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KWWL Iowa
Man arrested in fatal stabbing in fight at Des Moines partyDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A 19-year-old man has been arrested in the fatal stabbi
Man arrested in fatal stabbing in fight at Des Moines party
KWWL Iowa / Posted 10 minutes ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A 19-year-old man has been arrested in the fatal stabbing of a 27-year-old man in Des Moines. According to authorities, the suspect was arrested Tuesday for the slaying of Timothy Washington. A Des Moines police news release... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
County jail guard hospitalized after beatingELYRIA — A Lorain County Jail guard was injured Monday after he was attacked by
County jail guard hospitalized after beating
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 20 minutes ago
ELYRIA — A Lorain County Jail guard was injured Monday after he was attacked by an inmate he had told to get dressed, jail Administrator Andy Laubenthal said. “This was a deliberate assault that was violent in nature and could have been potentially... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
In the wake of inmate deaths, Allegheny County will begin overseeing jail health care next month. So why are some advocates still feeling queasy?When two Allegheny County Jail inmates died on the same day this past May, it w
In the wake of inmate deaths, Allegheny County will begin overseeing jail health care next month. So why are some advocates still feeling queasy?
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 24 minutes ago
When two Allegheny County Jail inmates died on the same day this past May, it was the tipping point of the relationship between county officials and Corizon Health, the for-profit company that provided health care for inmates. The next day, Allegheny... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Cops want to see Hecht’s text messagesPotentially incriminating statement seen in snippet volunteered by alleged vict
Cops want to see Hecht’s text messages
Aspen Daily News / Posted 26 minutes ago
Potentially incriminating statement seen in snippet volunteered by alleged victim Investigators with the Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office want to review text messages exchanged by local developer Nikos Hecht and the alleged victim in the domestic... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bland’s mother files federal suit in death in Texas jailCHICAGO — The mother of Sandra Bland, the Illinois woman who died in a Texas ja
Bland’s mother files federal suit in death in Texas jail
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 36 minutes ago
CHICAGO — The mother of Sandra Bland, the Illinois woman who died in a Texas jail cell last month, filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday that faulted the state trooper who arrested Bland and the Waller County jail guards who were supposed to keep watch... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Man arrested in fatal stabbing in fight at Des Moines partyDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A 19-year-old man has been arrested in the fatal stabbi
Man arrested in fatal stabbing in fight at Des Moines party
KTTC Rochester / Posted 39 minutes ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A 19-year-old man has been arrested in the fatal stabbing of a 27-year-old man in Des Moines. According to authorities, the suspect was arrested Tuesday for the slaying of Timothy Washington. A Des Moines police news release... Read more
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The Advocate
Black Women, Gay Men Suffering at the Hands of PoliceFor many African-American women, like myself, Sandra Bland’s death, possibly re
Black Women, Gay Men Suffering at the Hands of Police
The Advocate / Posted an hour ago
For many African-American women, like myself, Sandra Bland’s death, possibly resulting from police brutality, doesn’t feel like news. The national attention it’s receiving is, however. The reality of unarmed African-American women being beaten,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Sandra Bland’s family sues state trooper, wants answersHOUSTON (AP) — The family of a black woman found dead in a Texas jail three day
Sandra Bland’s family sues state trooper, wants answers
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
HOUSTON (AP) — The family of a black woman found dead in a Texas jail three days after a confrontation with a white state trooper filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday against the officer and other officials, saying it was a last resort after being... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
El Paso County deputies hear excessive-force accusationsWhen Deputy Marcus Miller fired at Christine Vargas on Sept. 13, 2011, it cost
El Paso County deputies hear excessive-force accusations
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 3 hours ago
When Deputy Marcus Miller fired at Christine Vargas on Sept. 13, 2011, it cost Vargas her life and El Paso County taxpayers $300,000. That was the settlement paid by the county to her father, Paul Vargas, who sued the county for excessive use of... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Unregistered Sex Offender Found Naked in Community CenterA Fairfield man who was supposed to register as a sex offender was found naked
Unregistered Sex Offender Found Naked in Community Center
