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ABC News
February 24, 2018 - 10:29 am
(NEW YORK) -- Residents of the central U.S., brace yourselves. A major storm system is developing in the central U.S., and it will bring several high-impact weather events across much of the region, including the potential for a major flash flood event Saturday. Flood watches Saturday morning have...
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February 24, 2018 - 8:40 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The grounds of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis will now be officially known as The Gateway Arch National Park. President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a bill that renamed the former Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. The measure passed the Senate on Dec. 21, and passed the...
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Anthony Watson
February 23, 2018 - 7:45 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Flooding remains a big threat from Texas to Michigan to Pennsylvania where relentless rounds of heavy rain keeps falling over the same areas, causing streams and rivers to continue to rise right into the weekend. Flood watches are still in effect Friday from Texas to Pennsylvania and...
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ABC News
February 23, 2018 - 6:21 pm
(PARKLAND, Fla.) -- John Cohen and his police officer partner responded to a call for help to thwart a rape in progress, and after pulling the suspect off of the victim and physically getting control of the suspect, Cohen realized he should have had help. Cohen said that incident, which happened...
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Travis Walker
February 23, 2018 - 4:08 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Not long after spending 136 days aboard the International Space Station, NASA astronaut Jack Fischer captivated hundreds of Kansas City students at Burns & McDonnell by sharing that they all have something in common: a passion for science, technology, engineering and math, or...
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Susan Stocker - Pool/Getty Images
February 23, 2018 - 3:32 pm
(PARKLAND, Fla.) -- The female tipster close to accused Florida high school shooter Nikolas Cruz told the FBI Cruz was "going to explode," according to a transcript of the Jan. 5 call more than a month before the shooting obtained by ABC News. "It’s so much and I know he’s – he’s going to explode...
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February 23, 2018 - 2:17 pm
(PARKLAND, Fla.) -- The armed school resource officer who officials say did not enter the school during last week's mass shooting in Florida had received positive evaluations and feedback from his colleagues, according to his personnel file. Deputy Scot Peterson began working at Florida's Broward...
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Governor Eric Greitens mug shot
February 23, 2018 - 1:37 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The attorney for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens says the governor wanted to meet with the prosecutor prior to his indictment but she refused. St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner announced Thursday that the Republican had been indicted on one felony count of invasion of privacy. The...
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