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Teen Dies After 911 Dispatcher Allegedly Hangs Up on Caller

Originally posted 07/28/2015 11:40PM

[EMBEDCODE {}] An investigation has been launched after a 911 dispatcher allegedly hung up on a woman asking for help after her friend was shot.

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Aurora Theater Shooting: James Holmes' Father Calls His Son "An Excellent Kid"

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Aurora Theater Shooting: James Holmes' Father Calls His Son "An Excellent Kid"

Originally posted 07/28/2015 09:00PM

The father of convicted Colorado movie theater shooter James Holmes spoke out for the first time in three years when he took the stand at his son's sentencing hearing on Tuesday.

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Teen Boy Lured 8-Year-Old Girl into Apartment, Murdered Her, Santa Cruz Police Chief Says

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Teen Boy Lured 8-Year-Old Girl into Apartment, Murdered Her, Santa Cruz Police Chief Says

Originally posted 07/28/2015 08:05PM

A 15-year-old boy lured 8-year-old Madyson "Maddy" Middleton into his parent's apartment where he murdered her and then tossed her body into a trash container at their apartment complex, a Santa Cruz Police Chief said Tuesday.

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Married High School Cop Charged with Allegedly Having Sex with Underage Student in Cemeteries

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Married High School Cop Charged with Allegedly Having Sex with Underage Student in Cemeteries

Originally posted 07/28/2015 01:55PM

Joshua Spratt was a decorated cop.

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Former Stripper Charged in Man's 1995 Murder and Dismemberment After Witness Comes Forward 20 Years Later

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Former Stripper Charged in Man's 1995 Murder and Dismemberment After Witness Comes Forward 20 Years Later

Originally posted 07/28/2015 12:10PM

The secret of what happened to an Alabama man who went missing 20 years ago may have finally been answered.

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Joyce Mitchell Pleads Guilty to Helping Convicted Murderers Escape from N.Y. Prison

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Joyce Mitchell Pleads Guilty to Helping Convicted Murderers Escape from N.Y. Prison

Originally posted 07/28/2015 11:20AM

Joyce Mitchell quietly wiped away tears at her court appearance on Tuesday, where she pleaded guilty for her role in helping convicted murderers Richard Matt and David Sweat escape prison in early June.

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'Austin and Perry, We're Coming for You': Rescuers Hopeful They'll Find 14-Year-Old Boys Who Went Missing on Florida Fishing Trip

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UpdatePosted 07/28/2015 11:20AM

'Austin and Perry, We're Coming for You': Rescuers Hopeful They'll Find 14-Year-Old Boys Who Went Missing on Florida Fishing Trip

Originally posted 07/28/2015 09:05AM

Captain Alfredo Cortez was on his way from New York to Bimini in a corporate-owned yacht on Sunday evening when he got the message from the Coast Guard: Two 14-year-old boys had gone missing while on a fishing trip in the area through which he was now traveling.

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Aurora Theater Massacre: James Holmes' Sister Describes How He Changed After the Shooting

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Aurora Theater Massacre: James Holmes' Sister Describes How He Changed After the Shooting

Originally posted 07/28/2015 11:15AM

The sister of convicted murderer James Holmes took the stand in a Centennial, Colorado, court on Monday, her voice cracking as she answered questions.

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Sandra Bland Case: Special Investigators Assigned to Waller County Sheriff's Department After Her Death in Jail Cell

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Sandra Bland Case: Special Investigators Assigned to Waller County Sheriff's Department After Her Death in Jail Cell

Originally posted 07/28/2015 10:00AM

As Sandra Bland's family and friends search for answers after the Illinois woman was found dead in a Texas jail cell three days after a routine traffic stop, the local sheriff has named an independent investigator to review what happened.

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Alleged Serial Killer Shot Dead by Sex Worker Was Carrying List of 6 Other Women When He Died: Cops

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Alleged Serial Killer Shot Dead by Sex Worker Was Carrying List of 6 Other Women When He Died: Cops

Originally posted 07/28/2015 09:30AM

Neal Falls, the alleged serial killer who was killed by a Charleston, West Virginia, sex worker last week, was carrying a list of six other women's names in his pocket when he died.

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