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  • Off-duty Chicago cop beats gay teen, brother at school: lawsuit

    Off-duty Chicago cop beats gay teen, brother at school: lawsuit
    An off-duty Chicago police officer working security at a South Side school targeted a lesbian student because she was wearing "boy" clothes, then beat her, wrestled her to the ground and kicked out her brother’s teeth when he came to her aid,...
  • US attorney in Chicago drops dozens of narcotics conspiracy charges in stash house sting cases

    The U.S. attorney's office in Chicago has quietly dropped dozens of serious narcotics conspiracy charges stemming from undercover stings involving fictional drug stash houses, a federal law enforcement technique critics contend amounts to entrapment and...
  • Bristol Police Probe West End Shooting

    Bristol Police Probe West End Shooting
    BRISTOL — Police are investigating an overnight shooting in the city's west end. Officers were dispatched to the West End CafĂ©, 8 Divinity St., after a man who had been shot went there for help, police said. The man, who is 33, had been involved...
  • 818 Roundup: Papers filed for Glendale elections; Video footage reveals details in Plitt's death

    818 Roundup: Papers filed for Glendale elections; Video footage reveals details in Plitt's death
    Good morning, 818! It's Friday, January 30, 2015. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 69 degrees and a low of 53 degrees with a 20 percent chance of showers, according to the National Weather Service. Here are your local headlines:...
  • Convicted drug dealer charged with murder of missing Fox movie executive

    A convicted drug dealer was charged Thursday with the murder of a 20th Century Fox executive, who mysteriously disappeared more than two years ago and whose remains were found in a northern Los Angeles County desert area in October. John Lenzie Creech,...
  • Islamic State affiliate claims deadliest Egypt attacks in months

    An Egyptian militant group linked to Islamic State claimed responsibility for overnight attacks in the Sinai peninsula that left at least 26 members of the security forces and civilians dead. The assault late on Thursday, the most deadly jihadist...
  • Easton police raid 3 apartments, seize heroin, crack

    Easton police raided three homes in the city early Friday morning, arresting three residents and seizing more than $7,500 worth of drugs, according to a department press release. Police Lt. Matthew Gerould said that Easton Police and Pennsylvania State...
  • Victim's Mother, Girlfriend Expected To Testify At Aaron Hernandez Trial

    FALL RIVER, Mass. -- Jurors in the Aaron Hernandez murder trial are expected to hear testimony Friday from the victim's mother and from his girlfriend. Odin Lloyd was a resident of Dorchester, Mass. He was killed in June 2013, shot six times in a park...
  • Marvin Harrison a Hall finalist; slaying victim's family still seeks answers

    A few minutes after 9 p.m. Eastern time on Saturday, in a 2,300-seat symphony hall in Phoenix, the Pro Football Hall of Fame will reveal its 2015 class of inductees. Among the 15 finalists for induction is Marvin Harrison: a Philadelphia native, an...
  • Brazil orange baron becomes billionaire as Florida output sours

    The tang of Jose Luis Cutrale's orange juice factory permeates the air in the Brazilian town of Araraquara. For visitors who make the 173-mile trek northwest from Sao Paulo, the aroma is a welcome respite from the stench that normally emanates from the...
  • Sheriff's Dept. graphic artist helps put a face on homicide suspects

    Sheriff's Dept. graphic artist helps put a face on homicide suspects
    Just after Father's Day last year, 65-year-old Jose Asuncion Padilla was closing up his Lynwood taco shop when three people broke in through the back door of the kitchen. They shot him within seconds. Padilla later died at a hospital. The killing of the...