NYPD Commissioner Booed Off Brown University Stage

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_f2db407306.jpgAndrew Burton/Getty Images (PROVIDENCE, R.I.) -- New York City's top cop, Ray Kelly, had planned to speak at Brown University Tuesday afternoon, but some members of the audience had other plans.  The audience booed NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly so badly that he was unable to give his lecture on "Proactive Policing in America's Biggest City."

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Controversial Ariz. Sheriff Now Wants to Use Drones to Patrol Border

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_7a8a3750b6.jpgSpencer Platt/Getty Images (PHOENIX) -- A controversial Arizona sheriff now wants to add unmanned drones to his arsenal in patrolling Maricopa County – an area almost nine times the size of Rhode Island. Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who has become a lightning rod for his views on illegal immigration, told ABC News that the primary use of the lightweight aircraft will be for drug enforcement and to patrol his 2,000-inmate tent city jail.

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Trayvon Martin’s Mom Calls for Amending ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_3d45d59bf1.jpgWin McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, testified on Capitol Hill Tuesday that “stand your ground” laws must be reviewed and amended. “It’s unfortunate what has happened with Trayvon, and that’s why I feel like it’s so important for me to be here so that you all can at least put a face with what has happened with this tragedy,” Fulton said at a Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing.

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Texas Man Arrested in Connection to Five Murders

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_fc4a53a12b.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (TERRELL, Texas) -- The person police believe to be responsible for the deaths of five people at four different locations in Terrell, Texas, has been arrested after an overnight manhunt. ABC News affiliate WFAA-TV reports that Charles Everett Brownlow Jr., 36, was apprehended around 1:45 a.m. Tuesday following a car chase with authorities. Brownlow is a suspect in the murder of a woman who was found in a home Monday with a fatal gunshot wound to the head. 

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Police: Colo. Girl Nearly Kidnapped by 'Predator' Through Window

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_37929a8c2a.jpgABC News | Aurora Police Dept. (AURORA, Colo.) -- An 8-year-old's cries for help after police say she was kidnapped from her bedroom probably saved her life and now authorities are asking the public's help to find the suspect. "We believe there is a predator out there, and he needs to be stopped. He needs to be caught," Aurora, Colo., Police Chief Dan Oates said at a news conference Monday.

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