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  • A pit-bull rottweiler mix attacked a newborn baby
    Family dog, 17-year-old Pit Bull-Rottweiler mix mauls newborn baby in BC, Canada
    Another child has been injured in a dog attack, this time the tragedy occurred in Saanich, British Columbia, Canada in the early morning hours of Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, when a longtime family pet mauled its owners' newborn baby. The dog was a...
  • Inmate Douglas Kanko was murdered in prison
    Prison homicide investigation underway after stabbing
    A man serving a 55-year sentence at a prison in Carlisle was fatally stabbed by another inmate. Authorities report today, just after the victim was pronounced dead, that a murder investigation is underway following an offender stabbing that...
  • Four stolen puppies
    Four puppies stolen on Christmas morning from Ohio couple
    On Christmas Day, the Wayne County Sheriff's Office released information about the theft of four puppies from aChippewa Township, Ohio, couple on Christmas morning.According to the release, the incident took place early on Christmas morning at...
  • Polk County Ga. arrest report dated December 25, 2014
    Polk County Ga. arrest report dated December 25, 2014
    The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that covers the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only.Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Thursday December 25, 2014. The report...
  • Traffickers
    'Traffickers' review: Testing the longevity of chloroform
    "Traffickers" is now available on DVD and Blu-ray from Well Go USA. The crime thriller stars Im Chang-jung, Jo Yoon-hee, and Daniel Choi and is directed by Kim Hong-sun.Smuggling fresh body parts was just another day on the job for organ...
  • Polk County Ga. arrest report dated December 24, 2014
    Polk County Ga. arrest report dated December 24, 2014
    The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that covers the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only.Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Wednesday December 24, 2014. The report...
  • Polk County Ga. arrest report dated December 23, 2014
    Polk County Ga. arrest report dated December 23, 2014
    The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that covers the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only.Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Tuesday December 23, 2014. The report...
  • Polk County Ga. arrest report dated December 22, 2014
    Polk County Ga. arrest report dated December 22, 2014
    The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that covers the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only.Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Monday December 22, 2014. The report...
  • 'Sin City: A Dame To Kill For'
    DVd review: 'Sin City: A Dame To Kill For'
    Robert Rodriguez is a busy guy, making films at a rapid clip. Frank Miller is one of the most accomplished comic book writers of all time. Their first collaboration in 2005 with 'Sin City' was reasonably successful. It took a whole nine...
  • Nativity Scene -- with baby Jesus
    Internationally, people are ducking into mangers and swiping away the baby Jesus
    For many, putting together or visiting nativity scenes is one of the core activities to the celebration of Christmas. The scene cannot be too large or too small, nor can there be too many, as some decorate their windowsills and mantelpieces with...
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    The District reaches an unofficial milestone over the holiday break
    Over the Christmas holiday the District of Columbia reached a milestone: surpassing 100 murders since the beginning of the year (102, unofficially). While most people were celebrating the holiday season by being joyful, the District's police...
  • Haverhill Massachusetts Stolen Baby Jesus
    Pig's head replaces Baby Jesus in Haverhill, Massachusetts Nativity
    Unfortunately, it’s not unusual for vandals to defile a Nativity Scene during Christmas with a theft of the Baby Jesus statue. But a Scrooge (in the worst sense of the moniker) in Haverhill, Massachusetts has taken their criminal mischief...
  • Gun registration
    Subtle media drumbeat begins for nat’l gun registration
    Reporting about the Dec. 20 assassination of two New York City police officers, the press Tuesday began what appears to bea subtle drumbeat about national gun registration, intimating that without it, federal authorities will probably never be...
  • Teen dies after allowing himself to be punched
    Teen dead after gentlemen's agreement goes wrong
    With so many shootings going on these days, it is easy to oversimplify memories of the supposed good old days. But a chilling story happened Sunday in Snohomish, Wash., that reminds us that danger can come in many forms, and a gun isn't always...
  • Santa figurine
    Tomorrow, a day for reflection about troubling times and what's ahead
    As the nation woke up this morning to news of yet another shooting involving a white police officer and a black suspect in a St. Louis suburb, one might be compelled to wonder on this Christmas Eve whatever happened to “peace on earth, good...