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  • Kellogg recalls Honey Smacks because of salmonella potential

    Kellogg recalls Honey Smacks because of salmonella potential

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:43:14 GMT

    WASHINGTON - The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says most of the outbreaks were in California, Massachusetts, New York and Pennsylvania. The recall affects 15.3-ounce packages with the UPS Code 3800039103 and 23-ounce packages with the UPS Code 3800014810. 

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    WASHINGTON - The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says most of the outbreaks were in California, Massachusetts, New York and Pennsylvania. The recall affects 15.3-ounce packages with the UPS Code 3800039103 and 23-ounce packages with the UPS Code 3800014810. 

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  • 9 arrested in Post Falls drug search warrant on Spokane Street

    9 arrested in Post Falls drug search warrant on Spokane Street

    Friday, June 8 2018 4:06 PM EDT2018-06-08 20:06:34 GMT

    POST FALLS, Idaho - Nine people have been arrested in a search warrant served at a Post Falls home Friday morning. The Post Falls Police Department SWAT Team and the North Idaho Violent Crimes Task Force executed a search warrant at 1320 N Spokane Street Unit A. The execution of the search warrant was successful, resulting in the arrest of nine adults, a felon in possession of a firearm and the seizure of illegal narcotics and equipment.

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    POST FALLS, Idaho - Nine people have been arrested in a search warrant served at a Post Falls home Friday morning. The Post Falls Police Department SWAT Team and the North Idaho Violent Crimes Task Force executed a search warrant at 1320 N Spokane Street Unit A. The execution of the search warrant was successful, resulting in the arrest of nine adults, a felon in possession of a firearm and the seizure of illegal narcotics and equipment.

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  • SEX OFFENDER ALERT: Level 3 sex offender moves to E. Longfellow Ave.

    SEX OFFENDER ALERT: Level 3 sex offender moves to E. Longfellow Ave.

    Friday, June 8 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-06-08 18:25:38 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane County Sheriff's Office would like the public to be away that a Level 3 sex offender has moved to the 3800 block of E. Longfellow Ave. in Spokane.  22-year-old Nathan Blaise Knight was convicted of communicating with a minor for immoral purposes on May 2, 2018. He is described as a white male with brown hair and green eyes. 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane County Sheriff's Office would like the public to be away that a Level 3 sex offender has moved to the 3800 block of E. Longfellow Ave. in Spokane.  22-year-old Nathan Blaise Knight was convicted of communicating with a minor for immoral purposes on May 2, 2018. He is described as a white male with brown hair and green eyes. 

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  • 9-year-old boy dies after being shot with pellet gun by little brother

    9-year-old boy dies after being shot with pellet gun by little brother

    Friday, June 8 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-06-08 17:00:44 GMT
    KHQ.COM - A nine-year old boy is dead after being shot with a pellet gun in his home. Police say they believe the boy was accidentally shot by his eight-year old brother. It happened Wednesday night in Greenville, Mississippi and the parents were apparently home at the time. The nine-year old was taken to a hospital where he died from injuries to his chest. Police say they found the air pellet gun inside the home. No charges have been filed.>>
    KHQ.COM - A nine-year old boy is dead after being shot with a pellet gun in his home. Police say they believe the boy was accidentally shot by his eight-year old brother. It happened Wednesday night in Greenville, Mississippi and the parents were apparently home at the time. The nine-year old was taken to a hospital where he died from injuries to his chest. Police say they found the air pellet gun inside the home. No charges have been filed.>>
  • Divers search pond after reported gator attack

    Divers search pond after reported gator attack

    Friday, June 8 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-06-08 15:52:11 GMT

    DAVIE, Fla. (AP) - The Latest on a report of a woman dragged into a Florida pond by an alligator (all times local):   11:35 a.m.   Police say divers are searching a Florida pond after a witness said an alligator attacked a woman walking her dogs and dragged her into the water.   In a Sun Sentinel report , Davie Police Maj. Dale Engle said the woman's dogs would not leave the pond as divers searched for her Friday morning.

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    DAVIE, Fla. (AP) - The Latest on a report of a woman dragged into a Florida pond by an alligator (all times local):   11:35 a.m.   Police say divers are searching a Florida pond after a witness said an alligator attacked a woman walking her dogs and dragged her into the water.   In a Sun Sentinel report , Davie Police Maj. Dale Engle said the woman's dogs would not leave the pond as divers searched for her Friday morning.

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  • School uses 'Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star' to teach kids about lockdown drills

    School uses 'Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star' to teach kids about lockdown drills

    Friday, June 8 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-06-08 14:36:44 GMT

    SOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts kindergarten class is drawing attention for using a lullaby to teach students about lockdown drills. Taped to the classroom's chalkboard is a rhyme set to "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star," rewritten telling students what to do if there's a shooter. It begins "Lockdown, lockdown, lock the door. Shut the lights off, say no more."

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    SOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts kindergarten class is drawing attention for using a lullaby to teach students about lockdown drills. Taped to the classroom's chalkboard is a rhyme set to "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star," rewritten telling students what to do if there's a shooter. It begins "Lockdown, lockdown, lock the door. Shut the lights off, say no more."

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  • Celebrity chef and TV host Anthony Bourdain found dead from apparent suicide

    Celebrity chef and TV host Anthony Bourdain found dead from apparent suicide

    Friday, June 8 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-06-08 13:45:05 GMT

    KHQ.COM - Shocked and heartbroken are some of the reactions to the death of American TV celebrity and food writer Anthony Bourdain. Bourdain was found dead Friday morning in France while working on his CNN series.  CNN confirmed the death, saying the 61-year-old was found unresponsive by friend and chef Eric Ripert. It called his death a suicide.  Chef Gordon Ramsay tweeted he was stunned and saddened.

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    KHQ.COM - Shocked and heartbroken are some of the reactions to the death of American TV celebrity and food writer Anthony Bourdain. Bourdain was found dead Friday morning in France while working on his CNN series.  CNN confirmed the death, saying the 61-year-old was found unresponsive by friend and chef Eric Ripert. It called his death a suicide.  Chef Gordon Ramsay tweeted he was stunned and saddened.

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  • Search in Florida for parents of baby floating in ocean

    Search in Florida for parents of baby floating in ocean

    Friday, June 8 2018 9:35 AM EDT2018-06-08 13:35:15 GMT

    BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Investigators say a baby found floating in the Atlantic Ocean was four to seven days old and had likely been in the water for less than one day.    Palm Beach County Sheriff's Capt. Steven Strivelli said the child they're calling "Baby Jane" was found near Boynton Inlet on June 1 had "very likely" floated northward from Broward County.   

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    BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Investigators say a baby found floating in the Atlantic Ocean was four to seven days old and had likely been in the water for less than one day.    Palm Beach County Sheriff's Capt. Steven Strivelli said the child they're calling "Baby Jane" was found near Boynton Inlet on June 1 had "very likely" floated northward from Broward County.   

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  • Trump says he may pardon late boxing champion Muhammad Ali

    Trump says he may pardon late boxing champion Muhammad Ali

    Friday, June 8 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-06-08 13:11:00 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says he may pardon another late heavyweight boxing champion - this time, Muhammad Ali.    Trump tells reporters he's looking at "thousands of names" of people who could be granted clemency.    Trump's already granted a posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion, Jack Johnson - convicted of violating a law that made it illegal to transport women across state lines for "immoral" purposes.

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    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says he may pardon another late heavyweight boxing champion - this time, Muhammad Ali.    Trump tells reporters he's looking at "thousands of names" of people who could be granted clemency.    Trump's already granted a posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion, Jack Johnson - convicted of violating a law that made it illegal to transport women across state lines for "immoral" purposes.

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  • Deputy credited with saving family after heated chicken coop starts house fire

    Deputy credited with saving family after heated chicken coop starts house fire

    Thursday, June 7 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-06-07 17:45:42 GMT

    PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) - A Washington family credits a deputy's quick action for saving them from a growing fire that spread to their house.   KOMO-TV reports Vince and Mary Cruz say they awoke Tuesday morning to Kitsap County Sheriff's Deputy Ben Herrin pounding on their door, trying to warn them of the fire. Herrin was driving by when he saw the blaze. A heated chicken coop on the Cruz's deck had caught fire and spread to the home.

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    PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) - A Washington family credits a deputy's quick action for saving them from a growing fire that spread to their house.   KOMO-TV reports Vince and Mary Cruz say they awoke Tuesday morning to Kitsap County Sheriff's Deputy Ben Herrin pounding on their door, trying to warn them of the fire. Herrin was driving by when he saw the blaze. A heated chicken coop on the Cruz's deck had caught fire and spread to the home.

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  • LOOK INSIDE: Ben Affleck's mansion on Georgia coast for sale for $8.9M

    LOOK INSIDE: Ben Affleck's mansion on Georgia coast for sale for $8.9M

    Thursday, June 7 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-06-07 15:15:57 GMT

    SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Actor Ben Affleck is offering his island mansion and surrounding property on the Georgia coast for sale at an asking price of $8.9 million.   Real estate company Engel and Volkers is handling the listing. Its website describes the house on Hampton Island as "a remarkable recreation of a southern antebellum, Greek Revival Plantation home" with 25-foot (8-meter) -high Doric columns and 6,000 square feet (557 sq. meters) of living space.

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    SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Actor Ben Affleck is offering his island mansion and surrounding property on the Georgia coast for sale at an asking price of $8.9 million.   Real estate company Engel and Volkers is handling the listing. Its website describes the house on Hampton Island as "a remarkable recreation of a southern antebellum, Greek Revival Plantation home" with 25-foot (8-meter) -high Doric columns and 6,000 square feet (557 sq. meters) of living space.

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  • Washington man who claimed to find body in barn knew body was there long before

    Washington man who claimed to find body in barn knew body was there long before

    Thursday, June 7 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-06-07 14:32:49 GMT

    GLEED, Wash. (AP) - Authorities say a man who claimed to find a body while digging in a barn near Yakima this week had long known it was there.   The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that the man claimed to have found the body Tuesday in the barn in Gleed, northwest of Yakima.   But the Yakima County Sheriff's Office says the man is actually a suspect in the case and that he told his mother in November there might be a body in the barn.

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    GLEED, Wash. (AP) - Authorities say a man who claimed to find a body while digging in a barn near Yakima this week had long known it was there.   The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that the man claimed to have found the body Tuesday in the barn in Gleed, northwest of Yakima.   But the Yakima County Sheriff's Office says the man is actually a suspect in the case and that he told his mother in November there might be a body in the barn.

