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  1. TSU shooting victim dies; charges upgradedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    HPD: Texas Southern shooting victim dies, charges upgraded Houston police say one of two victims shot on Texas Southern University property Aug. 26 has died. Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://on.khou.com/1FgeNsM Charges have now been upgraded against the suspect in the case, who was taken into custody the night of the shooting.

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  2. Video: Man lifts hands, gets shot by deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | TheBostonChannel.com

    Gilbert Flores is shirtless, running in front of a home in San Antonio as the two sheriff's deputies approach him. Cell phone video obtained by CNN affiliate KSAT appears to show sheriff's deputies in Bexar County, Texas, shooting and killing the 41-year-old Friday.

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  3. Florida woman killed husband in N.C. vacation home, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Orlando Crime

    A Fort Myers woman has been charged with shooting and killing her husband at their vacation home in western North Carolina. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports that 53-year-old Maria Brickman is charged with murder and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.

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  4. 2 men wanted for questioning in Lauderhill shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Local10.com

    Police are trying to identify two men wanted for questioning in connection with a shooting during a robbery attempt in Lauderhill last month. The attempted robbery and shooting occurred Aug. 24 in the parking lot of the Gardens of Lauderhill apartments on Northwest 26th Street.

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  5. Cell phone video shows man lifting hands, then being shot by Texas policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KATV Little Rock

    Cell phone video obtained by CNN affiliate KSAT appears to show police in Bexar County, Texas, shooting and killing the 41-year-old Friday. "He put his hands in the air, and they just shot him twice," Michael Thomas, the man who KSAT says filmed the video, told the station .

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  6. Mississippi inmate: Medical condition makes lethal injection too painfulRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Alabama Live

    A Mississippi death row inmate is arguing to the state Supreme Court that his medical condition would create a risk of unnecessary pain and torture if he is executed. Bobby Batiste is asking the Supreme Court to order an Oktibbeha County judge to conduct a hearing on his medical arguments.

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  7. Raleigh police look for man in killing, sexual assaultRead the original story

    11 min ago | WLOS

    Police said Tuesday that 21-year-old Kendrick Keyanti Gregory of Raleigh is charged with murder, assault, robbery and rape. Police spokesman Jim Sughrue said 64-year-old Thomas Melvin Durant was killed at his pawn shop around 7 p.m. Monday.

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  8. President Obama: Violence against police a is completely unacceptableaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Washington Post

    A photo of slain Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Darren Goforth is seen over other law enforcement officers during a news conference Saturday. President Obama called the widow of the Texas sheriff's deputy who was fatally shot last week to offer his condolences and condemn any violence against police officers.

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  9. Woman charged with killing husband in western North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Burlington Times News

    A Florida woman has been charged with shooting and killing her husband at their vacation home in western North Carolina. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports that 53-year-old Maria Brickman of Fort Myers, Florida, is charged with murder and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.

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  10. Elisabeth Hasselbeck Thinks BlackLivesMatter Should Be Classified as a Hate GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Steuben Courier

    On Monday's episode of Fox & Friends , co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck wondered aloud why the #BlackLivesMatter movement hasn't been labeled a hate group. Black Lives Matter, an activist movement that has spread primarily on social media, focuses on police brutality against black people.

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  11. 2014: Accused Kansas shooter has racist pastRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    CNN's Ed Lavandera looks at the anti-Semitic past of the man accused of killing three people at two Jewish organizations.

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  12. Man charged with killing Texas deputy had been in mental hospital: newspaper Tuesday, September 1Read the original story

    17 min ago | WJXB-FM Knoxville

    The man charged with fatally shooting a Houston-area deputy in a hail of gunfire spent four months in a mental hospital in 2012 after being declared incompetent to stand trial in an aggravated assault case, the Houston Chronicle reported on Tuesday. Shannon Miles, 30, has been charged with capital murder, a crime punishable by death in Texas, accused of emptying a 15-round handgun into Harris Count Deputy Darren Goforth on Friday evening as the lawman fueled a patrol car at a Houston-area gas station.

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  13. The war room, the street: 2 responses to Baltimore violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Seattle Times

    ... children. But the problem of violence has dominated the conversation. Miller said the majority of violent crime is committed by a handful of high-level criminals - 25 to 30 of whom are identified as "war board targets." And 238 more people are ...

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  14. Isaiah Stuart Murder Trial BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | NBC29

    A 17-year-old accused of killing a man with special needs is facing a judge today. Isaiah Stuart is charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of Julian Parrott.

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  15. Suspect in Houston-area deputy's death has history of mental illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Recordpub.com

    The man accused of shooting and killing a suburban Houston officer has a history of mental illness and once lived in a homeless shelter, authorities said Monday.

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  16. Man facing execution for girl's 1989 kidnapping, rape, deathRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    The U.S. Supreme Court is considering final appeals from a man scheduled to be executed Tuesday in Missouri for the kidnapping, rape and stabbing death of a 15-year-old girl more than two decades ago. Roderick Nunley, 50, is scheduled for lethal injection at 6 p.m. CDT.

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  17. Pa. man admits 'voices' told him to murder neighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | PennLive.com

    Garry Flyte admitted shooting and killing two of his neighbors -- Jeffrey Place and his son Steven Place -- in March of 2014. In a stunning development in a Monroe County courtroom, a Kunkletown, Pa., man heading for trial for killing two of his neighbors has pleaded guilty and will spend life in prison, WNEP-TV reports.

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  18. How different is it to be a cop these days?Read the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | KTSM-AM El Paso

    Now the Texas officer has had his fair share of run-ins with strangers who just don't like cops. But when people physically approach him, he says it's "more likely they want to buy me dinner."

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  19. Guns, gangs, ganja, going after police ... are there obvious lessons from 2015 homicide spikes?Read the original story

    54 min ago | Sentencing Law and Policy

    ... in poor neighborhoods to use violence to settle ordinary disputes.... Urban bloodshed - as well as the overall violent crime rate - remains far below the peaks of the late 1980s and early '90s, and criminologists say it is too early to draw broad ...

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  20. Man indicted in Greenville County shooting deathRead the original story

    56 min ago | WBTV

    An 18-year-old man has been indicted on murder and weapons charges in the shooting death of a Greenville County woman. The Greenville News reports that a grand jury on Monday returned those indictments against Guy Robert Mitchell III.

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