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Lemonade stand robber on the run; DNA could help track him

AOL MONROE, N.C. (AP) — A teenager who held up a North Carolina lemonade stand for $17 was still at large Monday, and authorities said they hoped to track him through surveillance footage and possible DNA and fingerprint tests. Neighbors … Continue reading

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Suspect in Houston doctor’s slaying kills self during confrontation with HPD

Chron The man accused of killing a Houston cardiologist last month in the Texas Medical Center killed himself Friday morning  during a confrontation with police, authorities said. Joseph James Pappas, who was charged a day earlier with the murder of … Continue reading

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Richard Black: Tribute to Aurora Homeowner Shot by Police

Heavy – by Jessica McBride Richard Black, a decorated Aurora, Colorado Vietnam veteran and grandfather known for carefully tending to his home garden and watching out for neighbors, was identified as the homeowner who was fatally shot by police after he shot … Continue reading

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Dollar General cashier calls police on black woman trying to use store coupons

AOL Dollar General is conducting an investigation after a cashier called the police on a black customer using store coupons, accusing her of “trying to take advantage of the system.” On July 18, teacher Madonna Wilburn of Buffalo, New York was trying … Continue reading

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Gunman dead after shooting 14, killing one, in Toronto

AOL Fourteen people, including a young girl, were shot near downtown Toronto, police in Canada’s biggest city said on Sunday, with one person killed and the gunman also dead. The young girl was in a critical condition, Toronto Police Chief … Continue reading

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Chuck Schumer warns of 3-D printed ‘ghost guns’

New York Post – by Shari Logan Sen. Chuck Schumer is warning the public to watch out for 3-D printed guns — that people will be able to legally download starting on August 1. Gun rights activists reached a settlement … Continue reading

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Tense standoff at Silver Lake Trader Joe’s after gunman opens fire; he and bystanders inside store

LA Times A gunman who opened fire outside a Trader Joe’s in Silver Lake was in custody Saturday evening after a standoff that began when he shot two people at a South L.A. home and fled in a car. Police … Continue reading

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Police: Search continues as image of doctor’s shooter spotted on video

Chron A day after a beloved cardiologist was gunned down biking to work, Houston police are struggling to hone in on a motive for a crime that shook the city’s tight-knit medical community. Dr. Mark Hausknecht, a renowned doctor who … Continue reading

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‘You don’t touch me!’ Waitress seen on video throwing around man who groped her rear

Kansas City Star One of Emelia Holden’s co-workers said this kind of thing “literally happens all the time” at work. But on this Saturday night, Holden was having none of it. About 11 p.m. June 30, Holden was at her … Continue reading

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Houston Methodist doctor on bike fatally shot at Texas Medical Center

Chron A Houston Methodist Hospital doctor has died after being shot near the Texas Medical Center Friday morning, according to the Houston Police Department. Dr. Mark Hausknecht, a cardiologist who treated former President George H.W. Bush, was shot around 8:50 … Continue reading

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Donald Trump’s Turnberry firm paid £50,000 by US Government for weekend visit

The Scotsman Donald Trump’s Turnberry firm was paid more than £50,000 by his own government to cover the accommodation bill for his weekend stay at his loss-making resort, The Scotsman can reveal. US federal government spending records seen by this … Continue reading

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Republican state lawmaker in Texas calls for Trump’s impeachment

AOL A Republican state lawmaker in Texas penned a scathing op-ed Wednesday in which he dragged President Donald Trump’s moral character and called for his impeachment. Texas state Rep. Jason Villalba (R-Dallas) warned Americans that they will be “equally culpable in what [Trump] … Continue reading

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Dementia and guns: In Washington state and elsewhere, weapons remain in homes

Seattle Times With a bullet in her gut, her voice choked with pain, Dee Hill pleaded with the 911 dispatcher for help. “My husband accidentally shot me,” Hill, 75, of The Dalles, Oregon, groaned on the May 16, 2015, call. … Continue reading

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Gas in Tow, Man, 72, Tried to Burn Down Condo to ‘Kill All Jews,’ Police Say

New York Times < Walter Edward Stolper was facing eviction and stewing with anger at his Jewish neighbors in Miami Beach when he threatened to take revenge, the authorities said on Friday. Mr. Stolper, 72, told a business associate that … Continue reading

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Arizona lawmaker bragged to deputy about speeding during traffic stop

AOL An Arizona state lawmaker is facing criticism after bragging about speeding to a cop during a traffic stop. State Rep. Paul Mosley was stopped for driving 97 mph in a 55 mph zone by a La Paz County sheriff’s deputy … Continue reading

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Child molester beaten to death by 19-year-old inmate in California prison, officials say

Fox News A convicted child molester was beaten to death by a 19-year-old inmate in a California prison less than a week after the 66-year-old began serving his time at the facility, officials announced Wednesday. Agustin Duran was pronounced dead … Continue reading

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Thai cave rescue news latest: All twelve boys and coach freed from cave

Evening Standard Twelve boys and their coach have been rescued from the flooded cave in Thailand. Divers using guide ropes and shared oxygen tanks managed to safely rescue every member of the Wild Boars football team and the coach who … Continue reading

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Why your pool’s lifeguard is more likely to be a senior citizen

Washington Post – by Abha Bhattarai Just after she turned 70, Leslie Botts became a lifeguard. Botts, a longtime swimmer from Austin, was looking for a way to stay active while supplementing her income. After retiring in 2007 from her … Continue reading

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Mom gets shamed by manager for calling out of work to care for son on life support

AOL When Crystal Reynolds Fisher’s 18-year-old son ended up on life support for a 104-degree fever, she did what any working mom would do: she called out of work so she could be with him. But when she contacted her … Continue reading

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Amesbury Novichok contaminated item search continues

BBC News Investigators are continuing to search for the item contaminated with the nerve agent which poisoned a couple near Salisbury. Police believe Charlie Rowley, 45, and Dawn Sturgess, 44, from Amesbury, were exposed to Novichok after handling the unknown … Continue reading

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