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  1. Case dropped against Detroit police officer who shot and killed 7-year-old girl while she sleptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Kos

    On May 16, 2010, a Detroit SWAT team raided the home of 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones. As officers entered the home, Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley's gun went off, killing Aiyana, who was asleep on the couch with her grandmother.

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  2. Piggy Piggy re-cap: 'American Horror Story: Murder House'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    ... is what a reasonable person does. After this first revelation, we are then shown how Tate died. After going home, a SWAT team shows up and barges into his room. At first, Tate appears to surrender to them. But then he reaches for a gun underneath ...

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  3. 1 Dead, Another Injured In Pleasant Hills Shooting, StandoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    ... an elderly gentleman on a stretcher, and the next thing you know all this happened, everybody came, the cops came, the SWAT team and all this stuff." A CERT team made entry around 9:15 p.m. and found a man lying on the floor, dead of an apparent ...

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  4. New AVISYSTEMS.COM Reveals the Power of AVI Systems' AV SolutionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | PRWeb

    ... Global PRO Support information. AVI provides a global, single point of contact that connects customers to a virtual SWAT team of skilled AV support specialists available at all times. The new website details AVI's unmatched service offerings in the ...

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  5. Al Michaels shares his weirdest Super Bowl storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WHTK-AM Rochester

    Al Michaels joins The Dan Patrick Show and talks about the weirdest story he's ever heard stem from a Super Bowl. During the week of Super Bowl XXV, security and SWAT officers taught Michaels and others how to protect themselves in case terrorists broke into the broadcast booth.

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  6. Accused drunk driver says he was abducted, beaten by men impersonating policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | CBC News

    ... night when he heard pounding on the door. Outside were three men in their 20s, who Suter said were dressed like SWAT officers and appeared to be armed. The little boy was sitting in a restaurant patio in south Edmonton when an SUV suddenly ...

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  7. An American society with a military imprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Star Tribune

    ... Guard stress flood response and firefighting. Lately we've become aware of the exponential growth and routine use of SWAT (Special Weapons And Tactics) teams. Local police have access to armored vehicles, heavy machine guns, grenade launchers and ...

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  8. Is this America's most risque reality show yet? Upcoming 'Sex Box' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Daily Mail

    Teacher sends father a stern note scolding him for his daughter's 'unhealthy' pack lunch of 'chocolate, marshmallows, a cracker and a pickle' - unfortunately for the school, dad's a doctor 'We have our own fairytale!' Newlywed posted gushing Facebook message just a week before she 'fatally shot her 29-year-old husband, seven times at home' 'If I could have waved a wand the day after the election, I would have reversed it': Colorado governor explains why legalizing marijuana in the state was a bad idea Nun complains of stomach pains... and GIVES BIRTH: Sister who had 'no idea' she was pregnant has a baby boy at hospital in Italy Our daughter was killed by a 'rogue' SWAT team member who dropped his gun and killed her in hostage stand-off, claim parents ten years on Saudi Arabia buries its king: Thousands gather in Mecca as King Abdullah is laid to rest in Riyadh after losing battle with ... (more)

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  9. Jennifer Lopez's film The Boy Next Door has impressive opening day...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Daily Mail

    Teacher sends father a stern note scolding him for his daughter's 'unhealthy' pack lunch of 'chocolate, marshmallows, a cracker and a pickle' - unfortunately for the school, dad's a doctor 'We have our own fairytale!' Newlywed posted gushing Facebook message just a week before she 'fatally shot her 29-year-old husband, seven times at home' 'If I could have waved a wand the day after the election, I would have reversed it': Colorado governor explains why legalizing marijuana in the state was a bad idea Nun complains of stomach pains... and GIVES BIRTH: Sister who had 'no idea' she was pregnant has a baby boy at hospital in Italy Our daughter was killed by a 'rogue' SWAT team member who dropped his gun and killed her in hostage stand-off, claim parents ten years on Saudi Arabia buries its king: Thousands gather in Mecca as King Abdullah is laid to rest in Riyadh after losing battle with ... (more)

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  10. Will & Grace reunion! Debra Messing and her former co-star Eric...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Daily Mail

