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Two people killed in Brighton by suspect driver during police pursuit of a stolen vehicle

The driver of a stolen vehicle, eluding Brighton officers, ran a stop sign and hit another car, killing a passenger, before hitting a pedestrian who also died at a local hospital, police said. The incident unfolded at about 11:20 a.m. Tuesday when officers went to the area of Gaviota Avenue and Goldfinch Street on a […]

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Person killed in fiery truck crash on Friday confirmed as building company employee

The person killed in yesterday’s fiery truck crash on State Highway 1 has been confirmed as an employee of Winstone Aggregates. On Friday morning both lanes of Auckland’s SH1 on the Bombay Hills were closed after a truck travelling southbound reportedly rolled and caught fire near the Beaver Rd off-ramp. A spokesperson from Fletcher Buildings […]

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Mountain lion killed after attacking child in California

A mountain lion that attacked a 5-year-old boy and dragged the child across his front lawn in Southern California was shot and killed by a wildlife officer, authorities said Saturday. The 30kg mountain lion attacked the boy while he was playing near his house on Thursday in Calabasas and “dragged him about 45 yards” across […]

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Pedestrian killed after hit and run in south Denver

Denver police say one person has died after a car hit a pedestrian on the 5000 Block of East Evans Avenue. The crash is being investigated as a hit and run and police are still looking for the driver and vehicle involved. It occurred on the border of Denver’s Goldsmith and Virginia Village neighborhoods. Police […]

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Woman killed, child injured in T-bone crash in Longmont

One woman died following a T-bone crash in Longmont Thursday evening, and a 3-year-old, who was ejected out of a vehicle, was seriously injured. On Thursday at 5:57 p.m., police and firefighters in Longmont responded to East 17th Avenue and Alpine Street after receiving a report of a crash involving two vehicles. The intersection is […]

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Man who killed stranger during car park dispute eligible for parole

A man who killed a stranger after headbutting him during a dispute over a supermarket car park has become eligible for parole – just six months after being sentenced for the death. Emilio Richard Mac Tanirau Whaanga appeared before the Parole Board late last year, just months after being given a sentence of three years […]

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2 shot, killed at Northern California mall on Black Friday

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Police are looking for a gunman who shot and killed two teens at a Northern California mall in the midst of Black Friday, sending shoppers running for safety, authorities said. Arden Fair Mall in Sacramento was evacuated shortly after 6 p.m. when shots were fired near one of the mall’s entrances, police […]

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Man killed in Saturday shooting in west Denver

A man is dead and police are searching for his killer after a shooting Saturday night in west Denver. The man was found lying in the street on the 1000 block of Quivas Street at 8:38 p.m. Saturday, Kurt Barnes, a Denver Police Department spokesman said. The man was taken to a hospital where he […]

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Chicago rapper FBG Duck killed in daytime attack

A Chicago rapper known as FBG Duck has been killed in an upscale retail shopping district as the city reels from above average levels of violence. The rapper, whose legal name is Carlton Weekly, was shot by four people who emerged from two cars at 16:30 local time (22:30BST) on Tuesday, then fled. The shooting […]

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Man killed, Englewood officer wounded in shooting at light rail station

A 31-year-old man was killed and an Englewood police officer wounded in a confrontation at a light rail station Tuesday night. The shooting happened just before 9 p.m. at the Regional Transportation District light rail station at 901 Englewood Parkway, according to a statement from Englewood police. Officers were called to the station on a […]