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Cops 'Not Guilty' In Beating, Tasering Death Of Mentally Ill Homeless Man
Two former Fullerton, California, cops charged with killing a schizophrenic homeless man, Kelly Thomas, in 2011 were found not guilty of all charges today. Kelly Thomas' father, Ron Thomas, told the Los Angeles Times he is "stunned" by the verdict. Read more...
Update: Retired Police Captain Charged After Florida Movie Theater Shooting
Two people were shot when a gunman opened fire in a west Florida movie theater Monday, authorities said. Read more...
Rick Santorum Compares Obamacare To Apartheid
Most tone deaf reaction to Nelson Mandela's passing officially goes toooooo....Rick Santorum. Read more...
Update: Homeowner Stands His Ground, 'Accidentally' Shoots Teen In The Face
A black Michigan teen is dead after seeking help when she suffers a late night auto accident. Read more...
After Nearly 10 Year Legal Battle, Widow Nears Return Of Husband's Heart
A Texas appeals court ruled Thursday against the hospital that has been blocking Linda Carswell from retrieving the heart of her husband, who had died unexpectedly while in the hospital’s care in 2004. Read more...

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UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres said Syria had become "a disgraceful humanitarian calamity with suffering and displacement unparalleled in recent history." He added that "the only solace is the humanity shown by the neigh Read more...
UPDATE: 95-Year-Old Nursing Home Resident Dead After Police Confrontation
John Warna threatened paramedics, staff and police with a cane, metal shoehorn and butcher knife, authorities said Read more...
No Justice, No Peace: Remembering Pfc. LaVena Johnson
Army investigators ruled that LaVena committed suicide by firing her M-16 automatic rifle into her mouth. Her body was found beside the rifle in a contractor's storage tent on a U.S. military base, a trail of blood leading away from her tent, and a gunshot wound that seemed inconsistent with suicide. Read more...
Protesters angry over the George Zimmerman verdict blocked a Los Angeles freeway on Sunday night, while about 80 marched to the CNN building in Hollywood just after midnight Monday, causing police to declare an unlawful assembly. Read more...
Randy Udall, brother of Colorado Senator Mark Udall, has been found dead in a remote area of the Rocky Mountains, apparently from natural causes, according to a statement from the lawmaker. Read more...