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    Texas city haunted by 'no blacks after dark' past

    Submitted by snhadley | Published over 1 year ago | Rated -14
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    Corrections Office Slain On Way To Work

    Corrections Office Slain On Way To Work
    PHILADELPHIA - Police said a prison guard was fatally shot late Sunday night in North Philadelphia home as he was leaving for work. The shooting happened on the 2400 block of West Elkhart Street. According to officials, 36-year-old Lonnie Rowland was in his prison uniform and preparing for his shift at the time he was killed. Rowland's grandmother said she was ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated -24
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    Idiot Driver Films Self Speeding at 140mph; Gets Arrested

    Idiot Driver Films Self Speeding at 140mph; Gets Arrested
    OREGON - A driver who filmed his speedometer as he reached 140mph has been arrested after police saw the video. Stanislav Bakanov wanted to post the clip on Youtube so he could boast about the performance of his BMW M3. But he pulled over by police as he attempted the speed run in Marion County near Portland, Oregon. Officers clocked Bakanov ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -11
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    Naked Marathoner Determined to Finish Race Gets Tazed

    CINCINNATI, OH - A 35-year-old Ohio man pleaded not guilty to "public indecency and obstructing official business" yesterday, after being tazed over the weekend after attempting to run a marathon while naked. Brett Henderson was collared during Cincinnati's Flying Pig marathon on Sunday, after a wardrobe malfunction left him pounding the pavement sans culottes. When police attempted to extract him from ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated -8
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    Guns On Texas Campus Gets First Approval

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- On her first day of class, 51-year-old Marie Kilian was talking with other students at Sam Houston State University about what to do if a gunman walked in and started shooting. Run. Tackle him. Throw textbooks. But all of those ideas seemed likely to get her killed. "I am better able to protect myself in a Walmart ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +15
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    Police: 'Superheroes' Brawl At CT Parking Garage

    STAMFORD, Conn. — It is assault charges for Spider-Man and Captain America, and breach of peace for Poison Ivy. Police in Connecticut said a man dressed as Captain America and another as Spider-Man have been arrested after getting into a fight in Stamford over the Halloween weekend. Stamford Police Lt. Elizabeth Erickson said officers found 25-year-old Michael Sanchez, dressed as Captain ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +17
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    Meth Suspect Neck-Deep in Manure Can't Hide From Cops

    ALBION, Ind. - Nothing could keep Thomas Hovis Jr. from getting caught by police -- not even hiding neck-deep in manure. Police say officers were searching for the 52-year-old because he was wanted on methamphetamine charges. Just when they thought they'd lost him, an officer found him hiding neck-deep in a liquid manure pit at a northeastern Indiana farm. A Noble ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +21
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    Crows and Police Face Off In Unusual Turf War

    Crows and Police Face Off In Unusual Turf War
    EVERETT, Wash. -- Officers at a Seattle-area police department have found themselves in a flap with some unusual suspects: an angry flock of birds. Crows have been attacking police in the parking lot of an Everett Police Department precinct station. They've been swooping down and dive-bombing the officers as they walk to and from their cars. Lt. Bob Johns said he ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated -5
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    Police Dash Cam Records Massive Mid-West Fireball

    Police Dash Cam Records Massive Mid-West Fireball
    MILWAUKEE—A large meteor streaked across the Midwestern sky momentarily turning night into day, rattling houses and causing trees and the ground to shake, authorities said Thursday. There were no immediate reports of injuries. Witnesses say the meteor lit up the sky Wednesday about 10:10 p.m. National Weather Service offices across the Midwest said it was visible from southwestern Wisconsin and northern ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +3
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    Police Charge Man For Random Store Kid Punchings

    Police Charge Man For Random Store Kid Punchings
    COLUMBUS - The 68-year-old grandfather accused of punching random children in a Northwest Side Walmart remained in jail after his first court appearance yesterday. Franklin County Municipal Judge Mark Hummer set bond for Ralph Conone of 5687 Shadowbrook Dr. at $150,000. Should Conone post bond, he is ordered to stay away from his victims and Walmart while the case proceeds. Conone ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -19
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    Victory! RoboCop Statue Coming to Detroit

    Victory! RoboCop Statue Coming to Detroit
    DETROIT - Good news, sci-fi fans: RoboCop is headed to Detroit. Just six days after raising donations on the Internet, a group of local artists and fans of the 1987 cult classic exceeded the fund-raising goal of $50,000 this morning to build a larger-than-life sculpture of the crime-fighting cyborg. With 1,500 donations and hundreds pouring in every day at www.detroitneedsrobocop.com, the ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +10
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    Arizona Fugitive Planned Suicide By Bear

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - A convicted killer who escaped from an Arizona prison said after his capture that he had planned to overdose on heroin at Yellowstone National Park and let bears eat him to end the fear and panic he was experiencing while on the lam. Tracy Province told Mohave County sheriff's Detective Larry Matthews that he had wanted to ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -17
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    Horrific MVC Takes the Lives of 5 Passengers; Injures 4

    Horrific MVC Takes the Lives of 5 Passengers; Injures 4
    THORTON - A horrific three-vehicle crash that sent an SUV hurtling through the air and landing on top of a pickup truck, killed five people and injured four others in suburban Denver Thursday, authorities said. Police in Thornton said those killed were in the Chevrolet S-10 pickup. "All five occupants were pronounced dead at the scene," police spokesman Matt Barnes said. ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -13
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    Sheriff: Fight Over Girl Scout Cookies Leads to Arrest

    [photo:593138] NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - Police say a brawl between roommates over Girl Scout cookies led to assault charges against one of them. According to the Naples Daily News, the Collier County Sheriff's Office reports that 31-year-old Hersha Howard woke up her roommate early Sunday and accused her of eating her Thin Mints. They argued and deputies say that it turned ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +6
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    Jailed Father Files "Broken Heart" Lawsuit

    Submitted by ValyCop | Published over 3 years ago | Rate This
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    Condom Truck Tips, Spills Load

    Submitted by DPalmer | Published almost 3 years ago | Rate This
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    Man Denies Cocain Hidden in Buttocks Is His

    BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) - When sheriff's deputies allegedly discovered a bags of marijuana and cocaine between a man's buttocks, they said he gave a quick explanation. Manatee County deputies said Raymond Stanley Roberts told them "The white stuff is not mine, but the weed is." Deputies stopped the 25-year-old Wednesday in Bradenton for speeding. Officers said they smelled marijuana and searched ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +12
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    Man Calls 911 After 'Dared' to Jump Onto Moving Semi

    SABINA, Ohio — Police say a man called 911 from the back of a moving tractor-trailer after he jumped onto the truck on a dare from friends, then traveled about 10 miles on an Ohio highway. In the call early Friday, 24-year-old Brandon Farmer tells a Fayette County dispatcher that it was a stupid idea and that he's "holding on for ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated -12
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    Georgia judge orders Obama to appear in Atlanta court

    Submitted by keeneagle | Published over 2 years ago | Rated -7
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    Cops: Stuck Burgler Says He Was Playing Hide-and-Seek

    Cops: Stuck Burgler Says He Was Playing Hide-and-Seek
    NORTH EAST, Md. (AP) - A burglary suspect came up with a creative explanation after he was found dangling from the ventilation system of a Maryland convenience store. He told police he was playing hide-and-seek. Cecil County sheriff's deputies said the owner of a BP convenience store in North East was opening up Wednesday morning when he spotted a pair of ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +17
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