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NBC Washington
Robbery Suspect Strikes Again While Wearing GPS Monitor: PDA man robbed a woman at gunpoint in Tysons Corner, Virginia earlier this month
Robbery Suspect Strikes Again While Wearing GPS Monitor: PD
NBC Washington / Posted 5 hours ago
A man robbed a woman at gunpoint in Tysons Corner, Virginia earlier this month -- and was caught quickly because he was wearing a GPS monitor that placed him at the scene of the crime. Fairfax County police say John Hudspeth robbed a woman using an... Read more
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Washington Post
Animal Watch: Turtle tries to snap up a waterfowl snackHUNTLEY MEADOWS PARK, 6:45 p.m. Aug. 6. An animal control officer captured a gr
Animal Watch: Turtle tries to snap up a waterfowl snack
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
HUNTLEY MEADOWS PARK, 6:45 p.m. Aug. 6. An animal control officer captured a great blue heron in wetland water after it was bitten on the leg by a snapping turtle. The bird was taken to a veterinarian and later to a wildlife rescue league. Among... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Fairfax judge lets ACLU license-plate reader suit go forwardFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A judge has declined to throw out a lawsuit challenging the
Fairfax judge lets ACLU license-plate reader suit go forward
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A judge has declined to throw out a lawsuit challenging the Fairfax County Police Department's practice of storing data collected through the use of license-plate readers. The American Civil Liberties Union claims in the lawsuit... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Fairfax judge lets ACLU license-plate reader suit go forwardFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A judge has declined to throw out a lawsuit challenging the
Fairfax judge lets ACLU license-plate reader suit go forward
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 4 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A judge has declined to throw out a lawsuit challenging the Fairfax County Police Department's practice of storing data collected through the use of license-plate readers. The American Civil Liberties Union claims in the lawsuit... Read more
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International Business Times
Virginia shooting: Police tracked Bryce Williams within minutes using licence plate-reading technology An automatic licence plate reader installed on a police car was able to tell a
Virginia shooting: Police tracked Bryce Williams within minutes using licence plate-reading technology
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
An automatic licence plate reader installed on a police car was able to tell a state trooper instantly that Virginia gunman Vester Lee Flanagan had passed her on the road only a few minutes earlier. Flanagan, who used the professional name Bryce... Read more
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Washington Post
Local digestA Riverdale man has been charged with first-degree murder and child abuse after
Local digest
Washington Post / Posted 5 days ago
A Riverdale man has been charged with first-degree murder and child abuse after his girlfriend’s 1-year-old son died of blunt-force injuries, Prince George’s County police said Thursday. Osman Sesay, 28, was arrested in connection with the boy’s... Read more
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NBC Washington
Former Fairfax Co. Inmate Returns to Jail to EducateDaria Akers spent some of the darkest days of her life in the Fairfax County Ad
Former Fairfax Co. Inmate Returns to Jail to Educate
NBC Washington / Posted 7 days ago
Daria Akers spent some of the darkest days of her life in the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center, when she was locked up in 2010 in the midst of a mental health crisis. But Tuesday she volunteered to go back inside the jail with a message about... Read more
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Washington Post
Union on officer charged in shooting: ‘We could all be Adam Torres’A Fairfax County police union is strongly defending an officer charged in the 2
Union on officer charged in shooting: ‘We could all be Adam Torres’
Washington Post / Posted 7 days ago
A Fairfax County police union is strongly defending an officer charged in the 2013 killing of an unarmed Springfield man, calling his arrest “unbelievable” and blasting the handling of the case by the county’s top prosecutor, police department and... Read more
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Washington Post
Union on officer charged in shooting: ‘We could all be Adam Torres’A Fairfax County police union is strongly defending an officer charged in the 2
Union on officer charged in shooting: ‘We could all be Adam Torres’
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
A Fairfax County police union is strongly defending an officer charged in the 2013 killing of an unarmed Springfield man, calling his arrest “unbelievable” and blasting the handling of the case by the county’s top prosecutor, police department and... Read more
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Washington Post
Fairfax police secretly taped call with prosecutor in John Geer caseFairfax County Police officers are seen outside the townhome of John B. Geer be
Fairfax police secretly taped call with prosecutor in John Geer case
Washington Post / Posted 12 days ago
