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Courtroom Applauds as Trump Protester Hugs Man Punched at Rally

The judge mandated McGraw pay $180 in court costs along with a $250 fine. Both men were in Cumberland County District Court on Wednesday where a judge gave McGraw a 30-day suspended sentence and 12 months of unsupervised probation. "You bet I liked it. Knocking the hell out of that big mouth", McGraw continued. "We don't know if he's ISIS". McGraw was filmed punching Jones in the face with his elbow as Jones was being led out of a Fayetteville, N.C., rally in March for the ...

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Freezing rain predicted for next round of wintry weather

If we do see any freezing rain or sleet, we don't expect any impact on travel or anything else at this point. A potential for up to.02 of an inch of accumulation is possible, said Chuck Haynes, York County Emergency Management director, but the warm up afterward means nothing will stick around long.

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Canadians warned over auto licking moose on the loose

Parks officials in Alberta are warning visitors to be on the lookout for an unusual wildlife hazard - car-licking moose prowling the parking lots. Beware Canada, car-licking moose are roaming the wilderness. The government advises people to sound their horn to try to get the salt-lickers away from their vehicles. "Do not attempt to push moose away from your vehicle while on foot", the statement helpfully adds.

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State unemployment rate dips, but still above national average

Columbia County and other individual OR county jobless rates for November will be released by the state employment department next week. "However, recent months of payroll job counts may indicate a significant slowing of the state's job growth".

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Minnesota city's police force faces review after shooting

The recommendations could benefit the people who live in Saint Anthony Village, Lauderdale, and Falcon Heights where police Officer Jeronimo Yanez shot and killed Philando Castile . When he announced his intent to charge Yanez in November, Choi said the officer pulled Castile over because of a broken vehicle taillight, and because he believed Castile could have been involved in a past robbery, "just because he had a wide-set nose".

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Bank of America bullish at Raymond James even after post-election run-up

This appreciation has taken its current market value to84.33B and a price-to-earnings ratio to 16.85. Analysts had expected Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) to post net income of about $0.33 per share on $20,964.60M in revenue. The hold, buy and sell recommendations are compiled to get an average rating on a 1-5 scale. The mean revenue estimate for the ongoing quarter ending Dec 16 is $20.99B by 16 analysts.

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Trump Puts Ronna Romney McDaniel In Line To Be Next RNC Chairwoman

His decision to name Paduchik deputy co-chair may have been a compromise between transition officials who saw Romney McDaniel as too much of an establishment figure for the post. Bush. Romney McDaniel is the daughter of Mitt Romney's brother Scott, and granddaughter to the late George Romney, a three-term MI governor, auto executive and Housing and Urban Development secretary under former President Richard Nixon.

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Ex-NFL Star Jamal Anderson Accused of Flashing Penis to QuikTrip Clerk

TMZ reports that Suwanee PD got a 911 call early Wednesday morning from a QuickTrip clerk who said a black male had walked into the store early Wednesday morning, slurred something and started handing over money. Police summoned an Uber to take Anderson home. He also has previous DUI arrests from Hall and Gwinnett counties. But he also has a noted history with the law , getting arrested multiple times for alcohol-related crimes and serving time in jail.

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Jurors convict Dylann Roof on all counts in church slayings

The charges in the June 2015 attack at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston include hate crimes, obstruction of religion and weapons charges. Roof was found guilty on all 33 federal counts, including murder and hate crime charges. "What we are left with is the evidence, every bit of his motivation came from things he saw on the internet", he said. When she said no, Roof told her, "I'm not going to".

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Charge: Milwaukee man unarmed when shot 2nd time

Police said Smith, 23, was chased by Heaggan-Brown and turned to face the officer while holding a gun. The shooting sparked two nights of riots in the city. Chisholm didn't announce the charge, but it appeared in online court records. After fleeing police, Smith turned with a gun and was shot once in his bicep, according to the complaint.

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Missouri man and missing child found in Texas

Investigators say Anthony Davis, 32, was supposed to return his son on December 4, but never showed up for the custody exchange. According to the Gallatin Police Department, Anthony and Seth Davis were found in Brownsville, Texas around 10:30 a.m.

