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Bullets cut short dream of college

17-year-old Alonna Allison went to a bonfire on Schaper Drive Saturday night and lost her life to gun violence.

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1 arrested in deadly stabbing

Donald Jacquay was dead, found stabbed to death inside his apartment.

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Victim arrested twice in August

On Sunday, 27-year-old Masadid Ma was found shot to death inside a vehicle in the 6000 block of Salisbury Drive.

Coroner: Manner of teacher's death undetermined

Just after he died, having been struck by a semi on a local interstate, the cause of death for 43-year-old school teacher Christopher Dodane was determined to be blunt-force trauma. But the manner of ...

Obama warns of climate change in Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Submerged countries, abandoned cities and floods of refugees await the world barring urgent action on climate change, President Barack Obama warned Monday, painting a doomsd ...

Tantrum tests

We’ve all seen them one time or another: Toddlers, mostly, throwing a memorable temper tantrum in a public setting. There are tears. There are shrieks. There is thrashing. And those are the pare ...

Tokyo icon bids sayonara

TOKYO – The Hotel Okura, a favored Tokyo lodging for U.S. presidents, movie stars and other celebrities, is closing the doors of its landmark half-century-old main building to make way for a pai ...

'Zero tolerance'

A deadly night of violence inevitably and rightly will focus police efforts on three separate homicide investigations, but drug arrests in a park just across the street from police headquarters shoul ...