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Arlington police fatally shoot man who pointed BB gun at officers, authorities say

Sunday  21:10,   15 september 2019

A man is dead and three Arlington police officers have been placed on leave following a Saturday night shooting. © Provided by TEGNA Inc. Man dead, three Arlington officers on leave after shooting Authorities say around 6:37 p.m., officers responded >>>

18-Year-Old Killed As Confrontation Unfolds In Parking Lot Of Rose Bowl

Sunday  20:00,   15 september 2019

Police say one person is dead and another is injured after a fight and shooting at the Rose Bowl. © Provided by CBS Local, a division of CBS Radio Inc The incident unfolded in the parking lot just after 11:30 p.m. Saturday after the football game... >>>

Man shot and killed in Rose Bowl parking lot after UCLA-Oklahoma game

Sunday  19:30,   15 september 2019

Man shot and killed in Rose Bowl parking lot after UCLA-Oklahoma... >>>

The rise and fall of an Eagle Scout's deadly fentanyl empire

Sunday  15:45,   15 september 2019

The photo that flashed onto the courtroom screen showed a young man dead on his bedroom floor, bare feet poking from the cuffs of his rolled-up jeans. Lurking on a trash can at the edge of the picture was what prosecutors said delivered this death:... >>>

Man who fatally stabbed newly engaged D.C. jogger gets 30 years behind bars

Sunday  11:50,   15 september 2019

The man accused of killing a newly engaged runner while she was out for a jog in Washington, D.C., has been sentenced to 30 years behind bars. Anthony Crawford in June pleaded guilty to a first-degree murder charge in the death of Wendy Martinez,... >>>

Border Patrol agent wounded, suspect killed in Texas traffic stop shooting

Sunday  07:25,   15 september 2019

A Border Patrol agent was shot and injured Friday night while conducting a traffic stop near the Texas-Mexico border and another agent shot and killed the gunman, authorities said Saturday. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

Prosecutor cites Ohio mom in plea for Felicity Huffman prison time

Sunday  06:00,   15 september 2019

Huffman was sentenced to 14 days in prison for paying a college consultant $15,000 to boost her daughter’s SAT score. Her sentence also included a $30,000 fine, 250 hours of community service and a year’s probation. The “Desperate Housewives” star... >>>

Florida man who dragged shark in viral video sentenced to 10 days in jail

Sunday  01:25,   15 september 2019

A Florida man who recorded a shark being dragged to its death behind a high-speed boat accepted a plea deal on Thursday and was sentenced to 10 days in jail. © ABC News A pod of orcas in the process of killing a great white shark near the Neptune... >>>

A Boy Scout leader sang 'Hakuna Matata' while naked. The organization didn't investigate, suit says

Saturday  23:55,   14 september 2019

The allegation is part of a $320 million civil lawsuit filed in March 2017 by the parents of two... >>>

Lying prisoners: New laws crack down on jailhouse informants

Saturday  18:16,   14 september 2019

An effort to more tightly regulate the use of jailhouse informants is gaining momentum across the country in the wake of exonerations of people wrongly convicted of... >>>

Caught On Camera: Sword-Wielding Man Arrested Inside Empire State Building

Saturday  15:50,   14 september 2019

Authorities say the suspect was on the 79th floor – on the iconic Midtown building’s observation deck – when he took out the deadly weapon and threatened to harm himself around 4 p.m. Friday. NYPD officials later released surveillance video of the... >>>

1 dead, 2 injured in shooting at Seattle light-rail station

Saturday  13:35,   14 september 2019

One person is dead and two others have been injured in a shooting at a light-rail station in downtown Seattle, authorities say. © ABC News Police in Seattle respond to a shooting at the Westlake light-rail station Friday night. (MORE: 'We avoided... >>>

A meeting with Jeffrey Epstein led to a gift — and, now, regrets

Saturday  07:55,   14 september 2019

MIT Media Lab researcher Neri Oxman’s 2015 meeting with Epstein offers a window into how the lab was at once concerned about the optics of taking Epstein’s money and also tempted by his potential to donate and encourage others to give to the... >>>

Stanford University Accepted $50,000 Gift From Jeffrey Epstein

Saturday  07:50,   14 september 2019

Stanford University received a $50,000 donation from a foundation funded by deceased sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, a spokesman said Friday. © Rick Friedman/Rick Friedman Photography/Corbis/Getty Images Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in Cambridge, MA on >>>

After 'deafening silence,' Harvard opens review of Jeffrey Epstein's ties to university

Saturday  02:35,   14 september 2019

MIAMI - No university or charity or scientific society has been more closely associated in the public eye with Jeffrey Epstein than Harvard University, which received approximately $9 million from him over the years. And no organization has... >>>