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Officer won’t be charged in Tony Robinson shooting case

The Wisconsin police officer who shot and killed a 19-year-old unarmed biracial man won’t face criminal charges in the case. “I conclude that this tragic and unfortunate death was the result of a lawful use of deadly police force and that no charges should be brought against Officer Kenny in the death of Tony Robinson Read More…

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6 dead, hundreds injured after Amtrak train derails

Fighting to stay alive. Mourning the dead. And figuring out why this came to be — how an Amtrak train could suddenly derail, sending its cars and passengers flying. That was the stark reality Wednesday, as relatives raced to the sides of their injured loved ones and rescue workers and investigators scoured the mangled wreckage Read More…

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171 days after Tamir Rice shooting, sheriff says probe almost done

About a week after Tamir Rice’s mother and her legal team publicly asked how long it would take to finish the investigation into her son’s death, the Cuyahoga County sheriff said Tuesday — 171 days after the 12-year-old was shot — that his department is almost there. And that’s about it. Sheriff Clifford Pinkney provided Read More…