Doreen McCallister

Doreen McCallister appears in the following:

Senate Confirms Ex-Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue As Agriculture Secretary

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Sonny Perdue grew up on a farm in central Georgia and has owned several agriculture companies. He is not associated with the food company Perdue or the poultry producer Perdue Farms.

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NYPD Deems Judge's Death 'Suspicious' After Leaning Toward Suicide

Monday, April 24, 2017

Sheila Abdus-Salaam, the first African-American woman to be appointed to New York's highest state court, the Court of Appeals, was found dead earlier this month in the Hudson River.

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'I Shot Them,' Suspect In Deadly Fresno Shootings Tells Police

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Kori Ali Muhammad, who is black, was arrested shortly after the rampage that left three white men dead, police in Fresno, Calif., said. He is also suspected in last week's killing of a security guard.

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George H.W. Bush Treated At Houston Hospital For Pneumonia

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

After treatment for a mild case of pneumonia at Methodist Hospital in Houston, the former president is being held there for observation while he regains his strength, spokesman Jim McGrath says.

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Bridal Couple Removed From United Airlines Flight Without Incident

Monday, April 17, 2017

A couple flying to Costa Rica for their wedding were removed from a flight on Saturday. The airline said the passengers repeatedly attempted to sit in upgraded seating that they did not purchase.

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First African-American Female Judge On New York's Top Court Found Dead

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Associate Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam was found dead on Wednesday in the Hudson River. She was the first African-American woman to be appointed to New York's Court of Appeals.

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'Rolling Stone' Settles Defamation Case With Former U.Va. Associate Dean

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Lawyers for the magazine have reached a confidential settlement with Nicole Eramo over a story about an alleged gang rape on the campus of the University of Virginia, according to The Washington Post.

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David Letterman's Mother, Dorothy Mengering, Dies At 95

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Dorothy Mengering became a hit with viewers when her son put her on his Late Show on CBS. She baked and appeared via satellite in her Indiana kitchen for a segment called "Guess Mom's Pies."

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Sergio García Bests Justin Rose To Win Masters, His First Major Championship

Monday, April 10, 2017

Before the sudden-death playoff, Spain's Sergio García trailed Englishman Justin Rose by 2 shots with 6 holes remaining. After Sunday's dramatic finish, it was García who was wearing the green jacket.

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Harrison Ford May Keep Flying, FAA Investigation Concludes

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

After actor Harrison Ford landed his small plane on a taxiway, rather than a runway, at John Wayne Airport in Orange County, Calif., in February, the FAA began looking into the incident.

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Louisiana Mother And Her 3-Year-Old Daughter Are Killed In Tornado

Monday, April 03, 2017

St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Maj. Ginny Higgins told The Associated Press that 38-year-old Francine Gotch and 3-year-old Nevaeh Alexander were pronounced dead at the scene.

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'Gong Show' Host Chuck Barris Dies; Game Show Creator Was 87

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Barris died of natural causes Tuesday at his home in Palisades, N.Y., according to publicist Paul Shefrin. Critics called Barris "The King of Schlock" or "The Baron of Bad Taste."

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NCAA Stunner: South Carolina Boots Duke From Tournament

Monday, March 20, 2017

Second-seed Duke was knocked out of the men's NCAA basketball tournament on Sunday by No. 7 seed South Carolina, 88-81.

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Mitch Seavey Wins Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, Sets 2 Records

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Seavey, who previously won the Iditarod in 2013 and 2004, became the fastest and the oldest musher to win the race. He also beat his son, defending champion Dallas Seavey.

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Out Like A Lion: Nor'easter Caps Last Days Of Winter With A Frosty Finale

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The storm swept through the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast on Tuesday, leaving more than 200,000 utility customers without power and some 6,000 canceled flights in its wake.

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Dozens Dead Or Missing In Landslide At Ethiopian Garbage Dump

Monday, March 13, 2017

People at the Koshe Garbage Landfill at the time of the collapse included scavengers looking for items to sell and people who rented homes at the site. More than 60 people are said to have died.

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Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade Organizer To Reconsider Ban On Gay Veterans Group

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Politicians said they would not attend the event after parade organizers voted to exclude a group of LGBTQ military veterans, saying their rainbow logo was too sexually suggestive.

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Grammy Award-Winning Latin Jazz Flutist Dave Valentin Dies At 64

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Valentin became one of the pre-eminent flutists in Latin jazz, known for his creative combination of fusion, pop and R&B. Valentin died Wednesday of complications from a stroke, his manager said.

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Female Workers Asked To Join In 'A Day Without A Woman' Protests

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

To show the economic importance of women, organizers are encouraging them to take the day off from paid and unpaid labor and not to shop — except at women and minority owned and small businesses.

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Waffle House Co-Founder Joe Rogers Sr. Dies At 97

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Joe Rogers Sr. and Tom Forkner opened the first Waffle House in 1955. Since then, the yellow Waffle House sign has become a familiar landmark in the Southeast.

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