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Philly.com
Wild police chase after cop dragged in PhiladelphiaA Philadelphia police officer sustained minor injuries after being dragged 20 f
Wild police chase after cop dragged in Philadelphia
Philly.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
A Philadelphia police officer sustained minor injuries after being dragged 20 feet during a traffic stop early Sunday morning. The 19th District officer made the stop near the corner of Lancaster Ave. and North 61st St. around 2:30 a.m. Police said... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Car Drags Officer While Fleeing Stop, Leads Police on ChaseA Philadelphia Police officer miraculously escaped injury overnight when police
Car Drags Officer While Fleeing Stop, Leads Police on Chase
NBC Philadelphia / Posted an hour ago
A Philadelphia Police officer miraculously escaped injury overnight when police say the officer stopped a car in Overbrook and the driver took off, dragging him. Other police later found the car and chased it to East Falls, where they arrested a man.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
CHRIS KELLY: Hold your groundNEW MILFORD TWP. — Bitter winds strafed bare maples tapped with sap lines. Fres
CHRIS KELLY: Hold your ground
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
NEW MILFORD TWP. — Bitter winds strafed bare maples tapped with sap lines. Fresh syrup bubbled on the campfire. Proud rabble-rousers gulped lukewarm coffee and kept watch on Three Lakes Road. It was as cold and raw as a Birds-eye vegetable medley.... Read more
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Philly.com
Ten years as a "stellar" employee"I was taken aback. People don't usually offer up that information. They're too
Ten years as a "stellar" employee
Philly.com / Posted 21 hours ago
"I was taken aback. People don't usually offer up that information. They're too scared. But she really cared about her neighborhood. I've been in policing since 1965, and I can tell you we don't always get that kind of cooperation. But she was so... Read more
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Philly.com
Cab driver shot in S. PhillyA cab driver was shot and injured early this morning in South Philadelphia. Po
Cab driver shot in S. Philly
Philly.com / Posted 23 hours ago
A cab driver was shot and injured early this morning in South Philadelphia. Police dispatch said the call came in at 3:36 a.m. The male cab driver, shot on the 2300 block of Morris Street, is in stable condition at Penn Presbyterian Medical... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey, President Barack Obama talk ISIS, opioid abuse in Oval Office— After a series of meetings with top Republican legislators earlier in the wee
Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey, President Barack Obama talk ISIS, opioid abuse in Oval Office
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
— After a series of meetings with top Republican legislators earlier in the week, President Barack Obama ended his week by chatting with an old Democratic friend from Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey and the president were scheduled for a... Read more
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examiner.com
Philadelphia hit and run video: Car slams into mom, baby, 5-old girlThe surveillance video of a hit and run on the streets of Philadelphia Tuesday
Philadelphia hit and run video: Car slams into mom, baby, 5-old girl
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
The surveillance video of a hit and run on the streets of Philadelphia Tuesday has been released and shows the horrifying moment when a young mother, her baby, and her 5-year-old child were all impacted by a car allegedly running a red light. Police... Read more
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iol.co.za
Spend ‘time’ where felons did theirsPhiladelphia - I was halfway down block 1 at Eastern State Penitentiary in Phil
Spend ‘time’ where felons did theirs
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Philadelphia - I was halfway down block 1 at Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, peering into a cell for a thief imprisoned in 1829, when I realised the place resembled a Carthusian monastery. Members of Catholicism's most austere order,... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Reporter's Notebook: Watching an arrest outside my house"Thanks, I will keep that in mind," I said before hanging up on a phone call wi
Reporter's Notebook: Watching an arrest outside my house
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 2 days ago
"Thanks, I will keep that in mind," I said before hanging up on a phone call with my father. He had been giving me advice for a job interview tomorrow. It was just after 7:30 p.m. I swung my head around to see the trashcans outside my house on 44th... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Man exposes himself on Locust WalkA 19-year-old girl was walking on 37th Street and Locust Walk Monday night, whe
Man exposes himself on Locust Walk
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 3 days ago
A 19-year-old girl was walking on 37th Street and Locust Walk Monday night, when she allegedly saw a man walking towards her with his genitals exposed. The offender is described as a black male in his late 20s, between 6 feet 2 inches and 6 feet 4... Read more
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Business Wire
Exiger Chosen to Conduct Comprehensive Review of University of Cincinnati’s Police DepartmentNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exiger, the global regulatory and financial crime, r
