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DCFS investigating death of 8-month-old boy in Gresham
State child welfare authorities are investigating the death of an 8-month-old boy Thursday night in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side.
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Police: Man shot, killed after argument in north Houston
Homicide detectives are looking for tips after a 20-year-old man was killed about 7:45 p.m Thursday near an apartment complex playground at Aldine Bender and Lee Road in north Houston.
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Missing 9/11 flag returns to New York City after 15 years
An American flag raised at ground zero on Sept. 11 in a defining moment of patriotic resolve took its place at the site Thursday after disappearing for over a decade.
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Despite a confession, a West Philly double murder remains 'unsolved'
On a chilly day in February, a Delaware man named James Barrow walked into a Newark, Del., police station and started talking about the evil he'd done in Philadelphia.
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Afghan forces end 11-hour siege after terrorists storm charity NGO in Kabul
Afghan security forces ended an 11-hour standoff in central Kabul after terrorists attacked a US-based humanitarian agency, CARE International, setting off a car bomb in front of the office and storming the building. Read Full Article at
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Baltimore County police, prosecutors seek access to Korryn Gaines' private Facebook messages
Police and prosecutors in Baltimore County are seeking Korryn Gaines' private Facebook messages and other account information as part of an investigation into her shooting death by police – a move an attorney for her family says is wrong. Documents obtained by The Baltimore Sun show a county detective...
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Las Vegas police arrest woman on murder charge in boyfriend’s death
A suspect has been arrested in connection with a suspicious death Wednesday in the east valley.
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Body of man with gunshot wounds found in empty Baltimore apartment
The body of a man with gunshot wounds was found in an empty apartment in Northeast Baltimore, police said. Around 12:40 p.m. Thursday, a patrol officer was conducting a car stop when he was approached by a maintenance man who said he believed someone had broken into one of the vacant apartments...
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Police: Man found dead in vehicle in Austin
A man was found dead in a vehicle Thursday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood, according to Chicago Police.
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Garfield Heights detectives arrest suspect in restaurant robberies (video)
Detectives have arrested a man who is a suspect in a robbery and an attempted robbery at restaurants in Garfield Heights. Watch video GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio - Detectives have arrested a suspect in a robbery and an attempted robbery at restaurants in Garfield Heights. The man taken into custody Wednesday matches the description of a man involved in robberies at Marco's Pizza and Burger King. Detectives are still working to gather evidence that could link him to those incidents, police said. The man has not been charged in either robbery but is expected to be charged in the purse snatching, police said. Details of that incident were not immediately available. The Aug. 31 robbery at Marco's Pizza and the Sept. 4 attempted robbery at Burger King involved a man in dark clothes covering his face with a white shirt or cloth, according to police reports. Detectives released surveillance video from the Marco's Pizza robbery and are asking the public to help identify the man. Witnesses said a man entered the restaurant just before 8:30 p.m. and confronted a cashier. He showed her a gun in his waistband before he said "I'm not playing, all of it," the cashier told police. The man left the store with approximately $400 from the cash register. He left the area on a bicycle, witnesses said. The man did not take any cash during the attempted robbery at Burger King, according to a police report. The man entered the restaurant just after 9:30 p.m. and demanded a cashier "give him everything." The cashier ignored him because she believed it was a prank. When she realized he was serious she became too afraid to move. The man, who appeared to be holding a note in his hand, became frustrated and ran out of the restaurant, the report says. Anyone with information is being asked to call the Garfield Heights Police Department's detective bureau at 216-475-5686. To comment on this story, please visit our crime and courts comments section.
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Murder suspect caught on video breaking cuffs, escaping
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. — A police chief showed video of a Nevada homicide suspect breaking a set of handcuffs before climbing onto a chair to remove a ceiling tile and escape from a North Las Vegas police interview room. Alonso Perez is seen twisting and muscling the hinge of the handcuffs attaching his right...
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Lochte suspended for 10 months
US swimmer Ryan Lochte has been suspended from his sport for 10 months as a result of his involvement in a Rio de Janeiro gas station incident during the Olympics.
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Clifton woman dies after Federal Heights shooting
A 35-year-old woman found sitting in a car and bleeding from a gunshot wound to her head last week in Federal Heights has died, officials say.
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Man shot, critically wounded on busy commercial strip in North Baltimore
Baltimore Police were investigating at least five shootings that occurred Friday, including one that occurred mid-day on a busy commercial strip of North Baltimore and was caught on tape.In that incident, police quickly released surveillance camera footage that showed a gunman walking up to the...