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  • Severed rattlesnake head still manages to bite Texas man, almost killing him

    Severed rattlesnake head still manages to bite Texas man, almost killing him

    Thursday, June 7 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-06-07 14:12:23 GMT

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A South Texas man almost died after he was bitten by the head of a rattlesnake he'd just decapitated. The incident happened May 27 as Milo and Jennifer Sutcliffe were doing yard work at their home near Lake Corpus Christi. Jennifer Sutcliffe said her husband found a 4-foot rattlesnake and hacked off its head with a shovel. As he bent down to pick up the remains, he bitten by the severed head.

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    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A South Texas man almost died after he was bitten by the head of a rattlesnake he'd just decapitated. The incident happened May 27 as Milo and Jennifer Sutcliffe were doing yard work at their home near Lake Corpus Christi. Jennifer Sutcliffe said her husband found a 4-foot rattlesnake and hacked off its head with a shovel. As he bent down to pick up the remains, he bitten by the severed head.

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  • Reese Witherspoon confirms 'Legally Blonde 3'

    Reese Witherspoon confirms 'Legally Blonde 3'

    Thursday, June 7 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-06-07 13:56:40 GMT

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Reese Witherspoon confirms there will be a "Legally Blonde 3."   The actress on Thursday posted a video on Instagram of her floating in a pool wearing a pink bikini. The caption read: "It's true...# LegallyBlonde3."   Witherspoon starred as Elle Woods in the 2001 comedy, in which the fashion merchandising student enrolls in Harvard Law School to try to win back her ex-boyfriend

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    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Reese Witherspoon confirms there will be a "Legally Blonde 3."   The actress on Thursday posted a video on Instagram of her floating in a pool wearing a pink bikini. The caption read: "It's true...# LegallyBlonde3."   Witherspoon starred as Elle Woods in the 2001 comedy, in which the fashion merchandising student enrolls in Harvard Law School to try to win back her ex-boyfriend

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  • More than 200 new laws set to take effect in Washington state

    Thursday, June 7 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-06-07 12:34:17 GMT
    KHQ.COM - More than 200 new laws are set to take effect in Washington state on Tuesday. Take a look at some of the laws getting the most attention including laws on workplace sexual misconduct, voter representation, equal pay, students' free speech, conversion therapy, missing Native American women, and net neutrality. MORE: https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/politics/new-laws-take-effect-in-washington-state-this-week/  >>
    KHQ.COM - More than 200 new laws are set to take effect in Washington state on Tuesday. Take a look at some of the laws getting the most attention including laws on workplace sexual misconduct, voter representation, equal pay, students' free speech, conversion therapy, missing Native American women, and net neutrality. MORE: https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/politics/new-laws-take-effect-in-washington-state-this-week/  >>
  • Disney World and Legoland employees arrested in child porn sting

    Disney World and Legoland employees arrested in child porn sting

    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-06-07 06:14:26 GMT

    WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) - Florida investigators have arrested men employed by Walt Disney World and Legoland in a child pornography sting that nabbed nine other suspects and resulted in the death of another.   The Polk County Sheriff's Office said those arrested over the past week include a Disney World costume department manager, whom the park fired. The Legoland employee builds models at the park.

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    WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) - Florida investigators have arrested men employed by Walt Disney World and Legoland in a child pornography sting that nabbed nine other suspects and resulted in the death of another.   The Polk County Sheriff's Office said those arrested over the past week include a Disney World costume department manager, whom the park fired. The Legoland employee builds models at the park.

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  • Feisty Florida gator head-butts trapper in escape attempt

    Feisty Florida gator head-butts trapper in escape attempt

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-06-06 18:36:50 GMT

    OCOEE, Fla. (AP) - An alligator roaming through a central Florida neighborhood head-butted a trapper, knocking him out cold in a last-ditch effort to escape.   The incident which was caught on video caused quite a disturbance Tuesday along a residential street in Ocoee, which is near Orlando.   Video from WKMG-TV shows a Florida Fish and Wildlife trapper putting the 8-foot (2-meter) gator in the back of a truck.

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    OCOEE, Fla. (AP) - An alligator roaming through a central Florida neighborhood head-butted a trapper, knocking him out cold in a last-ditch effort to escape.   The incident which was caught on video caused quite a disturbance Tuesday along a residential street in Ocoee, which is near Orlando.   Video from WKMG-TV shows a Florida Fish and Wildlife trapper putting the 8-foot (2-meter) gator in the back of a truck.

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  • US Army commander approves Bergdahl sentence, no prison time

    US Army commander approves Bergdahl sentence, no prison time

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-06-06 16:30:56 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior U.S. military commander is endorsing the decision to spare Army Pvt. Bowe Bergdahl prison time for abandoning his post in Afghanistan, endangering military comrades who participated in the lengthy search for him.   Army Gen. Robert Abrams, head of U.S. Army Forces Command, approved the court-martial sentencing handed down last November.

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    WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior U.S. military commander is endorsing the decision to spare Army Pvt. Bowe Bergdahl prison time for abandoning his post in Afghanistan, endangering military comrades who participated in the lengthy search for him.   Army Gen. Robert Abrams, head of U.S. Army Forces Command, approved the court-martial sentencing handed down last November.

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  • Trump decries 'fake' reporting on Melania, says she's well

    Trump decries 'fake' reporting on Melania, says she's well

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-06-06 15:17:39 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is complaining about media reports questioning the first lady's recent absence from public view. Trump says the press has been "so unfair, and vicious."   Trump tweeted Wednesday that during Melania Trump's recovery from a medical procedure: "they reported everything from near death, to facelift, to left the W.H. (and me) for N.Y. or Virginia, to abuse." 

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    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is complaining about media reports questioning the first lady's recent absence from public view. Trump says the press has been "so unfair, and vicious."   Trump tweeted Wednesday that during Melania Trump's recovery from a medical procedure: "they reported everything from near death, to facelift, to left the W.H. (and me) for N.Y. or Virginia, to abuse." 

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  • Bill Clinton says 'Today' interview wasn't his 'finest hour'

    Bill Clinton says 'Today' interview wasn't his 'finest hour'

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 10:02 AM EDT2018-06-06 14:02:16 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Former President Bill Clinton is acknowledging that his combative response earlier this week to questions about Monica Lewinsky wasn't his "finest hour." Still, Clinton says, "It was very painful thing that happened 20 years ago," adding that he had to "live with the consequences every day since." In an interview with NBC's "Today" released Monday, Clinton bristled at questions over whether he should have resigned.

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    WASHINGTON (AP) - Former President Bill Clinton is acknowledging that his combative response earlier this week to questions about Monica Lewinsky wasn't his "finest hour." Still, Clinton says, "It was very painful thing that happened 20 years ago," adding that he had to "live with the consequences every day since." In an interview with NBC's "Today" released Monday, Clinton bristled at questions over whether he should have resigned.

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  • Student charged with voyeurism released without bail

    Student charged with voyeurism released without bail

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 9:44 AM EDT2018-06-06 13:44:51 GMT

    YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) - A 17-year-old Davis High School student has been charged with four counts of felony voyeurism after Yakima police say he took potentially hundreds of videos up the skirts of female students or of their clothed buttocks without their knowledge. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that at the student's arraignment Monday, Yakima County Superior Court Judge Ruth Reukauf ruled he be released to his family without posting bail, provided he follow certain rules.

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    YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) - A 17-year-old Davis High School student has been charged with four counts of felony voyeurism after Yakima police say he took potentially hundreds of videos up the skirts of female students or of their clothed buttocks without their knowledge. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that at the student's arraignment Monday, Yakima County Superior Court Judge Ruth Reukauf ruled he be released to his family without posting bail, provided he follow certain rules.

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  • Female pit bull euthanized while she was delivering her puppies

    Female pit bull euthanized while she was delivering her puppies

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-06-05 20:41:54 GMT

    KHQ.COM - A volunteer at an animal shelter in Texas has sparked public outrage after sharing an incident she on Facebook that's now gone viral. Dacia Anderson, a volunteer at Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare, says that while a female pit bull was in labor and delivering her puppies, she, and subsequently her puppies, were euthanized. Anderson says the incident happened early last month.

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    KHQ.COM - A volunteer at an animal shelter in Texas has sparked public outrage after sharing an incident she on Facebook that's now gone viral. Dacia Anderson, a volunteer at Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare, says that while a female pit bull was in labor and delivering her puppies, she, and subsequently her puppies, were euthanized. Anderson says the incident happened early last month.

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  • IHOP announces they are flipping name to 'IHOB'

    IHOP announces they are flipping name to 'IHOB'

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-06-05 19:01:59 GMT

    KHQ.COM - After 60 years, IHOP is literally flipping its name. The International House of Pancakes announced on Twitter today that it will soon flip the "P" in its name to a "B". But, just what does the "B" in IHOB stand for? The company's tweet indicates it will reveal the answer on Monday, June 11th. IHOP's twitter account is all abuzz with guesses about what the "B" may be. The most popular guess so far is "breakfast."

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    KHQ.COM - After 60 years, IHOP is literally flipping its name. The International House of Pancakes announced on Twitter today that it will soon flip the "P" in its name to a "B". But, just what does the "B" in IHOB stand for? The company's tweet indicates it will reveal the answer on Monday, June 11th. IHOP's twitter account is all abuzz with guesses about what the "B" may be. The most popular guess so far is "breakfast."

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  • Oprah buys Washington estate: Here's a look inside the $8.2M Orcas Island property

    Oprah buys Washington estate: Here's a look inside the $8.2M Orcas Island property

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 2:43 PM EDT2018-06-05 18:43:11 GMT

    KHQ.COM - Is Oprah moving to Washington State? Probably not, but she did just purchase a beautiful 43-acre estate on Orcas Island for $8.275 million! According to TMZ, Oprah never set foot on the island to see the property before she bought it and there's no word on if she ever plans to stay in the home. Some speculate she may have just purchased the home as an investment property.

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    KHQ.COM - Is Oprah moving to Washington State? Probably not, but she did just purchase a beautiful 43-acre estate on Orcas Island for $8.275 million! According to TMZ, Oprah never set foot on the island to see the property before she bought it and there's no word on if she ever plans to stay in the home. Some speculate she may have just purchased the home as an investment property.

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  • Police say Virginia infant kidnapped by registered sex offender found safe

    Police say Virginia infant kidnapped by registered sex offender found safe

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 2:32 PM EDT2018-06-05 18:32:39 GMT

    DANVILLE, Va. (AP) - Authorities say a 7-month-old Virginia infant who had been kidnapped by her sex offender father has been found safe. The Danville Police Department in Virginia says in a Tuesday news release that Emma Grace Kennedy has been found in North Carolina and her father has been arrested. The release says the girl appears to be in good health and was being evaluated in a hospital.

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    DANVILLE, Va. (AP) - Authorities say a 7-month-old Virginia infant who had been kidnapped by her sex offender father has been found safe. The Danville Police Department in Virginia says in a Tuesday news release that Emma Grace Kennedy has been found in North Carolina and her father has been arrested. The release says the girl appears to be in good health and was being evaluated in a hospital.

