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A 9-year-old boy abducted by his father after the slaying of his mother - which prompted an Amber Alert - was in protective custody Wednesday after police shot and killed the man in Encino.The officer-involved shooting occurred about 6:45 p.m. Tuesday on the 5500 block of Lindley Avenue near Killion Street, said Los Angeles Police Department Deputy Chief Justin…
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ALHAMBRA >> A South Pasadena man faces spending the next 25 years in prison for killing his 5-year-old son whose body detectives later found in Santa Barbara…
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The attack at a Flushing spa was caught on camera, police…
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The drunk tourist had two iPhones, a Tiffany ring, a Rolex and other valuables stolen, police…
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A Missouri mother who had given her daughter up for adoption as a baby has been charged in the girl's…
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South Africa's foreign minister faces inquiry in scandal over Zimbabwe's 1st…
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Rome officials are defending their decision to evacuate hundreds of refugees occupying an abandoned building in the city center after protests from the U.N. refugee agency, UNICEF and humanitarian…
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Ninety years ago, Italian immigrants and avowed anarchists Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were executed in Boston after one of the most notorious criminal cases of the 20th…
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A Germany-based shipping company is charged in Maine with failing to keep accurate pollution control records and falsifying others aboard a cargo…
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Authorities say a handgun used by a 9-year-old New York boy to unintentionally kill his younger brother was stolen from a firefighter who was later fired for his link to a fatal hit-and-run…
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Defense attorneys say the $15.1 million jurors awarded to the family of Leonard Thomas is excessive and was based on “the unsubstantiated narrative that police are allegedly targeting African Americans for excessive f…
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Three elderly brothers were interviewed by Seattle police in 2013 after “child erotica” was found on a computer one of them took in for repair. No charges were filed then, but the brothers were charged Monday with possessing images of child-sex abuse in a new inv…
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Good Samaritans helped her onto the platform as the suspect fled, police…
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The man grabbed the woman's back side on a 6 train platform before running out of the…
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A court in Moscow has put a widely revered Russian theater director under house arrest on charges of embezzling $1.1 million, which he has…
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FROM STAFF REPORTSORIENTA - The search for two escaped inmates in Major County continued Wednesday, authorities reported. The out-of-state inmates were being escorted to Kansas by a private inmate transport service when they escaped Tuesday. The men, Andrew Jason Foy, 32, of Cheyenne, Wyoming, and another inmate identified as Darren Walp, 37, overtook two transport officers from Inmate Services Corporation about 3:25 a.m.Read more on…
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The Navy announced it is expanding its search for 10 missing sailors from the USS John S. McCain on Wednesday just hours after the commander of the 7th Fleet was relieved of duty. Ten sailors are missing after the USS John S. McCain collided with a commercial vessel on Monday. The Navy said Tuesday the remains of "a number" of the missing sailors were found within the ship but had yet to be identified. Additional divers will join the search area east of the Straits of Malacca and…
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The interior ministers of France and Spain have held a minute of silence for the victims of the Spain attacks at the start of a meeting at the French gendarmerie headquarters outside…
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A student's backpack that smelled like marijuana led police in Florida to his house, where they found a small grow house run by his…
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Police: The suspect tried to rob one woman near a bike trail and grabbed another…
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