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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding

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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding

- MEBANE, N.C. — A Georgia man died a day after his wedding after he crashed into a utility pole while riding an ATV on Wednesday in Mebane. A spokesman for the North Carolina State Highway Patrol said 26-year-old Denzel Poole was speeding in excess of 80 mph moments prior to the crash. Investigators said Poole was illegally driving a Yamaha Raptor down an interstate before he crashed into a utility pole about two miles away on Highway 119 in Mebane

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5 people dead after being electrocuted at water park

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5 people dead after being electrocuted at water park

- A community is mourning after five people died after a tragedy at a water park pool in Turkey.

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Grand jury says Portland officer justified in fatal shooting

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Grand jury says Portland officer justified in fatal shooting

- PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A grand jury has cleared a Portland police officer who used deadly force last month against a man who was armed with a utility knife. The Multnomah County District Attorney's Office said Friday the grand jury found Officer Samson Ajir used a "lawful exercise of self-defense" in the fatal shooting of 24-year-Terrell Johnson. Officers responded May 10 after a 911 caller reported that a man was acting erratically and threatening people at a light-rail station

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Grand jury says Portland officer justified in fatal shooting

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Grand jury says Portland officer justified in fatal shooting

- PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A grand jury has cleared a Portland police officer who used deadly force last month against a man who was armed with a utility knife. The Multnomah County District Attorney's Office said Friday the grand jury found Officer Samson Ajir used a "lawful exercise of self-defense" in the fatal shooting of 24-year-Terrell Johnson. Officers responded May 10 after a 9-1-1 caller reported that a man was acting erratically and threatening people at a light-rail station

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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding

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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding

- MEBANE, N.C. — A Georgia man died a day after his wedding after he crashed into a utility pole while riding an ATV on Wednesday in Mebane. A spokesman for the North Carolina State Highway Patrol said 26-year-old Denzel Poole was speeding in excess of 80 mph moments prior to the crash. Investigators said Poole was illegally driving a Yamaha Raptor down an interstate before he crashed into a utility pole about two miles away on Highway 119 in Mebane

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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding

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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding

- MEBANE, N.C. — A Georgia man died a day after his wedding after he crashed into a utility pole while riding an ATV on Wednesday in Mebane. A spokesman for the North Carolina State Highway Patrol said 26-year-old Denzel Poole was speeding in excess of 80 mph moments prior to the crash. Investigators said Poole was illegally driving a Yamaha Raptor down an interstate before he crashed into a utility pole about two miles away on Highway 119 in Mebane

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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding

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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding

- MEBANE, N.C. — A Georgia man died a day after his wedding after he crashed into a utility pole while riding an ATV on Wednesday in Mebane. A spokesman for the North Carolina State Highway Patrol said 26-year-old Denzel Poole was speeding in excess of 80 mph moments prior to the crash. Investigators said Poole was illegally driving a Yamaha Raptor down an interstate before he crashed into a utility pole about two miles away on Highway 119 in Mebane

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Woman found dead near downtown Mobile identified; Police seeking the public's help

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Woman found dead near downtown Mobile identified; Police seeking the public's help

- A woman found dead on the morning of June 16 in Mobile has been identified as 37-year-old Eppie Farris by the Mobile Police Department. When officers responded to the 1000 block of Caroline Avenue they located Farris deceased. Anyone with information about the homicide or who may have seen Farris on the day of the incident can contact Mobile police at 251-721-0507

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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding

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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding

- MEBANE, N.C. — A Georgia man died a day after his wedding after he crashed into a utility pole while riding an ATV on Wednesday in Mebane. A spokesman for the North Carolina State Highway Patrol said 26-year-old Denzel Poole was speeding in excess of 80 mph moments prior to the crash. Investigators said Poole was illegally driving a Yamaha Raptor down an interstate before he crashed into a utility pole about two miles away on Highway 119 in Mebane

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500-pound sturgeon found dead at Klamath Lake, likely 60-70 years old

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500-pound sturgeon found dead at Klamath Lake, likely 60-70 years old

- KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has a pretty amazing fish tale to share. A nearly 10-foot long sturgeon was found dead near the Keno Dam at Klamath Lake Thursday. Wildlife officials say the fish is an estimated 500 pounds, and anywhere from 60-70 years old. ODFW says the female sturgeon was likely one of 221 transplanted to the lake from the Columbia River in 1958

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Man, woman charged with murder in Dibble man’s shooting death

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Man, woman charged with murder in Dibble man’s shooting death

- PURCELL, Okla. – Two people accused of a bizarre murder have officially been charged in the case. Earlier this month, authorities began investigating after a body was found near Dibble in McClain County. The body was found behind the home wrapped in sheets with an apparent gunshot wound to the head. After being unable to contact David Allen for several days, a friend and Allen’s son went to the home on June 12, and eventually found the body

