Month: November 2015

5 Shot Near Jamar Clark Protest Site In Minneapolis

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5 Shot Near Jamar Clark Protest Site In Minneapolis MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The family of a black man who was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer has called for supporters protesting the killing to move on to "the next step," after five people were shot near the site of the dayslong demonstration. No one was seriously injured in the shooting late Monday. It wasn't immediately clear who was behind the attack. A witness to the shooting,... [...]

Suicide Vest Found In Paris Similar To The Ones Used In Terror Attacks

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Suicide Vest Found In Paris Similar To The Ones Used In Terror Attacks BRUSSELS (AP) — A street cleaner found an explosive vest similar to those used in the Paris attacks on Monday near the place where a suspect's mobile phone had been found, raising the possibility that he aborted his mission, either ditching a malfunctioning vest — or fleeing in fear. The discovery of the vest came as Belgium's prime minister cited a "serious and... [...]

Gunmen open fire during Walgreens robbery in southwest Miami-Dade

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Gunmen open fire during Walgreens robbery in southwest Miami-DadeMIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. - Police are searching for two gunmen who were caught on surveillance video opening fire during a Halloween robbery inside a Walgreens in southwest Miami-Dade County.The robbery was reported Halloween evening at a Walgreens on the corner of Southwest 112th Avenue and Southwest 232nd Street.Surveillance video showed the robbers wearing hooded sweatshirts... [...]

Miami-Dade Police Department using technology to fight crime

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Miami-Dade Police Department using technology to fight crime DORAL, Fla. - The Miami-Dade Police Department is still making improvements to its Real Time Crime Center."We're the first real-time crime center in the southeastern United States," Detective Romelio Martinez said.Launched in January, the RTCC is staffed with a team of seasoned crime fighters. The analysts help with ongoing investigations and the detectives monitor police calls as... [...]

What This Not-So-Evil Stepmom Has Learned From Decades Of Parenting

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What This Not-So-Evil Stepmom Has Learned From Decades Of Parenting On her site The Evil Stepmother Speaks, Barbara Goldberg gives stepparents the kind of practical, actionable advice she wishes someone had offered her when she became a stepmom over two decades ago. In this week's Blended Family Friday installment, Barbara -- who also blogs for HuffPost -- shares what she and her husband Bruce have learned from raising their family. Hi... [...]