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Woman found dead in northwest Baltimore Friday morning
Baltimore homicide detectives are investigating after a woman's body was found in the city's Glen neighborhood Friday morning. The body, found at about 10:30 a.m. in the 3700 block of Bancroft Road, showed signs of trauma and was pronounced dead on the scene by medics, police said. Police said...
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Police investigating shooting that left two dead in northwest Las Vegas Valley
Police are investigating a shooting that left two dead in the northwest valley Tuesday night. About 6:15 p.m., police responded to a report of a shooting near the 2200 block of Twain Avenue, near the intersection with West Smoke Ranch Road, Metropolitan Police Department Lt. Timothy Hatchett said.
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Calif. cops disciplined for shocking sex scandal involving teen
The department came under fire after investigators revealed that as many as 30 cops at some point had sex with 19-year-old Celeste Guap.
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Fire officials: 2 dead in Fort Lauderdale house fire
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say two people have died in a house fire in Fort Lauderdale. A Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue spokesman tweeted that crews found flames going through the roof of the home when they arrived early Thursday morning. Firefighters found the two bodies inside the home. ...
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Reward offered in Aug. 7 Aberdeen shooting
The family of a man shot last month in Aberdeen is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest and conviction, Aberdeen Police said Wednesday. Aberdeen Police Department detectives say Larry Woody, 60, was shot Aug. 7 around 8:45 p.m. inside a house in the 200 block of Angus...
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Homicide detectives investigating body of man found in east valley
Police were called about 2:20 p.m. to the body of a man found near the main entryway of Playa Vista Apartments at 3700 E. Bonanza Road, near Pecos Road.
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Missouri inmate charged with raping woman in her jail cell
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A male inmate at a Missouri jail was charged Wednesday with raping a female inmate after another inmate freed him from his cell using a key that a guard mistakenly left in a door.
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | Police Assault Rape Sexual assault Criminal justice Criminal Investigation Department Missouri Detective
Ex-Harvey comptroller linked to failed hotel deal found dead
Authorities said a one-time south suburban political operative appears to have committed suicide in southern Indiana amid a lingering investigation into his role in a notorious development deal in Harvey. Joseph Letke, 57, a longtime bookkeeper for several south suburbs, became a central figure...
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Police say investigations into Babul Aktar’s wife taking right direction
Police claim their investigation into the murder of the decorated officer Babul Aktar’s wife Mahmuda Aktar Mitu is going ‘in the right direction’.
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Howard police: Traffic stop leads to human trafficking arrest
A Pikesville man was arrested during a traffic stop early Thursday morning when Howard police learned that he was allegedly trafficking as many as nine women for prostitution. William O. Murray, 29, was charged with multiple counts of human trafficking and prostitution, police spokeswoman Sherry...
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Man shot and killed in Westlake daytime shooting
A man in his 20s was shot and killed in Westlake on Friday afternoon, police said. Authorities have not yet identified the victim, who was slain about 2:15 p.m. on the corner of West 2nd Street and South La Fayette Park Place, said Los Angeles Police Lt. Gus Barrientos of the LAPD’s Rampart station....
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Suspect identified in deadly Wisconsin shooting spree
A suspect arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of four people on Wednesday is a Wisconsin man who was targeting his estranged wife, USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin has learned.         
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Police: Boy, 4, in critical condition was kept in locked room
A 23-year-old mother was arrested and a warrant is being sought for a 34-year-old man after Battle Creek police said they began a child neglect investigation.        
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Man, 29, charged in February killing in Northwest Baltimore
A Baltimore man has been arrested and charged in a killing in the Park Circle neighborhood on the northwest side of the city last month, police said Tuesday. Richard Jones, 29, of the 3400 block of Park Heights Ave., faces first- and second-degree murder and an array of handgun and assault charges...
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Police: Five arrested in ongoing heroin investigation
Howard County police detectives arrested five people in Elkridge over the weekend accused of distributing heroin in connection to an ongoing investigation. The arrests were made following search warrants at two separate locations in the 6700 block of Deep Run Parkway, police said. During the first...
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Baltimore police investigating shooting death of transgender woman
Baltimore police are investigating the death of a 38-year-old transgender woman who was found shot in Barclay early Wednesday. Police said Alphonza Watson was found shot in the stomach at about 4:15 a.m. in the 2400 block of Guilford Ave. Watson, who lives in the 2000 block of N. Charles St., was...
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Teen found dead in Parkville
A teenager was found dead in the back of his townhouse in Parkville, Baltimore County police said. The man, identified as Emmanuel Ime Enyam, 18, was found around 1 a.m. Wednesday in the 1400 block of Dartmouth Avenue by a relative. Police said he had a gunshot wound to the upper body and was pronounced...
