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Woman indicted in connection with police-involved crash that killed mother of 5

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An 18-year-old woman has been indicted in connection with a police pursuit that ended in a fatal crash.
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Police: Man shot to death during Gresham drive-by attack

Police: Man shot to death during Gresham drive-by attack

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A man was shot and killed Monday evening in the South Side Gresham neighborhood, police said.
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Teen who shot at deputies gets probation

Teen who shot at deputies gets probation

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18-year old admitted shooting
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Target shooter accidentally kills 14-year-old riding in car with family, sheriff says

Target shooter accidentally kills 14-year-old riding in car with family, sheriff says

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RICH COUNTY, Utah - A target shooter unintentionally shot and killed a 14-year-old boy Sunday, according to Utah authorities.
The Rich County Sheriff's Office identified the 14-year-old as Zackary Kempke of Ogden, according to KSTU.
14-year-old Zackary Kempke was killed in target practice incident in Rich County.
The fatal shooting happened Sunday afternoon in a remote area of the Monte Cristo range in northeast Utah, sheriff's office officials said in a press release. Police say officers were dispatched to the area around 3 p.m. after a 911 call.
Investigators learned a 14-year-old boy...
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19-year-old man shot and killed in Anaheim; 3 suspects sought

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A 19-year-old man was shot and killed in an unincorporated part of Anaheim Monday afternoon.
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Suspect Sought After 2 Teens Shot In Carjacking

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MINNEAPOLIS - The search is on for a man who shot two teenagers during a carjacking early Monday morning in Columbia Heights.
The shooter and a second person escaped in the teenagers' Jeep in Columbia Heights. The vehicle is white with Minnesota license plates AWF385.
“I heard the shots, and went over and looked out the window and saw the car drive around the corner and up the hill,” said John Stromberg, who lives near the scene.
As police examined the remnants, neighbors relived the events.
Stromberg said his month-old baby was not the only one awake.
“Of course I'm still in the fog of...
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3-year-old struck, killed by car in Johnston County

3-year-old struck, killed by car in Johnston County

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A family in Pine Level is mourning the death of a child hit by a car Monday evening.
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Man arrested in connection with attack on homeless person

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LOS ANGELES - A man arrested Monday on suspicion of beating a homeless man into unconsciousness is suspected of at least six other attacks in Los Angeles and Santa Monica that killed three people and critically injured others, police said.
Police from both cities planned to discuss the case at a press conference Tuesday afternoon.
Ramon Escobar, 47, was arrested after a homeless man was bludgeoned unconscious and some of his possessions taken as he sat or leaned against a pole or wall shortly before 7 a.m. The man was hospitalized in critical condition with head injuries, Santa Monica...
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Polish globe-trotter blunders into Indonesia-Papua conflict

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JAKARTA, Indonesia - To the Indonesian government, the 39-year-old factory worker and globe-trotting Polish traveller is a danger to the state, a man who plotted with shadowy gunmen to foment revolt in isolated eastern jungles.
But to his supporters, Jakub Skrzypski is just an idealistic tourist with no money to his name, a man with an oddball combination of sympathies for right-wing and liberation causes. Even Indonesian police say it's unlikely Skrzypski could have arranged the arms deal they say he promised to make with rebels.
But Skrzypski, who is charged with treason, still faces up...
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Polish globe-trotter blunders into Indonesia-Papua conflict

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To Indonesia's government, the 39-year-old factory worker and globe-trotting Polish traveler is a danger to the state, a man who plotted with gunmen to foment revolt in isolated jungles
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Christie Blatchford: ‘I'm so damn mad,' says son of victim at inquiry into killer nurse

Christie Blatchford: ‘I'm so damn mad,' says son of victim at inquiry into killer nurse

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ST. THOMAS, Ont. - Lawyer Alex Van Kralingen called it the most ghastly image.
“It is obscene to think of a frail old man pawing away at a nurse who is trying to kill him with an injection,” he said.
Van Kralingen is one of two lawyers, Paul Scott the other, who represent families and friends of the victims of health care serial killer Elizabeth Wettlaufer.
Van Kralingen was speaking about Arpad Horvath, a wonderful Hungarian immigrant who started his own tool-and-die company and loved his adopted country with all his big heart.
But though he was 75, frail and with dementia, the old man...
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Alaska man charged with murder in 10-year-old girl's slaying

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An Alaska man tied to the disappearance of a 10-year-old girl who was later found dead was charged Monday with her slaying.
State prosecutors charged Peter Wilson of Kotzebue with first-degree murder, kidnapping, sexual abuse of a minor and tampering with evidence Monday in connection with the death of Ashley Johnson-Barr. An autopsy revealed signs of strangulation and sexual abuse, and DNA evidence also linked him to the crime, according to prosecutors.
Wilson, 41, pleaded not guilty Friday to federal charges of making false statements as FBI agents and others searched...
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High-tech surgery cures heart disease in dogs

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Misty, a 3-year-old Great Pyrenees mix with a congenital heart defect, was saved by minimally invasive surgery - the same kind humans get - at Colorado State University.
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Police: Man fatally shot in South Side attack

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A gunman sprang from a passing vehicle and fatally shot a young man Monday afternoon on the city's South Side, Chicago police said. The shooting-the first in the city during a 19-hour period starting Sunday afternoon-happened just before 4:30 p.m. in the 7700 block of South Sangamon Street in the...
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Mother charged for allegedly killing 2-year-old daughter

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Investigators reported the Houston mother had flagged them down saying her daughter was not responding.
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Wizards' rookie Troy Brown Jr. handled his first media day like a veteran

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Washington Wizards first-round draft pick Troy Brown Jr. is as mild-mannered as it comes. The 19-year-old did and said all the right things Monday at his
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Heartwarming video shows 4-year-old boy in wheelchair 'jumping' on trampoline

Heartwarming video shows 4-year-old boy in wheelchair 'jumping' on trampoline

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Razor blades found on shopping buggies at Walmart with customer reporting...

Razor blades found on shopping buggies at Walmart with customer reporting being cut, North Carolina police say

Several razor blades were found on several shopping buggies, police said. Read more ...

Burberry apologizes after sending noose sweatshirt down runway

Burberry apologizes after sending noose sweatshirt down runway

A model called out the brand's "offensive" piece after walking show. Read more ...

ESPN: Manny Machado agrees to 10-year, $300M deal with Padres

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Statue Of WWII Sailor Kissing Nurse Vandalized With “ MeToo”

Statue Of WWII Sailor Kissing Nurse Vandalized With “ MeToo”

A day after the sailor seen kissing a woman in the iconic World War II photo died, a statue commemorating the couple was found vandalized with " MeToo" early Tuesday, Florida... Read more ...

'Our city will never be whole again': Police chief shares community's grief...

'Our city will never be whole again': Police chief shares community's grief in powerful statement after mass shooting

“I can't tell you how hard it was to hear that we were too late to save them,” Aurora police Chief Kristen Ziman said in the message. Read more ...

Man wanted on murder, drug charges arrested while driving semi on I-4

Man wanted on murder, drug charges arrested while driving semi on I-4

A man who was wanted by police in Longwood for murder and cocaine trafficking was arrested while driving a semitruck on Interstate 4 Monday. Read more ...

Great white sharks may have killed off titanic ancient megalodon

Great white sharks may have killed off titanic ancient megalodon

The mystery might be solved as to what happened to the largest shark in world history. Read more ...

Netflix cancels 'Jessica Jones' and 'The Punisher'

Netflix cancels 'Jessica Jones' and 'The Punisher'

Netflix finally killed off the last of its Marvel shows. Read more ...