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October 13, 2019 - 11:50 am
(LITTLE ROCK, Ill.) -- At least 11 people have been hurt, one of them critically, after a car slammed into people enjoying an autumn hayride on Saturday afternoon about 55 miles west of Chicago. Authorities say that the accident occurred at around 5:30 p.m. on Saturday afternoon in Little Rock...
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October 13, 2019 - 7:57 am
(FORT WORTH, Texas) -- A police officer responding to a call early Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas, fired a shot into the window of a woman's home, striking and killing her. The woman was black. The officer is white. The Fort Worth Police Department did not release the name of the officer, ABC Dallas...
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October 12, 2019 - 4:50 pm
(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- "Not qualified to make a fair and impartial decision," is how Florida State Senator Bobby Powell described the judge who sentenced a 21-year-old man to 10 days in jail for missing jury duty. "The thought that a judge would sentence a young man who had no previous history or...
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October 12, 2019 - 4:06 pm
(CHICAGO) -- A woman known to police for trying to evade capture by airport security was arrested again at Chicago O'Hare airport, police said. Marilyn Hartman, known to authorities as the "Serial Stowaway," was charged Saturday with a felony count of criminal trespass to a registered area at an...
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October 12, 2019 - 3:50 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Due to "public safety concerns," several artists slated to perform at this weekend's Rolling Loud Festival in New York City were removed from the lineup. In a letter to festival organizers, the New York Police Department said that "there will be a higher risk of violence" if Casanova...
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October 12, 2019 - 1:24 pm
(NEW ORLEANS) -- At least one person was killed and several others injured after a crane collapsed at the under-construction Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans, officials said. Eighteen people were transported to local hospitals and three were still missing, New Orleans Fire Chief Timothy McConnell...
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October 12, 2019 - 12:41 pm
(LOS ANGELES) -- Several California wildfires are still wreaking havoc as firefighters continue to battle the blazes Saturday. The Saddleridge fire in Los Angeles County, the largest of the latest California wildfires, encompasses 7,552 acres and is only 19% contained as of 7:30 a.m. PST. The...
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October 12, 2019 - 11:29 am
(PELHAM, N.H.) -- Authorities are investigating a shooting at a church in Pelham, New Hampshire, on Saturday morning, the governor said. "State officials are on scene assisting local first responders in the response and investigation of a shooting in Pelham, NH," Governor John Sununu said on...
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October 12, 2019 - 11:26 am
(NEW YORK) -- Four men were shot and killed early Saturday morning at an illegal gambling location in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, according to police. Three others, one woman and two men, were wounded and taken to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries, New...
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October 12, 2019 - 11:22 am
(LOS ANGELES) -- A Red Flag Warning is in effect through 6 p.m. for Los Angeles and the surrounding area. Santa Ana winds are making it difficult for firefighters to contain the raging wildfires in California. Any new or existing fires are likely to spread and with wind gusts up to 20 mph and...
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