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Dancing cop sparks BLM backlash

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Community reaction is beginning to pour in to a national Black Lives Matter chapter's criticism of the First Step Cook Out last Sunday that brought local Black Lives Matter supporters and the Wichita Police Department.Read more

Democratic National Convention kicks off Monday in Philadelphia

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The Democratic National Convention gets underway Monday in Philadelphia, and the city is preparing for much bigger demonstrations than the Republican convention last week in Cleveland.Read more

2 dead, at least 17 wounded in Fort Myers nightclub shooting

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Two people are dead and at least 17 are wounded after a shooting at a nightclub in Fort Myers, Fla.Read more

Four killed in crash involving Dallas Cowboys bus

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The bus was headed to Las Vegas to greet fans before continuing on to Los Angeles.Read more

Connecticut plane crash caught on camera

Connecticut plane crash caught on camera

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A small plane crashed into a home in Connecticut early Sunday, seriously injuring the pilot.The video shows the plane falling from the sky in a small town near the city of New Haven.Investigators say it appears the plane had mechanical trouble shortly after taking off from a nearby airport.According to Connecticut State Police, the plane apparently tried to turn back towards the airport before crashing.The homeowner, Norman Hanenbaum, was inside at the time of the crash. Unbelievably, he escaped without injury.Read more

Ind. man accused of stealing Fla. man's identity 22 years ago

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Richard Hoagland assumed the name Terry Symansky in 1994, according to police. That man actually drowned in Florida back in 1991.Read more

Apparent lightning strike causes collapse of Chicago train station

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The apparent strike caused a number of small explosions near the station. A portion of the station collapsed.Read more

University of Florida linebacker helps stop sexual battery

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Miami native Cristian Garcia told police he was taking out the trash at the bar where he works early Thursday morning when he spotted a man and woman by the dumpsters. At first he thought they were having consensual intercourse, but as he got closer, he noticed the girl was unconscious.Read more

CDC to award Indiana $766,000 to help battle Zika virus

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The funding will support efforts to monitor the virus, strengthen labs and improve mosquito control and monitoring.Read more

Repairman ties up young kids, assaults mother inside Florida home

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A repairman was arrested Saturday after beating a woman and tying up her kids at a West Palm Beach home while he was at the house on a scheduled repair call.Read more

Bernie Sanders issues statement on DNC chair resignation

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Sanders said in his statement that "the party leadership must always remain impartial in the presidential nominating process, something which did not occur in the 2016 race.Read more

Indiana lags behind other states for women in public office

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Women are underrepresented in elected office throughout the U.S. but Indiana lags behind other states in several respects.Read more