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Police hail store clerk as ‘true hero’ after helping woman escape alleged kidnappers

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Police hail store clerk as ‘true hero’ after helping woman escape alleged kidnappers

ABC(STANISLAUS COUNTY, Calif.) — Police credited a “quick-thinking” gas station clerk in California for helping a woman escape a group of men who allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted her.Police in Stanislaus County, California, called the clerk,…

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Arrest made in 30-year-old child murder in Indiana after DNA match

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Arrest made in 30-year-old child murder in Indiana after DNA match

FBI(FORT WAYNE, Ind.) —  Police arrested an Indiana man on Sunday for the rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl who was found dead in a ditch 30 years ago.John Miller, 59, was arrested on Sunday morning after DNA evidence linked him to the rape a…

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CVS manager calls police on black woman over coupon

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CVS manager calls police on black woman over coupon

ABC News(CHICAGO) — A black woman said a CVS store manager in Chicago called the police after questioning the legitimacy of her coupon — and posted the confrontation on social media in a video that has gone viral.Camilla Hudson told ABC News that whe…

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3 police officers shot in Kansas City, rifle-wielding suspect killed: Officials

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3 police officers shot in Kansas City, rifle-wielding suspect killed: Officials

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) — A man suspected in a murder shot three police officers in Kansas City, Missouri, during a confrontation that began at a motel Sunday afternoon and ended with him being shot dead during a gunfight at a nearby home he had briefly ba…

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‘Peace Day’ declared in honor of young poet who delivered inspirational messages before his death

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‘Peace Day’ declared in honor of young poet who delivered inspirational messages before his death

ABC News(ROCKVILLE, Md.) — At a Peace Day celebration today in Rockville, Maryland, Mattie T. J. Stepanek was remembered.The memory of the boy, who died when he was 13 years old in 2004 of a rare form of muscular dystrophy, was honored Saturday by Sta…

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Woman survives a week after crashing 200 feet off cliff in California

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Woman survives a week after crashing 200 feet off cliff in California

Monterey County Sheriff’s Office(LANCASTER, Calif.) — An Oregon woman has a spectacular story of survival to tell after she crashed her Jeep off a cliff and survived for a week before being discovered by hikers on Friday.Andrea Hernandez, 23, was repo…

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Chicago police release bodycam footage of fatal shooting

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Chicago police release bodycam footage of fatal shooting

ABC News(CHICAGO) — Chicago police released video of a fatal shooting on Sunday, one day after a local man’s death ignited protests in the city, clashes with cops and resulted in the officer being placed on desk duty.The protests Saturday led to multi…

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Chicago police officer placed on desk duty after fatal shooting sparks protests

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Chicago police officer placed on desk duty after fatal shooting sparks protests

ABC News(CHICAGO) — Chicago police shot and killed a man Saturday night igniting protests in the city, clashes with cops and resulting in the officer being placed on desk duty just hours after the shooting. The protests led to multiple officers being …

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Government defends ‘truncating’ vetting process to reunite immigrant families

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Government defends ‘truncating’ vetting process to reunite immigrant families

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — The Department of Health and Human Services defended its decision to implement a less-stringent vetting process in order to more quickly reunite the thousands of children and parents separated by the Trump administration’s “zero…

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Hot, windy weather takes over parts of western US

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Hot, windy weather takes over parts of western US

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Some of the hottest weather so far this summer is hitting parts of the West.In the last two days, temperatures have been near 100 degrees in the Pacific Northwest. It was 97 degrees in Portland, Oregon, and 99 degrees in Salem, Or…

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