Samuel Corum/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images(BALTIMORE) — A state of emergency was issued and National Guard troops were deployed in the streets of Baltimore after violence erupted in the city on Monday afternoon.

Numerous fires were reported overnight, and Baltimore police reported people throwing cinder blocks at fire engines as firefighters worked to extinguish the flames.

A citywide curfew will be in effect from 10 p.m. today until 5 a.m. Wednesday. The 10 p.m. curfews will last for one week, mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said, and could be extended as necessary. A 9 p.m. curfew is already in effect for children 14 and younger.

“This is not a lawless city,” Rawlings-Blake said. “I’m at a loss for words.”

Baltimore City Public Schools will also be closed Tuesday, and a Baltimore Orioles-Chicago White Sox baseball game could possibly be moved to Washington, D.C.

Fifteen officers were injured, six seriously during Monday’s violence, Police Commissioner Anthony Batts said in a news conference. Those injuries are not expected to be life-threatening.

“This is not protesting, this is not your First Amendment rights,” he said. “This is criminal acts.”

Monday’s standoff began near the Mondawmin Mall in the northwest part of the city, the Baltimore Police Department said, as the group threw bricks, rocks and other objects at officers. Protesters were seen climbing on a police cruiser and damaging several others, and fires broke out, including flames that engulfed a community center project.

The unrest was sparked by the death of Freddie Gray, who died after being in police custody. Gray’s mother, speaking the night of the 25-year-old’s funeral, made a plea for peace.

“I want you all to get justice for my son, but don’t do it like this here. Don’t tear up the whole city just for him,” Gloria Darden said. “It’s wrong.”

Rawlings-Blake, speaking to reporters late Monday, decried the violence and property damage.

“People say they care about their community and want to be heard, but you can’t care about your community and do what they did,” Rawlings-Blake said.

“I understand anger, but what we’re seeing isn’t anger, it’s destruction of a community.”

Newly minted Attorney General Loretta Lynch also weighed in on the situation in Baltimore, condemning the “senseless acts of violence by some individuals in Baltimore.”

“The Department of Justice stands ready to provide any assistance that might be helpful,” Lynch added. “The Civil Rights Division and the FBI have an ongoing, independent criminal civil rights investigation into the tragic death of Mr. Gray.”

Monday’s clash at the mall follows a volatile weekend in Baltimore. Protests that started off peacefully Saturday turned violent by afternoon in downtown Baltimore. Protests were also held during Gray’s wake Sunday.

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NoahBryant/iStock/Thinkstock(TULSA, Okla.) — Tulsa Undersheriff Tim Albin has resigned, Sheriff Stanley Glanz announced on Monday, following the release of an internal investigation that showed Albin pressured employees to give special treatment to Reserve Deputy Robert Bates, the deputy who shot and killed Eric Harris when he says he mistook his firearm for his Taser.

“The last few weeks has been difficult for both the community and for the Tulsa County Sheriff’s Office,” Glanz said in a statement Monday. “As we look as a community for answers to the situation which put Mr. Bates and Mr. Harris on that fatal path, I have also looked inside the Tulsa County Sheriff’s Office organization to find what we could have done better and need to do differently.”

“As a result of my own examination,” Glanz added, “I believe it is time for a change in my leadership team.”

Glanz notes that “given the gravity of the current situation and the need to go a different direction with our leadership and management, [Albin] agrees with me that it is time for a change.”

Glanz also says that he will continue to examine the office, adding that more changes are coming.

The Tulsa World reports that Albin’s resignation will be effective at the end of the week.

Last week, the World reported that it had obtained a Sheriff’s Office memo regarding a special investigation into allegations of falsified documents and improper training for Robert Bates.

Bates is currently charged with second-degree manslaughter in Harris’ death.

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Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NBA Playoffs – First Round: Milwaukee Bucks 94 – Chicago Bulls 88 (Bulls lead series, 3-2)

Brooklyn Nets 120 – Atlanta Hawks 115 (Series tied at 2-2)

NHL Playoffs – First Round: Washington Capitals 2 – New York Islanders 1 (Capitals win series, 4-3)

Tampa Bay Lightning 5 – Detroit Red Wings 2 (Series tied at 3-3)

MLB: Chicago Cubs 4 (11-7) – Pittsburgh Pirates 0 (11-9)

New York Mets 3 (15-5) – Miami Marlins 1 (8-12)

Cincinnati Reds 9 (9-10) – Milwaukee Brewers 6 (4-16)

New York Yankees 4 (12-8) – Tampa Bay Rays 1 (11-9)

Atlanta Braves 8 (10-9) – Washington Nationals 4 (7-13)

Boston Red Sox 6 (11-9) – Toronto Blue Jays 5 (9-11)

Kansas City Royals 6 (13-6) – Cleveland Indians 2 (6-12)

Philadelphia Phillies 4 (8-12) – St. Louis Cardinals 1 (12-6)

Chicago White Sox (8-9) @ Baltimore Orioles (9-10) (postponed)

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Alex_Schmidt/iStock/Thinkstock(SAN FRANCISCO) — A bartender and model is broadening her lawsuit against San Francisco transit police to include an Oakland cop after she says they used excessive force while booking her on St. Patrick’s Day last year and caused her to break at least four bones in her face.

