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Texas father admits kidnapping was staged, leads police to infant's lifeless body

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A Texas father who reportedly admitted to police that he staged the kidnapping of his 8-month-old son...


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Ohio woman busted after showing up to court with backpack full of drugs, cops say

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An Ohio woman who showed up in the village mayor's court to answer to drug charges carried a backpack...


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N.Y. man accused of killing grandmother: 'I did chop her up'

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"I did do it. I did chop her up. I didn't only chop her up, I chopped my landlord up too."Those are...


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Fla. teacher spread feces on tables, grills before child's birthday party, sheriff says

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A professional dispute between a Sarasota County, Fla., School District principal and her substitute...


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BPD arrest 'tagging' suspect in Hyannis

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Barnstable Police detectives and patrol officers arrested 24-year-old Nicholas Tawatao of Hyannis on...


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Texas man accused of beheading mother's dog

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A Texas man is accused of stabbing and beheading his mother's dog last year, according to an arrest...


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Utah lowered its DUI limit. Will other states follow?

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If you're a 200-pound man, it takes about four drinks in an hour to register a .08 blood-alcohol content...


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Celebrating equal opportunity in Hyannis: 'There is still work to be done'

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The daughter of the late Scoba Rhodes, Sr., former president of the Cape Cod NAACP, appealed to the...


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Police: Sonic employees arrested after ecstasy pill found in boy’s meal

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Police arrested three employees at a Sonic Drive-In in Taylor, Texas, after an 11-year-old girl found...


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Uber driver pulled knife, hit passenger after political spat, police say

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Police in Austin, Texas, have accused an Uber driver of pulling a knife on a passenger and punching...


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Falmouth man faces arson charges for Hyannis fires

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A Falmouth man has been charged in connection with a series of fires which occurred early this morning...


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Baker nominates Perrino for Judgeship

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Governor Charlie Baker today (Aug. 1) nominated Thomas J. Perrino to the position of associate justice...


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Barnstable Unity Day to take place Aug. 3

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Dunking Barnstable Police Officer Brian Morrison is forecast as one of the major highlights of the fast-approaching,...


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Training event helps officers distinguish different types of driving impairment

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Dennis Police Detective Sgt. Cleve Daniels and Sgt. Richard Troy were in Barnstable July 25 and 26 to...


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Barnstable police: man verbally accosted police prosecutor during arraignment

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A Barnstable man is being held without bail following an alleged string of incidents with police, one...


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