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Week-286-June-21-2006

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Week 286 Volume 2
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Editor's note
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Fla. guard opens fire on feds; gunman and investigator killed
A guard started a gunfight inside a federal prison Wednesday as FBI agents tried to arrest him and five others accused of trading alcohol and pot for sex with female inmates ... Full Story

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(left) Officers prepare to enter a federal detention center in Tallahassee, Fla., to investigate a shooting that occurred inside the prison, Wednesday. The FBI said three prison employees were shot, killing two as investigators came to arrest six corrections officers at the Tallahassee Federal Correctional Institution. (AP Photo/Phil Coale)

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Chicago gangs migrate to 'burbs, branch out to new crimes
[Chicago, IL]
Handcuffed man runs into Calif. traffic, dies
[Solano County, CA]
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Murder suspect, 5 others flee Ark. jail
[Van Buren County, AR]
L.A. sheriff to test out unmanned drone for crimefighting
[Los Angeles County, CA]

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