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San Antonio Express-News
Feb. 8Just the facts, mam Regarding the headline on the commentary “Just how dumb do
Feb. 8
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
Just the facts, mam Regarding the headline on the commentary “Just how dumb does Trump think we are?” (Catherine Rampell, Other Views, Thursday), the theme music from the old “Dragnet” TV and radio show has the answer: DUMB DE DUMB DUMB. David... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Film found: ‘Pages of Death’Store until he couldn't stand it any longer and murdered a girl in a whipped up
Film found: ‘Pages of Death’
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
Store until he couldn't stand it any longer and murdered a girl in a whipped up frenzy of smut inspired rage." Told in a "Dragnet" type storyline — bookended by Harmon's scare narration — Pages of Death was a direct response to the growing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Don't Return IDPs to Unsafe Territories, Anglican Church Warns FGAbuja — The Primate, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), the Most Revd Nich
Don't Return IDPs to Unsafe Territories, Anglican Church Warns FG
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Abuja — The Primate, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), the Most Revd Nicholas Okoh, yesterday, called on the federal government to exercise caution in its efforts to return the Internally Displace Persons (IDPs) home as promised by the first... Read more
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The Washington Times
Operation Choke Point asphyxiating payday lendersGreg Palmer and his partner opened their first Dollar Smart store in Oxnard, Ca
Operation Choke Point asphyxiating payday lenders
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
Greg Palmer and his partner opened their first Dollar Smart store in Oxnard, California, in 1999, eventually growing into a seven-shop chain that employed 75 people, providing payday lending, auto financing loans, wire transfers and money orders to... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Study shows Fed encryption fears overblown — but that’s not good news Some good news, and some bad. The good news: A new study from Harvard Univers
Study shows Fed encryption fears overblown — but that’s not good news
ExtremeTech / Posted 3 days ago
Some good news, and some bad. The good news: A new study from Harvard University claims that encryption technology doesn’t actually hurt the government’s ability to identify and... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
St. John's holds dinner mystery theaterSaturday night, St. John's Episcopal Church held its annual "Mystery Dinner The
St. John's holds dinner mystery theater
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
Saturday night, St. John's Episcopal Church held its annual "Mystery Dinner Theater." This year's play was "Murder on the Grill." The press release announcing the production asks. "What era do hula-hoops, hot rods, black leather jackets and bobby... Read more
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Style Weekly
Brand Shift: The Martin Agency's John Adams Starts a New ChapterAmong the Martin Agency’s many successes is an ad for insurance company Geico f
Brand Shift: The Martin Agency's John Adams Starts a New Chapter
Style Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Among the Martin Agency’s many successes is an ad for insurance company Geico featuring a computer-generated image of a lime-colored gecko with a voice-over by an anonymous actor. “This is my final plea: I am a gecko, not to be confused with Geico,... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans cab drivers file suit against Uber driversAs they head into one of busiest weekends of the year, New Orleans cabbies are
New Orleans cab drivers file suit against Uber drivers
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
As they head into one of busiest weekends of the year, New Orleans cabbies are seeking to sideline UberX drivers with a lawsuit saying they should be blocked from picking up passengers because they don’t meet the requirements of state law. The Civil... Read more
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Officer.com
Officials Share Details in California Jail EscapeeORANGE COUNTY, California -- Just as Orange County sheriff's deputies discovere
Officials Share Details in California Jail Escapee
Officer.com / Posted 4 days ago
ORANGE COUNTY, California -- Just as Orange County sheriff's deputies discovered several inmates had vanished from a Santa Ana jail, three men got into a taxi cab not far from the lockup. The cabbie drove them 40 miles to Rosemead, stopping at a... Read more
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Everett Herald
Jail escapees kidnapped cab driver, fought over whether or not to kill himOrange County Sheriff�s Department FILE This undated file photo provided by th
Jail escapees kidnapped cab driver, fought over whether or not to kill him
Everett Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Orange County Sheriff�s Department FILE This undated file photo provided by the Orange County Sheriff�s Department shows Nooshafarin Ravaghi. Ravaghi, 44, who taught English classes at Central Men�s Jail in Santa Ana, California, was was arrested... Read more
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Gawker
University Issues Mandatory Fitbits to Track Students' Weight, Exercise HabitsIncoming freshmen at Oral Roberts University will be required to wear a Fitbit
University Issues Mandatory Fitbits to Track Students' Weight, Exercise Habits
Gawker / Posted 5 days ago
Incoming freshmen at Oral Roberts University will be required to wear a Fitbit that will track their exercise habits, sleep, and weight, then send that information to the school. And it isn’t just about shame and surveillance for their own... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Dragnet Alleged to Surround Ramallah After Terror Attack by PA Police OfficerAn Arab soldier guards the Muqata, headquarters of the Palestinian Authority, i
Israeli Dragnet Alleged to Surround Ramallah After Terror Attack by PA Police Officer
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
An Arab soldier guards the Muqata, headquarters of the Palestinian Authority, in Ramallah.Photo Credit: Yonatan Sindel / Flash 90 Israeli security teams surrounded the city of Ramallah late last night, according to a local source who requested... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
With inmates back in jail, focus turns to how they escapedThis banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the lates
With inmates back in jail, focus turns to how they escaped
