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Charlotte woman at the center of ‘viral racist rant' turns herself in

Charlotte woman at the center of ‘viral racist rant' turns herself in

In video of the October 19 incident that went viral, Westwood, dubbed "South Park Susan" by the media, taunted, threatened, and mocked sisters Leisa and Mary Garris as they waited for AAA assistance a...

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Woman Turns Herself In After Being Filmed Harassing Black Sisters Awaiting AAA

Woman Turns Herself In After Being Filmed Harassing Black Sisters Awaiting AAA

She was transferred to the Brunswick County Sheriff's Department, where she was served with an outstanding misdemeanor warrant for misuse of the 911 system, in addition to four criminal summonses, acc...

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Accused Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' faces USA trial

Accused Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' faces USA trial

Lawyers for Guzman said in a motion last week that they needed more time to review more than 14,000 pages documents, largely related to key witnesses expected to testify against their client, that p...

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Cops: 'Sociopath' Kid Strangled Mom After Fight Over Grades

Cops: 'Sociopath' Kid Strangled Mom After Fight Over Grades

WKMG reported that authorities sensed something was amiss and interviewed Ramos' two 17-year-old friends, Dylan Ceglarek and Brian Porras, who reportedly admitted to helping Ramos stage the burglary ...

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Will & Grace's Debra Messing Slams NBC for Airing 'Disgusting, Racist' Political Ad

The ad drew a comparison between Bracamontes and the thousands of migrants who are now fleeing Central America and making their way to the United States-Mexico border (aka the "caravan"). " CNN has m...

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First 1,000 Troops Deployed to Southern Border

First 1,000 Troops Deployed to Southern Border

Military officials say the new facilities will help prevent illegal entry into the US and speed up deportations of apprehended migrants. "I saw that attractive barbed wire going up". According to ...

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Trump cites N. Korea's invitation of worldwide inspectors as progress toward denuclearization

Trump cites N. Korea's invitation of worldwide inspectors as progress toward denuclearization

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo plans to meet with North Korean official Kim Yong Chol next week to discuss details of a potential second summit between Kim and U.S. "I expect we'll make some real p...

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Newlyweds killed in helicopter crash while leaving their wedding

Newlyweds killed in helicopter crash while leaving their wedding

KSAT reported that Will Byler, his wife, Bailee Ackerman Byler, and their pilot all died. "We celebrated their fairy tale wedding and they were surrounded by their family and friends as they flew ...

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Racist robocall targets Abrams and Oprah as Trump heads to Georgia

Racist robocall targets Abrams and Oprah as Trump heads to Georgia

Winfrey, 64, hit the campaign trail with Abrams this week, knocking on doors and delivering a stirring speech encouraging Black and minority voters to head to the polls ahead of next week's mid-term...

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Australian man who swallowed slug on a dare dies at 28

Australian man who swallowed slug on a dare dies at 28

One evening in 2010, Sam Ballard (then 19) was socialising with friends in the backyard of his home in the North Shore area of Sydney, Australia, drinking red wine, having a laugh and "trying to act l...

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Last words of Sydney man who died after eating slug for dare

He said: "We were sitting, having a bit of a red wine appreciation night, trying to act as grown-ups and a slug came crawling across". After some banter, the then 19-year-old ate it. His close friends...

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China president vows to boost imports, raps protectionism

China president vows to boost imports, raps protectionism

Nearly half of companies surveyed in June by the European Chamber of Commerce in China said they missed out on business opportunities due to regulatory barriers or market access restrictions, and they...

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Trump, Republicans see larger Senate majority as midterm win

Trump, Republicans see larger Senate majority as midterm win

The comments suggest that Trump has grown less optimistic about the GOP's chances of retaining control of the House, where Republicans are facing greater headwinds than in the Senate . Republican...

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At least 15 killed in China highway crash

At least 15 killed in China highway crash

However, according to China's Xinhua news, the lorry driver told authorities his brakes failed as he travelled down a hill towards the toll station. According to authorities more than 58,000 people ...

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Pope Decries Attack on Christian Worshippers in Egypt

Pope Decries Attack on Christian Worshippers in Egypt

The ministry published photographs purporting to show the dead bodies of the militants and said the men had opened fire when security forces surrounded them. Pope Francis has decried the attack on pi...

