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February 20, 2019

Police: If Jussie Smollett doesn’t speak to authorities, they will resort to ‘other methods’ for accountability

Gabriel Olsen/Getty Images(CHICAGO) -- While Chicago police officials confirmed to ABC News on Wednesday that authorities are maintaining a dialogue with Jussie Smollett's attorneys, they remain anxious to re-interview the actor himself. "We are hopeful that we’ll have a chance to ask the quest..
February 20, 2019

Supreme Court unanimously rules to limit states’ ability to seize private property involved in a crime

DNY59/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- In a unanimous decision, the U.S. Supreme Court moved Wednesday to limit states’ ability to seize private property involved in a crime, saying the forfeitures are subject to Eighth Amendment protection against excessive fines. Tyson Timbs, a 37-year-old recovering opioid ..
February 20, 2019

DNA leads to man’s arrest 46 years after murder of 11-year-old Linda O’Keefe: ‘We have never forgotten Linda’

Newport Beach Police(NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.) -- A man has been arrested through DNA and genetic genealogy in the decades-old cold case killing of 11-year-old Linda Ann O’Keefe, who was strangled to death in Southern California in 1973, authorities said. O'Keefe was last seen alive on July 6, 197..
February 20, 2019

Officers mourn NYPD detective slain by friendly fire: ‘Brian lived to protect all New Yorkers’

tillsonburg/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Grieving officers of the New York Police Department gathered Wednesday at an emotional funeral for Detective Brian Simonsen who was killed by friendly fire while responding to a robbery last week. Simonsen, 42, and his partner "made the decision to move toward the dan..