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Latorrie Beckford, 29, is seen in this undated photo provided by the Phoenix Police Department. Beckford was shot and killed Dec. 13, 2017. Police said Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, he was one of nine people killed in a three-week span by 35-year-old Cleophus Cooksey Jr. (Phoenix Police Department/Arizona Motor Vehicle Department via AP)
9 victims in Phoenix serial killings differ in age, gender9 victims in Phoenix serial killing case differ in age, gender
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A sparse parking lot is seen Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, in Phoenix, where police say a double homicide previously took place that is linked to Cleophus Cooksey. The double homicide at the location took place on Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Phoenix police: Serial killing suspect tied to 9 attacksPhoenix police say no single piece of evidence led them to arrest a convicted felon in the shooting deaths of 9 people that unfolded in a 3-week span late last year.
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FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2009 file photo, Senior Zimbabwean MDC opposition official Roy Bennett, right, and his wife Heather, relax at a friends home in Mutare about 200 km east of Harare, Zimbabwe, following his release from prison. A fiery helicopter crash killed Bennett and his wife, while on holiday in a remote part of the U.S. state of New Mexico, authorities said Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, File)
Helicopter crash claims Texas investor, decorated pilotsHelicopter crash in New Mexico claims wealthy Texas investor and decorated pilots
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Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin, at podium, takes questions from the media at a news conference regarding the couple accused of starving and torturing their 13 children in Riverside, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018.  Authorities say David and Louise Turpin could face charges including torture and child endangerment.  (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Things to know about California parents accused of tortureThings to know about California parents accused of torture
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Louise Anna Turpin appears in court for her arraignment with attorney Jeff Moore in Riverside, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Turpin and her husband David Allen Turpin, the parents of 13 siblings who were allegedly held in captivity in their family's Southern California home, were charged Thursday with committing years of torture and abuse that left their children malnourished, undersized and with cognitive impairments. (Frederic J. Brown/Pool Photo via AP)
California DA says couple's abuse of 12 kids became tortureCalifornia prosecutors say a couple starved 12 of their 13 children to the point that their growth was stunted and a 29-year-old daughter weighed just 82 pounds
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Police: 5 killed, 1 injured in New Mexico helicopter crashA helicopter crashed in a mountainous rural area of northern New Mexico, killing five people and seriously injuring the sixth person aboard, a State Police spokeswoman said Thursday
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United Nations U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley listens during a U.N. Security Council meeting on non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, Thursday Jan. 18, 2018 at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
US says Africa important but no apology for TrumpThe chair of the Africa Group at the United Nations says U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley told ambassadors that "Africa is very important for the United States" _ but she didn't apologize for President Trump's vulgar comment about the continent as demanded
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Court in Chicago to hear arguments on sanctuary citiesAppeals court in Chicago to hear arguments on Trump administration request to reverse a lower-court freeze on its policy of withholding safety grants from sanctuary cities that don't fully enforce immigration laws
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Congestion pricing: Driving in Manhattan could cost $11.52Driving a car into the busiest parts of Manhattan could cost $11.52 under a proposal prepared for New York's governor
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Law enforcement personnel stand near the scene of a shooting Thursday Jan. 18, 2018 in Harrisburg, Pa. The mayor of Harrisburg says a U.S. marshal is dead after being shot while serving an arrest warrant in the city. Mayor Eric Papenfuse says two other officers were wounded in the Thursday morning shooting. (AP Photo/Marc Levy)
Officials piece together chaotic events after officer killedInvestigators are working to piece together the chaotic sequence of events that led to a deputy U.S. marshal being shot to death while serving an arrest warrant in Pennsylvania's capital city
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by Franklin County Sheriffís Office shows Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud. Mohamud, of Columbus, accused in April 2015 of receiving training on weapons, combat and tactics in Syria, and then returning to the U.S. with a plan to attack a military base or a prison. A federal judge on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, is scheduled to sentence the Ohio man who plotted to kill military members in the U.S. following a delay in the case when a previous judge withdrew. Mohamud, who was born in Somalia but came to the U.S. as a child, was arrested in 2015 and pleaded guilty to plotting those attacks after becoming radicalized in Syria. The attacks were never carried out. (AP Photo/Franklin County Sheriffís Office via AP, File)
Judge set to sentence Ohio man who plotted US attacksAn Ohio man who admitted he plotted to kill military members in the U.S. after receiving training in Syria is set to be sentenced
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FILE-In this file photo taken Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, a memorial is made on the steps of the burned-out house where 9 people died in 2005 in Cleveland. Antun Lewis, the Ohio man convicted of setting the house fire that killed a woman and eight children at a birthday sleepover has asked a judge to throw out his conviction. Juries have twice convicted Antun Lewis on charges he set the 2005 fire in Cleveland. Lewis has contended repeatedly that he didn't set the fire and expressed condolences to the families. The 34-year-old Lewis is serving a 35-year prison sentence. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
Ohio man convicted in fire that killed 9 wants case tossedA man convicted of setting a Cleveland house fire that killed a woman and eight children at a birthday sleepover has asked a judge to throw out his conviction
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