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After "swatting" death in Kansas, 25-year old arrested in Los Angeles

Yesterday, we reported that a father was murdered by police after a false hostage situation call was sent to police . According to a 911 call Wichita police released , a man said there was "an agrument with my mom and dad" and gave an address.

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  • Iran protests turn violent on third day of demonstrations
Iran protests turn violent on third day of demonstrations

Video posted on social media showed crowds of people, some chanting "Death to the dictator!" walking through the streets. Frustrations over economic hardships and alleged corruption erupted in Iran's second city of Mashhad on Thursday and escalated into calls for the religious establishment in power since the 1979 revolution to step down.

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  • United States envoy calls for emergency UN session on Iran
United States envoy calls for emergency UN session on Iran

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations rejected potential talks between Seoul and Pyongyang at a news conference here Tuesday, rebuffing the prospect of any substantive dialogue without a commitment by the North to abandon its nuclear weapons.

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  • Consensus eludes triple talaq Bill; legislation not tabled in RS
Consensus eludes triple talaq Bill; legislation not tabled in RS

The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill is listed for introduction in the Rajya Sabha by law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on January 2, according to the list of business of the Upper House. "It has been listed for today but as far as left parties are concerned, we will demand that bill should referred to Select Committee of Rajya S...

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  • 'Near-blizzard' conditions possible Thursday, 5 to 8 inches of snow forecast
'Near-blizzard' conditions possible Thursday, 5 to 8 inches of snow forecast

The total expected snowfall could be more than 4 inches, Orrock said, depending on the specific track the storm takes. In the evening, the service says snow is likely. One woman said she was going to build a snowman but didn't know where to start, and when she went outside to clear off the satellite dish she fell face-first into the snow because sh...

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  • Nobody died in a commercial jet crash in all of 2017
Nobody died in a commercial jet crash in all of 2017

There were no deaths on any commercial airline flights throughout the entire year of 2017, making it the safest year to fly commercially in history, according to a report released Monday. President Donald Trump highlighted the improved numbers in a tweet saying, "Since taking office I have been very strict on commercial aviation".

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  • Mega Millions jackpot at $361 million for Tuesday drawing
Mega Millions jackpot at $361 million for Tuesday drawing

The last MI player to win the Mega Millions jackpot was Kevin Blake, of Waterford. "The cold weather hasn't stopped those wanting to buy lottery tickets", said Corby Mead, manager of the Stogie's Discount Tobacco & Beer Downtown Store at 17 Washington Ave.in Huntington.

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  • USA longest-serving Republican senator to retire
USA longest-serving Republican senator to retire

U.S. Republican Senator Orrin Hatch said on Tuesday he will not seek re-election in November, opening the door to a potential Senate bid by Mitt Romney , the 2012 Republican presidential candidate and one of the party's harshest critics of President Donald Trump .

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  • Time for DOJ to act on Abedin, Comey?
Time for DOJ to act on Abedin, Comey?

She put Classified Passwords into the hands of foreign agents, " Trump tweeted in an apparent reference to a report by the conservative Daily Caller. On Friday, the State Department released about 3,000 of Abedin's work-related emails. The tweet comes after the State Department released emails from Abedin found on the laptop of her then-hus...

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  • Injured In Bronx, NY Apartment Building Fire
Injured In Bronx, NY Apartment Building Fire

People stood on their fire escapes in 13-degree weather - the wind chill temp is zero degrees. Officials say firefighters cleared the building, and no people have been reported missing. All of the residents of the building were believed to have been evacuated. That blaze started after a three-year-old boy was playing with a stove.

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  • Police get big welcome from cookie-stealing squirrel
Police get big welcome from cookie-stealing squirrel

Officers arrived at the scene and entered the kitchen but were attacked by the furious animal. Laughter can then be heard from the officers, who make their way back to the kitchen entrance where the squirrel had fled. They eventually capture the vermin and release it with no injury. The homeowner was relieved to have their uninvited guest remov...

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  • Israel Strikes Hamas Facility In Gaza: Army
Israel Strikes Hamas Facility In Gaza: Army

Israelis gathered to mark a birthday of Oron Shaul who was killed during the last war in Gaza and Hamas is believed to hold his remains. Two of them were shot down by the Iron Dome missile defense system, while the third struck an Israeli community on the border, causing light damage to a building.

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  • Palestine recalls envoy from Pakistan over faux pas
Palestine recalls envoy from Pakistan over faux pas

Ali's presence with Saeed disappointed many in New Delhi , since it came just days after India voted in favour of Palestine at the United Nations, over US President Donald Trump's move to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital. With the disintegration of USSR, India ultimately found a new friend USA and the gap in the friendship with Russian Fe...

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  • First Mubadala, now Djokovic pulls out of Qatar Open with elbow injury
First Mubadala, now Djokovic pulls out of Qatar Open with elbow injury

A persistent elbow injury that has sidelined Djokovic for over six months saw him withdraw from his MWTC semi-final match with Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut hours before they were due on court on Friday on the advice of his medical team. "I felt better as it went along and obviously I was a bit slow at the start", he said. "It was nice", Murra...

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  • Israel charges Palestinian woman in viral 'slap video'
Israel charges Palestinian woman in viral 'slap video'

Among the charges against Ahed were aggravated assault of a soldier, threatening a soldier, preventing soldiers from carrying out their duties, incitement, disturbing the public peace and stone throwing. "Then I saw the same soldiers who hit my cousin, this time in front of my house". The video went viral on social media. The Palestinian Ma'an news...

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  • Georgia rallies past OU in 2OT Rose Bowl classic
Georgia rallies past OU in 2OT Rose Bowl classic

Both teams traded field goals to cap the first overtime period before the Sooners' offense took its turn first to start the second possession. Georgia's defensive backs vs. Georgia's Rodrigo Blankenship kicked a 38-yard field goal on the opening possession of the first overtime. Even so, Georgia is one win away from its first national title si...

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  • Amber Alert issued out of Round Rock for 2 missing children
Amber Alert issued out of Round Rock for 2 missing children

Luluvioletta and Lilianais were discovered missing when law enforcement went to the home to conduct a welfare check and an adult female was found deceased. Police believe the girls are with 44-year-old Terry Miles, possibly traveling in a gray 2017 Hyundai Accent with a Texas license plate JGH 9845. "Luluvioletta is described as standing 4'4" tal...

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  • Below-zero wind chills greet IN on New Year's holiday
Below-zero wind chills greet IN on New Year's holiday

Make sure you wear a hat and gloves and cover exposed skin. "We've been watching it for a while and it seems like as the week progressed, the temperatures dropped", said general manager Steve Uhl. Keep warm and Happy New Year from the KRIS6 Weather Team! 6 the high New Year's Day . Look for partly sunny skies early this morning, then becoming s...

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  • Nawaz, Shahbaz hold meeting with Saudi prince
Nawaz, Shahbaz hold meeting with Saudi prince

Senator Pervaiz Rashid said, "Mian (Nawaz) Sahib's visit is that of national interest as it has nothing to do with his personal interest". Imran Khan, the chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has also been critical of the sudden visits of the two most important brothers: Shahbaz and Nawaz Sharif to Saudi Arabia's capital.

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  • Two arrested in murder of mother, kids, partner in Troy, New York
Two arrested in murder of mother, kids, partner in Troy, New York

Family, friends and strangers came together outside 158 2nd Avenue to show their love for children Shanise Myers and her brother Jeremiah, as well as their mother Shanta Myers and her girlfriend Brandi Mells . The four bodies were discovered the day after Christmas by a property manager asked to check on the family. "I'm not sure if they're coming...

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