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St. Louis police release footage of Antonio Martin fatal shooting

The footage was taken from three different security cameras at the Berkeley, Missouri gas station where Martin encountered the unidentified officer. However, the officer did not record the incident on either his dashboard camera or a body camera provided to him.
Nativity display outside Franklin County courthouse in Indiana [WXIN-TV]

Indiana lawmaker pushing bill to insulate government Nativity scenes from atheist legal ‘threats’

“We are as a nation allowing this to continue,” state Sen. Jim Smith (R) said. “We are certainly stealing Christmas from our children and from our culture.”
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Unruly Virginia 4-year-old handcuffed, shackled and hauled off to sheriff’s office by the cops

A four-year-old Virginia boy with attention deficit disorder (ADD) was handcuffed and shackled, then taken away in a squad car after his teacher and principal were unable to calm him down.
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12-year-old who just wanted ‘to die’ deemed competent to stand trial in 9-year-old’s stabbing death

A 12-year-old Michigan boy who stabbed a 9-year-old to death in August — and then called 911 and said, “I just stabbed somebody, please pick me up, I want to die” — will be charged as an adult after a psychologist decided he was fit to stand trial, WWJ reports.
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Florida woman in ‘Catholic Warrior’ t-shirt destroys Satanic Temple’s holiday display

The controversial display — in which an angel can be seen descending into a pit of fire — stood alongside both traditional Christian Nativity scenes and an 8-foot-tall “Festivus pole” made of Pabst Blue Ribbon cans.
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Watch the movie North Korea didn’t want you to see on YouTube or Google Play right now

You can watch a preview that allows you to rent or purchase the film via YouTube.
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Seattle Police Department looking for ‘a few good hackers’ to help it doctor dashboard cam footage

The Seattle Police Department (SPD) hosted a contest last week in which it invited hackers to compete to see who could redact dashboard and body camera footage most efficiently.
James Stewart and Donna Reed appear in the 1946 movie 'It’s A Wonderful Life' (Screenshot)

Ayn Rand helped the FBI investigate whether ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ was commie propaganda

"With regard to the picture ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’, [REDACTED] stated in substance that the film represented a rather obvious attempt to discredit bankers by casting Lionel Barrymore as a ‘scrooge-type’ so that he would be the most hated man in the picture. This, according to these sources, is a common trick used by Communists."
Retired NYPD detective Harold Thomas poses with his retired NYPD identification card in West Hempstead, New York December 17, 2014. Reuters interviewed 25 African American male officers on the NYPD, 15 of whom are retired and 10 of whom are still serving. All but one said that, when off duty and out of uniform, they had been victims of racial profiling, which refers to using race or ethnicity as grounds for suspecting someone of having committed a crime. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Off duty, black cops in New York feel threatened by fellow police officers

From the dingy donut shops of Manhattan to the cloistered police watering holes in Brooklyn, a number of black NYPD officers say they have experienced the same racial profiling that cost Eric Garner his life.