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CHP officer admits to sharing stolen nude photos of female suspects with fellow officers for years

A California Highway Patrol officer accused of stealing nude photos from the cell phones of DUI suspects has told investigators he and other officers have been doing it for several years.
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Rachel Maddow rips Fox News’ Megyn Kelly for made-up Colorado vote fraud ‘scandal’

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow took Fox News Channel anchor Megyn Kelly to task for a deeply inaccurate story alleging that Democrats in Colorado are allowing people to print their ballots at home and hand them over to political operatives.
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LA cop reportedly kicked cuffed man’s head like ‘a football player kicking a field goal’

A Los Angeles police officer has been suspended and is under investigation after video from a private security camera showed him reportedly beating a subdued suspect and kicking him in the head while he was on the ground.
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Indiana man shoots and kills 13-year-old neighbor for laughing at him

A Gary, Indiana man shot and killed a 13-year-old neighbor boy for laughing at him on Friday night.
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Jared Diamond: ‘150,000 years ago, humans wouldn’t figure on a list of the five most interesting species on Earth’

The bestselling biogeographer talks about dealing with the critics who condemn him as a cultural imperialist.
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Activists say Democratic Senate hopeful Michelle Nunn has Georgia’s GOP running scared

Senate hopeful Michelle Nunn is polling ahead of Republican candidate David Perdue.
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WATCH: Bystanders at Dallas Airport stop antigay attack by piling on drunk bully

In the video embedded below, an apparently intoxicated man attacks another passenger who he believes is gay. Within seconds, a number of bystanders leap into action to take the attacker down and hold him until police can handcuff him and lead him away.
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Utah man shot and killed by SWAT team after calling suicide hotline

Authorities in Roy, Utah are investigating a 35-year-old man’s shooting death at the hands of a police SWAT team hours after he phoned a suicide prevention hotline seeking help.
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‘This is just bullsh*t’: Texas woman says state trooper harassed her over getting voter ID

Messinger told MSNBC that she was approached by the trooper during a visit to a state Department of Public Safety (DPS) office in south Austin.