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Discarded napkin helps US police crack 32-year-old murder mystery

Discarded napkin helps US police crack 32-year-old murder mysteryThe mystery of the sexual assault and murder of a US teenager in Washington state has been resolved 32 years after the crime thanks to a discarded napkin, DNA tests and genetic genealogy. Gary Hartman, 66, has been arrested and is scheduled to appear in court Monday on rape and murder charges in the case, which has long shocked the city of Tacoma, in the northwestern US state. It began on March 26, 1986, when 12-year-old Michella Welch disappeared while playing with her two young sisters at a park.



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U.S. Supreme Court restricts police on cellphone location data

U.S. Supreme Court restricts police on cellphone location dataThe U.S. Supreme Court on Friday imposed limits on the ability of police to obtain cellphone data pinpointing the past location of criminal suspects in a major victory for digital privacy advocates and a setback for law enforcement authorities. In the 5-4 ruling, the court said police generally need a court-approved warrant to get the data, setting a higher legal hurdle than previously existed under federal law. The court said obtaining such data without a warrant from wireless carriers, as police routinely do, amounted to an unreasonable search and seizure under the U.S. Constitution’s Fourth Amendment.



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XXXTentacion murder: Police reveal how killers tracked rapper in final moments before fatal shooting

XXXTentacion murder: Police reveal how killers tracked rapper in final moments before fatal shootingThe killers of rapper XXXTentacion tracked his movements before shooting him dead in a robbery, police have revealed. CCTV footage studied by detectives showed two men, one in orange sandals, following XXXTentacion into a motorbike dealership, where they bought a red mask, according to court documents. A 22-year-old suspect has been arrested and charged with murdering the rapper, real name Jahseh Onfroy, after he was ambushed and fatally shot in his BMW electric car in Florida.



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Antwon Rose Jr., Who Was Shot Dead By Police, Didn't Want To Be Another Statistic

Antwon Rose Jr., Who Was Shot Dead By Police, Didn't Want To Be Another Statistic"I see mothers bury their sons / I want my mother to never feel that pain,"



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Disturbing Video Shows California Police Officer Dragging Woman Out of Car

Disturbing Video Shows California Police Officer Dragging Woman Out of CarThe woman, Samantha Luna, claims she did nothing to elicit such a reaction from the police officer.



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Antwon Rose Police Shooting Sparks Second Night Of Pittsburgh Protests

Antwon Rose Police Shooting Sparks Second Night Of Pittsburgh ProtestsHundreds of protesters enraged over an East Pittsburgh police officer's fatal



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The Latest: Protesters take to streets after police shooting

The Latest: Protesters take to streets after police shootingEAST PITTSBURGH, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police shooting of a 17-year-old (all times local):



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XXXTentacion death: Riot police disperse crowds as hundreds gather in Los Angeles to mourn rapper's death

XXXTentacion death: Riot police disperse crowds as hundreds gather in Los Angeles to mourn rapper's deathHundreds of people gathered in Los Angeles to mourn the death the rapper XXXTentacion, prompting riot police to fire nonlethal rounds into the crowd after declaring it an unlawful assembly. Between 300 and 500 fans of the 20-year-old artist from Florida, who was shot dead during an apparent robbery at a motorbike dealership in Miami on Monday, descended on Fairfax District on Tuesday night, dancing in the streets, lighting candles and blocking traffic.



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XXXTentacion death: Riot police disperse crowds as hundreds gather in Los Angeles to mourn rapper's death

XXXTentacion death: Riot police disperse crowds as hundreds gather in Los Angeles to mourn rapper's deathHundreds of people gathered in Los Angeles to mourn the death the rapper XXXTentacion, prompting riot police to fire nonlethal rounds into the crowd after declaring it an unlawful assembly. Between 300 and 500 fans of the 20-year-old artist from Florida, who was shot dead during an apparent robbery at a motorbike dealership in Miami on Monday, descended on Fairfax District on Tuesday night, dancing in the streets, lighting candles and blocking traffic.



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Police: Bear that mauled searcher likely killed Alaska hiker

Police: Bear that mauled searcher likely killed Alaska hikerANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Authorities in Alaska's largest city said they believe the same brown bear killed a hiker who had gone missing and attacked a volunteer who was looking for him Wednesday.



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