Megan Sheehan acknowledges she was intoxicated and belligerent when she was apprehended at a Bay Area Rapid Transit station, but says officers left her with permanent physical damage after taking her to the nearby jail to charge her.

“I should have never gotten that drunk, but also there are ways to detain someone and not break their face,” she told ABC station KGO-TV.

The dramatic moment was caught on security cameras from inside the Santa Rita jail, as well as body cameras that were being worn by officers near Sheehan, showing how two officers appear to throw her to the ground right after she turned toward one of the officers and told him to stop touching her.

An audible thud can be heard as Sheehan hit the ground, and people standing near are heard gasping. An officer kneeling next to her after she hit the ground can be heard requesting medical help.

According to the lawsuit filed by Sheehan’s attorney last July, she suffered “serious head injuries including but not limited to fracturing four of her cheek bones, splitting her molar, and cracking a front tooth.”

The video shows Sheehan lying unconscious in a pool of blood as people near her, though it is unclear exactly who, say her name to try and get her to respond.

Sheehan, who is now 28 but was 27 at the time of the incident, did not remember anything of what happened on the night of the altercation, and it was only after her attorneys obtained video from inside the police station that they were able to determine how she broke the bones in her face.

“Finally, when we saw this last video we saw that, ‘Oh, she couldn’t put her hands out because they were being held behind her back,'” Liza de Vries, one of Sheehan’s attorneys, told ABC News Monday.

“She’s still recovering mentally from what happened. Physically she’s still having her teeth repaired. Her facial bones have recovered…though she can still feel that they were broken,” de Vries said.

The suit says that she spent two days being treated in a nearby hospital and never faced criminal charges.

De Vries told ABC News that they have an amendment hearing scheduled for the case on May 28 because they have now learned that in addition to a BART police officer there was also an Oakland police officer who was allegedly holding one of Sheehan’s arms behind her back when she was pushed to the ground. As a result, they will ask to have that officer and the Oakland police department added as defendants in the suit.

ABC News’ calls to BART police and the Oakland police department were not immediately returned. They told KGO they would not comment on the case because it is in active litigation, though attorneys for BART have denied liability in earlier court proceedings.

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Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images(MIAMI) — The Miami Marlins designated catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia for assignment on Monday. If no team claims him on the waiver wire, he will become a free agent.

The Marlins signed Saltalamacchia to a three-year contract, worth $21 million, prior to the 2014 season. In 123 games with Miami, he batted .209 with 12 home runs and 45 RBIs.

Saltalamacchia is just 2-for-29 (.069) with one home run on the season. With the nine-year veteran playing poorly, the Marlins turned to J.T. Realmuto as their starting catcher.

Saltalamacchia won a World Series title in 2013 with the Boston Red Sox.

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Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images(MIAMI) — The Miami Marlins designated catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia for assignment on Monday. If no team claims him on the waiver wire, he will become a free agent.

The Marlins signed Saltalamacchia to a three-year contract, worth $21 million, prior to the 2014 season. In 123 games with Miami, he batted .209 with 12 home runs and 45 RBIs.

Saltalamacchia is just 2-for-29 (.069) with one home run on the season. With the nine-year veteran playing poorly, the Marlins turned to J.T. Realmuto as their starting catcher.

Saltalamacchia won a World Series title in 2013 with the Boston Red Sox.

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iStock/Thinkstock(MOBILE BAY, Ala.) — Storms have put a temporary halt to the U.S. Coast Guard’s efforts Monday to find four people who disappeared after hurricane-like weather struck a regatta in Alabama this weekend.

“We’ve covered about 3,000 square miles,” Coast Guard Capt. Duke Walker said, “but safety is my biggest concern….We continue to search as opposed to recover. [We] still have the hope for the best thing to happen.”

The Coast Guard said it planned to resume the search for the sailors Monday evening.

More than 100 sailboats and about 200 people were participating in the 57th annual Dauphin Island regatta, held in Mobile Bay, Alabama, when the storm hit Saturday. Sailboats overturned, leaving many stranded in the water, authorities said. Good Samaritans and local authorities assisted in the rescue efforts.

Joshua Edwards’ family got caught in the storm after the 18-mile race ended. He said what started as a day of fun quickly took a turn for the worse when relatives said they saw a twister. His mother, who was at the helm of the vessel, even lost her life jacket to the screaming winds. It took the Edwards family five white-knuckle hours to make it back to Alabama.

Edwards told ABC News Monday that despite the warnings in Saturday’s forecast, the circumstances were not considered dangerous for experienced sailors. Nearly 60-mph winds and reported 10-foot waves pushed him and his crew eight miles out of their way as they passed other boats in distress.

The bodies of two sailors were found, according to the state’s Department of Public Safety, but their names and the names of the missing had not been released. The sailors were located along the shoreline and in the bay.

