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A Moderate Risk is a level 4 of 5 on the convective outlook scale and means widespread severe storms will be possible. As the storm center moves east, so does the area at risk of severe storms. While it looks like these thunderstorms will hold off for your commute home, it's later in the evening that we're likely to see a line of showers and thunderstorms develop.
  • Texas Police Save Puppy From Overdosing On Heroin

    Texas Police Save Puppy From Overdosing On Heroin

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    Officers discovered the dog, along with the heroin, inside a auto parked at Home Depot in Carrollton Saturday, after arresting its owners for switching price tags on merchandise in the store. "He was extraordinarily lethargic, nearly comatose, barely breathing, his heart rate was very, very slow", veterinarian Stacie Fowler told KARE. North Texas Emergency Pet Clinic treated the dog, who is now being cared for at the City of Carrollton Animal Adoption Center.
  • Ole Miss announces self-imposed bowl ban for 2017 season

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    Ole Miss has 90 days to respond to the new allegations. The NCAA accused the Rebels of 21 rules violations by current or former members of their football coaching staff. Also, props to that recruit for being a cold-blooded savage. That a prospective recruit "went hunting near campus on private land owned by a booster", then did so "on two or three occasions after he enrolled", as "arranged by the football program".
  • Rescued From Flooded Golf Course in Northern California

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    At that point roughly 40 people had been evacuated to James Lick High School and residents are being told to shelter there until they can arrange more permanent accommodations, Vossbrink said. A second flood warning was issued for all areas downstream of Anderson Dam after 11 p.m. Monday, around the same time the height of Coyote Creek in South San Jose surged into flood stage.
  • Standing Rock protest camp being leveled, emptied by force

    Standing Rock protest camp being leveled, emptied by force

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    Wednesday. Native Americans and environmental activists have lived at the Oceti Sakowin camp in North Dakota since August fighting construction of the pipeline, which they say threatens the Standing Rock Sioux tribe's water resources and disregards the land's sacred status.
  • Virginia Governor Sacks Tim Tebow, Planned Parenthood Defund Bills

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    The Virginia Governor vetoed a bill that would have reinstated an incentive tax that benefiting the coal industry. Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has vetoed two bills, one that would've removed state funds to Planned Parenthood and another that would've allowed homeschooled students to take part in public school sports leagues.
  • DFW among launch markets for American Airlines' cheaper basic economy fares

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    American's first flights to offer basic economy will begin March 1 with the following routes: New Orleans-Philadelphia; Orlando- Charlotte; Charlotte-Philadelphia; Miami-Philadelphia; Dallas- Philadelphia; Dallas-Tampa; Baltimore Washington-Dallas; Miami-Tampa; Fort Lauderdale-Philadelphia, and Miami-New Orleans.
  • Bull captured after leading NYPD on chase through Queens has died

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    The bull followed dozens of police officers who had it cornered in one resident's backyard. Watch video of police chasing the bull through the city: Animal Care Centers said the bull arrived at their Brooklyn facility dead on arrival. A cow named "Freddie" also escaped from the same slaughterhouse. "A crew from an animal sanctuary picked up the animal and is taking it to a safe place", ABC 7 reports .
  • USA widens net for deporting immigrants

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    One plan is to immediately return home Mexican immigrants apprehended at the border pending the outcomes of their deportation hearings, rather than house them on US property. The pair of directives do not have any impact on Obama's program that has protected more than 750,000 young immigrants from deportation . The agency also plans to send non-Mexican migrants crossing the southern USA border back into Mexico as they await a decision on their case.
  • Buffalo Jewish Community Centers Reopen After Bomb Threats

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    Last month, an global security consultant and political risk analyst told The Algemeiner that the bomb threats targeting JCCs were part of an "unfortunate growing trend". In all, there were 10 JCC's evacuated across evacuated Monday. Alabama is a very red state, indeed, but we have received tremendous support from the greater Birmingham community.
  • At least two tornadoes hit San Antonio, Texas