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 hours ago
A Fairfield man who was supposed to register as a sex offender was found naked Tuesday morning in a bathroom stall at the Fairfield Community Center, police said. An employee discovered the man, identified as 41-year-old Randy Smith, around 9 a.m.,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Plum man, 21, accused of attempted homicideA 21-year-old Plum man is accused of attempted homicide for allegedly firing mo
Plum man, 21, accused of attempted homicide
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
A 21-year-old Plum man is accused of attempted homicide for allegedly firing more than a dozen gunshots at a New Kensington house Saturday. Wesley Richland Brown, of 104 Elwood St. was arraigned Tuesday evening and taken to the Westmoreland County... Read more
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KWTX-TV Waco
Central Texas Law Enforcement Agencies Search For SuspectRiesel (August 4, 2015) Several law enforcement agencies across Central and Nor
Central Texas Law Enforcement Agencies Search For Suspect
KWTX-TV Waco / Posted 4 hours ago
Riesel (August 4, 2015) Several law enforcement agencies across Central and North Texas searched for a man who go into an altercation with deputies and tried to dodge a traffic stop near Riesel Tuesday night. The chase started after the man allegedly... Read more
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The Oklahoman
OK County jail committee right to note need for new focusCounty engineer Stacey Trumbo, who headed up the committee, put it this way: “W
OK County jail committee right to note need for new focus
The Oklahoman / Posted 4 hours ago
County engineer Stacey Trumbo, who headed up the committee, put it this way: “We don’t want business as usual, in other words.” Are policymakers listening? Business as usual has helped Oklahoma become the national leader in the number of women it... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Man pleads to complicity in slayingBeau Palmer, 31, 1806 Clermont Ave. NE, has been in the Trumbull County Jail in
Man pleads to complicity in slaying
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
Beau Palmer, 31, 1806 Clermont Ave. NE, has been in the Trumbull County Jail in lieu of a $1 million bond since July 2014. Levels was shot in the chest at 918 South St. SE, where he was visiting resident Lisa Prater, who survived gunshots to her arm... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Teens caught breaking into Rink’s indictedFour adult teens were arrested May 18 at the business after both Marietta Polic
Teens caught breaking into Rink’s indicted
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Four adult teens were arrested May 18 at the business after both Marietta Police and the Washington County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene just after 5 a.m. "An eyewitness was relaxing in her car and saw a few cars come through, and saw... Read more
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Salem News
POLICE REPORTS- Police were in the North Lundy Avenue and East 3rd Street area at 11:35 a.m.
POLICE REPORTS
Salem News / Posted 4 hours ago
- Police were in the North Lundy Avenue and East 3rd Street area at 11:35 a.m. Tuesday searching for a man who may have needed help and located Rex A. Borrelli of an unknown address instead. He was wanted by the Alliance Police Department on an... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESMIDDLETOWN, Calif. (AP) - A predictable but painful summertime ritual played ou
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 4 hours ago
MIDDLETOWN, Calif. (AP) - A predictable but painful summertime ritual played out in half a dozen resort communities near California's largest freshwater lake on Tuesday as an erratic, week-old wildfire that has wiped out dozens of buildings continued... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Ex-APD officer case goes to courtA third charge filed against former Altoona Patrolman Mark A. Sprouse, 29, of s
Ex-APD officer case goes to court
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 hours ago
A third charge filed against former Altoona Patrolman Mark A. Sprouse, 29, of simple assault by fear of imminent serious bodily injury was dismissed following a 2-hour preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Paula Aigner. Aigner heard... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
4 people charged in Michigan bear parts probeGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Four people have been charged in an investigation of
4 people charged in Michigan bear parts probe
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Four people have been charged in an investigation of the illegal sale of bear parts. They include an Upper Peninsula man, Hieu Van Hoang, who's already in hot water. He's in the Chippewa County jail, charged with trying to... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Troopers: Suspects rob Walmart stores, lead officers on high-speed chaseIllinois State Police said a high-speed chase ended Tuesday night with two Walm
Troopers: Suspects rob Walmart stores, lead officers on high-speed chase
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 5 hours ago
Illinois State Police said a high-speed chase ended Tuesday night with two Walmart robbery suspects in custody. Sgt. Troy Lane with the Illinois State Police said Carroll County deputies initiated a traffic stop after seeing a car matching the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