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  • Officers in beach arrest of woman accused of underage drinking won't face criminal charges

    Officers in beach arrest of woman accused of underage drinking won't face criminal charges

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-06-05 18:26:11 GMT

    WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) - Prosecutors say officers involved in the violent arrest of a Philadelphia woman accused of underage drinking at a New Jersey beach over the Memorial Day weekend won't face any criminal charges.   Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey Sutherland made the announcement Tuesday.  He says the decision was made after his office completed a preliminary investigation that involved reviewing police body-cam footage.

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    WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) - Prosecutors say officers involved in the violent arrest of a Philadelphia woman accused of underage drinking at a New Jersey beach over the Memorial Day weekend won't face any criminal charges.   Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey Sutherland made the announcement Tuesday.  He says the decision was made after his office completed a preliminary investigation that involved reviewing police body-cam footage.

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  • Designer Kate Spade found dead in apartment

    Designer Kate Spade found dead in apartment

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-06-05 16:21:08 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) - Law enforcement officials say New York fashion designer Kate Spade has been found dead in her apartment in an apparent suicide.   The officials say she was found hanging by housekeeping staff inside her Park Avenue apartment at about 10:20 a.m. Tuesday. They say she left a note at the scene. The officials were not authorized to divulge details of an ongoing investigation and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity.

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    NEW YORK (AP) - Law enforcement officials say New York fashion designer Kate Spade has been found dead in her apartment in an apparent suicide.   The officials say she was found hanging by housekeeping staff inside her Park Avenue apartment at about 10:20 a.m. Tuesday. They say she left a note at the scene. The officials were not authorized to divulge details of an ongoing investigation and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity.

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  • VIRAL VIDEO: This dog demands in attention in the worst way possible

    VIRAL VIDEO: This dog demands in attention in the worst way possible

    Friday, June 1 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-06-01 20:59:39 GMT

    KHQ.COM - Meet Walter. The French Bulldog who is not okay with being ignored or being excluded from a conversation. Walter's owner capture this hilarious moment of sheer jealousy on video and expressed that whenever Walter feels left out, he starts "singing" and by "singing" we mean belting out the most obnoxious, tone-deaf chorus of slowly dying sounds. In this moment, that's exactly what was happening.

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    KHQ.COM - Meet Walter. The French Bulldog who is not okay with being ignored or being excluded from a conversation. Walter's owner capture this hilarious moment of sheer jealousy on video and expressed that whenever Walter feels left out, he starts "singing" and by "singing" we mean belting out the most obnoxious, tone-deaf chorus of slowly dying sounds. In this moment, that's exactly what was happening.

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  • Off-duty firefighter finds dead baby in ocean off Florida

    Off-duty firefighter finds dead baby in ocean off Florida

    Friday, June 1 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-06-01 20:32:20 GMT

    BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a dead baby has been found in the ocean near the Florida coast.   A Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office news release says an off-duty firefighter found the female infant Friday afternoon while boating on the Atlantic Ocean side of the Boynton Beach Inlet.   Detectives didn't immediately know the age of the baby or how long she had been in the water.

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    BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a dead baby has been found in the ocean near the Florida coast.   A Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office news release says an off-duty firefighter found the female infant Friday afternoon while boating on the Atlantic Ocean side of the Boynton Beach Inlet.   Detectives didn't immediately know the age of the baby or how long she had been in the water.

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  • Uber driver arrested in shooting Denver rider

    Uber driver arrested in shooting Denver rider

    Friday, June 1 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-06-01 20:00:58 GMT

    DENVER (AP) - Uber says it's "deeply troubled" by the fatal shooting involving one of its drivers on an interstate in Denver. The ride-hailing company says in a statement Friday that its thoughts are with the families of all those involved and that it will continue to work closely with police. Police say the driver shot a man in a car on a Denver interstate shortly before 3 a.m., and the man later died at the hospital.

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    DENVER (AP) - Uber says it's "deeply troubled" by the fatal shooting involving one of its drivers on an interstate in Denver. The ride-hailing company says in a statement Friday that its thoughts are with the families of all those involved and that it will continue to work closely with police. Police say the driver shot a man in a car on a Denver interstate shortly before 3 a.m., and the man later died at the hospital.

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  • HEART MELTING VIDEO: Baby deer is too terrified to cross the street but mama comes to the rescue

    HEART MELTING VIDEO: Baby deer is too terrified to cross the street but mama comes to the rescue

    Friday, June 1 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-06-01 18:18:46 GMT

    BREMERTON, Wash. - It's a video that will melt even the coldest hearts! While driving in Bremerton, WA, Jessie Larson came across a mama deer and her fawn trying to cross a road. The little fawn got so terrified though, it just laid down in the street, paralyzed by fear. Cautiously, the mama deer walks back to her baby, to help it back on its feet.

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    BREMERTON, Wash. - It's a video that will melt even the coldest hearts! While driving in Bremerton, WA, Jessie Larson came across a mama deer and her fawn trying to cross a road. The little fawn got so terrified though, it just laid down in the street, paralyzed by fear. Cautiously, the mama deer walks back to her baby, to help it back on its feet.

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  • Newman Lake man sentenced to 16 years in prison for murdering girlfriend last Thanksgiving

    Newman Lake man sentenced to 16 years in prison for murdering girlfriend last Thanksgiving

    Friday, June 1 2018 1:56 PM EDT2018-06-01 17:56:14 GMT

    KHQ.COM - Nicholas Holden, the man who plead guilty to murdering his girlfriend last Thanksgiving, has been sentenced to 195 months (16 years) in prison for the second degree murder conviction. It was an emotional day in court for the sentencing as both the family of the victim, 30-year-old Tina L. Stewart, and the family of Holden stood at the podium to give impact statements.

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    KHQ.COM - Nicholas Holden, the man who plead guilty to murdering his girlfriend last Thanksgiving, has been sentenced to 195 months (16 years) in prison for the second degree murder conviction. It was an emotional day in court for the sentencing as both the family of the victim, 30-year-old Tina L. Stewart, and the family of Holden stood at the podium to give impact statements.

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  • Pentagon to take over security clearance checks for the federal government

    Pentagon to take over security clearance checks for the federal government

    Friday, June 1 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-06-01 16:53:15 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. officials tell The Associated Press that the Defense Department will take over background investigations for the federal government, using increased automation to tighten controls and tackle a massive backlog of workers waiting for security clearances.   The change aims to address gaps and delays in a system that were highlighted by the case of a Navy contractor who later gunned down a dozen people at Washington's Navy Yard in 2013.

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    WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. officials tell The Associated Press that the Defense Department will take over background investigations for the federal government, using increased automation to tighten controls and tackle a massive backlog of workers waiting for security clearances.   The change aims to address gaps and delays in a system that were highlighted by the case of a Navy contractor who later gunned down a dozen people at Washington's Navy Yard in 2013.

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  • 5 dead, nearly 200 sickened in romaine lettuce outbreak

    5 dead, nearly 200 sickened in romaine lettuce outbreak

    Friday, June 1 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-06-01 16:41:57 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) - Four more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted Arizona-grown romaine lettuce, bringing the total to five.   The Arizona growing season is long over and it's unlikely any tainted lettuce is still in stores or people's homes. But there can be a lag in reporting, and reports of illnesses have continued to come in.

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    NEW YORK (AP) - Four more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted Arizona-grown romaine lettuce, bringing the total to five.   The Arizona growing season is long over and it's unlikely any tainted lettuce is still in stores or people's homes. But there can be a lag in reporting, and reports of illnesses have continued to come in.

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  • Police impersonators have been fooling authorities for years in Flint, Michigan

    Police impersonators have been fooling authorities for years in Flint, Michigan

    Friday, June 1 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-06-01 16:23:46 GMT

    FLINT, Mich. (AP) - Authorities say police impersonators have been fooling police, firefighters and the public for three years in and around Flint, Michigan.   The Flint Journal reports the impersonators are members of a group calling itself the Genesee County Fire and EMS Media-Genesee County Task Force Blight Agency. They were acting as police at parks, house fires, vehicle crashes and crime scenes.

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    FLINT, Mich. (AP) - Authorities say police impersonators have been fooling police, firefighters and the public for three years in and around Flint, Michigan.   The Flint Journal reports the impersonators are members of a group calling itself the Genesee County Fire and EMS Media-Genesee County Task Force Blight Agency. They were acting as police at parks, house fires, vehicle crashes and crime scenes.

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  • Lions, tigers and jaguar escape from German zoo

    Lions, tigers and jaguar escape from German zoo

    Friday, June 1 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-06-01 15:19:57 GMT

    BERLIN (AP) - German police are cautioning residents in the western town of Luenebach to stay inside their homes after an undetermined number of large cats broke out of the local zoo.   Police in nearby Pruem confirmed Friday a report from the regional SWR broadcaster that the big cats had escaped from the zoo in the hilly Eifel area. Police say they are responding the situation but currently have no further details.

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    BERLIN (AP) - German police are cautioning residents in the western town of Luenebach to stay inside their homes after an undetermined number of large cats broke out of the local zoo.   Police in nearby Pruem confirmed Friday a report from the regional SWR broadcaster that the big cats had escaped from the zoo in the hilly Eifel area. Police say they are responding the situation but currently have no further details.

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  • Florida woman gets 7 years for forcing surrogate pregnancy

    Florida woman gets 7 years for forcing surrogate pregnancy

    Friday, June 1 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-06-01 14:40:53 GMT

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A woman in Florida has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for the forced labor of a Mexican woman she hired as a pregnancy surrogate. Esthela Clark also faces deportation to Mexico after serving the sentence she received Thursday in federal court in Jacksonville. Clark pleaded guilty last year.

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    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A woman in Florida has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for the forced labor of a Mexican woman she hired as a pregnancy surrogate. Esthela Clark also faces deportation to Mexico after serving the sentence she received Thursday in federal court in Jacksonville. Clark pleaded guilty last year.

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  • Suspect captured in slaying of Tennessee deputy

    Suspect captured in slaying of Tennessee deputy

    Friday, June 1 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-06-01 14:00:07 GMT

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has announced the capture of a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Tennessee sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop.   The TBI tweeted photos on Friday of a handcuffed Steven Joshua Wiggins, grimacing as he was placed into the back seat of a law enforcement vehicle. His clothes were muddy and his jeans were ripped open.

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    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has announced the capture of a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Tennessee sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop.   The TBI tweeted photos on Friday of a handcuffed Steven Joshua Wiggins, grimacing as he was placed into the back seat of a law enforcement vehicle. His clothes were muddy and his jeans were ripped open.

