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An Ecuadorian immigrant was killed in the Jersey City shooting

An Ecuadorian immigrant was killed in the Jersey City shooting

For Douglas Miguel Rodriguez working at a kosher market in Jersey City was a blessing. He had left Ecuador to provide for his family and things were looking up. Rodriguez, 49, died when two people opened fire Tuesday at the kosher supermarket where he worked for the past year and a half, doing everything from…MORE

Police release 911 calls from shootout with men who stole UPS truck

Police release 911 calls from shootout with men who stole UPS truck

After a police chase in Florida ended in a shooting at a crowded intersection last week, leaving four people dead, authorities released audio of several 911 phone calls that depict the chaos and fear prevalent among the bystanders. Many of the calls came from people who found themselves in a police shootout when a hijacked…MORE

Golfer Tommy ‘Two Gloves’ Gainey busted in Florida sex crime sting

Golfer Tommy ‘Two Gloves’ Gainey busted in Florida sex crime sting

PGA golfer Tommy “Two Gloves” Gainey was among more than 100 people arrested over a six-day sex crime sting in Florida. Gainey, 44, was charged with soliciting a prostitute, a misdemeanor in Florida, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said. Gainey was released on $500 bond, according to Polk County jail records. The undercover operation into…MORE

Boston Marathon bomber appeals his death sentence, alleging juror bias

Boston Marathon bomber appeals his death sentence, alleging juror bias

The surviving Boston Marathon bomber who was sentenced to death for his role in the terror plot that killed four and left the city under siege in April 2013, is hoping his legal team’s appeal will give him his life back. Lawyers representing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 26, made opening statements on Thursday morning to the 1st…MORE

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