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WREG-TV Memphis
Officer involved in Lang case takes disability pension after being suspended with payMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A Memphis police officer who was suspended will now leave his
Officer involved in Lang case takes disability pension after being suspended with pay
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted an hour ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A Memphis police officer who was suspended will now leave his job on a disability pension. Timothy Goodwin was part of the team serving a warrant in December of 2012. When they entered the house, Officer Martoiya Lang was shot and... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Police, fire crews working school bus accidentMEMPHIS, Tenn. –Memphis Police and fire crews are on the scene of a school bus
Police, fire crews working school bus accident
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. –Memphis Police and fire crews are on the scene of a school bus accident. The incident happened at Stage Road and Bartlett Road. WREG has a crew headed to the scene. It’s unclear if anyone was hurt.... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Former Memphis police officer no stranger to domestic violence accusationsMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- To Serve and Protect. That was the promise a former Memphis
Former Memphis police officer no stranger to domestic violence accusations
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- To Serve and Protect. That was the promise a former Memphis police officer made, but as a WREG investigation uncovers, allegations against him involving multiple reports of domestic violence cost him his badge and the claims are... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Police cruiser catches on fire while responding to accidentMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis fire crews are heading to the scene of a fire involvin
Police cruiser catches on fire while responding to accident
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis fire crews are heading to the scene of a fire involving a police officer. According to the Memphis Police, an officer responded to an accident at Poplar and Brookfield shortly sometime after 2 p.m. While on the scene, his... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Serious or just a sick joke? What we know about creepy clown reportsmask, carried explosives into a Memphis bank Sept. 28. The pair stole an unknow
Serious or just a sick joke? What we know about creepy clown reports
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 hours ago
mask, carried explosives into a Memphis bank Sept. 28. The pair stole an unknown amount of money and fled in a black sedan. Memphis police are searching for them. Two south Nashville Metro Schools went under a soft lockdown following a social media... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Memphis police receive reports of clown sightings near schoolsMEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department received two calls about clowns
Memphis police receive reports of clown sightings near schools
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 8 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department received two calls about clowns near elementary schools Friday. The first call came at 8:11 a.m. in the 1600 block of Dellwood near Frayser Elementary School. Officers were told a person dressed as a... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Possible device with timer foundMEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department and other agencies are on the sc
Possible device with timer found
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 10 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department and other agencies are on the scene of a possible explosive device. We are told there is a package that seems to have a timer on it. This is happening at Airways and Park.... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man charged with stealing $600k worth of video gamesman has been arrested after he was accused of stealing $600,000 worth of video
Man charged with stealing $600k worth of video games
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 hours ago
man has been arrested after he was accused of stealing $600,000 worth of video games from the warehouse where he worked, Memphis police said. Barry Hicks has been charged with theft of property over $250,000. He is accused of stealing 600... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Woman charged with leaving scene in fatal crashwas arrested Thursday. She was also charged with failure to report an accident
Woman charged with leaving scene in fatal crash
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 12 hours ago
was arrested Thursday. She was also charged with failure to report an accident and render aid and not having lights on the trailer. Yolanda Jones is a police reporter at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on the Memphis Pol... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Police investigating shooting in BerclairMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are on the scene of a shooting in the Berclair
Police investigating shooting in Berclair
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 21 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are on the scene of a shooting in the Berclair area. According to authorities, a man has been shot near the intersection of Tutwiler and Waring. They couldn’t give us an update as to his condition at this time. No... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Neighbors react to deadly workplace shootinghe said. It was at work when their relationship came to a fatal end at the Met
Neighbors react to deadly workplace shooting
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
he said. It was at work when their relationship came to a fatal end at the Metro Mix plant in South Memphis. On Thursday, Memphis police said Green attacked his wife at work and she shot him in self-defense. Because she has not been charged they... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
DOJ awards Memphis police, TBI over $800K in grantsof our local law enforcement agencies over $800,000 in grants. Both the Tennes
DOJ awards Memphis police, TBI over $800K in grants
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
of our local law enforcement agencies over $800,000 in grants. Both the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) and the Memphis Police Department (MPD) are receiving funds. TBI is using the money toward investigating illegal activities... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Dollar store robbery spree comes to an endMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Take a look at this face. Police said this man went on a 4 m
Dollar store robbery spree comes to an end
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Take a look at this face. Police said this man went on a 4 month spree snatching smokes. Memphis Police said Devin Merriweather targeted discount stores. They think he hit at least 11 stores and swiped up to $30,000 worth of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man killed in motorcycle crash identifiedKingdon was pronounced dead. Cassie Kingdon was taken to the Regional Medical C
Man killed in motorcycle crash identified
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Kingdon was pronounced dead. Cassie Kingdon was taken to the Regional Medical Center where she remains in critical condition. Yolanda Jones is a police reporter at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on the Memph... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
U.S. Attorney announces $800,000 in grants to TBI and Memphis policeThe Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Memphis Police Department are the rec
U.S. Attorney announces $800,000 in grants to TBI and Memphis police
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Memphis Police Department are the recipients of more than $800,000 in grants for anti-drug efforts and technology, the office of U.S. Attorney Edward L. Stanton III announced Thursday. "The DOJ (Department... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Officer granted line-of-duty pension due to post-traumatic stress disorderA Memphis police officer will receive a line-of-duty disability pension despite
