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Dallas PD Squelch Critics, Questions About Sniper Attack

Dallas PD Squelch Critics, Questions About Sniper Attack

The day after five Dallas officers were killed by a sniper, the city's police chief described the men as "guardians" of democracy, praising them for protecting the freedom to protest at a large demonstration...

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Nigerian President: Boko Haram Leader Has Been Wounded

Nigerian President: Boko Haram Leader Has Been Wounded

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari said Sunday the military wounded the leader of Boko Haram, his country's homegrown Islamic extremist group. Nigeria's military said last week it had "fatally wounded"...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 09:16 AM EDT

Friends, Colleagues to Remember Slain Mississippi Nuns

Friends, Colleagues to Remember Slain Mississippi Nuns

Friends and colleagues who knew two nuns killed in their Mississippi home are gathering Sunday to remember them, as authorities continue to investigate the harrowing crime that shocked people in the small...

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United Illuminating Makes Changes Five Years After Irene

United Illuminating Makes Changes Five Years After Irene

Five years ago, on August 28, 2011, Tropical Storm Irene made landfall in Connecticut. The storm’s surge pushed flood waters a half mile inland. Now, “for sale” signs welcome you along...

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2 Brothers Charged in Shooting of NBA Star Wade's Cousin

2 Brothers Charged in Shooting of NBA Star Wade's Cousin

Two adult brothers have been charged with the murder of 32-year-old Nykea Aldridge on Friday, Chicago police said Sunday morning. Aldridge was a mother of four and the cousin of Bulls star Dwyane Wade, who has...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 09:30 AM EDT

NJ Man Charged With Beating Parents to Death

NJ Man Charged With Beating Parents to Death

A 28-year-old man has been charged with beating his mother and father to death inside the family's West Deptford, New Jersey, home, police said. Ryan Coles faces homicide charges in the deaths of Edward, 58, and...

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Teenager Shot and Killed in Bridgeport

Teenager Shot and Killed in Bridgeport

A 19-year-old has died after being shot in the head in Bridgeport Saturday afternoon.

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German Minister: EU-US Trade Talks Have Failed

German Minister: EU-US Trade Talks Have Failed

Free trade talks between the European Union and the United States have failed, Germany's economy minister said Sunday, citing a lack of progress on any of the major sections of the long-running negotiations.

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 08:35 AM EDT

10,000th Syrian Refugee to Reach US This Week

10,000th Syrian Refugee to Reach US This Week

The U.S. will reach its target this week of taking in 10,000 Syrian war refugees in a year-old resettlement program, the U.S. ambassador to Jordan said Sunday, after meeting families headed to California...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 08:22 AM EDT

Baltimore Aerial Surveillance Program Raises Trust Issues

Baltimore Aerial Surveillance Program Raises Trust Issues

Small planes outfitted with video cameras have been flying over Baltimore since January, capturing activity on the streets below and relaying the footage to police to help them catch criminals, NBC News...

NBC Connecticut Joins With Red Cross for Blood Drive
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