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Man accused of breaking into home and painting dog purple

A man has been arrested for allegedly breaking into a home in Martha’s Vineyard in the US and painting the resident’s dog purple before fleeing with a stolen vehicle. On Saturday police responded to a report that a stolen vehicle had…
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Boston police add $89,000 ice cream truck to patrol fleet

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Police Department has unveiled an $89,000 ice cream truck as the newest addition to its patrol fleet. The truck, adorned with balloons and Boston police decals, was introduced Monday at police headquarters in…
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Great news everyone: it appears that NO ONE was responsible for killing Freddie Gray. He apparently just ended up dead in the back of a police van with a broken neck completely by magic

Prosecutors in Baltimore have dropped all remaining charges against police officers related to the death of Freddie Gray in 2015, reports NPR's Jennifer Ludden. A total of six officers had been charged in connection to the death. Four…
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Judge Accused Of Making Male Defendants Pose Nude, Spanking Them

WYNNE, Ark. (CBSNewYork/AP) — For many male defendants in Judge Joseph Boeckmann’s courtroom, the initial deal seemed simple enough: The judge would approach them after court, either himself or through a bailiff, and offer a way out…
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TSA blames you for longer lines at airport security checkpoints

WASHINGTON (WCMH/AP) — Facing a growing backlash over extremely long airport security lines, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson on Friday asked fliers “to be patient” as the government takes steps to get them onto planes more…

Man shot, killed while talking to Pennsylvania House candidate in Philadelphia

A 21-year-old man was shot and killed "execution style" in Philadelphia on Sunday while talking to a candidate for the Pennsylvania House. Police said the the unidentified 21-year-old man was shot while speaking to Democratic candidate…
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Legendary musician Prince dies at 57: AP

Legendary musician Prince has died, the Associated Press reported Thursday. The Carver County Sheriff's Office confirmed earlier that there was a fatality Thursday morning at Prince's estate in Paisley Park in Chanhassen, Minnesota. They…
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Teen who voices 'Dora the Explorer' suspended for vaping in school

What's in your backpack, Dora? Oh, a vape pen. Youth is a time for curiosity and adventure. Just ask Fatima Ptacek, the fifteen-year-old actress who voices Dora the Explorer — and loves exploring the magic of vaping. According to…
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Feds Bring Corruption Charges Against Current And Former Detroit School Principals

Not long after protests and investigations into school conditions, 12 current and former Detroit principals, a Detroit Public Schools vendor of school supplies, and an assistant superintendent face federal corruption charges. School officials…
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Maryland Police: Slain officer died from friendly fire

LANDOVER, Md. -- The tragic tale of a young officer killed in the line of duty has taken a sad twist. The officer's department says the officer died from friendly fire in gunman's ambush. Prince George's County police say the killed,…

Patron stabbed at Art Basel Miami by NY woman; attendees thought incident was a dramatic performance

This was no still life. A 24-year-old New York woman was arrested after stabbing another woman during a fight at the popular Art Basel show in Miami, prompting at least one patron to think he was watching performance art. The crazed…
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Korean woman raises 200 dogs saved from streets, restaurants

ASAN, South Korea (AP) — Puppies bark and wag their tails as they follow a gray-haired woman through a hillside compound that shelters more than 200 dogs. "Hey, my babies. Give your mom a kiss," says Jung Myoung Sook, 61. She lowers…