Officer granted line-of-duty pension due to post-traumatic stress disorder
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
A Memphis police officer will receive a line-of-duty disability pension despite his suspension with pay related to an investigation into the city's first line-of-duty death of a female officer in 2012. The Memphis Pension Board voted Thursday to... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Police charge man in fatal shooting outside gas stationThomas. Deandre Humphries was charged Thursday with first-degree murder. He wi
Police charge man in fatal shooting outside gas station
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Thomas. Deandre Humphries was charged Thursday with first-degree murder. He will be in court Friday for a video arraignment on the charge. Yolanda Jones is a police reporter at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on the Memphis Police Depa... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man arrested for stealing $29,000 in cigarettes from dollar storesMemphis police have arrested a man accused of stealing $29,000 worth of cigaret
Man arrested for stealing $29,000 in cigarettes from dollar stores
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Memphis police have arrested a man accused of stealing $29,000 worth of cigarettes and other items from dollar stores over the last four months. Devin Merriweather, 28, has been charged with multiple counts of burglary and theft of property from... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man, 19, charged in fatal shooting in Orange MoundMemphis police have arrested a 19-year-old accused of shooting and killing a ma
Man, 19, charged in fatal shooting in Orange Mound
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Memphis police have arrested a 19-year-old accused of shooting and killing a man after an argument in Orange Mound Wednesday night. Police were called to Pendleton and Dedrick at 10 p.m. where they found Bobby Woods, 56, with a gunshot wound. Woods... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man charged in June homicideFriday on the murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a fel
Man charged in June homicide
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Friday on the murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony charges. He also faces previous drug and traffic charges. Yolanda Jones is a police reporter at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on the Memphis Police Depar... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Shelby Democrats Make Do on GOTVWashington High School and participated in a march after the assassination of D
Shelby Democrats Make Do on GOTV
The Memphis Flyer / Posted yesterday
Washington High School and participated in a march after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, she was shot at by a Memphis police officer, with the bullet passing through the knotted pony-tail of her hairdo. In his remarks, Cohen repeated... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Lipscomb, Greensward, and Lanceas director of Housing and Community last year when the accusation came to ligh
Lipscomb, Greensward, and Lance
The Memphis Flyer / Posted yesterday
as director of Housing and Community last year when the accusation came to light last year. Wharton said he and then-Memphis Police Department director Toney Armstrong spoke to an adult male "who made a criminal complaint of a sexual nature"... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Man shot overnight in Orange Mound areaMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Memphis Police are on the scene of a shooting Wednesday night
Man shot overnight in Orange Mound area
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Memphis Police are on the scene of a shooting Wednesday night. Authorities told WREG a man was shot near Pendleton and Deadrick in the Orange Mound area. Police have not released the man's condition at this time.... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
APD, Memphis authorities say man has 8 arrest warrantsinto theirs and hit another a woman in the parking lot. Court records show he
APD, Memphis authorities say man has 8 arrest warrants
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
into theirs and hit another a woman in the parking lot. Court records show he has three warrants in New Mexico, but police believe he took off to Memphis where he's from. Memphis police say there are five warrants for his arrest in the Memphis ar... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Clown mask, explosives used in Memphis bank robberyMemphis police are chasing two people, one was wearing a clown mask, who office
Clown mask, explosives used in Memphis bank robbery
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
Memphis police are chasing two people, one was wearing a clown mask, who officers said robbed a Memphis bank. The robbery happened at Bank Tennessee at 5540 Poplar Avenue. Investigators said two suspects entered the bank armed with explosives and... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Weirich, attorneys and judge discuss Darrius Stewart caseKskinner@Commercialappeal.Com 901-529-2492 A day after the Department of Justi
Weirich, attorneys and judge discuss Darrius Stewart case
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Kskinner@Commercialappeal.Com 901-529-2492 A day after the Department of Justice announced it would not prosecute a former Memphis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teen last July, local players involved in the judicial proceedings... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Fundraiser set for families of victims in South Memphis fireThe Memphis Police Association will be hosting a fundraiser to benefit the fami
Fundraiser set for families of victims in South Memphis fire
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
The Memphis Police Association will be hosting a fundraiser to benefit the families of the 10 people killed in the recent tragic house fire. The "A Time to Heal Fundraiser" will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Sleepy Zzz's mattress... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
No charges against woman who killed husbandon Ferrell Park Drive on Tuesday. A man died after being shot by his wife at th
No charges against woman who killed husband
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
on Ferrell Park Drive on Tuesday. A man died after being shot by his wife at their job. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Memphis police said no charges would be filed against the woman who fatally shot her husband in their workplace early Tuesday... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Festival in Tom Lee Park canceled amid dispute over security costsagencies planned to charge to provide security and traffic control. Mark Lovel
Festival in Tom Lee Park canceled amid dispute over security costs
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
agencies planned to charge to provide security and traffic control. Mark Lovell, president of Universal Fairs, said the Memphis Police Department and the Shelby County Sheriff's Office wanted a total of some $140,000 to pay for officers'... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Suspects carrying explosives rob bank on Poplar, police saidMemphis police are searching for two suspects who carried explosives into the B
Suspects carrying explosives rob bank on Poplar, police said
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Memphis police are searching for two suspects who carried explosives into the Bank of Tennessee on Wednesday morning when they robbed it. Police spokesman Louis Brownlee said the suspects entered the bank at 5540 Poplar Avenue at 10:19 a.m. with... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Clown mask and explosives used to rob Memphis bankMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police say two suspects used explosives to rob a Memph
Clown mask and explosives used to rob Memphis bank
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police say two suspects used explosives to rob a Memphis bank. Police say the suspects entered the bank at 5540 Poplar with “explosives in their hands.” One of the suspects wore a clown mask. The location is a... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
MPD identifies man shot dead on sidewalk in FrayserMemphis police have identified a man shot and killed last weekend in Frayser.
