National park rangers are searching for a hiker who went missing in Sequoia National Park.
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Schanda Handley was at home with her daughter and a neighbor when two men showed up at the door, dressed in what looked like blue uniforms from an appliance store. They had a carpet steamer and asked Handley if they could demonstrate it for her. When she said no, the men forced their way into her house at gunpoint, put a hood over her head and handcuffed her and her neighbor, she said. Then they pushed Handley into a van and drove off, leaving Handley’s 14-year-old daughter and the neighbor behi
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Chris Ardoin was the headliner for a Zydeco music festival that attracted thousands.
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We were almost there.
- Washington Examiner
A federal judge in New York issued a judgment of forfeiture on Friday allowing authorities to seize an oil tanker used to ferry petroleum to North Korea in violation of international sanctions, the Justice Department announced.
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Baseball's trade deadline is behind us and with two months left to go, a look at which teams have the best shot at a title.
- South Florida Sun Sentinel
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The final number of dead in the Surfside condo collapse was devastating: 98 lives lost. But at one point it seemed the number could go much higher. On June 29, five days after the collapse, the number of missing was pegged at more than 150 people. It appeared likely that most would be found dead in the rubble. A number of factors account for the difference, police say. ...
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"Never in a million years did I think our justice system was like this," one mother said. "Never did I think that judges were doing this and getting away with it."
- Business Insider
A Trump supporter was arrested after a church prayer group member sent texts to the FBI that showed him inside the Capitol Building on Jan. 6
Glenn Allen Brooks texted selfies of himself inside the Capitol to a church prayer chat group, according to a DOJ criminal complaint.
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When the giant cargo ship began to tip over off the Georgia coast, harbor pilot Jonathan Tennant found himself on his side, screaming orders in the darkness while flying debris that felt like gravel pelted him. After much of the Golden Ray slipped into the sea, crew members feared they would perish if they stayed on the ship — but they also could die if they attempted perilous climbs and dangerous leaps to reach the ocean. Tennant and about two dozen crew members on board were rescued and survived.
- The Daily Beast
Baltimore County Police DepartmentFor about a year, a Baltimore woman allegedly drove a car with a gruesome secret: the dead body of her 7-year-old niece stashed in a suitcase in the trunk. Then in May she allegedly cracked the trunk’s lid to dump the body of her 5-year-old nephew beside it.It wasn’t until months later that police discovered the decomposing bodies of siblings Joshlyn Marie James Johnson and Larry Darnell O’Neal.Baltimore County Police said in a statement Thursday night that they
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The Yankees were not just serious about left-handed power, they were set on improving their pitching too. In the final hour before the 4 p.m. trade deadline, the Yankees acquired left-handed starter Andrew Heaney from the Angles to improve their pitching depth. A team source confirmed the report from The Athletic. As has been the theme for the Yankees this trade season, GM Brian Cashman got ...
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Survivors of heinous crimes deserve to have their day in court, but the bankruptcy proceedings essentially shut down future lawsuits against the BSA.
- The Guardian
Smoke, closed businesses and constant worry have changed life for those living with disaster on their doorstep A Cal Fire engine navigates along Hwy 70 near the burn zone of the Dixie fire on Thursday, 22 July, 2020 in Plumas County, California. Photograph: Peter DaSilva/UPI/REX/Shutterstock The Dixie fire was consuming vast swaths of land in the Sierra Nevada foothills, but in the nearby valley city of Chico, California, it was a typical summer day. The temperature had already climbed past 102F
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If the Cubs and White Soxs opposite trajectories werent already clear, two deadline deals between the crosstown rivals hammered home the difference
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Jose Altuve got the last laugh against the Giants and their fans on Friday night.
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
Letters to the Editor: Today's anti-vaxxers and anti-maskers would not have done well during World War II
During World War II, Americans were told to sacrifice some basic freedoms for the common good. Today, people invoke patriotism to avoid masking and vaccinating.
- Detroit Free Press
The Detroit Tigers made their first trade ahead of Friday's 4 p.m. deadline, sending left-handed reliever Daniel Norris to the Milwaukee Brewers.
- NBC Sports Boston
The 2021 MLB trade deadline has passed. Let's take a look at how the Red Sox and the rest of the league did.
Footage shows a 'frustrated' contractor using an excavator to wreck a new apartment complex over unpaid work
The contractor from Blumberg, Germany, caused $600,000 worth of damage because he claimed the building's developer owed him $5.8 million, reports say.
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The longtime former head of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany says the diocese covered up sexual abuse by priests for decades and protected clergy by sending them to private treatment instead of calling police. Bishop Howard Hubbard, who ran the diocese in New York's Capital District from 1977 to 2014 and has himself been accused of sexual abuse, made the admission in a statement issued through his lawyer to the Albany Times-Union in response to questions from the newspaper. The Times Union reported Hubbard's statement on Saturday.