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Pilot who crashed his own home had hangar code

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Youd took the plane out of a hangar at the small Spanish Fork-Springville Airport, where there are no air towers or traffic control monitoring of who takes off or lands.Read more

Police chief defends Taser use on woman, 87, holding knife

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Martha Al-Bishara was charged with criminal trespass and obstructing an officer Friday.Read more

Couple accused of keeping food from sons, sitting on them

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Dakota County Court records say 41-year-old Blaine Busker and his 38-year-old wife, Donella Busker, are each charged with two misdemeanor counts of child abuse.Read more

Indiana animal shelter accused of freezing kittens to death

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An employee quit and spoke to authorities after the animal control officer twice asked her to put injured but alive kittens in a plastic bag and then into a freezer to...Read more


Police: Boy, 2, dies after fall from 24th-floor balcony

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Fairfax County police said in a statement Tuesday that an adult caregiver was helping another child in the apartment Monday afternoon when the 2-year-old boy fell to his...Read more

Superintendent accused of being serial pooper to receive $100,000 severance

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Kenilworth Public Schools will pay Thomas Tramaglini's full salary until he officially resigns at the end of September, according to a separation agreement signed in...Read more

Man who followed teen into restroom is beaten to death by girl’s father, police say

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Phoenix police say 40-year-old Melvin Harris is jailed on $100,000 bond on suspicion of second-degree murder.Read more

Suicide survivor becomes youngest face transplant recipient in U.S.

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Stubblefield doesn't remember the suicide attempt or any of the surgeries that followed to help mend her face. Her parents had to tell her what happened, and it shocked...Read more

Quadruple amputee beats the odds to walk down the aisle

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Quadruple amputees are rare, and Amanda Flores is one of only a few women in the world to have lost all four limbs.Read more

Former Baltimore officer indicted, accused of assaulting man

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Arthur Williams, who resigned a day after Saturday's confrontation, was charged with first- and second-degree assault, as well as misconduct in office, Baltimore State's...Read more

Report IDs over 300 "predator priests," more than 1,000 child victims

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Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said the two-year probe found a systematic cover-up by senior church officials in Pennsylvania and at the Vatican.Read more