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January 24, 2019

5 women gunned down in Florida bank in apparent ‘random act’: Police

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(SEBRING, Fla.) -- Five people -- all women -- were gunned down inside a Florida bank in an apparent "random" mass shooting, police said Thursday. Authorities raced to the SunTrust Bank in Sebring, Florida, on Wednesday afternoon after 21-year-old Zephan Xaver allegedly killed..
January 24, 2019

Gen. Colin Powell shares roadside good deed encounter on Facebook

Daniel Zuchnik/WireImage(WASHINGTON) -- Retired four-star Gen. Colin L. Powell took to Facebook and called on the nation to “take care of each other” after a roadside encounter with one former Afghanistan civilian employee. Powell was driving down Interstate 495 on his way the Walter Reed National M..
January 24, 2019

Superintendent faces fraud charges after claiming student as son at doctor’s office

Madison County Sheriffs Office(ELWOOD, Ind.) -- The superintendent of a public school district in central Indiana turned herself in to police after claiming a student as her son when taking him to see a doctor. Casey Smitherman returned to her job as superintendent of Elwood Community Schools on Thu..
January 24, 2019

St. Louis police officer kills another officer in accidental shooting: Authorities

kali9/iStock(ST. LOUIS) -- An off-duty police officer was accidentally shot and killed by another officer in St. Louis early Thursday morning, authorities said. The accidental shooting occurred around 1 a.m. local time after two off-duty officers stopped by one of their homes during their shift. Ano..