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October 16, 2018 - 7:12 am
(NEW YORK) -- Some of the coldest air of the season is about to descend on the U.S. from the Arctic. Wind chills on Tuesday morning are already in the teens, 20s and 30s from the Rockies to the Northeast. The coldest morning and day will be on Thursday for the Northeast and the Midwest as another...
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October 16, 2018 - 7:05 am
(WASHINGTON) -- Pastor Andrew Brunson, the American who was detained in Turkey for two years before his release over the weekend, said he is "hated" in the country where he had lived and worked for more than 20 years in large part because of the Turkish government's accusation that he spied and was...
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Jim Cunningham
October 16, 2018 - 6:14 am
The 2019 U.S. National Gymnastics Championships will be held in Kansas City, according to an announcement Monday. The competition will bring in thousands of tourists, said Kathy Nelson, KC Sports Commission president. "We'll roll out the red carpet for nearly 3,000 coaches, judges, gym club owners...
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Marc LaVoie
October 16, 2018 - 5:45 am
A lawyer for victims of last summer's fatal Duck Boat accident on Table Rock Lake is slamming a court filing made by representatives of the companies associated with the tragedy. Using a federal law dating back to 1851, attorneys for Florida-based Ripley Entertainment Inc. and Missouri-based...
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October 16, 2018 - 5:44 am
(BARRON, Wis.) -- Police said a young Wisconsin girl is “missing and endangered” on Monday after discovering her parents dead inside the family’s home. Authorities issued an Amber Alert for 13-year-old Jayme Closs after discovering the bodies of her parents, James Closs, 56, and Denise Closs, 46,...
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Kara Marxer
October 16, 2018 - 5:33 am
The latest Flu Map from the Centers for Disease Control shows flu cases are on the rise and sporadic activity is already reported across most of the country. That does not necessarily mean we are in for a severe season like the last one. "It's not unusual to see sporadic activity in October," said...
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October 15, 2018 - 5:21 pm
(MEXICO BEACH, Fla.) -- The seaside community of Mexico Beach, Florida, was demolished by Hurricane Michael -- but one family's newly-built concrete home survived virtually untouched. "Hurricanes happen and so we intended to build it to survive" and pass through the generations, Dr. Lebron Lackey...
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Jason Littlejohn
October 15, 2018 - 4:59 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A community meeting was called Monday to address the firestorm that erupted in one Brooklyn, New York, neighborhood after a white woman claimed to have been sexually assaulted by a 9-year-old black boy as she shopped in a corner store. On Wednesday, video taken by a resident captured...
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October 15, 2018 - 2:52 pm
(MEXICO BEACH, Fla.) -- Five days after Hurricane Michael roared into the Florida Panhandle, decimating the seaside community of Mexico Beach, rescuers appear to have some good news -- just three people remain missing in the city that was torn apart by the Category 4 storm. Hurricane Michael's...
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October 15, 2018 - 2:30 pm
(ST. LOUIS) -- A white woman in St. Louis was fired after videos went viral of her trying to block a black man from entering his own apartment building on Saturday. D'Arreion Toles recorded his attempts to enter his apartment complex after returning home late from work. The woman can be seen...
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