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White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers

Wednesday. "I think it's safe to say that every day is National Police Day at the Department of Justice", Fox began. President John F. Kennedy first proclaimed May 15th to be Peace Officers Memorial Day in 1962. "It hits home because this could happen to any one of us", Robinson said. Law enforcement from the Greensboro, High Point and Gibsonville police departments were there as well as the Guilford County Sheriff's Office and the North Carolina Highway Patrol. Read More

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MATTERS OF FAITH: Remember to honor your mother

MATTERS OF FAITH: Remember to honor your mother

Anna Jarvis is credited with launching Mother's Day in the United States. Then why not celebrate her existence in the world every day and not only one day. That includes paid maternity and paternity leave, sick leave, accommodations for workers who are pregnant, good health care, affordable child care, flexibility at work, equal pay, and a decent minimum wage. Read More

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Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 7

Saucedo also allegedly shot at a 21-year-old man and his nephew while they were sitting in their auto on July 11 , 2016, but neither was injured. "Today is a good day in the city of Phoenix ", Mayor Greg Stanton said on Monday (8 May). While investigating the street shootings, police compared evidence from the freeway shootings. Investigators believe that the crime spree began on August 12 when shots were fired into a home. Read More

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Teen 'owns up to' tossing 68-year-old woman in Florida pool

Teen 'owns up to' tossing 68-year-old woman in Florida pool

One girl who was at the party said the boy didn't slam Ms. James on the ground on goal. "The kid just has not evolved yet into what you're supposed to be as a human being". A cell phone video shows Nancy James asking people in North Lauderdale to turn the music down. The teen could face battery charges against an elderly person and was taken to the Broward Regional Juvenile Facility, the Miami Herald reported . Read More

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Phoenix serial killer suspect Aaron Saucedo is arrested

Phoenix serial killer suspect Aaron Saucedo is arrested

A tip from the community led investigators to Aaron Saucedo, 23, and detectives were able to link him to the string of attacks by analyzing ballistics evidence, surveillance video and witness statements, police said. Police arrested Saucedo last in connection with a separate 2015 killing. Castro said she was happy a suspect has been arrested but sad because it does not mean her son will come back. Read More

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British Columbia ruling Liberals set to win election - polling group

NDP Leader John Horgan is scheduled to spend the last day of the campaign travelling around Metro Vancouver. "I'm appealing to those who are uncomfortable with the direction of the leadership of the B.C. - Tempers flared as Liberal party supporters clashed with protesters who confronted Clark while she toured the downtown streets of Sidney. At one point, a man holding a homemade sign who wasn't affiliated with the teachers yelled at Clark, "You are a plutocrat!" Clark spoke for almost 10 ... Read More

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J&K: Two Civilians, Two Policemen Killed In Militant Attack In Kulgam

J&K: Two Civilians, Two Policemen Killed In Militant Attack In Kulgam

One civilian and one police officer also were injured in the shootout, he said. Seven people, including four policemen, were injured. The injured police personnel have been admitted to Army base hospital. Anti-India sentiment runs deep in the predominantly Muslim Kashmir valley, one of the world's most heavily militarised areas, where most people favour independence or a merger with Pakistan. Read More

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Happy Cinco De Mayo! Five things you didn't know

Happy Cinco De Mayo! Five things you didn't know

However, it's even more tacky when companies try to take advantage of the holiday to sell products using stereotypes. Why not celebrate some the holiday by toasting 15 celebrities of Mexican descent! However, at least two major Hispanic groups were skeptical of his claims that President Trump has prioritized the Latino community. Read More

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Tax Reform Delay Will Harm US Economy: CEOs

The percentage of the increase, the association noted, is more than half a percentage point below the 2 percent property tax cap. The sweeping tax overhaul plans from President Donald Trump and House Republicans attempt to address an enduring mystery of the economic recovery: Why are USA businesses, flush with cash, so unwilling to spend it? There is little partisan difference in self-reported attentiveness to the plan. Read More

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In age change, artists over 50 among Turner Prize finalists

In age change, artists over 50 among Turner Prize finalists

One of Britain's leading contemporary painters, Anderson takes inspiration from his youth in Birmingham's African-Caribbean community and visits to Trinidad. The Bristol show centred on larger-than-life cut-outs of 100 colourful figures - 17th Century African slave servants brought to Europe. She adds that "he's also talked about his work as a fascination with painting, and painting as being a constant battle, which you can see in the way that he is working with painting as a practice and ... Read More

