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Ala. man contracts flesh-eating bacteria from river

KBTX TV FLORENCE, Ala. (WAFF/Gray News) – A man has been fighting for his life in the hospital after his wife says a day kayaking with their kids left him with a terrifying infection. Cassey Rutherford has been by her husband’s … Continue reading

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Kentucky man finds tick in his eye

KBTX-TV FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT/Gray News) – One man in Kentucky is recovering after finding a tick in his eyeball. Chris Prater works for a local electric company. Before he starts each day, he always sprays himself with insect repellent. 

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Police: Flushing drugs could create ‘meth-gators’ in north Alabama

KBTX-TV LORETTO, Tenn. (WAFF/Gray News) – A drug bust announcement out of Lawrence County, Tennessee came with an atypical warning about the dangers of trying to flush away drug evidence. The warning stemmed from a drug arrest in Loretto over the … Continue reading

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Swedes are getting implants in their hands to replace cash, credit cards

New York Post – by Lee Brown Thousands of people in Sweden are having futuristic microchips implanted into their skin to carry out everyday activities and replace credit cards and cash. More than 4,000 people have already had the sci-fi-ish … Continue reading

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Oklahoma man arrested in stolen car with snake, uranium, gun, whiskey: Cops

Fox News An Oklahoma man was arrested last month after police say a routine traffic stop turned up a gun, a rattlesnake, an open bottle of whiskey and rod of “radioactive” uranium. Stephen Jennings was charged with possession of a stolen vehicle, transporting an open … Continue reading

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Dramatic video shows Coast Guard leaping onto submarine carrying 17,000 pounds of cocaine

NBC News The U.S. Coast Guard released video Thursday of service members leaping onto a submarine carrying 17,000 pounds of cocaine as part of a monthslong, $569 million cocaine bust. A member of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro can … Continue reading

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Things You’ll Probably Never Hear a Southern Boy Say

30. When I retire, I’m movin’ north. 29. I’ll take Shakespeare for 1000, Alex. 28. Duct tape won’t fix that. 27. Come to think of it, I’ll have a Heineken 

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Two escape farm of ‘doomsday preppers,’ tell Wakulla detectives they were abused for years

Tallahassee Democrat A Crawfordville couple preparing for Armageddon faces multiple serious charges after two women, who worked on their farm, escaped and told investigators they were prevented from leaving and were physically and sexually abused for years. Wakulla County Sheriff’s office detectives raided … Continue reading

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A man stole a car with kids inside, so the dad and bystanders beat him to death, cops say

KCRG PHILADELPHIA (Gray News) – If not for heavy traffic, 54-year-old Eric Hood might have gotten away with a carjacking Thursday night. Around 9 p.m., a mother of three pulled up outside of a Philadelphia pizza shop. She left the car … Continue reading

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Body cam backlog: NYPD lags on making footage public, report finds

Brooklyn Daily Eagle – by Jeffery Harrell The NYPD is failing to provide body cam footage in instances of police misconduct, according to a new report from a city watchdog agency. The report, released by the Citizens Complaint Review Board, found … Continue reading

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A Capitol offense? Cannabis found in Statehouse flower beds

AP MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Almost three dozen cannabis plants have been found growing in the flower beds in front of the Vermont Statehouse, police said Friday. A visitor to the Statehouse alerted police to what turned out to be … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Epstein tampered with witnesses: prosecutors

AOL Accused child sex predator Jeffrey Epstein wired a total of $350,000 to a pair of co-conspirators just days after the publication of a newspaper story alleging he sexually abused dozens of underage girls, federal prosecutors said Friday. The prosecutors … Continue reading

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NYPD let convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein skip judge-ordered check-ins

New York Post – by Elizabeth Rosner, Tina Moore, Larry Celona and Bruce Golding Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein never once checked in with city cops in the eight-plus years since a Manhattan judge ordered him to do so every 90 … Continue reading

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$15 minimum wage would boost pay for 17 million workers, says CBO

AOL A new report from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has evaluated the impact of raising the federal minimum wage to $15, $12, or $10 per hour by 2025. According to CBO estimates, raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour … Continue reading

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Ross Perot, North Texas philanthropist, businessman, presidential candidate, dies at 89

Fort Worth Star Telegram – by Mitch Mitchell Texas billionaire and computer systems magnate Henry Ross Perot has died. He was 89. Perot died early Tuesday at his home in Dallas surrounded by his devoted family, family spokesman James Fuller said. Perot, … Continue reading

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US Customs just seized a ship owned by JPMorgan after authorities found $1 billion worth of drugs on it

AOL Federal prosecutors in Philadelphia have seized a container ship operated by the Mediterranean Shipping Co., weeks after authorities found more than $1 billion worth of cocaine on the vessel in what was one of the largest drug busts in … Continue reading

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7.1 Quake Rocks SoCal, Searles Valley Hit Hard For Second Time In 24 Hours

CBS News LOS ANGELES (CBSLA)  — A 7.1 quake rocked Southern California Friday evening. The quake struck at 8:21 p.m. KCAL9 anchor Sara Donchey held co-anchor Juan Fernandez’ arm as she steadied herself before ducking under her desk. 

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Thousands of fish dead in Kentucky River following Jim Beam warehouse fire

WKYT FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT) – The environmental fallout of the Jim Beam bourbon warehouse fire continues along the Kentucky River, as large numbers of dead fish are now floating downstream. State environmental officials predicted this would happen, as the water used … Continue reading

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‘Second Coming’ comic resurrects Jesus as controversial superhero

New York Post – by Reed Tucker Forgive me, Father, for I have worn spandex. A controversial new comic series hits shelves Wednesday, imagining Jesus returning to Earth as a superhero sidekick, and The Post has an exclusive first look. … Continue reading

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Trump dive-bombed in tweets after claiming army seized revolutionary war airports

AOL Critics of President Donald Trump were flying high Thursday after his jaw-dropping gaffe in his Independence Day speech that the brave U.S. Army took over airports during the Revolutionary War. Trump, clearly reading from a teleprompter, talked about how the Continental … Continue reading

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