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  • nieuwWoman Scores Half-Court Shot, $500, Fiancé
    When Erin Tobin shoots, sometimes she really scores: The 30-year-old New Yorker and college basketball fan was watching her alma mater Siena take on Manhattan on Thursday night in Albany when she got the opportunity to take a half-court shot with a $…
    - 35 mins ago 19 Feb 17, 6:59pm -
  • nieuwWhat This Guy Wants to Do With Waste Is a Game Changer
    Elizabeth Royte recently headed out to a remote part of Yaphank, Long Island, to talk to a man she calls the "compost king of New York." His name is Charles Vigliotti, and Royte profiles him in the New York Times , explaining how the 63-year-old plan…
    - 1 hour ago 19 Feb 17, 6:33pm -
  • nieuwWeird Part of McDonald's Straw-Redesign Stunt: 'It Works'
    A new McDonald's marketing stunt has managed to catch the attention of tech and food blogs because of its weird premise: the redesign of the humble straw. The chain hired two respected engineering firms—people behind Google, NASA, and DARPA project…
    - 2 hours ago 19 Feb 17, 6:03pm -
  • nieuwGuy Practicing Parkour Tumbles 40 Feet Down Chimney
    A 26-year-old man says he was making a parkour video with friends when he fell 40 feet down the chimney of a downtown Denver apartment building, reports the AP . Dustin Hinkle tells KCNC-TV that he and a couple of friends were making a parkour video…
    - 2 hours ago 19 Feb 17, 5:31pm -
  • nieuwTrump References Sweden Attack, ABBA Jokes Ensue
    "We’ve got to keep our country safe," opined President Trump at his rally Saturday in Florida. "You look at what’s happening in Germany, you look at what’s happening last night in Sweden. Sweden, who would believe this? ... They’re having pro…
    - 2 hours ago 19 Feb 17, 5:06pm -
  • nieuwAfter 6 Years, NASA's Historic Launchpad Back in Business
    NASA's historic moonshot pad is back in business, reports the AP , after a SpaceX Falcon rocket blasted off Sunday morning from Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39A. It's carrying a load of supplies for the International Space Station. The launc…
    - 4 hours ago 19 Feb 17, 4:03pm -
  • nieuwMIA After Party: $65K Elk Head
    It's just not a good party until the stuffed animal head goes missing, and now the AP reports that police in Delaware are searching for a mounted elk's head valued at $65,000 that went missing from a home during what was apparently a heck of a party.…
    - 4 hours ago 19 Feb 17, 3:28pm -
  • nieuwMcCain: Silencing Media Is 'How Dictators Get Started’
    John McCain assessed President Trump's assertion that the "media is the enemy of the American People" with a blunt pronouncement: "That's how dictators get started," he told Meet the Press, per the Washington Post . "In other words, a consolidation o…
    - 5 hours ago 19 Feb 17, 3:04pm -
  • nieuwNumbers Guy Thinks He Can Spot Serial Killers
    When he worked as a reporter, Thomas Hargrove was known as a numbers guy, a data cruncher. Now in retirement at 61, that's even more true. Hargrove has made a national database on murders, using data from the FBI and police departments, and he's crea…
    - 6 hours ago 19 Feb 17, 2:03pm -


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  • nieuw6 ways beat officers can make a difference through community policing 
    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouSince community policing programs began popping up all over the nation in the late 1980s and early 1990s it has been simultaneously loved by some and hated by others within the ranks of law enforcement. There is now an effort t…
    - 7 hours ago 19 Feb 17, 1:00pm -
  • nieuwConn. trooper helps deliver baby over the phone
    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouBy Christine Dempsey The Hartford Courant HARTFORD, Conn. — Imani Crawford woke up in the middle of the night, her body wracked with painful contractions. They were coming every 3-4 minutes, even though her baby wasn't due unt…
    - 24 hours ago 18 Feb 17, 7:40pm -
  • La. K-9 finds missing autistic teen
    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouThe Advocate ST. TAMMANY, La. — A K-9 unit was credited with finding an autistic teenager who went missing in the woods near Lacombe on Tuesday night, the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office said. St. Tammany deputies were c…
    - 1 day ago 18 Feb 17, 7:24pm -
  • Miami-Dade commission upholds mayor's order to end county's 'sanctuary' status
    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouBy Adriana Gomez Licon Associated Press MIAMI — County commissioners in immigrant-rich Miami-Dade voted Friday to uphold their Cuban-born mayor's order to cooperate with federal immigration officials, drawing shouts of "shame…
    - 1 day ago 18 Feb 17, 7:03pm -
  • Bill would make killing first responders a death penalty crime
    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouAssociated Press CLEVELAND — A bill in the Ohio House would add killing a first responder or military member to the list of slayings eligible for the death penalty. The proposal from Rep. Dave Greenspan, a Republican from West…
    - 1 day ago 18 Feb 17, 7:00pm -
  • Man who allegedly killed Denver transit security officer says he supports Islamic State
    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouBy James Anderson and Colleen Slevin Associated Press DENVER — A former U.S. soldier accused of shooting and killing a transit guard in downtown Denver last month says he is a supporter of the Islamic State group, but investig…
    - 1 day ago 18 Feb 17, 6:42pm -
  • Ala. officer in critical condition, woman stable after crash
    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouThe Associated Press MONTGOMERY, Ala. — A Montgomery police officer and a woman were hurt in a two-vehicle crash in Montgomery. It happened Friday about 1 p.m. Police Chief Ernest Finley tells WSFA-TV the injured officer was i…
    - 1 day ago 18 Feb 17, 6:29pm -
  • NC major passes away unexpectedly
    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouBy PoliceOne Staff GOLDSBORO, N.C. — A 25-year veteran of the Goldsboro Police Department died Thursday. Police Chief Mike West wrote on Facebook that Major Jay Memmelaar passed away unexpectedly. “It is with a heavy heart t…
    - 2 days ago 18 Feb 17, 12:26am -
  • WH: Using National Guard for immigrant roundup '100 percent not true'
    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouBy Garance Burke Associated Press The Trump administration considered a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including millions living nowhere near the Mexico border,…
    - 2 days ago 17 Feb 17, 11:42pm -
  • Officers, firefighters deliver baby during Valentine’s Day traffic stop
    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouBy PoliceOne Staff BUTTONWILLOW, Calif. — When Officer Kremsdorf pulled a vehicle over for speeding Feb. 14, he received a surprise. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id))…
    - 2 days ago 17 Feb 17, 10:47pm -

