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Ax found at Brooklyn building where woman was partially decapitated

The partially decapitated body of a young woman was found early Saturday in a Brooklyn apartment where police also discovered a 4-year-old girl who was unharmed after her mother fled with lacerations on her head and body, according to a law enforcement official. An ax recovered from a trash compactor at the public housing complex…MORE

Alabama ex-investigator pleads guilty to beating handcuffed man

A former Tallahassee police investigator pleaded guilty to assaulting a handcuffed 24-year-old man after his arrest. According to the guilty plea, Brandon Smirnoff, 27, was on duty in pursuit of the victim on a four-wheeler. Several officers had placed the man in handcuffs and before placing him into his vehicle, Smirnoff lifted him in the…MORE

Storms will drench the Northeast before the weather finally warms up

Warm weather is just a few more thunderstorms away. The storm system that made its way through the South and Mid-Atlantic states, killing four people, is now pouring over the Northeast and will move into New England by Sunday, the National Weather Service said. Flood watches are in effect for more than 40 million people…MORE