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Fighters scrambled to intercept plane near Mar-a-Lago

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iStock/Thinkstock(WESTON, Fla.) — Fighter jets were scrambled in Florida Friday night to intercept an unresponsive plane that violated restricted airspace over President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, creating a sonic boom thatRead More

Military planes create loud 'booming sound' in south Florida

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iStock/Thinkstock(WESTON, Fla.) — Military planes traveling through south Florida created a loud boom Friday night that alarmed some residents, officials said. Some residents mistook the loud sound related to theRead More

US doesn't plan to use National Guard to arrest immigrants, despite early memo

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iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The White House and Department of Homeland Security said Friday that they are not planning to use the National Guard to apprehend and arrest undocumented immigrants, despite aRead More

Inmates at a California men's prison find purpose in beauty school

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iStock/Thinkstock(BLYTHE, Calif.) — Valley State Prison in Chowchilla is a men’s prison in California where inmates can get beauty school training, like everyone else in the state. “I like doingRead More

Inmates at a California men's prison find purpose in beauty school

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iStock/Thinkstock(BLYTHE, Calif.) — Valley State Prison in Chowchilla is a men’s prison in California where inmates can get beauty school training, like everyone else in the state. “I like doingRead More

Private detective claims to use his supposed psychic powers to solve crimes

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ABC News(PUEBLO, Colo.) — Troy Griffin walked across a bridge in Colorado, searching for a body. He brought search dogs and a team of volunteers with him, but his mainRead More

Columbia University accidentally sent acceptance letters to 277 applicants

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Raymond Boyd/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — An Ivy League university informed more than 200 students that they’d been accepted earlier this week, but it turned out to be a mistake. ColumbiaRead More

City of Delphi, Indiana, left heartbroken and rattled by murders of 2 teenage girls

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Handout via WLFI(DELPHI, Ind.) — The rural city of Delphi, Indiana, has been rocked by the unsolved murders of two teenage girls, whose bodies were found a day after theyRead More

Strongest storm in years to drench Southern California

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ABC News(LOS ANGELES) — Southern California is bracing for torrential rain and powerful winds Friday in what could be the strongest storm to hit the region in years, if notRead More

Dakota Access Pipeline protesters meet with authorities over emergency evacuation order

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Michael Nigro/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Dakota Access Pipeline protesters at the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe reservation in North Dakota met with state representatives on Thursday, after theRead More