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Holy cow! Bovine escapes from nativity scene

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Holy cow! Bovine escapes from nativity scene

ABCNews.com(PHILADELPHIA) — A cow created a not-so-silent night in Philadelphia this week.The cow, nicknamed “Stormy,” escaped not once, but twice from a living nativity scene at the Old First Reformed United Church of Christ in Philadelph…

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Deadly Kansas City house fire now a homicide investigation, police say

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Deadly Kansas City house fire now a homicide investigation, police say

ABCNews.com(KANSAS CITY, Kan.) — A deadly fire that engulfed a home in Kansas City, Kansas, early Tuesday is now being investigated as a homicide, police said.The Kansas City, Kansas Police Department announced the homicide investigation via Twitter l…

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Suspended PBS host Tavis Smiley plans to ‘fight back’ against sexual misconduct allegations

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Suspended PBS host Tavis Smiley plans to ‘fight back’ against sexual misconduct allegations

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Talk show host Tavis Smiley pushed back against allegations of sexual misconduct after PBS suspended the distribution of his namesake show on Wednesday, citing “multiple, credible allegations of conduct” that it said were inconsis…

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Parents mourn son’s ‘senseless’ and ‘horrific’ death following alleged hazing incident at LSU fraternity

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Parents mourn son’s ‘senseless’ and ‘horrific’ death following alleged hazing incident at LSU fraternity

ABC News(NEW YORK) — The mother of the Louisiana State University student who died following an apparent hazing incident at a fraternity said she believes her son was murdered, telling ABC News, “Nobody can physically drink that much, you can’t, you h…

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Giant, human-sized penguins once roamed Earth, researchers say

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Giant, human-sized penguins once roamed Earth, researchers say

Gerald Mayr/Senckenberg Research Institute(WASHINGTON) — Giant penguins, standing over 6 feet tall and weighing more than 220 pounds, may have roamed Earth some 60 million years ago, according to new research.Scientists on Tuesday said they discovered…

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‘Exponential’ increase in school shooting drills since Sandy Hook

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‘Exponential’ increase in school shooting drills since Sandy Hook

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — The secretary at the Rancho Tehama Elementary School made a split-second decision on a Tuesday morning last month: to get all the children inside the building within seconds of hearing gunshots.”Because that c…

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Kentucky lawmaker kills himself days after being accused of molesting teen girl

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Kentucky lawmaker kills himself days after being accused of molesting teen girl

iStock/Thinkstock(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) — Kentucky state Rep. Dan Johnson took his own life on Wednesday afternoon after being publicly accused of molesting a teen girl, according to ABC affiliate WHAS in Louisville.An expansive expose published Monday by …

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Video of child cuffed at gunpoint ‘makes me physically nauseous,’ police chief says

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Video of child cuffed at gunpoint ‘makes me physically nauseous,’ police chief says

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A police department in Michigan has launched an internal investigation into a recent incident in which an 11-year-old girl was handcuffed at gunpoint.
The Grand Rapids Police Department on Tuesday released footage from bo…

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Advocacy groups sue US military for sexual assault records

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Advocacy groups sue US military for sexual assault records

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) —  Two advocacy groups are suing the U.S. military for records pertaining to sexual assault and the military justice system.
Protect Our Defenders and the Connecticut Veterans Legal Center filed a lawsuit with a Conn…

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Feds investigating why student and driver couldn’t escape burning school bus in time

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Feds investigating why student and driver couldn’t escape burning school bus in time

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Why couldn’t a student and driver escape a bus that erupted into flames Tuesday? Federal investigators are heading to Iowa to try to answer that very question.
The incident occurred Tuesday morning in the farm town of Oak…

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