Daily Archives: February 14, 2018

{FD} Bipartisan immigration deal pits moderates against GOP leadership, Trump

A group of senators come up with a bipartisan immigration deal on Wednesday that would increase border security and give legal status to the so-called Dreamers, despite President Donald Trump’s opposition to any plan that does not address Republicans c… Continue reading

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{FD} Barstool Sports co-host Patrick Connor fired by KNBR after calling Olympian a ‘hot piece’

A San Francisco sports radio host was fired Wednesday after making a series of sexually suggestive comments about 17-year-old U.S. Olympian Chloe Kim, the Sacramento Bee reported. Continue reading

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{FD} UN: Afghan civilian casualties decreased 9 percent in 2017

The number of civilians killed and wounded in the war in Afghanistan declined last year, but the number of deaths from airstrikes was on the rise, according to a new United Nations report released on Thursday. Continue reading

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{FD} Nikolas Cruz opened fire in Florida high school then fled with students, police say

Nikolas Cruz camouflaged himself with panicked students fleeing a Florida high school Wednesday after he reigned down ********** the hallways leaving at least 17 dead, police said. Continue reading

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{FD} $10M donation to Wheaton matches largest in school history

Wheaton College in Massachusetts is getting one of the largest donations in its 183-year history. Continue reading

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{FD} US figure skating duo dedicates routine to Florida high school shooting victims

A U.S. Olympic figure skating pair dedicated their routine Wednesday to the victims of the Florida high school shooting. Continue reading

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{FD} Judge Andrew Napolitano: Trump’s new budget is a debt bomb waiting to explode

Imagine you open the faucet of your kitchen sink expecting water and instead out comes cash. Continue reading

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{FD} Single fathers more likely to die early: study

Single fathers have a higher premature mortality rate than single mother or coupled parents, a new study published on Wednesday found. Continue reading

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{FD} Thief finds missing man’s body in wall of abandoned motel

The body of a missing man was found in an abandoned motel after someone breaking into the property stumbled upon it. Continue reading

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{FD} Michael Cohen, Trump’s lawyer, says he paid Stormy Daniels $130,000 out of own pocket

The latest twist in the tangled tale of what happened between President Donald Trump and an adult film star more than a decade ago has taken a new turn Tuesday, with Trump’s longtime personal lawyer claiming that he paid the **** star $130,000 out of h… Continue reading

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{FD} Driver arrested in stolen vehicle crash that killed 5

A man accused of crashing a stolen vehicle while fleeing police on Long Island, leaving five people dead, has been arrested. Continue reading

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{FD} Cleric behind bombing in Indonesian capital goes on trial

A key ideologue for Islamic State militants in Indonesia has gone on trial for ordering a 2016 suicide bombing and gun attack in Jakarta that killed eight people including the four attackers. Continue reading

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{FD} Parliament rejects call for firing of Australia’s deputy PM

Australia’s beleaguered deputy prime minister has withstood a parliamentary vote that would have called for his firing after revelations of a relationship with a former staffer. Continue reading

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{FD} Duterte offers kill bounty for rebels to save on war costs

The Philippine president has offered a nearly $500 bounty for each communist rebel killed by government forces to save on anti-insurgency costs and says insurgents are easier to hit than birds because they have bigger heads. Continue reading

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{FD} Dramatic, emotional texts from students inside Florida high school emerge after shooting

As students at a Florida high school huddled together in classrooms and auditoriums while a gunman stalked the hallway Wednesday, they reached out to their parents and loved ones to let them know what was happening — and in at least one case, to let t… Continue reading

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{FD} Missing 4-year-old SC girl found in car with suspected kidnapper asleep at the wheel

The search for a missing 4-year-old South Carolina girl ended Wednesday after she reportedly turned up inside a car in an Alabama parking lot — with her suspected kidnapper asleep at the wheel. Continue reading

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{FD} Florida high school football coach reportedly shot while shielding students from gunman

As an ex-student at a Florida high school allegedly opened fire Wednesday on his former classmates, a football coach at the school reportedly risked his own life to save those around him. Continue reading

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{FD} Venezuela to reopen Miami consulate ahead of election

Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro says he’s reopening the country’s consulate in Miami, citing requests from fellow citizens who want to vote in the upcoming presidential election. Continue reading

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{FD} Wendy Williams gives fans a health update after canceling shows

Wendy Williams doesn’t have the flu as of yet, but she is feeling sick enough to stay off her talk-show stage. Continue reading

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{FD} Kim Jong Un lives in fear of preventative strike by US, defector says

A former high-ranking official in the North Korean regime said Wednesday that dictator Kim Jong Un’s recent overtures to South Korea have come out of fear that the U.S. will launch a preventative strike against him. Continue reading

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{FD} Woman uses flight crew, captain to help tell husband she’s pregnant

Needless to say, the expecting dad was very surprised. Continue reading

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{FD} Mexico presidential candidate Patricio hurt, 1 dead in crash

Mexican independent presidential candidate Maria de Jesus Patricio was injured in a crash that also killed a person riding in her caravan and injured two others Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Sweep targets street gang directed from California prison

Authorities arrested 31 people Wednesday who they said are connected to a violent, drug-running multi-state street gang directed from inside one of California’s most notorious prisons. Continue reading

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{FD} DeVos donates salary to education, special needs charities

A spokeswoman says Education Secretary Betsy DeVos will donate her nearly $200,000 salary to four charities focusing on education and special needs. Continue reading

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{FD} Florida school shooting among 10 deadliest in modern US history

Wednesday’s shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is the third deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history to take place within the past five months. Continue reading

