Doreen McCallister

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4 More Prisoners Leave Guantanamo In Waning Days Of Obama Administration

Friday, January 06, 2017

The four released detainees are from Yemen and have been accepted by Saudi Arabia. They were never charged and had been at the Guantanamo Bay prison for more than 14 years.

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Osama Bin Laden's Son Hamza Added To U.S. Terror Blacklist

Friday, January 06, 2017

The State Department on Thursday announced that Hamza bin Laden has been added to its Specially Designated Global Terrorist list. The action also imposes sanctions on the son of Osama bin Laden.

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Macy's To Close Stores, Cut Jobs Amid Weak Holiday Sales

Thursday, January 05, 2017

The department store chain says it's eliminating more than 10,000 jobs and will proceed with plans to close 68 stores that are part of 100 closings announced in August.

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ISIS Claims Responsibility In Turkish Nightclub Attack; U.S. Man Among The Wounded

Monday, January 02, 2017

In a statement, the Islamic State said it was responsible for the shooting attack that killed at least 39 people on Sunday. The State Department confirms a Delaware businessman is among the wounded.

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Creator Of Red Solo Cup, Robert Hulseman, Dies At 84

Friday, December 30, 2016

You might not know Robert Hulseman by name but there is a good chance you've held his invention. It's the go-to drinking vessel for picnics, parties and keggers.

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Major Snow Storm Moves East After Hitting The Great Plains

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Blowing and drifting snow continue to be a problem for travelers in the northern Great Plains. Forecasters say the harsh weather is moving east into the Great Lakes and New England.

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Trump Aide Changes His Mind, Won't Serve As Communications Director

Monday, December 26, 2016

Jason Miller said the job would be too demanding and that his growing family was more important. He and his wife are expecting their second child next month.

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LA Legal Defense Fund Created To Aid Immigrants Facing Deportation

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Officials in Los Angeles on Monday unveiled a $10 million fund to provide legal services. They say they want the fund set up before Donald Trump becomes president.

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2 Suspects Sought In Bourbon Street Shooting That Killed 1, Injured 9

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Police in New Orleans are searching for two male suspects in a deadly shooting early Sunday morning in the heart of the city's famous French Quarter.

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U.S. Service Member Dies In Syria After Roadside Bomb Explodes

Friday, November 25, 2016

In a statement, the Pentagon announced on Thursday that an American service member in Syria died from injuries suffered in an IED blast. The victim's name has not been released yet.

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Tenn. School Bus Crash Claims Another Victim As A 6th Child Dies

Thursday, November 24, 2016

The driver, Johnthony Walker, 24, was charged on Monday with five counts of vehicular homicide. Chattanooga police say he will now be charged with a sixth, after a hospitalized child died.

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Tsunami Warning Lifted After Earthquake Off Japan's Coast

Monday, November 21, 2016

The Japan Meteorological Agency says Tuesday's magnitude 7.4 quake triggered moderate tsunamis. Seven hours after the quake, all tsunami warnings and advisories were canceled.

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Plane Carrying GOP VP Nominee Mike Pence Skids Off LaGuardia Runway

Friday, October 28, 2016

Investigators were looking into why the charter jet carrying the Indiana governor and more than 40 other people slid off the runway Thursday night while landing at New York's LaGuardia Airport.

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No Teachers Strike; Classes As Usual For Chicago Public Schools Students

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

A tentative deal between the Chicago Teachers Union and the nation's third-largest school district was agreed to shortly before picket lines were scheduled to go up early Tuesday morning.

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Wells Fargo CEO Discusses Secret-Accounts Scandal In Senate Hearing

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

CEO John Stumpf apologized for betraying customers' trust in a hearing by the Senate Banking Committee to answer questions about Wells Fargo employees opening unauthorized customer accounts.

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Obama Designates 1st Marine National Monument In The Atlantic Ocean

Thursday, September 15, 2016

The Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument off the coast of New England is the size of Connecticut and has been called an "underwater Yellowstone" and "a deep sea Serengeti."

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Chelsea Manning Ends Hunger Strike; Army Agrees To Gender-Affirming Surgery

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Manning, a transgender soldier imprisoned in Kansas for leaking classified data to WikiLeaks, says the U.S. Army has agreed to allow her to get medical treatment for her gender dysphoria.

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Bubble Wrap Pops Mistaken For Gunfire; 3 Pa. Schools Locked Down

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Valley Forge Military Academy, Eastern University and Cabrini University were locked down after a 911 call reported possible gunfire. Officials say it was most likely plastic cushioning being popped.

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Eddie Antar, Who Started The Crazy Eddie Chain With 'Insane!' Prices, Dies At 68

Monday, September 12, 2016

He took the electronics chain from one store in Brooklyn, N.Y., to — at its height — 43 stores in four states. Antar went to prison for racketeering and stock fraud, but his conviction was overturned.

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Proceedings To Begin For 4th Baltimore Officer Charged In Freddie Gray's Death

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Pre-trial motions begin Tuesday morning in the trial of Lt. Brian Rice, who's charged with manslaughter, assault, reckless endangerment and misconduct in last year's death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray.

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