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    New York Court: Strip Club Lap Dances Are Taxable

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Getting a lap dance isn't the same as taking in a ballet, so an alcohol-free strip club will have to pay the tax man, a New York state court has ruled. Four Appellate Division justices agreed with a state tax appeals commission's earlier finding that dances onstage or in private rooms at the club Nite Moves in ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +7
  • -5

    Mother, 4 Children Pulled From Fire Were Stabbed

    MEDFORD, Ore. — A mother and her four young children who were pulled from a burning house on Monday had stab wounds and died at the hospital, and the father was under police watch. Authorities said medics initially treated the victims on the lawn of the small house for smoke inhalation, but it later became clear the victims had also been ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -5
  • -21

    Two Philly Officers Arrested In Off-Duty Incidents

    Two Philly Officers Arrested In Off-Duty Incidents
    PHILADELPHIA - Two Philadelphia police officers were arrested over the weekend in off-duty incidents, police said Monday. About 3:30 a.m. Saturday, Officer Eliezer Morales, 25, was arrested on charges of making terroristic threats against an Atlantic City police officer after a boxing match at the Bally's Wild West Casino. Hours later, in South Philadelphia, Officer Lee Marrero was arrested on charges ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -21
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    Pedophile Legally Watches Child Porn In Jail

    Pedophile Legally Watches Child Porn In Jail
    SEATTLE — Authorities in Washington state say they’re outraged that a former pilot who’s already admitted molesting young boys is being allowed to watch videos he made of the abuse while he sits in jail awaiting trial. “The whole thing is just dirty,” said Pierce County Sheriff’s Detective Ed Troyer on Wednesday. “Now that victims know he’s going to be watching ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -84
  • -6

    Wounded Officers: 'God Was With Us Tonight'

    Wounded Officers: 'God Was With Us Tonight'
    CHICAGO - Two Chicago police officers were shot and wounded late Monday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, authorities said. The 29-year-old patrolmen from the West Side Harrison police district were expected to recover from their injuries, according to police Superintendent Garry McCarthy, who spoke with reporters this morning outside the emergency room at Stroger Hospital. "God was with us tonight," ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -6
  • -36

    Police: Men Kidnapped Boy, Glued Mouth Shut, Filmed Abuse

    MANCHESTER, N.H. — Police in Manchester, N.H., say two men held a 15-year-old boy at knifepoint, glued his lips shut and burned him while filming the incident with an iPod. The men were arraigned Friday and held on $100,000 bail each. Police found the teen naked under a bed in an apartment Friday. They noted his lips appeared to be glued ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -36
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    Man Taken Out By Cops Was POI In Seattle Murder

    SAN FRANCISCO -- The man who police officers shot and killed after he fired at them during a foot chase in Bayview-Hunters Point was a 19-year-old Washington state parolee sought for questioning in the slaying last week of a pregnant woman in Seattle, the San Francisco police chief said Sunday. The man, who was fatally wounded Saturday afternoon while fleeing from ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +15
  • +21

    Man Escapes Police Cruiser, Jumps Off Bridge to His Death

    DAYTON, OH - A burglary suspect escaped a police car by breaking the window with his head then fell 90 feet to his death. Kaylen English, 20, from Ohio, jumped out of the moving cruiser and off the Salem Avenue Bridge as officers were taking him to jail on Saturday night. He landed in a rocky part of the span rather ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +21
  • -8

    Cop Dragged Two Blocks By Escaping Motorist

    Cop Dragged Two Blocks By Escaping Motorist
    GLADSTONE, MO - Gladstone police called off a three-hour search Sunday afternoon after they were unable to find the driver of a maroon van that struck an officer and dragged him about two blocks. Despite being dragged that distance, the officer suffered only bumps, bruises and scrapes. The unidentified five-year veteran with the Police Department was taken to a hospital, treated ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -8
  • +23

    Woman Arrested for Groping TSA Agent

    Woman Arrested for Groping TSA Agent
    PHOENIX — Authorities say a Colorado woman who allegedly groped a female Transportation Security Administration agent at Phoenix's international airport is facing a felony count of sexual abuse. Phoenix police say 61-year-old Yukari Mihamae is accused of grabbing the left breast of the unidentified TSA agent Thursday afternoon at an airport checkpoint. TSA staff say Mihamae refused to be go through ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +23
  • -24

