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Hillsboro man dies in car crash on wet pavement

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Hillsboro man dies in car crash on wet pavement

- A Hillsboro man died in a car crash in Jefferson County after losing control of his car on wet pavement early Thursday morning. James Dixon, 27, was driving on northbound Highway 67 at Highway 61 at about 1:49 a.m. when he lost control of his car, according to Missouri Highway Patrol Troop C. The car struck a concrete median and a traffic signal base
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Man was killed by 3 teens during attempted robbery: police

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Man was killed by 3 teens during attempted robbery: police

- Swatara Township Police have released new details regarding a homicide reported Wednesday night on North 69th Street. According to police, the death of Dion Walker, 20, of Harrisburg, occurred during an attempted robbery of Dion by three other young men, who have been identified as Demetrius Aquino, 18, Ricardo McClure, 16, and Chiara Snyder-Harvey, 14. All three have been charged with criminal homicide, robbery and conspiracy
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Man dies after chase, climbing crane, taking off clothes

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Man dies after chase, climbing crane, taking off clothes

- A stolen vehicle suspect led authorities on a bizarre chase that ended with him climbing a high crane at the Port of Los Angeles, staying up there for hours and then plummeting to his death.
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Candles, hymns for woman killed in racial violence - Reuters TV

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Candles, hymns for woman killed in racial violence - Reuters TV

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Arrest made in death of woman killed in Greenwich tractor trailer crash

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Arrest made in death of woman killed in Greenwich tractor trailer crash

- GREENWICH, Conn. (WTNH)– A New Jersey tractor trailer driver was arrested Wednesday in the death of a woman who was killed in a Greenwich crash last December. Police say Jeffrey Bodnar turned himself into Greenwich Police after being involved in a fatal crash on December 16th. Christina Ann Vomoca, 38, of Stamford, was killed after a tractor trailer, driven by Bodnar, failed to stop at a red light at the bottom of a I-95 exit ramp
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State Police trooper suspended 14 weeks in fatal crash but not charged in motorist's death

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State Police trooper suspended 14 weeks in fatal crash but not charged in motorist's death

- A Louisiana State Police trooper has been suspended 14 weeks without pay for his role in a fatal crash in Pointe Coupee Parish in which he had been driving 111 mph — more than twice the posted speed limit. The disciplinary action, decided last week, comes about four months after a grand jury declined to charge the trooper, Christopher R. Kelley, with negligent homicide in the death of 64-year-old Henry Baise
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73-year-old woman killed in head-on Trussville crash

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73-year-old woman killed in head-on Trussville crash

- A 73-year-old woman is dead after a head-on crash in Trussville. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office on Thursday identified the victim as Shirley Rotenberry. She lived in Pinson. The accident happened at 8:40 a.m. Wednesday on Deerfoot Parkway between Husky Drive and Deerfoot Crossings Drive. Authorities said Rotenberry was traveling westbound when, for unknown reasons, she veered into oncoming traffic. The crash remains under investigation by Trussville police
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Man found dead in Lawndale fire that spread to 3 buildings, police say

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Man found dead in Lawndale fire that spread to 3 buildings, police say

- A man was found dead in a burning building early Thursday in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said.
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Teen Charged After Fatal Shooting, Deadly Crash In Hartford Expected In Court

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Teen Charged After Fatal Shooting, Deadly Crash In Hartford Expected In Court

- The city teen charged in connection with the shooting death of a 63-year-old man and a stolen vehicle crash that killed another woman is expected Thursday to appear before a judge. Deykevious Russaw, 18, will be arraigned on murder and conspiracy charges stemming from the slaying of Jeff Worrell, who police say was an innocent man struck by a stray bullet while sitting a North End park bench on July 16
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Baby dolphin dies after mob of beachgoers play with it, take pictures

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Baby dolphin dies after mob of beachgoers play with it, take pictures

- Mojácar, Spain — An animal rescue group in Spain is condemning a group of beachgoers whose actions reportedly led to the death of a baby dolphin. According to Equinac, a baby dolphin was stranded on the beach Aug. 11 in Mojácar when a massive amount of "curious" people began to surround the animal. Adults and children touched, photographed and passed the dolphin around
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Man found dead in Lawndale house fire

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Man found dead in Lawndale house fire

- A man was found dead inside a burning vacant home early Thursday in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side, according to officials. The fire started about 3 a.m. in the 1800 block of South Drake Avenue, Chicago police said. The initial call to officials reported a fire in an alley on Central Park Avenue, but responding firefighters found the fire in a two-story brick building on Drake Avenue
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Baby dolphin dies after mob of beachgoers play with it, take pictures

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Baby dolphin dies after mob of beachgoers play with it, take pictures

- Mojácar, Spain — An animal rescue group in Spain is condemning a group of beachgoers whose actions reportedly led to the death of a baby dolphin. According to Equinac, a baby dolphin was stranded on the beach Aug. 11 in Mojácar when a massive amount of "curious" people began to surround the animal. Adults and children touched, photographed and passed the dolphin around
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Baby dolphin dies after mob of beachgoers play with it, take pictures