Exiger Chosen to Conduct Comprehensive Review of University of Cincinnati’s Police Department
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exiger, the global regulatory and financial crime, risk and compliance firm, has been chosen by the University of Cincinnati (UC) to conduct a comprehensive review of the university’s police department. The review will... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Retired Philadelphia cop claims officers 'violated' himPHILADELPHIA (AP) - A 54-year-old retired Philadelphia police officer has filed
Retired Philadelphia cop claims officers 'violated' him
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 3 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A 54-year-old retired Philadelphia police officer has filed a complaint with Internal Affairs after he was allegedly "violated" by officers during a case of mistaken identity. Kevin Booker tells The Philadelphia Daily News... Read more
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Philly.com
Car sought in hit-run that injured woman, 2 kidsPolice are asking for help finding the vehicle involved in a hit-and-run that i
Car sought in hit-run that injured woman, 2 kids
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
Police are asking for help finding the vehicle involved in a hit-and-run that injured a woman and two young children in South Philadphia. Philadelphia police on Wednesday released surveillance footage of the vehicle that struck the 30-year-old woman... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Philly police shoot at, but don't wound, armed suspectPHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia police say an armed suspect is in custody afte
Philly police shoot at, but don't wound, armed suspect
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 3 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia police say an armed suspect is in custody after he aimed at an officer who fired but didn't wound the suspect. Police have yet to release the name of the gunman arrested shortly after 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Chief... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Philly police seek car that hit mom, 2 kids, sped awayPHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia police have been trying to find a drive who hi
Philly police seek car that hit mom, 2 kids, sped away
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 3 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia police have been trying to find a drive who hit a mother and two young children before speeding away. Police say the 30-year-old woman, her 5-year-old daughter and infant won were crossing Dickinson Street at Broad... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Car Strikes Mom, 2 Kids in South Philly, Takes OffThe search is on for a car that police say struck a woman and her two children
Car Strikes Mom, 2 Kids in South Philly, Takes Off
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
The search is on for a car that police say struck a woman and her two children as they crossed the street in South Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon. The car, described by officials as a red 2001 two-door Honda Accord, was last seen traveling east on... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Car Strikes Mom, 2 Kids in South Philly, Takes OffThe search is on for a car that police say struck a woman and her two children
Car Strikes Mom, 2 Kids in South Philly, Takes Off
NBC Connecticut / Posted 4 days ago
The search is on for a car that police say struck a woman and her two children as they crossed the street in South Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon. The car, described by officials as a red 2001 two-door Honda Accord, was last seen traveling east on... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Car Strikes Mom, 2 Kids in South Philly, Takes OffThe search is on for a car that police say struck a woman and her two children
Car Strikes Mom, 2 Kids in South Philly, Takes Off
NBC Bay Area / Posted 4 days ago
The search is on for a car that police say struck a woman and her two children as they crossed the street in South Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon. The car, described by officials as a red 2001 two-door Honda Accord, was last seen traveling east on... Read more
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Philly.com
Cops seek help in identifying gunman in Center City shootingPhiladelphia police on Tuesday released dramatic video footage of a Center City
Cops seek help in identifying gunman in Center City shooting
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
Philadelphia police on Tuesday released dramatic video footage of a Center City shooting that took place last month - and asked for the public's help in finding the gunman. At around 10:55 p.m. on Jan. 21, 9th District police were called to the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
School on Lockdown After Officer Misplaces GunPhiladelphia Police put a high school on lockdown Tuesday morning after a schoo
School on Lockdown After Officer Misplaces Gun
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 4 days ago
Philadelphia Police put a high school on lockdown Tuesday morning after a school officer had his loaded weapon possibly stolen from his car. Students and staff at the Kensington Urban and Business High Schools at Coral and Cumberland streets were... Read more
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Officer.com