4 people charged in Michigan bear parts probeGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Four people have been charged in an investigation of
4 people charged in Michigan bear parts probe
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Four people have been charged in an investigation of the illegal sale of bear parts. They include an Upper Peninsula man, Hieu Van Hoang, who's already in hot water. He's in the Chippewa County jail, charged with trying to... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Santa Fe cop, American Ninja Warrior contestant, runs down jewel thiefA suspected jewel thief was chased down by a Santa Fe Police officer who also h
Santa Fe cop, American Ninja Warrior contestant, runs down jewel thief
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 5 hours ago
A suspected jewel thief was chased down by a Santa Fe Police officer who also happens to be an American Ninja Warrior contestant. Eduardo Romero was arrested this past weekend after he reportedly stole $50,000 worth of jewelry from the Earth Fire... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Police reports- Billy L. Ertz II, 45, of 6235 Lestock Road, Cumberland, was arrested Monday a
Police reports
The Marietta Times / Posted 5 hours ago
- Billy L. Ertz II, 45, of 6235 Lestock Road, Cumberland, was arrested Monday at 907 Front St. for disorderly conduct by intoxication and was taken to jail. - Brenton Lemasters of Lowell reported Monday that the mother of his son punched him in the... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Police BeatGregg County Jail All information from police and jail records: Patrick Fritz
Police Beat
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
Gregg County Jail All information from police and jail records: Patrick Fritzgerald Toliver, 24, of Longview was released Monday on bonds totaling $20,500, charged with manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance less than 200 grams but more... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Lewis concedes sheriff's race to MasonJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis has con
Lewis concedes sheriff's race to Mason
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 hours ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis has conceded the sheriff's race to challenger Victor Mason. With five precincts still uncounted, Lewis trailed by about 2,500 votes. Our latest totals show: Victor Mason -... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Updated: Man may face attempted murder charges after high-speed chase on I-76Christopher Chacanaca, a 19-year-old Pueblo man, is being held on suspicion of
Updated: Man may face attempted murder charges after high-speed chase on I-76
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Christopher Chacanaca, a 19-year-old Pueblo man, is being held on suspicion of attempted murder and other felony charges in Morgan County Jail after leading police and state patrol officers on a high speed highway chase Saturday afternoon. At about... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Referendum to Build New Law Enforcement Center in Dallas County FailsDALLAS COUNTY, Iowa — Dallas County Sheriff Chad Leonard is very disappointed t
Referendum to Build New Law Enforcement Center in Dallas County Fails
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 5 hours ago
DALLAS COUNTY, Iowa — Dallas County Sheriff Chad Leonard is very disappointed the referendum to build a new law enforcement center did not pass, saying he put in a lot of time and effort to try and get it to pass. Sheriff Leonard says the county has... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Manhunt near Riesel for man who threatened to kill policeA man who drove to the McLennan County jail and threatened to kill police offic
Manhunt near Riesel for man who threatened to kill police
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 hours ago
A man who drove to the McLennan County jail and threatened to kill police officers Tuesday night is the subject of a manhunt involving police dogs, a helicopter, and officers from nearly half a dozen police agencies. The manhunt started near Highway... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
ICE recedingSeneca County commissioners Tuesday discussed a request made during a Seneca Co
ICE receding
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
Seneca County commissioners Tuesday discussed a request made during a Seneca County Budget Commission meeting Monday from the Seneca County Sheriff's Office, stating revenues for 2016 may be down $856,000 due to cuts in funding from the U.S.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Lewis concedes sheriff's race to MasonJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis has con
Lewis concedes sheriff's race to Mason
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 hours ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis has conceded the sheriff's race to challenger Victor Mason. With five precincts still uncounted, Lewis trailed by about 2,500 votes. Our latest totals show: Victor Mason -... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Bland family presser: mother walks outSandra Bland, 28, was found dead Monday in a Waller County jail cell in Hempste
Bland family presser: mother walks out
