Vanessa Romo

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Large Tornado Touches Down Near Kansas City; At Least 12 Injured

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

The massive tornado skirted the metropolitan area but struck several towns to the west of Kansas City, Kan., leaving damaged houses "for a mile in every direction."

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2 Killed, At Least 17 Others Injured In Japan Mass Stabbing

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

A knife-wielding man attacked a group of elementary school children as they were boarding a school bus at about 7:45 a.m. local time in the city of Kawasaki, according to news reports.

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'Tornado Outbreak' Devastates Ohio Communities With Winds Up To 140 MPH

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

The dangerous twisters, which began late Monday night, caused considerable damage. Dayton is now under a boil-water advisory.

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Colorado Caps Insulin Co-Pays At $100 For Insured Residents

Friday, May 24, 2019

A new law, signed by the governor earlier this week, is aimed at helping diabetics afford the lifesaving medication.

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Facebook Removed Nearly 3.4 Billion Fake Accounts In 6 Months

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Nearly all the phony accounts were caught by artificial intelligence and a boost in human monitoring. CEO Mark Zuckerberg said breaking up the company would make purging abusive accounts harder.

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Disabled Woman Who Gave Birth At Care Facility May Have Been Impregnated Before

Thursday, May 23, 2019

New documents filed on Wednesday allege that the woman was sexually assaulted multiple times. An exam after the birth of the child in December indicated she may have been pregnant before.

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Lawyer Who Handled Sept. 11 Victims Fund To Mediate Talks Between Bayer, Plaintiffs

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Kenneth Feinberg has been tapped to facilitate talks between the company's lawyers and plaintiffs' representatives over the next two weeks.

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U.S. Postal Service Tests Self-Driving Trucks

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

The two-week pilot program will put five autonomous semitrucks on the road, making the journey between Phoenix and Dallas.

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Dressbarn, Women's Clothing Chain, To Close All Stores

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

The company's CFO, Steven Taylor, called it a difficult decision but said the "chain has not been operating at an acceptable level of profitability in today's retail environment."

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Whitney Houston Hologram Tour And New Album In The Works 7 Years After Her Death

Monday, May 20, 2019

The mega-star sold tens of millions of records and had 11 No. 1 hits throughout her career. And in less than year, Houston, or at least a light-projected version of her, could be at it again.

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Oil Spill Seeping Into Gulf Of Mexico Contained After 14 Years, Coast Guard Says

Thursday, May 16, 2019

The Taylor Energy oil spill began after Hurricane Ivan triggered an underwater mudslide and caused the company's oil platform to topple and sink.

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Guatemalan Toddler Apprehended At U.S. Border Dies After Weeks In Hospital

Thursday, May 16, 2019

The child's mother informed federal agents that her 2 ½-year-old son was sick after they were taken into custody last month on the north bank of the Rio Grande in El Paso, Texas, U.S. officials say.

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Uber Drivers Are Not Employees, National Relations Board Rules. Drivers Saw It Coming

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

While the ruling may be disappointing for drivers, driver groups say they are not daunted. They will continue to pursue policies to regulate working conditions at the state and municipal levels.

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Ex-USC Coach Behind Fake Athletic Profiles In College Admissions Scam, Pleads Guilty

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Laura Janke had previously denied taking bribes for writing the phony biographies, but she is now the fourth corrupt coach to plead guilty. She's expected to testify against others in the case.

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New Zealand Girl Sends Prime Minister $5 'Bribe' To Fund Dragon Research

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

An 11-year-old sent Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern the seed money to launch studies about dragons and telekinesis. Why? So she can grow up to be a dragon trainer.

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After Backlash, Rhode Island School District Rolls Back 'Lunch Shaming' Policy

Friday, May 10, 2019

Warwick Public Schools reversed its decision to bar students with delinquent debt from access to hot lunch meals after it was met with anger. An outpouring of donations has since erased the debts.

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Severe Weather And Storms Pummel Southern States

Friday, May 10, 2019

Residents of southeastern Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi are bracing for a multiday barrage of dangerous heavy rain and flash flooding.

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Asia Bibi, Pakistani Christian Woman Acquitted Of Blasphemy, Arrives In Canada

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

After years of death threats, Bibi and her husband left their home country for Canada. She spent years on death row on charges of insulting the prophet Muhammad before her sentence was voided.

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Uber And Lyft Drivers Are Striking — And Call On Passengers To Boycott

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Strike organizers timed the action to draw attention to drivers' wage cuts and persistent job insecurity ahead of Uber's IPO on Friday, when the company's valuation may be as high as $91 billion.

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1 Student Killed, 8 Injured In Colorado School Shooting

Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Officials say one student was killed and eight were injured in a shooting at a STEM school in Highlands Ranch, Colo., a suburb of Denver. Two suspects are in custody.

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