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What happens next in North Carolina congressional race re-do?
Feb23

What happens next in North Carolina congressional race re-do?

ABC News(RALEIGH, N.C.) — After a dramatic, months-long investigation into allegations of a widespread, coordinated and possibly illegal ballot tampering scheme, election officials in North Carolina have ordered that a new election be held in the stat…

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Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax calls GOP invite to sexual assault accusers ‘political theater’
Feb23

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax calls GOP invite to sexual assault accusers ‘political theater’

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(RICHMOND, Virginia) — Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax dismissed Republican calls for his sexual assault accusers to testify before the state House of Representatives, calling it “political theater.”Fairfax has been accused o…

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Charges dropped against owner, designer of Verruckt waterslide where boy was decapitated in horrific accident
Feb23

Charges dropped against owner, designer of Verruckt waterslide where boy was decapitated in horrific accident

ABC News(KANSAS CITY, Kansas) — The owner and designer of what was billed as the world’s tallest waterslide have had all charges against them dropped on Friday in relation to the horrific death of a 10-year-old boy on the ride in 2016.Schlitterbahn Wa…

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Teen jailed after calling 911 on himself to demand his own arrest for getting drunk at home
Feb23

Teen jailed after calling 911 on himself to demand his own arrest for getting drunk at home

iStock/Thinkstock(VAN BUREN, Arkansas) — Police in Van Buren, Arkansas are still scratching their heads over one of the most unusual arrests they said they have made in years.On Thursday night, police received a call from an 18-year-old reporting unde…

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Judge asks for a ladder and a visit to Statue of Liberty before sentencing protester who scaled base on July 4
Feb22

Judge asks for a ladder and a visit to Statue of Liberty before sentencing protester who scaled base on July 4

johnandersonphoto/iStock(NEW YORK) — A New York federal judge wants a ladder and a visit to the Statue of Liberty before he sentences a woman who has come before his court.The woman in question is Staten Island resident Therese Patricia Okoumou, 44, w…

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