By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Person struck and killed by Amtrak train in South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A man has died after he was struck by an Amtrak passenger train in central South Carolina. Columbia police told news outlets that the man was struck shortly before 3 a.m. Tuesday. No one on More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Couple found dead in Pittsfield home; autopsies scheduled

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Police in Pittsfield are trying to figure out what happened to a man and woman found dead in their city home. The Berkshire district attorney's office say the bodies of 53-year-old John More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Bob Dole nominated for Congress’ highest civilian honor

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas statesman Bob Dole has been nominated for the highest civilian honor Congress bestows. Sen. Pat Roberts and Rep. Lynn Jenkins are seeking to honor the longtime senator with the Congressional More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Florida teen jumps into murky canal, pulls man to safety

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - When a 19-year-old auto parts employee heard screams coming from a nearby canal, he stripped to his boxers, jumped into the water and pulled a 56-year-old man to safety. Nic Berry tells More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Driver charged in crash that injured officer

ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (AP) - Criminal charges have been filed against a woman accused of striking and critically injuring a Green Bay area police officer while driving drunk. Twenty-eight-year-old Kalin McGuire is charged More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Oklahoma trooper struck by patrolman’s vehicle dies

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a trooper who was struck by another trooper's patrol car during a chase has died. OHP Chief Ricky Adams said on his twitter account and Facebook that 43-year-old More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Trial set for Iowa man accused of abusing 5-month-old baby

MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) - A September trial has been scheduled for a Mason City man accused of abusing a 5-month-old baby in his care. Court records say 27-year-old Jeremy Rose filed a written plea of not guilty last More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Officials: Skeletal human remains found in central Illinois

PEKIN, Ill. (AP) - Officials say skeletal human remains have been found by a person who was mowing grass at a home in central Illinois. Tazewell County sheriff's deputies responded Monday to a home near Pekin, where More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Donald Trump puts pressure on lawmakers to pass something on health care

President Trump on Tuesday distanced himself from Republicans on health care and further pressured members of Congress to pass some sort of repeal bill. "Big day for HealthCare. After 7 years of talking, we will More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Man gets up to 13 years in prison for beating wife

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts man who beat his wife so severely she ended up on life support in the hospital has been sentenced to up to 13 years in prison. Joseph Malachi, of Springfield, was also sentenced More...