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September 24, 2018

Officer accused of killing man in wrong apartment is fired: Chief

iStock/Thinkstock(DALLAS) -- A Dallas police officer charged with manslaughter in the wrong apartment fatal shooting of a man was fired Monday morning, according to an email sent by Police Chief Rene Hall. Officer Amber Guyger, 30, "engaged in adverse conduct" when she fatally shot Botham Jean, 26, ..
September 24, 2018

Elderly man found alive in apartment days after fire ravages DC senior living facility

Cpl. Damon A. Mclean/Marine Corps.(WASHINGTON) -- A 74-year-old man has been found alive in an apartment building in Washington, D.C., five days after it was nearly gutted by fire, officials said. The senior citizen was found by crews that had been hired by the building's owners to evaluate the..
September 24, 2018

Bill Cosby’s sentencing hearing begins with debate over his designation as a sexually violent predator

Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images(NORRISTOWN, Pa.) -- A sentencing hearing for comedian Bill Cosby began Monday as women who say he drugged and physically took advantage of them, including one he was convicted of sexually assaulting, filled a Pennsylvania courtroom to watch the first major celebrity..
September 24, 2018

6-year-old boy with autism vanishes at park, search area expands

Gastonia Police Department(GASTONIA, N.C.) -- A massive search effort is underway in North Carolina where a young boy with autism vanished over the weekend after going to a local park with his father. The search for 6-year-old Maddox Ritch ramped up on Sunday as the FBI joined more than two dozen lo..