Fairfax County Police officers are seen outside the townhome of John B. Geer before he was fatally shot in 2013. (Courtesy of DiMuro Ginsberg) In February, as revelations about the Fairfax County police shooting death of John Geer were unfolding, a... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Feds investigate death of black inmate in Fairfax jailFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - The Department of Justice says it has launched a civil righ
Feds investigate death of black inmate in Fairfax jail
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 12 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - The Department of Justice says it has launched a civil rights investigation into the death of a black inmate earlier this year who was subjected to shocks from a stun gun during a cell transfer. A department spokesman said... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Feds investigate death of black inmate in Fairfax jailFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - The Department of Justice says it has launched a civil righ
Feds investigate death of black inmate in Fairfax jail
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 12 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - The Department of Justice says it has launched a civil rights investigation into the death of a black inmate earlier this year who was subjected to shocks from a stun gun during a cell transfer. A department spokesman said... Read more
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Daily Mail
cop denied bail on murder charge, collapses in courtroomFormer policeman collapsed in court after he is denied bail on a charge he shot
cop denied bail on murder charge, collapses in courtroom
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Former policeman collapsed in court after he is denied bail on a charge he shot and killed an unarmed man during domestic dispute call in 2013 Adam Torres, 32, fainted after being denied bail in a murder case Torres is accused of shooting and... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
W.Va. to receive more than $845,000 from Amgen settlementQB Howard ready to take over at West VirginiaQB Howard ready to take over at We
W.Va. to receive more than $845,000 from Amgen settlement
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 13 days ago
QB Howard ready to take over at West VirginiaQB Howard ready to take over at West Virginia By JOHN RABY AP Sports Writer Skyler Howard sees his promotion to starting quarterback at West Virginia as more than an opportunity to take over the offense.... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
cop denied bail on murder charge, collapses in courtroomThis handout photo provided by the Fairfax County, Va., County Department shows
cop denied bail on murder charge, collapses in courtroom
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
This handout photo provided by the Fairfax County, Va., County Department shows former Fairfax County police officer Adam Torres. Torres, who was charged with murder for shooting and killing a man on a domestic disturbance call collapsed Wednesday in... Read more
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Washington Post
Ex-Fairfax officer who shot and killed unarmed man denied bail, faints in courtroomFairfax County released audio interviews of the two officers involved in the sh
Ex-Fairfax officer who shot and killed unarmed man denied bail, faints in courtroom
Washington Post / Posted 13 days ago
Fairfax County released audio interviews of the two officers involved in the shooting death of John Geer as they explain what happened. (Fairfax County Police Department) A former Fairfax County police officer collapsed in court Wednesday after a... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
cop denied bail on murder charge, collapses in courtroomCreated: 08/19/2015 9:52 AM By: By MATTHEW BARAKAT FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A form
cop denied bail on murder charge, collapses in courtroom
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 13 days ago
Created: 08/19/2015 9:52 AM By: By MATTHEW BARAKAT FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A former police officer collapsed in a northern Virginia courtroom Wednesday morning after being denied bail on a murder charge in the 2013 shooting death of an unarmed... Read more
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Washington Post
Ex-Fairfax officer who shot and killed unarmed man denied bail, faints in courtroomFairfax County released audio interviews of the two officers involved in the sh
Ex-Fairfax officer who shot and killed unarmed man denied bail, faints in courtroom
Washington Post / Posted 13 days ago
Fairfax County released audio interviews of the two officers involved in the shooting death of John Geer as they explain what happened. (Fairfax County Police Department) A former Fairfax County police officer collapsed in court Wednesday after a... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shootingFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) � A former police officer is scheduled to make his first appe
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shooting
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) � A former police officer is scheduled to make his first appearance in court on a murder charge in the 2013 shooting death of an unarmed man in Virginia. Adam Torres is scheduled for an arraignment and bond hearing Wednesday on... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Virginia police officer indicted in 2013 death of unarmed manFAIRFAX COUNTY, VA – A police officer has been charged with second-degree murde
Virginia police officer indicted in 2013 death of unarmed man
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 13 days ago