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  • Trump blasts Samantha Bee's 'horrible language' about Ivanka and calls it a 'double standard'

    Trump blasts Samantha Bee's 'horrible language' about Ivanka and calls it a 'double standard'

    Friday, June 1 2018 8:32 AM EDT2018-06-01 12:32:51 GMT

    NEW YORK - Samantha Bee is apologizing to Ivanka Trump and her viewers for using an expletive to describe the president's daughter. Bee issued a statement Thursday that says her language was "inappropriate and inexcusable." She says she crossed a line and deeply regrets it. In a discussion of President Trump's immigration policies on Bee's TBS show "Full Frontal" on Wednesday, she used a vulgarity in reference to Ivanka Trump.

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    NEW YORK - Samantha Bee is apologizing to Ivanka Trump and her viewers for using an expletive to describe the president's daughter. Bee issued a statement Thursday that says her language was "inappropriate and inexcusable." She says she crossed a line and deeply regrets it. In a discussion of President Trump's immigration policies on Bee's TBS show "Full Frontal" on Wednesday, she used a vulgarity in reference to Ivanka Trump.

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  • Youth football team rescues 2 from overturned car in Oregon

    Youth football team rescues 2 from overturned car in Oregon

    Thursday, May 31 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-05-31 20:56:37 GMT

    BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A youth football team from Idaho has rescued two people from an overturned car in Oregon. The Boise Black Knights were headed home Tuesday after winning a championship in California when a car rolled over in front of their vans on a highway south of Jordan Valley, Oregon. Coach Rudy Jackson tells the Idaho Statesman his team, made up of youths 13 and under, "had to stop and become heroes."

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    BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A youth football team from Idaho has rescued two people from an overturned car in Oregon. The Boise Black Knights were headed home Tuesday after winning a championship in California when a car rolled over in front of their vans on a highway south of Jordan Valley, Oregon. Coach Rudy Jackson tells the Idaho Statesman his team, made up of youths 13 and under, "had to stop and become heroes."

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  • Machete-wielding teen from Boise arrested after high-speed chase ends in fiery crash

    Machete-wielding teen from Boise arrested after high-speed chase ends in fiery crash

    Thursday, May 31 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-05-31 20:14:23 GMT

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Oregon State Police say troopers arrested a machete-wielding teenager after a car chase in which speeds hit triple digits before a fiery crash.   Capt. Tim Fox says the 17-year-old boy from Boise, Idaho, was driving recklessly on Interstate 84 west of La Grande when a trooper tried to pull him over Wednesday. The boy accelerated, pushing the 1997 Toyota Camry to speeds of more than 110 mph.

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    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Oregon State Police say troopers arrested a machete-wielding teenager after a car chase in which speeds hit triple digits before a fiery crash.   Capt. Tim Fox says the 17-year-old boy from Boise, Idaho, was driving recklessly on Interstate 84 west of La Grande when a trooper tried to pull him over Wednesday. The boy accelerated, pushing the 1997 Toyota Camry to speeds of more than 110 mph.

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  • Police release full body camera footage of New Jersey beach arrest of young woman

    Police release full body camera footage of New Jersey beach arrest of young woman

    Thursday, May 31 2018 7:50 AM EDT2018-05-31 11:50:59 GMT

    KHQ.COM - Police released body camera video footage showing the violent arrest of a Philadelphia woman accused of underage drinking in Wildwood, New Jersey, over the Memorial Day weekend. Police arrested 20-year-old Emily Weinman, Saturday and charged her with aggravated assault on a police officer, aggravated assault by spitting bodily fluids on a police officer, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, obstruction and minor in possession of alcohol.

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    KHQ.COM - Police released body camera video footage showing the violent arrest of a Philadelphia woman accused of underage drinking in Wildwood, New Jersey, over the Memorial Day weekend. Police arrested 20-year-old Emily Weinman, Saturday and charged her with aggravated assault on a police officer, aggravated assault by spitting bodily fluids on a police officer, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, obstruction and minor in possession of alcohol.

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  • Where is Melania Trump? Unseen for weeks, Melania Trump tweets she's 'feeling great'

    Where is Melania Trump? Unseen for weeks, Melania Trump tweets she's 'feeling great'

    Wednesday, May 30 2018 4:26 PM EDT2018-05-30 20:26:26 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Melania Trump is trying to tamp down speculation about why she's not been seen in public in nearly three weeks.   The first lady tweeted Wednesday about the media "working overtime speculating where I am & what I'm doing. Rest assured, I'm here at the White House w my family, feeling great, & working hard on behalf of children & the American people!"

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    WASHINGTON (AP) - Melania Trump is trying to tamp down speculation about why she's not been seen in public in nearly three weeks.   The first lady tweeted Wednesday about the media "working overtime speculating where I am & what I'm doing. Rest assured, I'm here at the White House w my family, feeling great, & working hard on behalf of children & the American people!"

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  • Russian journalist supposedly dead, shows up alive at news conference

    Russian journalist supposedly dead, shows up alive at news conference

    Wednesday, May 30 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-05-30 20:09:12 GMT

    MOSCOW (AP) - The Latest on the reported slaying in Ukraine of a Russian journalist: (all times local):   6:00 p.m.   The head of the Ukrainian Security Service says investigators have identified a Ukrainian citizen who allegedly was paid $40,000 by the Russian security service to organize and carry out the killing of an exiled Russian journalist.

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    MOSCOW (AP) - The Latest on the reported slaying in Ukraine of a Russian journalist: (all times local):   6:00 p.m.   The head of the Ukrainian Security Service says investigators have identified a Ukrainian citizen who allegedly was paid $40,000 by the Russian security service to organize and carry out the killing of an exiled Russian journalist.

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  • The Latest: ABC cancels 'Roseanne' after star's racist tweet

    The Latest: ABC cancels 'Roseanne' after star's racist tweet

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-05-29 18:22:23 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on the cancellation of "Roseanne" (all times local):   ABC has canceled its hit reboot of "Roseanne" following Roseanne Barr's racist tweet about former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett.   ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey says the comment "is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel the show."

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    NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on the cancellation of "Roseanne" (all times local):   ABC has canceled its hit reboot of "Roseanne" following Roseanne Barr's racist tweet about former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett.   ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey says the comment "is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel the show."

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  • Puppy that had 'FREE' written on fur put up for adoption

    Puppy that had 'FREE' written on fur put up for adoption

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-05-29 17:01:13 GMT

    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) - An animal shelter in Ohio says dozens of people are offering to adopt a puppy found in a cage with "FREE" scrawled on her fur.   The Ross County Humane Society says the 5-month-old female mixed lab was found in a Chillicothe (chil-ih-KAH'-thee) park last week   Director Jenn Thomas says it appears that whoever left the dog named Marvella used a permanent marker to write "FREE" and "GOOD HOME ONLY" on its fur.

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    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) - An animal shelter in Ohio says dozens of people are offering to adopt a puppy found in a cage with "FREE" scrawled on her fur.   The Ross County Humane Society says the 5-month-old female mixed lab was found in a Chillicothe (chil-ih-KAH'-thee) park last week   Director Jenn Thomas says it appears that whoever left the dog named Marvella used a permanent marker to write "FREE" and "GOOD HOME ONLY" on its fur.

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  • Televangelist asks followers for $54M jet saying God told him, "believe in me for a Falcon 7X"

    Televangelist asks followers for $54M jet saying God told him, "believe in me for a Falcon 7X"

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-05-29 16:49:02 GMT

    DESTREHAN, La. (AP) - A prosperity gospel televangelist is asking disciples to "pray about becoming a partner" to his mission of obtaining a $54 million private jet.   The Louisiana-based ministry of Jesse Duplantis has already paid cash for three other private planes, but he says God told him "I want you to believe in me for a Falcon 7X."

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    DESTREHAN, La. (AP) - A prosperity gospel televangelist is asking disciples to "pray about becoming a partner" to his mission of obtaining a $54 million private jet.   The Louisiana-based ministry of Jesse Duplantis has already paid cash for three other private planes, but he says God told him "I want you to believe in me for a Falcon 7X."

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  • Amber Alert canceled for missing toddler whose mother was found buried despite the fact he's still missing

    Amber Alert canceled for missing toddler whose mother was found buried despite the fact he's still missing

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-05-29 16:30:04 GMT

    SODUS, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities have canceled an Amber Alert for a missing toddler whose mother was found buried on the upstate New York farm where she worked.   Wayne County authorities issued the alert for 14-month-old Owen Hidalgo-Calderon on May 25. Two days earlier, searchers found the body of 18-year-old Guatemala native Selena Hidalgo-Calderon. They were last seen May 16.

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    SODUS, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities have canceled an Amber Alert for a missing toddler whose mother was found buried on the upstate New York farm where she worked.   Wayne County authorities issued the alert for 14-month-old Owen Hidalgo-Calderon on May 25. Two days earlier, searchers found the body of 18-year-old Guatemala native Selena Hidalgo-Calderon. They were last seen May 16.

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  • Mower runs over body in field in Benton County

    Mower runs over body in field in Benton County

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-05-29 13:10:35 GMT

    KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) - Officials are investigating after a mower tractor ran over a body in a field in Benton County, Washington.   The Benton County Sheriff's Office received a call at about 9 a.m. Monday from a man who was mowing rye-grass off Richmond Road. He said he believed he ran over a body in the field.   Deputies responded and found the remains of a human body just off the gravel roadway.

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    KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) - Officials are investigating after a mower tractor ran over a body in a field in Benton County, Washington.   The Benton County Sheriff's Office received a call at about 9 a.m. Monday from a man who was mowing rye-grass off Richmond Road. He said he believed he ran over a body in the field.   Deputies responded and found the remains of a human body just off the gravel roadway.

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  • Idaho town warned not to drink water after man found dead

    Idaho town warned not to drink water after man found dead

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-05-25 16:11:42 GMT

    DIETRICH, Idaho (AP) - Residents of an Idaho town have been told not to drink the water after a fired municipal worker was found dead in his home by emergency workers who were hospitalized after entering the residence. Dietrich Mayor Don Heiken says 62-year-old Tom Young was found dead Thursday. Heiken fired Young earlier this month. Heiken says there's concern Young contaminated the drinking water well serving the community of 300.

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    DIETRICH, Idaho (AP) - Residents of an Idaho town have been told not to drink the water after a fired municipal worker was found dead in his home by emergency workers who were hospitalized after entering the residence. Dietrich Mayor Don Heiken says 62-year-old Tom Young was found dead Thursday. Heiken fired Young earlier this month. Heiken says there's concern Young contaminated the drinking water well serving the community of 300.

