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February 22, 2018 - 1:46 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- A Texas woman was brought to tears at the Justice Department Thursday, as she recalled how her 82-year-old grandmother committed suicide after being scammed out of her life's savings. "These individuals preyed on her and on her good heart. What should have been some of the best...
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February 22, 2018 - 8:37 am
(NEW YORK) -- About 19 river gauges in the Midwest are showing major or record flooding Thursday morning, and that figure may swell to almost 30 by the weekend. Waterways were bolstered by the 4-8 inches of rain that fell from Texas to Arkansas to Michigan. The major storm stalled a bit and is...
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February 22, 2018 - 7:08 am
(NEEDVILLE, TX) -- A school superintendent near Houston said his district plans to suspend any student who takes part in classroom walkouts as a form of protest over gun violence after last week's school massacre in Florida. "Needville ISD will not allow a student demonstration during school hours...
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February 22, 2018 - 6:23 am
(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- Semonite denied Rossello's claims of a lack of urgency, adding that while he respect the expectations set by the governor for residents, the size of the storm and its aftermath has left a "gigantic mission." "It is just that the magnitude of the logistical and repair...
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