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Mueller to Detail Michael Flynn’s Cooperation in Russia Probe


December 4, 2018

Special counsel Robert Mueller is set to give the first public insight into how much information President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser has shared with prosecutors in the Russia investigation. The special counsel is facing a Tuesday deadline in Michael Flynn’s case to file a memorandum recommending a sentence and providing a federal judge with a description of how …

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Minneapolis Police Commander Removed Over ‘Racist, Despicable’ Christmas Tree


December 4, 2018

The commander of a Minneapolis police precinct has been replaced following the uproar over Christmas tree decorations that the mayor said amounted to a “racist display.” Minneapolis Police spokesman John Elder confirmed Monday that inspector Aaron Biard had been removed as commander of the Fourth Precinct on the city’s north side. Police Chief Medaria Arradondo said in a statement that …

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Popular Q&A Site Quora Says Hackers Stole Information on 100 Million Users


December 4, 2018

Quora, the popular question-and-answer website, said Monday evening that hackers broke into one of its systems and compromised information from approximately 100 million users. CEO Adam D’Angelo said in a blog post the company discovered last week that a malicious third party had gained unauthorized access to one of its systems. Account information, including names, email addresses and encrypted passwords, may have …

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CIA Director to Brief Senate Leaders on Khashoggi’s Slaying


December 4, 2018

CIA Director Gina Haspel is headed to Capitol Hill to brief Senate leaders Tuesday on the slaying of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi as senators weigh their next steps in possibly punishing the longtime Middle East ally over the killing. The CIA director is set to meet Republican and Democratic Senate leaders, as well as the chairmen and ranking senators on …

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Member of ‘Texas 7’ Prison-Break Gang Set for Execution


December 4, 2018

Attorneys for a death row inmate who is scheduled to die Tuesday say he should be spared because he wasn’t the one who killed a suburban Dallas police officer during a Christmas Eve robbery 18 years ago, it was other escaped inmates he was with. Joseph Garcia, 47, is slated to die by lethal injection after 6 p.m. at state …

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Body found in Costa Rica in search for missing Florida woman


December 4, 2018

TAMPA, Florida — Authorities in Costa Rica have located a body in their search for an American woman who went missing while on vacation. A spokesperson for Costa Rica’s Judicial Investigation Department confirmed to ABC News that remains were found. The body was found in a wooded area Monday as investigators combed through the area where Carla Stefaniak spent what was supposed …

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Member of ‘Texas 7’ prison-break gang set for execution


December 4, 2018

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — Attorneys for a death row inmate who is scheduled to die Tuesday say he should be spared because he wasn’t the one who killed a suburban Dallas police officer during a Christmas Eve robbery 18 years ago, it was other escaped inmates he was with. Joseph Garcia, 47, is slated to die by lethal injection after 6 …

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FDA expands dog food recall for elevated vitamin D Ad Duration00:00 PLAYPLAY Current time00:11 Seek 00:00 Duration00:11 TOGGLE MUTE Volume SETTINGSTOGGLE FULLSCREEN


December 4, 2018

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration has expanded a recall of dog food brands that have too much vitamin D, which could make your pet sick. A voluntary recall was first issued by Sunshine Mills, Inc., brands for Evolve Puppy, Sportsman’s Pride Large Breed Puppy and Triumph Chicken and Rice Dog Food. The expanded list of dry dog food product adds: – Nutrisca: …

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9-year-old gets Colorado town to end ban on snowball fights


December 4, 2018

SEVERANCE, Colorado — A 9-year-old boy has convinced the leaders of a small northern Colorado town to overturn a nearly century-old ban on snowball fights, and he already knows who his first target will be — his little brother. Dane Best, who lives in the often snow-swept town of Severance, presented his arguments at a town board meeting Monday night, …

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