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Homegrown Extremists Could Seek to Replicate Paris, FBI and DHS Say in Joint Bulletin

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MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The FBI and Department of Homeland Security have issued a joint bulletin reviewing the tactics and techniques used by terrorists in the Nov. 13 Paris attacks,Read More

Jammed: America's 50 Worst Traffic Bottlenecks, Ranked

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iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Just before one of the busiest travel weekends of the year, a group called the American Highway Users Alliance has ranked the 50 worst traffic bottlenecks in theRead More

Five People Shot During Protest in Minneapolis

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iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS) — Five people were shot late Monday near a Black Lives Matter protest in Minneapolis. A statement from Minneapolis Police Department said, “Minneapolis Police responded to 1400 Morgan AvenueRead More

Los Angeles Man Freed After Spending 16 Years in Prison for Sex Crimes

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iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — A man convicted of three rapes in Los Angeles has been exonerated. On Monday, Luis Lorenzo Vargas’s conviction was thrown out by a Los Angeles judge afterRead More

Ahmed Mohamed Seeking $15 Million in Damages After Clock Arrest

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JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(IRVING, Texas) — Ahmed Mohamed, the high school student who was arrested when he brought in a homemade clock to show his teacher, is demanding apologies from hisRead More

U.S. Authorities Step Up Security Ahead of Holiday Season

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Albin Lohr-Jones/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — As the holidays approach, Americans will see extra security this week on mass transit, at airports, shopping centers and other potential softRead More

Suspect Arrested in New Orleans Med Student Shooting

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The Gold Family(NEW ORLEANS) — New Orleans police have arrested the main suspect in the shooting of a medical school student. Euric Cain, 21, was arrested Monday in connection toRead More

Fewer Adults Wearing Seat Belts in Back Seat of Cars, Alert Says

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The Governors Highway Safety Association says people need to remember to use their seat belts when in the back seats of vehicles. A new report from theRead More

Passengers From International Flight to New York Inadvertently Skipped Customs

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iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — American Airlines announced that passengers on Friday night’s flight 1671 from Cancun, Mexico to New York’s John F. Kennedy airport did not complete immigration and customsRead More

Hear Washington Woman's Terrifying 911 Call from Sinking Car

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iStock/Thinkstock(YELM, Wash.) — A 911 call capturing the moment a woman is trapped inside her car — as it begins to fill with water — has been released. The womanRead More