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{FD} Celebrities react to Florida school shooting

At least 17 people were killed Wednesday in a deadly shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, officials said. Continue reading

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{FD} Nikolas Cruz, identified as Florida high school shooting suspect, reportedly showed warning signs

The suspected gunman arrested in connection with Wednesday’s shooting at a Florida high school which left at least 17 people dead, was identified by the sheriff as 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz. Continue reading

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{FD} In minutes, Florida jury convicts man, 61, of abduction, rape, murder of 8-year-old girl

A Florida jury Wednesday convicted a 61-year-old man of abducting, raping and murdering an 8-year-old girl in less than 15 minutes, delivering unanimous guilty verdicts. Continue reading

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{FD} Husband takes ‘dudeoir’ photos to cheer up wife diagnosed with cancer

When it comes to Valentine’s Day, most husbands choose to go the traditional route — chocolates, flowers, maybe some jewelry, a sappy greeting card. Continue reading

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{FD} Chelsea Handler blasts Republicans for Florida high school shooting, says they ‘have blood on their hands’

Just hours after a lone gunman open fired on students in a Florida high school, killing at least 17, comedian Chelsea Handler took to twitter to capitalize on the tragic incident and blame Republicans, saying that they now “have blood on their hands.” Continue reading

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{FD} Valentine’s Day: Weird facts about the day of lovers

Valentine’s Day hasn’t always been the romantic holiday it is today. With possible roots in martyrdom and animal sacrifice, historians dispute the origins and evolution of this day of love. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘I saw a big pile of blood’: Students describe Florida high school shooting

Students and teachers at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., have described scenes of terror and chaos after a former student opened fire Wednesday afternoon, causing multiple deaths and injuries. Continue reading

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{FD} Man who apparently tried to rescue dog from hole dies

A man who apparently tried to rescue a dog that fell into a hole in a Philadelphia park has died. Continue reading

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{FD} Scott Baio’s ‘Charles in Charge’ costar details more allegations of abuse

Former “Charles in Charge” actor Alexander Polinsky has pushed his allegations against Scott Baio even further. After previously claiming physical abuse, the actor made allegations of sexual harassment as well. Continue reading

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{FD} Doctor removes brain-eating tapeworm growing in man’s eye

A meal of undercooked pork nearly cost one Florida man his vision. Continue reading

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{FD} Nikolaus Cruz, identified as Florida high school shooting suspect, reportedly showed warning signs

The suspected gunman arrested in connection with Wednesday’s shooting at a Florida high school which left at least 17 people dead, was identified by the sheriff as 19-year-old Nikolaus Cruz. Continue reading

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{FD} Cop suspended amid rebel flag dispute at civil rights museum

An African-American police officer says he was fired, then rehired and suspended, after a verbal confrontation with people carrying Confederate-themed flags outside the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. Continue reading

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{FD} Parkland high school shooting: At least 17 killed, suspect in custody, Florida sheriff says

A shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, left at least 17 people dead, officials said Wednesday, and the suspect — believed to be a former student — was in custody. Continue reading

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{FD} Fox News Poll: Voters are holding steady financially, optimistic about economy

The mood of America? It’s complicated. Continue reading

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{FD} Fox News Poll: Even Cupid is getting political

“She makes me laugh!”  “He’s so funny!” Continue reading

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{FD} Fox News Poll: Lawmakers guarding US elections, GOP confidence in FBI down

When it comes to the Russia investigation, voters tend to trust that Congress is protecting the country — and not playing politics. That’s according to a new Fox News Poll, which asked the question two ways. Continue reading

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{FD} Scandals finally catch up with South Africa’s Zuma

As scandal after scandal unfolded, South African President Jacob Zuma maintained an affable demeanor in public, rallying his support base, dispatching lawyers to fend off court challenges and, it is alleged, enabling his corrupt associates. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8 will feature first ‘fully ****’ zombie

The walkers on AMC’s “The Walking Dead” murder, eat people and terrorize to no end. However, until now, they’ve always had the decency to cover up. Continue reading

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{FD} How to turn a guard dog into a lap dog

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{FD} US ignores China ‘at our peril’ and lags on missile tech, Pacific commander warns

A warning that the U.S. has fallen so far behind in missile tech compared with China, it may not be able to win a future war against Beijing. Continue reading

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{FD} Egypt arrests Islamist alleging contacts with outlawed group

Egyptian security officials say police have arrested a senior Islamist politician over allegations that he had contacts with the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood. Continue reading

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{FD} Police say hundreds of illegal marijuana shops operate in LA

Los Angeles has issued licenses to nearly 100 marijuana retailers, but police estimate two to three times that number are operating illegally in the city. Continue reading

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{FD} Alabama woman found alive in the woods, 35 hours after car crash

An Alabama woman is home safe with her family after being found alive in the woods 35 hours after a car crash where she sustained serious injuries. Continue reading

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{FD} UN gets report on what Palestinians say is Gaza catastrophe

The U.N. Mideast envoy has briefed the Security Council behind closed doors at the request of Kuwait and Bolivia on what Palestinian U.N. Ambassador Riyad Mansour calls the “catastrophic” humanitarian situation in the Gaza Strip. Continue reading

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{FD} Parkland high school shooting: At least 14 ‘victims,’ some dead, suspect in custody, Florida sheriff says

At least 20 students were feared hurt and “there are many deaths,” according to Sen. Bill Nelson, in a shooting Wednesday at a high school in Parkland, Florida, as local media reported a student was considered a person of interest. Continue reading

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