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California deputy sends away murder suspect

The worker notified a correctional deputy, who asked Castro if he had any arrest warrants. Police found the body of Castro's former girlfriend at the address he gave, and he was arrested, reports the San Francisco Chronicle . The commission - made up of retired and current judges, mental health experts, former inmates, and criminal justice advocates, Sheriff Smith and other law enforcement professionals - will host a series of public meetings to assess the policies of the sheriff's office and ...

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UCO Student Among Four Killed In Crash At OSU Homecoming Parade

Tony Coleman, who is defending Adacia Chambers, says there is no indication that she had been drinking or taking drugs before police say she drove into spectators at the Oklahoma State University parade on Saturday morning. "While we mourn the potential unrealized, let us also honour her life by pulling closer and appreciating the strength of our Broncho family", he added.

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Russian Plane Prompts U.S. Jet Scramble

The Navy official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the pilots from both sides behaved professionally and the Tu-145s moved away from the United States carrier. "We are advocates of any country being able to operate within worldwide norms", Cole said. "We would characterize this as still at a safe distance".

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Anonymous Will Unmask 1000 KKK Members

Branches of the hate group are seeing their membership numbers dwindle nationally. Anonymous hacktivists are planning to reveal the identities of 1,000 members of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) on the one-year anniversary of the Ferguson protests.

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Chris Christie apologizes for being too loud on Amtrak quiet auto

The presidential hopeful boarded an Amtrak train at the last minute on October 25, before getting into a heated phone conversation causing him to lose it, according to an eyewitness.  According to Spokeswoman Samantha Smith, Christie accidentally took a seat in the quiet auto, but then left when he realized what he had done.  After about 10 minutes, a train conductor reportedly asked the governor to stop yelling or move to another vehicle.  Later, witnesses came to Christie's defense, ...

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Kentucky Man Had Right to Shoot Down Drone, Judge Rules

It's what he's been saying all along, since shooting down David Boggs' drone in July . Monday afternoon, Bullitt County Judge Rebecca Ward dismissed the case against Merideth, who acknowledged shooting down a drone he said was hovering over his home last July.