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Deadly fires ease, anger grows over Iberia's 41 fire deaths

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Two charged in graffiti found on Cape school buses, other property

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9-year-old girl dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishment

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Hurricane Ophelia’s remnants batter UK, Ireland; 3 dead

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Iowa man wants new trial because Vegas shooting happened the night before jury announced guilty verdict

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Las Vegans help after tragedy with garden, free services

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Oklahoma man killed after motorcycle accident on highway
LINCOLN COUNTY, Okla. – A man was killed Monday after a motorcycle accident on an Oklahoma highway. Officials say around 4:30 p.m., 47-year-old Keith Hendrix was driving his 2001 Yamaha motorcycle on US-177 near E1010 Rd., near Meeker, Okla. when he crashed. Hendrix was pronounced dead at the scene. It is unclear what caused Hendrix to crash.   Read More ...
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Hurricane Ophelia's remnants batter UK, Ireland; 3 dead
LONDON (AP) — The remnants of Hurricane Ophelia slammed into Ireland with wind gusts of up to 80 mph (130 kph) on Monday, killing at least three people, grounding planes, shutting schools and causing widespread power outages. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar urged people to stay indoors until the storm passed. Tens of thousands of homes were without power and the military was placed on standby   Read More ...
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Since the election of President Trump, Gregg Popovich has frequently criticized him, often in unsparing language. On Monday, the Spurs coach blasted Trump as “a soulless coward,” following the president’s comments about his lack of public reaction to the deaths of four U.S. Special Forces soldiers who were on patrol in Niger. At an impromptu news conference in the White House Rose Garden, Trump told reporters that he had written “personal letters” to the families of the soldiers, which he said had either “been sent” or were “going out tonight,” adding that they “were written during the weekend   Read More ...
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Murder trial begins for man suspected of beating boyfriend and dog
A Travis County murder trial begins Tuesday for a man who is accused of beating his boyfriend and choking his boyfriend’s dog after a night of drinking in downtown Austin in July 2015. Bryan Canchola, 22, is charged with killing Stephen Sylvester after an argument in an apartment they shared near the University of Texas campus. He faces a separate charge of cruelty to an animal for attacking Sylvester’s dog, Harlow, a Yorkshire terrier   Read More ...
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For Halloween: Murder and mayhem on the streets of Austin | Austin Found
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325-pound woman charged with killing girl by sitting on her
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325-pound woman charged with killing girl
Pensacola, Fla. — A 325-pound Florida woman is charged with killing her 9-year-old cousin by sitting on the child as punishment. Veronica Green Posey, 64, was arrested and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child, The Pensacola News Journal reported. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office report identified Posey as the girl’s cousin. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family’s Pensacola home following a 911 call Saturday   Read More ...
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Two children stabbed to death in Colorado Springs
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Deadly fires ease, anger grows over Iberia's 41 fire deaths
LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Portugal began three days of national mourning Tuesday over its 37 fire deaths amid widespread public anger, with pressure growing on the government to explain why officials failed to prevent the tragedy that came just four months after 64 others died in another fast-moving blaze. Rain and lower temperatures on Tuesday helped emergency teams in Portugal and Spain bring under control most of the forest fires that killed at least 41 people over the weekend   Read More ...
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Man charged with killing wife has PTSD
NEWINGTON, Conn. (AP) — The lawyer for a Connecticut man charged with killing his wife before shooting himself in the face says his client is a Marine Corps veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder. Michael Torbicki is being held on $2 million bail after his arraignment on charges including murder in the death last week of 46-year-old Patricia Torbicki in their Newington home   Read More ...
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325-pound woman charged with killing girl by sitting on her
PENSACOLA, Fla. – A 325-pound (150-kilogram) Florida woman is charged with killing her 9-year-old cousin by sitting on the child as punishment. Veronica Green Posey, 64, was arrested and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child, The Pensacola News Journal reported. The Escambia County Sheriff's Office report identified Posey as the girl's cousin. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family's Pensacola home following a 911 call Saturday   Read More ...
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Portugal's wildfires die down, criticism of government grows
LISBON (Reuters) - Lethal wildfires in Portugal died down on Tuesday under the first real rain since June, but the government faced growing criticism for its slow response to the second such disaster in four months. Hundreds of fires broke out across northern and central Portugal on Sunday after the driest summer in nearly 90 years, killing at least 36 people and overwhelming fire-fighting and rescue services   Read More ...
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Deadly fires ease, anger grows over Iberia's 41 fire deaths
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal began three days of national mourning Tuesday over its 37 fire deaths amid widespread public anger, with pressure growing on the government to explain why officials failed to prevent the tragedy that came just four months after 64 others died in another fast-moving blaze. Rain and lower temperatures on Tuesday helped emergency teams in Portugal and Spain bring under control most of the forest fires that killed at least 41 people over the weekend   Read More ...
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Woman charged with killing girl by sitting on her
