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April Gladfelter of the Omaha Tribe, left, reacts in Omaha, Neb., Wednesday, July 26, 2017. while viewing a police video showing the arrest of 29-year-old Zachary Bearheels, a mentally ill Oklahoma man who was shocked with a stun gun a dozen times during his arrest. Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine announced during a news conference that the two arresting police officers, Scotty Payne and Ryan McClarty, will be charged with assault in the death of Bearheels. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
2 Nebraska officers face assault charges in man's deathA Nebraska prosecutor says two Omaha police officers will face assault charges in the death of a mentally ill Oklahoma man who was shocked with a stun gun a dozen times and repeatedly punched, even after he was on the ground
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FILE - This July 22, 2017 file photo provided by the Merced County Sheriff, shows Obdulia Sanchez, in Merced, Calif. Prosecutors charged Sanchez, a teenage driver on Wednesday, July 26, with vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and other counts after she lost control of her car while livestreaming on Instagram and recorded a crash that killed her younger sister. Sanchez was driving the car on Friday when it veered onto the shoulder of a road about 75 miles northwest of Fresno, authorities said. (Merced County Sheriff via AP, File)
California teen charged in fatal crash recorded on InstagramProsecutors charged a teenage driver in California with vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated after she lost control of her car while livestreaming on Instagram and recorded a crash that killed her younger sister
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Medical examiner: New York judge died by suicide in drowningThe New York City medical examiner has concluded that a prominent judge found in the Hudson River died by suicide in a drowning
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Ex-Fiat Chrysler executive charged in union official payoffA former Fiat Chrysler executive has been charged with giving $1.2 million in various gifts to a UAW vice president and other senior union managers
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The Latest: Defense attorney says officer 'feels awful'An attorney for one of two Omaha police officers facing assault charges in the stun gun-related death of a mentally ill Oklahoma man says his client "feels awful" about the fatal encounter
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2 Germans missing after helicopter crash in north MaliA spokesman for the U.N. mission in Mali says two Germans are unaccounted for following a helicopter crash in the country's restive north
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FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2016 file photo, Orange County sheriff's deputies investigate after three jail inmates charged with violent crimes escaped from Central Men's Jail in Santa Ana, Calif. Video shot with a contraband cellphone shows the escape of the three inmates from the maximum-security wing of the jail last year, as well as scenes from their days on the run. Los Angeles news station KNBC-TV, which aired parts of the footage Tuesday, July 25, 2017, says it was provided by an attorney connected to the case, and not by prosecutors. They led authorities on a weeklong manhunt before they were recaptured. (AP Photo/Kevin Warn, File)
Cellphone video shot by California inmates shows escapeVideo shot by three inmates with a smuggled cellphone shows their methodical escape through a vent at the maximum-security wing of a Southern California jail last year
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Flint's water quality improving; 5 resource sites to closeThe state will close five of nine locations where Flint residents are getting free bottled water, filters, replacement cartridges and testing kits as the city's water quality improves
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FILE - This May 28, 2017 file photo provided by the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation shows suspect Willie Cory Godbolt, in Lincoln County, Miss. Godbolt, charged with killing eight people,  is set to make a court appearance on Wednesday, July 26.  Godbolt has been jailed without bond since his arrest May 28, shortly after the fatal shootings of a sheriff’s deputy and seven others who were Godbolt’s relatives or acquaintances.(Mississippi Bureau of Investigation via AP, File)
Grand jury to get case of man accused of killing 8A judge says a grand jury can decide whether to indict a Mississippi man charged with killing a deputy, his mother-in-law and six others who were his relatives or acquaintances
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Teacher who cartwheeled without underwear given probationA former substitute teacher in Oklahoma who exposed herself to students when she did a cartwheel while wearing a long skirt but no underwear has pleaded guilty to a reduced charge
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FILE--In this Jan. 31, 2005 file photo, defrocked priest Paul Shanley listens during testimony in his trial at Middlesex Superior Court in Cambridge, Mass. Prosecutors in Massachusetts say one of the most notorious figures in the Boston clergy sex abuse scandal has completed his sentence on child rape charges and will be released from prison this week. Shanley was known in the 1960s and '70s for being a hip "street priest" who reached out to troubled youths. But in 2005, he was convicted of repeatedly raping and fondling a boy at a suburban parish in the 1980s. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
Sex abuse victims seek help to track ex-priest's whereaboutsTwo men who say they were raped by a Catholic priest at the center of the Boston clergy sex abuse scandal say they worry about children's safety after his scheduled release from prison Friday.
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Miami prosecutor: Police shooting cases linger too longMiami's top prosecutor says her office takes far too long to investigate shootings involving police officers
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