Authorities had originally said that five people were missing but one person was found at home. More than 40 people had been rescued since Saturday.

Officials said Monday they were checking 10 submerged vessels and had cleared several others.

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iStock/Thinkstock(OLYMPIA, Wash.) — A Washington high school teacher is credited with apprehending a shooter at the school where he works Monday.

In a statement, Brady Olson, an Advanced Placement Government teacher at North Thurston High School who the school district says is credited with stopping the shooter, said he was “happy…that everyone is safe after today’s incident.” The North Thurston Public Schools’ Twitter account said that no one was hurt in the incident and that the school was dismissed early.

Shooter apprehended by staff. Reportedly nobody hurt. School will be dismissed after police finish sweeping school. School messenger coming

— N. Thurston Schools (@NTPSnews) April 27, 2015

Suspect is in custody the students will be released to their parents at South sound stadium

— N. Thurston Schools (@NTPSnews) April 27, 2015

“From administrators to teachers, all reacted to a very intense situation with incredible tact and professionalism,” Olson said. “No one, including myself, can prepare for a situation like this.”

Olson mentioned three other men who also played a role in apprehending the shooter — Tim Brown, the school’s dean of students, Principal Steve Rood and Security Officer Jim Beltico.

“North Thurston High School’s staff handled this like every other staff in every city, in every state, across this country would,” Olson concluded. “I’m incredibly proud to be a member of the bigger community of educators who teach and take care of our kids every day.”

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Getty Images(BALTIMORE) — Multiple police officers were injured in Baltimore Monday in violent protests after the funeral of Freddie Gray, who died of a spinal injury while in police custody earlier this month.

Police said a group of protesters were throwing bricks in the direction of officers near the Mondawmin Mall. A police presence in the area had been building throughout the afternoon Monday.

One of our officers has been injured at Mondawmin Mall. The group continues to throw bricks and other items at police officers.

— Baltimore Police (@BaltimorePolice) April 27, 2015

Additional officers have been injured in the area of Liberty Heights and Reisterstown Rd. The group continues to throw bricks at officers

— Baltimore Police (@BaltimorePolice) April 27, 2015

We are continuing to deploy resources into the neighborhoods around Mondawmin Mall to ensure everyone remains safe.

— Baltimore Police (@BaltimorePolice) April 27, 2015

Baltimore City Police Capt. Eric Kowalczyk said at a press availability that seven officers had been seriously injured and one was unconscious.

Before Gray’s funeral on Monday, police had announced that there was a credible threat against law enforcement officers. A police press release warned that members of gangs including the Bloods, Crips, and Black Guerilla Family “have entered into a partnership to ‘take-out’ law enforcement officers.”

Volatile protests had been held throughout the weekend, with some violence reported. Baltimore City Police said that between Saturday afternoon and the early morning Sunday, there had been 34 arrests.

Gray was picked up by police on Sunday, April 12. Police have not officially disclosed a reason why he was taken into custody, though they said Gray fled after officers made eye contact with him.

He went into a coma on Thursday, April 16, and died the morning of Sunday, April 19, his family attorney has said.

Controversy over Gray’s arrest spread across the country when footage shot by bystanders appeared to show Gray shouting in pain as he was apprehended.

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Getty Images(BALTIMORE) — Multiple police officers were injured in Baltimore Monday in violent protests after the funeral of Freddie Gray, who died of a spinal injury while in police custody earlier this month.

Police said a group of protesters were throwing bricks in the direction of officers near the Mondawmin Mall. A police presence in the area had been building throughout the afternoon Monday.

One of our officers has been injured at Mondawmin Mall. The group continues to throw bricks and other items at police officers.

— Baltimore Police (@BaltimorePolice) April 27, 2015

Additional officers have been injured in the area of Liberty Heights and Reisterstown Rd. The group continues to throw bricks at officers

— Baltimore Police (@BaltimorePolice) April 27, 2015

We are continuing to deploy resources into the neighborhoods around Mondawmin Mall to ensure everyone remains safe.

— Baltimore Police (@BaltimorePolice) April 27, 2015

Baltimore City Police Capt. Eric Kowalczyk said at a press availability that seven officers had been seriously injured and one was unconscious.

Before Gray’s funeral on Monday, police had announced that there was a credible threat against law enforcement officers. A police press release warned that members of gangs including the Bloods, Crips, and Black Guerilla Family “have entered into a partnership to ‘take-out’ law enforcement officers.”

Volatile protests had been held throughout the weekend, with some violence reported. Baltimore City Police said that between Saturday afternoon and the early morning Sunday, there had been 34 arrests.

Gray was picked up by police on Sunday, April 12. Police have not officially disclosed a reason why he was taken into custody, though they said Gray fled after officers made eye contact with him.

He went into a coma on Thursday, April 16, and died the morning of Sunday, April 19, his family attorney has said.

Controversy over Gray’s arrest spread across the country when footage shot by bystanders appeared to show Gray shouting in pain as he was apprehended.

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