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Strong storms cause floods, kill 1 person in Pennsylvania

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 23:49
Strong storms hit pockets of western and central Pennsylvania early Friday, bringing up to 7 inches of rain, turning roads into rivers, damaging homes in communities as far as 150 miles apart and killing one person.
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Police arrest 35 suspected members of Long Island gang

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 21:23
Police have arrested 35 suspected members of a Long Island gang days after the skeletal remains of a young man were discovered.
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UC Berkeley Greek parties banned amid sexual assault reports

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 20:36
Fraternities and sororities at the University of California, Berkeley have taken a bold stance against sexual violence, voluntarily banning all parties following reports of two sexual assaults last week at off-campus frat functions.
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Montana judge sparks outrage with no prison time for incest

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 20:23
A judge's decision not to order prison time for a Montana man who raped his 12-year-old daughter has sparked national outrage and a call to close the loophole in state law that allowed for the lenient sentence.
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Wisconsin officer facing felony charge from March shooting

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 19:36
Authorities say a Brown Deer, Wisconsin, police officer is facing a felony charge for allegedly shooting and injuring an unarmed man after removing him from a bus.
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Police mistake doughnut glaze for meth, man sues over arrest

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 19:31
A Florida man arrested last year after police mistook doughnut glaze in his car for meth is suing the city of Orlando and a drug-testing kit company.
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Man in homeless killings case deemed mentally incompetent

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 19:21
A San Diego judge Friday deemed a man charged with carrying out a string of deadly attacks on sleeping homeless men last summer to be mentally incompetent to stand trial.
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Freak storms cause floods, kill 1 person in Pennsylvania

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 18:43
Freak storms packing up to 100 mph winds hit Pennsylvania early Friday, sending floodwaters into hundreds of homes and causing a pipeline rupture that dumped more than 50,000 gallons of gasoline into a stream, threatening drinking water supplies. One man was killed when a tree crashed into his home.
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The Latest: Rolling Stone trial to resume on Saturday

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 18:39
The Latest on the defamation trial against Rolling Stone magazine over its since-retracted story about a woman's gang rape at the University of Virginia (all times local): 6:30 p.m.
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Officer dispatched to wrong home charged with shooting

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 18:31
A central Florida police officer has been indicted after authorities say he shot into a home after being dispatched to the wrong address.
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2 men get 10 years for Florida spring break sexual assault

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 18:01
Two former students at an Alabama university have been sentenced to 10 years in prison for sexually assaulting a woman during a spring break attack in Panama City Beach.
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2 suspects in Nashville tourist's death arrested in NC

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 17:45
Police in North Carolina have arrested two suspects wanted in the killing of a California tourist in Nashville, Tennessee.
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The Latest: Judge rules against defense in Slager hearing

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 17:30
The Latest on the trial of a South Carolina police officer charged with murder in a traffic stop shooting (all times local): 5:10 p.m.
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The Latest: No sanctions for Minneapolis cops in man's death

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 17:04
The Latest on an internal investigation by Minneapolis police into the November 2015 fatal shooting of a black man by two white officers on the city's north side (all times local): 4:00 p.m.
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103 animals euthanized in Nevada sanctuary investigation

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 17:01
Two women face felony charges after investigators say they found more than 400 animals in unsanitary conditions at a sanctuary they operated from their Nevada home, including a coyote "running wild" inside the house and an owl and fox locked in a bathroom.
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US military reports 2 strikes against extremists in Yemen

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 16:27
The U.S. military says it launched two attacks earlier this month in Yemen, killing eight people associated with the extremist group known as al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula.
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Prosecutors: Judge convicted of bribing officer with beer

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 16:11
Federal prosecutors say a North Carolina judge has been convicted of bribery after he offered beer and money to an officer in exchange for text messages from his wife's cellphone because he suspected she was cheating on him.
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Water main floods trench in Boston, killing 2 workers

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 15:58
Boston officials say a water main gave way in the city's South End neighborhood, flooding a trench and killing two workers.
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Man slits throat in California courtroom after sexual assault conviction

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 19:20
A man convicted of sexually assaulting a teenager pulled a razor blade and slashed his throat in an Orange County courtroom Wednesday moments after the verdict.
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Final cleanup of Alaska automobile junkyard is underway

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 18:50
The final cleanup is underway in Anchorage, Alaska, after the 1964 Good Friday earthquake helped turn a sea-side bluff into an auto junkyard.
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