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  1. 'Bonnie and Clyde' couple: Stepfather doesn't want son to remember his dad as a 'horrible person'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Alabama Live

    Last week, after a crime spree that began in Joplin, MO, and continued through the Southeast, including kidnapping and carjacking charges Alabama, Blake Fitzgerald and Brittany Harper were apprehended in the Florida panhandle. Harper was wounded and Fitzgerald was killed .

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  2. The saint of ANEW LivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Route 66 News

    ... or subsidized housing. As an example , the cost of housing in Flagstaff is 167 percent more expensive than inj Joplin, Missouri. Flagstaff in general is 44 percent more expensive to live in than Joplin. Flagstaff not a good place for a poor person. ...

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  3. Blake Fitzgerald's brother: 'I love you for the man you were, I forgive you for the man you became'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Alabama Live

    Family members of Blake Fitzgerald, who died in a hail of police gunfire early Friday following a multi-state crime spree that included four kidnappings in just six days, took to social media to remember him as a loving brother and son. His brother, Beverly Hills physician Chris Fitzgerald, announced that Fitzgerald's funeral will be held in his native Joplin, Mo.

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  4. Couple wanted in crime spree led police on chase; 1 killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | MDJonline.com

    ... were heading to Panama City to get married. Authorities said the couple had been on the run since January. Police in Joplin, Missouri, had wanted to interview the two about a Jan. 22 break-in in which guns were stolen from a home. The couple also is ...

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  5. 'Bonnie and Clyde' suspect booked into Florida jailRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Athens Banner-Herald

    This composite file document released by Perry, Ga., Police Department shows photos of Blake Fitzgerald and Brittany Nicole Harper of Joplin, Mo., who were wanted in connection with a series of robberies and kidnappings in Georgia and Alabama. The search for a Missouri couple suspected in a series of robberies and abductions across the South ended in a shootout in the Florida Panhandle early Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, that left the man dead and the woman wounded, authorities said.

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  6. Crime-Spree Suspect Blake Fitzgerald Killed, Girlfriend Wounded in Armed StandoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KCEN

    ... with cops brings to an end a twisting saga that authorities believe started around Jan. 22 with a break-in at a Joplin, Missouri, home where guns were stolen. On Sunday, the couple kidnapped a hotel clerk in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, stealing his car and ...

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  7. Couple sought in southern crime spree suspected in gun theftRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Cybercast News Service

    Police say a couple suspected in a series of robberies and abductions in Alabama and Georgia also are suspects in the theft of guns from a Missouri house a few days before the crime spree. Joplin police Cpl.

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  8. Hunt for Suspects in Southern Crime Spree Reaches Violent EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Echo

    ... say the couple started committing crimes January 22 when they stole guns from a house in their hometown, Joplin Missouri. A short time later, police say Fitzgerald kidnapped a woman from her home. Blake Fitzgerald died and Brittany Nicole Harper was ...

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  9. Special Needs and Tornadoes: A Joplin StoryRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2013 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    It's been almost two years since a devastating tornado ripped through the town of Joplin, Missouri, and the community continues to rebuild. Earlier this month, we had the opportunity to visit Joplin to learn more about The Independent Living Center -Joplin , one of seven programs chosen as a promising example of FEMA's Whole Community Approach to emergency management.

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  10. State Health Departments Honing Strategies In Case Of CatastrophesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | CBS Local

    ... handle something so dramatic. Closer to home, the examples used are Hurricane Katrina and the deadly 2011 tornado in Joplin, Missouri. Once a disaster like those imagined by the planners is designated a crisis by a state official or a panel, care ...

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  11. Who is Brittany Harper? Blake Fitzgerald's partner shot, faces charges in crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Alabama Live

    ... the duo dubbed a modern-day Bonnie and Clyde, is in police custody and being held on $1.16 million bond. Harper, of Joplin, Mo. is charged with robbery, two counts of kidnapping and false imprisonment, vehicle theft and home invasion robbery, jail ...

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  12. Captured hotel clerk shares glimpse of captors' life on runRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Cybercast News Service

    ... go unharmed, usually after a car is stolen. Police identified them as Blake Fitzgerald and Brittany Nicole Harper of Joplin, Missouri. Kyle Dease is the night clerk at Microtel Inn and Suites in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He tells the news site Al.com ...

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  13. Search for Couple Suspected in Crime Spree Ends in ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CBS Local

    ... pattern: People are robbed, kidnapped and let go unharmed, usually after a vehicle is stolen. Before that, police in Joplin, Missouri, had wanted to interview the two about a Jan. 22 break-in there in which guns were stolen from a home. The couple ...

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  14. Missouri 'Bonnie & Clyde' Search Ends; 1 Suspect Killed, Other CaughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | News Max

    ... weapon first or whether Harper was armed, the network reported. NBC News said the saga may have begun Jan. 22 when a Joplin, Missouri, home was broken into and guns were stolen. The U.S. Marshal Service had offered a reward for information leading ...

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  15. 1 Couple wanted in crime spree led police on chase; 1 killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | New Jersey Herald

    This composite file document released by Perry, Ga., Police Department shows photos of Blake Fitzgerald and Brittany Nicole Harper of Joplin, Mo., who were wanted in connection with a series of robberies and kidnappings in Georgia and Alabama. The search for a Missouri couple suspected in a series of robberies and abductions across the South ended in a shootout in the Florida Panhandle early Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, that left the man dead and the woman wounded, authorities said.

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  16. Bloody end to 'Bonnie and Clyde' crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Star Tribune

    ... were heading to Panama City to get married. Authorities said the couple had been on the run since January. Police in Joplin, Mo., had wanted to interview the two about a Jan. 22 break-in in which guns were stolen from a home. The couple also is ...

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  17. Bid proposal: DemolitionRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Joplin Independent

    The city of Joplin will accept sealed bid proposals for the demolition of a park building. The deadline for submission of bids to the Joplin Maintenance Department located at 3010 West 1st St., Joplin is 10 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016.

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  18. Modern-day 'Bonnie and Clyde': Couple wanted in crime spree led police on chase; one killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... were heading to Panama City to get married. Authorities said the couple had been on the run since January. Police in Joplin, Missouri, had wanted to interview the two about a Jan. 22 break-in in which guns were stolen from a home. The couple also is ...

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  19. Manhunt For Modern-Day "Bonnie and Clyde" Ends With Gunfire, ChasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WBNS

    ... they believe the couple stole guns from a Missouri house a few days before committing their their crimes. Police in Joplin, Missouri, wanted to interview them about the Jan. 22 break-in "but they obviously left the area," Cpl. Chuck Niess told The ...

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  20. Couple wanted in crime spree led police on chase; 1 killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... were heading to Panama City to get married. Authorities said the couple had been on the run since January. Police in Joplin, Missouri, had wanted to interview the two about a Jan. 22 break-in in which guns were stolen from a home. The couple also is ...

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