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October 16, 2019 - 8:42 pm
(CROCKETT, Calif.) -- California officials are investigating the cause of a fire this week at an energy facility that brought a major interstate highway to a halt and forced thousands of residents to shelter in place for hours, including the possibility that it was sparked by the 4.5 magnitude...
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October 16, 2019 - 2:38 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The death by suicide suffered on Tuesday by the New York Police Department was the second in the U.S. within 24 hours, continuing a worrying trend among law enforcement. It was the NYPD's 10th so far this year, and it came on the heels of an officer in Montgomery County, Maryland,...
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October 16, 2019 - 2:24 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A Wisconsin man who claimed that the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting never happened was ordered to pay $450,000 to the father of a boy killed in the massacre. Lenny Pozner, whose son, Noah, was killed in the shooting at the Connecticut elementary school that left 26 dead, filed a...
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Alabama Law Enforcement Agency
October 16, 2019 - 11:52 am
(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- Days into the desperate search for an abducted 3-year-old Alabama girl, the head of a local missing persons group is refusing to stop -- because she said she's been in this family's shoes. Kamille "Cupcake" McKinney was playing with other children at an outdoor birthday party...
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Picketing United Auto Workers Richard Rivera, left, and Robin Pinkney react to news of a tentative contract agreement with General Motors, in Langhorne, Pa., Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. Bargainers for General Motors and the United Auto Workers reached a tentative contract deal on Wednesday that could end a monthlong strike that brought the company's U.S. factories to a standstill. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
AP News Staff
October 16, 2019 - 11:26 am
DETROIT (AP) — Bargainers for General Motors and the United Auto Workers reached a tentative contract deal on Wednesday that could end a monthlong strike that brought the company's U.S. factories to a standstill. The deal, which the union says offers "major gains" for workers, was hammered out...
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October 16, 2019 - 10:05 am
(LA HABRA, Calif.) -- Students at a California high school tackled a gunman and managed to take his weapon from him after brandishing it at the school, police said. La Habra High School went on lockdown Tuesday morning after a student yielded a .22 caliber gun in the school, according to a...
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Polk County Sheriffs Office
October 16, 2019 - 9:59 am
(POLK COUNTY, Fla.) -- A man accused of slaying three people across two states allegedly told a victim who survived he wanted to be a serial killer. "I like killing people," Stanley Mossburg alleged told the victim, according to authorities. Mossburg, 35, was arrested Tuesday and charged with...
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October 16, 2019 - 8:37 am
(SEYMOUR, Ind.) -- A baby was found alive and healthy in a plastic bag alongside an Indiana roadway this week, prompting a police investigation, officials said. A person walking a dog in Seymour, about 60 miles south of Indianapolis, spotted the infant just before 4 p.m. Tuesday, Seymour police...
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October 16, 2019 - 7:42 am
(HARTFORD, Conn.) -- The Connecticut State Police has released the 911 call from a woman who said she was trapped inside the luggage compartment of a Peter Pan bus this summer. The incident happened back in August on a Peter Pan Bus Line trip from New York City to Boston. The bus was near Hartford...
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ABC News
October 16, 2019 - 6:26 am
(NEW YORK) -- A southern storm will combine with the Midwestern storm system to form a powerful Nor’easter later Wednesday in the Northeast. Already, flood and wind alerts have been issued from North Carolina to Maine. On Wednesday morning, the storm systems are combining in the Carolinas, with...
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