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61 arrivals from South Africa test positive for COVID-19
61 arrivals from South Africa test positive for COVID-19
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  • 2021-11-27 09:36:37Z

A total of 61 people who arrived in the Netherlands on two flights from South Africa on Friday tested positive for the coronavirus and were in isolation on...

Letter to the editor: Rittenhouse verdict unbelievable
Letter to the editor: Rittenhouse verdict unbelievable
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  • 2021-11-27 09:32:05Z

Writer decries another high-profile not guilty verdict.

Stoughton man pleads guilty to fraudulent COVID loan scheme that got him $220K
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  • 2021-11-27 09:00:22Z

Yves Montima and a co-conspirator submitted 12 fraudulent PPP loan applications on behalf of himself and others.

Workers
Workers' paradise? Portugal's new teleworking law takes flak
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  • 2021-11-27 08:48:36Z

Portugal's new law on working from home makes the European Union country sound like a workers' paradise. Companies can't attempt to contact their staff...

Xiaomi to open car plant in Beijing with annual output of 300,000 vehicles - Beijing govt
Xiaomi to open car plant in Beijing with annual output of 300,000 vehicles - Beijing govt
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  • 2021-11-27 08:04:38Z

Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi Corp will build a plant that can produce 300,000 vehicles annually in Beijing for its electric vehicle unit, authorities in...

France says it is willing to discuss autonomy for Guadeloupe
France says it is willing to discuss autonomy for Guadeloupe
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  • 2021-11-27 07:59:36Z

France is willing to discuss autonomy for the French Caribbean territory of Guadeloupe if it is in the interests of the people who live there, government...

Utah police officer, suspect both wounded in shootout: reports
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  • 2021-11-27 07:35:34Z

A Utah police officer and a suspect both suffered gunshot wounds Friday night, according to reports.

2 people shot at Goleta hotel die of injuries; murder-suicide suspected
2 people shot at Goleta hotel die of injuries; murder-suicide suspected
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  • 2021-11-27 06:21:19Z

Investigators believe the man shot the woman before turning the gun on himself.

Best Buy store in Minnesota looted by 20-30 suspects; all get away, report says
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  • 2021-11-27 05:50:13Z

A flash mob of 20 to 30 suspected looters struck a Best Buy electronics store in Minnesota on Black Friday and managed to get away before police arrived...

One seriously injured in shooting at mall in Washington state
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  • 2021-11-27 05:34:09Z

One person was wounded in a shooting Friday at a Tacoma, Washington, mall, authorities said.

Friday
Friday's Tacoma Mall shooting kindled memories of 2005 shooting that wounded seven
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  • 2021-11-27 05:21:24Z

Tacoma Mall shooting in 2005 told dispatchers that police should follow the screams.

My Take: Uninformed juries produce incorrect outcomes
My Take: Uninformed juries produce incorrect outcomes
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  • 2021-11-27 05:15:00Z

Restorative processes could significantly help disrupt these cycles. Interrupting dishonest narratives would be a good start.

New COVID variant threat causes worldwide scramble
New COVID variant threat causes worldwide scramble
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  • 2021-11-27 05:08:49Z

A World Health Organization panel named the variant "omicron" and classified it as a highly transmissible virus of concern, the same category that includes...

Man sentenced to 18 months for 2019 funeral shooting near Frederick
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  • 2021-11-27 05:01:00Z

Nov. 27-A man charged after a 2019 shooting at a funeral near Frederick is serving an 18-month sentence after pleading guilty to first-degree assault. Demar ...

Former Radgowski inmate charged with assaulting correction officers
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  • 2021-11-27 05:01:00Z

Nov. 27-MONTVILLE - A former inmate at the Radgowski building of the Corrigan-Radgowski Correctional Center was arrested last week on charges related to the ...

Efforts continue to uncover Windber teen's fate 34 years after disappearance
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  • 2021-11-27 05:01:00Z

Nov. 27-WINDBER, Pa. - More people have joined the effort to uncover what happened to Windber teenager Alicia Markovich 34 years ago, long-time friend...

Gun violence sends Black Friday shoppers scurrying in North Carolina, Washington state
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  • 2021-11-27 04:13:23Z

Gun violence erupted at retail outlets crowded with post-Thanksgiving holiday shoppers in North Carolina and Washington state on Friday, sending bystanders...

Kansas City police investigate deadly shooting; victim was found at corner market
Kansas City police investigate deadly shooting; victim was found at corner market
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  • 2021-11-27 03:59:18Z

The shooting at a corner market at 43rd Street and Cleveland Avenue left one man dead.

