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Off-duty LAPD officer fires gun during struggle with teens in Anaheim

Off-duty LAPD officer fires gun during struggle with teens in Anaheim

The Anaheim police confirmed that two teens were arrested, including the 13-year-old, who was arrested on suspicion of battery and making criminal threats. "Don't shoot! Whose streets, our streets!" Dorscht's father said their parents were treated rudely by Anaheim police. " It could have been me , my friend or someone from my family", Jocelyne Gutierrez, a 21-year-old protester, told The Los Angeles Times . Read More

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National Park Service waive entrance fees on Presidents' Day

As the first President of the United States, Washington's birthday marks a day when all presidents typically receive an indirect performance review of their term or terms served. "He's the father of our country". Washington should have a standalone holiday and if the country wished to extend a similar honor to Lincoln, it can be done with enough separation so as not to overlap each other. Read More

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Whittier Police Officer Dead, 1 Officer Injured In Shootout With Suspect

Whittier Police Officer Dead, 1 Officer Injured In Shootout With Suspect

The victims were two Whittier Police Department officers and a suspect, said Deputy Juanita Navarro-Suarez of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Information Bureau. "It's extremely tragic", Corina said. In the midst of a pat down, Corina said the man pulled out a gun and started shooting. A sedan directly in front of the SUV had front end damage, and a weapon was visible on top of the car's trunk, the footage showed. Read More

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Undocumented Domestic Violence Victim Detained at the Courthouse After Seeking Protective Order

Undocumented Domestic Violence Victim Detained at the Courthouse After Seeking Protective Order

According to immigrant rights organization We Belong Together, immigrant women are three to six times more likely to experience domestic abuse than USA -born women. . The most recent case involved her partner allegedly chasing her with a knife. ICE policy restricts agents from enforcement actions at places deemed sensitive including churches, schools and hospitals and requires consultation with supervisors before taking action at places that assist children, pregnant women or victims of ... Read More

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FBI Arrests Man Who Allegedly Planned Dylann Roof-Style Attack

The document says McDowell posted statements online praising Roof, but did not appear to have formulated any specific attack plans. The South Carolina native never disclosed a specific target to the Federal Bureau of Investigation agent for his premeditated slaughter, but he did post a link to Facebook of the Temple Emanu-El Conservative Synagogue in Myrtle Beach , SC. Read More

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Two-Year-Old Lavontay White Jr. Becomes Youngest Shooting Victim In Chicago

The woman screams for help, both for herself and for her unborn baby, neighbors recalled. The woman was live streaming on Facebook when bullets rang out in the background. Johnson said that with "promising leads" and video evidence in the latest shooting, he had no doubt that those responsible would be caught. Jones spotted three people outside his home, determined they didn't belong there and went inside and got a handgun, police said. Read More

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Plane collides with deer in Charlotte, NC

A plane has hit a deer departing Charlotte-Douglas International Airport Wednesday afternoon, according to FAA officials. The flight was headed to Gulfport, Mississippi, and the passengers were placed on another flight. Officials said they were spraying down the runway after fuel began to leak from the plane. Forty-four passengers were on the plane during the incident, and all were safely removed from the plane, according to American Airlines. Read More

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Reds Trade Phillips To Atlanta

Zach Buchanan of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports Atlanta was able to entice Phillips to waive his no-trade clause by making some minor changes to his deal. Either those players were expecting Phillips to be traded or they believed Peraza would find 400-500 at-bats somehow. Given the ongoing presence of shortstop Zack Cozart, a 31-year-old defensive whiz with decent power and one year of club control remaining, it's possible that the Reds could play Peraza at second while Herrera gets more ... Read More

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