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FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2019 file photo, fired Dallas police Officer Amber Guyger, right, arrives for jury selection in her murder trial at the Frank Crowley Courthouse in downtown Dallas. The murder trial for a Guyger who shot and killed Botham Jean, an unarmed black man in his Dallas apartment is set for opening arguments Monday Sept. 23, 2019. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP File)
Ex-cop's murder trial for shooting neighbor set to startThe murder trial for a white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man in his Dallas apartment is set to begin this week
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On an Island of No Cars, Pence Brought His MotorcadeMotorized vehicles have been banned on Michigan's Mackinac Island for 121 years—but you wouldn't know it by the eight-vehicle motorcade that carried Vice President Mike Pence to a Republican leadership conference at the Grand Hotel on Saturday. That naturally set off a flurry of wagging fingers—and comparisons to...
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Bus Driver Charged After 911 Call From 5th-GraderIt's one thing when a child calls 911 to report this of an adult: "She's like wobbling, and then her eyes—you can tell she was drunk." It's another when that child is a fifth-grader and the adult in question is driving his school bus. The boy first called his...
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Face transplant recipient's donor face now failingA woman who was severely burned in a domestic violence attack in Vermont is hoping for a second face transplant after doctors recently discovered tissue damage that likely will lead to the loss of her donor face
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Joe Biden: Trump Guilty of 'Overwhelming Abuse Of Power'Joe Biden went on the offensive on Saturday over President Trump's phone call with Ukraine's president—demanding its release—and NPR reports that he kept on swinging, accusing the man whose seat he's trying to take of "using the abuse of power and every element of the presidency to try...
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FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2018, file photo, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Dr. Denis Mukwege speaks to the media during a news conference in Oslo, Norway. The Nobel Peace-prize winning surgeon whose hospital in war-torn Congo has treated over 50,000 victims of sexual violence has launched a fund with the goal of providing reparations for survivors of conflicts around the world. (Lise Aserud/NTB scanpix via AP, File)
Nobel laureate starts fund for survivors of sexual violenceA Nobel Peace Prize-winning surgeon has launched a fund with the goal of providing reparations for survivors of conflicts around the world
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A New York diocese filed for bankruptcy. Will others follow?The Diocese of Rochester was the first in New York to seek bankruptcy protection under the weight of new sexual misconduct lawsuits, but lawyers and church leaders say it may not be the last
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A First for Warren in the PollsThere is a new top dog in Iowa polling, with Sen. Elizabeth Warren having put the nation's former No. 2 politician Joe Biden firmly into the No. 2 spot: She now leads him 22% to 20%, marking the first time the former vice president has trailed in the Des Moines...
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Missing Camp Pendleton Marine found safe at Texas rest stopA U.S. Marine who was believed to have left Arizona for California's Camp Pendleton but never arrived has been found unharmed in Texas
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Surgeon Jane Kayle Lee updates her patient status during a news conference on a police shooting, at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, a suburb of Chicago on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson, left, and Mayor Lori Lightfoot, right, stand beside her. A man suspected of shooting and wounding a Chicago police officer on Saturday and of being the bicyclist who shot a woman in broad daylight near downtown days earlier has been captured, police said. (Kevin Tanaka/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
Police: Suspect in cop shooting, bike attack capturedChicago police say a man believed to be the suspect in the shooting and wounding an officer has been shot and captured
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350-pound firefighter sues his colleagues over harassmentA Long Island firefighter took his colleagues to court for what he says was incessant teasing about his nearly 350 pounds
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FILE - In this July, 29, 2019, file photo, police officers carry evidence bags from the family home of Gilroy Garlic Festival gunman Santino William Legan, in Gilroy, Calif. In the days and weeks since three high-profile shootings took the lives of more than two dozen people in just a week's time, law enforcement authorities have reported seeing a spike in the number of tips they are receiving from concerned relatives, friends and co-workers of people who appear bent on carrying out the next mass shooting. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)
US police assess rise in threat tips after 3 mass killingsA big rise in mass shooting tips poses challenge for police after gunmen kill 34 in California, Ohio and Texas
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