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Woman falls out of moving car after argument with husband, gets killed by passing car

Sunday  22:00,   17 november 2019
abcnews.go

A woman was killed when she fell out of a moving car and was struck by another vehicle after initially surviving the fall. © KTRK A woman in Houston, Texas was hit and killed after falling out of a moving car, Nov. 16, 2019. Houston Police said that >>>

PG&E: Power shutoffs possible for NorCal counties this week

Sunday  21:35,   17 november 2019
kcra

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. says it's monitoring a "potentially strong offshore wind event" Wednesday that could prompt the utility to turn off the power for customers in Northern California. The potential shutoffs would affect customers... >>>

Minneapolis Police Admit to Discovering 1,500 Untested Rape Kits, Spanning Over 30 Years, Found in Storage

Sunday  21:25,   17 november 2019
time

“We had failure in terms of the auditing process of those kits"Minnesota passed a law in 2015 that required law enforcement agencies to audit their backlogged kits. But after conducting a new review this year, the Minneapolis police said at a press... >>>

Santa Clarita shooting: Some fear active shooter training at schools can bring its own form of trauma

Sunday  21:15,   17 november 2019
latimes

When gunfire erupted in the Saugus High School quad Thursday morning, students had mere seconds to react. They sprinted and threw themselves in a ditch for cover. They hid in closets, locked and barricaded doors with desks. And some readied for a... >>>

Michigan man shoots his brother in deer hunting accident, police say

Sunday  21:15,   17 november 2019
usatoday

The brothers were looking for a deer that one of the brothers had shot earlier but became separated during the search in the dense corn.At around 5:30 p.m. deputies responded to a field in Boston Township, Michigan for a report of an accidental... >>>

Beloved giraffe dies at Cincinnati Zoo

Sunday  21:15,   17 november 2019
wlwt

The Cincinnati Zoo is mourning the loss of one of its male giraffes. The zoo announced that Kimba died early Sunday morning after a procedure last week to fix his hooves. Officials said the procedure was successful, but there were complications >>>

Saugus High School, where Calif. shooting occurred, will remain closed until Dec. 2

Sunday  20:45,   17 november 2019
latimes

 Saugus High School, where two students were fatally shot and three others wounded last week, will remain closed until Dec. 2, the William S. Hart Union School District announced. Students of the Santa Clarita campus will be allowed to... >>>

New details emerge about a Boston Marathon bomber's alleged participation in a 2011 triple homicide

Sunday  20:40,   17 november 2019
cnn

Details about a gruesome triple homicide at a Massachusetts residence in 2011 that a friend of Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev said they took part in were revealed this week in federal court documents. The documents were filed Wednesday in... >>>

An iconic Boston Irish pub closes after 137 years. Residents fear for the city's soul

Sunday  20:15,   17 november 2019
usatoday

The closing of 137-year-old Irish pub Doyle's Café comes as other longtime Boston institutions have shut down. Some residents are fighting back.A young boy stopped by the old Irish pub in the Jamaica Plain neighborhood after his music lesson.... >>>

Virginia crash on I-64: A bus slammed into a semi truck, splitting it in half and leaving 19 people hospitalized

Sunday  20:15,   17 november 2019
cnn

A massive crash sent 19 people to hospitals as thick fog and ice covered a Virginia highway Sunday. The crash happened around 4:30 a.m. on the eastbound lanes of Interstate 64 near the Nelson-Augusta county lines, Virginia State Police spokeswoman... >>>

Threats investigated after deadly California school shooting

Sunday  19:50,   17 november 2019
msn

Authorities are investigating online threats against schools near the Los Angeles-area high school where a 16-year-old boy shot and killed two classmates and wounded three others. Sheriff’s officials said Sunday that investigators have not... >>>

Local radio host says he was fired for criticizing President Trump

Sunday  19:30,   17 november 2019
9news

A host on a conservative Denver talk radio station was pulled off the air mid-show and fired for making comments critical of President Donald Trump, according to the host. Craig Silverman said it was 10:45 a.m. Saturday when the 710 KNUS program... >>>

$20 million in damages after fire engulfs 2 luxury yachts in Fort Lauderdale, firefighters say

Sunday  18:25,   17 november 2019
latimes

 More than 60 Broward firefighters spent about four hours early Saturday morning battling two luxury yacht fires that caused nearly $20 million in damage .© Handout/Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue/TNS Broward County, Fla., firefighters spent about... >>>

This scientist has been counting butterflies for 47 years and has no plans to stop

Sunday  18:15,   17 november 2019
latimes

Art Shapiro stands on the edge of a Chevron gas station in the north-central Sierra, sipping a large Pepsi and scanning the landscape for butterflies. So far he’s spotted six species — a loping Western tiger swallowtail, two fluttering... >>>

Syracuse suspends all fraternity activities after string of racist, anti-Semitic incidents

Sunday  18:15,   17 november 2019
usatoday

Syracuse suspended a fraternity and halted social activities of all fraternities for the semester after a series of racist and anti-Semitic incidents."Last night, one of our African American students reported being subjected to a verbal racial... >>>