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Are more police being killed? A look at officer deaths

CHICAGO — The killing of a veteran police officer northwest of Chicago earlier this month was the latest in a string of recent law enforcement deaths. Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz’ death on Sept. 1 triggered a manhunt for three suspects ...

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A year after Brown’s death, Ferguson has changed

FERGUSON, Mo. — A year ago, Ferguson, Missouri, was a mostly quiet working-class suburban town. The uneasy relationship between its growing black population and its mostly white police force barely registered in local headlines. Everything changed on Aug. 9, 2014, ...

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Services set for slain police officer

Funeral services for a Rochester police officer killed in the line of duty last week will be held at the Blue Cross Arena. Authorities say 32-year-old Daryl Pierson died after he was hit by a single shot fired Wednesday night ...

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Funeral set for sergeant active in gay rights

BROCTON — A funeral has been set for a former U.S. Army sergeant from New York who publicly challenged the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy for gays in the military. Darren Manzella of Rochester was hit and killed by a ...

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