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September 23, 2019 - 9:23 am
(WASHINGTON) -- Morning commutes around Washington, D.C., were disrupted Monday by activists calling for action on climate change. The protest comes after activists gathered at the Capitol on Friday for the Global Climate Strike and coincided with the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New...
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September 23, 2019 - 7:58 am
(NEW YORK) -- As we continue through the peak month of Hurricane Season, both the Atlantic and Eastern Pacific Oceans are active with tropical cyclones. Currently there are three tropical cyclones in the Atlantic Ocean, including a newly formed tropical depression all the way near Africa and none...
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September 23, 2019 - 5:03 am
(FREDERICK, Md.) -- Police arrested two teenagers who are accused of fatally punching a man in what investigators are calling a random and unprovoked attack. The teens, ages 15 and 16, were charged for allegedly attacking a 59-year-old man at the Great Frederick Fair in Frederick, Maryland, over...
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September 22, 2019 - 8:42 pm
(DALLAS) -- In a homicide case that sparked days of protests in Dallas and calls for justice from the victim's family in the Caribbean, a former police officer is expected to go on trial Monday, accused of fatally shooting a 26-year-old unarmed black man after mistaking his apartment for her own...
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September 22, 2019 - 5:43 pm
(COLUMBIA, S.C.) -- An 18-year-old Army recruit at Fort Jackson died on Friday night following a "medical emergency" before an outdoor physical training exercise, according to a Fort Jackson official. The unidentified recruit was from central North Carolina and part of the 3rd Battalion, 60th...
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Carson King
September 22, 2019 - 3:50 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A college football fan who made a social media plea for "beer money" and turned the humorous request into a fundraising effort for a children’s hospital has now reportedly reached $1 million in donations. "We just reached a million in total contributions," Carson King, the man who...
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Bakersfield Police Department
September 22, 2019 - 3:31 pm
(BAKERSFIELD, Calif.) -- Police in Southern California said they were concerned when they saw a woman struggling to push her baby in a stroller, but they got a heck of a surprise when they went to check on her. Officers in Bakersfield, California, just north of Los Angeles, said they approached the...
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September 22, 2019 - 3:25 pm
(DENVER) -- An argument over a pair of Jordan sneakers apparently escalated into a shooting in Denver that left a 14-year-old boy dead and his juvenile friend in custody, police and the victim's sister said. Treaujalaune '"Trey" Lornes, a high school freshman, was killed on Wednesday afternoon at a...
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September 22, 2019 - 12:51 pm
(PORT ST. LUCIE, FLA) -- A mother and grandmother in Florida have been arrested after leaving 5 children between the ages of 3 and 9 home alone, during which time a 9-year-old boy was stabbed in the back of the head by a 4-year-old girl. Julie Belliard, the 30-year-old mother of the 5 children,...
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September 22, 2019 - 12:33 pm
(BEAUMONT, Texas) -- A Texas hotel employee is being hailed as a hero after working 32 hours straight and helped to ensure guests' safety and comfort as the region was assailed by Hurricane Imelda. Satchel Smith began his shift at the Homewood Suites in Beaumont at 3 p.m. on Sept. 18 but was not...
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