Police Officials Meet in D.C. to Discuss TacticsClose to 200 of the nation's top cops, along with DOJ and officials from the Ob
Police Officials Meet in D.C. to Discuss Tactics
Officer.com / Posted 4 days ago
Close to 200 of the nation's top cops, along with DOJ and officials from the Obama administration, gathered in Washington, D.C. on Friday to discuss dramatic reforms to police tactics. The police chiefs who attended the the forum titled "Taking... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Philly police say undressed pedestrian hit by 2 vehiclesPHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia police say a man running around in his underwe
Philly police say undressed pedestrian hit by 2 vehicles
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 4 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia police say a man running around in his underwear and singing loudly has been struck and killed by two vehicles. The incident happened about 8:15 p.m. Monday on the Boulevard at Harbison Avenue, where the man was seen... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Deadly Underwear Dash on BoulevardA man died after being struck by two vehicles on Roosevelt Boulevard Monday nig
Deadly Underwear Dash on Boulevard
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
A man died after being struck by two vehicles on Roosevelt Boulevard Monday night. An unidentified man in his 30s wearing only in his underwear was running in the southbound outer lanes of the Boulevard at Harbison Avenue around 8:15 p.m. waving his... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Investigation documents into Amtrak derailment made publicThe National Transportation Safety Board released thousands of previously unpub
Investigation documents into Amtrak derailment made public
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 5 days ago
The National Transportation Safety Board released thousands of previously unpublished documents from its ongoing investigation into the Philadelphia Amtrak train derailment last May. The May 28, 2015 derailment occurred while Northeast Regional No.... Read more
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The Temple News
Immigration reform justly reinstated in PhiladelphiaThe acceptance of undocumented immigrants should be a societal norm locally and
Immigration reform justly reinstated in Philadelphia
The Temple News / Posted 5 days ago
The acceptance of undocumented immigrants should be a societal norm locally and federally. Former Mayor Michael Nutter—recently hired by the Department of Homeland Security—repealed his executive order that made Philadelphia a sanctuary city in... Read more
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The Temple News
Police: Attack on student not a hate crimeAmine Aouam was attacked in Center City Jan. 17. Amine Aouam woke up in Jeffer
Police: Attack on student not a hate crime
The Temple News / Posted 5 days ago
Amine Aouam was attacked in Center City Jan. 17. Amine Aouam woke up in Jefferson Hospital at 3 a.m. and couldn’t remember his name, where he was or how he had gotten there. He was attacked just before 1 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 17 as he was walking along... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Man Flashes Woman, Tries to Enter Her HomeA man exposed himself to a woman and then tried to enter her home the next day,
Man Flashes Woman, Tries to Enter Her Home
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
A man exposed himself to a woman and then tried to enter her home the next day, according to investigators. A 28-year-old woman told police she was walking on the 1200 block of Parrish Street around 7:40 a.m. Saturday when a man who she did not know... Read more
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Philly.com
Woman seemingly knocked out, dragged into vanPHILADELPHIA - Police were investigating an assault and possible abduction of a
Woman seemingly knocked out, dragged into van
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
PHILADELPHIA - Police were investigating an assault and possible abduction of a woman in Center City on Sunday morning. Around 6:30 a.m. in the 2000 block of Walnut Street, an unidentified black man and black woman got into an argument that turned... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Police Investigate Possible Philly AbductionPhiladelphia Police are investigating a possible abduction in Philadelphia. Po
Police Investigate Possible Philly Abduction
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
Philadelphia Police are investigating a possible abduction in Philadelphia. Police say an unidentified man and an unidentified woman got into an argument on the 2000 block of Walnut Street around 6:30 p.m. Monday. The argument turned physical and... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
CAUGHT ON CAM: Stabbing in Chinese RestaurantA man is fighting for his life after he was repeatedly punched and stabbed duri
CAUGHT ON CAM: Stabbing in Chinese Restaurant
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
A man is fighting for his life after he was repeatedly punched and stabbed during a caught on camera robbery inside a Philadelphia Chinese restaurant. The 29-year-old man was leaving the Lucky Garden Chinese Food store on the 4900 block of North... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
What Happened Before the Deadly Derailment?One of the documents released by the National Transportation Safety Board Monda
What Happened Before the Deadly Derailment?
