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New Sterling Brown Body Cam Video Offers Clearer View Of Taser Incident
The Milwaukee Bucks guard subsequently filed a civil rights lawsuit over the 2017 incident.
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'Cornerstore Caroline': Woman Falsely Accuses Black 9-Year-Old Of Sexual Assault
By Elise Solé, Yahoo Lifestyle
Teresa Klein told a 911 operator that the child "grabbed my a**," but security footage shows otherwise.
U.S. Postal Service Employee Accused Of Selling $630,000 In Stolen Stamps
Ryan Cortez of Louisiana admitted to squandering the money on a gambling addiction, authorities said.
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‘Marsy’s Law’ Protections For Crime Victims Sound Great, But Could Cause Problems
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Ballot initiatives in six states are part of a nationwide campaign to elevate crime victims’ rights.
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'Willy Wonka,' A Real Person, Pleads Guilty To 60 Charges
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The police in Massachusetts called their investigation "Operation Golden Ticket."
Girl Brings Home Crack Cocaine From New York Preschool Thinking It Was Teeth
The preschool owner thinks someone threw the drugs over the fence into the school's yard in the Bronx.
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South Carolina Man Shoots Cousin He Warned Not To Eat His Potato Chips: Police
The victim told authorities he never actually ate the chips as the suspect claimed.
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Video Shows Man Shooting At Black Teen Who Asked For Directions To School
Brennan Walker said he was looking for help after missing a bus to school. Jeffrey Zeigler fired a shotgun blast at him.
Fyre Festival Founder Billy McFarland Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison
A judge dubbed the 26-year-old a "serial fraudster" for scams that cost investors and ticket-holders millions.
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Operator Of Limo Company In Schoharie Crash Charged With Homicide
Nauman Hussain, 28, was charged with one felony count related to the deadliest U.S. transportation accident in nearly a decade.
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Tennessee Officials Deny Death Row Prisoner's Request For Electric Chair
Edmund Zagorski said he did "not want to be subjected to the torture" of lethal injection.
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Germany Arrests Suspect In Bulgarian Journalist's Murder
Viktoria Marinova was raped and strangled to death in a northern Bulgarian town.
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Owner Of Limousine That Crashed In Scoharie Was A Controversial FBI Informant
By Tom Hays, AP
Shahed Hussain owns Prestige Limousine in upstate New York, where 20 people died after one of his vehicles crashed.
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Trump Calls On Chicago To Embrace Stop-And-Frisk Policing
By Deb Riechmann and Michael Tarm, AP
He has directed the Justice Department to help curb violence in the city.
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China Says Detained Former Interpol Chief Accused Of Bribery
Meng Hongwei is the latest high-ranking official to fall victim to a sweeping crackdown by the ruling Communist Party on perceived disloyalty.
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Bill Cosby Begins Appeal Process To Overturn Sexual Assault Conviction And Sentence
The comedian's attorneys called his sentence for a 2004 sexual assault more punitive than necessary.
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Officer Who Killed 12-Year-Old Tamir Rice Gets New Police Gig
Timothy Loehmann was not indicted for the shooting but was fired from the Cleveland department for lying about his poor job history as an officer.
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Neo-Nazi Sentenced To 14 Years On Federal Terrorism Charges For Amtrak Attack
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Taylor Michael Wilson, a white supremacist associated with the National Socialist Movement, was charged under a terrorism-related statute.
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President Of Interpol Reported Missing
Meng Hongwei hasn't been seen since he traveled to China late last month, his wife told police.
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Trump Agency Makes Tough-On-Crime Changes To Juvenile Justice Website
The changes reflect an agenda that ignores racial inequality.
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I Didn’t Report My Rape For 14 Years. Why I Did This Year.
Christine Blasey Ford had to make an impossible choice. A few weeks ago, I made my own.
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Suge Knight Sentenced To 28 Years In Prison For Deadly Hit And Run
The sentencing follows the 53-year-old former rap mogul making a plea deal to avoid a murder trial.
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Veteran Arrested After Suspicious Envelopes Sent To White House, Pentagon
The envelopes, allegedly sent by William Clyde Allen III to President Trump and top military chiefs, were thought to contain ricin.
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Capitol Bolsters Security Amid Brett Kavanaugh Controversy
By Matthew Daly, AP
A former Senate staffer was charged Wednesday with posting private information about one or more senators on the internet.
7 Police Officers Shot, 1 Fatally, In South Carolina Standoff With Gunman
The standoff was so dangerous that police had to use a bullet-proof vehicle to rescue the wounded.
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Cops Use Slain Woman's Fitbit To Charge 90-Year-Old Stepdad
Authorities say the timeline given by Tony Aiello is at odds with data collected from Karen Navarra's Fitbit.
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