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Baby dolphin dies after mob of beachgoers play with it, take pictures

- Mojácar, Spain — An animal rescue group in Spain is condemning a group of beachgoers whose actions reportedly led to the death of a baby dolphin. According to Equinac, a baby dolphin was stranded on the beach Aug. 11 in Mojácar when a massive amount of "curious" people began to surround the animal. Adults and children touched, photographed and passed the dolphin around
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Baby dolphin dies after mob of beachgoers play with it, take pictures

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Baby dolphin dies after mob of beachgoers play with it, take pictures

- Mojácar, Spain — An animal rescue group in Spain is condemning a group of beachgoers whose actions reportedly led to the death of a baby dolphin. According to Equinac, a baby dolphin was stranded on the beach Aug. 11 in Mojácar when a massive amount of "curious" people began to surround the animal. Adults and children touched, photographed and passed the dolphin around
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Baby dolphin dies after ‘hundreds’ of beachgoers take photos, play with it

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Baby dolphin dies after ‘hundreds’ of beachgoers take photos, play with it

- MOJACAR, Spain – A baby dolphin separated from its mother died after “hundreds” of people passed it around, taking photos and playing with it in the shallow water off a busy Spanish beach Friday, according to local nonprofit marine rescue group Equinac. Pictures show bathers lifting the “frightened and weak” calf out of the water and stroking the dolphin – one child appears to inadvertently cover its blowhole with his hand
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Deaths in Haverhill likely murder-suicide, officials say

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Deaths in Haverhill likely murder-suicide, officials say

- HAVERHILL, N.H. — A man and woman whose bodies were found Tuesday morning in Haverhill died in an apparent murder-suicide, officials said Wednesday. The bodies of Crystal Lewis, 44, and Robert Taylor, 45, were found in Lewis' home at 154 Pine Park Road. The Attorney General's Office said autopsies showed that Lewis and Taylor both died of single gunshot wounds to the head
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  • Suspect falls to death from atop crane at Los Angeles port
    Suspect falls to death from atop crane at Los Angeles port

    , siouxcityjournal.com

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A suspected car thief has died after he fell from a loading crane over the Port of Los Angeles. City fire officials say the man fell about 160 feet to his death Wednesday night. It's not clear whether he jumped or fell. Police spotted the man driving an SUV reported stolen from a San Bernardino car dealership
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  • Update: Church issues follow-up statement about its position on racism
    Update: Church issues follow-up statement about its position on racism

    , deseretnews.com

    One person was killed and more than a dozen injured when a car slammed into a throng of counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, during a white nationalist rally on Saturday, Aug. 12. The Church released a statement on Sunday, Aug. 13, then released the following update on Tuesday, Aug. 15: It has been called to our attention that there are some among the various pro-white and white supremacy communities who assert that the Church is neutral toward or in support of their views
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  • Winchester mourns selectman killed in crash
    Winchester mourns selectman killed in crash

    , wmur.com

    WEBVTT PEOPLE SAY HE WAS A RARE ANDSPECIAL PERSON WHO CARED GREATLYFOR THIS TOWN.>> JUST TOTAL SHOCK.NOTHING ANYBODY EXPECTED.REPORTER: ROBERT LEUSTEK'S NAMEPLATE STILL SITS ON A TABLEINSIDE THE BOARD OF SELECTMENMEETING ROOM IN WINCHESTER, HISFELLOW MEMBERS NOW TRYING TOPROCESS THE NEWS HE HAS DIED.>> HE WAS THE FIRST ONE IFSOMEBODY SAID THEY NEEDEDSOMETHING DONE, HE WOULD STANDUP AND SAY I'LL DO IT
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  • Teen Charged After Fatal Shooting, Deadly Crash In Hartford Expected In Court
    Teen Charged After Fatal Shooting, Deadly Crash In Hartford Expected In Court

    , courant.com

    The city teen charged in connection with the shooting death of a 63-year-old man and a stolen vehicle crash that killed another woman is expected Thursday to appear before a judge. Deykevious Russaw, 18, will be arraigned on murder and conspiracy charges stemming from the slaying of Jeff Worrell, who police say was an innocent man struck by a stray bullet while sitting a North End park bench on July 16
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  • Coroner: 1-year-old died of drug overdose in Butler County
    Coroner: 1-year-old died of drug overdose in Butler County

    , wlwt.com

    BUTLER COUNTY, Ohio — A 1-year-old child has died of an apparent drug overdose, the Butler County Coroner confirms. Dorrico Dawaun Brown Jr. was found unresponsive at a home on Vanderveer Ave. in Hamilton on May 17, according to a coroner's report. According to a coroner's report released Wednesday, the 1-year-old died of a drug overdose. He died due to the toxicity of several drugs -- including oxycodone, diphenhydramine and alprazolam
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