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Teen dies after falling from San Francisco cliff

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Teen dies after falling from San Francisco cliff

- SAN FRANCISCO A young woman died Thursday after she lost her footing while walking near steep cliffs in San Francisco and fell, according to multiple reports. The 17-year-old, who was not identified, was with another teen and an adult when she went off the trails near the Legion of Honor Museum, KGO reported. San Francisco fire spokesman Lt. Jonathan Baxter told SFGate

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Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day

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Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day

- Nylah Lewis died Friday morning, hospital staff say. A 16-month-old Brooklyn girl died Friday after she allegedly was beaten by her dad on Father’s Day. Hospital staff told news outlets that Nylah Lewis died Friday morning. Shaquan Taylor was accused of beating her in a Coney Island apartment, leaving her in a coma with skull fractures and bleeding of the brain, WCBS-TV reported

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Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day

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Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day

- Nylah Lewis died Friday morning, hospital staff say. A 16-month-old Brooklyn girl died Friday after she allegedly was beaten by her dad on Father’s Day. Hospital staff told news outlets that Nylah Lewis died Friday morning. Shaquan Taylor was accused of beating her in a Coney Island apartment, leaving her in a coma with skull fractures and bleeding of the brain, WCBS-TV reported

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Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day

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Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day

- Nylah Lewis died Friday morning, hospital staff say. A 16-month-old Brooklyn girl died Friday after she allegedly was beaten by her dad on Father’s Day. Hospital staff told news outlets that Nylah Lewis died Friday morning. Shaquan Taylor was accused of beating her in a Coney Island apartment, leaving her in a coma with skull fractures and bleeding of the brain, WCBS-TV reported

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Man charged with killing Walker County 19-year-old pleads not guilty

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Man charged with killing Walker County 19-year-old pleads not guilty

- A man charged with murder in the shooting and beating death of a Walker County teenager has pleaded not guilty. The body of 19-year-old Hawkins was found in a wooded area on the side of River Road on Feb. 16, 2016, days after his family reported him missing. His body was wrapped in a blanket. During a preliminary hearing last year, police said Reese was in a relationship with both Hawkins and Hawkins' mother, Daphne Webb

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Man found barefoot and bloody outside Baltimore apartment charged in girlfriend's fatal stabbing, shooting

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Man found barefoot and bloody outside Baltimore apartment charged in girlfriend's fatal stabbing, shooting

- A 32-year-old man arrested barefoot and bloody after breaking into a neighbor's apartment in Northwest Baltimore is being charged with the killing of his 23-year-old girlfriend, police say. William Mason is accused of shooting and stabbing Khaya Lambert early Wednesday morning inside the apartment they shared. Police first arrived on scene, in the 3900 block of Liberty Heights Ave., after a neighbor in the same building said he heard a crash and found Mason on his kitchen floor with a knife in hand

