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Waldo suspends 2 police chiefs after quota claims

WALDO, Fla. (AP) – The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it’s no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph becomes 55 mph; 55 becomes 45; then goes back to 55; then back down to 45; to 55 again and eventually, 35 mph. 768 more words

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Bristol bank robber sought by police

BRISTOL, Conn. (WTNH) — Right now, Bristol police officers are looking for the suspect wanted in a bank robbery.

It happened at the TD Bank on Broad Street in Bristol on Sunday. 84 more words

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IRS warns of continued agent impersonation scams

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The Internal Revenue Service says thieves continue to impersonate IRS agents and demand bogus payments, despite prior warnings about the scam. 157 more words

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Two people dead and two more injured after shooting near motorcycle club

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A shooting late Sunday night in the street outside a biker club near 40th Street North and Coosa Street has left two people dead and two people in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 68 more words

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Elderly woman killed during home burglary

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.(WIAT)–Birmingham Police are investigating the death of an Avondale woman.

Lt. Sean Edwards tells WIAT 42 News a neighbor discovered the woman’s body Sunday afternoon after they noticed her residence was open and decided to check on her. 107 more words

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Six juveniles picked up after police foil burglary

WICHITA, Kansas – Wichita police report that six juveniles were taken for investigations after authorities were tipped off that the group intended to rob a local business. 101 more words

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