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
With inmates back in jail, focus turns to how they escapedThis banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the lates
With inmates back in jail, focus turns to how they escaped
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
With inmates back in jail, focus turns to how they escapedThis banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the lates
With inmates back in jail, focus turns to how they escaped
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang... Read more
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Connecticut Post
With inmates back in jail, focus turns to how they escapedThis banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the lates
With inmates back in jail, focus turns to how they escaped
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang... Read more
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Orange County Register
In days after jail escape, why O.C. Sheriff's Department went all out on media, Twitter, Periscope and moreSANTA ANA – It was barely 8 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, but Capt. Jeff Hallock and
In days after jail escape, why O.C. Sheriff's Department went all out on media, Twitter, Periscope and more
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
SANTA ANA – It was barely 8 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, but Capt. Jeff Hallock and the Sheriff’s Department’s brass stood stone-faced in business suits before a bank of TV cameras outside the hulking Men’s Central Jail. The mood was bleak. Hours... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
2 remaining escapees returned to Southern California jailThis banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the lates
2 remaining escapees returned to Southern California jail
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
2 remaining escapees returned to Southern California jailThis banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the lates
2 remaining escapees returned to Southern California jail
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Case Against Whistleblower Thomas Tamm, Ethics or Retribution?The Washington DC bar announced recently that it would lodge ethics charges aga
The Case Against Whistleblower Thomas Tamm, Ethics or Retribution?
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
The Washington DC bar announced recently that it would lodge ethics charges against Thomas Tamm, a Justice Department attorney who blew the whistle against the National Security Agency's illegal warrantless wiretapping program. This is despite the... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Tip about van led to arrest of California prison escapeesSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was
Tip about van led to arrest of California prison escapees
News 10 WILX / Posted 6 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an observant citizen who led police to the two remaining violent fugitives who broke out of a Southern California jail eight days ago. Orange County Sheriff Sandra... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoGillian Flaccus Olga Rodriguez Associated Press Published: January 31, 2016 7:0
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 7 days ago
Gillian Flaccus Olga Rodriguez Associated Press Published: January 31, 2016 7:00 AM SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) -- After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was a simple tip from an... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it wa
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an observant citizen who led police to the two remaining violent fugitives who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope made of... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was a tip that led police to the two remaining fugitives who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope made of bed linens. A citizen... Read more
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Orange County Register
'The entire state can breathe a sigh of relief': An eight-day manhunt for escaped inmates endsSAN FRANCISCO – The massive manhunt in the wake of a jailbreak in Orange County
'The entire state can breathe a sigh of relief': An eight-day manhunt for escaped inmates ends
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – The massive manhunt in the wake of a jailbreak in Orange County ended Saturday with the arrest of two remaining fugitives, capping a week of exhaustive law enforcement muscle, media saturation and help from a man on the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it wa
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
The Marietta Times / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an observant citizen who led police to the two remaining violent fugitives who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope made of... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
The Marietta Times / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was a simple tip from an observant citizen that led police to the two remaining inmates who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was a tip that led police to the two remaining fugitives who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope made of bed linens. A citizen... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was a tip that led police to the two remaining fugitives who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope made of bed linens. A citizen... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
After arrests, focus turns to how 3 men escaped from jailThis banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the lates
After arrests, focus turns to how 3 men escaped from jail
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Former Ole Miss player killed in crash on Highway 78Kerber upsets Serena Williams to win Australian titleKerber upsets Serena Willi
Former Ole Miss player killed in crash on Highway 78
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
Kerber upsets Serena Williams to win Australian titleKerber upsets Serena Williams to win Australian title (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Angelique Kerber of Germany celebrates after winning a point against Serena Williams of the United States during the... Read more
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The Columbian
Tip about van leads to arrest of 2 escapeesSANTA ANA, Calif. — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an
Tip about van leads to arrest of 2 escapees
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an observant citizen who led police to the two remaining violent fugitives who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope made of bed... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it wa
