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Police: Austin shooter was a ‘homegrown American extremist’

Larry McQuilliams had “let me die” written in marker across his chest when he fired more than 100 rounds in downtown Austin early Friday morning. McQuilliams, who Austin Police officials called a “homegrown American extremist” with ties to a Christian identity … Continue reading

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Feds: Workplace violence caused nearly 17 percent of all fatal U.S. work injuries in 2011 According to preliminary statistics recently released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly 17 percent of all workplace fatalities in 2011 were the result … Continue reading

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Guests sue Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City over security guard beatings: report 

A Florida family and two others have filed lawsuits claiming casino security acted like thuggish goon squads and attacked them during disputes at the famed gambling mecca. In one case, a family said, their 17-year-old daughter’s nose was broken. Seems … Continue reading

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Immigration: California mayor opposes transfer of migrants from Texas

MURRIETA, Calif. — A California mayor urged residents on Monday to fight a plan to fly migrant families from Texas for processing at a Border Patrol facility in his city. Murrieta Mayor Alan Long said border officials told him a … Continue reading

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Man kills fellow security guard for being always late

Man kills fellow security guard for being always late. If this is not a reason enough to start using well qualified security professionals, then I don’t know what is. Every day I flip on the news and I see one … Continue reading

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Grocery Giant Kroger Moves To Disarm Security Guards

  COLUMBUS, Ohio – Changes are in the works when it comes to how Kroger stores handle their security.   The grocery chain has confirmed with 10TV that it is in the process of transitioning to unarmed security guards across the … Continue reading

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Security guard foils art heist in downtown Houston HPD

Security guard foils art heist in downtown Houston HPD: Men dressed in business attire try to steal painting   Two men are in jail after security guards at Houston’s Chase Tower were able to thwart a bold art heist. Police say … Continue reading

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Bullet-Resistant Blanket Could Protect Kids Against School Shootings

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma company has created a protective blanket that developers say could give children a better chance of surviving debris from a tornado — or bullets from a 9 mm handgun. The Bodyguard Blanket, made by … Continue reading

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Drug seizures decline along U.S.-Mexico border as migrant flow rises

The Border Patrol distracted by a surge of Central American migrants crossing into south Texas, Mexican cartels have had an easier time smuggling illegal drugs across the border, according to agents and state officials. The arrival of large groups of … Continue reading

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High School Has Students Wear Transparent Backpacks In Effort To Make Them ‘Feel Safe’

High School Has Students Wear Transparent Backpacks In Effort To Make Them ‘Feel Safe’ Students will still be allowed to carry traditional backpacks to and from school, but the way they carry their belongings between classes will be different. For … Continue reading

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