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February 6, 2019

Postal worker killed in one of two shootings on major highway in Illinois

WLS-TV(CHICAGO) -- A U.S. postal worker was shot and killed while driving on a major highway in Illinois on Monday night, authorities said. Tamara Clayton, a 55-year-old mail handler at the Chicago International Military Service Center facility, was on her way to work when she was shot on Interstate..
February 6, 2019

Uncertainty reigns in Virginia as Northam remains conflicted, Fairfax denies allegation

gnagel/iStock(RICHMOND, Va.) -- The state of Virginia was mired in uncertainty Tuesday as its governor remained conflicted over his political future following the revelation that a racist photo appeared in his 1984 medical school yearbook, and his lieutenant governor continued to vehemently deny an ..
February 5, 2019

Police officer justified in fatal mall shooting of ‘EJ’ Bradford: Alabama AG

Evgen_Prozhyrko/iStock(HOOVER, Ala.) -- An Alabama police officer was justified in killing a legally-armed 21-year-old African-American man while responding to a shooting allegedly committed by someone else at a mall on Thanksgiving night, Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall ruled on Tuesday. Ma..
February 5, 2019

Young woman’s bound body discovered in suitcase along Connecticut road: Police

Evgen_Prozhyrko/iStock(GREENWICH, Conn.) -- A young woman's bound body was discovered in a suitcase along the side of a road in Greenwich, Connecticut, police said. The woman, whose identity was not released, was believed to be between the ages of 18 and 30, Greenwich police officers said at a ..