One person displaced by fire outside apartment building

Several callers reported the fire shortly before 6 p.m.

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Houston Police detectives said seven people ranging from teens to young adults ended up being shot after an argument at a house party.

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UAPD asking for help identifying suspect in armed robbery, carjacking

Anyone with information regarding the identification of these males or the location of the vehicle is asked to contact UAPD at 520-621-8273 or 911.
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  Day after wife’s funeral, El Paso shooting widower has car stolen, wrecked

The tow truck driver returned the SUV for free, after recognizing the widower's name from media coverage of the shooting.

Argument leads to one shot at motel parking lot

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UPDATE: Armed man shot by officer at Fort Lowell Park in Tucson

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Man charged after his daughter, 12, kills another man, his dog with SUV

Authorities ended up arresting her father Tomas Mejia Tol for criminally negligent homicide and endangering a child.

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Brandon Belt hit a grand slam and tied a career high with six RBIs to lead San Francisco to a third straight win over Arizona.

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A Florida man used a tractor to dump dirt on a car, police said. His girlfriend was inside.

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office says 20-year-old Hunter Mills was charged with felony criminal mischief. The girlfriend was not hurt.

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