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Speed cameras proven to ticket innocent people

http://www.dailymail.co.uk

This whole thing…I can’t wrap my head around it. They’re stealing from the public. It’s highway robbery,’ Foreman said.

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Police pepper spray 8-year old

http://www.kait8.com

A 8-year old student at a Colorado school ends up getting pepper sprayed by police after a confrontation in a classroom.

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Japan's mafia among the first to organise and deliver aid

http://www.asianewsnet.net

Japan's mafia among the first to organise and deliver aid

The Daily Beast news website said that hours after the first shock waves hit, two of the largest crime groups went into action, opening their offices to those stranded in Tokyo and shipping food, water and blankets to the devastated areas.

The website reported that the day after the earthquake, the Inagawa-kai (the third-largest organised crime group in Japan) sent 25 trucks filled with paper diapers, instant ramen, batteries, torches, drinks and other essentials to the Tohoku region.

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Another innocent person dead due to a cop shooting him.

http://www.courthousenews.com

Police officers responded to a family's complaint that their diabetic son may have been in danger from driving without taking his medicine by running him off the road into an interstate highway median and shooting him to death, the family says.

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Voters Prefer Charlie Sheen to Palin and Obama

http://blog.mikebilly.com

According to a new poll, independent voters say they favor Sheen over Sarah Palin by a 41/36 margin. And it's not just independents who are supporting the tiger-blooded warlock. Democrats would support him by a 44-24 margin for president over Palin and Republicans would support him 37-28 over Obama. The conclusion from Public Policy Polling.com: People may not have any respect for Sheen but they still think he'd be a better alternative than their opposing party's leading figure.

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Oops.....N.Y. cop killed by friendly fire.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com

MASSAPEQUA, N.Y.  — A police officer was fatally shot by another officer after a confrontation with a knife-wielding man inside a home in a New York City suburb, authorities said Sunday. The suspect also was killed.

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Kops called for Fake $1 million bill spotted in elementary school

http://www.cfnews13.com

Several Volusia County Sheriff's deputies were called out to Timbercrest Elementary School Tuesday morning after a school official noticed a student was holding what seemed to be a $1 million bill.School administrators said the bill looked very real and were concerned it might be in circulation.However, $1 million bills are not in print or circulation.

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TSA clears way for airport screeners to seek broader union rights

http://www.cnn.com

You knew this was coming. TSA will become a powerful union.

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Competence, Intelligence Illegal in North Carolina Without a Licence

http://www.newsobserver.com

A North Carolina man finds himself answering a complaint before a state licensing board for "practicing engineering without a license" NOT because he was representing himself as a qualified engineer, but because his petition to the government for redress of grievances appeared "to be engineering level work".

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New London Police reject man because his IQ is too high.

http://frethink.com

A US man has been rejected in his bid to become a police officer for scoring too high on an intelligence test.

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Exonerated inmate sent massive child support bill

http://www.seattlepi.com

Alan Northrop spent 17 years in prison for a rape he didn't commit. When he was finally exonerated, he received no compensation from Washington state.Instead, he got a six-figure child-support bill.

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Superior Court Compels Cat to Attend as Juror

http://www.dailymail.co.uk

The Suffolk County Superior Court in Boston, MA have summoned a family pet named Sal to "serve" as a juror, and refuse to exempt the cat on grounds of being an animal. I suspect a cat can make as much sense of this country's ludicrous legal system as anyone else.

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Man returns from vacation to find home demolished by the city.

http://www.datelinezero.com

When 40-year old Andre Hall came home to Pittsburgh after the holidays, he noticed something was missing. His house.

The contractor was supposed to have demolished the house next door.

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Loaded Gun Slips Past TSA Screeners

http://abcnews.go.com

Iranian-American businessman Farid Seif didn't realize he had forgotten to remove his loaded snub nose "baby" Glock pistol from his computer bag and was shocked to discover the gun traveled unnoticed by TSA personnel.

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Convicted Murderer Posts Prison Party Pics on Facebook

http://gizmodo.com

Justin Walker is serving a 30-year sentence for the killing of an Oklahoma Sheriff. "Jus N" has a Facebook page. Also, apparently, a Blackberry, a bong, a stash of weed, knives, some booze and other goodies inside his jail cell.

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Fla sued for DMV sale of 31 million drivers' info to marketing firm

http://www.palmbeachpost.com

A lawsuit against the state of Florida over the sale of personal driver's license information to a private firm may proceed as a class action, a federal judge has ruled.

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MTA fines $100 to woman who can't produce ticket quickly enough

http://www.nypost.com

Yvette Stokes, of East Harlem, said she got a summons Oct. 28 simply because she was too slow to fish her ticket out of her purse.

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Kops examine murder scene for 8hrs before they realize its a film set

http://www.movieline.com

After responding to a fire at the George Washington Hotel in Pittsburgh, firefighters stumbled upon a blood-splattered hotel room littered with liquor bottles and even a piece of a scalp. Police Chief J.R. Blyth, who was brought in to investigate, called the discovery “the most grisly murder scene in his 35 years in law enforcement.” Only, the blood wasn’t real. It was actually the leftover set of a horror movie that was filmed two years ago with Corey Haim.

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Hacker Breaks into Federal Reserve: Feds

http://www.nbcnewyork.com

A Malaysian man hacked his way into the Federal Reserve Bank's computers in Cleveland and also separately had more than 400,000 stolen credit card numbers when Secret Service agents finally caught up with him, federal prosecutors said.

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