MPD identifies man shot dead on sidewalk in Frayser
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Memphis police have identified a man shot and killed last weekend in Frayser. Tallarico Jones, 23, was found dead around 4:30 p.m. Saturday on the sidewalk in 2500 block of Smith Ridge Road. Police said the preliminary investigation revealed that... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Second suspect in Olive Branch homicide arrestedMethodist where he died. Police said the shooting started from an argument. M
Second suspect in Olive Branch homicide arrested
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Methodist where he died. Police said the shooting started from an argument. Mitchell remains in the DeSoto County Jail on a $1 million bond. Yolanda Jones is a police reporter at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on the Memphis Police Departm... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Read & React on Big 12, Confederate flag, hot chicken, climate change and morefederal review, the Justice Department concluded there was insufficient evidenc
Read & React on Big 12, Confederate flag, hot chicken, climate change and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
federal review, the Justice Department concluded there was insufficient evidence to bring civil rights charges against Memphis police officer Connor Schilling in the shooting death of Darrius Stewart. The Indie Memphis Film Festival has... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Woman fatally shot as she sat in car in Southeast Shelby Countywere seen running from the scene, Farrell said. Anyone with information about
Woman fatally shot as she sat in car in Southeast Shelby County
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
were seen running from the scene, Farrell said. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-2274. Yolanda Jones is a police reporter at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on the Memphis Police Depa... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Darrius Stewart’s father said he’s tired of getting bad newstake that much to prosecute, because the evidence is in your face,” he told rep
Darrius Stewart’s father said he’s tired of getting bad news
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
take that much to prosecute, because the evidence is in your face,” he told reporters. First, his son was shot by Memphis Police Officer Connor Schilling. Then the District Attorney said she wanted to charge the officer but a Grand Jury... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Dallas Police leaders discuss problems, Memphis leaders warn possible Mid-South recruitswhat's going on in Dallas because their pension situation is a lot worse than o
Dallas Police leaders discuss problems, Memphis leaders warn possible Mid-South recruits
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
what's going on in Dallas because their pension situation is a lot worse than ours," said Strickland. For two years the Memphis Police Association repeatedly said it understood why officers would want to go to Dallas because of their better pay... Read more
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KTVN Reno
AP Power Rankings: This time it's Pats, Denver tied at No. 1No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges i
AP Power Rankings: This time it's Pats, Denver tied at No. 1
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
After four victims, another serial killer remains on the loosehe hasn't killed since. "There's four that I believe ... are the work of the s
After four victims, another serial killer remains on the loose
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
he hasn't killed since. "There's four that I believe ... are the work of the same (killer)," said Sgt. Robert Wilkie, the Memphis Police Department homicide detective assigned to the cases. "Two of them are actually linked by forensic evidence.... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Blige, Clinton interview clips face ridicule onlineNo federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges i
Blige, Clinton interview clips face ridicule online
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Street named after late country music star Marty RobbinsNo federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges i
Street named after late country music star Marty Robbins
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
AP Power Rankings: This time it's Pats, Denver tied at No. 1No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges i
AP Power Rankings: This time it's Pats, Denver tied at No. 1
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Obama names career diplomat as US ambassador to CubaNo federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges i
Obama names career diplomat as US ambassador to Cuba
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to MarsNo federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges i
SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to Mars
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to MarsNo federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges i
SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to Mars
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to MarsNo federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges i
SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to Mars
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Prosecutor: No federal charges in police killing in MemphisMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil r
Prosecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal government announced Tuesday. U.S. Attorney Edward Stanton told reporters that a federal... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to MarsNo federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges i
SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to Mars
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 days ago
No federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Prosecutor: No federal charges in police killing in MemphisMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil r
Prosecutor: No federal charges in police killing in Memphis
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal government announced Tuesday. U.S. Attorney Edward Stanton told reporters that a federal... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to MarsNo federal charges in police killing in MemphisProsecutor: No federal charges i
SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to Mars
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
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