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October 15, 2019 - 10:32 am
(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- The Birmingham, Ala., community is pleading for the safe return of a 3-year-old girl, days after she was allegedly abducted. At a Monday night vigil, Jasmaine Deloach, the head of Angel Arms Operation Exploited and Missing Persons in Birmingham, spoke directly to the unknown...
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October 15, 2019 - 10:22 am
(MOUNT SHASTA, Calif.) -- Four bodies have been recovered after a man allegedly went to a California police station and confessed to murder, authorities said. The man walked into the lobby of the Mt. Shasta Police Department just after noon Monday and reported that he had committed murder at his...
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October 15, 2019 - 8:30 am
(NEW YORK) -- A storm system will move through the South Tuesday with heavy rain that could cause flash flooding. Already Tuesday morning ahead of the storm, three states -- Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi -- are under Flash Flood Watch. By Wednesday early morning, this storm system will move...
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October 15, 2019 - 6:48 am
(TAMPA, Fla.) -- A child died after being left inside a hot car for hours on Monday in central Florida, marking the fifth such death in the Sunshine State this year and the 50th nationwide. The 1-year-old girl was found unconscious inside her family's car parked outside their Tampa home on Monday...
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October 14, 2019 - 7:24 pm
(FORT WORTH, TX.) -- The police officer who fatally shot a Fort Worth, Texas, woman in her home while answering a call for a welfare check has been arrested on murder charges. The charge comes after the officer abruptly resigned on Monday just before he was about to be fired for allegedly violating...
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October 14, 2019 - 5:00 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Statues of Christopher Columbus were vandalized amid continued calls to change the name of the federal holiday honoring the Italian explorer. Red paint, along with messages about genocide, were sprayed on landmarks in both San Francisco and Providence, Rhode Island, on Sunday. A sign...
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October 14, 2019 - 3:21 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Police are investigating the abduction of a New York boy who was abducted on Monday when his family's car was stolen. Six-year-old Ronald Mowatt was sitting in the back of a white Acura MDX in Brooklyn when a thief drove away with it at around 1 p.m., according to police...
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October 14, 2019 - 3:07 pm
(LOS ANGELES) -- California became the first state in the nation to require later start times at most schools. Senate Bill 328, signed by Governor Gavin Newsom on Sunday, requires most middle schools to begin no earlier than 8:00 a.m. and high schools at 8:30 a.m. A study from the American Academy...
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Baltimore Police Dept.
October 14, 2019 - 2:43 pm
(BALTIMORE) -- A 2-year-old boy was shot in the stomach in a "cowardly, violent act" of apparent road rage in Baltimore, authorities said. "You shot a child. Whoever you thought you were shooting at, you didn't shoot," Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison said. The 2-year-old, who had...
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October 14, 2019 - 2:37 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Ronan Farrow said his extensive, award-winning coverage of sexual misconduct allegations against powerful men stems from a personal place. During a Monday appearance on "The View," Farrow said his sister Dylan Farrow's experience publicly alleging sexual abuse by her adoptive father,...
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