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Mother, boyfriend sought in torture, murder of girl, 4

Mother, boyfriend sought in torture, murder of girl, 4

Police responded to a 911 call around 10:45 a.m. on January 1 for an unresponsive 4-year-old girl. According to the police, the deceased, Gabby Barrett , had severe burns and succumbed to her injuries. Stay with FOX 2 for more information on this developing story. Fields fled the scene, but was later picked up on domestic violence charges. [Photo: US Marshals]Gabby's biological father, Kyle Barrett , isn't a suspect in the child's murder, according to FOX2 . Read More

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Fire breaks out at Trump Tower in New York City, 2 injured

Fire breaks out at Trump Tower in New York City, 2 injured

There have been no injuries or evacuations, and the President is not now at Trump Tower . "The men and women of the #FDNY are true heroes and deserve our most honest thanks and praise!" he said. It took about an hour to put out the fire on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. First Lady Melania Trump and son Barron lived in the residence for the first few months of Trump's presidency, before moving to the White House. Read More

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Trump postpones his fake

Trump postpones his fake "Fake News Awards"

As you can see in the tweet above, the president is citing interest that "is far greater than anyone could have anticipated" as a possible reason for the date change. and a Russian lawyer was "treasonous". The Daily Show with Trevor Noah ran an ad in the New York Times pushing itself to be given an award. Read More

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Kmart to close stores in our region

Kmart to close stores in our region

Sears stock closed at $3.58, down 18 cents or 4.79%, on Thursday. The Illinois-based company, which owns both Sears and Kmart brands, issued a news release Thursday with a list of stores it plans to close by May. Another bleak Hudson Valley January, another iconic brick & mortar store closing. Those chains reported sales growth for the key November and December period. Read More

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North Kashmir: Four policemen killed in IED blast in Sopore

North Kashmir: Four policemen killed in IED blast in Sopore

Soon after the attack army and paramilitary forces launched searches to nab the attackers. A police officer said that the IED went off when a police party was patrolling the Chota Bazar area of main town Sopore this morning. Its use had nearly ended". He said even as the situation was serious but police would tackle it. Militant outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad has claimed responsibility for the attack. Read More

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Everton confirm Cenk Tosun signing

Everton confirm Cenk Tosun signing

Born in Germany, Tosun started his career rising through the ranks at Eintracht Frankfurt, playing for 13 years at various youth levels. Everton's official website shared a quoted from Tosun on his transfer, "It feels great to be an Everton player", he told EvertonTV. Read More

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Senators Head To Puerto Rico To See Ongoing Devastation

Senators Head To Puerto Rico To See Ongoing Devastation

Students can choose to pursue a Florida diploma, but would have to meet state requirements, officials said. "The one in Orlando we moved into Orange County recently, but we've seen about 35,000 people come to our relief centers". Fluor Corp., working under its contract with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in support of a Federal Emergency Management Agency mission to help fix and restore the power grid in Puerto Rico, has completed work on portions of three priority 38kv power lines in large ... Read More

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Trump says Pakistan has given us nothing but lies and deceit

Pakistan fired back at President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE on Monday, saying the US has given it "nothing but invective and mistrust" after Trump lashed out at the country and threatened to withhold aid in an early morning tweet . Read More

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Instagram is adding a 'recommended' post on to your feed

Instagram is adding a 'recommended' post on to your feed

The new section, " Recommended for You ", is clearly labeled so as not to be confused with your own home feed. BI Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service, has put together a report on social media demographics that highlights the key audience demographics for six major social platforms: Facebook, Instagram , Snapchat, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest. Read More

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Ex-Chelsea player set to become Liberia President

Ex-Chelsea player set to become Liberia President

He wrote "Congratulations to the people of Liberia on the successful election of their new President, Mr. George Weah ". "President Buhari also commends the Liberian people on the peaceful conduct of the historic presidential run-off election", he said, stressing that "this is another plus on Africa's democratic scoreboard". Read More

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Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 4am Saturday, hazardous travel conditions

Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 4am Saturday, hazardous travel conditions

Saturday will see another high in the mid-20s. Snowfall should decrease as you go north with only 1 to 2-inches expected in counties adjacent to the Illinois-Wisconsin border. Highs only hitting the mid teens Saturday afternoon with temperatures on a downward spiral throughout the day. Temperatures are forecasted to reach only a high near 18 and drop to the single-digits by evening. Read More

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Liberia waiting to hear 1st results of runoff election

Liberia waiting to hear 1st results of runoff election

Governor Fayose called on the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres to withdraw the nomination of Obassanjo as a mediator in Liberia, noting that; "Obasanjo, who was a major actor in the Liberia's 2005 election crisis lacked moral rights to be a mediator in the affairs of that country now that it had the first peaceful transfer of power from one democratically-elected leader to another in more than 70 years". Read More

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Mirroring Trump's resolution, Guatemala plans to maneuver embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Mirroring Trump's resolution, Guatemala plans to maneuver embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Trump's announcement acknowledging Jerusalem as Israel's capital - and his pledge to move America's embassy there - enraged Palestinians and much of the Muslim world. Last week, in an emergency session at the United Nations General Assembly, 128 countries backed a resolution condemning the new US position. The expected new railway tunnel and station would be an extension of a high-speed line from Tel Aviv that is set to open in 2018, The Jerusalem Post is reporting . Read More

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Used Christmas trees can be recycled

Used Christmas trees can be recycled

The Department of Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce that residents may begin to bring their Christmas Trees for recycling starting Tuesday, December 26, 2017. Local municipalities and businesses are also encouraged to call the IDNR office to donate collected or unsold trees. No flocked trees will be accepted. Read More

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Utah's biggest newspaper unloads on Orrin Hatch

The Salt Lake Tribune editorial board said it also gave Hatch the title because of his key role in the dismantling of two national monuments in Utah and passing the new federal tax code . At the event, Trump invited members of Congress to speak, and when Hatch's turn came, he offered a glowing approval of the legislation - and the President. Read More

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NC families homeless after adjacent houses burn early Christmas morning

NC families homeless after adjacent houses burn early Christmas morning

The fire, which firefighters believe started at the Christmas tree in the living room, caused extensive damage to the first floor of the home. The fire spread from the first auto to the second, and then into the house. The City of Spartanburg, North Spartanburg, Una, Hilltop and Westview Fire Departments responded to the blaze. An investigation determined the fire began in the garage after a small engine backfired, igniting nearby flammable liquids, he added. Read More

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Killed, 15 Injured as Bus Enters Moscow Underground Passage

Killed, 15 Injured as Bus Enters Moscow Underground Passage

The Interior Ministry's press service in Moscow has confirmed the death of four people in the accident. Russian emergency services released a video from the incident site showing the bus wreckage and ambulances. A preliminary examination showed the driver of the bus was sober, news agencies said. The bus driver operating the vehicle told investigators that the bus started moving suddenly and that he applied the brakes, but they did not work. Read More

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Woman dies in pit bull attack

Woman dies in pit bull attack

Around 10:20 a.m. Sunday, Lorraine Saylor, 66, was mauled by the two dogs as she was putting bird seed out in her yard at her Kentucky home in Arjay, about 200 miles southeast of Louisville and near the Tennessee border. He already is in the Bell County Detention Center after being arrested Friday on charges of second-degree assault, domestic violence and unlawful imprisonment. Read More

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