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He Wasn’t Seeking to Kill a Mob Boss. He Was Trying to Help Trump, His Lawyer Says.

Monday  00:50,   22 july 2019

As his pickup truck roared toward the Todt Hill section of Staten Island, Anthony Comello had no intention of killing a mob boss. He wanted only to arrest him, his lawyer said in new court... >>>

Rikers Island Corrections Officers Charged In Connection To NJ Shooting

Monday  00:15,   22 july 2019

The two corrections officers were arrested over the weekend and suspended from their jobs. Prosecutors say the officers were out with their friend, 29-year-old Jeffrey Hulse, of Roselle, New Jersey, on July 13. While they were together, Hulse... >>>

Police: Children Hurt When Panhandler Smashes Vehicle’s Windows At Drive-Thru

Sunday  23:30,   21 july 2019

Police say a panhandler approached a vehicle that was in the drive-thru and asked for money. When the family in the vehicle didn’t offer anything, the panhandler allegedly smashed the vehicle’s windows. Three children who were in the vehicle... >>>

Investigators Seek Suspects In String Of Queens Burglaries

Sunday  23:30,   21 july 2019

The NYPD says the suspects have struck homes on 196th Place, 189th Street, 184th Street and 205th Street at least six times since May. In each case, investigators say they broke in through a back window. The two suspects have stolen an iPad,... >>>

SC deputy beat pregnant girlfriend

Sunday  22:55,   21 july 2019

State police charged a former Upstate deputy with abuse of his wife, including an incident in which a warrant says he slammed her on the ground while she was pregnant. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Porch pirate steals month's supply of diapers, wipes meant for state representative's son

Sunday  22:55,   21 july 2019

A state representative who lives in south Oklahoma City is the latest person to fall victim to a porch... >>>

Police: Report of person with rifle prompts Universal parking garage lockdown

Sunday  20:31,   21 july 2019

Universal Studios parking garages were locked down Saturday night after a person traveling on Interstate 4 reported seeing someone with a rifle. Orlando Police said that just after 8:30 p.m., someone driving on I-4 near Universal reported seeing... >>>

Police announce arrest made in shooting death of 11-year-old Karon Brown

Sunday  19:20,   21 july 2019

A 29-year-old man was arrested Saturday after police say he is responsible for the shooting death of an 11-year-old boy. DC Police Chief Peter Newsham and Mayor Bowser announced they arrested Tony Antoine McClam in the death of Karon Brown after a... >>>

Man shot and killed in Triangle, Va., Saturday night

Sunday  19:05,   21 july 2019

A man was shot and killed Saturday night in Triangle, Virginia. According to police, officers responded to the area of Buell Court and Old Triangle Road to investigate a shooting around 9:40 p.m. When officers arrived, an adult male was found with... >>>

Broward County Deputy Dies In Crash; Homicide Detectives Probing

Sunday  19:01,   21 july 2019

The Broward County sheriff’s office says a deputy died in an on-duty crash. Homicide detectives are... >>>

Rapper Tay-K 47 found guilty of murder in 2016 home invasion; sentencing set for Monday

Sunday  18:45,   21 july 2019

After four hours of deliberation stretched over two days, a Tarrant County jury found 19-year-old rapper Tay-K 47 guilty of murder and three counts of aggravated robbery Friday for his part in a 2016 home invasion robbery in Mansfield that left a... >>>

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight, overpowered staff and escaped, officials say

Sunday  12:35,   21 july 2019

Four teenagers escaped a juvenile justice facility in Jacksonville, Florida, on Saturday night after staging a fight in their room and overpowering the staff members who responded, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said in a tweet. The inmates then... >>>

Oxnard woman and boyfriend are arrested on suspicion of strangling newborn

Sunday  08:35,   21 july 2019

Baby Diego was just one day old when he was found, apparently strangled, in his mother's room in the maternity ward of St. John's Medical Center in Oxnard. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

For Inmates Released Under New Criminal Justice Reforms, ‘Every Day Counts’

Sunday  05:05,   21 july 2019

Robert Shipp was sitting in a West Virginia prison when his father got sick and slipped away in a Chicago hospital. His father’s death in 2012 served as another reminder to Mr. Shipp, 46, of how thick the prison walls were and how much he had missed >>>

Guns, drugs, 780 ammo rounds seized in two-day police operation in Myrtle Beach

Sunday  04:40,   21 july 2019

More than a dozen people were arrested, numerous drugs seized and 780 rounds of ammunition were taken in a two-day police operation in Myrtle Beach. Authorities announced the seizure on Saturday and say the operation took place on Wednesday and... >>>