    Saudi Arabia buries its king: Thousands gather in Mecca as King Abdullah is laid to rest in Riyadh after losing battle with pneumonia Teacher sends father a stern note scolding him for daughter's 'unhealthy' pack lunch of 'chocolate, marshmallows, a cracker and a pickle' - unfortunately for him dad's a doctor! Nun complains of stomach pains... and GIVES BIRTH: Sister who had 'no idea' she was pregnant has a baby boy at hospital in Italy Our daughter was killed by a 'rogue' SWAT team member who dropped his gun and killed her in hostage stand-off, claim parents ten years on 'We have our own fairytale!' Newlywed's gushing Facebook messages just a week before she 'shot her husband, 29, seven times, killing him' Cook bacon with an iron, cut cheese with dental floss and use your drawer as a cutting board: 50 culinary hacks to make you look like a pro in the kitchen revealed The 29-point DEATH ... (more)

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  11. Indiana Department of Revenue opens 2015 tax seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... and anyone else who is charged in the November 2012 case. All other counts against her will be dismissed. Police say a SWAT situation in a home in the 3600 block of Creston Drive on the city's west side has ended. Police say a SWAT situation in a ...

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  12. Hundreds Protest Approval of Police Attack Vehicle Purchase at SC City Council MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Indybay.org

    ... opposed to a rescue vehicle. The application for the grant submitted by police indicated the BearCat would be used as a SWAT team vehicle, she said, and activists don't believe that SWAT team activity is part of a "rescue team" vision of use for the ...

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  13. Defendant in deadly house explosion reaches plea dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... he's also charged with "swatting," the term used for giving fake information about a threat so the police respond with SWAT teams. Police say he's also charged with "swatting," the term used for giving fake information about a threat so the police ...

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  14. "Birdman, "Boyhood the Top Winners at Critics Choice Movie AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Hundreds of officers, including SWAT teams, scoured a Central Florida neighborhood for armed and dangerous men after a suspected robbery, high-spee... -- Twelve suspects were detained on Friday for questioning in connection to last week's attacks in Paris, a spokeswoman with France's public prosecutor con... NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Popcorn - long dismissed as amature and rather boring packaged food category with minimal growth potential - has burst back to life.

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  15. The top 10 Toronto shot TV shows and movies on NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | BlogTO

    Anyone who's ever gone down the rabbit hole of Netflix knows it easier to swallow yet another low-energy, high-carb episode of, say, 90210 than it is to get up off the couch and take that Criterion Collection DVD of Rainer Werner Fassbinder for a spin . No home entertainment innovation has ever made indulging in mediocrity so pleasurable, addictive and immediate.

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  16. BitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | NewsReview.com

    Nine years ago this month, a SWAT team arrested Eric McDavid and two of his buddies in a Kmart parking lot in Auburn. The trio were nabbed with shopping bags containing cleaning supplies and a Pyrex bowl - all bomb-making supplies according to the FBI.

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  17. Man crawls out of clothes dryer, standoff endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KSL-TV

    ... The woman and child got to safety. The man refused to cooperate with police and barricaded himself in the apartment. SWAT was called in and overnight used tear gas to try to flush him out. Agents also sent in a robot to see what was happening inside ...

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  18. Call of Duty Couple Recounts Scary Night When SWAT Raided Their HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Kotaku

    On June 28, 2014, a SWAT team showed up at the home of Max and Victoria Zeisberg. Bright lights blared into the couple's windows.

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  19. Police in Ohio disperse crowds following Buckeyes victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | WTOV9

    ... turned them away. Most headed back to High Street, where cruisers lined the middle of the street and a fire truck and SWAT vehicle were nearby. Some officers were wearing gas masks. A police spokesman says 30 to 40 fires in trash cans and dumpsters ...

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  20. 10 things to know for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... to evacuate the L'Enfant Plaza station during rush hour. 8. ALBUQUERQUE OFFICERS FACE MURDER CHARGES Police say a SWAT team member and a former police detective fatally shot a mentally ill homeless man who had frequent run-ins with the law. 9. HOW ...

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