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Dozens still missing in Puerto Rico a month after Hurricane Maria

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Mario Tama/Getty Images(SAN JUAN) — At least 76 people are still missing in Puerto Rico 30 days after Hurricane Maria made landfall on the island as a powerful Category 4Read More

5 arrested in connection with white nationalist Richard Spencer's Florida event

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iStock/Thinkstock(GAINESVILLE, Fla.) — Five arrests were made Thursday in connection with an event that self-described white supremacist Richard Spencer held at the University of Florida campus in Gainesville. Three menRead More

The spookiest hotels in America

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Just in time for Halloween, Historic Hotels of America has named the 25 most haunted historic hotels. Here are 10 of the oldest and spookiest: Concord’s ColonialRead More

672,000 gallons of oil spill off Louisiana coast, Coast Guard says

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The U.S. Coast Guard has nearly doubled its initial estimate of the amount of oil that seeped from a crack in a pipeline off the coast ofRead More

Exclusive: Shop employees say they may have sold costume to alleged 'Killer Clown' murderer

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — More than 27 years ago, a woman died after she was shot at her front door by someone dressed as a clown, and a former costume storeRead More

Two arrested at white nationalist Richard Spencer's Florida event

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iStock/Thinkstock(GAINESVILLE, Fla.) — Two arrests were made Thursday afternoon on the University of Florida campus in Gainesville, where self-described white nationalist Richard Spencer spoke at an event. Security measures wereRead More

Students rush to escape as school bus explodes in flames in Charlotte

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WSOC(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — More than a dozen Charlotte-area students were forced to flee their school bus when the engine exploded and burst into flames on Thursday. Harrowing video shot minutesRead More

Homeless veteran rushes to save victim after life-threatening car crash

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iStock/Thinkstock(PEMBROKE PINES, FLa.) — Travis Wilson was simply signing up for housing when the homeless veteran heard a boom nearby and rushed to the aid of a bloodied victim inRead More

Florida deputies stumble on weapons stash amid child porn investigation

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Authorities in Florida found a cache of guns and explosives inside a home during the course of a child pornography investigation Wednesday, officials said. Deputies from theRead More

Substitute teacher in Texas allegedly duct-taped mouths of 10 elementary school students, school district says

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Gloda/iStock/Thinkstock(KILLEEN, Texas) — A substitute teacher has been banned from the campus of an elementary school in Killeen, Texas, after she allegedly placed duct tape over the mouths of 10Read More