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May Day Protesters Clash with Seattle Police

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iStock/Thinkstock(SEATTLE) — What started as a peaceful May Day march in Seattle on Sunday led to clashes with police. Police in riot gear deployed blast balls during confrontations with theRead More

CIA 'Live Tweets' Bin Laden Raid on 5 Year Anniversary

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Pete Souza/The White House via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The CIA “live tweeted” the Osama Bin Laden raid Sunday afternoon to mark the fifth anniversary of the May 1, 2011, operationRead More

Paramedic Says 'Yes' to Cop's Proposal Caught on Dash Cam

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iStock/Thinkstock(RAPID CITY, S.D.) — With the help of another officer, a South Dakota cop pulled off a surprise proposal to his firefighter and paramedic girlfriend in a sweet moment caughtRead More

Teen Killed on Carnival Ride Was Student-Athlete in Top 10 Percent of Her Class

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ABC News(EL PASO, Texas) — A teenage girl killed from a carnival ride accident in El Paso, Texas, was a student-athlete in the top 10 percent of her class, theRead More

CSX Train Derails in Northeast D.C., Possible Hazardous Leak

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iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A CSX freight train has derailed near the Rhode Island Avenue Metro station in Washington D.C. Sunday morning, sending several cars off the tracks. Officials also said thatRead More

Sixth Death Confirmed in Texas Flooding

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Rising flood waters claimed the life of a sixth person in Palestine, Texas, local police confirmed Saturday evening. The mayor of Palestine, Bob Herrington, said in aRead More

'Harry Potter' Fan Paints J.K. Rowling's Book in Fun Home DIY Project

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Courtesy of Meredith McCardle (FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.) — One Potterhead took her love for the Harry Potter franchise to a new level after she spent nearly a month painting theRead More

Florida Man Helps Homeless Woman Learn How to Read

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Courtesy Greg Smith(ORLANDO, Fla.) — A Florida man who was moved by a homeless woman who never asked him for money, even though he passed her every day on hisRead More

Florida Man Helps Homeless Woman Learn How to Read

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Courtesy Greg Smith(ORLANDO, Fla.) — A Florida man who was moved by a homeless woman who never asked him for money, even though he passed her every day on hisRead More

More Rain, Flash Flooding, Thunderstorms Slam the South

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Monkey Business/Thinkstock (HOUSTON) — Heavy rain and thunderstorms are slamming the South, one day after storms bringing flash flooding, tornadoes, and giant hail ripped through the area. The threat forRead More