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 6 hours ago
Sandra Bland, 28, was found dead Monday in a Waller County jail cell in Hempstead, Texas, after authorities said she hanged herself with a plastic trash bag. It is an act those close to her question. HOUSTON, TX – The family of an Illinois woman... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Mom accused of abusing daughter after bathroom accidentINDIANAPOLIS -- A Muncie woman is accused of hitting her 3-year-old daughter af
Mom accused of abusing daughter after bathroom accident
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 6 hours ago
INDIANAPOLIS -- A Muncie woman is accused of hitting her 3-year-old daughter after the young girl had a bathroom accident. Lindsay Ladner, 29, took her daughter to a Muncie hospital last week where the 3-year-old said she was unable to walk. Because... Read more
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South Maryland News
United in Giving grant to aid Center for Abused PersonsCharles County Women — United in Giving’s grant this year to the Center for Abu
United in Giving grant to aid Center for Abused Persons
South Maryland News / Posted 6 hours ago
Charles County Women — United in Giving’s grant this year to the Center for Abused Persons was designed for the psycho-educational domestic violence support group for women inmates in the Charles County jail. The program’s goals are to provide... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Sandra Bland’s family sues state trooper, wants answers regarding her deathSandra Bland, a Chicago-area woman, died July 13 by what authorities said was s
Sandra Bland’s family sues state trooper, wants answers regarding her death
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
Sandra Bland, a Chicago-area woman, died July 13 by what authorities said was suicide in her Waller County jail cell. Her family and others previously questioned that, and criticized the trooper who stopped her for failing to signal a lane... Read more
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WWMT 3 Kalamazoo
Sandra Bland's family sues state trooper, wants answersHOUSTON (AP) - The family of a black woman found dead in a Texas jail three day
Sandra Bland's family sues state trooper, wants answers
WWMT 3 Kalamazoo / Posted 6 hours ago
HOUSTON (AP) - The family of a black woman found dead in a Texas jail three days after a confrontation with a white state trooper filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday against the officer and other officials, saying it was a last resort after being... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Sandra Bland's family sues state trooper, wants answersHOUSTON (AP) — The family of a black woman found dead in a Texas jail three day
Sandra Bland's family sues state trooper, wants answers
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 hours ago
HOUSTON (AP) — The family of a black woman found dead in a Texas jail three days after a confrontation with a white state trooper filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday against the officer and other officials, saying it was a last resort after being... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Limestone Co. murder suspect arrested again after bonding outThe Limestone County Sheriff's Office said a man charged with murder, who had s
Limestone Co. murder suspect arrested again after bonding out
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 hours ago
The Limestone County Sheriff's Office said a man charged with murder, who had since bonded out, has been arrested again. Christopher Copeland posted bond in July after being charged with the murder of Tonya Lee Carroll. A bond revocation warrant... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Pair arrested, accused of stealing from Oklahoma City churchTwo men are behind bars, accused of second-degree burglary and possession of bu
Pair arrested, accused of stealing from Oklahoma City church
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 6 hours ago
Two men are behind bars, accused of second-degree burglary and possession of burglary tools. Oklahoma City police arrested Jarrod Madden and Jerry Waller after receiving a 911 call around 9:45 p.m. Saturday. According to reports, the pair pried... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
4 people charged in Michigan bear parts probeGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Four people have been charged in an investigation of
4 people charged in Michigan bear parts probe
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Four people have been charged in an investigation of the illegal sale of bear parts. They include an Upper Peninsula man, Hieu Van Hoang, who's already in hot water. He's in the Chippewa County jail, charged with trying to... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Police holding man suspected in home invasionLINCOLN COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – The Lincoln County man has been charged with burgla
Police holding man suspected in home invasion
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 7 hours ago
LINCOLN COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – The Lincoln County man has been charged with burglary and robbery in an alleged home invasion that took place in Moscow Mill Missouri. Officials believe 19-year old Damien Livingston, of Troy was involved in two crimes... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
