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  • Tsunami watch issued for Hawaii after 8.2M quake hits Alaska
    A tsunami warning was issued for parts of Alaska after a large earthquake struck the peninsulaByThe Associated PressJuly 29, 2021, 9:37 AM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articlePERRYVILLE, Alaska -- A tsunami warning was issued for parts of Alaska after a large earthquake struck the peninsula.The U.S.... Read more
    Source: ABC - National Published on: 2021-07-29 By The Associated Press
  • Cuomo questions neutrality of AG investigators
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo has projected confidence that he’ll ultimately be exonerated of allegations of sexual harassmentBy MARINA VILLENEUVE Associated PressJuly 26, 2021, 10:42 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleNEW YORK -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo projected confidence Monday that he'll ultimately be exonerated of allegations of sexual... Read more
    Source: ABC - National Published on: 2021-07-26 By MARINA VILLENEUVE Associated Press
  • Black leaders rally to preserve cemetery next to skate park
    Black community leaders are calling on an Atlanta-area city to preserve a cemetery for African Americans that they say is under threat from a city-approved skate parkBy SUDHIN THANAWALA Associated PressJuly 26, 2021, 10:14 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleNEWNAN, Ga. -- Black community leaders are... Read more
    Source: ABC - National Published on: 2021-07-26 By SUDHIN THANAWALA Associated Press
  • Gunman in California shooting had domestic violence arrests
    LOS ANGELES -- A California sheriff’s deputy was fatally shot this weekend when his SWAT team tried to rescue people held hostage inside a San Joaquin Valley home by a man armed with an AK-47-style rifle and a handgun, authorities said Monday.Four other people were also killed in the shootout,... Read more
    Source: ABC - National Published on: 2021-07-26 By STEFANIE DAZIO Associated Press
  • Family: Last victim ID'd in Florida condo building collapse
    A relative says the last victim of the Florida building collapse has been identifiedBy KELLI KENNEDY Associated PressJuly 26, 2021, 9:58 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- The final victim of the condo building collapse in Florida has been identified, a relative said... Read more
    Source: ABC - National Published on: 2021-07-26 By KELLI KENNEDY Associated Press
  • 75-year-old hit with Taser says officer put knee on his neck
    A 75-year-old man who suffered a cascade of health problems after a Colorado police officer used a Taser on him without warning has filed a federal lawsuit accusing the officer of also putting a knee on his neckBy COLLEEN SLEVIN Associated PressJuly 26, 2021, 9:31 PM• 4 min readShare to... Read more
    Source: ABC - National Published on: 2021-07-26 By COLLEEN SLEVIN Associated Press
  • Winds stoke California's largest fire as blazes scorch West
    INDIAN FALLS, Calif. -- Erratic winds and the potential for dry lightning added to the challenges facing firefighters battling California’s largest wildfire, one of numerous blazes burning Monday across the U.S. West.Over the weekend, the massive Dixie Fire merged with the smaller Fly Fire and tore through the remote Northern... Read more
    Source: ABC - National Published on: 2021-07-26 By The Associated Press
  • Alabama officer getting paid after murder conviction resigns
    An Alabama police officer who remained on his city’s payroll for two months after being convicted of murder has resigned from the Huntsville Police DepartmentByThe Associated PressJuly 24, 2021, 5:16 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleHUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- An Alabama police officer who remained on his... Read more
    Source: ABC - National Published on: 2021-07-24 By The Associated Press
  • Imprisoned 'Dating Game Killer' Alcala dies in California
    A prolific serial torture-slayer dubbed “The Dating Game Killer” has died while awaiting execution in CaliforniaBy DONALD THOMPSON Associated PressJuly 24, 2021, 8:31 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleSACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A prolific serial torture-slayer dubbed “The Dating Game Killer” died Saturday while awaiting execution in... Read more
    Source: ABC - National Published on: 2021-07-24 By DONALD THOMPSON Associated Press
  • Wildfires blasting through West draw states to lend support
    Out-of-state crews are heading to Montana to battle a blaze that injured five firefighters as the West struggles with a series of fires that have ravaged rural lands and destroyed homesBy NATHAN HOWARD Associated PressJuly 24, 2021, 8:41 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleBLY, Ore. --... Read more
    Source: ABC - National Published on: 2021-07-24 By NATHAN HOWARD Associated Press