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  1. Vet accused of killing cat with arrowRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Texas veterinarian has been fired after allegedly posting a picture of herself on Facebook, holding a cat with an arrow through its head and the caption "the only good feral tomcat is one with an arrow through its head!" Vet accused of killing cat with arrow A Texas veterinarian has been fired after allegedly posting a picture of herself on Facebook, holding a cat with an arrow through its head and the caption "the only good feral tomcat is one with an arrow through its head!" Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1G7qWlX A Texas veterinarian has been fired after allegedly posting a picture of herself on Facebook, holding a cat with an arrow through its head and the caption "the only good feral tomcat is one with an arrow through its head!"

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  2. Grandad shot dead burglar who tried to rape his 19-year-old granddaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Metro UK News

    Jamie Lee Faison was killed in a shoot out after burglars stormed a house in North Carolina and tried to rape a 19-year-old girl. A 67-year-old man shot three burglars, killing one, after they broke in to his home and tried to rape his granddaughter.

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  3. One hospitalized after drive by shooting near the UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Reno Police tells News 4 that one person is hospitalized after a drive by shooting happened Saturday around 4:00 P.M. on Winston Drive, near the University of Nevada, Reno. One unidentified individual was hit in the shooting and was taken to the hospital.

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  4. Booze, poor judgment seen in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lenoir News-Topic

    Dusty Robert Boston, 24, of Morganton is led to the Caldwell County Magistrate's office about noon Friday to be charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of Kent Austin Taylor. Christy Lee Eanes, 39, of Atwood Drive is escorted past television reporters by a Lenoir police officer on her way into the Caldwell County Magistrate's office about noon Friday to be charged with felony child abuse and four misdemeanor counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

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  5. Shooting death of teen in Battle Creek appears accidental, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    Police say that it appears the shooting was accidental.

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  6. 9-year-old Pa. girl shot when younger child picks up shotgunRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | York Dispatch

    Pennsylvania State Police say a 9-year-old girl was shot in the lower torso apparently when another child picked up a loaded 12-gauge shotgun and it accidentally went off. The shooting occurred shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday inside a small pavilion near a pond at a Lackawannock Township residence in Mercer County.

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  7. 9-year-old Mercer County girl shot by younger childRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | O-R Online

    The shooting occurred shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday inside a small pavilion near a pond at a Lackawannock Township residence in Mercer County.

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  8. Police search for 2 men wanted for drive-by shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News12.com

    They say a man suffered a gunshot wound to the arm. The bullet only grazed him and he is expected to be OK.

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  9. How 4 men became murderers without killing anyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

    The case of four young men from Elkhart, who are each serving a five-decade sentence for a murder they did not commit, brings attention to a decades-old controversial and highly criticized but widely used doctr How 4 men became murderers without killing anyone The case of four young men from Elkhart, who are each serving a five-decade sentence for a murder they did not commit, brings attention to a decades-old controversial and highly criticized but widely used doctr Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1G7iXp1 The case of four young men from Elkhart, who are each serving a five-decade sentence for a murder they did not commit, brings attention to a decades-old controversial and highly criticized but widely used doctrine of criminal law.

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  10. Watch: US Police Officer refuses to shoot killing suspect charging towards himRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    An Ohio police officer is being praised after refusing the shoot a suspected killer even as the man ran towards him. Officer Jesse Kidder was pursuing Michael Wilcox , who is facing double murder charges.

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  11. Testimony is sometimes emotional during Shepherd murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror

    After four days of sometimes emotional prosecution testimony in the Jonathan Ray Shepherd capital murder trial, 115th District Judge Lauren Parish on Thursday morning recessed the case until 9 a.m. Monday. Shepherd, 34, of Gilmer, is charged with shooting Cheyenne Green, 29, also of Gilmer, in the Gilmer High School parking lot the night of Sept.

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  12. Forensic psychiatrist testifies that Lou Gehrig's disease caused Wisconsin deputy to kill 2Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    Dr. Doug Tucker testified for the defense Wednesday in the trial of Andrew Steele, who has pleaded not guilty by reason of mental disease in the August shooting deaths of his wife, 39-year-old Ashlee Steele, and her 38-year-old sister, Kacee Tollefsbol, of Lake Elmo, Minnesota. Tucker said a message Steele wrote about suicide and sexual relations with his wife and sister-in-law was delusional and shows Steele's brain was deteriorating because of ALS.

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  13. Another Kansas City Homicide Vigil SeasonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Tony's Kansas City

    Kansas City has recorded 23 homicides so far in 2015 compared with 19 at this time last year. The murder count continues to rise and local neighborhoods report increased gunfire, violence and property crimes.

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  14. Motive unsettled in slayings of Muslim students in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    In early January, Amira Abu-Salha drove to her daughter Yusor's apartment to return her wedding dress. Yusor had just moved in with her husband shortly after their Dec. 27 wedding.

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  15. Police shooting videos bring charges, should bring change: Darcy cartoonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    South Carolina officer Michael T. Slager is charged with murder after civilian video captures him shooting a fleeing Walter Scott 8 times in the back. The recent videos showing the shooting deaths of Walter Scott in South Carolina and Eric Harris in Tulsa, by law enforcement, illustrate the need for making body cameras mandatory, prohibiting pay-to-play auxiliary police, and how life can end and change in a mundane moment.

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  16. Cop praised for refusing to shoot murder suspect who ran at himRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Metro

    However, one officer, Jesse Kidder, is being praised for refusing to shoot a murder suspect who charged at him shouting 'shoot me'. Michael Wilcox is facing double murder charges and was in a chase with Kidder before stopping his car, getting out and heading towards the patrol car.

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  17. Thomas Taschinger: Good athletes still coddled despite criminal casesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The conviction of Aaron Hernandez for murder has stunned people inside sports just as it has the larger society.

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  18. Toddler shot in drive-by near Seattle diesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A one-year-old girl who was shot in the head during a drive-by shooting near Seattle on Thursday died late Saturday from her wounds, hospital officials said. Police in Kent, Washington, 20 miles south of Seattle, have not announced any arrests following the Thursday afternoon shooting near an apartment complex.

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  19. Funny pals Hill, Franco take on chilling a True StoryaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    The other is a newly captured accused murderer, a man who has been on the lam using the Times reporter's identity as he fled the country. They're roughly the same age, both opportunists and story tellers, each cynical enough to use the other.

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  20. 'Now' reporter goes face to face with Surrey's 'House of Horrors' killerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Now Newspaper

    One decade after viciously slaying a woman in what police dubbed Surrey's 'House of Horrors,' Joanna Lee Larson opens up to Tom Zytaruk about her quest for redemption Joanne Lee Larson: "I don't know if I can ever forgive myself for what I did. It's not human to take someone's life.

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