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Vandalism and Looting Erupts Following Vigil for Missouri Teen Shot by Police

Vandalism and Looting Erupts Following Vigil for Missouri Teen Shot by Police

Originally posted 08/11/2014 03:00PM

A candlelight vigil for an unarmed black man who was fatally shot by a suburban St. Louis police officer was followed by unrest as crowds looted and burned stores, vandalized vehicles and taunted officers who tried to block access to parts of the city.

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Michigan Boy, 12, Accused of Murder Pleads Not Guilty

Michigan Boy, 12, Accused of Murder Pleads Not Guilty

Originally posted 08/11/2014 12:00PM

A 12-year-old Michigan boy accused of fatally stabbing a 9-year-old boy on a playground has pleaded not guilty to murder.

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Hundreds Mourn Slain 6-Year-Old Girl at Vigil

Hundreds Mourn Slain Washington Girl at Vigil

Originally posted 08/09/2014 02:20PM

Several hundred people turned out Friday night for a vigil to honor a 6-year-old Washington girl found murdered several days after she disappeared from her Bremerton-area home.

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Body Found Believed to Be Missing Washington Girl

FBI Search Team Finds Body Believed to Be Missing Washington Girl

Originally posted 08/08/2014 04:15PM

Now that authorities believe they have found the body of 6-year-old Washington girl Jenise Wright, who vanished from her home last weekend, they are focusing on a criminal investigation of her death.

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Fashion Victim: Thieves Swipe $1 Million in Luxury Goods from 3-Story Closet

Thieves Steal $1 Million in Handbags & Jewelry from Woman's Three-Story Closet

Originally posted 08/08/2014 08:05AM

When Theresa Roemer returned home after a dinner out with her husband on Aug. 1, she noticed that something was very wrong. There was shattered glass on the floor of her bedroom – someone had broken into her Houston-area house and pilfered items from her closet.

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Missing Oregon Mom's Death Was a Suicide: Police

Missing Oregon Mom Jennifer Huston's Death Ruled a Suicide: Police

Originally posted 08/07/2014 03:30PM

The Oregon mother of two whose July 24 disappearance rallied her family and community in a hopeful search died of suicide by asphyxiation, police said Wednesday.

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Michigan Boy, 9, Killed by 12-Year-Old Boy in Playground Stabbing

Michigan Boy, 9, Killed by 12-Year-Old Boy in Playground Stabbing

Originally posted 08/06/2014 12:10PM

A 9-year-old boy was fatally stabbed by a 12-year-old boy at a playground in Western Michigan on Monday.

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Change Your Password: Russian Hackers Reportedly Hit 420,000 Websites

Russian Hackers Hit 420,000 Websites: Report

Originally posted 08/06/2014 07:50AM

Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published Tuesday.

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The Wire Star Anwan Glover Stabbed at D.C. Nightclub

Anwan Glover Stabbed at D.C. Nightclub

Originally posted 08/04/2014 07:20AM

Authorities say actor Anwan Glover, known for playing a gang member in the TV series The Wire, has been treated for a laceration after he reported being stabbed and kicked at a nightclub in the nation's capital, according to multiple reports.

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Ohio Man Convicted of Killing Mother, Living with Her Corpse for 6 Months

Michael Petrie Convicted of Killing Mother and Living with Her Corpse for 6 Months

Originally posted 08/03/2014 02:00PM

It all started with a simple request.

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