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Cadet killed, 22 injured in military vehicle accident at West Point

New York Post – by Larry Celona and Natalie Musumeci A West Point cadet was killed and 22 others were wounded when an armored military personnel vehicle overturned and plummeted at least 15 feet down a hill near a training … Continue reading

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Racist, violent posts by police: Departments investigating

AOL Police departments in at least five states are investigating, and in some cases condemning, their officers’ social media feeds after the weekend publication of a database that appears to catalog thousands of bigoted or violent posts by active-duty and … Continue reading

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Local businessman suing the City of Bryan over building dispute

KBTX TV BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) – A local businessman says the city of Bryan is trying to tear down his business. But the city says it’s more of a safety issue. “Things have only gotten worse, not better,” said C.E. Hodde, … Continue reading

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Do not drink order lifted as village works on pink water issue

WSAZ News COAL GROVE, Ohio (WSAZ) — UPDATE 6/3/19 @ 10:53 a.m. The Village of Coal Grove has lifted a do not drink order after pink water ran through the water system. Hundreds of people woke up to pink water in … Continue reading

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Nation’s most ambitious project to clean up nuclear weapons waste has stalled at Hanford

LA Times The Energy Department’s most environmentally important and technically ambitious project to clean up Cold War nuclear weapons waste has stalled, putting at jeopardy an already long-delayed effort to protect the Columbia River in central Washington. In a terse … Continue reading

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Virginia Beach shooting survivor was spared three times during massacre

New York Post – by Lee Brown A Virginia Beach city worker was confronted by gunman DeWayne Craddock three heart-stopping times during the workplace slaughter — but was spared each time. Ned Carlstrom said he assumed it was an active-shooter drill when … Continue reading

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Texas lawmakers pass bill that will expand DNA database

KBTX TV BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX)- Texas lawmakers have passed a bill that will allow DNA samples to be taken during felony arrests. That sample will then be put in a national DNA database and run against existing unsolved crimes. The Department … Continue reading

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The Permian Basin Is Booming With Oil. But at What Cost to West Texans?

Texas Monthly – by Christian Wallace The horizon was thick with iron derricks. All around us, pumpjacks were scattered across the muddy fields like an army of giant iron grasshoppers. They bowed their bulky heads and lifted rich extractions from … Continue reading

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Texas Police Union Kills Effort To Close State’s ‘Dead Suspect Loophole’

Reason – by C.J. Ciaramella A bill would have closed a notorious loophole that lets Texas police departments hide records of jail deaths. But it failed to pass the Texas legislature, thanks to fierce opposition from one of the most … Continue reading

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7 patients at new Ohio hospital diagnosed with Legionnaires’

AOL GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s health authority on Friday ordered a newly opened hospital outside Columbus to immediately flush and disinfect its water lines and take other steps to protect the public’s health after seven patients were diagnosed … Continue reading

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Arrest in 43-year-old murder case stuns Wisconsin town

AOL LAKEWOOD, Wis. (AP) — Word of the arrest — via a friend’s text message — hit Wayne Sankey like a thunderbolt. “I said, ‘You gotta be kidding me,’” Sankey recalled. “And then I told the wife and she couldn’t … Continue reading

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Protesters vow to paralyse London during the President’s visit with marches, a rude robot and THAT blimp

Daily Mail Hundreds of thousands of activists are preparing to paralyse London with mass demonstrations during Donald Trump’s state visit next week. More than 20,000 police officers will be deployed at 20 separate events planned across the country in a security operation expected … Continue reading

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Man sets himself on fire and calmly strolls around a lawn outside the White House

Daily Mail A man set himself on fire near the White House on Wednesday morning with shocking footage showing him engulfed in flames. Video of the incident was posted online showing the unidentified individual walking calmly across the Ellipse near … Continue reading

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Man rides motorcycle with cow as passenger in Pakistan

Newshub – by Vita Molyneux A hilarious video of a man with an unusual passenger has surfaced online. The video, thought to be shot in rural Pakistan, shows the man speeding along the road with what looks like a bundle … Continue reading

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COWGIRL: Texas student rides cow to high school on last day of class

KLTV – by Gary Bass BUNA, Texas (KTRE) – On the last day of school, one Buna High School student decided to mark the occasion by riding Velvet, her cow, to school. Yes, you read that right. Kayden Bayer rode … Continue reading

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A lethal kiss for your beloved pet; vet warns of dangers of kissing bugs ahead of summer heat

KBTX TV COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) – As a pet owner, you know to look out for fleas and ticks. But have you worried about the kissing bug? If you haven’t, you should. The bug is native to South America, but over … Continue reading

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Runaway Barges Slam Into Oklahoma Dam and Sink on Arkansas River

Weather Channel Two wayward barges slammed into a dam on the flooded Arkansas River on Thursday north of Webbers Falls, Oklahoma. Aerial video from KFOR showed the barges, which broke free Wednesday night, hitting Lock and Dam 16. The barges then … Continue reading

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‘American Taliban’ John Walker Lindh set to be released

AOL ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — John Walker Lindh, the young Californian who became known as the American Taliban after he was captured by U.S. forces in the invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, is set to go free after nearly … Continue reading

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RV police chase: Driver identified as 52-year-old Winnetka woman, suspected of DUI

ABC 7 TARZANA, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A DUI suspect who led police on a dangerous high-speed chase through the San Fernando Valley in a stolen RV with two dogs on her lap has been identified. The California Highway Patrol … Continue reading

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NYPD officer says he inflated charge against Eric Garner

AOL NEW YORK (AP) — After Eric Garner’s death following a confrontation with New York City police five years ago, one officer involved in the struggle wrote up paperwork that exaggerated the seriousness of the dead man’s suspected crime, that … Continue reading

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