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Man in Elf Costume Arrested After Being Found Passed Out in Running Van

Man in Elf Costume Arrested After Being Found Passed Out in Running Van

Originally posted 12/21/2014 07:10PM

Police say an elf on the sauce is facing drunken driving charges in New Jersey.

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Horror in Brooklyn: Families Mourn Police Officers Killed by Gunman Seeking Revenge

Horror in Brooklyn: Families Mourn Police Officers Killed by Gunman Seeking Revenge

Originally posted 12/21/2014 05:00PM

Those closest to the police officers fatally shot Saturday in what authorities are calling a revenge killing are expressing their sorrow and loss.

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Police Searching for Parents of 3-Year-Old Girl Abandoned at Los Angeles Mall

Police Searching for Parents of 3-Year-Old Girl Abandoned at Los Angeles Mall

Originally posted 12/21/2014 02:30PM

Los Angeles police are looking for the parents of a 3-year-old girl who was dropped off at the Grove's valet parking area – and never picked up.

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Horror in Brooklyn: Police Officers Assassinated in Gunman's Ambush

Two New York City Police Officers Assassinated in Gunman's Ambush

Originally posted 12/21/2014 08:45AM

Two uniformed New York City police officers were gunned down Saturday afternoon while they sat in a marked police car by a gunman authorities say was seeking revenge.

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Mother of Children Found Stabbed to Death in Australia Arrested

UpdatePosted 12/19/2014 06:50PM

Mother of Children Found Stabbed to Death in Australia Arrested

Originally posted 12/19/2014 02:45PM

Police investigating the horrific scene where eight children were found stabbed to death in Australia have arrested the 37-year-old mother of seven of the children for the murders.

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Michigan Man Guilty of Killing Wife in Trial that Exposed His Secret S&M Lifestyle

Bob Bashara Guilty of Killing Wife in Trial that Exposed His Secret S&M Lifestyle

Originally posted 12/19/2014 06:00PM

Bob Bashara's once-respectable reputation crumbled for good Thursday when a jury found the former Michigan businessman with a string of S&M mistresses guilty of murdering his wife.

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Babysitter's Story of Masked Intruders Unravels as She's Charged in Strangulation Death of 5-Year-old

Babysitter's Story of Masked Intruders Unravels as She's Charged in Strangulation Death of 5-Year-old

Originally posted 12/19/2014 05:30PM

The call was chilling.

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Wisconsin Judge Rules Slender Man Stabbing Suspects Okay to Stand Trial

Wisconsin Judge Rules Slender Man Stabbing Suspects Okay to Stand Trial

Originally posted 12/19/2014 11:00AM

Two Wisconsin girls, both 12 years old at the time they allegedly stabbed a friend nearly to death to satisfy the mythical Slender Man character, have been judged competent to stand trial.

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14 Arrested for Roles in 'Filthy' Steroid Operation that Led to Fatal Infections

14 Arrested for Roles in 'Filthy' Steroid Operation that Led to Fatal Infections

Originally posted 12/18/2014 08:00PM

A sweeping 73-page indictment unveiled Dec. 17 blames the co-founders and 12 employees of a Massachusetts company for running and profiting from an unsafe steroid-making operation that led to fatal infections across the country in 2012.

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Serial Has Ended, and the Internet Is Not Happy

Serial Has Ended, and the Internet Is Not Happy

Originally posted 12/18/2014 06:50PM

Everyone's favorite heinously addictive podcast, Serial, drew to a close Thursday, and boy are people freaking out.

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