Multiple shots fired near Tacoma Mall food court; shoppers hiding in stores
Multiple shots fired near Tacoma Mall food court; shoppers hiding in stores
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  • 2021-11-27 03:52:24Z

More than 60 law enforcement officers have converged on the mall looking for the shooter and helping people evacuate.

Tucson police officer dies of unspecified medical condition
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  • 2021-11-27 03:47:15Z

Tucson police officer Jason Southard passed away after being hospitalized for an unspecified medical condition, Tucson police announced.

Trooper's killer denied parole
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  • 2021-11-27 03:47:00Z

Nov. 26-The killer of Oregon State Police Sgt. James D. Shepherd will spend at least four more years in prison. Last week, Michael Edward Sture, who gunned...

Hammond fisherman gets new trial in sex abuse case
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  • 2021-11-27 03:47:00Z

Nov. 26-A Hammond fisherman sentenced in 2019 to more than 13 years in prison for sex crimes will get a new trial. A judge in Marion County, where Dennis Lee...

Police: 1 injured in shooting outside Oakley IHOP
Police: 1 injured in shooting outside Oakley IHOP
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  • 2021-11-27 03:06:49Z

Police said a man inside the vehicle suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

Police: Man killed after suspect shot him 'for no apparent reason' at Spokane Valley party
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  • 2021-11-27 03:01:00Z

Nov. 26-A man in his 20s was killed early Friday when another man at a Spokane Valley party started shooting "for no apparent reason," the Spokane County...

Longtime Erie FBI agent targets relationship building in new role as supervisory senior agent
Longtime Erie FBI agent targets relationship building in new role as supervisory senior agent
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  • 2021-11-27 03:00:30Z

FBI agent Jason Crouse, who has spent his 19-year career working in Erie, is now heading the agency's local office

Janina Jefferson murder: Ex-con ex-husband Eric Jones remains on the run 5 years after ambush shooting
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  • 2021-11-27 02:39:59Z

Virginia police renewed their pleas for the public's help catching a murder suspect who has eluded capture for five years after the ambush shooting death of ...

'Cockroach': Tina Lawson Checks Defense Lawyer for Courtroom 'Dirty Toenails' Quip About Ahmaud Arbery
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  • 2021-11-27 02:30:00Z

Tina Lawson, Beyoncé's mother, had some choice words for the defense attorney Laura Hogue for Gregory McMichael, one of the three men convicted of murdering ...

New Bern police investigate shooting on Pavie Street
New Bern police investigate shooting on Pavie Street
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  • 2021-11-27 02:07:00Z

New Bern police are investigating a shooting that occurred Friday afternoon on Pavie Street.

Mom charged after Chester, SC boy shot, killed in Fairfield County, sheriff says
Mom charged after Chester, SC boy shot, killed in Fairfield County, sheriff says
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  • 2021-11-27 01:41:56Z

The shooting happened Thanksgiving night, Fairfield County, South Carolina Sheriff Will Montgomery said.

Charles Moose, Maryland police chief who led DC sniper response, dies at 68
Charles Moose, Maryland police chief who led DC sniper response, dies at 68
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  • 2021-11-27 01:41:18Z

Charles Moose, a former Maryland police chief who led the D.C. sniper investigation in 2002, has died.

Community members ask for transparency from new Salinas police chief
Community members ask for transparency from new Salinas police chief
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  • 2021-11-27 01:24:03Z

Activists want more transparency from the police department, something the new chief says he wants to focus on.

Michael Mearan, former Portsmouth attorney accused in sex trafficking case, dies at 75
Michael Mearan, former Portsmouth attorney accused in sex trafficking case, dies at 75
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  • 2021-11-27 01:18:27Z

Mearan's attorney confirmed he was transported to the hospital on Wednesday. The exact cause of death is currently unknown.

Police: Person barricaded in Northwest Baltimore home after firing at police
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  • 2021-11-27 01:09:00Z

Baltimore City police are trying to negotiate with a male who has barricaded himself inside a Northwest Baltimore home and discharged a weapon at them Friday...

Archaeologists find 800-year old mummy in Peru
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  • 2021-11-27 01:07:43Z

A team of experts has found a mummy estimated to be at least 800 years old on Peru's central coast, one of the archaeologists who participated in the...

State troopers assaulted by pedestrian on Merritt Parkway, received help from passing motorist
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  • 2021-11-27 01:07:00Z

Two state troopers received minor injuries on Thanksgiving when they were subduing a man who was walking on the Merritt Parkway in Norwalk. State police say ...

Convicted gang boss Labar Spann denies threatening witnesses in jail call posted to Instagram
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  • 2021-11-27 01:03:00Z

Convicted Four Corner Hustlers boss Labar "Bro Man" Spann has penned a handwritten motion to a federal judge denying he threatened witnesses in a social...

