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Dekalb Man Weilds Sword in Home Invasion

DEKALB – A 48 year-old Dekalb man has been charged with aggravated battery and criminal damage to property after allegedly cutting someone with a sword during a home invasion. According to the Dekalb County Sheriff’s Office, a resident of an apartment in the 1400 block of Twombly Rd

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More than 20 killed in Texas church attack

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — A law enforcement official says more than 20 people have been killed in a shooting at a church in a small town outside San Antonio. The official, who was briefed on the investigation, says the gunman fled the church in a vehicle after the shooting and was also

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Rockford Police Officer Killed

A Rockford Police officer was killed early this morning during a traffic stop. Chief Dan O’Shea said It happen shortly after 1:00 am in the area of State Street and Dawn Avenue. A short time later, the officer, identified as 30-year old Jamie Cox made a brief radio transmission indicating

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