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February 2, 2019

Police seize $2M in drugs after trucks tried to avoid border checkpoint

Maricopa County Sheriff's Office(GILA BEND, Ariz.) -- Authorities in Arizona announced on Friday the seizure of two massive truckloads of marijuana and methamphetamine worth $2 million and the arrests of three suspects in the case. The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office said on Wednesday nig..
February 2, 2019

Major storm could bring flash flooding, mudslides to Southern California

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A major Pacific storm moving onshore in California on Saturday morning will bring numerous hazards, including a high risk for flash flooding along the Southern California coast. Heavy rain will move into parts of the Los Angeles and San Francisco metropolitan regions Saturday m..
February 2, 2019

‘SIM swapping’ indictment in Manhattan spotlights tech-savvy fraud targeting crypto-currency owners

Bronek Kaminski/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A tech-savvy bank robber wore no mask and carried no gun -- but used the little chip inside a smartphone to steal untold thousands of dollars in what is becoming an increasing popular strain of e-fraud, according to the Manhattan District Attorney’s office. ..
February 2, 2019

Burglars take off with $300K in cash and jewelry after ransacking LA mansion

Jack Berman/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- It appeared to be a well-planned heist. Burglars smashed their way into a multi-million dollar Los Angeles mansion, ransacked the home, and somehow managed to take a 1,000-pound safe with $300,000 worth of money and jewelry inside. Records show the home belon..