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Police investigating use of force incident during arrest

Police investigating use of force incident during arrest

On December 11, at about 8:45 a.m., officers of the Bakersfield Police Department responded to the area of 34th Street at Union Avenue to check the welfare of an intoxicated subject jumping in and out of traffic. Officers arrived and confronted 39-year-old Robert Jimenez who then fled on foot and assaulted an officer, according to…MORE

12-year-old boy raises money to buy best friend’s gravestone

12-year-old boy raises money to buy best friend’s gravestone

A bond between two 12-year-old boys is now helping a Detroit mother in her grief. After surviving two bouts with cancer, little KJ Gross’ time on earth was cut short by the side effects of treatment. Now KJ’s best friend is helping his mom get some closure. KJ had defeated cancer twice in his young…MORE

Woman, 5-year-old son killed in chain-reaction crash

Woman, 5-year-old son killed in chain-reaction crash

Authorities say a mother and her young son were killed in a four-vehicle chain-reaction crash on State Route 51 in Phoenix. The state Department of Public Safety said 31-year-old Jennifer Vegtel of Phoenix and her 5-year-old son were killed Monday night when their sedan was struck from behind by a pickup and that the impact…MORE

Parent: School bus driver watched porn with teen on board

Parent: School bus driver watched porn with teen on board

A mother said her daughter still can’t get over what happened as she waited for her classmates during a field trip last week. The Raytown High senior said her school bus driver was watching porn on his phone while she was on board. “This is a disgusting, vile thing that this person did on a…MORE

InSight takes its first selfie on Mars

InSight takes its first selfie on Mars

Since landing on Mars on November 26, NASA’s InSight lander has been settling in and taking photos. Now the lander has used its robotic arm to take a selfie. This isn’t your typical selfie; it’s really a mosaic of 11 images from the camera on the lander’s robotic arm. If that sounds familiar, it’s because…MORE

A month after Camp Fire began, 3 remain unaccounted for and 85 are dead

A month after Camp Fire began, 3 remain unaccounted for and 85 are dead

A month after the Camp Fire first broke out in northern California, three people remain unaccounted for and 85 people are confirmed dead, according to the Butte County Sheriff’s Office. Of the 85 dead, 31 are tentatively identified, 50 positively identified. The remains of Rafaela Andrade, 84, from Paradise; Don Shores, 70, from Magalia; and…MORE

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