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{FD} Another Russian athlete tests positive for doping a day before IOC Russian doping decision

Russian bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva is the nation’s second athlete to fail a doping test at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics – a day before the International Olympic Committee executive board will decide whether to reinstate Russia from its ban for wid… Continue reading

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{FD} Flight skids off runway in Wisconsin after bad weather forces two diversions

A Minneapolis-bound flight diverted to different locations in Wisconsin twice due to bad weather early Friday skidded off the runway while trying to land, the airline confirmed to Fox News. Continue reading

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{FD} Korean War veteran saves woman from knife-wielding thugs

An 88-year-old British military veteran tapped into his decades-old training to save a young woman from five knife-wielding thugs. Continue reading

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{FD} 7 Americans among injured after ferry explosion in Mexico

Seven Americans were among more than two dozen people injured when an explosion ripped through a ferry as it unloaded passengers in a Mexican tourist destination Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Death row inmate awaits governor’s decision on rare clemency as deadline looms

A Texas inmate set for execution Thursday evening is awaiting a decision by Gov. Greg Abbott on whether he will accept the state parole board’s rare clemency recommendation as a 6 p.m. deadline looms. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘T-Rex’ spotted in Philadelphia suburb, but police say it’s ‘no problem’

A concerned neighbor in a Philadelphia suburb called police after seeing a dinosaur on the loose. Continue reading

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{FD} Army awards heroism medals to JROTC cadets killed in Florida school shooting

Three junior ROTC cadets who were killed in the Florida high school shooting last week will be honored with heroism medals by the U.S. Army. Continue reading

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{FD} Illinois man hired teen to kill parents with hammer, police say

The 23-year-old son of an Illinois couple has been charged with hiring a man in an attempt to kill them. Continue reading

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{FD} 1,510 children abused in Rotherham sex scandal, new report says

The child sexual abuse scandal that rocked the United Kingdom when it erupted found years ago appears to be worse than originally believed. Continue reading

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{FD} Boy, 12, burned himself after father told him how to commit suicide, police say

A 12-year-old boy suffered minor burns after his father allegedly gave him advice on how to kill himself, authorities said. Continue reading

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{FD} Defense attorneys: Nikolas Cruz is a ‘deeply disturbed’ child who ‘fell through the cracks’

Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old gunman accused of killing 17 people at his former Florida high school, was a “deeply disturbed, emotionally broken” individual, his defense attorneys said. Continue reading

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{FD} Woman dies after her hair gets caught in go-kart wheel, police say

A 28-year-old woman in India died Wednesday after her hair got caught in the wheel of a go-kart she was driving, tearing her scalp off her year, authorities said. Continue reading

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{FD} Alleged Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz was reported to FBI, cops, school — but warning signs missed

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday ordered an “immediate review” after it emerged that the FBI had not acted on a recent tip that Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz wanted to “kill people” and there was the “potential of him conducting … Continue reading

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{FD} Inmate drugs twin brother in brazen escape from prison

A prisoner in a Peru jail allegedly drugged his twin brother, changed his clothes and walked out a free man – leaving his brother in his place. Continue reading

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{FD} US strike may have killed 5 Russian citizens in Syria, foreign ministry says

A U.S. strike in Syria earlier this month killed five Russians, the country’s foreign ministry said Thursday. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘Kingpin Granny,’ 75, sold illegal opioids from her home, cops say

A wheelchair-bound 75-year-old woman nicknamed “Kingpin Granny” is accused of illegally selling opioids and other prescription pills from her Tennessee home, police said. Continue reading

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{FD} FBI offers $10G reward in case of missing 4-year-old South Carolina girl

The FBI on Wednesday announced a $10,000 reward for information leading to the recovery of a missing 4-year-old girl in South Carolina, as the search for Heidi Renae Todd entered a second day. Continue reading

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{FD} Alleged killer texts detective instead of wife about girlfriend’s murder

A Florida man who accidentally texted a detective instead of his wife and predicted his own arrest saw his forecast come true and has been charged for the murder of his live-in girlfriend. Continue reading

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{FD} Ohio runners honor slain officers with ‘thank you’ message

Runners in a small suburb of Columbus paid tribute to two fallen police officers with a touching message Wednesday morning. Continue reading

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{FD} Armed Korean War veteran, facing eviction over service dogs, killed by police after confrontation

An armed Korean War veteran – slated for eviction from his Miami-Dade apartment over complaints about his service dogs – was killed Monday by police officers who responded to a call of a man threatening to commit suicide. Continue reading

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{FD} Thief used sob story about lost cat to enter elderly woman’s home, police say

Florida police are searching for a man who allegedly used a story about a lost cat to con his way into an elderly woman’s home, before he tied her and her brother up and robbed them. Continue reading

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{FD} Drug smugglers tried using fake **** implants to hide cocaine, police say

Two would-be drug smugglers failed in a “cheeky” attempt at slipping their stash by authorities at Lisbon airport, Portugal officials said. Continue reading

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{FD} Chicago teen boy accidentally shoots friend and then himself trying to run away, cops say

Two 14-year-old Chicago boys who were “hanging out” ended up with gunshot wounds – one in the arm, the other in the leg – on the city’s South Side, cops said. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘DIRTBAG’ driver arrested for road rage and punching cop, officials say

A man driving a red Camaro with the license plate “DIRTBAG” was cuffed after a road rage incident that saw him pull a gun and punch a police officer, officials said. Continue reading

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{FD} American luger Emily Sweeney silences Winter Olympics crowd with horrific crash

American luger Emily Sweeney appeared to have a strong start in the final heat of her competition, but as she rounded Curve 9, the track’s most treacherous spot, she lost control. Continue reading