FAIRFAX COUNTY, VA – A police officer has been charged with second-degree murder after shooting an unarmed man to death in his own doorway. In 2013, Officer Adam Torres shot John Geer as he stood in the doorway of his Springfield home. Torres said... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shootingFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) � A former police officer is scheduled to make his first appe
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shooting
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) � A former police officer is scheduled to make his first appearance in court on a murder charge in the 2013 shooting death of an unarmed man in Virginia. Adam Torres is scheduled for an arraignment and bond hearing Wednesday on... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shootingFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) � A former police officer is scheduled to make his first appe
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shooting
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) � A former police officer is scheduled to make his first appearance in court on a murder charge in the 2013 shooting death of an unarmed man in Virginia. Adam Torres is scheduled for an arraignment and bond hearing Wednesday on... Read more
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Bennington Banner
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shootingFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A former police officer is scheduled to make his first appe
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shooting
Bennington Banner / Posted 13 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A former police officer is scheduled to make his first appearance in court on a murder charge in the 2013 shooting death of an unarmed man in Virginia. Adam Torres is scheduled for an arraignment and bond hearing Wednesday on... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shootingFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A former Fairfax County police officer is scheduled to make
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shooting
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 13 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A former Fairfax County police officer is scheduled to make his first appearance in court after being charged with murder in the 2013 shooting death of an unarmed Springfield man. Adam Torres is scheduled for an arraignment and... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shootingFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A former Fairfax County police officer is scheduled to make
cop in court on murder charge for 2013 on-duty shooting
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 13 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A former Fairfax County police officer is scheduled to make his first appearance in court after being charged with murder in the 2013 shooting death of an unarmed Springfield man. Adam Torres is scheduled for an arraignment and... Read more
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Gawker
Virginia Cop Who Fatally Shot Unarmed Man In Own Home Charged With MurderIn August 2013, then-Officer Adam Torres shot 46-year-old John Geer during a po
Virginia Cop Who Fatally Shot Unarmed Man In Own Home Charged With Murder
Gawker / Posted 14 days ago
In August 2013, then-Officer Adam Torres shot 46-year-old John Geer during a police standoff, claiming he saw the victim reach for his waist. According to other officers at the scene, however, Geer never dropped his hands below his shoulders and told... Read more
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The Washington Times
Police shootings: Officer names routinely withheld amid calls for transparencyFor 17 months after an officer responding to a domestic call fatally shot a man
Police shootings: Officer names routinely withheld amid calls for transparency
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
For 17 months after an officer responding to a domestic call fatally shot a man standing in the doorway of his home, police in the Northern Virginia suburbs of Washington, only provided family members and the public with a bare-bones account of the... Read more
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NBC Washington
Police Shooting Victim's Father Wants Peace of MindDon Geer hopes for some peace of mind after a long wait for the prosecution of
Police Shooting Victim's Father Wants Peace of Mind
NBC Washington / Posted 14 days ago
Don Geer hopes for some peace of mind after a long wait for the prosecution of the police officer who shot and killed his son to begin. He was there two years ago this month when former Fairfax County Police Officer Adam Torres shot and killed his... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Pentagon plans to increase drone flights by 50 percent JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. Faced with escalating aggression from Russia
Pentagon plans to increase drone flights by 50 percent
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 14 days ago
JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. Faced with escalating aggression from Russia and China, the Pentagon is planning to increase its use of drones by about 50 percent over the next several years,... Read more
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NBC Washington
Resources for Dealing with Heroin Addiction and DependenceDeaths from heroin overdoses have doubled in Fairfax County between 2013 and 20
Resources for Dealing with Heroin Addiction and Dependence
NBC Washington / Posted 14 days ago
