• Closing arguments expected for wife of Pulse nightclub shooter

    Closing arguments expected for wife of Pulse nightclub shooter

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    Prosecutors told the jury that Salman knew Omar Mateen was buying rounds of ammunition for his AR-15, helped him spend thousands of dollars before the attack and knew about his plan when he left their home in the hours before the shooting. "It's about Noor Salman". "Her only sin is she married a monster", defense attorney Linda Moreno told jurors. Salman's two best friends even testified, saying that Salman was sweet, naive, and peaceful.
  • Flash Flood Watch issued for entire Mid

    Flash Flood Watch issued for entire Mid

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    Included are the counties of Adair Cherokee, Craig, Creek, Delaware, Mayes, McIntosh, Muskogee, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, Ottawa, Rogers, Tulsa and Wagoner in Oklahoma, and Benton County in Arkansas. Rounds of heavy rain and thunderstorms continue to press across the region, leading to the potential for flooding. Flooding along rivers will also be possible.
  • 50s today, then a frigid Easter weekend

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    A bit of freezing rain possible in the Poconos. Thursday: A chance of showers, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2 p.m. The wind and rain will gradually ease later in the night. The clouds will likely dominate our skies over the next few days, with Wednesday and Thursday likely remaining mostly cloudy , although some breaks of sun are possible from time to time.
  • Irish Government says abortion referendum will take place on 25th May

    Irish Government says abortion referendum will take place on 25th May

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    The Eighth Amendment of the Irish constitution recognises the equal right to life of the unborn and the mother. Mr Harris said that beyond the first 12 weeks, terminations would only be available in exceptional circumstances. Ireland's two largest political parties, Fine Gael and Fianna Fail, are allowing members a free vote on the issue and there have been heated public and political exchanges around some of the bill's provisions.
  • New Zealand can't find any Russian spies to expel

    New Zealand can't find any Russian spies to expel

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    She had not spoken to the Russian Embassy in Wellington, but said officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade had spoken to Ambassador Valery Tereshchenko to express New Zealand's concerns. That advice was verified by our partners. New Zealand and Russian Federation opened talks on trade before the sanctions were imposed, then suspended them afterwards.
  • Firefighter Michael Davidson: The FDNY veteran's death, funeral

    Firefighter Michael Davidson: The FDNY veteran's death, funeral

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    Filmmakers were using the vacant building to shoot the movie Motherless Brooklyn , starring Bruce Willis , Edward Norton , Willem Dafoe and Alec Baldwin . He was recognized several times throughout his career for his bravery. "He was excellent at everything he did". He was athletic. He was a wonderful fireman.
  • Disney star actress joins President Trump's White House!

    Disney star actress joins President Trump's White House!

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    This selection of a Disney actress in a stellar role in the White House is a series of hirings from the Media & Entertainment industry in key roles in the White House West Wing. Caroline Sunshine , known for playing the role of Tinka Hessenheffer in Shake It Up , had been serving as a White House intern. Sunshine hasn't commented on either her Twitter or Instagram accounts and neither one has been overtly partisan in the past.
  • $4 million for Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows school district

    $4 million for Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows school district

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    Certainly, I guess it's within their right to do it; it's up to them. Similar education models are used in other states. Traditionally, the district has tabulated high school bus rosters at "higher than normal rates", Longwell said, with actual lower usage due in part to student drivers.
  • 'Violent' ICE detainee escapes custody at JFK Airport, flees in taxi

    'Violent' ICE detainee escapes custody at JFK Airport, flees in taxi

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    Mohamadou Lamine Mbacke, 31, escaped ICE custody at JFK Airport on March 27, 2018. The prisoner is described as a "violent deportee", CBS2 reported . Surveillance footage from the airport showed the man leaving the facility in a taxi. Mbacke was last seen wearing a black or purple shirt, jeans and sneakers.
  • Police say Fort Collins man collected around 700000 child porn files

    Police say Fort Collins man collected around 700000 child porn files

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    Queen was charged with 300 counts of possession of child pornography on Friday. ►Make it easy to keep up to date with more stories like this. A 25-year-old London, Ont. Court documents say Homeland Security agents were first alerted to a certain IP address in Mangilao, flagging it for downloading known child sex abuse images.