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 325-pound (150-kilogram) woman is charged with killing a 9-year-old girl by sitting on the child as punishment. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey was arrested and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. The Escambia County Sheriff's Office report identifies Posey as the girl's cousin. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family's Pensacola home following a 911 call on Saturday   Read More ...
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What we know from trial of man accused of killing, dismembering girlfriend
The black garbage bags with some of April Wyckoff's body parts — including her head, her fingertips and her right thigh — were discovered four years ago in an industrial section of Newark. Neither prosecutors nor the defense in Matthew Ballister's murder trial dispute how Wyckoff's remains got there: After Wyckoff, then 43, was killed on Ballister's Union Township driveway on Oct   Read More ...
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Two charged in graffiti found on Cape school buses, other property
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‘Easy Rider’ generation has a higher risk of fatalities on motorcycles, AAA says
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Woman in Florida charged with killing girl by sitting on her
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say a 325-pound woman has been charged with killing a girl after sitting on the child as punishment. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey was arrested Saturday and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family's home following a 911 call. Posey told deputies she was sitting on 9-year-old Dericka Lindsay because the girl was out of control   Read More ...
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A gruesome North Korean murder plot: Trial sheds new light on assassination of Kim Jong Un’s brother
On the morning of February 13, a pudgy, balding, middle-aged man approached a self-check-in kiosk in a terminal at Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur International Airport. As he punched up the information for his AirAsia flight to Macau, nothing would flag him as any different from the other travelers hustling through the busy area. But his passport was under a pseudonym, Kim Chol   Read More ...
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Woman charged with killing girl by sitting on her
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 325-pound (150-kilogram) woman is charged with killing a 9-year-old girl by sitting on the child as punishment. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey was arrested and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. The Escambia County Sheriff's Office report identifies Posey as the girl's cousin. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family's Pensacola home following a 911 call on Saturday   Read More ...
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Dozens of Islamic State fighters killed in Yemen strikes, Pentagon says
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Deadly fires ease, anger grows over Iberia's 41 fire deaths
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal began three days of national mourning Tuesday over its 37 fire deaths amid widespread public anger, with pressure growing on the government to explain why officials failed to prevent the tragedy that came just four months after 64 others died in another fast-moving blaze. Rain and lower temperatures on Tuesday helped emergency teams in Portugal and Spain bring under control most of the forest fires that killed at least 41 people over the weekend   Read More ...
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Man found shot to death in Boston hotel
BOSTON — Police in Boston are investigating a fatal early morning shooting at a city hotel. Commissioner William Evans says officers responded to the Holiday Inn Express in the city's Dorchester neighborhood at about 4:20 a.m. Tuesday. Someone had pulled a fire alarm leading to what he called a "chaotic scene." There they found a man in his 20s shot to death in a fifth-floor room   Read More ...
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9-year-old girl dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishment
PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a 325-pound woman has been charged with killing a 9-year-old girl by sitting on the child as punishment. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey was arrested Saturday and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family’s Pensacola home following a 911 call. Posey told deputies she was sitting on Dericka Lindsay because the girl was out of control   Read More ...
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Hurricane Ophelia’s remnants batter UK, Ireland; 3 dead
LONDON (AP) — The remnants of Hurricane Ophelia slammed into Ireland with wind gusts of up to 80 mph (130 kph) on Monday, killing at least three people, grounding planes, shutting schools and causing widespread power outages. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar urged people to stay indoors until the storm passed. Tens of thousands of homes were without power and the military was placed on standby   Read More ...
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Man indicted on murder, rape charges in death of Muslim teen in Virginia
A northern Virginia man accused of killing a 17-year-old Muslim girl as she walked back to her mosque is now facing a possible death penalty after an indictment Monday charging him with capital murder and rape. The June slaying of Nabra Hassanen, who had been out with friends eating a meal ahead of pre-dawn Ramadan services, rattled the region's Muslim community   Read More ...
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Plague outbreak leaves 57 dead, more than 680 infected in Madaga
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9-year-old girl dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishment
PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a 325-pound woman has been charged with killing a 9-year-old girl by sitting on the child as punishment. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey was arrested Saturday and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family’s Pensacola home following a 911 call. Posey told deputies she was sitting on Dericka Lindsay because the girl was out of control   Read More ...
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The Latest: Pilot killed in military jet crash near Madrid
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the military jet crash near Madrid (all times local): Spanish Defense Ministry says a pilot has died in a military jet crash at an air base outside Madrid. A ministry spokesman said the F-18 jet crashed at the Torrejon de Ardoz base outside Madrid on Tuesday during take-off. No one else was on the plane at the time   Read More ...
