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March 14, 2018 - 6:48 pm
(KEY WEST, Fla.) -- Two U.S. Navy aviators were recovered from the waters off of Key West, Florida, after their F/A-18 fighter jet crashed during a training flight. Both pilots are receiving medical attention and their status is unknown, an official said. The two-seater F/A-18F was on approach to...
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March 14, 2018 - 5:55 pm
(AUSTIN) -- A father of a young girl and a teenage orchestra star were the two victims killed in the package bomb blasts that rocked Austin, Texas. Friends and acquaintances of Anthony Stephan House and Draylen Mason, the man and teenager who were killed in the first and second blasts, are speaking...
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March 14, 2018 - 5:01 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Thousands of high school students -- many still far from voting age -- were streaming out of schools across the country on Wednesday to protest against gun violence in the wake of last month’s mass shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 people. “I’m just mad there’s no...
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March 14, 2018 - 2:58 pm
(PARKLAND, Fla.) -- Nikolas Cruz was formally arraigned Wednesday on a 34-count indictment related to last month's mass shooting at a South Florida high school, for which the 19-year-old is now facing the death penalty. Cruz was escorted into the Broward County courtroom in shackles, wearing a...
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March 14, 2018 - 1:07 pm
(ORLANDO) -- Prosecutors and defense attorneys painted radically different pictures of Noor Salman, the wife of Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, in the opening of her federal terrorism trial -- on the one hand, helping her husband prepare for the attack, and on the other, an abused woman who "...
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March 14, 2018 - 12:24 pm
(AUSTIN) -- Residents in Austin, Texas, have taken police warnings to heart, phoning in hundreds of times about suspicious packages in the wake of this month’s deadly bombings in the city. There have been more than 370 suspicious-package calls as of 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, since the first explosion on...
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March 14, 2018 - 11:54 am
(NEW YORK) -- Tragedy struck at a high school in Florida exactly one month ago, and now tens of thousands of students across the country and the world are rallying in solidarity. Seventeen people were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Feb. 14. But this school...
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March 14, 2018 - 11:31 am
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Four men from rural Illinois have been charged in a newly filed criminal complaint that links the bombing of a Minnesota mosque last August and the attempted bombing of an Illinois women's health center in November. FBI agents on Tuesday morning arrested Michael Hari, 47, Michael...
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March 14, 2018 - 11:20 am
(NEW YORK) -- Insider trading charges were announced Wednesday against a former Equifax executive who sold his shares for nearly $1 million before the company's massive data breach was revealed to the public and the stock price plunged. A federal grand jury on Tuesday indicted Jun Ying, 42, the...
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March 14, 2018 - 11:10 am
(NEW YORK) -- One middle school teacher offered a unique message for her students ahead of today’s National School Walkout. Jodie Katsetos, a sixth-grade teacher at Arcadia Middle School in Oak Hall, Virginia, wrote a message on a large poster board in her classroom that read, “Walk Up Not Out.”...
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