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Man fulfills dream, becomes firefighter

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 20:05

'King of the coal' Robert Murray dies at the age of 80

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 19:06
Robert "Bob" Murray, known in the industry as the king of coal, died due to complications from lung disease early Sunday morning surrounded by his family in the Ohio Valley, his lawyer Michael Shaheen told CNN.

Supreme Court rejects Democratic attempt to extend Wisconsin mail-in voting deadline

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 18:12
A divided Supreme Court said Monday that mail-in ballots in Wisconsin could be counted only if they are received by Election Day.

Body found at scene of fire, police say

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 18:05

Fan mugged, hurt during LSU game

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 18:05

Top Fort Hood general asks for information after officers allege misconduct on base

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 14:11
The top commanding general at Fort Hood army base in Texas has taken the unusual step of posting a message on Facebook asking seven anonymous noncommissioned officers (NCOs) to give him details of misconduct allegations they described in a news article.

Columbus, Ohio, to vote on paying $475,000 to officer who says police force discriminates against its own

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 13:30
The Columbus City Council is slated to vote Monday on a $475,000 settlement with an African American policeman after the officer, a 28-year veteran, says he faced retaliation for reporting racism and other misconduct by a superior.

He accidentally purchased an extra lottery ticket online -- and won $2 million

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 13:19
A happy accident led to a Michigan man winning two $1 million prizes in the lottery.

Homeland Security agencies prepare for civil unrest amid heightened tensions nationwide

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 13:10
Two of the Department of Homeland Security's immigration enforcement agencies are preparing for the possibility of more civil unrest amid a contentious election, according to officials, part of a concerted effort by federal and local authorities to prepare for large-scale protests.

Analysis: Jared Kushner's very revealing comment on Black Americans' desire for success

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 13:06
The comment was remarkably revealing despite its simplicity.

American plans 737 Max tours and Q&A sessions

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 10:10
American Airlines plans to convince passengers that the 737 Max is safe to fly. So it's considering tours and giving potential customers the chance to ask questions of the airline's pilots and mechanics.

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