Daily Archives: August 6, 2017

US government clamps down on eel poaching as value grows

The U.S. Department of Justice and other agencies are waging a multistate crackdown on illegal fishing for valuable baby eels. Continue reading

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Tillerson: US to respond to Russia’s ouster of diplomats

MANILA, Philippines — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that Washington will respond by Sept. 1 to Russia’s move to force a major reduction in American diplomatic staff, a move that echoed former President Barack Obama’s action to kick out Russian diplomats for Moscow’s meddling in the 2016 American election. Continue reading

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North Korea must halt missile tests for talks with US to occur, Tillerson says

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Monday that North Korea must halt its missile testing if they want any sort of negotiations with the U.S. Tillerson — who made the comments at a regional security meeting in Manilla, Philippines– offered his m… Continue reading

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Maduro vows ‘maximum penalty’ for attack on Venezuela base

President Nicolas Maduro vowed that a band of anti-government fighters who attacked a Venezuelan army base will get the “maximum penalty” as his administration roots out his enemies. Continue reading

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Venezuelans watch the military for signs of fraying loyalty

As Venezuela’s political crisis spins further out of control, many are looking to the military to see if its once-unflinching loyalty to the socialist revolution might be fraying. Continue reading

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US says aircraft to help Philippines fight pro-IS militants

The top U.S. diplomat says the United States has been providing the Philippines with surveillance capabilities, training, information and aircraft to help it fight a monthslong siege of a southern city by pro-Islamic State group militants. Continue reading

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Tropical Storm Franklin forms in Caribbean, heads for Mexico

Tropical Storm Franklin has emerged in the Caribbean off the Honduras coast and is heading for Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula. Continue reading

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Australia’s ruling party meets to resolve gay marriage rift

Australia’s ruling party will attempt to resolve bitter internal differences over gay marriage at a special meeting on Monday aimed at containing a rift that threatens the prime minister’s leadership. Continue reading

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Florida teens killed in crash of stolen car after 100-mph ‘cat-and-mouse game,’ sheriff says

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office in Florida said three teens died in a crash involving a stolen vehicle early Sunday morning. Continue reading

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Parakeet rescued after Oregon rollover crash

A parakeet and its owner are recovering after a rollover crash on Highway 26 in Oregon. Continue reading

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Scottish man who vanished a month ago, sparking search with divers and dogs, found dead at home

A man reported missing a month ago – sparking a search involving divers, mountain rescue and dogs – has been found dead at his house. Continue reading

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Elderly Florida homeowner shoots, kills intruder

An elderly man in Florida fatally shot an unknown man who entered his home Saturday, authorities said. Continue reading

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Federal officials join search for rape suspect who escaped

Federal officials joined local authorities on Sunday as the search continues for an Ohio rape suspect who overpowered a sheriff’s deputy in a transport van, stole his gun and ammunition and fled. Continue reading

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Iowa man tries to deposit million-dollar bill, gets arrested for drugs

An Iowa man was arrested after police allegedly found the man carrying meth as he tried to deposit a million-dollar bill into his bank account. Continue reading

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Tulsa tornado injures nearly 30, knocks out power to thousands

At least 25 people were injured early Sunday after a possible tornado touched down in Tulsa, Oklahoma, officials said. Continue reading

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Church attacked in southern Nigeria; at least 11 killed

Nigerian authorities say at least eight people are dead and 18 others critically wounded after gunmen attacked a church in southern Nigeria. Continue reading

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Arizona man stranded in desert for 3 days with only water and beer

An Arizona man wanted to go on an adventure and visit a new town up north, but he ended up getting lost and stuck in the desert for just about 72 hours. Continue reading

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Boy Scouts apparently electrocuted on boat in East Texas; 2 dead

The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department says the accident happened Saturday afternoon at Lake O’ The Pines. Continue reading

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Israel to ban Al-Jazeera

Israel said Sunday it plans to ban Qatar’s flagship Al-Jazeera network from operating in the country over allegations it incites violence, joining Arab nations that have shut down the broadcaster amid a separate political dispute. Continue reading

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Ex-war crimes prosecutor quits panel probing Syria abuses

Renowned former war crimes prosecutor Carla Del Ponte has told a Swiss publication that she is resigning from the U.N.’s independent Commission of Inquiry on Syria after a five-year stint, decrying Security Council inaction to hold criminals accountable. Continue reading

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Manhunt for Ohio prisoner charged with rape after deputy overpowered, gun stolen

A nationwide manhunt is underway for an Ohio rape suspect who overpowered a sheriff’s deputy in a transport van Friday and stole his gun and ammunition. Continue reading

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Teen dead after shooting at Michigan graduation party

A teenager is dead after a shooting at a graduation party in Roseville, Michigan, police said. Continue reading

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Camp Pendleton Marine killed in accident on base, officials say

A U.S. Marine from Iowa died in an accident at Camp Pendleton in California on Friday, officials said. Continue reading

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Camp Pendleton Marine killed in car crash on base, officials say

A U.S. Marine from Iowa died in a car crash at Camp Pendleton in California on Friday, officials said. Continue reading

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Texas robbery suspect found asleep at the scene, cops say