Deaths from heroin overdoses have doubled in Fairfax County between 2013 and 2014 -- and the county is offering up resources to help the community deal with the increase. If you know someone who needs help to overcome drug dependence, call Fairfax's... Read more
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The Fairfax County Times
County-sponsored deer management archery programs to begin Sept. 12Two public information meetings are being held and residents are invited to att
County-sponsored deer management archery programs to begin Sept. 12
The Fairfax County Times / Posted 14 days ago
Two public information meetings are being held and residents are invited to attend to learn about the Fairfax County Deer Management Archery Program. The meetings will be held Thursday, Aug. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Fairfax Government Center, located at... Read more
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The Fairfax County Times
Centreville man charged with sex offenses in RestonMichael Wayne Edwards, 33, of Rydell Road, Centreville was arrested on August 6
Centreville man charged with sex offenses in Reston
The Fairfax County Times / Posted 14 days ago
Michael Wayne Edwards, 33, of Rydell Road, Centreville was arrested on August 6 at the Reston District Station following an investigation of allegations against him earlier that week. Fairfax County Police said a woman who was grocery shopping at... Read more
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The Fairfax County Times
Former local leader of Bloods gang sentenced to 30 yearsBrien Keith Hughes, 32, formerly of Alexandria, was sentenced today to 30 years
Former local leader of Bloods gang sentenced to 30 years
The Fairfax County Times / Posted 14 days ago
Brien Keith Hughes, 32, formerly of Alexandria, was sentenced today to 30 years in prison, followed by five years of supervised release for convictions related to his role in two violent robberies where firearms were used. Hughes pleaded guilty on... Read more
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The Fairfax County Times
Fairfax County fugitive in custodyThe U.S. Marshals Service has announced the arrest of Colton West. U.S. Marsha
Fairfax County fugitive in custody
The Fairfax County Times / Posted 14 days ago
The U.S. Marshals Service has announced the arrest of Colton West. U.S. Marshals said West has been wanted by the Fairfax County Police Department since June 25 for probation violation regarding an original charge of possession of a controlled drug... Read more
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The Fairfax County Times
Man dies in vehicle crash in LortonFairfax County police responded to the report of a single vehicle crash in the
Man dies in vehicle crash in Lorton
The Fairfax County Times / Posted 14 days ago
Fairfax County police responded to the report of a single vehicle crash in the 8300 block of Alban Road on August 9 shortly before 11 p.m. Detectives from the Crash Reconstruction Unit determined that 29-year-old, Jose De Jesus Caballero of Lorton,... Read more
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19 Action News Cleveland
Former VA officer charged in 2013 shooting death of unarmed manFAIRFAX, VA (WJLA/CNN) - An unarmed man was shot to death in his own doorway in
Former VA officer charged in 2013 shooting death of unarmed man
19 Action News Cleveland / Posted 14 days ago
FAIRFAX, VA (WJLA/CNN) - An unarmed man was shot to death in his own doorway in Springfield, VA, in 2013. Nearly two years later, the officer who pulled the trigger is charged with second-degree murder. "The loss of life in this case impacts the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Former VA officer charged in 2013 shooting death of unarmed manFAIRFAX, VA (WJLA/CNN) - An unarmed man was shot to death in his own doorway in
Former VA officer charged in 2013 shooting death of unarmed man
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 14 days ago
FAIRFAX, VA (WJLA/CNN) - An unarmed man was shot to death in his own doorway in Springfield, VA, in 2013. Nearly two years later, the officer who pulled the trigger is charged with second-degree murder. "The loss of life in this case impacts the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
5 migrants trying to reach Greece drown off Turkish coastBeatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next monthBeatles' first reco
5 migrants trying to reach Greece drown off Turkish coast
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 14 days ago
Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next monthBeatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next month The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the band honed its craft playing gigs in the city's... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Pipeline archaeological surveys begin in Pittsylvania CountySt. Marys man pleads guilty in methamphetamine caseSt. Marys man pleads guilty
Pipeline archaeological surveys begin in Pittsylvania County
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 14 days ago
St. Marys man pleads guilty in methamphetamine caseSt. Marys man pleads guilty in methamphetamine case A 51-year-old Saint Marys man has pleaded guilty to possessing material used in the manufacturing of methamphetamine.More >> A 51-year-old Saint... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Rubio's slow start in Iowa, New Hampshire puzzles GOPBeatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next monthBeatles' first reco
Rubio's slow start in Iowa, New Hampshire puzzles GOP
