Tag Archives: Cities in the United States

13Aug/17

Two Virginia policemen killed in helicopter crash linked to clashes

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA, UNITED STATES (AUGUST 12, 2017) (NBC) – Two Virginia state policemen were killed on Saturday (August 12) when a helicopter in which they were riding crashed after assisting in efforts to quell clashes between white supremacists and counter-protesters in Charlottesville. Continue reading

14Jan/17

Woman arrested in 18-year baby kidnapping case, victim recovered alive

Gloria Williams, age 51, is charged with kidnapping at a South Carolina jailhouse hearing, accused of abducting Kamiyah Mobley, now 18-year-old, just hours after Mobley was born in a Jacksonville, Florida hospital.

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17Sep/15

Texas student arrested for homemade clock says he will change schools

A Texas teenager who was taken away in handcuffs this week for bringing to his Dallas-area school a homemade clock that staff mistook for a bomb says he plans to transfer to a new school.
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02Sep/15

Las Vegas mafia museum displays FIFA’s ‘rampant corruption’

Las Vegas museum devoted to the mafia opens a display that explores the “rampant corruption” of global soccer’s scandal-rocked governing body, which has drawn comparisons to organized crime.

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09Aug/15

FBI aid sought in Texas probe of unarmed black man shot dead by police

Police in Arlington, Texas have invited the FBI to take part in an investigation into the police killing of a unarmed black man who was allegedly burglarizing an auto dealership. A small group of protesters hold a vigil in Arlington after the shooting.

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10Jun/15

Texas policeman resigns after video shows him toppling teen: police chief

McKinney police chief says the officer seen in video throwing girl to the ground was “out of control” in his response to pool party disturbance.

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