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Gluten-free diet may be bad for your health, experts say

Gluten-free diet may be bad for your health, experts say

If anyone googles 'Is gluten bad?' after a long explanation which involves the term 'coeliac disease, ' you'll find the answer is no. Gluten is only unsafe for those who have an allergy to gluten or suffer of the already mentioned coeliac disease; a genetically linked autoimmune illness in which the small bowel becomes inflamed and leaky by gluten, resulting in anaemia, weight loss, diarrhoea and osteoporosis. Read More

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Federal spending plan reimburses New York City for Trump security

Members are expected to vote on the new bill this week. "We are getting to a place where these businesses need to plan and worry that they won't be able to survive". The other $60 million will reimburse localities like New York City and Florida's Palm Beach County in "recognition of the extraordinary costs borne by a small number of jurisdictions in which a residence of the president is located", according to the legislation as reported by the Times . Read More

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Antonio Conte warns rivals money is no guarantee of success

I have in my mind the starting 11 but tomorrow I want to check very well the physical consideration of every single player as our last game was an intense one and used energy. "It will be a great loss next season to lose a player like this". I was confident. I was seeing the team show a great will to win. Meanwhile, Wednesday's trip to Crystal Palace is a potential banana peel match as Palace are coming off of wins against Chelsea , Arsenal, and Liverpool and are on an awesome run of form. Read More

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Saturday Weather Outlook: Cooler With Thunderstorms

Saturday Weather Outlook: Cooler With Thunderstorms

Northeast wind 9 to 14 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy skies are expected for the rest of the day Saturday with highs temperatures only around 70. Southeast wind around 10 miles per hour. Overnight lows will drop to either side of 50 degrees. Chance of rain 50 percent. We'll have better chances for showers and storms Monday night as a cold front moves into the area late Monday and Tuesday . Read More

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Fatal Car Crashes are Increasing Due to Drugged Driving

Fatal Car Crashes are Increasing Due to Drugged Driving

Now in West Virginia, he told Hoppy Kercheval, only about 30 law enforcement officers have highly-detailed training in the identification of drugged driving. There were 18,493 crashes involving drugs from 2006 to 2015, according to traffic crash reports provided by the Michigan State Police . Zero tolerance policies prohibit driving with any amount of specified drugs in the system; Driving Under the Influence of Drugs laws make it illegal to drive while impaired by any drugs; and Per Se ... Read More

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Denim Day promotes awareness about sexual assault

Denim Day promotes awareness about sexual assault

Wednesday is called Denim Day because almost 20 years ago, an Italian court overturned a rape conviction. April 26, 2017 , Wisconsinites will wear denim for Denim Day, to advocate for victims of sexual assault. The story of Denim Day's inspiration comes from a case in Italy in which a rape conviction was overturned due to the court believing the victim's tight jeans were a sign that she must have assisted her rapist in removing the denim which ultimately led them to the belief that ... Read More

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Bilic unsure of West Ham chances

But Adrian could now be in line for a dramatic recall as Bilic attempts to plug the holes in a defence which has let in more goals than rock-bottom Sunderland this season. "They did brilliantly, I told them to be proud of themselves and to use this pattern as a motivation to boost their confidence for the remainder of the season". Read More

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Organ donation awareness event set for April 24

Organ donation awareness event set for April 24

Approximately 54 percent of the US adult population are registered organ, eye and tissue donors, and 34 percent of Alabamians are registered. The public is encouraged to wear those colors as part of National Donate Life month . "We're looking for an opportunity to promote organ donation in Luzerne County, where the donor designation rate is lower than the state average". Being a donor and giving the gift of life to others is a way to somehow make sense of something that is senseless in terms ... Read More

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Tennessee girl safe, teacher arrested near California cabin

The man who tipped off authorities and led them to a former Tennessee teacher accused of kidnapping his 15-year-old student said there were "clues" that made him suspicious of the pair. Tad Cummins was Elizabeth Thomas's teacher. After Thomas' father filed a missing-child report and told investigators he feared his daughter was with Cummins, detectives subpoenaed Cummins' financial records and learned that Cummins had taken out a $4,500 loan against his vehicle. Read More

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