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  • 13-year-old forced to walk nude down road as punishment, woman arrested

    Click here for updates on this story Dade City, FL (WFTS) — A Pasco woman was arrested after deputies say she made a 13-year-old girl walk down a Dade City road naked as punishment. The victim told deputies the woman, 34-year-old Rosalie Contreras, was mad at her for misbehaving, so she drove her to a remote location in Dade City and made her take off her clothes. She then made the girl get out of the car and walk naked […]

  • Norway stunned as warship sinks after collision

    (CNN) — A maritime blunder then a ruinous rescue attempt has left a multi-million dollar warship under NATO command almost entirely submerged in a Norwegian fjord. A large hole was torn into the side of KNM Helge Ingstad when it collided with a Malta-registered oil tanker, Sola TS, in the early hours of November 8. The frigate, one of five in the Scandinavian country’s navy, had been moving around inner fjords in western Norway for navigation training before it collided […]

  • Due to wildfires, California now has the most polluted cities in the world

    (CNN) — Due to the wildfires raging in Northern California, San Francisco, Stockton and Sacramento were the world’s three “most polluted cities” on Friday morning, according to Berkeley Earth, a nonprofit that aggregates data from air-quality monitoring sites. PurpleAir, which has a network of sensors around the world, also showed that California had worse air than traditional smog hotspots in India and China. CNN meteorologist Brandon Miller confirmed that “no region on Earth had as many air quality stations in […]

  • Firefighters rescue dogs from house fire

    Click here for updates on this story Royal Palm Beach, FL (WPTV) — Firefighters rescued several pets from a house fire in Royal Palm Beach Friday. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said crews responded to the scene around 11:30 a.m. at a home in the 700 block of Hibiscus Drive. When firefighters got there, they saw a column of black smoke and heavy flames shooting from a carport. Crews pulled five dogs from the home, but unfortunately one of them […]

  • Hunters asked to be on the lookout for clues on missing teen Jayme Closs

    (CNN) — Wisconsin authorities are urging hunters to be on the lookout for clues related to missing 13-year-old Jayme Closs, whose parents were found fatally shot last month in their home. “As hunting season opens on Saturday, we ask that hunters report anything suspicious such as clothing, weapons or anything you think it just not right on your property,” the Barron County Sheriff’s Department said this week in a statement. The bodies of Jayme’s parents, James and Denise Closs, were […]

  • Argentina’s missing submarine found a year after it vanished with 44 aboard

    (CNN) — A missing Argentine naval submarine has been found, a year and a day after it vanished in the South Atlantic with 44 crew members on board, authorities said Saturday. The wreckage of the ARA San Juan, which “suffered an implosion,” was found about 870 meters (2,850 feet) down on the ocean floor, Argentine naval Capt. Gabriel Attis later told reporters in Buenos Aires. Family members at the navy headquarters were shown three images of the remains of the […]

  • As the fire neared, this 93-year-old knew she had to get out. Then her garbageman showed up.

    (CNN) — When Margaret Newsum saw the news that the Camp Fire was not far from her home, the 93-year-old knew she’d have to evacuate. But her caregiver wasn’t around that morning to take her. And when Newsum went to call for help, her electricity shut off and phone service went down. So she got her medicine and other vital needs together and walked out of her home in Magalia, California, hoping somebody would come by and help her. Salvation […]

  • Top US military officer says Taliban ‘are not losing’

    WASHINGTON — The top US military officer said Saturday that the Taliban “are not losing” in Afghanistan, and much more needs to be done to bring peace to the war-torn country. “They are not losing right now, I think that is fair to say,” Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said of the Taliban during a discussion at a security forum in Halifax, Nova Scotia. “We used the term stalemate a year ago and, relatively speaking, […]

  • Trump says ‘good time’ for a government shutdown if no money for border wall

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House Saturday that this would be a “good time” for a government shutdown if he doesn’t get funding from Congress for his border wall. “I think probably, if I was ever going to do a shutdown over border security, when you look at the caravans, when you look at the mess, when you look at the people coming in, this would be a very good time to do a shutdown,” […]

  • Trump offers to help Pelosi secure votes for speaker bid

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump voiced support on Saturday for Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s bid for speaker of the House, even offering to help the California Democrat secure votes. “I would help Nancy Pelosi if she needs some votes,” Trump told reporters at the White House. “She may need some votes. I will perform a wonderful service for her.” “Whatever number of votes she needs, if it’s 50 or 10 or two or one, she’s got them from me, automatic,” Trump […]

  • CIA concludes Saudi crown prince ordered Jamal Khashoggi’s death, sources say

    (CNN) — The CIA has concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman personally ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, despite the Saudi government’s denials that the de facto ruler was involved, according to a senior US official and a source familiar with the matter. The senior US official told CNN on Friday the conclusion is based on a recording provided by the Turkish government and other evidence, including American intelligence. The sources told CNN that the CIA based […]

  • A 3D printer with a recycling device is headed to the International Space Station

    (CNN) — The International Space Station’s first 3D printer with its own recycling machine is en route to the orbital laboratory aboard a Northrop Grumman spacecraft. The Cygnus spacecraft launched early Saturday morning aboard an Antares rocket, carrying 7,400 pounds of supplies to aid dozens of investigations and research projects conducted on the space station, NASA said in a news release. The load includes the space station’s first all-in-one 3D printer and recycler, known as the “Refabricator,” NASA said. It […]