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Rowdy supporters of 2 charged in pregnant teen's beating arrested

Bail was set Tuesday for two women charged with kicking, roughing up and robbing a pregnant Bronx teen — but it was the havoc created by their supporters that took centerstage at court. After the arraignments of Serenity Dunham, 19, ...

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L.I. man charged with animal cruelty for tossing dog out of car

A Long Island man was slapped with animal cruelty charge for tossing a dog out of his car, authorities said Saturday. Caciem Kruer, of Brentwood, was arrested Friday and charged with animal abandonment and failure to provide proper veterinary car, ...

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Baltimore cop charged with evidence tampering in body cam case

A grand jury has indicted a Baltimore Police officer on charges of misconduct and fabricating evidence in connection with a body camera video that surfaced last year that the public defender’s office said showed him planting drugs. Officer Richard A. ...

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Chris Brown could be charged for owning pet monkey without permit

Troubled singer Chris Brown might be facing new legal problems after owning a pet monkey without a permit. Brown could be hit with criminal charges for illegally owning the exotic animal, which has since been taken away from him following ...

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Brooklyn pol charged with using funds for lavish trips, lingerie

Where her Coney Island neighbors saw devastation, crooked state Assemblywoman Pamela Harris envisioned opportunity — and cashed in. The Brooklyn politician was charged Tuesday with turning the nightmare aftermath of Hurricane Sandy into a money-making scheme by lying about the ...

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Homeless man charged with murder of ex-60s soul singer

SANTA ANA, Calif.— A homeless man has been charged with killing former 1960s soul singer Betty Jane Willis during an attempted rape. Twenty-two-year-old Rosendo Xo Pec was charged Wednesday with murder with special circumstances and could face the death penalty. ...

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XXXTentacion sent to jail after being charged with 7 new felonies

Do not pass go, do not collect $ 200. Rapper XXXTentacion, real name Jahseh Onfroy, was jailed Friday morning after prosecutors hit him with seven new felony charges. Each one is related to a 2016 domestic violence case against the ...

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Fifteen Rikers inmates charged in brutal beating of jail captain

Fifteen Rikers Island inmates were charged with assaulting a city jail captain and blocking other officers from helping during a Thanksgiving attack, the Bronx District Attorney announced Thursday. The inmates gathered 90 minutes before the unprovoked assault on Capt. Awais ...

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L.I. woman charged with trying to fund ISIS through bitcoin scam

A Long Island woman tried to bankroll ISIS through fraud, bitcoin and shell companies, Brooklyn federal prosecutors said Thursday. Zoobia Shahnaz conned financial institutions out of about $ 85,000 — including about $ 60,000 in bitcoin and other digital currencies ...

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Uber user charged $14,000 for a 20-minute trip

A Toronto man who took an Uber about five miles was charged 18,518.50 Canadian dollars — which is about $ 14,401.25 U.S. dollars, according to a screenshot of the taxi service bill posted to social media. An estimate made through ...

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