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Man sues American Airlines after mistaken identity lands him in jail for 17 days

article American Airlines aircraft (Photo by Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images) A man mistakenly identified as the suspect who stole from a store in a Dallas airport spent 17 days in a New Mexico jail without knowing why — and his lawyer says it’s because American Airlines sent the wrong photo to police. According to …

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UT Austin student sues North Austin hotel over alleged sexual assault

UT student sues hotel about sexual assault The lawsuit claims she was sexually assaulted in one of the rooms because of a lack of action on a lost card key. Austin, Texas † A local student has filed a lawsuit against a DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in North Austin after she was allegedly sexually assaulted …

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DA Gascón working with credit card companies to halt online purchase of ghost guns

DA George Gascón calls for massive changes in gun laws Due to the recent mass shootings this weekend, LA County DA George Gascón discussed steps and ways to help prevent mass shootings. LOS ANGELES † In the wake of the recent mass shootings across the US, LA County DA George Gascón is calling for massive …

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Break-ins caught on camera at Northwest Austin homeless hotel site

People caught breaking into Northwest Austin hotel Residents and business owners near the property that was once known as Candlewood Suites said the break-ins are another example of the broken trust they have with Austin city leaders. Austin, Texas † About four people were removed Tuesday from the old Candlewood Suites in northwest Austin. The …

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Man used homophobic slur, assaulted flight attendant during Delta flight to Phoenix, investigators allege

Arizona man charged of assaulting flight attendant while on Delta flight The incident happened on a flight from Atlanta to Phoenix, and the man is also accused of using a homophobic slur on the flight attendant. PHOENIX † Investigators allege an Arizona man assaulted a flight attendant during a Delta flight to Phoenix Sky Harbor …

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Final suspect in Detroit-based multi-million dollar credit card fraud ring sentenced to prison

DETROIT (FOX 2) † The final person involved in a multi-million dollar credit card scheme was sentenced this week, closing out a case that involved fraud at stores across the country. Tayan Jackson, 35, of Los Angeles, was sentenced to two years in prison. Jackson must also pay $404,386.70 in refund. Severn other people have …

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Gwinnett County to install safety cameras at all hotels, major venues

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. † More surveillance is going up in one metro Atlanta county to combat crime. Explore Gwinnett just announced plans to install more than 100 safety cameras at hotels and major venues within Gwinnett County. The organization will soon provide one or two license plate reader cameras to each county hotel. FORMER LAWRENCEVILLE …

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