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    There were no reports of any serious injuries. - A severe storm system spawned a possible tornado that has caused minor injuries and damaged more than 150 homes in the San Antonia area. High winds toppled trees, ripping roofs off of homes, even leveling some of the dwellings. Crews said a fire that started inside an area elementary school is storm related.
  • Officer Killed, Another Wounded in Shootout With Armed Driver

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    Police later found out that the vehicle the man was driving had been reported stolen. The shooting happened around 8 a.m., police officer John Scoggins told the Whittier Daily News . The two police officers and the suspect were all initially transported to local hospitals in unknown conditions, the release stated. One of those officers was pronounced dead at the hospital, authorities said.
  • Thousands protest Donald Trump's United Kingdom visit

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    Conservative MP Simon Burns argued that the visit should go ahead - whatever people think of Trump - because of the close links between the United States and the UK. Bush and Barack Obama - have been invited for state visits since the 1950s. "HM Government believes the President of the United States should be extended the full courtesy of a State Visit".
  • Benefit set for families of 2 slain IN teenage girls

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    Police sergeant Tony Slocum told the Associated Press that "the totality of the evidence" led them to believe the man was their main suspect, having previously identified him as a person of interest in the case. Delphi has a population around 3000 people, and it seemed like every single resident came to the high school Saturday evening - first for the visitation and then a lantern launching after dark.
  • Record warmth expected to continue

    Record warmth expected to continue

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    Sunday's unseasonably high temperatures are likely to be record-breaking in Greater Boston and will lead to aweek of "well-above normal temperatures", according to the National Weather Service in Taunton. Temperatures are expected to drop early in the week, with highs on Monday and Tuesday in the 50s - still milder than typical February weather. Winds could gust as high as 25 miles per hour.
  • Senate confirms EPA nominee Scott Pruitt despite a renewed court battle

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    A 2014 New York Times investigation already established that Pruitt often did favors for the oil and gas industry, particularly for major donors to the Republican Attorneys General Association. EPA employees have organized to try to block Pruitt, with current staffers protesting at a rally in Chicago, almost 800 former employees signing a letter arguing against his confirmation and the union representing agency employees launching an online campaign to " Save the EPA ".
  • Chicago Officer Faces 1st-Degree Murder Charge In Death Of Mpls. Man

    Chicago Officer Faces 1st-Degree Murder Charge In Death Of Mpls. Man

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    Earlier this month, Robertson was taking a Megabus from Memphis, Tennessee, to Minneapolis when an altercation between him and the officers occurred during a one-hour layover in Chicago, the suit alleges. Bond was set at $250,000 on Friday for the officer, LaRoyce Tankson, report DNA Info and the Chicago Sun-Times. In addition, a federal lawsuit has been filed on Robertson's behalf against the officer and transit agency.
  • Cummings Disputes Trump Claim He Backed Off From White House Meeting

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    Ryan said on MSNBC that she would be happy to cover such a meeting between Trump and the CBC as a reporter. Ryan is black. "Are they friends of yours?" Cummings had been set to meet with Trump regarding the price of prescription drugs, an issue the Democrat has repeatedly said he believes he can work with Trump on.
  • 'A Day Without Immigrants' protests close some NYC restaurants, stores

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    It comes in response to President Donald Trump, whose administration has pledged to increase the deportation of immigrants living in the country illegally. Central. They're part of who we are. "We might lose a day of work but we will win so much more". "Our restaurant, our city-our very nation was built by hardworking immigrants".
  • Puzder to Back Out of Labor Secretary Nomination

    Puzder to Back Out of Labor Secretary Nomination

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    Puzder has also argued that a higher minimum wage would encourage employers to replace human employees with automated technology. After more than a decade in public service, Acosta has beens serving as the dean of the Florida International University Law School.
  • Drug catapult, 47 pounds of marijuana found at US-Mexico border

