Suspected Shoplifter Slips Handcuffs, Takes Police Vehicle On Wild 100 MPH Ride

A suspected shoplifter led police in Texas on a dangerous high speed pursuit on Saturday, after she slipped her handcuffs and stole a police car.

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Van plows into diners on Los Angeles sidewalk

The driver of a van that plowed into a group of people dining on a Los Angeles sidewalk, striking and injuring at least eight people, was arrested Sunday on suspicion of hit-and-run, authorities said. The vehicle knocked down a white picket fence that served as a barrier between diners and pedestrians on the sidewalk. “Everyone was eating, enjoying life and out of nowhere this van ran them over,â€� Courtney Crump …

Hamburg supermarket attacker was 'known Islamist'

The suspect who killed a man with a knife in a Hamburg supermarket was a known Islamist with psychological problems but his motives remain unclear, German officials said Saturday. Identified as a 26-year-old Palestinian, he arrived in Germany in 2015 from Norway but was due to be deported as his application for asylum was rejected. Friday’s assault risks reopening a bitter debate over refugees two months before general elections, putting …

North Carolina Officials Declare State of Emergency in Cape Hatteras

Officials declared a state of emergency Saturday evening because of a massive power outage that has forced tens of thousands to leave their homes and summer vacation spots and put a strain on local businesses.

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Tourists, locals buy Nevada's legal recreational marijuana

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cheers and long lines of tourists and locals alike greeted the first day of sales of recreational marijuana on Saturday as Nevada became the fifth state with stores selling pot to the public in a market that is expected to outpace all others in the U.S. thanks to the millions of visitors who flock to Las Vegas each year.

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The Fight for Mosul: U.S.-Backed Iraqi Forces Corner ISIS Fighters

On Saturday, U.S.-backed forces squeezed the remaining ISIS militants into the narrow streets of Mosul's Old City as they looked to re-take full control of the strategic city.

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