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December 13, 2017 - 3:39 pm
(NEW YORK) -- City officials in Charlottesville, Virginia are closing downtown streets Thursday in anticipation of scheduled court hearings for four people charged in relation to the violent "Unite the Right" rally that took place in August. James Alex Fields Jr., the driver accused of barreling a...
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December 13, 2017 - 3:29 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The man accused of detonating an explosive in a New York City subway passageway, only causing serious injury to himself, made his initial appearance before a federal judge Wednesday via video from his hospital bed. Akayed Ullah, 27, an immigrant from Bangladesh, is accused of setting...
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December 13, 2017 - 2:14 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A woman has been charged with murder after her husband's dismembered remains were found inside their Ohio home, six months after he disappeared. Now one of the victim's sons is speaking out, telling ABC News his stepmother had told him his father left for Texas months ago. "We all...
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December 13, 2017 - 9:57 am
(NEW YORK) -- The wife of the alleged New York City subway bomber told ABC News that he "never ever" spoke negatively of the U.S. and that she saw "no signs" of his impending attack when she spoke to him by phone the morning he detonated a pipe bomb strapped to his body in an underground subway...
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December 13, 2017 - 8:50 am
(NEW YORK) -- It's brutally cold outside Wednesday morning in the Northeast, with winds gusting close to 40 mph from Washington, D.C. to Boston, producing wind chills in the single digits and teens. Even at 10 a.m. Wednesday morning, wind chills should still be running from zero to 16 degrees from...
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December 12, 2017 - 6:14 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The National Transportation Safety Board laid partial blame for the 2015 sinking of the El Faro on the ship’s captain, Michael Davidson, the investigative agency announced Tuesday. All 33 crew members, including the captain, perished when the 790-foot cargo ship sunk near the path of...
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December 12, 2017 - 5:44 pm
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Skirball brush fire that caused residents of Los Angeles' affluent Bel-Air neighborhood to flee their multimillion-dollar mansions last week was sparked by an illegal cooking fire, the Los Angeles Fire Department said in a press release Tuesday. The fire broke out on Dec. 6...
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December 12, 2017 - 4:42 pm
(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Authorities are investigating the death of a 23-year-old Google employee whose body was found in San Francisco Bay. Last Thursday morning, a man riding his bicycle on the Bay Trail called 911 to report a naked body floating in the water of the bay, the Sunnyvale Department of...
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