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The Paralympian was engaged in a brawl with a fellow inmate over a public phone at the special care unit of the Attridgeville Correctional Centre, says South Africa's department of correctional services spokesman Singabakho Nxumalo. Pistorius was taken for a medical checkup and was found to have only sustained a bruise. He received a five-year sentence for manslaughter, but the finding was overturned in 2015, and he was found guilty of murder and instead sentenced to six years in prison.
  • Redskins deny name change after hoax

    Redskins deny name change after hoax

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    A page created to look like an exact replica of the Washington Post declared "Native Leaders Celebrate a Victory as Washington Football Changes Mascot to the Redhawks", but a closer look at the site's URL reveals that it's not a genuine article.
  • Ron Johnson hopes Alabama has taught Steve Bannon a lesson

    Ron Johnson hopes Alabama has taught Steve Bannon a lesson

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    Moore, 70, has been accused of coming on to teenage girls when he was in his 30s. The big loser in Tuesday's Alabama's special Senate election was not the Republican Party. Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief political strategist and right-wing firebrand, backed Roy Moore during his unsuccessful bid for a Senate seat in Alabama .
  • Veterans Home to host wreath-laying ceremony on December 16

    Veterans Home to host wreath-laying ceremony on December 16

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    According to the Wreaths Across America organization, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit, over 1 million wreaths are placed each year at more than 1,200 locations in all 50 states. And as a combat veteran, he felt a personal connection to the mission. "I've been going to this church a long time, and my great grandfather who was in World War II is buried here".
  • Israel intercepts two missiles fired from Gaza

    Israel intercepts two missiles fired from Gaza

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    Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas missed a major deadline in their reconciliation bid by failing to transfer power in the Gaza Strip. The IDF spokesman in a statement said Israeli warplanes struck military training sites and weapons storage facilities used by the terrorist group.
  • Someone Hacked Anderson Cooper's Twitter and Called Trump a Tool

    Someone Hacked Anderson Cooper's Twitter and Called Trump a Tool

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    However, when it comes to Trump's flip-flopping, Cooper says the response from his Twitter handle was not his own. Luther Strange to win reelection, but he lost the GOP primary to Moore. I guess that really does mean that you can't believe everything that you read on the Internet. CNN went on to note that Cooper's assistant is the "only other person" who can access his account.
  • Trump Bans Kaspersky Security Products In US Gov't

    Trump Bans Kaspersky Security Products In US Gov't

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    It authorizes the recruitment and retention bonuses for the Armed Forces and makes changes to national security and foreign affairs programs. All of Uncle Sam's agencies have been given until October 1, 2018, to banish Kaspersky's wares from their systems.
  • New York City pipe bomb suspect taunted Trump

    New York City pipe bomb suspect taunted Trump

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    Ullah, a US resident since 2011, had come back to Bangladesh to see his family in September, spending most of the time at home with their six-month-old son, Islam said. He chose a workday to target as many people as possible. The officials spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly about the blast.
  • Joe Biden comforts Meghan McCain on The View

    Joe Biden comforts Meghan McCain on The View

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    McCain told Biden that she couldn't get through the part of his book , " Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and goal", which covered his son, Beau Biden's , struggle with brain cancer. "And I would too", Biden said. "We're like two brothers who were somehow raised by different fathers or something", Biden said of Sen. "Her dad is one of my best friends", he added.