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9-year-old girl dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishment
PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a 325-pound woman has been charged with killing a 9-year-old girl by sitting on the child as punishment. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey was arrested Saturday and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family’s Pensacola home following a 911 call. Posey told deputies she was sitting on Dericka Lindsay because the girl was out of control   Read More ...
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Murder on the Orient Express | "There's More To The Murder" TV Commercial | 20th Century FOX
What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best selling author Agatha Christie, “Murder on the Orient Express” tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone’s a suspect. One man must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again. In Theaters November 10, 2017 Director: Kenneth Branagh Screenplay by: Michael Green Based upon the Novel by: Agatha Christie Produced by: Ridley Scott, Mark Gordon, Simon Kinberg, Kenneth Branagh, Michael Shaefer, Judy Hofflund Cast: Tom Bateman, Kenneth Branagh, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Leslie Odom, Jr   Read More ...
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9-year-old girl dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishment
PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a 325-pound woman has been charged with killing a 9-year-old girl by sitting on the child as punishment. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey was arrested Saturday and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family’s Pensacola home following a 911 call. Posey told deputies she was sitting on Dericka Lindsay because the girl was out of control   Read More ...
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Murder on the Orient Express | "Some Men" Clip | 20th Century FOX
What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best selling author Agatha Christie, “Murder on the Orient Express” tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone’s a suspect. One man must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again. In Theaters November 10, 2017 Director: Kenneth Branagh Screenplay by: Michael Green Based upon the Novel by: Agatha Christie Produced by: Ridley Scott, Mark Gordon, Simon Kinberg, Kenneth Branagh, Michael Shaefer, Judy Hofflund Cast: Tom Bateman, Kenneth Branagh, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Leslie Odom, Jr   Read More ...
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Murder on the Orient Express | "There's More To The Suspects" TV Commercial | 20th Century FOX
What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best selling author Agatha Christie, “Murder on the Orient Express” tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone’s a suspect. One man must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again. In Theaters November 10, 2017 Director: Kenneth Branagh Screenplay by: Michael Green Based upon the Novel by: Agatha Christie Produced by: Ridley Scott, Mark Gordon, Simon Kinberg, Kenneth Branagh, Michael Shaefer, Judy Hofflund Cast: Tom Bateman, Kenneth Branagh, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Leslie Odom, Jr   Read More ...
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Murder on the Orient Express | "A Crime With A Killer Twist" TV Commercial | 20th Century FOX
What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best selling author Agatha Christie, “Murder on the Orient Express” tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone’s a suspect. One man must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again. In Theaters November 10, 2017 Director: Kenneth Branagh Screenplay by: Michael Green Based upon the Novel by: Agatha Christie Produced by: Ridley Scott, Mark Gordon, Simon Kinberg, Kenneth Branagh, Michael Shaefer, Judy Hofflund Cast: Tom Bateman, Kenneth Branagh, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Leslie Odom, Jr   Read More ...
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9-year-old girl dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishment
PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a 325-pound woman has been charged with killing a 9-year-old girl by sitting on the child as punishment. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey was arrested Saturday and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family’s Pensacola home following a 911 call. Posey told deputies she was sitting on Dericka Lindsay because the girl was out of control   Read More ...
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9-year-old girl dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishment
PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a 325-pound woman has been charged with killing a 9-year-old girl by sitting on the child as punishment. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey was arrested Saturday and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family’s Pensacola home following a 911 call. Posey told deputies she was sitting on Dericka Lindsay because the girl was out of control   Read More ...
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9-year-old girl dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishment
PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a 325-pound woman has been charged with killing a 9-year-old girl by sitting on the child as punishment. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey was arrested Saturday and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. Paramedics and deputies responded to the family’s Pensacola home following a 911 call. Posey told deputies she was sitting on Dericka Lindsay because the girl was out of control   Read More ...
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Elderly victim's pet put down after killing
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - There's a sad update in the case of a 92-year-old Montgomery woman brutally killed in her home. According to those close to Lou Gedel, her pet had to be put down following what prosecutors say was a deadly home invasion. The elderly woman was beaten to death, and, after the attack, her German Shepherd could no longer walk   Read More ...
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The Latest: Pilot killed in military jet crash near Madrid
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the military jet crash near Madrid (all times local): Spanish Defense Ministry says a pilot has died in a military jet crash at an air base outside Madrid. A ministry spokesman said the F-18 jet crashed at the Torrejon de Ardoz base outside Madrid on Tuesday during take-off. No one else was on the plane at the time   Read More ...
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