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
One of the documents released by the National Transportation Safety Board Monday on last year’s deadly Amtrak derailment details the work schedule of engineer Brandon Bostian and describes all the events leading up to the crash, which killed eight... Read more
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Philly.com
Off-duty officer charged with DUI after attending benefitA Philadelphia police spokeswoman did not immediately have details on the incid
Off-duty officer charged with DUI after attending benefit
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
A Philadelphia police spokeswoman did not immediately have details on the incident. John McNesby, the union's president, said he was aware of the arrest but didn't know details. He said "a handful" of officers get arrested every year for drunken... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Loved Ones Hold Vigil for Slain TeenIt was last year when DeAndre Bing texted his mother and asked if he could visi
Loved Ones Hold Vigil for Slain Teen
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 6 days ago
It was last year when DeAndre Bing texted his mother and asked if he could visit his friend in North Philadelphia. It would be the last time she ever heard from him. “The last year has been horrible,” said Bing’s mother Tiffany Williams. “Horrible.... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Police Investigate Philly Catholic School TeacherPolice are investigating a Philadelphia Catholic school teacher, according to o
Police Investigate Philly Catholic School Teacher
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 6 days ago
Police are investigating a Philadelphia Catholic school teacher, according to officials. A spokesperson for the DePaul Catholic School, located on W. Logan Street, told NBC10 they received an allegation of a “potential boundary issue” with a teacher... Read more
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Philly.com
Woman punches 3 officers in bar brawlA woman was arrested for punching several police officers while they were break
Woman punches 3 officers in bar brawl
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
A woman was arrested for punching several police officers while they were breaking up a wild bar brawl in Northeast Philadelphia early Sunday, authorities said. Two other men were charged in the fight. No serious injuries were reported. Officers... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Police Seek Help to Locate Missing Teen Girl in DangerPolice are asking for the public's help to locate a young woman missing from he
Police Seek Help to Locate Missing Teen Girl in Danger
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 6 days ago
Police are asking for the public's help to locate a young woman missing from her South Philadelphia home since late Saturday night. Lawana Lamone, 19, last spoke with her mother about 11:30 p.m. Saturday, according to police, and her mother has not... Read more
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Philly.com
Medical Mystery: Weakness, numbness, tingling in manDr. Joseph S. Lubeck, For The Inquirer Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2016, 3:00 A
Medical Mystery: Weakness, numbness, tingling in man
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
Dr. Joseph S. Lubeck, For The Inquirer Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2016, 3:00 AM As part of his examination, we administered tiny pinpricks to his toes and calves, but he had trouble feeling them. A firm tap to each knee with a reflex hammer... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Gun Shell Found in High School, School on LockdownA gun shell was found in the stairwell of a Philadelphia high school Friday aft
Gun Shell Found in High School, School on Lockdown
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 8 days ago
A gun shell was found in the stairwell of a Philadelphia high school Friday afternoon after students got into a fight, according to Philadelphia police. Benjamin Franklin High School went into lockdown around noon when the shell case was found in... Read more
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Daily Journal
Fact check: The seventh Republican debateThe Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched th
Fact check: The seventh Republican debate
Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
The Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched the facts: • Sen. Marco Rubio went too far in claiming that Hillary Clinton “wants to put Barack Obama on the Supreme Court.” An Iowa resident suggested such an appointment... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Fact check: The seventh Republican debateThe Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched th
Fact check: The seventh Republican debate
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
The Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched the facts: • Sen. Marco Rubio went too far in claiming that Hillary Clinton “wants to put Barack Obama on the Supreme Court.” An Iowa resident suggested such an appointment... Read more
