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Family of 7-year-old girl who died while in border patrol custody calls for ‘thorough’ investigation
Dec16

Family of 7-year-old girl who died while in border patrol custody calls for ‘thorough’ investigation

JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The family of the 7-year-old girl who died while in border patrol custody is calling for a “transparent and neutral investigation” into the circumstances that led to her death, attorneys representing her hear…

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Trump calls decision by federal judge to strike down Obamacare a ‘great ruling’
Dec16

Trump calls decision by federal judge to strike down Obamacare a ‘great ruling’

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — In his first on-camera comments since a federal court in Texas ruled that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional, President Trump called it a “great ruling for the country” and praised the judge …

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Deaf, blind puppy rescued after being ‘tossed away like trash’ in frozen creek
Dec16

Deaf, blind puppy rescued after being ‘tossed away like trash’ in frozen creek

Courtesy: Sherry Bishop(SADIEVILLE, Ky.) — A deaf and nearly blind puppy was rescued in Kentucky earlier this week after being thrown alive into a rock-filled trash bag and dumped in a partially frozen creek.Highway workers on a road above the creek i…

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As Trump argues for a wall, a border security measure gets pulled back
Dec16

As Trump argues for a wall, a border security measure gets pulled back

HERIKA MARTINEZ/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — U.S. Army soldiers have removed barbed wire along the US-Mexico border in areas where the Trump administration has said more border security measures are needed after local community leaders raised concer…

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Utah set to drop blood alcohol limit to .05, making it the strictest in the country
Dec16

Utah set to drop blood alcohol limit to .05, making it the strictest in the country

BrianAJackson/iStock(SALT LAKE CITY) — Utah is getting ready to implement the strictest blood-alcohol driving limits in the country.The law, which was passed in March 2017 by Gov. Gary Herbert, will define driving under the influence as having a &ldqu…

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