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K-9 Officer Dies After Being Left in Back Of Patrol Car

K-9 Officer Dies After Being Left in Back Of Patrol Car

A police K-9 has died after investigators said its owner left the dog in the back of a patrol car for nearly three hours. The Cherokee County Marshal’s Office and the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office were called out to the home of a Cherokee County School Police officer Friday after getting …

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Man Shoots Ex-‘Voice’ Contestant Christina Grimmie, Commits Suicide

Man Shoots Ex-'Voice' Contestant Christina Grimmie, Commits Suicide

Christina Grimmie, a singer known for competing on The Voice, is in critical condition Friday night after she was shot after a concert in Orlando, authorities confirmed. Grimmie and the pop/punk band Before You Exit were signing autographs and selling merchandise after their show at the Plaza Live Theater when a man walked up …

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Bike Thief Lassoed by Man on Horseback in Eagle Point, Oregon

Bike Thief Lassoed by Man on Horseback in Eagle Point, Oregon

Eagle Point, Ore. — You’d probably have a hard time believing this story, if there weren’t the pictures to prove it. A man took off with a bike that police say wasn’t his own, and a cowboy happened to be in the right place at the right time. He’s being called …

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Borrego Springs, California Hit by 5.2 Magnitude Earthquake

Borrego Springs, California Hit by 5.2 Magnitude Earthquake

LOS ANGELES — A magnitude-5.2 earthquake rocked Southern California early Friday, rousing residents out of bed around 1:05 a.m. local time. The quake’s center was located about 13 miles north-northwest near Borrego Springs in the desert east of Los Angeles, the U.S. Geological Service reported. On the west side of Los Angeles, about 100 miles …

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VIDEO Man Shot Outside Baggage Claim at Dallas Love Field Airport

VIDEO Man Shot Outside Baggage Claim at Dallas Love Field Airport

An incident at Dallas Love Field Airport that led to a man being shot by police outside the terminal stemmed from a domestic disturbance between a woman and her children’s father, a police spokesman said. The man who was shot was the father, the spokesman said. The man’s condition was …

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California Smoking Age Raised to 21

California Smoking Age Raised to 21

California changed the age limit to purchase tobacco products to 21 on Thursday, replacing the 144-year-old age limit of 18. In addition, a new law effective the same day officially re-classifies e-cigarettes, as well as all vaping accessories, as tobacco products. Laws are cracking down more and more on the harmful …

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Muhammad Ali Funeral Live Stream: Watch Memorial Service Online

Muhammad Ali Funeral Live Stream: Watch Memorial Service Online

A funeral for Muhammad Ali will be held in Kentucky on Friday, and a live stream has been made available for viewing. Watch below. As Sostre News has reported, Ali died last Friday at the age of 74 after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. On Thursday, a Muslim prayer service was held in …

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Court Rules Concealed Firearms Are Not Protected By Constitution

A federal appellate court ruled on Thursday that the right to carry concealed firearms outside of the home is not protected by the constitution. The decision comes after a challenge was made in court to guidelines in San Diego and Yolo counties that say a person must prove they have “good cause” …

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US Moving to Expand Airstrikes in Afghanistan Against Taliban

US Moving to Expand Airstrikes in Afghanistan Against Taliban

After months of debate, the U.S. is moving toward a decision to expand the military’s authority to conduct airstrikes against the Taliban as the violence in Afghanistan escalates, a senior U.S. defense official said Thursday. The official said a final decision has not been made. But there is a broad …

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Four New Elements Are Being Added To the Period Table

Four new elements are being added to the period table: Nihonium (element 113), Moscovium (element 114), Tennessine (element 115), and Oganesson (element 118). Scientists in Japan have managed to make the 113th element of the period table, and have named it after the Japanese word for Japan: “Nihon”. Nihonium will be …

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