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  • iStock/Thinkstock(NEW KENSINGTON, Pa.) -- As the manhunt for the suspect who killed a rookie cop reaches its fifth day, Pennsylvania State Police said they tracked down and arrested the alleged driver of the getaway car.Police said Tavon Jamere Harper was behind the wheel of a gold Chrysler Town and Country car Friday night when he and Rahmel Sal Holt, 29, were stopped by New Kensington police officer Brian Shaw inside the parking lot of the Assemblies of God Church.Holt fatally shot the 25-year-old officer, who was on the force for only six months, then bolted on foot as Harper sped away, police said.Holt faces charges of murder of a police officer.According to the Westmoreland County Prison records, Harper was hit with drug and fleeing charges and remains jailed with a $500,000 bond.His sister, Kierra Harper, told ABC News that the incident does not square with her brother's character."That doesn’t seem like a crime he would commit," she said.When asked what Harper was doing with Holt, she replied, "Probably more like giving the guy a ride."On Saturday, police announced they found the vehicle they believe Harper was driving when Shaw was killed."We were able to find and seize the vehicle that we believe to be involved in this incident," New Kensington Police Chief James Klein said. "The investigation into the vehicle’s full involvement and the occupants that were in the vehicle is ongoing at this time."The reward for information leading to an arrest of Holt has continued to climb to $53,000.Angel of the parking lotThe church parking lot where the two men were pulled over was a place where kids played and Shaw routinely patrolled."It was our parking lot where it happened and [Shaw] often would stop and talk to children playing here and make sure they were safe," Anthony Celender, the 33-year-old pastor of the church, told ABC News. "He was one of the great officers who would go the extra mile for the community."The parking lot turned into a massive crime scene filled with emergency and forensic personnel through the entire weekend, he said.The evangelical church prides itself on helping many drug addicts and ex-convicts turn their lives around. It will hold a Saturday evening service in honor of Officer Shaw.The pastor learned about the shooting from a neighbor who was home with a child at the time of the shooting."I was plugging in my charger into my phone when we hear pop-pop-pop of the gun," the neighbor, who requested anonymity, said.The neighbor's child asked what the noises were.The neighbor rushed to the window and said a there was a black man leaning on her car."I've never see this guy on my street before," the neighbor said. "He had this look on his face -- not angry but a blank look."The neighbor added the man was dressed in a black hooded sweatshirt and black skull cap, and appeared to be texting on his cellphone."There were three or four cop cars going to the church and I looked back at my car and the guy vanished," the neighbor said.The neighbor went to the church parking lot to inform police and said an officer took down the information.ABC News' attempts to corroborate the information with Pennsylvania State Police were unsuccessful."I want to be a successful law enforcement officer"New Kensington, home to 13,000 people and located 30 minutes northeast of Pittsburgh, hired Shaw full-time as an officer in June.The Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania, native graduated from Burrell High School in 2010 and went on to graduate from Slippery Rock University with a degree in criminal justice, according to his obituary.After graduating from Allegheny County Police Academy, Shaw became a part-time police officer at several departments.Allegheny Police memorialized Shaw's death on its Facebook page: "Officer Brian Shaw, you were taken from us too soon. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Your life mattered and you will be missed."When he began working as a cop, his ambition to succeed doing police work was clear."I
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  • iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Firefighters are among the 33 people injured in a pair of explosions and fire at a cosmetics plant in New York.There were two explosions at the factory, with the first reported at around 10:15 a.m. and the next about 25 minutes later.The cause of the blasts is under investigation.The factory is home to a business named Verla International, which describes itself as a contract packaging and filling company with over 40 lines of nail polish and 40 lines of other cosmetics and perfumes, according to the company's website.There were seven firefighters were among the 33 people injured. Almost all have been treated and released, with most suffering from smoke inhalation and heat exposure. All of those injured are expected to survive.One person remains unaccounted for.Records from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration indicate the plant had nine violations earlier this year related to exit maintenance and the use of flammable liquids, among other issues. Of those violations, six were classified as "serious." It's not clear if those violations are related to Monday's incident.The factory is located in New Windsor, a town about 65 miles north of New York City.
