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Death of Daunte Wright ruled homicide

1 month ago   |   By WCVB

Police are calling it a tragic mistake, as they say the officer who fatally shot the 20-year-old Black man meant to use her Taser.
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Fatal cop shooting of Daunte Wright not first time police claim officer mistook gun for Taser

Fatal cop shooting of Daunte Wright not first time police claim officer mistook gun for Taser

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

It might seem absurd that a trained police officer would mistake a gun for a Taser and accidentally kill someone, but it's a defense that's been used in cases before Sunday's killing of Daunte Wright.
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Mets' Marcus Stroman sunk by ineffective pitch: ‘Didn't have it'

Mets' Marcus Stroman sunk by ineffective pitch: ‘Didn't have it'

Marcus Stroman's sinker wasn't sinking, which became a significant issue for the Mets on Sunday. Read more ...

Ilya Sorokin delivers for Islanders with Semyon Varlamov not yet ready

Ilya Sorokin delivers for Islanders with Semyon Varlamov not yet ready

The Islanders maintained that their starting goaltender, Semyon Varlamov, would be ready to play by the start of the first round, but he was ultimately scratched as a... Read more ...

Texas Reports Zero Deaths 3 Months After Biden Called its Reopening Plan as...

"The last thing we need is the Neanderthal thinking that in the meantime everything's fine, take off your mask, forget it," Biden said after Texas declared in March it would... Read more ...

One dead, one critical following a fiery vehicle crash on Lake Shore Drive

One dead, one critical following a fiery vehicle crash on Lake Shore Drive

CHICAGO - A multivehicle crash on Lake Shore Drive Sunday night claimed the life of one person. Chicago fire tells WGN that the accident happened just after 7 p.m. Chicago... Read more ...

Minnesota National Guard Mourns Master Sgt. David Greiner, Killed In I-35...

Minnesota National Guard Mourns Master Sgt. David Greiner, Killed In I-35 Head-On Crash

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota National Guard is mourning one of its own, killed Friday afternoon in a head-on crash on Interstate 35 near Hinckley . Officials with the 148th... Read more ...

Hollywood Bowl prepares for reopening with free concert for frontline workers

The Hollywood Bowl is preparing to reopen July 4 after being closed for more than a year for the pandemic. Read more ...

Side by Side at Work, and Now in Life

Bria Schirripa and Michael Buccarelli met at work and maintained a platonic friendship. Then one day he asked her out for drinks. Read more ...

'American Idol' recap: The final 3 are chosen!

American Idol's final four competed on Sunday night for a spot in next week's season finale and here are the results! Read more ...

Microsoft Board Investigated Bill Gates' 'Intimate Relationship' With Employee

A spokesperson for Gates maintained that his decades-old "affair," which was the subject of the recent investigation, had no connection to his decision to step down. Read more ...

Wait, What Just Happened on The Nevers ?

Joss Whedon's last episode of the HBO series drops a bomb on its Victorian cosmos. Read more ...