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Comedian Charlie Murphy, brother of Eddie Murphy, dies at 57

Published: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 @ 1:21 PM
Updated: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 @ 2:38 PM

Actor Charlie Murphy arrives at Spike TV's
Actor Charlie Murphy arrives at Spike TV's "Eddie Murphy: One Night Only" at the Saban Theatre on November 3, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)(Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Comedian Charlie Murphy, the older brother of fellow comedian Eddie Murphy, has died, according to multiple reports. He was 57. 

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Charlie Murphy's manager told TMZ that the actor died Wednesday at a hospital in New York. He had been undergoing chemotherapy for leukemia.

3 dead, including attacker, in New Mexico high school shooting, authorities say

Published: Friday, December 08, 2017 @ 1:14 PM
Updated: Friday, December 08, 2017 @ 1:14 PM



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Authorities said three people died Thursday morning during a shooting at a New Mexico high school, including the person who first opened fire at the school, according to multiple reports.

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Al Franken will resign amid allegations of sexual misconduct

Published: Thursday, December 07, 2017 @ 11:55 AM
Updated: Thursday, December 07, 2017 @ 12:18 PM

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Sen. Al Franken said Thursday that he will resign "in the coming weeks" from his seat in the U.S. Senate amid growing calls for him to step down after multiple women accused him of sexual misconduct.

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Suspect in Pennsylvania police officer's shooting death in custody; mother also arrested

Published: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 @ 5:46 AM
Updated: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 @ 7:49 AM

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New Kensington police
Rahmael Sal Holt(New Kensington police)

Rahmael Sal Holt, the suspect in the shooting death of New Kensington, Pennsylvania, Officer Brian Shaw, is in custody after a days-long manhunt.

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Police had been searching for Holt since Friday night’s shooting. He was arrested Monday morning at a home on Ladora Way in Pittsburgh’s Hazelwood neighborhood after law enforcement agencies received a tip that he was there.

In addition to Holt, eight other people were arrested – including his mother.

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Shaw, 25, was killed after he pulled over a Jeep on Friday in a traffic stop on Leishman Avenue. According to court documents, the Jeep never stopped and Holt, who allegedly killed Shaw, fled and Shaw pursued him on foot. 

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Tavon Harper, who police say was driving the Jeep, took off, police said. Holt then fired multiple shots, killing Shaw, according to court documents.

Shaw was transported to Allegheny Valley Hospital, where he later died. 

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WPXI confirmed with multiple sources that Shaw was ambushed that night and at least one of the bullets went through a soft spot in his body armor.

1 injured in apparent road rage incident at Texas Christian University: Reports

Published: Tuesday, November 07, 2017 @ 8:51 AM
Updated: Tuesday, November 07, 2017 @ 8:58 AM



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An argument between two shuttle drivers on Texas Christian University's campus in Forth Worth turned violent Tuesday morning and prompted a brief lockdown at the school, according to multiple reports.

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Students at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth were ordered to shelter in place around 7:15 a.m. CST, amid reports of an armed person on campus. The lockdown was lifted around 8 a.m. CST.