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Prosecutors mulling charges against woman who pushed friend off bridge

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KATU-TV(VANCOUVER, Wash.) — Prosecutors in Washington will consider charging an 18-year-old woman who pushed her teenage friend off a bridge, sending her plummeting 60 feet to the river below andRead More

Nearly 1 year after Hurricane Maria, 100 percent of customers have power in Puerto Rico: Officials

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Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority(NEW YORK) — Nearly 11 months after Hurricane Maria, 100 percent of the customers that lost power due to the storm have access to the gridRead More

Baltimore police officer charged for disturbing beating caught on video

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Instagram/@otm.twinchin(BALTIMORE) — Baltimore police officer Arthur Williams, seen on video repeatedly punching a civilian, has been charged with first and second-degree assault, as well as misconduct of an officer, forRead More

Mother struck, killed by car while trying to save students outside Texas elementary school

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iStock/Thinkstock(EL PASO, Texas) — When a car careened toward a woman and students outside a Texas elementary school, she put herself in front of the children before being struck andRead More

State of emergency declared in Florida amid toxic red tide outbreak on Gulf coast

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Joe Raedle/Getty Images(TAMPA, Fla.) — The Governor of Florida issued a state of emergency in response to this year’s excessive red tide, the toxic algae bloom spreading across the WestRead More

More flooding possible in Northeast as stormy summer continues

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ABC(NEW YORK) — It has been a rainy summer in the Northeast and the entire East Coast with more flash flooding possible Tuesday. There was more flash flooding Monday asRead More

Crowbar crashes through windshield, kills former prosecutor in Massachusetts

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Spencer Police(PAXTON, Mass.) — A former Worcester County, Massachusetts, prosecutor died suddenly after a crowbar crashed through his windshield Monday. John Madaio was driving his SUV in the town ofRead More

Michigan girls escape kidnap attempt by fighting, throwing hot coffee on suspect

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WJRT(MILLINGTON), Mich.) — Police in Michigan say four girls managed to fight off a man who assaulted them over the weekend by throwing hot coffee on him. The girls, agesRead More

Suspects in New Mexico compound case expected to be released despite sheriff's pleas

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Taos County Sheriffs Office(AMALIA, N.M.) — A New Mexico judge agreed on Monday to release on bond five suspects who were arrested on child abuse charges and were alleged toRead More

Suspects in New Mexico compound case released on bond against sheriff's pleas

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Taos County Sheriffs Office(Amalia, N.M.) — A New Mexico judge agreed on Monday to release on bond five suspects who were arrested on child abuse charges and were alleged toRead More