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  • Indiana woman sentenced for killing a mom, claiming her baby

    Indiana woman sentenced for killing a mom, claiming her baby

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-05-25 16:04:42 GMT
    39-year-old Geraldine R. Jones (left) has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for killing killing 23-year-old Samantha J. Fleming (right) and trying to pass off her 3-month-old infant as her own.39-year-old Geraldine R. Jones (left) has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for killing killing 23-year-old Samantha J. Fleming (right) and trying to pass off her 3-month-old infant as her own.

    ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) - An Indiana woman will spend up to 30 years in prison for killing a mother and trying to pass off the woman's 3-month-old baby as her own.   The Herald Bulletin reports that 39-year-old Geraldine R. Jones was sentenced Friday in Anderson, Indiana. Jones also was ordered to serve 10 years' probation. She pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and criminal confinement.

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    ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) - An Indiana woman will spend up to 30 years in prison for killing a mother and trying to pass off the woman's 3-month-old baby as her own.   The Herald Bulletin reports that 39-year-old Geraldine R. Jones was sentenced Friday in Anderson, Indiana. Jones also was ordered to serve 10 years' probation. She pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and criminal confinement.

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  • FBI issues warning for small and home office internet routers

    FBI issues warning for small and home office internet routers

    Friday, May 25 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-05-25 15:28:05 GMT

    KHQ.COM - The FBI has issued a warning to anyone with a small or home office internet router. In a press release and a post on the official FBI Facebook page the agency says "foreign cyber actors have compromised hundreds of thousands of home and office routers and other networked devices worldwide by using VPNFilter malware."

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    KHQ.COM - The FBI has issued a warning to anyone with a small or home office internet router. In a press release and a post on the official FBI Facebook page the agency says "foreign cyber actors have compromised hundreds of thousands of home and office routers and other networked devices worldwide by using VPNFilter malware."

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  • Alabama man faces 6,547 child porn charges

    Alabama man faces 6,547 child porn charges

    Friday, May 25 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-05-25 14:36:49 GMT

    FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say an Alabama man has been indicted on more than 6,500 counts of child pornography.   News outlets report Friday that 50-year-old Jeffery Dale Hunt of Cherokee is being held with bail set at $10 million.   Police say an indictment returned this week includes 4,378 counts of possession of child pornography and 2,169 counts of producing child porn.

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    FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say an Alabama man has been indicted on more than 6,500 counts of child pornography.   News outlets report Friday that 50-year-old Jeffery Dale Hunt of Cherokee is being held with bail set at $10 million.   Police say an indictment returned this week includes 4,378 counts of possession of child pornography and 2,169 counts of producing child porn.

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  • Explosion in Canadian restaurant wounds 15 people; Two suspects on the run

    Explosion in Canadian restaurant wounds 15 people; Two suspects on the run

    Friday, May 25 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-05-25 14:26:37 GMT

    TORONTO (AP) - Canadian police say an explosion set off deliberately in a restaurant has wounded at least 15 people, some of them critically. Peel region police said the explosion was caused by an "improvised explosive device" that was set off by two people who then fled the scene in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga. Paramedic Joe Korstanje said three people suffered critical injuries while others were lightly hurt.

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    TORONTO (AP) - Canadian police say an explosion set off deliberately in a restaurant has wounded at least 15 people, some of them critically. Peel region police said the explosion was caused by an "improvised explosive device" that was set off by two people who then fled the scene in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga. Paramedic Joe Korstanje said three people suffered critical injuries while others were lightly hurt.

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  • "Active shooter" taken into custody at Indiana middle school; At least 2 injured

    "Active shooter" taken into custody at Indiana middle school; At least 2 injured

    Friday, May 25 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-05-25 14:12:40 GMT

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Authorities have detained someone in what they described as an "active shooter" situation at a suburban Indianapolis middle school. The Noblesville Fire Department tweeted Friday morning that it was on an "active shooter" scene at Noblesville West Middle School and that a suspect was in custody. It didn't say whether anyone had been shot or provide any other details.

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    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Authorities have detained someone in what they described as an "active shooter" situation at a suburban Indianapolis middle school. The Noblesville Fire Department tweeted Friday morning that it was on an "active shooter" scene at Noblesville West Middle School and that a suspect was in custody. It didn't say whether anyone had been shot or provide any other details.

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  • Fiat Chrysler warns 4.8M owners: Don't use the cruise

    Fiat Chrysler warns 4.8M owners: Don't use the cruise

    Friday, May 25 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-05-25 13:48:22 GMT

    DETROIT (AP) - Fiat Chrysler is recalling 4.8 million vehicles in the U.S. because in rare circumstances, drivers may not be able to turn off the cruise control.   The company is warning owners not to use cruise control until the cars, SUVs and trucks can be fixed with a software update.   The recall includes 15 Jeep, Dodge, Chrysler and Ram models from six model years. Models in other countries also are affected.

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    DETROIT (AP) - Fiat Chrysler is recalling 4.8 million vehicles in the U.S. because in rare circumstances, drivers may not be able to turn off the cruise control.   The company is warning owners not to use cruise control until the cars, SUVs and trucks can be fixed with a software update.   The recall includes 15 Jeep, Dodge, Chrysler and Ram models from six model years. Models in other countries also are affected.

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  • Mother of 8-year-old boy who repeatedly shot sister, delayed report because she feared losing her guns

    Mother of 8-year-old boy who repeatedly shot sister, delayed report because she feared losing her guns

    Friday, May 25 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-05-25 13:24:14 GMT

    ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) - A social worker says the Ohio mother of an 8-year-old boy who repeatedly shot his 4-year-old sister delayed reporting it and seeking medical help because she was afraid they would lose the firearms they use to hunt for food. The Ashland Times-Gazette reports the case worker testified Thursday at a hearing about custody of the children, who are now living with relatives.

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    ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) - A social worker says the Ohio mother of an 8-year-old boy who repeatedly shot his 4-year-old sister delayed reporting it and seeking medical help because she was afraid they would lose the firearms they use to hunt for food. The Ashland Times-Gazette reports the case worker testified Thursday at a hearing about custody of the children, who are now living with relatives.

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  • Harvey Weinstein turns himself into police for sexual assault charges that include rape

    Harvey Weinstein turns himself into police for sexual assault charges that include rape

    Friday, May 25 2018 8:41 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:41:32 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on the sexual misconduct probe of film producer Harvey Weinstein (all times local):   8:20 a.m.   A law enforcement official says Harvey Weinstein will face criminal sex act and rape charges in a New York court.   The official says the film producer will be charged with committing a criminal sex act in a 2004 encounter with an aspiring actress who told a magazine he forced her to perform oral sex.   The official says the rape charge relat...>>
    NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on the sexual misconduct probe of film producer Harvey Weinstein (all times local):   8:20 a.m.   A law enforcement official says Harvey Weinstein will face criminal sex act and rape charges in a New York court.   The official says the film producer will be charged with committing a criminal sex act in a 2004 encounter with an aspiring actress who told a magazine he forced her to perform oral sex.   The official says the rape charge relat...>>
  • New Jersey school bus driver charged in fatal crash; Previously had 14 license suspensions

    New Jersey school bus driver charged in fatal crash; Previously had 14 license suspensions

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:18:56 GMT

    KHQ.COM - The driver of the school bus that crashed last week in New Jersey killing a student and a teacher has been charged with causing their deaths. 77-year-old Harry Muldrow has been charged with two counts of death by auto in the May 17th crash. Muldrow was driving the school bus from East Brook Middle School in Paramus to Waterloo Village carrying 38 students and 7 adults.

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    KHQ.COM - The driver of the school bus that crashed last week in New Jersey killing a student and a teacher has been charged with causing their deaths. 77-year-old Harry Muldrow has been charged with two counts of death by auto in the May 17th crash. Muldrow was driving the school bus from East Brook Middle School in Paramus to Waterloo Village carrying 38 students and 7 adults.

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  • Irish citizens travel across country lines for abortion vote

    Irish citizens travel across country lines for abortion vote

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:23:18 GMT

    KHQ.COM - Thousands of Irish citizens currently living out of the country are traveling home to Ireland to vote on repealing a longstanding law that outlaws abortions. The polls will open on May 25th to vote to repeal the eighth amendment, which currently gives equal rights to the life of an unborn child. Just landed in from Newcastle NSW via Sydney and Abu Dhabi. I’ll see yez at the polls.

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    KHQ.COM - Thousands of Irish citizens currently living out of the country are traveling home to Ireland to vote on repealing a longstanding law that outlaws abortions. The polls will open on May 25th to vote to repeal the eighth amendment, which currently gives equal rights to the life of an unborn child. Just landed in from Newcastle NSW via Sydney and Abu Dhabi. I’ll see yez at the polls.

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  • A watchdog group asks Netflix to pull '13 Reasons Why'

    A watchdog group asks Netflix to pull '13 Reasons Why'

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:25 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:25:24 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) - A media watchdog group is calling on Netflix to pull its "13 Reasons Why" series because of potentially harmful content. The Parents Television Council describes the second season of the series as "a ticking time bomb to teens and children." It wants both seasons yanked. A request for comment from Netflix wasn't immediately returned Monday.

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    NEW YORK (AP) - A media watchdog group is calling on Netflix to pull its "13 Reasons Why" series because of potentially harmful content. The Parents Television Council describes the second season of the series as "a ticking time bomb to teens and children." It wants both seasons yanked. A request for comment from Netflix wasn't immediately returned Monday.

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  • Kosovo court imprisons 2 over illegal organ harvesting

    Kosovo court imprisons 2 over illegal organ harvesting

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:11:14 GMT

    PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) - A Kosovo court has imprisoned two ethnic Albanians in an organ harvesting case.   The Pristina court on Thursday sentenced former urologist Lutfi Dervishi to seven-and-a-half years and a fine of 8,000 euros ($9,400). He cannot exercise his profession for two years after his prison term ends.   Another person, Sokol Hajdini, was sentenced to one year in prison.

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    PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) - A Kosovo court has imprisoned two ethnic Albanians in an organ harvesting case.   The Pristina court on Thursday sentenced former urologist Lutfi Dervishi to seven-and-a-half years and a fine of 8,000 euros ($9,400). He cannot exercise his profession for two years after his prison term ends.   Another person, Sokol Hajdini, was sentenced to one year in prison.

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  • Recently adopted child, 1, left in truck dies in Tennessee

    Recently adopted child, 1, left in truck dies in Tennessee

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:01:26 GMT

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities say a recently adopted 1-year-old girl whose father left her in a truck has died.   News outlets cite a release from Metro Nashville police saying the adoptive father "reportedly forgot" about the child after dropping off her sibling at day care on Wednesday. The girl's adoptive mother found the child around 5:40 p.m. in a car seat inside the pickup truck parked outside their home.

