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July 16, 2018 - 12:43 pm
(SAN ANTONIO) -- An instrument used to calibrate nuclear material containing a small amount of plutonium and cesium in the possession of federal experts went missing last year, according to a San Antonio police report. According to the police report, the device and material were stolen from a car...
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July 16, 2018 - 9:43 am
(LENOIR, N.C.) -- A manhunt is underway in North Carolina for a suspect accused of shooting a sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop, Caldwell County officials said Monday. The deputy, whose name and condition have not been released, was shot around 11:30 p.m. Sunday, officials said in a press...
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July 16, 2018 - 7:05 am
(NEW YORK) -- Hot weather moving into California and parts of western Rockies on Monday and the next several days -- with temperatures soaring into the 100s -- will has authorities fearing more fires could start. There are 35 large uncontained wildfires burning across the western U.S. on Monday...
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Portland Police Department
July 16, 2018 - 6:55 am
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- A poorly driving alleged drug dealer's escape from police lasted just minutes on Sunday when he crashed into a Drug and Vice Division car with $45,000 in ecstasy in his possession. Police in Portland, Oregon, said they were conducting a narcotics investigation when they spotted...
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July 16, 2018 - 6:47 am
(STANISLAUS COUNTY, Calif.) -- Police credited a "quick-thinking" gas station clerk in California for helping a woman escape a group of men who allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted her. Police in Stanislaus County, California, called the clerk, Savannah Pritchett, “a true hero” on Saturday...
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FBI
July 16, 2018 - 5:32 am
(FORT WAYNE, Ind.) -- Police arrested an Indiana man on Sunday for the rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl who was found dead in a ditch 30 years ago. John Miller, 59, was arrested on Sunday morning after DNA evidence linked him to the rape and murder of April Tinsley, whose body was recovered...
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ABC News
July 15, 2018 - 8:17 pm
(CHICAGO) -- A black woman said a CVS store manager in Chicago called the police after questioning the legitimacy of her coupon -- and posted the confrontation on social media in a video that has gone viral. Camilla Hudson told ABC News that when she went into the CVS in Edgewater Glen Friday night...
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July 15, 2018 - 3:11 pm
(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) -- A man suspected in a murder shot three police officers in Kansas City, Missouri, during a confrontation that began at a motel Sunday afternoon and ended with him being shot dead during a gunfight at a nearby home he had briefly barricaded himself in, authorities said. The...
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ABC News
July 15, 2018 - 2:41 pm
(ROCKVILLE, Md.) -- At a Peace Day celebration today in Rockville, Maryland, Mattie T. J. Stepanek was remembered. The memory of the boy, who died when he was 13 years old in 2004 of a rare form of muscular dystrophy, was honored Saturday by State Sen. Cheryl Kagan with a proclamation. It declared...
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Monterey County Sheriff's Office
July 15, 2018 - 7:01 am
(LANCASTER, Calif.) -- An Oregon woman has a spectacular story of survival to tell after she crashed her Jeep off a cliff and survived for a week before being discovered by hikers on Friday. Andrea Hernandez, 23, was reported missing July 6 when she failed to show up at her sister's house in...
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