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Family and friends grieve after young father killed in weekend crash

Messages of condolence have poured into the family of a father of two after friends and relatives learned he’d been killed in a crash early Saturday. 306 more words

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Recent Child Abuse Case Has Advocates Calling For Change

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Child advocates gathered for a noon rally Friday in the courtyard of the Allegheny County Courthouse.

“I’m sick and tired of seeing, reading, or hearing about innocent children being killed, or nearly killed by the very people who are supposed to be protecting them,” says Joanna Huss, a CYF Advisory Board member and mother of two children. 342 more words

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Black males 21x more likely to die in police shootings than whites

A recent analysis of federal data on fatal police shootings by investigative non-profit ProPublica showed that young black males were 21 times more likely than their white peers to  263 more words

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New York Wrongful Death Trial | New Upper East Side Crane Fall

New York wrongful death trial a new upper east crane fall. After a criminal discharge and a once-derailed wrongful death trial, a construction crane owner on Thursday again faced a civil trial in a crane collapse accident that killed two workers and helped spur new crane safety rules. 335 more words

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San Francisco Police Increase Traffic Citations, Reduce Traffic Fatalities

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — San Francisco police wrote 62 percent more traffic tickets this year than they did last year. The increase is part of stepped-up effort aimed at keeping pedestrians safe under the Vision Zero program. 203 more words

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