Arizona, three in Utah, two in Washington state, one each in Oregon, Colorado and Nevada, and one in Mexico. The latest tally includes 73 cases documented by the California Department of Public Health and one additional patient reported by the Ventura County Health Care Agency.