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A Yemeni soldier checks vehicles near Sanaa International Airport on August 6, 2013 in Yemen. The State Department warned US citizens not to travel to Yemen and strongly urged any already there to leave “immediately.” (AFP Photo/Mohammed Huvais)

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Here's a policing story with a happy ending: Deputies in Deltona, Florida, recently stopped a black jogger who fit the description of a burglary suspect. The jogger, Joseph Griffin, is a former military police officer and currently a registered nurse. Griffin knew to be calm and cooperative.

The deputy asked Griffin to bear with him. He said he had to detain him but added, "Buddy, you're not in trouble or anything."

Griffin responded saying that with "everything going on, it's just a little bit scary."

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