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  1. .com | Marikana inquiry cost R153m - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | News24

    The Marikana inquiry into the killing of 34 mineworkers in 2012 cost a total of R153 million, according to the Sunday Times . Justice department spokesperson Mthunzi Mhaga told the newspaper that the inquiry cost R31.9 million in 2012 when it sat from October to December.

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  2. Twin brother of man accused of killing an NOPD officer's daughter, also in jail for homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    Will Reed , the suspect wanted in connection with the fatal shooting Friday night of an NOPD officer's daughter, has a twin brother in parish jail booked in connection with a 2014 murder . been jailed since April 2014 in connection with the shooting death of Charles Meyers a month earlier in eastern New Orleans, according to a law enforcement source familiar with the investigation.

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  3. Redemption is possible a " but difficultRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    ... ground hiring him, giving him a chance. Many employers would have seen his background - one that included a violent crime and state prison time - and would have disqualified him from employment. It reflects Mr. Buffaloe's character that Mr. Brenner ...

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  4. Officers' deaths revive concerns about dangers of deploying spike stripsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boston.com

    When the police want to stop a high-speed chase, they often reach for their spike strips. Long and spiny, the strips are hurled into the road to flatten a fleeing suspect's tires, ideally ending a dangerous pursuit in just moments.

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  5. Forgiveness of Charleston church shooter prompts discussionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Under an outdoor tent a few blocks from Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Sharon Simmons paused while cleaning up from the previous night's revival to ponder the idea of forgiving the white man accused of killing nine of the historic black church's members, including the pastor. A churchgoer herself, Simmons admits feeling torn between her anger and her Christian inclination to forgive.

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  6. Church shooting suspect's sister raises money for weddingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    The sister of the man accused of killing nine people at a Charleston church is seeking donations to help pay for her wedding, which was originally planned for the weekend after the slayings. A Go Fund Me profile set up in the name of Amber Roof seeks $5,000 to cover lost wedding costs, pay bills and fund a honeymoon.

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  7. Denver police navigate guns, street names, victims to quell gang warRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Nolan Ware Jr. kisses his grandmother Tonia White while visiting his father's grave in late May, as cousin Audric White Jr. stands nearby. Nolan Ware's shooting death on April 25 was one of three killings in the month that led Denver police and federal authorities to crack down on gang violence in the city.

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  8. Police: Denver drive-by shooting suspects rode in Car2Go Smart carsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Denver Post

    It's not the '63 Chevy Impala from Boyz n the Hood. And it isn't the late-model Cadillac driven by shooters in the 1996 killing of rap star Tupac Shakur.

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  9. S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley: Emanuel AME killings a have forever changed meaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    It was just after 9 p.m. on June 17 and her staffer wanted to inform her of a shooting that had taken place in Charleston. A subsequent call with State Law Enforcement Division Chief Mark Keel provided Haley with more information: it was Emanuel AME Church, the place of worship of one of South Carolina's most loved legislators.

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  10. Watchdog: Celebrating the unsung hero who stopped Jack Ruby with his bare handsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    A sentence I wrote recently upset the widow of a forgotten American hero. I don't blame Myrtle Graves, 89, for her anger.

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  11. Of All U.S. Police Shootings, One-Quarter Reportedly Involve The Mentally IllRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Lavall Hall's mother, Catherine Daniels, is comforted by her cousin Alfonzo Hill as she speaks with the media in February. Hall, who was schizophrenic, was fatally shot by police officers earlier this year.

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  12. Oklahoma City officers shoot, kill man who aimed gun at police helicopterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    A man who aimed a handgun at a police helicopter and at two officers was shot and killed by the officers on the ground Saturday in southeast Oklahoma City, police Capt. Paco Balderrama said.

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  13. Argument leads to shooting death in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The man, whose name has not bee released, was killed after being shot near a home on the 1000 block of Garibaldi Street in Atlanta. According to police, two men began arguing in the street in front of the home and the altercation then continued into the woods behind the home.

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  14. Three children shot in two separate incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The BIG One

    Cleveland Police had their hands full with two separate shootings that injured three children. The first shooting happened early Saturday when a 9 year old girl and her two year old brother were shot at a home on Willowdale located on Cleveland's near west side.

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  15. Charges possible against Dylann Roof's associates: Others investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    A black drinking buddy of the white man accused of killing nine people at a Charleston church says the suspect told him a week earlier that he planned to shoot up a college campus in the city. The friend, Christon Scriven, told T... An ongoing investigation into the shooting of nine church members by Dylann Roof on June 17 has expanded to include others.

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  16. In Dylann Roof, a silently brewing fury that burst out in a violent wayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Dylann Roof poses on April 27 for a photo while holding a Confederate battle flag and a .45-caliber Glock 41 that friends said he bought after his 21st birthday earlier that month. He now faces nine counts of murder in the June 17 shooting deaths of nine black worshippers at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, what is suspected to be a hate crime.

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  17. 13-year-old shot in the buttocks in drive-by shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Police spokesperson Sgt. Ali Pillow says the shooting happened around 8:30P.M. in the area of West 89th Street and Detroit Road.

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  18. CMHA investigating shooting on Cleveland's East SideRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    The Cleveland Metropolitan Housing Authority is looking into the shooting of a man on the city's East Side. The man was shot multiple times about 7:45 p.m. Saturday.

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  19. Sheriff: Homicide suspect may not have been in areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Jacksonville Daily News

    The county's top law enforcement official says the agency is unable to confirm if the homicide suspect at the center of Tuesday's search was actually in the area.

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  20. Shooter makes statement in nightclub slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Tiaseer Rambert's killer will spend at least 15 years in prison, Superior Court Judge Charles Henry ordered this week.

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