    Man Accused of Handing Out Semen-Tainted Yogurt

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A New Mexico man was indicted after police said he was linked through DNA samples to semen-tainted yogurt samples handed out at a grocery store. Anthony Garcia, 32, appeared in court Thursday after being indicted the day before on charges of adulterating food and making false statements to federal investigators. U.S. Attorney Kenneth Gonzales described the conduct ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -24
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    Knife-Brandishing Man Shot, Wounded By Officers

    CHICAGO - Chicago police shot and wounded a man who reportedly brandished kitchen knives at officers in the Cragin neighborhood, officials said this morning. The shooting happened at about 9:45 p.m. Sunday in the 2900 block of West Lotus Avenue, police said. There were conflicting reports that said the shooting happened in the 3000 block of West Lotus. Officers were called ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +1
  • +21

    MCSO Makes 28 Arrests In Bread Factory Bust

    PHOENIX — Maricopa County Sheriff's deputies arrested at least 28 people for allegedly using false identification documents to get jobs at a Mesa bread factory. The arrests were made after deputies executed a search warrant Thursday morning at the Alpine Valley Bread Company. Approximately 50 to 60 employees were working inside the bakery when the raid occurred and had arrested 28 ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +21
  • -23

    Sheriff’s Officer Suspended; Accused of Endangering Child

    COOK COUNTY, IL - A Cook County sheriff’s police officer from Orland Park has been suspended after another apparently alcohol-related incident involving police. Sgt. Kelly Mrozek, a sheriff’s officer since May 1994, faces a misdemeanor charge of endangering the life of a child after her 3-year-old son, wearing only underwear and flip-flops, wandered off to a neighbor’s home June 11. Mrozek, ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -23
  • -13

    Man Wearing Police Explorer Shirt Sought In Robbery

    Man Wearing Police Explorer Shirt Sought In Robbery
    HOWARD COUNTY, MD - The man who police said robbed a Howard County gas station took pains to cover his face, but maybe he should put the same thought into his shirt. He was captured in a surveillance photo wearing a police explorer's shirt. Here is a statement from police: Howard County police are asking the public’s help to identify a ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -13
  • -22

    Police: Man Fatally Beat Stepdaughter in NY

    Police: Man Fatally Beat Stepdaughter in NY
    BROOKLYN - A Brooklyn man beat his teen stepdaughter to death with a boot on the front porch of their home Thursday - then was busted after he flipped his getaway car in Queens, cops and family said. Jean Simon, 54, chased 18-year-old Lakeshia Seymour onto the second-floor porch of their Canarsie home after an argument erupted inside, grabbed a boot ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -22
  • +69

    Undercover Cop Shoots Gang Member In Sting

    Undercover Cop Shoots Gang Member In Sting
    NEW YORK - A reputed Bloods member was shot to death by an undercover cop Thursday when a drug sting in the Bronx led to a life-or-death gun fight, police said. Nelson (Boss) Reeves, 17, had arranged to sell the undercover cop $20 of crack at an apartment building in Crotona around 11:20 a.m., police said. But once they got inside ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +69
  • -8

    Mom Jumps From Carjacked Vehicle With Toddler In Arms

    Mom Jumps From Carjacked Vehicle With Toddler In Arms
    BETHESDA, MD. — A parent's worst nightmare -- a woman carjacked with her and her toddler still inside. Maryland State Police said a man forced his way into an occupied vehicle on Edmondson Avenue Wednesday night and sped off, with the terrified woman holding her 20-month-old child. The man sped south on I-95 and sideswiped a state trooper, triggering a chase ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -8
  • -12

    Camden Nixes Hiring Of Civilian Police Director

    Camden Nixes Hiring Of Civilian Police Director
    CAMDEN, NJ - If timing is everything, Camden Mayor Dana L. Redd needs to check her watch. Redd became the target of justifiable criticism this week with her poorly-timed decision to appoint a civilian director to help run the understaffed Police Department. Only a few months ago, Camden was in such dire financial straits that Redd ordered massive layoffs of police ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -12
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    Man, 80, Disapproves Of Daughter's Relationship; Kills Boyfriend

    MADISON, Ind.— An 80-year-old southern Indiana man charged with murder for allegedly shooting his daughter's boyfriend told police he didn't approve of their relationship. WAVE-TV of Louisville, Ky., reports that Boyd D. Wright Jr. of Madison was arrested for murder Tuesday night. He was being held Wednesday at the Jefferson County Jail, pending an initial hearing. Madison police responding to a ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -19
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