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Sheriff Says 'Affluenza' Teen Had Going Away Party Before Fleeing
December 29, 2015

Obtained by ABC News(NEW YORK) — Texas officials are convinced that Ethan Couch, the teen who killed four people in a…

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Chicago Cop Who Shot Laquan McDonald Pleads Not Guilty
December 29, 2015

Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune/TNS via Getty Images(CHICAGO) — Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to charges related…

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Missing Boy Found Minutes Before Search Became 'Body Recovery Mission'
December 29, 2015

Courtesy of Eric Nielsen(BLUFFDALE, Utah) — The 14-year-old Utah boy who was rescued after going missing this weekend during a hunting…

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Party Host Danielle Rollins' Home Targeted by Burglars
December 29, 2015

aijohn784/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) — Party hostess Danielle Rollins, a single mother, was at home in Buckhead, Atlanta, with her two children and…

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Traffic-Related Incidents Killed More Officers Than Firearms in 2015
December 29, 2015

John Roman/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) —  Traffic accidents killed more police officers in the line of duty in 2015 than firearms, according to…

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Prosecutor Abused, Manipulated Grand Jury Process, Tamir Rice Family Attorneys Say
December 28, 2015

iStock/Thinkstock(CLEVELAND) — Attorneys for the family of 12-year-old Tamir Rice say the local Ohio prosecutor abused and manipulated the Grand Jury…

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Grand Jury Declines to Indict Officers in Tamir Rice Shooting
December 28, 2015

Andy Katz/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images(CLEVELAND) — An Ohio grand jury has declined to indict two police officers in the death…

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Baby Survives After Man Allegedly Hit Pregnant Woman With Car on Christmas Eve
December 28, 2015

Chicago Police Department(CHICAGO) — A 22-year-old Chicago man was charged with aggravated DUI in connection with a deadly hit-and-run of a…

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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Cuts Vacation Short After Latest Police Shooting
December 28, 2015

iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is cutting his holiday vacation short to deal with the fallout from two people being…

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Dozens Dead After Week of Devastating Tornadoes, Flooding and Storms
December 28, 2015

iStock/Thinkstock(DALLAS) — At least 43 people were killed across seven states since Wednesday following days of severe weather, including flash floods…

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