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    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities say a recently adopted 1-year-old girl whose father left her in a truck has died.   News outlets cite a release from Metro Nashville police saying the adoptive father "reportedly forgot" about the child after dropping off her sibling at day care on Wednesday. The girl's adoptive mother found the child around 5:40 p.m. in a car seat inside the pickup truck parked outside their home.

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  • Teacher shows proof parents are less involved in children's lives today

    Teacher shows proof parents are less involved in children's lives today

    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:37:36 GMT

    KHQ.COM - A Facebook post from a teacher in Georgia has gone viral with more than 174,000 shares and she highlights one of the biggest changes she's noticed in her 15 years of teaching that could also be a contributing factor to gun violence in our schools. Amie Diprima Brown believes more and more parents are checking out from their child's academic process and she has a stack of letters to prove it.

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    KHQ.COM - A Facebook post from a teacher in Georgia has gone viral with more than 174,000 shares and she highlights one of the biggest changes she's noticed in her 15 years of teaching that could also be a contributing factor to gun violence in our schools. Amie Diprima Brown believes more and more parents are checking out from their child's academic process and she has a stack of letters to prove it.

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  • Security troops on US nuclear missile base took LSD

    Security troops on US nuclear missile base took LSD

    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:09 AM EDT2018-05-24 13:09:46 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - One airman said he felt paranoia. Another marveled at the vibrant colors. A third admitted, "I absolutely just loved altering my mind." Meet service members entrusted with guarding nuclear missiles that are among the most powerful in America's arsenal. Air Force records obtained by The Associated Press show they bought, distributed and used the hallucinogen LSD and other mind-altering illegal drugs while off duty.

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    WASHINGTON (AP) - One airman said he felt paranoia. Another marveled at the vibrant colors. A third admitted, "I absolutely just loved altering my mind." Meet service members entrusted with guarding nuclear missiles that are among the most powerful in America's arsenal. Air Force records obtained by The Associated Press show they bought, distributed and used the hallucinogen LSD and other mind-altering illegal drugs while off duty.

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  • North Korea demolishes what it says is nuclear test site

    North Korea demolishes what it says is nuclear test site

    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-05-24 12:57:02 GMT

    PUNGGYE-RI, North Korea (AP) - North Korea has carried out what it says is the demolition of its nuclear test site in the presence of foreign journalists.   The demolition happened Thursday at the site deep in the mountains of the North's sparsely populated northeast. The planned closing was previously announced by leader Kim Jong Un ahead of his planned summit with U.S. President Donald Trump next month.

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    PUNGGYE-RI, North Korea (AP) - North Korea has carried out what it says is the demolition of its nuclear test site in the presence of foreign journalists.   The demolition happened Thursday at the site deep in the mountains of the North's sparsely populated northeast. The planned closing was previously announced by leader Kim Jong Un ahead of his planned summit with U.S. President Donald Trump next month.

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  • Horse found dead and tied to fence with tail chopped off in N. Spokane County

    Horse found dead and tied to fence with tail chopped off in N. Spokane County

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:28:35 GMT

    Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call Monday morning on E. Woolard Rd. in North Spokane County after being informed a male had made threats to kill one of his horses if his ex-girlfriend didn’t get back together with him. Deputies were extremely disturbed when they found a deceased horse on the property. One of the horse’s front ankles was tied to the fence with a short rope and another rope was cinched around its neck.

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    Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call Monday morning on E. Woolard Rd. in North Spokane County after being informed a male had made threats to kill one of his horses if his ex-girlfriend didn’t get back together with him. Deputies were extremely disturbed when they found a deceased horse on the property. One of the horse’s front ankles was tied to the fence with a short rope and another rope was cinched around its neck.

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  • Armed and dangerous felon arrested after days-long manhunt

    Armed and dangerous felon arrested after days-long manhunt

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:35:31 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Update: Police say an armed and dangerous man wanted for a shooting in West Central Spokane last week has been located and arrested Tuesday following a days-long manhunt. Police say Christopher T. Felch, 47, ran from the scene after firing at two men at an apartment complex, hitting one in the foot.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Update: Police say an armed and dangerous man wanted for a shooting in West Central Spokane last week has been located and arrested Tuesday following a days-long manhunt. Police say Christopher T. Felch, 47, ran from the scene after firing at two men at an apartment complex, hitting one in the foot.

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  • Man pleads no contest in horrific abuse of boy who lost toes after being bound in closet for weeks

    Man pleads no contest in horrific abuse of boy who lost toes after being bound in closet for weeks

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:41:53 GMT

    BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - A 36-year-old man has pleaded no contest in the abuse of a 4-year-old Michigan boy who was locked in a closet for weeks, had lost several toes to gangrene and was near death when doctors examined him.   The Battle Creek Enquirer reports that Isaac Miller's sentencing is July 2. Miller appeared Monday in a Calhoun County court.

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    BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - A 36-year-old man has pleaded no contest in the abuse of a 4-year-old Michigan boy who was locked in a closet for weeks, had lost several toes to gangrene and was near death when doctors examined him.   The Battle Creek Enquirer reports that Isaac Miller's sentencing is July 2. Miller appeared Monday in a Calhoun County court.

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  • Professional soccer player slaps opponent in head, then tries to act like he got hurt too

    Professional soccer player slaps opponent in head, then tries to act like he got hurt too

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:15:58 GMT

    KHQ.COM - Zlatan Ibrahimovic should have been auditioning to be an actor during Monday's Major League Soccer match between the L.A. Galaxy and Montreal Impact. Ibrahimovic's drama queen antics didn't go unnoticed by referees though. After slapping opponent, Michael Petrasso, in the head, Ibrahimovic tried to act like he had been injured as well.

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    KHQ.COM - Zlatan Ibrahimovic should have been auditioning to be an actor during Monday's Major League Soccer match between the L.A. Galaxy and Montreal Impact. Ibrahimovic's drama queen antics didn't go unnoticed by referees though. After slapping opponent, Michael Petrasso, in the head, Ibrahimovic tried to act like he had been injured as well.

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  • Man shows up to deadly Texas school shooting with flag and pistol saying 'Make America great again'

    Man shows up to deadly Texas school shooting with flag and pistol saying 'Make America great again'

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:10:30 GMT

    KHQ.COM - A man carrying a U.S. flag with a handgun strapped to his waist, showed up at Santa Fe High School shortly after authorities responded to the deadly school shooting, that so far, has claimed the lives of 10 people.  The man told news reporters on scene that he wanted to "make America great again" and that he showed up to "offer support."  He also said "God bless you all would go a long ways right now for a lot of people."  

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    KHQ.COM - A man carrying a U.S. flag with a handgun strapped to his waist, showed up at Santa Fe High School shortly after authorities responded to the deadly school shooting, that so far, has claimed the lives of 10 people.  The man told news reporters on scene that he wanted to "make America great again" and that he showed up to "offer support."  He also said "God bless you all would go a long ways right now for a lot of people."  

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  • Boeing 737 crashes with 104 passengers aboard

    Boeing 737 crashes with 104 passengers aboard

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:25:47 GMT

    HAVANA (AP) - A Boeing 737 operated by state airline Cubana crashed on takeoff from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana on Friday with 104 passengers and nine crew aboard, coming to rest in a farm field where firefighters sprayed the charred fuselage with hoses. There was no immediate word on casualties.    Officials said the plane was headed to the eastern city of Holguin when it crashed.

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    HAVANA (AP) - A Boeing 737 operated by state airline Cubana crashed on takeoff from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana on Friday with 104 passengers and nine crew aboard, coming to rest in a farm field where firefighters sprayed the charred fuselage with hoses. There was no immediate word on casualties.    Officials said the plane was headed to the eastern city of Holguin when it crashed.

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  • Up to 10 fatalities in Texas high school shooting; 1 suspect in custody, another suspect detained

    Up to 10 fatalities in Texas high school shooting; 1 suspect in custody, another suspect detained

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:11:59 GMT

    SANTA FE, Texas (AP) - The local sheriff says as many as 10 people may have been killed during a shooting at a high school near Houston, most of them students. Harris County Sherriff Ed Gonzalez Harris County said there "could be 8 to 10 fatalities" from the shooting Friday morning at Santa Fe High School, about 30 miles (48 kilometers) southeast of Houston. Gonzalez says the majority of the dead are students.

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    SANTA FE, Texas (AP) - The local sheriff says as many as 10 people may have been killed during a shooting at a high school near Houston, most of them students. Harris County Sherriff Ed Gonzalez Harris County said there "could be 8 to 10 fatalities" from the shooting Friday morning at Santa Fe High School, about 30 miles (48 kilometers) southeast of Houston. Gonzalez says the majority of the dead are students.

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  • Mom apparently jumps to death with 7-year-old son

    Mom apparently jumps to death with 7-year-old son

    Friday, May 18 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:13:01 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) - Police say a woman apparently jumped with her 7-year-old son from a window of a boutique hotel in New York City and both died. It's not clear how high up the pair were at the Gotham Hotel when they fell, but the 46-year-old woman and the boy were found on a lower roof or landing at about 8:15 a.m. on Friday. The victims were not immediately identified.   Hotel staff said they had no information.

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    NEW YORK (AP) - Police say a woman apparently jumped with her 7-year-old son from a window of a boutique hotel in New York City and both died. It's not clear how high up the pair were at the Gotham Hotel when they fell, but the 46-year-old woman and the boy were found on a lower roof or landing at about 8:15 a.m. on Friday. The victims were not immediately identified.   Hotel staff said they had no information.

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  • Barber throws angry customer through the window when he complains about haircut

    Barber throws angry customer through the window when he complains about haircut

    Friday, May 18 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:43:06 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) - Police say a stylist at a Brooklyn barbershop threw a client through the front window after he complained about his haircut.   According to the Daily News of New York, the 33-year-old victim was at the Levels Barbershop in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, on Thursday afternoon. Police say he threatened to withhold payment for the cut because he didn't like it.

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    NEW YORK (AP) - Police say a stylist at a Brooklyn barbershop threw a client through the front window after he complained about his haircut.   According to the Daily News of New York, the 33-year-old victim was at the Levels Barbershop in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, on Thursday afternoon. Police say he threatened to withhold payment for the cut because he didn't like it.

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  • Man arrested after firing shots at Trump golf club

    Man arrested after firing shots at Trump golf club

    Friday, May 18 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:33:14 GMT

    DORAL, Fla. (AP) - A police chief says the shooting suspect at the Trump National Doral resort in south Florida tried to "ambush" officers, but lost a gunfight with them. Miami-Dade Police Director Juan Perez told news reporters Friday morning that the man who entered a lobby at the resort draped a flag over the counter fired shots upward at the ceiling and waited for police to arrive.

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    DORAL, Fla. (AP) - A police chief says the shooting suspect at the Trump National Doral resort in south Florida tried to "ambush" officers, but lost a gunfight with them. Miami-Dade Police Director Juan Perez told news reporters Friday morning that the man who entered a lobby at the resort draped a flag over the counter fired shots upward at the ceiling and waited for police to arrive.

