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SPD using data on car prowls to fight the crime

SEATTLE — Car prowls can happen anywhere in the city; day or night and you only have to leave your car for a second.

“I went to my car and it looked like the window was open and I was surprised and when I opened it it was unlocked and when I got in there I could see it was rifled through and the phone was gone, car prowl victim Gregorio Bustamante said. 345 more words


Tensions boil as mom pickets over daughter's OD

VANCOUVER, Wash. (KOIN 6) — Amy Williams and some of her friends held picket signs outside of a Vancouver house where Williams said her teenage daughter overdosed. 313 more words

Editor's Pick

Court Sentences 2 To Death For Stealing Fowls

2 sentenced to death for stealing fowls in Osun

By Gbenga Olarinoye
OSOGBO—Justice Jide Falola of an Osun State High Court sitting in Okuku has sentenced two robbers to death for stealing fowls. 232 more words

[#19] My Darrling by Krystal McLean

I’m fascinated with books that could deliver a good taboo story to the mainstream crowd. I like it when authors can frame sensitive issues in such a way that we, readers, see it as though we can understand these situations when, in fact, we will never be able to relate to them. 290 more words


MexicoWatch: Protests, vigilantes, & kidnaping

We begin with another teleSUR report about the parents of the missing youths:

Ayotzinapa Parents Accuse Mexican Attorney General of Cover-Up

  • The parents of the forcibly disappeared students also say the president is repressing protests with an “iron fist” strategy.
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Man Fakes Heart Attack At Local Walmart While Friend Leaves With Cartload Of Toys

A bumbling pair of alleged robbers tried to get away with Yuletide shenanigans at their local Walmart in Lake Wales, Florida. Suspect Genard Dupree, 27, faked a heart attack, so that his accomplice… 212 more words


NOPD: Infinity driver steals 60 inch television

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) - New Orleans police are working an Infinity-driving, 60 inch television-stealing burglary case.

They say on Wednesday, December 10, a man pulled up to a house in the 1000 block of Esplanade Avenue in a dark-colored Infinity Q45. 113 more words