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{FD} Teen girls charged with killing pet birds, smearing bird blood everywhere after breaking into classmate’s home

Two female teenagers are accused of breaking into a North Carolina home, killing the pets inside and setting a vehicle on fire, police said. Continue reading

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{FD} Teen girls charged with killing pets, setting car on fire after home invasion, cops say

Two female teenagers are accused of breaking into a North Carolina home, killing the pets inside and setting a vehicle on fire, police said. Continue reading

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{FD} Man abducted at gunpoint, bound and set on fire in car, police say

A man was abducted at gunpoint, bound inside his car and doused with gasoline before being lit on fire by three attackers early Monday morning in Philadelphia. Continue reading

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{FD} Israel military targets Iranian drone and strikes Syria, F-16 crashes

Israel’s military launched a “large scale attack” Saturday after an Iranian drone infiltrated the country. Continue reading

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{FD} Armed robber locks keys inside getaway car, smashes window

A man wielding a shotgun held up a 7-Eleven store in San Diego Friday morning, but almost didn’t get away because he apparently locked his keys inside his car. Continue reading

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{FD} Dad allegedly uses hot sauce to potty train son in alarming Snapchat video, sparking investigation

A Snapchat video that appears to show a father trying to potty train his child by pouring hot sauce down his pants has sparked a police investigation. Continue reading

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{FD} MS-13 gang member sentenced to 40 years in ‘demonic’ killing

A 17-year-old MS-13 member was sentenced to 40 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to the horrific murder of a teenager who was stabbed 153 times at a Maryland park in 2016. Continue reading

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{FD} Father who lunged at Larry Nassar in court will donate GoFundMe earnings

The distraught father who tried to attack former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar in a Michigan court says he will be donating the $31,000 he received during an online fundraising campaign. Continue reading

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{FD} Army veteran facing deportation denied pardon by Illinois governor

An Army veteran, who is a green card holder with a felony drug conviction, was denied clemency by Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, his lawyer and family revealed Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Banning ‘bump stocks’ falls on states, cities after Las Vegas shooting

A slew of cities and states have pushed to pass laws banning the so-called “bump stock” recoil devices that authorities say shooter Stephen Paddock used when he opened fire at an outdoor concert in Las Vegas, killing 58 people and injuring hundreds of … Continue reading

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{FD} Deputies fatally shoot man who killed woman, triggered multi-vehicle crash that killed 2, cops say

Sheriff’s deputies fatally shot a man who led authorities on a wrong-way chase on a Florida interstate Wednesday, leading to a crash that killed two people. Continue reading

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{FD} Toy tiger sparks standoff with Scottish police

Armed police stormed a Scottish farm after receiving a report a tiger was on the loose – only to discover the big cat was a cuddling toy laying on the road. Continue reading

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{FD} Orangutan dead after being blasted by 130 pellet gun shots soon after another brutal orangutan murder

The body of a male orangutan was found in the Indonesian part of Borneo, riddled with at least 130 air gun pellets in the second documented killing of a member of the critically endangered species this year. Continue reading

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{FD} Army veteran thwarts armed ‘Batman’ robber in casino

An Army veteran is speaking out for the first time about his dramatic actions to thwart an armed robbery at a small German casino where he worked. Continue reading

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{FD} Up to 4,000 gallons of oil spill into North Carolina river

Upwards of 4,000 gallons of petroleum fuel are believed to have spilled into a North Carolina river on Sunday. Continue reading

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{FD} Workers celebrate more money in paychecks after tax cuts

Many workers nationwide are noticing extra money in their pay checks this week after instructions from December’s tax overhaul went into effect. Continue reading

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{FD} Nearly 200 illegal immigrants found in just three January smuggling busts

Nearly 200 people from Mexico and Central America were stuffed inside large trucks and caught trying to enter the United States illegally during three huge January smuggling busts that occurred in just nine days. Continue reading

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{FD} 3 men used blow torch to try and bust open money machine, police say

A manhunt is underway in Massachusetts for three men caught on surveillance trying to use a blow torch to steal money from a car wash. Continue reading

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{FD} Teacher misspells Hillary Clinton’s name, leading family to demand apology

A Pennsylvania family is demanding a public apology from their daughter’s sixth grade teacher after the man admitted to intentionally misspelling Hillary Clinton’s name in a letter the 11-year-old had written. Continue reading

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{FD} Third DACA recipient in a week arrested on human smuggling charges

A third person living in the United States under an Obama-era protection for illegal immigrants who entered the country as minors was arrested this week for allegedly trying to smuggle Mexican nationals into the U.S. Continue reading

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{FD} Ancient Nazca Lines damaged after truck plows into archaeological site

The ancient Nazca lines in Peru were damaged when a truck driver ignored the warning signs and plowed his cargo truck into the fragile archaeological site, officials said. Continue reading

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{FD} Woman claiming to have stage 4 ****** cancer lied, raised over $30G fraudulently, police say

A Michigan woman claimed she was battling stage four ****** cancer and got all her friends together to help raise money for treatments. Continue reading

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{FD} Amid growing US immigration crackdown, Canada quietly enforcing own laws

Amid an ongoing illegal immigration crackdown in the United States and the Trump administration’s hardline rhetoric, Canadian officials fear more illegals living in the U.S. could be driven to seek refuge north of the border. Continue reading

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{FD} Sweden charges Uzbek man with terrorism in deadly truck attack

The Uzbek man who rammed a stolen truck into a pedestrian in downtown Stockholm last spring — an attack that killed five and injured 14 — was officially charged Tuesday with terrorism. Continue reading

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{FD} Eldest son of ‘house of horrors’ family excelled at community college

The eldest son of the 13 siblings allegedly tortured and held captive by their parents was allowed out of the house to attend community college, where he excelled. Continue reading

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