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Detroit man who walked 21 miles to work told police he feared for safety after threats, reports say

While the story of James Robertson — the Detroit man who walked 21 miles to work every day — inspired strangers to raise $ 350,000 in donations and give the 56-year-old factory worker a new car, Robertson himself has become uneasy with his newfound wealth and quickly threw his belongings into garbage bags and moved to a location he feels ...

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Carmelo Anthony — Police Escort Against Policy … NYPD Says

We Did Not Authorize Police Escort … NYPD Says EXCLUSIVE The NYPD tells TMZ Sports … it 100% did NOT authorize a police escort for Carmelo Anthony through the streets of New York City Friday evening … despite footage that appears to show otherwise.  The NY Knicks star just posted footage shot from inside of a car … which is ...

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APNewsbreak: police foil plot to kill people at mall

By ROB GILLIES, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) — A senior police official said Friday police foiled a plot by two suspects who were planning on going to a mall and killing as many people as they could before killing themselves on Valentines Day in Halifax. The official told The Associated Press the suspects were on a chat stream and were ...

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Police issue arrest warrant for Punxsutawney Phil

Ben HooperMERRIMACK, N.H., Feb. 11 (UPI) — New Hampshire police said they issued an arrest warrant for the country’s most famous groundhog for failing to disclose the extent of the lasting winter. Latest News – UPI.com

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Egypt soccer violence revives scrutiny of police

A pickup truck bursts into flames as a riot breaks out outside of a soccer match between Egyptian Premier League clubs Zamalek and ENPPI at Air Defense Stadium in a suburb east of Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015. The riot broke out Sunday night outside of the major soccer game, with a stampede and fighting between police and fans ...

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Police: 2 dead in murder-suicide at University of S.C.

Nation News February 5, 2015 2:05 PMBy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS advertisement | advertise on newsday The University of South Carolina says shots have been fired at its new School of Public Health in downtown Columbia. The school issued two alerts on the shooting via its emergency system and Twitter on Thursday. The alerts said people should seek safe shelter and remain ...

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Police: Plane, helicopter collide in Maryland

Updated October 23, 2014 5:45 PMBy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Travel deals FREDERICK, Md. – A fire department official says three people were killed and two others were injured when an airplane and a helicopter collided in midair at Frederick Municipal Airport in Maryland. Capt. Kevin Fox of Frederick County Fire and Rescue says the collision occurred at 3:40 p.m. He ...

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Missouri police preparing for grand jury decision

October 24, 2014 5:53 AMBy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS In this file photo people defy a curfew before smoke and tear gas was fired to disperse a crowd protesting the shooting of teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Missouri police, in advance of a grand jury decision on whether to charge a white police officer who fatally shot a black 18-year-old, ...

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Police: Man used chainsaw on family vacation home

Ben HooperLIDKOPING, Sweden, Oct. 23 (UPI) — A Swedish man whose parents gave their vacation home to his brother is accused of causing $ 98,000 in damage to the house with a chainsaw. Latest News – UPI.com

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