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Heavily armed police officers exit the Costco following a shooting inside the wholesale warehouse in Corona, Calif.,  Friday, June 14, 2019.  A gunman opened fire inside the store during an argument,  killing a man, wounding two other people and sparking a stampede of terrified shoppers before he was taken into custody, police said. The man involved in the argument was killed and two other people were wounded, Corona police Lt. Jeff Edwards said.  (Will Lester/Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG via AP)
The Latest: Family: Costco shooting victim a 'gentle giant'A cousin of the man shot and killed by an off-duty police officer at a Costco Wholesale warehouse store in Corona says he was a "gentle giant" who was mentally disabled
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Phoenix police chief apologizes to family over incidentPhoenix's police chief has publicly apologized to members of a family after a video was released showing police officers pointing guns and yelling profanities while responding to a report of shoplifting
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In this June 13, 2019 photo, a migrant woman reads a Bible as she rests inside the Portland Exposition Building in Portland, Maine. Maine's largest city has repurposed the basketball arena as an emergency shelter in anticipation of hundreds of asylum seekers who are headed to the state from the U.S. southern border. Most are arriving from Congo and Angola. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Record number of African migrants coming to Mexican borderUndaunted by a journey over thousands of miles, people fleeing economic privation and human rights abuses in African countries are coming to the United States in unprecedented numbers
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Farmers Drown Their Sorrows in Beer and Fried ChickenIllinois farmers gathered to tell their tales of woe Thursday at—of all places—The Happy Spot. With heavy rains and record floods forcing them to leave millions of acres unseeded, corn farmers gathered with sellers of equipment, chemicals, and seed at the Deer Grove restaurant to swap stories over...
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This undated photo provided by the Orange County, N.C., Sheriff's Office shows Jataveon Dashawn Hall. The burglary suspect with a machete wound has been caught nearly two days after he slipped out of a hospital where he was being treated. (Orange County Sheriff's Office via AP)
Burglary suspect caught, had machete wound inflicted by boyAuthorities: Burglary suspect with a machete wound from run-in with an 11-year-old boy has been caught, days after he slipped out of a hospital where he was treated for head wound
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This undated photo provided by the Harris County Sheriff's Office shows former Grace Family Baptist Church pastor Stephen Bratton, 43. The former Southern Baptist pastor who supported legislation in Texas that would have criminalized abortions has been arrested on charges of child sex abuse, accused of repeatedly molesting a teenage relative over the course of two years. (Harris County Sheriff's Office via AP)
Ex-pastor in Texas accused of sexually abusing teen relativeA former Southern Baptist pastor who supported legislation in Texas that would have criminalized abortions has been arrested on charges of child sex abuse
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Surprise Candidates Surge in Latest Dem PollingA poll out of South Carolina reflects what's going on nationally: Joe Biden's numbers are dipping while Sen. Elizabeth Warren and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg are gaining ground—but not enough to take his place, the Post and Courier reports. Biden still holds a 20-point lead in the upcoming...
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Scores protest outside Florida detention center for kidsScores of people in South Florida protest outside a facility that has become the nation's biggest location for detaining immigrant children
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Ex-Judge's Reputation Takes So Many Hits, It's Hard to BeginThe media spotlight is falling on a former Ohio judge who's been outed as an alcoholic and linked to an alleged sex trafficking ring, USA Today reports. Over 2,700 cases overseen by William Marshall, a common pleas judge for 15 years, might be reconsidered in light of his behavior....
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Police: 4 family members shot, killed in West Des MoinesPolice are investigating the fatal shootings of four family members whose bodies were found in their Iowa home
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FILE - In a Feb. 12, 2014 file photo, Rep. Steve Hurst, R-Munford, watches discussion on the house floor in the Alabama Statehouse in Montgomery, Ala. Alabama lawmakers have approved legislation that would require certain sex offenders to be chemically castrated before being released on parole. The Alabama bill, sponsored by Republican Rep. Steve Hurst, would require sex offenders whose crimes involved children younger than 13 to receive the medication before being released from prison on parole. They would then be required to continue the medication until a judge decided they could stop.   (Mickey Welsh/Montgomery Advertiser via AP)
Alabama orders 'chemical castration' of some child molestersAlabama will require 'chemical castration' of some molesters, but law prompts legal, medical concerns
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Mom Tracks Down Daughter Trapped in Terrifying WreckA North Carolina mom is calling it a "miracle" after technology helped her find her missing daughter—who was trapped in a 25-foot ditch with serious injuries, the Charlotte Observer reports. Catrina Cramer Alexander says she got worried on June 7 when her 17-year-old daughter, Macy Smith, missed curfew and...
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