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  1. Parents of Dark Knight gunman who killed 12 in cinema: "He is not a monster!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Right Wing News

    Are you kidding me? The parents of the man accused of murdering 12 people in a gun rampage at a movie theater have said their son does not deserve to be killed for his crimes. The parents of the man accused of murdering 12 people in a gun rampage at a movie theater have said their son does not deserve to be killed for his crimes.

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  2. The WilliesPOOR MR. POSSUMRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2011 | American Reporter

    The Penn State Board of Trustees may have violated state law several times by its failure to publicly announce meetings and reveal how it handled the firing of Coach Joe Paterno. However, these violations may be the least of the Board's worries as it scrambles to reduce fall-out from the scandal that began with revelations that an assistant football coach may be a serial child molester, and that the university may have been negligent.

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  3. Crime in NYC drops even as tactics draw criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Even as New York's ... . Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton, right, listen during a press conference after attending a promotion ceremony for police officers, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in New York.

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  4. CIA torture and liesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    If someone tries to hide something from you for ten years, it's probably pretty embarrassing or shameful. Over the past ten years, the CIA has misled Congress about their post-9/11 torture program, withheld evidence and tried to cover up the facts .

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  5. Officers sacked over obscene imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    Two police officers from Scotland Yard's Diplomatic Protection Group have been sacked for sending obscene images from their mobile phones. The pair, aged 34 and 36, lost their jobs after admitting gross misconduct and being found guilty of a breach of integrity by force bosses.

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    21 hrs ago | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    Funeral services were held for retired police Lt. John Michael Wendling, who passed away Monday at age 68 of a sudden heart-related illness.

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  7. New York crime drops even as tactics draw criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Even as New York's police department takes heat for its tactics in the outrage over the Eric Garner chokehold case, year-end crime statistics show two clear trends: low-level arrests are holding steady and overall crime continues to fall. The numbers could be seen as an affirmation of Police Commissioner William Bratton's signature "broken windows" tactic, the idea that enforcing smaller crimes like fare beating and public drunkenness help prevent bigger crimes.

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  8. Man injured in 2012 car crash sues Farmington, police departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    A man injured in a 2012 car crash involving a former Farmington police officer has filed a federal lawsuit against the officer, the police department and the city, among others. Cody Olachea claims in his lawsuit that he was falsely accused of crashing his vehicle into a Farmington police squad car at the intersection of North Butler Avenue and East Main Street on Dec. 12, 2012.

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  9. Dolphin slaying: Juvenile confesses to dolphin's senseless bow and arrow deathRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Authorities from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA are investigating the death of a dolphin that washed up on the shore of Orange Beach, Alabama with a hunting arrow lodged in its body. After a dolphin was shot with a steel-tipped hunting arrow it continued swimming for at least five days in the Alabama bayou before it died from its fatal injury.

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  10. Used car salesman jailed in odometer rollback scamRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Philly.com

    A used car salesman has been sentenced to 24 months in federal prison for rolling back the odometers of vehicles sold at a Lancaster County auto auction. Edward Capicchioni, 54, of Massapequa, N.Y., was also ordered to pay $412,880 in restitution to victims who unwittingly purchased the tampered vehicles.

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  11. Police search home of HR consultant in connection with attempted...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    Ottawa police were preparing to execute a search warrant Saturday at the home of an OrlA ans human resources consultant after he was charged with attempted murder in connection with the robbery this week of a 101-year-old veteran. Ian Bush made his first court appearance Saturday morning, according to his lawyer, Geraldine Castle-Trudel, and will return to court Monday morning.

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  12. Moore indicted for attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    A man accused of setting his common-law wife on fire in October has been indicted for attempted murder.

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  13. Army Vet. Sentenced To Ten Years Probation For Violent Attack On Two Gay Men In AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    An Army veteran will serve ten years of probation for brutally assaulting two gay men on Pride weekend in 2012. The two men were in line at a pizza truck near Austin's gay entertainment district when Lambert Borgardt thought one of the men was checking him out. 11 comments

  14. Texas Investigates Medicaid Fraud Detection Firm for CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    That's right. A firm hired by the state to detect medicaid fraud and child abuse probes is under investigation for public corruption.

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  15. Report: FBI Evidence Collection 'Beset' With ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  16. Feminism's New Enemy: 'Rape Truthers'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Other McCain

    No, the real reason [the Rolling Stone UVA rape story] is turning into such a big deal is there are a surprising number of people who want to deny that rape is a serious social problem and who want to push the idea that many rape cases are just a matter of women lying because they are crazy or vindictive. For these folks - call 'em rape truthers - this whole incident is like a second Christmas, an opportunity to take an extremely rare and strange case and pretend it should be reason to dismiss the reality that rape is a crime that happens with some frequency.

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  17. Cedric Bartee: A cosmetology graduate with 20-plus arrests since his teensRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    The 28-year-old man critically wounded after an Orange County deputy shot him during a car-theft investigation has retained Orlando attorneys with Bogin, Munns, & Munns to investigate the shooting. The 28-year-old man critically wounded after an Orange County deputy shot him during a car-theft investigation has retained Orlando attorneys with Bogin, Munns, & Munns to investigate the shooting.

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    23 hrs ago | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    With all that is going on today in America, I wake up in the morning with a clogged mind wondering how is it we have come to this. A civilized society should never resort to violence and pure criminal activity to solve issues for "perceived" wrongs.

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  19. Bill Cosby is probably better off staying quiet, for now: expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CJAD

    Lawyers and public relations experts say the comic is probably wise to lie low as his attorney fights accusations that he drugged and sexually assaulted women. Lawyers say Cosby could expose himself to libel lawsuits if he defends himself and makes disparaging comments about his accusers.

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  20. Washington County's top leaders given pay increases, but not County BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Washington County's sheriff, chief attorney and top administrator will receive salary increases next year, but the five elected county commissioners have opted once again to take no pay raise for themselves. The decisions came in a flurry of year-end County Board actions last week that included votes to approve a $91 million property tax levy for 2015 and about $154.2 million in operating expenses.

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