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December 12, 2017 - 4:35 pm
(NEW YORK) -- When officers made a routine probation visit to a Tennessee man, they found what they say were five pipe bombs and the materials to make more. The probation officer and an accompanying Marion County Sheriff’s deputy paid Christopher Owens, who turned 32 that day, a visit at his Allen...
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December 12, 2017 - 3:34 pm
(ATLANTA) -- An Atlanta police officer shot and injured a man who appeared to be armed with a weapon and was attempting to access a middle and high school, officials said. School officials contacted the Atlanta Public Schools Police Department when they saw the man enter school grounds and approach...
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December 12, 2017 - 2:24 pm
(NEW YORK) -- ’Staff Sgt. Andrew Smith will spend his first Christmas away from his 3-year-old daughter this year, but he was not forgotten from his family’s Christmas card. Smith, a nearly 10-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, was Photoshopped into a card with his wife, Andrea Smith, and their...
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December 12, 2017 - 1:26 pm
(LOS ANGELES) -- A man was killed on Monday night after he was carjacked and run over by his own vehicle in Los Angeles, police said. The carjacking occurred inside a parking structure in the 600 block of South Carondelet Street at about 6:25 p.m., police said. The victim -- whose name or age was...
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December 12, 2017 - 12:54 pm
(DES MOINES) -- An Iowa school bus became engulfed in flames this morning, killing the driver and a student who were on board, according to authorities. The bus began its route about 7 a.m. in the farm town of Oakland before backing out of one home's driveway and landing in a ditch where it caught...
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December 12, 2017 - 12:43 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Twenty-four hours after a homemade explosive was detonated in a New York City subway passageway, New Yorkers are back to their daily routines -- including walking through that same tunnel on their way to work. The Monday morning explosion occurred in an underground passageway near the...
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December 12, 2017 - 12:23 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- To get on a plane, passengers have to go through TSA checks, but rail and bus stations have little security presence, leaving travelers more vulnerable. To address the issue without creating long lines and elaborate checkpoints, The Department of Homeland Security is trying to...
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December 12, 2017 - 12:16 pm
(NEWTOWN, Conn.) -- Shannon Watts, a mother of five who became a gun control activist in the wake of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, thought her advocacy work was going to be over shortly after it began. On December 15, 2012, the day after 20 students and six educators were killed by...
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December 12, 2017 - 11:29 am
(NEW YORK) -- The explosive device detonated in the New York City subway system Monday morning did not fully shatter but had the ability to impose more injuries, according to a law enforcement source. Authorities called the homemade device an "improvised low-tech explosive" that was attached to the...
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