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  1. Jon Stewart of 'The Daily Show' confronts Seth Rollins on WWE 'Monday Night Raw'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... his way to the ring. Stewart started with a shoutout for his native Jersey, then sat down and dismissed Rollins as a "SWAT team stripper with Lady Gaga's hair." He then chided Rollins for not earning his spot like WWE legends Bruno Sammartino and ...

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  2. LA police chief: Man killed on Skid Row reached for gunRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

    ... mentally ill. "They were trained to work with homeless," said Police Commission President Steve Soboroff. "It wasn't a SWAT team looking for problems." The shooting is being investigated by the police department's inspector general and the Los ...

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  3. Merced Officer Shot During Traffic StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... joined in the search for the suspects. Eventually, a CHP helicopter spotted one of the suspects in hiding nearby. SWAT teams and the sheriff's K-9 unit located the suspect in a backyard. During the arrest, it was discovered that the suspect had been ...

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  4. 3. After 6-hour standoff, Rose Park home found ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KSL-TV

    ... to contact the man but got no reply. Because the family told police that there may be guns inside the residence, a SWAT team was called to surround the house, Montoya said. The road between 600 North and 700 North in that area was closed, though ...

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  5. 3. Community saves autistic boya s ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KSL-TV

    ... reported. But the party didn't end that day - later in the week, the sheriff's office and fire department sent trucks, SWAT teams and police dogs to Glenn's house as a special gift. "The amazingness of everybody coming together for somebody they ...

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  6. West Jordan man arrested following 'intense' hostage situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KSL-TV

    ... report states. Eventually, everyone was able to run out of the room except the man's mother. When police, including a SWAT team, arrived at the house, a blanket had been placed over the bedroom window and the bedroom door locked, Roberts said. They ...

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  7. Defense: Police knew suspect in Vegas mom killing smoked potRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Press. "They were trying to talk him down." Claus said the drug use might have calmed his client and avoided a violent SWAT entry into the house. But he said it cast doubt on anything Nowsch told investigators once he was in custody. "There's a good ...

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  8. 1 dead in early morning shooting in MillcreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | KSL-TV

    ... of the residence. Once police arrived, they were able to get the residents out of the house safely. Officers called the SWAT team who began negotiations. Around 5:30 a.m., the shooter surrendered without further incident, according to the police. ...

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  9. 'Swatting' prank call made to dispatcher alarms Orem policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KSL-TV

    ... does this kind of thing. (They) call the authorities and put out this type of scenario that they think will elicit a SWAT response," Martinez said. For police a "swatting" call is very serious and merits a priority investigation, due to the ...

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  10. Police: Suspect bragged about Las Vegas road-rage killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Thursday that he looked nothing like the 6-foot blond man police had described earlier. Nowsch was arrested after SWAT teams surrounded his house a block from the Meyers home, in a middle-class neighborhood of modest stucco homes with tile roofs ...

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  11. Teen neighbor held in road-rage killing of Vegas motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... Thursday that he looked nothing like the 6-foot blond man police had described earlier. Nowsch was arrested after SWAT teams surrounded his house a block from the Meyers home, in a middle-class neighborhood of modest stucco homes with tile roofs ...

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  12. Teen neighbor arrested in road-rage killing of Vegas motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KAIT-TV

    By KEN RITTER Associated Press LAS VEGAS - Police took an important step toward solving the mystery surrounding the road-rage killing of a Las Vegas mother outside her home, arresting a teenage neighbor who had a history with the family that reached a boiling point the night of the shooting. Erich Nowsch, 19, was arrested on suspicion of murder Thursday after SWAT teams surrounded his home a block away from the residence of victim Tammy Meyers.

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  13. Police: Teen neighbor suspected in Vegas road-rage killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    By KEN RITTER Associated Press LAS VEGAS - Police took an important step toward solving the mystery surrounding the killing of a Las Vegas mother outside her home, arresting a teenage neighbor who had a history with the family that reached a boiling point the night of the shooting. Erich Nowsch, 19, was arrested on suspicion of murder Thursday after SWAT teams surrounded his home a block away from the residence of victim Tammy Meyers.

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  14. NASA delays space station spacewalk because of suit issueRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | KAUZ

    ... and even the South -... Police arrested a suspect Thursday in the road-rage killing of a Las Vegas mother after SWAT teams swarmed a home about a block from the site where the shootout occurred a week ago. Colorado is facing first-of-its kind ...

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  15. Police arrest suspect in road-rage killing of Vegas motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... and yelled: "That's the animal, a block away." The suspect was being taken to police headquarters to be interviewed. SWAT teams had earlier surrounded the home. Police have said Meyers was shot in the head in her driveway Thursday after ...

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  16. Police surround home seeking suspect in Vegas road-rage caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | KAIT-TV

    By KEN RITTER Associated Press LAS VEGAS - Police are surrounding a Las Vegas home as they try to arrest a suspect in the killing of a woman who was gunned down a week ago in road-rage shootout after giving her daughter a driving lesson. SWAT teams were at a home about a block from where 44-year-old Tammy Meyers lived.

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  17. 'WWE Raw': Daniel Bryan and Roman Reigns Rev Up Their FeudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | RollingStone

    ... after Roman Reigns caused a DQ in Show's favor and he and DB went at it like Rottweilers, with requisite separation by SWAT team of refs to boot. Don't get me wrong: I'd rather a perfunctory David vs. Goliath battle close out the

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  18. Danish Intelligence: No Sign Gunman was Planning AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | KSTP

    ... and five police officers were wounded in the shootings before the gunman was killed early Sunday in a firefight with a SWAT team. Two sources close to the case identified the gunman to The Associated Press as Omar Abdel Hamid El-Hussein. One said he ...

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  19. This Morning from CBS News, Feb. 16, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... who carried out two shooting attacks over the weekend in Copenhagen. The suspect was killed in a gun battle with a SWAT team early yesterday. He had opened fire Saturday at a cultural center hosting a seminar on free speech with an artist who had ...

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  20. Police: 2 arrested in connection with Copenhagen attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... later at security forces outside a synagogue, police said. Hours later the suspect was killed in a gun battle with a SWAT team. Police say the slain gunman was a 22-year-old with a history of violence and may have been inspired by Islamic terrorists ...

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