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Family of Ramarley Graham settle lawsuit with city for $3.9 million

Daily News John Marzulli The family of slain Bronx teen Ramarley Graham agreed to accept $3.9 million from the city Friday to settle their wrongful death lawsuit, the Daily News has learned. The settlement comes amid an ongoing federal investigation … Continue reading

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Cop who allegedly attacked Bronx subway worker busted on misdemeanor charges — to transit union’s fury

New York Daily News – by PETE DONOHUE, ERIK BADIA, RICH SCHAPIRO The Harlem cop charged with assaulting a rookie subway conductor in the Bronx walked out of court on a misdemeanor rap Friday — infuriating transit union officials. Officer … Continue reading

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Vern’s Funeral

Vern works hard at the Phone Company but spends two nights each week bowling, and plays golf every Saturday. His wife thinks he’s pushing himself too hard, so for his birthday she takes him to a local strip club. The … Continue reading

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No Standing?

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Charles H. Townes Dies at 99; He Envisioned the Laser, Bringing It Into Daily Life

New York Times – by ROBERT D. McFADDEN Charles H. Townes, a visionary physicist whose research led to the development of the laser, making it possible to play CDs, scan prices at the supermarket, measure time precisely, survey planets and … Continue reading

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Siberian Tiger entertains herself by building a snowman

AOL – Buzz60 A tiger at a Russian zoo reveals an intelligent skill only previously ever seen in … amused human children on a snow day — the ability to build a snowman. Zookeepers at the Kaliningrad Zoo say they … Continue reading

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Denver Cops Kill Teen, Order Witnesses Not to Record Aftermath

PINAC – by Carlos Miller Denver police shot and killed a teenage girl Monday after claiming she was trying to run them over in a stolen car. They also ordered her surviving friends not to record the aftermath. And although … Continue reading

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AF Identifies Boeing 747-8 platform for next Air Force One

U.S. Air Force WASHINGTON (AFNS) — Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James, in coordination with the Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Frank Kendall, has determined the Boeing 747-8 will serve as the next presidential aircraft, … Continue reading

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Marissa Alexander, Florida woman in ‘warning shot’ case, released from jail

AOL – by SUSAN COOPER EASTMAN JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Reuters) – A Florida woman who says she fired a warning shot at her abusive husband was released from a Jacksonville jail on Tuesday under a plea deal that capped her sentence … Continue reading

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The Banana Test

There is a very, very tall coconut tree, and there are four animals…, A Lion, A Chimp, A Giraffe … AND… A Squirrel They decide to compete to see who is the fastest to get a banana off the tree. Who … Continue reading

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The Prosecutor Who Filed Murder Charges Against The Cops Is Becoming A Police Target

Think Progress – by Nicole Flatow At least professionally, the Bernalillo County District Attorney’s office has already paid for filing murder charges against two cops who shot and killed a homeless man in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Just a day after … Continue reading

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Cause of Brooke County, WV Gas Line Explosion under Investigation

WTRF 7 News BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. – UPDATE 10:00 a.m. Jan. 27 The cause of a gas line explosion in Brooke County remains under investigation. Enterprise Products, L.P., released firefighters around 4:30 p.m. Jan. 26, but many were told to … Continue reading

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Yeti storms Boston as blizzard tightens icy grip on New England

AOL – by RYAN GORMAN Some people, believe it or not, like the snow. A hero dressed as a Yeti has taken to the streets of Boston as the city is being hammered with two to three feet of snow … Continue reading

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Drone Lands in Tree on White House Grounds: Official

NBC 4 News Washington A drone landed on the grounds of the White House Monday morning, but officials say the device posed no threat. The drone landed in a tree at 3 a.m. Monday, according to a federal law enforcement … Continue reading

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Employee at Home Depot in Chelsea shoots and kills supervisor, himself inside bustling store: cops

New York Daily News – by JASON SILVERSTEIN , LAURA BULT , JOE STEPANSKY , ELI ROSENBERG , CAITLIN NOLAN An employee at a Home Depot in Chelsea shot and killed a supervisor and then turned the gun on himself … Continue reading

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Watch AMERICAN MUSTANG Free on Hulu This Weekend

Don’t forget! This weekend only, you can watch the important film American Mustang the Movie for free on Hulu.com! Hulu Plus members pay a subscription fee to access most movies and TV shows online. But from now through the 25th, no fee is … Continue reading

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Don’t punish a good cop for standing up to police brutality.

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Waylon Jennings: The Eagle

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Johnny Cash sings “Man In Black” for the first time

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Navy Relieves Guantánamo Base Commander Amid Death Probe

Miami Herald – by Carol Rosenberg  The commander of the U.S. Navy base at Guantánamo Bay has been removed from the remote outpost and reassigned to headquarters, a Navy announcement said Wednesday, declining to elaborate because of an ongoing Naval … Continue reading

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