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NYC mayor has his police detail pull over texting driverNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he was happy to be a "citizen patrol" when he directed his police detail to pull over a texting driver on the FDR Drive in Manhattan
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Prosecutors: Man had more than 56,000 child porn filesA Philadelphia man who worked at a suburban pediatric center has admitted collecting thousands of child pornography videos and images
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Police call officer's shooter a suspect in missing-wife casePolice in Alabama say an armed robbery suspect killed during a shootout with police was a suspect in the disappearance of his wife seven years ago
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Le Phuc Hai, 66, left, and To Gia Huy, 9, have Trump and Kim haircuts in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019.  U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have become the latest style icons in Hanoi, a week before their second summit is to be held in the capital city of Vietnam.(AP Photo/Hau Dinh)
10 Things to Know for TodayAmong 10 Things to Know: Possible peace declaration looms large over Trump-Kim summit; Deadly crackdown stokes fear among protesters in Venezuela; AP Analysis: Sanders may not need 2016 magic to be 2020 force
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Man Tips Servers $22K in Hotel Bar, Gets ArrestedJoel Boyers was removed from the JW Marriot bar in Nashville on Monday and charged with public intoxication and possessing a firearm while intoxicated, but some people there will still remember him fondly: Before he was arrested, he tipped his servers $22,000. Police say they were contacted by the...
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'Bullied' MAGA Hat Teen Sues Washington Post for $250MThe teenager at the center of the Lincoln Memorial incident that sparked a massive controversy last month is suing the Washington Post for $250 million—and his lawyers say it is "only the beginning." The suit filed in federal court in Kentucky on behalf of 16-year-old Nicholas Sandmann claims the...
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Teen seen beaten by police in video is released from custodyA teen seen beaten by Delaware police in a video of his arrest has been released from custody
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Horrific Testimony Heard in Case of Missing Colo. MomColorado man Patrick Frazee was ordered to stand trial for the murder of fiancee Kelsey Berreth on Tuesday after gruesome testimony was delivered at a court hearing. Colorado Bureau of Investigation Agent Gregg Slater testified that former nurse Krystal Jean Lee Kenney, who had been having an affair with Frazee,...
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Trump Steps Up Rail Feud With CaliforniaIn what California Gov. Gavin Newsom calls "clear political retribution," President Trump attacked the state's troubled high-speed rail project Tuesday, a day after California joined a lawsuit against his emergency declaration . The Transportation Department said Tuesday that it plans to cancel a $929 million federal grant to the California High-Speed...
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In this Aug. 19, 2002 photo, Dr. Aaron Shirley, left, and Dr. James Anderson share a private laugh after the conclusion of ceremonies naming the Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center in Jackson, Miss., in honor of Anderson. Anderson died Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 at age 82 at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He had worked for more than 50 years to provide health care in low-income, uninsured and minority communities. Anderson was one of the first three African-American doctors to earn full hospital privileges in the Mississippi State Medical Association. (J.D. Schwalm/The Clarion-Ledger via AP)
Mississippi doctor, civil rights pioneer James Anderson diesMississippi physician and civil rights pioneer James Anderson has died at age 82
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Nurse charged in fatal drug-swap error to appear in courtA Tennessee nurse charged with criminal homicide after a medication error killed a patient is scheduled to appear in court
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FILE - In this undated photo provided by the New York City Police Department, Det. Brian Simonsen is shown. The New York City police detective killed by friendly fire last week in Queens is being laid to rest. Simonsen's funeral Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at the Roman Catholic Church of St. Rosalie in Hampton Bays is expected to draw thousands of people, including police officers and more than 500 New York City firefighters. (New York City Police Department via AP, File)
Funeral being held for NYC detective killed by friendly fireA New York City police detective killed by friendly fire last week in Queens is being laid to rest
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