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Officer Gave Security Guard 'Multiple Verbal Commands' To Drop Gun, Police Now Say

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The agency said Roberson was in “plain black clothing with no markings readily identifying him as a Security Guard.” That contradicts what multiple people who say they were witnesses told the media.

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A Toy Monkey That Escaped Nazi Germany And Reunited A Family

<img src=’’ alt=’Gert Berliner packed this toy monkey in a suitcase when he fled for his life nearly 80 years ago. It’s now part of the collection at the Jewish Museum Berlin.’/>

Gert Berliner packed a stuffed monkey when he fled the Nazis as a child. He kept the toy for more than a half century before donating it to a museum, an act that led to a remarkable discovery.