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Street racer charged in hit-and-run death of high school vice principal

Tyrone Harrison, 49, of Somerset, was killed Saturday night while walking from the Edison train station to a relative's house, officials said. A man who officials said was street racing was arrested Thursday in the hit-and-run death of a New Brunswick High School vice principal. Freddy...

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A man used a demand note late Thursday afternoon to rob an Oceanside bank, police said. It happened at 4:45 p.m. at the Union Bank branch on South Coast Highway and Leonard Avenue, Oceanside police Sgt. Keli Garcia said. The branch was just 15 minutes from closing when the heist occurred. Police...

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Woman was raped hours after she left #MeToo rally, prosecutors say

The suspect was charged Wednesday with second-degree rape and sodomy. He allegedly told police, "I guess I tried to force myself on her, and I feel like such a terrible person for it."        

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Woman was raped hours after she left #MeToo rally, prosecutors say

The suspect was charged Wednesday with second-degree rape and sodomy. He allegedly told police, "I guess I tried to force myself on her, and I feel like such a terrible person for it."         

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Eight overnight burglaries in Arvada, in which landscaping rocks were used to smash windows and doors to gain entry, are related and police are asking for the public's help in finding the burglars.

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Eight overnight burglaries in Arvada, in which landscaping rocks were used to smash windows and doors to gain entry, are related and police are asking for the public's help in finding the burglars.

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I-17 reopens in Phoenix after closure for police situation

Interstate 17 was shut down in both directions at Camelback Road on Thursday evening for a police situation, officials said.         

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I-17 reopens in Phoenix after closure for police situation

Interstate 17 was shut down in both directions at Camelback Road on Thursday evening for a police situation, officials said.         

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A ceremony Thursday honored 25 people killed by acts of domestic violence between July 1, 2017, and June 30.

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NYC prosecutors drop part of Harvey Weinstein case

NEW YORK >> Prosecutors in New York City abandoned part of their sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein today after evidence surfaced that a police detective coached a witness to stay silent about evidence that cast doubt on the account of one of his earliest accusers.

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Sen. Cory Gardner calls for civility amid investigation

U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner urged a return to civility as federal police investigate a text of a graphic beheading sent to his wife before his vote for the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

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Sen. Cory Gardner calls for civility amid investigation

U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner urged a return to civility as federal police investigate a text of a graphic beheading sent to his wife before his vote for the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

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A police legend falls: Oakland Chinatown gang expert admits taking bribes

Harry Hu was a celebrated member of Oakland police's Oakland Chinatown gang unit, and was a well-respected expert on Asian gangs. He's now facing federal prison and bribery charges.

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Mike Zimmer calls report 'false' that Vikings don't expect Everson Griffen to return anytime soon

Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer was asked Thursday if the team expects defensive end Everson Griffen to return at any point in the 2018 season. “I saw the report and I think it was false,” Zimmer said. “Let’s just say that.” What report? “There was a report from, was it [ESPN’s Adam]...

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It was my eyeglass case, not a gun that spurred gunpoint police stop at college

The video of the incident went viral. Some students felt it was an example of police racial bias Watch video Altaif Hassan, one of two black students detained at gunpoint at Rowan University Oct. 1, said he realized the whole ordeal was set in motion when a bystander mistook his black case for his...

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Boy, 17, shot to death in Lawndale: police

A 17-year-old boy was killed in a shooting Thursday afternoon in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.

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