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This undated photo released by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office shows Charles Toney. An attorney for the 25-year old says hospital records prove he suffered a collapsed lung and fractured ribs, nose and finger during his arrest on an outstanding warrant on Dec. 3, 2018. But the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018 that medical staff who checked Toney after his arrest found none of those injuries. (Hamilton County Sheriff's Office via AP)
Prosecutor drops charges against handcuffed, beaten manA Tennessee prosecutor says authorities have dismissed charges against a black man who was filmed being struck by a white police officer while he was handcuffed earlier this month
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Ex-caretaker of bone-strewn cemetery appears in courtA former cemetery caretaker has appeared in court to face charges that she allegedly allowed new graves to be placed over old graves and approved the disposal of old headstones and human remains
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Finial swiped from conservatory dome returned, gift wrappedA golden ball swiped from the top of the conservatory at St. Paul's Como Park has been returned _ gift wrapped in a giant Christmas stocking
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FILE - This July 19, 2002, file photo, shows the Mackinac Bridge that spans the Straits of Mackinac from Mackinaw City, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, establishing a panel to oversee a hotly disputed tunnel that will house an oil pipeline beneath the waterway linking Lake Huron and Lake Michigan. Snyder acted Wednesday, a day after the Republican-dominated Michigan Legislature gave the bill final approval. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
New Michigan panel to consider Great Lakes pipeline tunnelA recently established state panel could give final approval to a proposed oil pipeline tunnel beneath a crucial section of the Great Lakes
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Wrongful conviction doppelganger case settled for $1.1MKansas will pay $1.1 million to a Missouri man who spent nearly 17 years in prison for a robbery that he argued was committed by his doppelganger
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Cops: Girl Told by Mom to 'Hurry' Under Train DiesJoy Frances Collins didn't want to miss her bus home, so the California mom asked her children to do something they'd done many times before, police say—and now her young daughter is dead. Per Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer, Collins, her 9-year-old son, and 8-year-old Joyanna (spelled by some...
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Texas teen gets 12 years in prison for stabbing classmateA former high school student has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for cutting the throat of a classmate at a Fort Worth high school
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In this Aug. 2, 2018, file photo, taken from video provided by WKEF, authorities work at the Wright-Patterson Air Force base in Ohio amid reports of an active shooter at the base. The Ohio Air Force base  plans to release its findings on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018, into a chaotic "active shooter" false alarm after a 911 call to base security. (WKEF via AP)
Air Force to release report into 'active shooter' reactionAir Force base in Ohio plans to release its findings into a chaotic "active shooter" false alarm after 911 call to base security
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Man Fools Package Thieves With Farting Glitter BombMark Rober felt violated when a package was stolen off his doorstep a few months back, so he decided to get revenge—in a big way. Rober, an engineer who has worked on NASA's Curiosity Rover, joined forces with a friend who makes custom circuit boards to create a high-tech...
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Police: Attentive student stops school shooting plotPolice say an attentive student helped foil an alleged school shooting plot at a Vermont middle school
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Employees look at monitors at Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018. Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday, as traders mulled over the Federal Reserve's interest rate decision and weaker-than-expected Japanese trade data. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
The Latest: Markets edge up as investors eye Fed decisionStock markets are up slightly as investors look ahead of an expected rate hike by the Federal Reserve.
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FILE - In this March 14, 2018, file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks during a hearing on school safety on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rubio is calling on Florida officials to formally pardon four young African-American men who were wrongly accused of raping a white woman nearly 70 years ago. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
Florida's US Sen. Marco Rubio seeks pardon for Groveland 4U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is calling on Florida officials to formally pardon four young African-American men who were wrongly accused of raping a white woman nearly 70 years ago
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