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York Daily Record
Fact check: The seventh Republican debateThe Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched th
Fact check: The seventh Republican debate
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
The Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched the facts: • Sen. Marco Rubio went too far in claiming that Hillary Clinton “wants to put Barack Obama on the Supreme Court.” An Iowa resident suggested such an appointment... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Fact check: The seventh Republican debateThe Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched th
Fact check: The seventh Republican debate
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
The Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched the facts: • Sen. Marco Rubio went too far in claiming that Hillary Clinton “wants to put Barack Obama on the Supreme Court.” An Iowa resident suggested such an appointment... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Fact check: The 7th Republican debateThe Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched th
Fact check: The 7th Republican debate
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
The Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched the facts: • Sen. Marco Rubio went too far in claiming that Hillary Clinton “wants to put Barack Obama on the Supreme Court.” An Iowa resident suggested such an appointment... Read more
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First Coast News
Fact check: The seventh Republican debateThe Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched th
Fact check: The seventh Republican debate
First Coast News / Posted 8 days ago
The Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched the facts: • Sen. Marco Rubio went too far in claiming that Hillary Clinton “wants to put Barack Obama on the Supreme Court.” An Iowa resident suggested such an appointment... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Fact check: The seventh Republican debateThe Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched th
Fact check: The seventh Republican debate
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 days ago
The Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched the facts: • Sen. Marco Rubio went too far in claiming that Hillary Clinton “wants to put Barack Obama on the Supreme Court.” An Iowa resident suggested such an appointment... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Fact check: The seventh Republican debateThe Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched th
Fact check: The seventh Republican debate
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
The Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched the facts: • Sen. Marco Rubio went too far in claiming that Hillary Clinton “wants to put Barack Obama on the Supreme Court.” An Iowa resident suggested such an appointment... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Fact check: The seventh Republican debateThe Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched th
Fact check: The seventh Republican debate
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
The Republican presidential candidates debated in Iowa Jan. 28 and stretched the facts: • Sen. Marco Rubio went too far in claiming that Hillary Clinton “wants to put Barack Obama on the Supreme Court.” An Iowa resident suggested such an appointment... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Driver Runs Away After Overturning SUV on Philly StreetPhiladelphia police are searching for the driver who fled the scene after crash
Driver Runs Away After Overturning SUV on Philly Street
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 9 days ago
Philadelphia police are searching for the driver who fled the scene after crashing and overturning a SUV, leaving behind a trapped female passenger. The crash happened about 3:30 a.m. Friday in the 2600 block of Potter Street in the city’s... Read more
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Philly.com
Teen seriously hurt in North Philly crashA 17-year-old boy was in extremely critical condition Thursday night after cras
Teen seriously hurt in North Philly crash
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
A 17-year-old boy was in extremely critical condition Thursday night after crashing an off-road motorcycle head-on into a sport-utility vehicle in North Philadelphia, police said. Shortly after 8 p.m., police were called to the 2500 block of... Read more
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Philly.com
Wounded officer to appear at benefitThe Philadelphia police officer wounded by an alleged gunman swearing allegianc
Wounded officer to appear at benefit
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Philadelphia police officer wounded by an alleged gunman swearing allegiance to ISIS earlier this month will attend a benefit the police union is hosting for him Thursday at its headquarters in the Far Northeast. Officer Jesse Hartnett, 33,... Read more
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