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    The device appeared to be constructed of square tubing and a heavy spring welded together, with rope tied around parts of it. "Also, it was detected that the unit has a cut in the back of the helmet that allows to place the metallic tube for the launching of projectiles, possibly used from the border of the border strip of Mexico towards the United States".
  • Trump ICE Agents Arrest DACA Dreamer

    Trump ICE Agents Arrest DACA Dreamer

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    Known as the "dreamers", they are 750,000 non-American youths to have obtained temporary protection against deportation under Barack Obama's DACA, implemented in 2012. Ramirez had recently moved to Washington from California, where he had attended school, and he has a 3-year-old son, who is a USA citizen. Mark Rosenbaum, one of Mr Ramirez's lawyers, said he "unequivocally denies being in a gang".
  • Ailing Toshiba looks to book ¥500 billion April-December loss

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    Toshiba will still consider participating in the Moorside project to build three new nuclear reactors near Sellafield in Cumbria , the Japanese technology giant has revealed. nuclear construction company. Toshiba said it would meet its "social responsibilities" in Japan by assisting with the restart of idled nuclear power plants, maintenance operations and reactor decommissioning.
  • KKK leader's wife, stepson charged with his murder

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    Officials first learned of the 51-year-old's disappearance on Friday , a day after a United States Federal Forest Service employee discovered Ancona's vehicle on Federal Forest Service Property, Jacobsen said in a Facebook post . Ancona went missing Friday. "He kept saying he needed a break, so that's what I thought he was doing originally, was taking a break", she said. "We processed the scene and the body was transported by the Washington County Coroner's office for an autopsy to ...
  • Coward: DeVos Runs From Protesters at DC School

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    In addition to DeVos, Republicans hope to confirm a series of other divisive nominees this week: Alabama Republican Sen. Two Republicans, Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, joined Democrats in a marathon effort to derail the nomination of the wealthy Republican donor.
  • Suspect in Reagan Tokes case charged with rape

    Suspect in Reagan Tokes case charged with rape

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    Brian L. Goldsby has been arrested and charged with Aggravated Murder, Aggravated Kidnapping and Aggravated Robbery. Tokes was a student at Ohio State University and was completing her fourth year in a psychology major. Police believe Golsby and Reagan Tokes crossed paths shortly after she left work at Bodega Cafe, a restaurant in the Short North. Arraignment is scheduled for Monday at 9 a.m.
  • Trump Adviser Stephen Miller Mum On Trump Confidence In Mike Flynn

    Trump Adviser Stephen Miller Mum On Trump Confidence In Mike Flynn

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    At issue is whether Flynn discussed USA sanctions in calls with Russia's ambassador while President Barack Obama was still in office. Stephanopoulos interrupted, saying, "I'm asking you as the White House senior policy adviser". It also suspended for 120 days the US refugee program to give the administration time to develop "extreme vetting" procedures. "Would you say, 'Well, I'm sorry".
  • Boys become kings, girls queens at Tim Tebow prom experience

    Boys become kings, girls queens at Tim Tebow prom experience

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    Letting each and every honored guest know he or she is special was a central theme the night. "That's why we're here, to share love with everybody", Ellis said. "A lot of people that will be here tonight, don't have the opportunity to do this kind of event". "I think it's awesome". Friday night's event in Corvallis was also sponsored by more than 22 organizations from around the Mid-Valley, almost doubling the participation from the first event previous year.
  • Lawmaker introduces bill to repeal HB2

    Lawmaker introduces bill to repeal HB2

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    The comprehensive legislation was introduced by Representatives Pricey Harrison, Deb Butler, Kelly Alexander, Susan Fisher and Senators Terry Van Duyn, Mike Woodard, and Jay Chaudhuri. The state has been struggling with House Bill 2 for nearly a year, when lawmakers swiftly passed it in a one-day emergency session to head off a Charlotte ordinance that would have required businesses to allow transgender individuals to use the bathroom of their choice.