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an observant citizen who led police to the two remaining violent fugitives who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope made of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was a simple tip from an observant citizen that led police to the two remaining inmates who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
1 dead, 7 hurt in shooting, stabbing at Denver expoDavid Bowie wanted ashes scattered in BaliDavid Bowie wanted ashes scattered in
1 dead, 7 hurt in shooting, stabbing at Denver expo
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 7 days ago
David Bowie wanted ashes scattered in BaliDavid Bowie wanted ashes scattered in Bali According to David Bowie's will, the rock star wants his ashes scattered in the Indonesian island of Bali.More >> Rock legend David Bowie wanted his ashes... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoSANTA ANA, Calif. — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
Bluffton Today / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an observant citizen who led police to the two remaining violent fugitives who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope made of bed... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
1 dead, 7 hurt in shooting, stabbing at Denver expoOver 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirementsOver 1 million face
1 dead, 7 hurt in shooting, stabbing at Denver expo
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirementsOver 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states could soon lose their government food stamps if they fail to meet work... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco Associated Press SANTA ANA, Calif. -- After a week with SWAT raids and a gang
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Associated Press SANTA ANA, Calif. -- After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an observant citizen who led police to the two remaining violent fugitives who broke out of a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Pickup flips on its side during Odessa CrashOver 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirementsOver 1 million face
Pickup flips on its side during Odessa Crash
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirementsOver 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states could soon lose their government food stamps if they fail to meet work... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'Spotlight' wins best ensemble at Screen Actors Guild AwardsOver 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirementsOver 1 million face
'Spotlight' wins best ensemble at Screen Actors Guild Awards
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirementsOver 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states could soon lose their government food stamps if they fail to meet work... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Complete list of winners at 22nd annual SAG AwardsTip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoTip about van led to ar
Complete list of winners at 22nd annual SAG Awards
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San FranciscoTip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco The first major break in the hunt for three dangerous jail inmates came exactly a week after their escape, when one of them walked up to... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Dorm fire erupts at Alliant University, 32 students displaced Firefighters are working to knock down a fire at a dormitory at Alliant Unive
Dorm fire erupts at Alliant University, 32 students displaced
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
Firefighters are working to knock down a fire at a dormitory at Alliant University in Scripps Ranch. Firefighters are working... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Key events in the escape and hunt for 3 California inmatesThis banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the lates
Key events in the escape and hunt for 3 California inmates
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Key events in the escape and hunt for 3 California inmatesThis banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the lates
Key events in the escape and hunt for 3 California inmates
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Two injured in Marshall dog attackOver 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirementsOver 1 million face
Two injured in Marshall dog attack
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirementsOver 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states could soon lose their government food stamps if they fail to meet work... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
One jailed after guns and drugs found in Longview residenceOver 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirementsOver 1 million face
One jailed after guns and drugs found in Longview residence
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirementsOver 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states could soon lose their government food stamps if they fail to meet work... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Key events in the escape and hunt for 3 California inmatesThis banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the lates
Key events in the escape and hunt for 3 California inmates
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Tiger shark eats tank mate at South Korean AquariumLifeguards rescue 2 men from capsized boatLifeguards rescue 2 men from capsized
Tiger shark eats tank mate at South Korean Aquarium
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
Lifeguards rescue 2 men from capsized boatLifeguards rescue 2 men from capsized boat San Diego Lifeguards come to the rescue of two men, after their boat capsizes in Point Loma. San Diego Lifeguards come to the rescue of two men, after their boat... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Lifeguards rescue 2 men from capsized boat San Diego Lifeguards come to the rescue of two men, after their boat capsizes
Lifeguards rescue 2 men from capsized boat
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
San Diego Lifeguards come to the rescue of two men, after their boat capsizes in Point Loma. San Diego Lifeguards come to the rescue of two men, after their boat... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it
Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an observant citizen who led police to the two remaining violent fugitives who broke out of a Southern... Read more
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