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Worried daughter locates father in Puerto Rico with some help

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Worried daughter locates father in Puerto Rico with some help

ABC News(MIAMI) — ABC News reporters helped assure a worried daughter that her family in Puerto Rico is safe after she could not reach them in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Miami resident Tere Blanca sent ABC News reporters a video message Friday …

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Man armed with machete takes hostages at Tennessee bank

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Man armed with machete takes hostages at Tennessee bank

iStock/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, Tenn.) — Five people are being held hostage at a bank in Columbia, Tennessee, according to police.
The 54-year-old man entered a branch of Community First Bank & Trust armed with a machete on Friday, a spokesperson for …

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Man armed with machete takes hostages at Tennessee bank

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Man armed with machete takes hostages at Tennessee bank

iStock/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, Tenn.) — Five people are being held hostage at a bank in Columbia, Tennessee, according to police.
The 54-year-old man entered a branch of Community First Bank & Trust armed with a machete on Friday, a spokesperson for …

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Hostages released by man armed with machete at Tennessee bank

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Hostages released by man armed with machete at Tennessee bank

iStock/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, Tenn.) — All hostages have been released after a man entered a bank in Columbia, Tennessee, armed with a machete Friday afternoon, according to police. The 54-year-old man initially took nine people hostage at the Community…

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FAA faces partial shutdown as authorization approaches expiration

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FAA faces partial shutdown as authorization approaches expiration

YakobchukOlena/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The authority tasked with regulating the nation’s aviation industry is facing a partial shutdown as its authorization to do so expires next Saturday.To avoid such a shutdown of the Federal Aviation Admini…

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FAA faces partial shutdown as authorization approaches expiration

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FAA faces partial shutdown as authorization approaches expiration

YakobchukOlena/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The authority tasked with regulating the nation’s aviation industry is facing a partial shutdown as its authorization to do so expires next Saturday.To avoid such a shutdown of the Federal Aviation Admini…

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Inside alleged murder-for-hire plot that led to Texas veterinarian’s suicide and a man behind bars

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Inside alleged murder-for-hire plot that led to Texas veterinarian’s suicide and a man behind bars

aradaphotography/iStock/Thinkstock(RIVER OAKS, Texas) — Using an iPad, Valerie McDaniel started an audio diary to record her deepest thoughts. In her entries, the 48-year-old talked about her daughter, her dating adventures as a new divorcee — and a …

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Trump admin. ends Obama-era policy on campus sexual assault

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Trump admin. ends Obama-era policy on campus sexual assault

HsinJuHSU/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Following months of controversy, the Education Department said on Thursday it would end Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assaults.In a “dear colleague” letter, released in 2011, the Obama administration instruct…

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Caregiver pleads for aid for sick, elderly in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico

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Caregiver pleads for aid for sick, elderly in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico

ABC News(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — In Puerto Rico, nursing home caregiver Maria Ortiz is trying desperately to get ahead of the suffering her patients may face if she doesn’t get aid and supplies quickly for them.”We can’t let them die. We can’t let th…

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Sinkholes appear in central Florida neighborhood after Hurricane Irma’s heavy rains

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Sinkholes appear in central Florida neighborhood after Hurricane Irma’s heavy rains

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A pair of sinkholes have opened up in a central Florida neighborhood after hurricane Irma hit the state earlier this month.Tuesday morning, a huge sinkhole swallowed part of a home in Apopka, Florida, a city 18 miles nort…

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