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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding
ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding MEBANE, N.C. — A Georgia man died a day after his wedding after he crashed into a utility pole while riding an ATV on Wednesday in Mebane. A spokesman for the North Carolina State Highway Patrol said 26-year-old Denzel Poole was speeding in excess of 80 mph moments prior to the crash. Investigators said Poole was illegally driving a Yamaha Raptor down an interstate before he crashed into a utility pole about two miles away on Highway 119 in Mebane   Read More ...
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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding
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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding
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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding
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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding
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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding
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ATV driver dies after slamming into utility pole day after his wedding
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Grand jury says Portland officer justified in fatal shooting
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500-pound sturgeon found dead at Klamath Lake, likely 60-70 years old
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Turkey Water Park: Five People Electrocuted In Pool, Two Adults And Three Children Killed
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Man, woman charged with murder in Dibble man’s shooting death
Man, woman charged with murder in Dibble man’s shooting death PURCELL, Okla. – Two people accused of a bizarre murder have officially been charged in the case. Earlier this month, authorities began investigating after a body was found near Dibble in McClain County. The body was found behind the home wrapped in sheets with an apparent gunshot wound to the head. After being unable to contact David Allen for several days, a friend and Allen’s son went to the home on June 12, and eventually found the body   Read More ...
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Trucker killed in crash on I-70
Trucker killed in crash on I-70 An Ohio truck driver was killed Friday morning in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 70 in Fulton County, state police said. Trooper Seth Sprague said Ira Martin Jr., 58, of Columbus, was eastbound when he lost control of his tractor-trailer on a curve in Bethel Township just before 2:30 a.m. The rig went into the median, spun 90 degrees and rolled onto its side, sliding 250 feet, Sprague said   Read More ...
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Teen dies after falling from San Francisco cliff
Teen dies after falling from San Francisco cliff SAN FRANCISCO A young woman died Thursday after she lost her footing while walking near steep cliffs in San Francisco and fell, according to multiple reports. The 17-year-old, who was not identified, was with another teen and an adult when she went off the trails near the Legion of Honor Museum, KGO reported. San Francisco fire spokesman Lt. Jonathan Baxter told SFGate   Read More ...
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Man killed by King County deputy was carrying a pen, not a knife as initially reported
A 20-year-old man, fatally shot by a sheriff’s deputy last week after he reportedly stabbed at a Burien homeowner’s door and charged deputies with what was believed to be a knife, was actually carrying a pen, the King County Sheriff’s Office said Friday. The sheriff’s office originally reported that Tommy Le had a sharp object and advanced on two deputies around midnight on June 13   Read More ...
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The Latest: Family demands retrial of cop in man's slaying
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the murder retrial of a white former police officer in Ohio (all times local): The family of the unarmed black motorist who died after he was shot by a white Ohio police officer in a traffic stop is demanding a third trial. Audrey DuBose, mother of the victim Sam Dubose, said in a statement that prosecutors made a "strong presentation" in the murder trial of former officer Ray Tensing but the family is "outraged" a second jury failed Friday to convict him   Read More ...
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Seattle police spokesman plays video game while talking about fatal shooting of Charleena Lyles; video removed
Seattle police spokesman plays video game while talking about fatal shooting of Charleena Lyles; video removed A video showing Seattle police Officer Sean Whitcomb talking about the fatal police shooting of Charleena Lyles — while he was playing a video game — has been removed from the department’s Twitch and YouTube accounts. The video, first posted Thursday, was part of a weekly outreach effort by the Seattle Police Department called “,” in which three department public-information officers play the multiplayer, first-person shooter game “Destiny” and talk about police-related issues   Read More ...
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Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day
Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day Nylah Lewis died Friday morning, hospital staff say. A 16-month-old Brooklyn girl died Friday after she allegedly was beaten by her dad on Father’s Day. Hospital staff told news outlets that Nylah Lewis died Friday morning. Shaquan Taylor was accused of beating her in a Coney Island apartment, leaving her in a coma with skull fractures and bleeding of the brain, WCBS-TV reported   Read More ...
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Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day
Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day Nylah Lewis died Friday morning, hospital staff say. A 16-month-old Brooklyn girl died Friday after she allegedly was beaten by her dad on Father’s Day. Hospital staff told news outlets that Nylah Lewis died Friday morning. Shaquan Taylor was accused of beating her in a Coney Island apartment, leaving her in a coma with skull fractures and bleeding of the brain, WCBS-TV reported   Read More ...
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Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day
Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day Nylah Lewis died Friday morning, hospital staff say. A 16-month-old Brooklyn girl died Friday after she allegedly was beaten by her dad on Father’s Day. Hospital staff told news outlets that Nylah Lewis died Friday morning. Shaquan Taylor was accused of beating her in a Coney Island apartment, leaving her in a coma with skull fractures and bleeding of the brain, WCBS-TV reported   Read More ...
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Empty 18-Pack of Beer Found in Car Connected to Fatal Crash: Police
A 59-year-old North Haven woman is dead after a crash in New Haven last night and police said they found an empty 18-pack of beer in the car that struck the motorcycle she was on. Police also said the suspect left the scene and was later found in a shirt that was covered in vomit. Officers responded to a motorcycle crash at Chapel and East streets at 11:12 p   Read More ...
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Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day
Baby dies after dad allegedly beat her on Father's Day Nylah Lewis died Friday morning, hospital staff say. A 16-month-old Brooklyn girl died Friday after she allegedly was beaten by her dad on Father’s Day. Hospital staff told news outlets that Nylah Lewis died Friday morning. Shaquan Taylor was accused of beating her in a Coney Island apartment, leaving her in a coma with skull fractures and bleeding of the brain, WCBS-TV reported   Read More ...
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Man charged with killing Walker County 19-year-old pleads not guilty
Man charged with killing Walker County 19-year-old pleads not guilty A man charged with murder in the shooting and beating death of a Walker County teenager has pleaded not guilty. The body of 19-year-old Hawkins was found in a wooded area on the side of River Road on Feb. 16, 2016, days after his family reported him missing. His body was wrapped in a blanket. During a preliminary hearing last year, police said Reese was in a relationship with both Hawkins and Hawkins' mother, Daphne Webb   Read More ...
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‘He took my baby from me’: 16-month-old Brooklyn baby dies after being beaten into a coma on Father’s Day
‘He took my baby from me’: 16-month-old Brooklyn baby dies after being beaten into a coma on Father’s Day A 16-month-old girl who was allegedly beaten by her her teenaged father on a Father’s Day visit died early Friday at a Brooklyn hospital. According to the New York Daily News, 16-month-old Nylah Lewis was admitted to a hospital on last Sunday suffering from multiple skull fractures and bleeding on the brain. The baby was reportedly assaulted by 19-year-old Shaquan Taylor, who will likely now face murder charges   Read More ...
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