Richard Gonzales

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Attack On Saudi Oil Facilities Makes Oil Prices Spike

Monday, September 16, 2019

It's the largest one-day surge in crude prices in years. Yemen's Iranian-backed Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for the strikes, but the U.S. says Iran played a key role. Iran denies involvement.

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Missouri AG Refers 12 Ex-Priests For Prosecution Of Suspected Sexual Abuse

Friday, September 13, 2019

An investigation that looked back to 1945 identified 163 cases of abuse. However, many of the alleged offenders are now dead or the statute of limitations on their alleged crimes has passed.

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New York AG Says Sacklers Transferred $1B From Pharma Accounts To Themselves

Friday, September 13, 2019

The revelation comes after almost two dozen states reached a tentative settlement with the maker of OxyContin.

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Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration Asylum Restrictions

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The Supreme Court says the Trump administration can begin denying asylum requests from migrants arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Supreme Court Allows Government To Curtail Asylum Requests During Legal Fight

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The administration scores a victory in its efforts to reduce the number of asylum applicants presenting themselves at the U.S. southern border.

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Mass Stampede At Iraqi Shia Shrine Kills More Than 30 Pilgrims

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

The stampede occurred during a procession commemorating the death of the Prophet Muhammad's grandson in the year 680.

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NOAA Contradicts Weather Service, Backs Trump On Hurricane Threat In Alabama

Friday, September 06, 2019

In the escalating debate over weather projections, meteorologists fear their credibility is at stake.

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After Days-Long Delay, Hurricane Dorian Finally Makes It Ashore In N.C.

Friday, September 06, 2019

With maximum sustained winds of about 90 mph, Dorian was a Category 1 storm when its eye crossed over Cape Hatteras. It is now moving northeast at 24 mph.

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Oakland Jury Acquits 1 'Ghost Ship' Fire Defendant, Jury Hung On 2nd Defendant

Friday, September 06, 2019

The verdict is a setback for prosecutors, who last year had initially accepted pleas of no contest to manslaughter charges. But victims' families objected to that outcome.

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'It's Very Dangerous': Dorian Drenches Carolinas As Eye Churns Offshore

Thursday, September 05, 2019

The Category 2 hurricane is just off the coast, and its heavy winds and rains are hammering the Southeast. "If you don't need to be out," South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster says, "don't go out."

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Texas Inmate Executed For Killing An Elderly Mother And Daughter In 2003

Thursday, September 05, 2019

Billy Jack Crutsinger, 64, was the 14th inmate executed in the U.S. this year and the fifth in Texas. That state has 10 other executions scheduled for 2019.

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Bahamas Death Toll From Hurricane Dorian Rises To 20

Wednesday, September 04, 2019

The Bahamas health minister announced the higher death toll late Wednesday, as Dorian continued shadowing the U.S. East Coast.

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Appeals Court Reverses Gun Conviction In Kate Steinle Killing

Friday, August 30, 2019

A state appellate court rules that a trial judge failed to give the jury proper instructions on a legal theory that would have favored the defendant.

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Autopsy Of Los Angeles Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs Reveals Opioids And Alcohol

Friday, August 30, 2019

The Skaggs family released a statement suggesting that an Angels employee may have supplied the pitcher with the drugs that killed him.

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Hurricane Dorian Grows Into Category 4 Storm As It Heads Toward Bahamas, U.S.

Friday, August 30, 2019

Forecasters warn, "Dorian is anticipated to remain an extremely dangerous major hurricane ... into next week. Florida and Georgia have declared emergencies along the wide possible path of the storm.

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Another Nevada County Warns 'Storm Area 51' Seekers To Stay Home

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Local community leaders say their towns are not equipped to handle thousands of visitors expected to attend events near an old Cold War test site alleged to harbor secrets about UFOs.

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'Jeopardy!' Host Alex Trebek Back At Work Following Chemotherapy

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Trebek actually began taping the 36th season of the TV show in July.

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Hurricane Dorian Expected To Hit Florida Coast With 130 MPH Winds On Labor Day

Thursday, August 29, 2019

"There is an increasing likelihood of life-threatening storm surge along portions of the Florida east coast" on Labor Day weekend, the National Hurricane Center says.

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Florida Governor Declares State Of Emergency As Hurricane Dorian Gains Force

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

In the next few days, Dorian's winds could top 115 mph — making it a Category 3 storm — the National Hurricane Center says.

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Tropical Storm Dorian Puts Puerto Rico On Hurricane Watch; Florida Also In Path

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

The longer-range forecast calls for Dorian to reach Florida over the weekend.

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