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  • nieuwRoadside Cafe Gets Swamped With Diners After Mistakenly Given Michelin Star
    A small, roadside cafe in central France reportedly found itself inundated with diners and TV crews last week after it was awarded a coveted Michelin star by mistake.Bouche à Oreille, which boasts $13 beef bourguignon, received the prized restaurant…
    - 16 mins ago 19 Feb 17, 7:18pm -
  • nieuwMan Dies After Breaching TSA Checkpoint At Honolulu Airport
    Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNLAn unarmed man died after running past a TSA security checkpoint at the commuter terminal of the Honolulu International Airport early Saturday morning. The man, who was in his 40s and did not have a ticket, pushed a s…
    - 11 hours ago 19 Feb 17, 8:26am -
  • nieuwMan Says He Salutes A Donald Trump Cardboard Cutout Every Day
    Gene Huber is so devoted to President Donald Trump, he salutes and talks to a cardboard cutout of Trump every day.Huber, 47, revealed that bizarre ritual during an interview with CNN, held after he was invited to join the president onstage during a c…
    - 13 hours ago 19 Feb 17, 7:02am -
  • nieuwThis Small City Is Setting Aside 1,000 Acres For Bees And Butterflies
    An Iowa city is gearing up for a major plan to create habitat for bees and butterflies.This spring, Cedar Rapids will prepare the first 188 acres of unused public land for habitat conversion into pesticide-free havens filled with native prairie gras…
    - 22 hours ago 18 Feb 17, 9:20pm -
  • Rats Beware: These Broom-Toting College Students Don't Mess Around
    This plan is as elaborate as the Mousetrap board game.A group of college roommates attending Duquesene University in Pittsburgh faced a daunting problem when a large rat moved in to their space. Instead of cowering in fear at the threat ― like many…
    - 1 day ago 18 Feb 17, 7:32pm -
  • Softball Pitcher Turns Assassin In This Game Of Dodgeball
    No mercy.This video of a Bloomington-Normal Angels softball player in Illinois should probably include a NSFW tag because she is an absolute assassin on the court.Pitcher Adyson Slayback slayed everyone in a game of dodgeball last week. The video up…
    - 1 day ago 18 Feb 17, 6:16pm -
  • Someone Dumped 1,000 Tiny Chicks In A Field And Left Them To Die
    Animal welfare workers in eastern England are investigating how 1,000 day-old chicks became dumped in a field.An inspector for the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals said he’d “never seen anything like it,” after concerned…
    - 1 day ago 18 Feb 17, 3:13pm -
  • WATCH: Fire Truck Plunges Into Crater As Section Of California Highway Collapses
    A fire truck fell victim to the violent storm that battered southern California on Friday night.Dramatic video shows the San Bernardino County Fire District vehicle plunging off the side of the Interstate 15 highway at the Cajon Pass after the road…
    - 1 day ago 18 Feb 17, 2:02pm -
  • 'Late Show' Imagines Candidate Donald Trump Running Against President Donald Trump
    How would candidate Donald Trump campaign against his presidential self?The “Late Show” imagined such a scenario on Friday by playing audio of some of the verbal attacks Trump made on former President Barack Obama over footage of Trump from the l…
    - 1 day ago 18 Feb 17, 9:12am -
  • Cavs' Kyrie Irving: The Earth Is Flat, And 'They' Are Lying To Us
    Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers believes the Earth is flat.To be sure, planet Earth is round. But during a Friday podcast hosted by his teammates Channing Frye and Richard Jefferson, Irving declared that the Earth is flat.“This is not eve…
    - 2 days ago 18 Feb 17, 7:10am -

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