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Cars slide off icy road to avoid Comcast repair truck

It was featured on the front page of Reddit . The YouTube video was shot by a man who lives on a street where a Comcast technician parked his truck, blocking the right lane while he worked on a cable box and a utility pole at the side of the road.

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Wreaths will remember, honor and teach

Wreaths Across America announced Wednesday it has reached its goal to place about 245,000 wreaths in the cemetery "thanks to an outpouring of support". "Whether they died in service or after giving service, they are still not there and they gave up so much during their service, it's important that we as a society recognize these people".

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Officer received tip about gun at Palmetto High

The Bismarck Police say Legacy High School is in lockdown Wednesday after receiving a report of a person with gun in the parking lot. "North Charleston police secured the weapon without incident and the student was taken in to custody", Pruitt said.

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Inmate escapes custody during altercation with Cumberland deputy

Law officers continued searching Thursday for Edward Moore of Fayetteville, who is considered to be armed and risky. Moore, who was in jail on charges stemming from several bank robberies, was taken to the hospital Wednesday. Edward Moore was at Cape Fear Valley Hospital for treatment when he assaulted a Cumberland County deputy and fled the hospital using a stolen van, according to officials.

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Woman with coupons attacked for taking too long, police say

Speaking to WREG News, Wilson admitted that she took about 20 minutes to get through the line with her binder full of carefully organized coupons. "Nobody has time for this, '" Wilson told WREG . Wilson told WREG , "He grabbed the back of my hair and my bun and everything and he just grabbed a hold of it and he pulled me back and smashed straight down into the cart".

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Veterans at Standing Rock Headed to Flint to Address Water Crisis

The decision followed a lawsuit filed earlier this year by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe that claimed the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers violated historic preservation and environmental laws when it approved the project. The federal government doesn't plan to meet North Dakota's law enforcement request for 100 federal officers to help police protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline.

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Ohio Gov. John Kasich Vetoes 'Heartbeat Bill'

Just two days after the heartbeat bill passed, the Ohio Senate approved legislation that would ban abortions after twenty weeks except in cases that pose a risk to the mother's life. "We are at historic lows in the number of abortion clinics", Gonidakis said. In two cases federal courts have found such laws unconstitutional. The new measures are based on the claim that fetuses can feel pain - a claim that opponents argue is unscientific and untrue.

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Trump Backs Ronna Romney McDaniel To Head RNC

Other Trump loyalists were urging him to name Nick Ayers, a close adviser to Vice President-elect Mike Pence. While Trump's team has said there's no outright power struggle, Trump's deliberations over secretary of state were seen as an indicator of influence between Priebus and senior adviser Steve Bannon.

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Are Proposed Oklahoma Bathroom Signs Sexist And Archaic?

Women's health is pretty regularly under attack in Oklahoma. A law requires anti-abortion signage in all public bathrooms. Oklahoma Republican lawmakers who backed the law said requiring admitting privileges would ensure continuity of care if there were complications from an abortion.

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Town left without police force after entire department resigns

Their resignation letters detailed complaints of councilmembers requesting they "do illegal, unethical, and immoral things", such as conducting background checks on other town officials to see if they have a criminal record, and being threatened if they refused.

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Yahoo says hackers stole information from over 1 billion accounts

Yahoo today acknowledged that the company was the victim of yet another hack - this one impacting 1 billion of the company's users. "We have not been able to identify the intrusion associated with this theft", Lord said. "Based on the ongoing investigation, the company believes an unauthorized third party accessed the company's proprietary code to learn how to forge cookies", the statement reads.

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Video shows police dragging woman from Delta flight after boarding incident

Authorities were alerted but their requests for the woman to leave the aircraft went ignored". According to airport officials, the flight was headed from Detroit to San Diego early Monday morning, when a woman broke boarding rules. Despite repeated requests by officers, the woman refused to leave the aircraft and had to be removed. "The passenger was removed by local law enforcement, and the flight was able to continue without further incident".

