Toddler removed from home

Omaha child protective services removed a toddler from a home after Omaha Police posted a video online showing the 2-year-old cursing and using racial slurs. Police said Wednesday that four children in total were removed from the home as a result of the shocking video.

The video shows a toddler in diapers cursing and using adult sexual language. Male and female adults can be heard in the background verbally abusing the child and encouraging the boy to curse.

The adults verbally assault the baby, calling the boy "pu$$y" and "b*tch."

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Eva Casara mother

When a pregnant Chicago teenager was shot in the head and dumped in a snowy alley on Christmas day, police believed she was the victim of a botched robbery attempt.

17-year-old Eva Casara was 26 weeks pregnant when she died on Dec. 26. Doctors delivered her baby girl who is in critical condition in a neonatal intensive care unit.

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Brandon Harris

UPTOWN Editor-in-Chief Isoul Harris's 28 year-old nephew, Brandon Harris was murdered in Winston-Salem on Thanksgiving Day. He was the victim of a street robbery and the person has eluded police so far. If anyone in the Winston-Salem area (or the region) has info on Brandon Harris's murder, please contact (anonymously) Crimestoppers at (336) 727-2800. There is a $2K reward. Watch the news video here.

Twerking burglar

Police have arrested a man who burglarized a Clinton Hill, Brooklyn apartment building while his female accomplice 'twerked' outside. Akintunde Mills, 47, was arrested Friday after the surveillance video was released to the public. Police say the woman was 'twerking' to serve as a distraction while her partner-in-crime was inside stealing FedEx packages. A resident later reported packages missing after the Dec. 4 incident. Police say the pair stole $200 worth of clothing.

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Toya Wright

Rapper Lil Wayne's ex-wife Antonia "Toya" Wright was arrested in Atlanta, Georgia, on Tuesday, Dec. 10, after her car was pulled over by cops, Splash News reports. Police detained the 30-year-old, who has a daughter with the hip hop star and also starred in reality TV show 'Tiny and Toya' with her bestie, Tameka "Tiny" Harris, after police discovered there was a warrant for her arrest for missing a recent court date. It was not clear what that previous court date was for. She was released on bail the Wednesday morning after posing for this mugshot.

Do better Toya!

Cop shooting at minivan

The New Mexico State police officer who shot at a minivan full of children was fired from his job, ABC News reports.

Former Officer Elias Montoya's lawyer says his client plans to appeal the termination.

Montoya has 30 days to appeal his firing to the Public Safety Advisory Commission, which is made up of civilians appointed by the governor, according to FOX News.

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NYPD Stop-and-kiss program

A new NYPD program is stirring more controversy than the policy that it was designed to replace. The New York Police Department's "Stop-and-Kiss" program is an effort to tamp down the complaints of the NYPD's controversial Stop-and-frisk program that critics say targets black and Hispanic men.

Critics are calling the NYPD's Stop-and-Kiss program a violation of privacy. Thousands took to the streets earlier this week to protest the new program. The new policy allows officers to kiss anyone who they believe looks suspicious.

New Yorkers who complain that they have been stopped and kissed say the new policy is even more intrusive than the Stop-and-frisk policy.

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Michelle Rowling and Montrell Cooper

An East St. Louis woman warned her Facebook friends that she might be killed just days before she was found stabbed to death in her apartment on Saturday night.

"If anything happens to me tonight just let my kids know I loved them dearly and tell my momma I love her," Michelle Rowling posted on her Facebook page on November 25th.

On Saturday night, police were called to investigate a disturbance at Rowling's apartment complex. Police found the 25-year-old bleeding out on the floor of her apartment.

Police arrested her ex-boyfriend, 25-year-old Montrell Cooper, according to St. Clair County State's Attorney Brendan Kelly.

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Police Take White Teen Away From Black Legal Guardians

The mother of a white teen who was taken away from her black legal guardians by Houston police officers is questioning the actions of the police.

13-year-old Landry Thompson, from Oklahoma, was in the care of her two legal guardians, who are black, when she was snatched by police after the trio arrived in Houston for dance training.

Dance instructor Emmanuel Hurd, his boyfriend, Josiah Kelly, and Landry were tired after a long day at the dance studio. The trio stopped at a gas station to get directions back to their hotel. After dozing off in the car, they awoke to find the car surrounded by police.

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