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  • Two dead in New Jersey school bus crash with 45 on board, multiple injuries

    Two dead in New Jersey school bus crash with 45 on board, multiple injuries

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-05-17 20:58:35 GMT
    MOUNT OLIVE, N.J. (AP) - The Latest on a school bus crash with a dump truck in New Jersey (all times local):   4:40 p.m.   Authorities say 45 people were on a school bus that collided with a dump truck on a New Jersey highway, killing a student and a teacher.   The yellow school bus was carrying 38 students and seven adults Thursday when it crashed, leaving it on the median of Interstate 80 in Mount Olive with its front end shattered.   A boy who was on the bus say...>>
    MOUNT OLIVE, N.J. (AP) - The Latest on a school bus crash with a dump truck in New Jersey (all times local):   4:40 p.m.   Authorities say 45 people were on a school bus that collided with a dump truck on a New Jersey highway, killing a student and a teacher.   The yellow school bus was carrying 38 students and seven adults Thursday when it crashed, leaving it on the median of Interstate 80 in Mount Olive with its front end shattered.   A boy who was on the bus say...>>
  • Things are not always how they seem... especially on the internet

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-05-17 20:45:49 GMT

    KHQ.COM - A woman who booked a hotel in Vietnam using the website Booking.com, was a little surprised to see what the hotel swimming pool looked like in real life. Jenny Kershaw tweeted out the two photos saying, "Our hotel pool in Vietnam...booking.com VS reality. We’ve been done there." The photo has had more than 76,000 retweets and 154,000 likes. Booking.com actually reached out to her to apologize for the misunderstanding and encouraged her to file a complaint.

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    KHQ.COM - A woman who booked a hotel in Vietnam using the website Booking.com, was a little surprised to see what the hotel swimming pool looked like in real life. Jenny Kershaw tweeted out the two photos saying, "Our hotel pool in Vietnam...booking.com VS reality. We’ve been done there." The photo has had more than 76,000 retweets and 154,000 likes. Booking.com actually reached out to her to apologize for the misunderstanding and encouraged her to file a complaint.

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  • Study finds high uranium levels in some NE Washington wells

    Study finds high uranium levels in some NE Washington wells

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:26:35 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The federal government says some water wells in northeastern Washington have high uranium concentrations, sometimes as much as 40 times the level considered safe for drinking water.   That's according to a new study from the U.S. Geological Survey, which sampled water from 13 wells and looked at historical data on uranium concentrations.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The federal government says some water wells in northeastern Washington have high uranium concentrations, sometimes as much as 40 times the level considered safe for drinking water.   That's according to a new study from the U.S. Geological Survey, which sampled water from 13 wells and looked at historical data on uranium concentrations.

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  • Hawaii volcano erupts from summit, shooting ash plume 30,000 feet into sky

    Hawaii volcano erupts from summit, shooting ash plume 30,000 feet into sky

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:31:38 GMT

    PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) - The Latest on the volcano erupting in Hawaii (all times local):   6:17 a.m.   Residents who live in a nearby town are reporting light amounts of ash after an eruption of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano.   The volcano on the Big Island exploded at about 6 a.m. Mike Poland, a geophysicist with the U.S. Geological Survey, says the explosion likely only lasted a few minutes.

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    PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) - The Latest on the volcano erupting in Hawaii (all times local):   6:17 a.m.   Residents who live in a nearby town are reporting light amounts of ash after an eruption of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano.   The volcano on the Big Island exploded at about 6 a.m. Mike Poland, a geophysicist with the U.S. Geological Survey, says the explosion likely only lasted a few minutes.

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  • UPDATE: Elderly woman found wandering Spokane Valley identified and reunited with family

    UPDATE: Elderly woman found wandering Spokane Valley identified and reunited with family

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:16:22 GMT

    SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - UPDATE: Spokane Valley Police say the woman has been identified and reunited with her family. Thanks to everyone who helped spread the word! 

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    SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - UPDATE: Spokane Valley Police say the woman has been identified and reunited with her family. Thanks to everyone who helped spread the word! 

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  • Oklahoma woman killed by pack of 7 small dogs

    Oklahoma woman killed by pack of 7 small dogs

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:47 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:47:27 GMT

    ARDMORE, Okla. (AP) - Authorities are investigating whether criminal charges should be filed after an Oklahoma woman was mauled to death by seven small dogs, most of them possibly a dachshund-terrier mix. Carter County Sheriff Chris Bryant says 52-year-old Tracy Garcia was killed last week near her home outside Ardmore, about 90 miles (145 kilometers) south of Oklahoma City. 

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    ARDMORE, Okla. (AP) - Authorities are investigating whether criminal charges should be filed after an Oklahoma woman was mauled to death by seven small dogs, most of them possibly a dachshund-terrier mix. Carter County Sheriff Chris Bryant says 52-year-old Tracy Garcia was killed last week near her home outside Ardmore, about 90 miles (145 kilometers) south of Oklahoma City. 

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  • Kindergartner finds bag of cocaine in classmate's backpack, puts it in her mouth

    Kindergartner finds bag of cocaine in classmate's backpack, puts it in her mouth

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:33:40 GMT
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    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Authorities say a kindergarten student found a bag of cocaine in another student's backpack at a Philadelphia charter school.    Police say the 6-year-old girl who found the cocaine Wednesday thought it was sugar and put the packet in her mouth. She started chewing on it, but didn't break the seal.    A teacher saw her with the bag and, suspecting it was drugs, took it away. The school then alerted authorities.

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    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Authorities say a kindergarten student found a bag of cocaine in another student's backpack at a Philadelphia charter school.    Police say the 6-year-old girl who found the cocaine Wednesday thought it was sugar and put the packet in her mouth. She started chewing on it, but didn't break the seal.    A teacher saw her with the bag and, suspecting it was drugs, took it away. The school then alerted authorities.

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  • Baby switch at Montenegro hospital under investigation

    Baby switch at Montenegro hospital under investigation

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:25:52 GMT

    PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) - A hospital in Montenegro has launched an investigation after a family went home from the maternity ward with the wrong baby.    The Medical Center in Podgorica, the capital, on Thursday blamed the incident on a nurse who didn't follow procedure. The statement says doctors and nurses who were on duty Wednesday have been replaced and are facing disciplinary measures.

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    PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) - A hospital in Montenegro has launched an investigation after a family went home from the maternity ward with the wrong baby.    The Medical Center in Podgorica, the capital, on Thursday blamed the incident on a nurse who didn't follow procedure. The statement says doctors and nurses who were on duty Wednesday have been replaced and are facing disciplinary measures.

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  • Crocs sends graduation class signature foam shoes for 2,018 retweets

    Crocs sends graduation class signature foam shoes for 2,018 retweets

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:19:30 GMT

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - On a whim, a Florida high school senior asked the Crocs shoe company to supply its foam shoes for her and all of her female classmates to wear to graduation, and the company said OK - if her request could get 2,018 retweets.  Sarah Agee tells the Tampa Bay Times that she and other classmates were concerned about wearing high heels, so she suggested Crocs.

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    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - On a whim, a Florida high school senior asked the Crocs shoe company to supply its foam shoes for her and all of her female classmates to wear to graduation, and the company said OK - if her request could get 2,018 retweets.  Sarah Agee tells the Tampa Bay Times that she and other classmates were concerned about wearing high heels, so she suggested Crocs.

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  • 25-year-old homeless man poses as high school student to play basketball again

    25-year-old homeless man poses as high school student to play basketball again

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-05-16 21:10:10 GMT

    KHQ.COM - A high school student who says he loves basketball is behind bars, not for fighting, not for stealing, but for being 25-years-old. The Dallas man said he was made homeless by Hurricane Harvey last summer. So the Dallas Independent School District enrolled Sidney Bouvier Ggilstrap-Portley last August as a freshman at a high school under the name Rashun Richardson.

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    KHQ.COM - A high school student who says he loves basketball is behind bars, not for fighting, not for stealing, but for being 25-years-old. The Dallas man said he was made homeless by Hurricane Harvey last summer. So the Dallas Independent School District enrolled Sidney Bouvier Ggilstrap-Portley last August as a freshman at a high school under the name Rashun Richardson.

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  • Mining industry backs Trump over pollution rule

    Mining industry backs Trump over pollution rule

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:37:01 GMT

    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The Latest on a legal challenge to the Trump administration's reversal of a proposal to make mining companies prove they can pay for future pollution cleanups (all times local):    11:45 a.m.    The mining industry says it will intervene on behalf of the Trump administration in a lawsuit that seeks to revive an Obama-era rule requiring companies to prove they can clean up their pollution. 

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    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The Latest on a legal challenge to the Trump administration's reversal of a proposal to make mining companies prove they can pay for future pollution cleanups (all times local):    11:45 a.m.    The mining industry says it will intervene on behalf of the Trump administration in a lawsuit that seeks to revive an Obama-era rule requiring companies to prove they can clean up their pollution. 

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  • Lt. Gov. Brad Little wins GOP gubernatorial primary to replace Otter

    Lt. Gov. Brad Little wins GOP gubernatorial primary to replace Otter

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:30:16 GMT
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    BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Lt. Gov. Brad Little has won the hotly contested GOP primary in the race to replace Idaho Republican Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter.    Little secured the nomination Tuesday against top opponents U.S. Rep. Raul Labrador and Boise businessman Tommy Ahlquist. The gubernatorial seat became a top political race when Otter announced he wouldn't seek a fourth term - marking the first time in 12 years the top statewide office would be open.

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    BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Lt. Gov. Brad Little has won the hotly contested GOP primary in the race to replace Idaho Republican Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter.    Little secured the nomination Tuesday against top opponents U.S. Rep. Raul Labrador and Boise businessman Tommy Ahlquist. The gubernatorial seat became a top political race when Otter announced he wouldn't seek a fourth term - marking the first time in 12 years the top statewide office would be open.

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  • Michigan State and Nassar victims reach $500M settlement

    Michigan State and Nassar victims reach $500M settlement

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:55:33 GMT

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan State University has reached a $500 million settlement with hundreds of women and girls who say they were sexually assaulted by sports doctor Larry Nassar in the worst sex-abuse case in sports history. The deal was announced Wednesday by Michigan State and lawyers for 332 victims. Nassar pleaded guilty to assaulting victims with his hands under the guise of treatment.

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    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan State University has reached a $500 million settlement with hundreds of women and girls who say they were sexually assaulted by sports doctor Larry Nassar in the worst sex-abuse case in sports history. The deal was announced Wednesday by Michigan State and lawyers for 332 victims. Nassar pleaded guilty to assaulting victims with his hands under the guise of treatment.