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Wonder Woman dumped as special United Nations envoy

This isn't the first time the United Nations has celebrated a fictional character. It gained its popularity through Sensation Comics , an American comic book series published by DC Comics Inc. The UN did not provide further details as to why the campaign was ending, but a spokesman, Jeffrey Brez, said campaigns using fictional characters often lasted no longer than a few months.

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Judge Orders Colorado Electors to Vote for Hillary Clinton

Podesta himself has publicly supported this effort , which is notable. Her campaign is also calling on the Obama administration to declassify information around Russia's role in the election. Two " faithless electors " intending to vote against Trump were recently interviewed on the new Tucker Carlson show for Fox News, as seen in this video from YouTube.

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Sebastian Stan Joins Margot Robbie in Tonya Harding Biopic

Stant didn't succeed, only bruising Kerrigan, who went on to outperform Harding at the Olympics. "Captain America" star Sebastian Stan has joined the cast of the upcoming Tonya Harding biopic "I, Tonya", starring actress Margot Robbie as the figure skater.

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Ex-tenant: Oakland warehouse was often frigid, lacked water

Kelly said that they have located a "couple dozen people" who were believed to be missing, but they still believe there will be about two dozen more victims. "Not a club not a cloud 9 not a defunct rec center not a pay to play not strate or gay not a 2 am go away (sic)", she wrote in a 2014 post about the warehouse.

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NFL great Brown on meeting Trump

After the meeting, Lewis also told reporters that he believed retired Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Ben Carson is a good choice to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development. He has previously said he will run for president in 2020. He's going to be our man for the next four years, at least. When race was brought up during the interview on CNN Tuesday, with Baldwin displaying a graphic demonstrating a majority of Trump's cabinet nominees were white and what he thought of that, ...

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Wake finds radio announcer, ex-player leaked game plans

An investigation was initially launched by the school after their loss to Louisville in November. Elrod, who had full access to practices, team functions and the film room, allegedly started giving away team information in 2014. Elrod's Twitter account and Linkedin page have also been deactivated. Clawson went 3-9 in each of his first two seasons before improving to 6-6 this fall, leading to a Military Bowl bid against Temple - the school's first postseason game since 2011.

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Oklahoma police say child abuse worst seen, 2 arrested

Four children were placed into protective DHS custody over the weekend after their guardians, an Owasso couple, were arrested on charges of child abuse. Nurses also reportedly found human waste in one infant's ear. When police chose to question Miller and Fowler in an emergency room, the parents admitted the severity of the children's condition, but also claimed they didn't have health insurance and therefore did not know how to get medical care for their kids.

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Ten Gophers football players suspended ahead of bowl game

The school cites "privacy restrictions relating to student educational data" in withholding further comment. The players are: Ray Buford , Carlton Djam , KiAnte Hardin , Dior Johnson , Tamarion Johnson , Antonio Shenault , Kobe McCrary , Mark Williams , Seth Green and Antoine Winfield Jr .

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Late John Glenn will lie in state in Ohio state capitol

He died today at his home in Columbus, Ohio . "John Glenn was a true American hero who served his country with great distinction as a decorated Marine Corps fighter pilot and astronaut, as well as a United States Senator from the great state of OH", said Jim Kidrick, president and CEO of the museum.

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New York boy buried in snow while playing with friend dies

The surviving boy, who was responsive and talking, told his rescuers he heard the backup alarm of a truck, then everything went dark, the newspaper reported. "They burled into the back side of that snow bank to make a fort, like all kids do". It is unclear whether the plow accidentally dumped the snow on the children or not.

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Lake effect snow advisory issued for Wednesday

Thursday winds will be expected to shift around to a more northwesterly direction which will have the bands shift more to the south. As of 11 a.m., radar images showed the snow starting to build up from the south. Temperatures will fall through the day Sunday , with single digits and teens by the afternoon. Note the larger yellow "L" (seen below) represents approximate location of the upper level low late Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning and the smaller red "L" is ...

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NASA troubleshooting drill problem on Mars Curiosity rover

Some of the minerals found in the rocks on Mars hematite, clay and boron. They're particularly interested in clues about how ancient lakes and groundwater changed over time , potentially altering the conditions that could have once been capable of supporting microbial life.


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