Delta, United not revising South Africa flights amid variant concerns
Delta, United not revising South Africa flights amid variant concerns
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  • 2021-11-27 00:50:47Z

Delta Air Lines and United Airlines said on Friday they do not plan any changes to their South Africa-U.S. routes after the White House said it plans to impose new travel curbs on southern Africa starting Monday amid concerns about a new COVID-19 variant. Delta and United are the only U.S. passenger carriers that have direct flights to southern Africa. Delta currently operates service between Johannesburg and Atlanta three times weekly and the U.S. airline said "there are no planned adjustments to service at this time."

Wentworth man pleads not guilty to federal child pornography charges
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  • 2021-11-27 00:47:00Z

Nov. 26-SIOUX FALLS - A Wentworth man has pleaded not guilty to federal child pornography charges after a grand jury found enough evidence from a Department ...

Victims forced to hide in closet during violent nighttime burglary, Mitchell police say
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  • 2021-11-27 00:47:00Z

Nov. 26-A Mitchell man is facing charges after authorities say he burglarized a home and forced two victims to hide inside a closet. Court documents allege...

In Nantucket, Biden shops, attends Christmas tree lighting
In Nantucket, Biden shops, attends Christmas tree lighting
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  • 2021-11-27 00:34:07Z

President Joe Biden appeared on the loose Friday in Nantucket. Biden spent more than an hour walking around downtown Nantucket's cobblestone streets...

Charges: Man threatened woman, stole stranger's car
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  • 2021-11-27 00:32:00Z

Nov. 26-MANKATO - A man allegedly stole a running vehicle after assaulting and threatening a woman he knows and going to her workplace with a crowbar. Sean...

Former Jefferson School employee enters plea for sex abuse of a minor
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  • 2021-11-27 00:17:00Z

Nov. 26-A former Jefferson School employee awaits sentencing for sexual abuse of a minor and student after he entered a plea in Frederick County Circuit Court. Wesley J. Dean, 34, entered an Alford plea - in which a defendant does not admit guilt but concedes that the prosecution has enough evidence to get a conviction - to one count of sex abuse of a minor on Nov. 15. His sentencing is ...

Man charged in chase that wrecked police car
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  • 2021-11-27 00:16:00Z

Nov. 26-VALDOSTA - A man wanted in Florida is now in the Lowndes County Jail following a chase Tuesday that wrecked a police cruiser. Around 9:30 a.m...

'She Should Spend Time In Prison': Former DA Accused of 'Showing Favor' to the McMichaels Awaits Her Day In Court on Charges Over Delayed Arrests In Ahmaud Arbery's Slaying
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  • 2021-11-27 00:00:00Z

The men convicted of killing Ahmaud Arbery are not the only ones facing prison time for the February 2020 murder. Former Georgia District Attorney Jackie […]

Man dies from stab wounds after found nude and bleeding on Brooklyn street
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  • 2021-11-26 23:50:00Z

A man died after he was found outside his Brooklyn apartment building Friday naked and bleeding from multiple stab wounds, police and sources said. First...

Methuen K-9 unit locates, arrests man hiding during break-in
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  • 2021-11-26 23:48:00Z

Nov. 26-METHUEN - Thanks to the keen work of the police K-9 unit, a Saugus man was arrested after officers found him hiding in the cabinet of a commercial building he is charged with breaking into Wednesday morning. Juan Rivera, 42, was charged with felonious breaking and entering in the nighttime, possession of burglarious instruments and malicious destruction of property under $1,200 after ...

Methuen K-9 unit locates, arrests man hiding during break-in
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  • 2021-11-26 23:48:00Z

Nov. 26-METHUEN - Thanks to the keen work of the police K-9 unit, a Saugus man was arrested after officers found him hiding in the cabinet of a commercial...

Despite drought, New Mexico project to seed clouds scrapped
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  • 2021-11-26 23:45:13Z

A plan to seed the clouds over the mountains of New Mexico to increase snowfall during a historic drought was pulled this week after accusations it could...

Republican lawmaker Boebert apologizes for anti-Muslim slur
Republican lawmaker Boebert apologizes for anti-Muslim slur
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  • 2021-11-26 23:42:24Z

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Republican Representative Lauren Boebert, a loyal supporter of former U.S. President Donald Trump, apologized on Friday after...

DC police officer assaulted while attempting to stop theft suspect
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  • 2021-11-26 23:41:13Z

A police officer in Washington, D.C., was assaulted while trying to stop a man accused of theft.


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