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Strasbourg shooting suspect: An ex-convict tracked by police

Interested in France? Cherif Chekatt, the alleged extremist on the run after a deadly shooting at France’s most famous Christmas market, had been on police radar and had more than two dozen convictions for crimes like robbery and other violence in three European countries. Officials released details Wednesday about Chekatt, 29, as police fanned out […]

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Dramatic video shows child jumping from burning apartment

Three police officers played heroes in Texas on Monday when they came upon an apartment engulfed in flames and a family stuck on the second floor. Officers David Fields and Corey Jones from the Balch Springs Police Department were two of the first people on the scene and immediately realized a mother and her son […]

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CIA once secretly implanted mind-control devices in dogs’ brains

The CIA created remote-controlled dogs by operating on their brains during a bizarre mind-control experiment, according to freshly declassified documents. During the top-secret 1963 project, researchers implanted a device inside six canines’ skulls and guided them through an open field, according to documents posted on The Black Vault, a website specializing in declassified government records. […]

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Melting ice placed outside gallery to show reality of climate change

Blocks of melting ice are placed outside London’s Tate Modern to show reality of climate change Scandinavian artist Olafur Eliasson has placed blocks of ice outside Tate Modern  The blocks have been shipped over from the Nuup Kangerlua fjord in Greenland  Ice Watch, a Minik Rosing collaboration, will be on display until December 20  Visitors […]

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Necrophilia fantasist 'drugged a woman into a coma for days so he could repeatedly rape her while pretending she was dead'

Accused "necrophilia fantasist" Edgardo Nieves allegedly walked into a police station in Wisconsin to confess to the sick acts. But he is now denying all charges after the case arrived in court, according to local reports. The Waukesha man initially admitted to repeatedly drugging and raping an unconscious woman, a criminal complaint states, according to […]

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Three dead and 13 injured in Strasbourg shooting

‘Terror’ at Christmas market: Islamist who shot dead three people and wounded 13 in Strasbourg had been identified as ‘a threat to the state’ it is revealed as manhunt continues Three people killed and 13 injured when gunman opened fire at Strasbourg Christmas Market last night  A manhunt is underway for the gunman, 29-year-old local […]

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Michigan boy raising money for friend’s gravestone gets wish

Interested in Be Inspired? A 12-year-old Michigan boy who’d been working odd jobs to raise money for a gravestone for his best friend is getting his wish. Funeral home owner David Techner was moved after reading The Detroit News’ story about Kaleb Klakulak and decided to donate a headstone. Kaleb had been best friends since […]

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Arrest made in Cobourg convenience store robbery

Cobourg police have arrested a man in connection with an armed robbery of a convenience store in November. On Nov. 1 around 7:20 a.m., police say a man entered the Mac’s Milk on King Street West. He indicated to an employee that he had a firearm, but it wasn’t visible. The employee suffered minor injuries […]