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next monthBeatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next month The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the band honed its craft playing gigs in the city's... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Congressman Fattah due in court in racketeering caseFew options for activists after college labor union blockedFew options for acti
Congressman Fattah due in court in racketeering case
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
Few options for activists after college labor union blockedFew options for activists after college labor union blocked Labor activists vowed not to abandon their fight to organize college sports teams after the National Labor Relations Board blocked... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Congressman Fattah due in court in racketeering caseFew options for activists after college labor union blockedFew options for acti
Congressman Fattah due in court in racketeering case
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 14 days ago
Few options for activists after college labor union blockedFew options for activists after college labor union blocked Labor activists vowed not to abandon their fight to organize college sports teams after the National Labor Relations Board blocked... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Congressman Fattah due in court in racketeering caseFew options for activists after college labor union blockedFew options for acti
Congressman Fattah due in court in racketeering case
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
Few options for activists after college labor union blockedFew options for activists after college labor union blocked Labor activists vowed not to abandon their fight to organize college sports teams after the National Labor Relations Board blocked... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Congressman Fattah due in court in racketeering caseFew options for activists after college labor union blockedFew options for acti
Congressman Fattah due in court in racketeering case
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 14 days ago
Few options for activists after college labor union blockedFew options for activists after college labor union blocked Labor activists vowed not to abandon their fight to organize college sports teams after the National Labor Relations Board blocked... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Men affiliated with militia accused in smuggling rip-offChristie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnelChristie, feds to d
Men affiliated with militia accused in smuggling rip-off
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 days ago
Christie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnelChristie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnel Gov. Chris Christie is scheduled to meet with federal transportation officials as plans to build a new rail tunnel under the... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Men affiliated with militia accused in smuggling rip-offChristie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnelChristie, feds to d
Men affiliated with militia accused in smuggling rip-off
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 14 days ago
Christie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnelChristie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnel Gov. Chris Christie is scheduled to meet with federal transportation officials as plans to build a new rail tunnel under the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Men affiliated with militia accused in smuggling rip-offChristie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnelChristie, feds to d
Men affiliated with militia accused in smuggling rip-off
KWWL Iowa / Posted 14 days ago
Christie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnelChristie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnel Gov. Chris Christie is scheduled to meet with federal transportation officials as plans to build a new rail tunnel under the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Men affiliated with militia accused in smuggling rip-offChristie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnelChristie, feds to d
Men affiliated with militia accused in smuggling rip-off
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
Christie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnelChristie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnel Gov. Chris Christie is scheduled to meet with federal transportation officials as plans to build a new rail tunnel under the... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
Men affiliated with militia accused in smuggling rip-offChristie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnelChristie, feds to d
Men affiliated with militia accused in smuggling rip-off
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 14 days ago
Christie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnelChristie, feds to discuss how to fund new Hudson rail tunnel Gov. Chris Christie is scheduled to meet with federal transportation officials as plans to build a new rail tunnel under the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Indonesian officials say plan's black box has been recoveredMan trying to stop a suicide plummets to his death from dormMan trying to stop
Indonesian officials say plan's black box has been recovered
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 days ago
Man trying to stop a suicide plummets to his death from dormMan trying to stop a suicide plummets to his death from dorm Two men fell from the 14th floor of a University of Hawaii dormitory - one of them to his death while trying to pull the other... Read more
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