Robbery

August 07, 2018 - 8:36 am
LONDON (AP) — The chairman of Britain's governing Conservative Party has asked former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to apologize for a newspaper column in which he wrote that burqa-wearing women looked like "letter boxes" and bank robbers. Johnson, who quit the government last month in a dispute...
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FILE- In this Aug. 8, 2015 file photo, devotees of Hindu god Muruga get the head of their child shaved as part of rituals at a temple in Bangalore, India. Indian police say three men posing as customers robbed a small New Delhi workshop and fled with a valuable commodity: Hair. Lots of hair. Hair is big business in India, estimated to bring in more than $300 million a year, with wigs and hair extensions exported around the world. Much of the hair is collected at Hindu temples in South India where devotees have their heads shaved as a form of religious sacrifice. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi, File)
August 02, 2018 - 5:18 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — Posing as customers, the three men entered a little New Delhi workshop early one morning. Then one pulled out a gun, and the trio demanded the most valuable thing there: Hair. They fled a half-hour later with 200 kilograms (500 pounds) of wigs and raw hair worth more than $20,000,...
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In this Tuesday, July 31, 2018 photo workers clean up a home where a homeowner shot and killed an intruder and was then killed by police responding to calls of a disturbance in Aurora, Colo. just outside Denver. Police have released few details about the shooting so far, saying they need to balance transparency with ensuring a credible investigation. (AP Photo/Colleen Slevin)
August 01, 2018 - 10:44 pm
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A decorated Vietnam War veteran woke up to the sound of his front door crashing in and saw a naked intruder attack his grandson, so he acted to protect his loved ones, according to his family's lawyer. As the man tried to choke and drown the boy in the bathroom, Richard Black...
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Kansas City Royals' Brett Phillips holds his bat during the third inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Sunday, July 29, 2018, in New York. While Phillips made his way from Colorado to New York to join the Royals after he was traded from Milwaukee, his bats were not so fast. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
July 29, 2018 - 6:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Phillips' bats never got to Yankee Stadium. His glove arrived, and that's what mattered more in his Kansas City Royals debut. Phillips jumped and robbed Austin Romine of a possible three-run homer in the fourth inning of the Royals' 6-3 loss to New York Yankees on Sunday. And...
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July 28, 2018 - 6:09 pm
McALLEN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on police reports of an active shooter at a Texas mall (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Authorities say an attempted robbery at a jewelry store prompted a heavy police response following initial reports of an active shooter at a Texas mall. McAllen police Chief Victor...
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July 28, 2018 - 3:08 pm
McALLEN, Texas (AP) — A popular Texas mall not far from the Mexico border was locked down briefly Saturday due to a report of shots being fired, but authorities say the sound was actually glass cases being shattered during an attempted robbery at a jewelry store. In a statement that the city of...
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