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'Babysitting While Black' Case: Woman Told Man ‘Things Look Weird’ Before Calling 911 on Him

A white couple whose black babysitter was questioned by police after a white woman called 911 are speaking out — and expressing saddened disbelief about the incident. David Parker and Dana Mango asked their longtime friend, Corey Lewis, to watch their children while they went out to dinner....

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N.J. police officer arrested after brutal K-9 attack that cost city $3M

A lawsuit against Atlantic City alleges the officer was accused of excessive force 23 times over seven years. An Atlantic City police officer has been arrested for his role in a June 2013 arrest that left a Linwood man with 200 stitches after a brutal attack by the officer's K-9. Sterling Wheaten,...

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Kanye West Tells President Trump He Was Misdiagnosed with Bipolar Disorder, Claims He's Just Sleep-Deprived

Months after telling the world that he suffered from bipolar disorder — and even referencing it on the cover his latest album, Ye, back in June — Kanye West has said that he was “misdiagnosed” with the condition. The revelation came during a bizarre meeting with President Donald Trump in...

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LIRR train cancellations highest in at least decade

The average number of canceled LIRR trains each month in 2018 is the highest in at least a decade, and could get worse by year's end, according to a new state report.

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Florida Shelters Rush to Save Dozens of Adoptable Pets from Hurricane Michael's Path

While many in the Florida panhandle are assessing the damage caused by Hurricane Michael, a Category 4 storm, 46 shelter pets are resting easy in a different part of the state. According to Fox 4, the Humane Society of Naples rushed two vans earlier this week to Tallahassee’s Animal Service...

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St. Anthony's girls soccer reclaims top spot in Big 10

1. ST. ANTHONY'S GIRLS SOCCER The Friars (10-0) have recorded shutout victories in each of their last five games, outscoring opponents 21-0. The defending CHSAA state champions have the conference's leading point scorer in Brianna Passaro (10 goals, nine assists) and goal scorer in Brianna...

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Tourist calls 911 after spotting whales while boating in Washington: report

Video footage of one family’s boating trip in Washington State has gone viral on social media, as three humpback whales neared their vessel, prompting one family member to hysterically phone police, reports say.

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4 charged in case of dad killed at youth football practice

Joseph Jones was shot to death in the parking lot of a Millville school Joseph L. Jones (Facebook)  Authorities have charged four people in connection with the August shooting death of a parent at a youth football practice. Joseph L. Jones, 37, of Millville, was shot to death in the parking lot of...

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A man who fatally shot another patron during a fight at a South Bay bar more than 12 years ago was sentenced Thursday to 18 years in state prison. Guillermo Gonzalez Nunez, 44, pleaded guilty in August to voluntary manslaughter in the April 3, 2006, killing of 54-year-old Willie Clark Jr....

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Here's what the feds say caused the Union City fire that killed 5 children

Four of the children were siblings, and the fifth was their cousin. The electrical failure of a powerstrip is what started the horrific fire that claimed the lives of five children in Union City in July, authorities have determined.  A report issued by the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,...

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ESPN sets preseason ratings record thanks to LeBron James and the Golden State Warriors.

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Gophers have 7 football victories over Buckeyes, and we have the proof

When thinking bad thoughts about Ohio State, remember this: If not for the Buckeyes, Minnesota still would be waiting to win a Rose Bowl.

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Chief who threatened councilwoman is docked pay for 120 days, then gets to retire

The Englewood Cliffs council on Wednesday night voted unanimously to suspend Michael Cioffi without pay for 120 days. The Englewood Cliffs Police Chief -- who was allegedly recorded saying he'd like to kill the former council president -- is no longer leading the department. The council on...

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Rutgers offers RB Sam Adams II, son of NFL great

Wednesday, the Rutgers staff extended an offer to a player with a strong pedigree despite playing a different position than his All-Pro dad. Wednesday, Rutgers turned its attention to Eastside Catholic (Sammamish, Wa.) football in offering Sam Adams, a 6-2, 200-pound three-star junior running...

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Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., who is running in a tightly contested U.S. Senate race, implied that her home state produced "crazy" in a 2011 speech in which she also promised to advise liberal activists on how to "stop your state from becoming Arizona."

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Suspected Bucks County bomber charged with child porn

State police found child pornography while searching David Surman Jr.'s electronic devices.

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Fate of 2 accused of murder is in jury's hands; victim was shot at least 19 times

Two fate of two Jersey City men charged with murdering a man shot some 19 time will be in the hands of the jury today. JERSEY CITY -- Two Jersey City men charged with murdering a man who was shot as many as 19 times on a front stoop in 2016 will have their fates placed in the hands of the jury...

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Eagles-Giants weather forecast: Will rain from Hurricane Michael impact Thursday Night Football?

The Philadelphia Eagles (2-3), led by quarterback Carson Wentz, wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, and defensive tackle Fletcher Cox meet the New York Giants (1-4), led by quarterback Eli Manning, wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., and rookie running back Saquon Barkley, in a Week 6 NFL football game on...

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At Least 2 Dead, Including Child, After Hurricane Michael Slams Florida & Weakens Over Georgia

Hurricane Michael has left at least two people dead, including a child, after entering Florida with 155 mph winds on Wednesday. A 11-year-old girl in Seminole County, Georgia, was killed around 3 p.m. local time on Wednesday by a tree falling on a mobile home, the Tallahassee Democrat and The...

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