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  • Pet dog raised by family for two years turns out to be black bear

    Pet dog raised by family for two years turns out to be black bear

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:29 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:29:51 GMT
    The couple thought they were purchasing a Tibetan Mastiff, like the dog on the left, but what they actually ended up raising for two years was a black bear, pictured on the right.The couple thought they were purchasing a Tibetan Mastiff, like the dog on the left, but what they actually ended up raising for two years was a black bear, pictured on the right.

    KHQ.COM - Do you think you can tell the difference between a dog and a bear? Well one couple in China could not. After purchasing what they thought was a Tibetan Mastiff while on vacation, it wasn't until two years later that the couple realized they had actually purchased a bear, according to the newspaper, The Independent.

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    KHQ.COM - Do you think you can tell the difference between a dog and a bear? Well one couple in China could not. After purchasing what they thought was a Tibetan Mastiff while on vacation, it wasn't until two years later that the couple realized they had actually purchased a bear, according to the newspaper, The Independent.

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  • Nanny cam captures intruder in same room as sleeping infant

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:24:56 GMT

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - A family in the Salt Lake City area made a shocking discovery that's going to make it hard for them to sleep at night. While playing back footage on the nanny cam they had recently installed in their room, they realized that while they were sleeping, an unknown man had come into their home and was walking around their bedroom while their infant son was sleeping.

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    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - A family in the Salt Lake City area made a shocking discovery that's going to make it hard for them to sleep at night. While playing back footage on the nanny cam they had recently installed in their room, they realized that while they were sleeping, an unknown man had come into their home and was walking around their bedroom while their infant son was sleeping.

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  • Mariners' star Robinson Cano suspended 80 games for violating joint drug agreement

    Mariners' star Robinson Cano suspended 80 games for violating joint drug agreement

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:17:39 GMT
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    KHQ.COM - Mariners' star Robinson Cano has been suspended 80 games for violating baseball’s joint drug agreement. Cano, a staple at second base, was set to miss an extended period anyway after he broke a bone in his hand Sunday, when he got struck by a pitch. Cano has played at least 150 games each season since 2007. He was batting .287 with four home runs and 23 RBIs this year.>>
    KHQ.COM - Mariners' star Robinson Cano has been suspended 80 games for violating baseball’s joint drug agreement. Cano, a staple at second base, was set to miss an extended period anyway after he broke a bone in his hand Sunday, when he got struck by a pitch. Cano has played at least 150 games each season since 2007. He was batting .287 with four home runs and 23 RBIs this year.>>
  • Mexican radio journalist killed bringing number of journalists killed since 2012 to 32

    Mexican radio journalist killed bringing number of journalists killed since 2012 to 32

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-05-15 17:54:56 GMT
    Mexican radio host Juan Carlos Huerta was shot to death by assailants travelling in a vehicle.Mexican radio host Juan Carlos Huerta was shot to death by assailants travelling in a vehicle.

    MEXICO CITY (AP) - A radio news host has been killed in southern Mexico, bringing to at least 32 the number of journalists killed during the administration of President Enrique Pena Nieto, which began in December 2012.   The governor of the Gulf coast state of Tabasco says radio host Juan Carlos Huerta was shot to death by assailants travelling in a vehicle.

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    MEXICO CITY (AP) - A radio news host has been killed in southern Mexico, bringing to at least 32 the number of journalists killed during the administration of President Enrique Pena Nieto, which began in December 2012.   The governor of the Gulf coast state of Tabasco says radio host Juan Carlos Huerta was shot to death by assailants travelling in a vehicle.

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  • Washington woman who killed son on Halloween was legally insane at time of his death

    Washington woman who killed son on Halloween was legally insane at time of his death

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-05-15 17:43:37 GMT
    Amber Lynn James is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Ryan Rosales, who she told Kitsap County sheriff's investigators she killed to "save" and "protect" him from people she believed were following and threatening them.Amber Lynn James is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Ryan Rosales, who she told Kitsap County sheriff's investigators she killed to "save" and "protect" him from people she believed were following and threatening them.

    PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) - The attorney of a Washington woman accused of killing her 9-year-old son on Halloween is asking that his client be acquitted of murder charges after a psychologist working for prosecutors found she was legally insane at the time of the boy's death. The Kitsap Sun reports Amber Lynn James is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Ryan Rosales, who she told Kitsap County sheriff's investigators she killed to "save" and "protect" him.

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    PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) - The attorney of a Washington woman accused of killing her 9-year-old son on Halloween is asking that his client be acquitted of murder charges after a psychologist working for prosecutors found she was legally insane at the time of the boy's death. The Kitsap Sun reports Amber Lynn James is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Ryan Rosales, who she told Kitsap County sheriff's investigators she killed to "save" and "protect" him.

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  • Memorial honoring Sgt. Greg Moore's service and ultimate sacrifice open to public

    Memorial honoring Sgt. Greg Moore's service and ultimate sacrifice open to public

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:06:43 GMT
    The Kootenai County Police & Fire Memorial Foundation has established a charitable fund to benefit Sergeant Greg Moore and his wife Lindy Moore.The Kootenai County Police & Fire Memorial Foundation has established a charitable fund to benefit Sergeant Greg Moore and his wife Lindy Moore.
    The Kootenai County Police & Fire Memorial Foundation has established a charitable fund to benefit Sergeant Greg Moore and his wife Lindy Moore.The Kootenai County Police & Fire Memorial Foundation has established a charitable fund to benefit Sergeant Greg Moore and his wife Lindy Moore.

    COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - In honor of Peace Officer Memorial Day and National Police Week, the Coeur d'Alene Police Department will honor one of their men killed in the line of duty. Tuesday evening, the Coeur d'Alene Police Department will unveiling the K-27 Forever Memorial in McEuen Park. The memorial will in part, honor the sacrifice of Sergeant Greg Moore. Moore was killed in the line of duty 3 years ago.

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    COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - In honor of Peace Officer Memorial Day and National Police Week, the Coeur d'Alene Police Department will honor one of their men killed in the line of duty. Tuesday evening, the Coeur d'Alene Police Department will unveiling the K-27 Forever Memorial in McEuen Park. The memorial will in part, honor the sacrifice of Sergeant Greg Moore. Moore was killed in the line of duty 3 years ago.

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  • Puppies rescued from hot trunk during Oregon traffic stop

    Puppies rescued from hot trunk during Oregon traffic stop

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-05-15 15:17:24 GMT

    MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) - An Oregon State Police trooper rescued 10 German shepherd Husky puppies from a hot car trunk during a traffic stop.   Oregon State Police say the trooper stopped a car Monday afternoon on Interstate 5 just south of Medford, Oregon. Police say the trooper noticed signs of suspicious activity which led to a search of the car and the discovery of the dogs.

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    MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) - An Oregon State Police trooper rescued 10 German shepherd Husky puppies from a hot car trunk during a traffic stop.   Oregon State Police say the trooper stopped a car Monday afternoon on Interstate 5 just south of Medford, Oregon. Police say the trooper noticed signs of suspicious activity which led to a search of the car and the discovery of the dogs.

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  • Co-pilot 'sucked halfway out' plane when windshield blows out at 32,000 feet

    Co-pilot 'sucked halfway out' plane when windshield blows out at 32,000 feet

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:30:18 GMT

    KHQ.COM - A Sichuan Airlines co-pilot was 'sucked halfway out' of a plane when the front windshield blew out Tuesday. Incredibly, the man was able to be pulled back into the plane and the captain was able to land safely without harming the 119 passengers on board. An investigation is underway into what caused the incident. The plane's captain, Liu Chuanjian, is being hailed a hero for landing the plane manually.

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    KHQ.COM - A Sichuan Airlines co-pilot was 'sucked halfway out' of a plane when the front windshield blew out Tuesday. Incredibly, the man was able to be pulled back into the plane and the captain was able to land safely without harming the 119 passengers on board. An investigation is underway into what caused the incident. The plane's captain, Liu Chuanjian, is being hailed a hero for landing the plane manually.

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  • VIRAL VIDEO: Little boy drops pants and starts peeing during proposal

    VIRAL VIDEO: Little boy drops pants and starts peeing during proposal

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:05:37 GMT

    KHQ.COM - A Michigan man thought he had the perfect proposal planned out but he didn't factor in shenanigans from his 3-year-old son, Owen. Kevin Przytula popped the question to his girlfriend Alyssa in Bay City, Michigan and even had a friend on hand to caputre the moment on video. While the couple was enthralled in the moment that seemed to be perfect from their little world, what they didn't see was that Owen decided he had to use the bathroom.

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    KHQ.COM - A Michigan man thought he had the perfect proposal planned out but he didn't factor in shenanigans from his 3-year-old son, Owen. Kevin Przytula popped the question to his girlfriend Alyssa in Bay City, Michigan and even had a friend on hand to caputre the moment on video. While the couple was enthralled in the moment that seemed to be perfect from their little world, what they didn't see was that Owen decided he had to use the bathroom.

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  • Wisconsin senior class pull off epic senior prank that earns praise of local police

    Wisconsin senior class pull off epic senior prank that earns praise of local police

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-05-15 13:08:43 GMT

    KHQ.COM - Some senior pranks can end with police being called to press charges against unruly students desperately trying to impress with the best class prank ever, but one class of seniors in Wisconsin is actually being praised by police for an epic senior prank. The seniors at Cumberland High School staged a car crash that looks like a car plowed through the wall of the school... but it's all fake.

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    KHQ.COM - Some senior pranks can end with police being called to press charges against unruly students desperately trying to impress with the best class prank ever, but one class of seniors in Wisconsin is actually being praised by police for an epic senior prank. The seniors at Cumberland High School staged a car crash that looks like a car plowed through the wall of the school... but it's all fake.

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  • 10 kids removed from California home; mom, dad deny torture

    10 kids removed from California home; mom, dad deny torture

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-05-15 12:37:51 GMT
    Jonathan Allen and Ina Rogers in booking mugshots released May 14, 2018, by the Solano County Sheriff’s Office.Jonathan Allen and Ina Rogers in booking mugshots released May 14, 2018, by the Solano County Sheriff’s Office.

    FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) - A California woman denies her husband abused their 10 children, who were removed from the home after authorities said the kids suffered puncture wounds, burns and other injuries.   Ina Rogers of Fairfield told reporters Monday that she called authorities in March after her 12-year-old son didn't come home. Nine other children were found living in what police call squalid and unsafe conditions.

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    FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) - A California woman denies her husband abused their 10 children, who were removed from the home after authorities said the kids suffered puncture wounds, burns and other injuries.   Ina Rogers of Fairfield told reporters Monday that she called authorities in March after her 12-year-old son didn't come home. Nine other children were found living in what police call squalid and unsafe conditions.

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