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Off-duty officer killed protecting woman in 'domestic situation'

An off-duty police officer in Maryland did not hesitate when a distressed neighbor knocked on his door asking for help. Corporal Mujahid Ramzziddin, a former Marine and Medal of Valor winner, was fatally shot Wednesday morning when he “stepped in ...

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Syria watchdog says nearly 100 killed in rebel-held regions

BEIRUT — Intense Syrian government shelling and airstrikes on rebel-held Damascus suburbs killed at least 98 people in what was the deadliest day in the area in three years, a monitoring group and paramedics said Tuesday. A day after Monday’s ...

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Cousin, pal of man killed in Bronx shooting surrender to cops

A 45-year-old man found shot to death inside an SUV in the Bronx earlier this month was killed by two men, a friend and a cousin of the victim, authorities said Saturday. Suspects Nelson Lopez, 41, and Joselin Espada, 38, ...

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12-year-old girl killed after Jeep flips at off-road park

LAWRENCEBURG, Tenn. — A man accused of driving under the influence at an off-road park in Tennessee has been blamed for the death of a 12-year-old girl. WTVF-TV reports Arika Long was 50-year-old Thomas Ruggeri’s passenger at Wheelin’ in the ...

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At least three killed in Grand Canyon helicopter tour crash

At least three people were killed in a helicopter crash near the Grand Canyon with a sightseeing company behind the death of five New Yorkers in 2001. The chopper, operated by the Las Vegas-based business Papillon, had at least seven ...

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Five killed, one wounded in car wash shooting

A gunman killed five people and wounded another at a car wash in western Pennsylvania early Sunday morning, authorities said. Suspect Tim Smith fatally shot William Porterfield, 27, Chelsie Cline, 25, Courtney Snyder, 23, and Seth Cline, 21, at Ed’s ...

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Family of Kansas man killed in 'swatting' hoax sues Wichita, cops

The family of an unarmed Kansas man fatally shot by a police sniper after a prank call is suing the city of Wichita and the officers responsible for his death. The mother and sister of 28-year-old Andrew Finch pinned the ...

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Grammys to pay tribute to victims killed at live music events

The people who tragically lost their lives at music events during the past year will be commemorated with a special segment at this month’s Grammys, the Recording Academy announced Thursday. The tribute segment will feature a performance by country artists ...

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Cops say video shows teen pulling weapon before he was killed

An Arkansas teen tried to pull a gun and fire it before police officers fired back and killed him, North Little Rock’s top cop said Wednesday as the department released dashcam video of the fatal shooting. Police Chief Mike Davis ...

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Officials searching for shooter who killed bald eagle in Oklahoma

Someone shot and killed a bald eagle outside of Broken Arrow, Okla., and officials in the state are searching for the bird’s killer. The Oklahoma Game Wardens posted photos of the slain eagle to Facebook on Friday, igniting hundreds of ...

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