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Cop among 4 dead in Wisconsin shooting rampage
One shooter killed four people across three crime scenes in three small Wisconsin towns before being taken into custody following a standoff with a SWAT team. A police officer is among the dead. Read Full Article at
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London Mayor Sadiq Khan rows with Donald Trump Jr following Westminster terrorist attack
London Mayor Sadiq Khan has found himself embroiled in a row with Donald Trump’s son, who used the attack on parliament to condemn comments made by the mayor last year that terrorist attacks are “part and parcel of living in a big city.” Read Full Article at
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Crowdfunding for police officer murdered in London attack exceeds early target
A crowdfunding initiative to raise money for family of the police officer killed during the London terrorist attack has received a massive amount of donations. Read Full Article at
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Police confirm death of Westminster attacker’s 4th victim
Police say a man injured in Wednesday's Westminster terrorist attack has died, and the latest victim is reported to be a 75-year-old man. Read Full Article at
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Westminster attack: Vigil held in Trafalgar Square
Mourners fill Trafalgar Square after police identify British man who killed four people near parliament.
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'Soldier' of ISIS carried out London terror attack; Utah man among fatalities
The fatalities included a Utah man on a trip with his wife to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary, his family confirmed Thursday.         
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London police ID Parliament attack suspect; death toll rises to 4
Police identified the man they say carried out Britain's bloodiest attack in more than a decade, in which four victims died and nearly 30 others were injured.
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Police arrest 2, seize 5 pounds of pot and $3,000
Baltimore police said Saturday they found a gun, drugs and cash, and arrested a couple in a raid in the Fallstaff neighborhood in Northwest Baltimore. Following an investigation, detectives seized 5 pounds of marijuana, a loaded 9 mm handgun, more than $3,000 and narcotic manufacturing equipment...
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Two men in their 40s shot in Baltimore
A gunman on the west side of downtown fired into a fleeing car Friday night, striking a man in the shoulder, in one of two non-fatal shootings the Baltimore Police Department said Saturday are under investigation. The 47-year-old driver reported to an area hospital around 12:15 a.m. Saturday and...
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Police: Driver in fatal accident had 30 license suspensions
COPIAGUE, N.Y. (AP) - Police have arrested a Long Island man for driving with more than two dozen license suspensions after a motor vehicle crash that killed a pedestrian. Suffolk County police say 36-year-old Richard Turner of Massapequa was driving on Sunrise Highway in Copiague around 6:30 p.m. Thursday when ...
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Man dies after he was run over in southeast Las Vegas store parking lot
The man may have been sleeping in the Smiths parking lot located at 4965 E. Sahara Ave., the Metropolitan Police Department said.
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Two Atlantic City 911 operators charged with on-duty drug offenses

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French Prosecutors Say Fillon Probe to Continue
Presidential candidate François Fillon’s attempt to stop a criminal investigation into the alleged misuse of public funds suffered a setback after prosecutors said an initial police report doesn't justify dropping the probe.
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Police: 2 bodies found in Indiana are missing teenage girls
Two bodies found along a northern Indiana stream are those of two teen girls who went missing Monday. Their deaths are being investigated as homicides
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3 children killed in crossfire amid Chicago violence
Takiya Holmes was struck by a bullet in the back of her head as she sat in her family car.       
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Police: Person fatally shot in Marquette Park
A person was shot and killed Wednesday night in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
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Police: 2 bodies found in Indiana are missing girls
DELPHI, Ind. — Two bodies found along a northern Indiana stream are those of two teenage girls who went missing Monday and their deaths are being investigated as homicides, authorities said on Wednesday.State Police Sgt. Kim Riley said autopsies performed Wednesday determined that the bodies are those of Liberty German, 14, and Abigail Williams, 13, both of Delphi.
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2 bodies found in Indiana are missing teen girls, police say
Two bodies found along a northern Indiana stream are those of two teenage girls who went missing Monday and their deaths are being investigated as homicides, authorities said on Wednesday. State Police Sgt. Kim Riley said autopsies performed Wednesday determined that the bodies are those of Liberty...
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Report of gun at Royal High campus spurs lockdown at two Simi Valley schools
Two schools in Simi Valley went on lockdown Wednesday morning after police received reports of a person possibly with a rifle on the campus of Royal High School.  As a result of that 8:21 a.m. report, Royal High and nearby Saint Rose of Lima Catholic School went on lockdown.  Around 10 a.m., Simi...
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