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  • iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- A U.S. Border Patrol agent died and his partner suffered serious injuries while on patrol in southwest Texas on Sunday morning, according to a release from U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
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  • iStock/Thinkstock(PITTSBURGH) -- Police have found a vehicle they believe was involved in the killing of a Pennsylvania cop during a traffic stop, officials said Saturday."We were able to find and seize the vehicle that we believe to be involved in this incident," New Kensington Police Chief James Klein said. "The investigation into the vehicle’s full involvement and the occupants that were in the vehicle is ongoing at this time."
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  • Scott Olson/Getty Images(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- Five women have accused Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexual misconduct or impropriety.He has denied any wrongdoing and points to a political conspiracy as the reason why the allegations are being made public now.Four of the accusers were named in a Washington Post article and the fifth accuser came forward and told her story in a news conference Monday.Ahead, here is a summary of the accusations against Moore and what he has said about each case.Leigh CorfmanCorfman spoke to The Washington Post and accused Moore of making sexual advances toward her.Corfman told the paper that she met Moore outside a courthouse in 1979 where her mother was attending a child custody hearing. Moore, who was then a 32-year-old assistant district attorney, volunteered to wait with the young teen while her mother went inside for the hearing.When they were alone together, Corfman told the paper that Moore asked for her phone number. Corfman said he later picked her up for a drive around the corner from her house and drove her to his house, where Moore kissed her. She alleges that Moore removed his clothes during a second visit and touched Corfman over her underwear and also guided her hand to touch him.On Nov. 10, the day after The Washington Post article was published, Moore spoke to conservative personality Sean Hannity on his radio show and denied the allegations, at times going into specifics about the different allegations.When asked about Corfman, Moore said, “It never happened.”"I don't know Miss Corfman from anybody. I never talked to or never had any contact with her. Allegations of sexual misconduct with her are completely false,” Moore told Hannity."I never knew this woman. I never met this woman and these charges are politically motivated," he added.Wendy MillerWendy Miller, the second woman named in The Washington Post story said that she first met Moore when she was 14 years old and working as a Santa’s Helper at the local mall. She said Moore asked her out on dates two years later but they did not go out because her mother forbade it.During the same interview with Hannity, Moore was asked about both Miller’s claims and then about Corfman’s in the same question, and he pointed to political sabotage as the explanation for all of the allegations."I've run five successful campaigns or five campaigns, statewide campaigns, three in the county. This has never been brought up. It has never been even mentioned and all of a sudden, four weeks out, they're bringing out -- they're bringing up -- because it's political. It's a direct attack on this campaign and it involves a 14-year-old girl, which I would have never had any contact with -- nothing with her mother or any courthouse or anywhere else -- would I have done that,” he told Hannity.Debbie Wesson GibsonDebbie Wesson Gibson told The Washington Post that she was 17 years old when she met Moore after he spoke to her high school civics class. Gibson told the paper that it was then that Moore asked her out on several dates “that did not progress beyond kissing."Moore said that he did recognize the maiden name of this accuser, Debbie Wesson, and a subsequent accuser, but denied the allegations."I do not remember speaking to civics class. I don't remember that. I do not remember when we ... I seem to know or remember knowing her parents ... that they were friends. I can't recall the specific dates because that's been 40 years, but I remember her as a good girl. But neither of them have ever stated any inappropriate behavior. She didn't say anything,” Moore told Hannity on the same program.Moore said that he doesn’t “remember specific dates." Hannity then asked him again, “You never dated her ever? Is that what you’re saying?”"No, but I don't remember going out on dates. I knew her as a friend. If we did go on dates then we did. But I do not remember that,&r
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