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Irish PM: Brexit is undermining N. Ireland's peace accord

Irish PM: Brexit is undermining N. Ireland's peace accord

Brexit negotiations are continuing, Communities Secretary James Brokenshire has insisted amid reports that major concessions had been made by Brussels. However, Downing Street has since poured cold w...

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New Caledonia likely to reject independence

New Caledonia likely to reject independence

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe is set to meet with New Caledonian officials Monday to discuss the political future of the territory of 270,000 people. Residents were asked to vote "yes" or "no...

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Elementary School Teachers In Idaho Dress As Trump’s Border Wall For Halloween

Elementary School Teachers In Idaho Dress As Trump’s Border Wall For Halloween

KTVB reported that 14 Middleton School District staff members have been placed on paid administrative leave after the Halloween photos were posted to the school district Facebook page . "We are ...

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Egyptian security forces kill 19 militants in desert shootout

Egyptian security forces kill 19 militants in desert shootout

The ministry published photographs purporting to show the dead bodies of the militants and said the men had opened fire when security forces surrounded them. More than 100 people have died in a series...

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Comedian Pete Davidson criticized for mocking injured veteran on SNL

Comedian Pete Davidson criticized for mocking injured veteran on SNL

But the bit he kept - making fun of Republican Dan Crenshaw's war injury - might have been the better clip for the cutting room floor. After several surgeries, some sight was restored in the right e...

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Saudi Prince Alwaleed - Khashoggi probe will exonerate leader

Saudi Prince Alwaleed - Khashoggi probe will exonerate leader

The leak of the details coincides with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's statement in which he said he believed that the order to kill the journalist came from the "highest levels" of the Saudi state...

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Sister Patricia Fox arrives at Naia on way out of PH

Sister Patricia Fox arrives at Naia on way out of PH

She has also been a critic of the president's violent crackdown on the drug trade. "There's been a culture of impunity for a long time but it's getting worse", she said. The 79-year-old was kicked o...

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Two light planes collide mid-air over Ottawa

Two light planes collide mid-air over Ottawa

In a statement, a spokesperson for Ottawa Paramedic Service said one person who was in the downed aircraft was pronounced dead at the scene. Two planes have collided in mid-air over Ottawa , Cana...

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Bahrain opposition chief jailed for life over Qatar spy case

Bahrain opposition chief jailed for life over Qatar spy case

Sheikh Ali Salman, who headed the now-banned Al-Wefaq movement, and two of his aides had been acquitted by the high criminal court in June, a verdict the public prosecution appealed, AFP reported. Bah...

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Brooklyn Synagogue Cancels Event After 'Kill All Jews' Graffiti Found Inside

Brooklyn Synagogue Cancels Event After 'Kill All Jews' Graffiti Found Inside

The audience made up of about 200 people was sent home shortly after Glazer, the star of Comedy Central's Broad City , was to start interviewing activists and politicians at the synagogue's theater...

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Former President Obama speaks at rally for Florida Democrats on November 2

Former President Obama speaks at rally for Florida Democrats on November 2

Abrams' campaign wasn't impressed, and in a statement Saturday morning suggested Kemp's harsh words were undermined by his behavior on the trail and his scheduled embrace of Trump at a rally on Sunday...

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Girl Scouts, woman killed in Wisconsin hit-and-run crash

Girl Scouts, woman killed in Wisconsin hit-and-run crash

The Eau Claire Leader-Telegram reported that the group of about 16 girls had split into two smaller groups to pick up trash along the highway, part of a service project they conducted each fall and ...

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Netanyahu decries writer's death, stresses Saudi stability

Netanyahu decries writer's death, stresses Saudi stability

Israel on Friday condemned the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, but said cooperating with Riyadh against Iran was a greater priority. Netanyahu didn't sp...

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Indonesia extends search for Lion Air victims, debris

Indonesia extends search for Lion Air victims, debris

The search and rescue agency (Basarnas) confirmed his death today but did not give a specific cause. An Indonesian rescue diver has died in a search operation for a jet that crashed early this week ...

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Melania Trump racked up $95,000 Cairo hotel bill for six hour stay

Melania Trump racked up $95,000 Cairo hotel bill for six hour stay

First lady Melania Trump racked up a $US95,000 bill at a hotel in Cairo during her trip to Africa last month. In a mere six hours, she cost tax payers $95,050 for a room she didn't even sleep in at th...

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