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  • Dallas man convicted of revenge slaying

    Sunday Jul 22 | via Texarkana Gazette 

    A 33-year-old man is facing up to life in prison after a Dallas jury convicted him of a slaying prosecutors said was intended as revenge for Islamic State-linked shootings in Garland, Texas, and San Bernardino, Calif. Anthony Paz Torres was charged with fatally shooting a bystander outside a Dallas tire store owned by a Muslim man.

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  • News of the Day From Across the Nation

    Sunday Jul 22 | via SFGate 

    Officer killed: A police officer in a Seattle suburb who was trying to stop a fleeing driver Sunday was apparently struck and killed by another officer. The Kent police officer was attempting to deploy spike strips at an intersection when he was hit by a police vehicle, the Washington State Patrol said.

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    Sunday Jul 22 | via KTRE-TV Lufkin 

    A 33-year-old man is facing up to life in prison after a Dallas jury convicted him of a slaying prosecutors said was intended as revenge for Islamic State-linked shootings in Garland, Texas, and San Bernardino, California. Anthony Paz Torres was charged with fatally shooting a bystander outside a Dallas tire store owned by a Muslim man.

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  • Murderer with anti-Muslim vendetta convicted in Dall...

    Saturday Jul 21 | via Dallas Morning News 

    Anthony Paz Torres wanted revenge for Islamic State-linked shootings in Garland and California when he fired on a Pleasant Grove tire shop owned by a Muslim man, killing one and injuring three others. A Dallas County jury convicted Torres of murder Friday after three days of testimony.

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  • Man at large after raping girl at gunpoint behind Ga...

    Friday Jul 20 | via Dallas Morning News 

    The juvenile victim said she was walking behind the businesses in the 1300 block of Northwest Highway, near Saturn Road, around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday when a car drove past her and backed into a parking spot. Security footage from a nearby building shows the vehicle, which police believe is a black, four-door 2013 Hyundai Elantra.

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  • Joshua Goldberg: Messages reveal undercover AFP offi...

    Jul 16, 2018 | via Daily Mail 

    EXCLUSIVE: 'I can't wait to cut down these filthy unbelievers': Text messages reveal how Australian cop pretended to be a terrorist to take down a vile troll who tried to start attacks in Melbourne from his Florida BASEMENT An Australian police officer posed as a wannabe terrorist to bring down an American troll who wanted to incite a terror attack in Melbourne from his Florida basement. Joshua Ryne Goldberg, 23, was jailed for 10 years by a US judge last month after a court heard evidence of his role in bizarre online terrorist plots.

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  • An eyewitness told WFAA that a suspect at the scene ...

    Jul 11, 2018 | via WFAA-TV Dallas 

    Police fatally shot a man who was armed with long, machete-style knives and striking cars and business at a Garland strip mall Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The shooting happened on an access road between I-30 and Bass Pro Drive.

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