Police in West Texas say Kanyoni Sedekiya, 20, is in custody after he was caught snoozing at the scene. Continue reading

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Minnesota mosque explosion ‘deeper and scarier’ than threats, director says

FBI investigators are seeking suspects after an explosive device tore through part of a suburban Minneapolis mosque as people were preparing for morning prayers, damaging a room but not causing any injuries, authorities and witnesses said. Continue reading

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Yemen’s devastating hunger, cholera outbreak revealed

Peter Mauer, president of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) returned from a trip across war-torn Yemen last month, telling Fox News he is “profoundly concerned for the plight of its people.” Continue reading

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Fire destroys historic mill in northern Colorado

Federal and state officials are investigating what caused a fire that destroyed a historic mill in the northern Colorado town of Windsor. Continue reading

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Possible trial date for man accused of abusing dog Puppy Doe

A man charged with abusing a dog so severely it had to be euthanized is heading to trial nearly four years after the animal that came to be known as Puppy Doe was found barely alive on a playground. Continue reading

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Toddler killed, 2 people hurt in Alabama shootout

A toddler was shot in the head and killed Saturday night in Alabama while he was in a car with his parents and another adult. Continue reading

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Ship in California leaks unknown ‘flammable liquid’

Twelve people were reported hurt Sunday after a ship leaked a “flammable liquid” near the Port of Long Beach in California. Continue reading

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Indiana teen girl murders: Tip leads to confession in decade-old cold case

The investigation into the February murders of two Indiana girls has helped crack a cold case homicide that had gone unsolved for a decade. Continue reading

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From respected at elite universities to wanted for murder

After a cross-country manhunt, a Northwestern University professor and University of Oxford employee are in custody for the brutal stabbing death of a 26-year-old hair stylist in Chicago. Continue reading

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Tribe chairman: Drugs, gang activity behind triple slayings

Drugs and gang activity were factors in a residential shooting that killed three people and injured two others on Montana’s Crow Indian Reservation, the tribe’s chairman said. Continue reading

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Ohio State Fair disaster: Cause of ride malfunction revealed

The amusement ride that broke apart at the Ohio State Fair late last month, killing a man, was due to its “excessive corrosion,” investigators concluded on Sunday. Continue reading

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2 more homes condemned due to Florida sinkhole

Florida officials have condemned two more homes due to a Florida sinkhole, bringing the total to six homes that are now unlivable. Continue reading

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The Latest: Tornado strikes Oklahoma, 2 severely injured

The Latest on an apparent tornado that struck Tulsa, Oklahoma. Continue reading

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NYC’s long war on storefront porn reaches new tipping point

A dwindling number of peep shows, strip clubs and adult DVD stores have survived New York City’s two-decade legal war on smut and now, some of the survivors are worried a recent court decision could put them under for good. Continue reading

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Fox attacks NY woman, chases her into home, police say

A New York woman got a much bigger scare than she anticipated Saturday evening when a gray fox attacked her, then chased her inside her home, police said. Continue reading

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Fix New York’s government? Some say key is new constitution

Corruption and a rigged political system are battle cries of both sides in a debate over whether New Yorkers should vote this fall to rewrite the state constitution. Continue reading

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British model speaks out after kidnapping — allegedly by man who wanted to auction her on the web

British model Chloe Ayling spoke out for the first time Sunday about her kidnapping ordeal and how the man who attacked her was able to stuff her into a suitcase. Continue reading

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The Latest: Fire burns unchecked on Greek island of Kythira

The Latest on the wildfires burning amid a heatwave in Europe (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Authorities in Greece say a wildfire that has blazed on the southern island of Kythira since Friday morning continues to burn unchecked. Continue reading

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Pig headed to auction jumps from trailer onto Washington interstate

Washington State Highway Patrol says a large pig headed to auction jumped from a trailer on Interstate 5 near Federal Way on Saturday morning. Continue reading

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Connecticut boy wakes up to find skunk in his bed

Hamden Police say the 13-year-old was awoken in his upstairs bedroom by the skunk, which had climbed into bed with him. Continue reading

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Jordan king to visit West Bank after Jerusalem shrine crisis

A Palestinian official says Jordan’s King Abdullah II is visiting the West Bank on Monday for the first time in five years. Continue reading

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British model speaks out after being kidnapped by people who wanted to auction her on the web

British model Chloe Ayling spoke out for the first time Sunday about her kidnapping ordeal and how the man who attacked her was able to stuff her into a suitcase. Continue reading

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South Carolina authorities identify man shot by officer

Authorities have identified a man who was shot and killed by a police officer in South Carolina. Continue reading

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Bodies of 2 paratroopers killed in Afghanistan return to US

The bodies of two soldiers killed by a car bomb in Afghanistan have been returned. Continue reading

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Rights group: Israel bans Gazans from traveling with laptops

A rights group says Israel has imposed new travel restrictions on Palestinians, preventing them from leaving blockaded Gaza with laptops. Continue reading

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Woman arrested in fatal Arkansas shooting of Italian tourist

A second suspect has been arrested in the fatal shooting of an Italian tourist in Arkansas. Continue reading

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