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Some Asking City Leaders To Issue State Of Emergency

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Violence in Baltimore continues to surge, with at least three more shootings Friday night — one of them fatal. The number of victims just keeps climbing. 295 more words


Northglenn Officer Recovering At Home, Suspect ID Released

NORTHGLENN, Colo. (CBS4)– The Northglenn Police officer who was shot twice during a narcotics raid on Thursday has been released from the hospital. The suspect shot and killed by officers has been identified. 221 more words


HEATHER MAC DONALD: The New Nationwide Crime Wave

Wall Street Journal — The consequences of the ‘Ferguson effect’ are already appearing. The main victims of growing violence will be the inner-city poor.

The nation’s two-decades-long crime decline may be over. 89 more words


Westfield teen hospitalized after being stabbed in fight

WESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A teenage girl stabbed in Westfield was apparently part of a pre-arranged fight involving seven other girls.

According to the Associated Press, Westfield Police said that the fight at a playground Thursday night involved some girls from Westfield and some from Springfield. 28 more words


The Quarrel (My First Ever English Ghazal...)

Although the ghazal is an absolutely spellbinding form of poetry traditionally written in either Persian or Urdu, I decided to attempt one in English because: 325 more words

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Man Suspected Of Pickpocketing Woman Riding Muni In Wheelchair, May Be Targeting Other Passengers

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – Surveillance video on a San Francisco Muni bus shows a pickpocket preying on a woman in a wheelchair. Police believe the man is behind a string of similar crimes targeting the elderly. 231 more words


2 Teenage Minneapolis Carjacking Suspects Charged

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Hennepin County Attorney’s office charged two young men Friday with robbery and possession of a gun after a carjacking Thursday in Minneapolis… 95 more words