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9-year-old girl found dead on California trail to be laid to rest

Monday  17:51,   25 march 2019
abcnews.go

The body of 9-year-old Trinity Love Jones was found on a trail on March 5. She is now being laid to... >>>

Man awakes on subway train and finds he was stabbed in the leg

Monday  17:51,   25 march 2019
nydailynews

A sleeping straphanger on a NoHo subway train woke up early Monday and made a startling discovery - a knife sticking out of his right leg, police... >>>

Search for killer of off-duty officer continues, more persons of interest identified

Monday  09:56,   25 march 2019
abcnews.go

Detectives with the Chicago Police Department are working "around the clock" to find the shooter who gunned down an off-duty police officer, an official tweeted Sunday. Officer John Rivera, 23, was shot and killed early Saturday, a few hours after... >>>

San Leandro man dead, five others injured in SF shooting

Monday  06:05,   25 march 2019
sfchronicle

A shooting Saturday night outside the Fillmore Heritage Center in San Francisco killed a man and sent five others to the hospital with injuries, authorities... >>>

Mystery parent paid $6.5 million to get children into top universities

Monday  02:30,   25 march 2019
latimes

Of the many outrageous allegations by federal prosecutors in the college cheating scandal, one stands out. Someone paid $6.5 million to get his or her children into elite schools. But the identity of that parent - and details about which schools... >>>

Houston Police sergeant charged with murdering his wife, a school librarian

Sunday  22:10,   24 march 2019
abcnews.go

Belinda Hernandez was found fatally shot on Saturday afternoon, authorities... >>>

Texas mother busted for allegedly stashing marijuana in her child's backpack during school drop-off

Sunday  21:40,   24 march 2019
yahoo

Lexi Royse is accused of hiding the drugs in her child’s... >>>

Second arrest made in the shooting of Uber driver; gun believed used in shooting recovered

Sunday  21:40,   24 march 2019
mysanantonio

A second arrest has been made in connection to the shooting of a local Uber driver, according to San Antonio police. 3/6 SLIDES © Provided by Hearst Newspapers Jesus Luna, 18, was taken into custody Friday night in connection with the shooting of... >>>

Tours of Old Idaho Penitentiary reveal more than 100 years of history and secrets

Sunday  21:30,   24 march 2019
ktvb

The Old Idaho Penitentiary opened its iron doors for some of the West's worst prisoners in 1872 and remained in use until 1973. In the hundreds of years it was open, the sandstone walls of the prison have a dark past and tales for tour members to... >>>

Mother's boyfriend named as suspect in missing 8-month-old baby: Police

Sunday  21:25,   24 march 2019
abcnews.go

Amiah Robertson was reported missing on March 16 by her... >>>

California arson suspect sought after spilling, igniting fuel at gas station, officials say

Sunday  20:25,   24 march 2019
foxnews

Authorities in California are asking the public for help after a man went inside a gas station on Saturday and purchase a gallon of gas before spilling it near a pump and lighting it on fire. The Sacramento Metropolitan Fire Department said on... >>>

The Tragedy of Baltimore

Sunday  20:25,   24 march 2019
propublica.org

On April 27, 2015, Shantay Guy was driving her 13-year-old son home across Baltimore from a doctor’s appointment when something — a rock, a brick, she wasn’t sure what — hit her... >>>

Why the U.S. has seen a collapse in violent youth crime

Sunday  16:05,   24 march 2019
sfchronicle

When the youth crime rate started to drop in the late 1990s, it wasn’t a surprise to law enforcement experts. Crime is cyclical, with spikes and declines spurred by social, political and economic conditions. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"],... >>>

Off-duty Chicago police officer shot and killed in 'unprovoked' ambush attack

Sunday  16:05,   24 march 2019
nydailynews

An off-duty Chicago cop was shot an killed in an ambush attack early Saturday, authorities... >>>

Arrest made, second suspect sought in shooting of Uber driver

Sunday  15:41,   24 march 2019
mysanantonio

An Uber driver shot while trying to earn extra money for his daughter’s birthday was in a coma Friday after several surgeries as police arrested a suspect in connection with his... >>>