August 4, 2015Palestinian farmers work at their family's cucumber farm in Gaza City in the no
August 4, 2015
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Palestinian farmers work at their family's cucumber farm in Gaza City in the northern Gaza Strip, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Adel Hana) Ginger Huber of the United States competes during the women's 20 meter high dive final at the Swimming... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Police identify man accused of shooting at, trying to run down officersSAN JOSE -- A 26-year-old San Jose man has been identified as the suspect in a
Police identify man accused of shooting at, trying to run down officers
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 hours ago
SAN JOSE -- A 26-year-old San Jose man has been identified as the suspect in a wild Friday night clash in which he allegedly shot at officers downtown and later tried to drive over another officer in South San Jose, police said. Jimmy Miranda Jr.... Read more
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The Signal
County officials lay out path to divert mentally ill from jailLos Angeles County officials detailed a plan Tuesday to close the “revolving do
County officials lay out path to divert mentally ill from jail
The Signal / Posted 7 hours ago
Los Angeles County officials detailed a plan Tuesday to close the “revolving door” of mentally ill individuals entering and leaving county jail, instead focusing on diverting them to the services they need. District Attorney Jackie Lacey, along with... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Family of woman found dead in Texas jail cell says she never should have been jailed, suesGeneva Reed-Veal, center, mother of Sandra Bland, and her daughters Sharon Coop
Family of woman found dead in Texas jail cell says she never should have been jailed, sues
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
Geneva Reed-Veal, center, mother of Sandra Bland, and her daughters Sharon Cooper, left, and Sierra Cole are backed up by attorneys at a news conference Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, in Houston. Bland's family has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Limestone Co. murder suspect arrested again after bonding outThe Limestone County Sheriff's Office said a man charged with murder, who had s
Limestone Co. murder suspect arrested again after bonding out
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 7 hours ago
The Limestone County Sheriff's Office said a man charged with murder, who had since bonded out, has been arrested again. Christopher Copeland posted bond in July after being charged with the murder of Tonya Lee Carroll. A bond revocation warrant... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
AP News in Brief at 9Debate, early stages of campaign show power of Fox News as gatekeeper NEW YORK
AP News in Brief at 9
New Jersey Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Debate, early stages of campaign show power of Fox News as gatekeeper NEW YORK (AP) - Iowa and New Hampshire are still on the horizon - but first there's the Fox primary, and the buildup to this week's first Republican presidential debate shows that... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Man arrested, charged for fatal June stabbingDes Moines police said Jonathan Brown was arrested Tuesday on a first-degree mu
Man arrested, charged for fatal June stabbing
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 7 hours ago
Des Moines police said Jonathan Brown was arrested Tuesday on a first-degree murder charge for the death of 27-year-old Timothy Washington. Investigators believe Washington was just an innocent bystander when a fight broke out in the 200 block of... Read more
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News 10 WILX
4 People Charged with Selling Black Bear PartsLt. Jason Haines of the Department of Natural Resources said Tuesday there's a
4 People Charged with Selling Black Bear Parts
News 10 WILX / Posted 7 hours ago
Lt. Jason Haines of the Department of Natural Resources said Tuesday there's a market in Asia for bear parts, which are used for medicinal purposes. Four people have been charged in an investigation of the illegal sale of bear parts. They include... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Incumbent sheriff trailing in Hinds County raceJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Victor Mason is leading Hinds County Sher
Incumbent sheriff trailing in Hinds County race
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 hours ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Victor Mason is leading Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis in the Democratic Primary. Numbers have a little erratic during the evening, but it appears that Mason is on top by a significant number of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Limestone Co. murder suspect arrested again after bonding outThe Limestone County Sheriff's Office said a man charged with murder, who had s
Limestone Co. murder suspect arrested again after bonding out
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 hours ago
The Limestone County Sheriff's Office said a man charged with murder, who had since bonded out, has been arrested again. Christopher Copeland posted bond in July after being charged with the murder of Tonya Lee Carroll. A bond revocation warrant... Read more
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