January 17, 2019 - 4:18 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- While many families were enjoying Christmas, an undercover FBI agent was communicating with a man who was suspected of plotting an attack on the White House, court documents show. It was days after the government initially shut down and the agent was not getting paid. But the work...
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January 17, 2019 - 4:11 pm
(TAOS, N.M.) -- Two skiers have been rescued after they were trapped in an avalanche at the Taos Ski Valley in New Mexico, according to officials from the ski resort. The men were trapped for 22 minutes after the avalanche sent snow pummeling down a mountain around 11:45 a.m. local time on Tuesday...
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January 17, 2019 - 3:21 pm
(CHICAGO) -- Three Chicago police officers have been found not guilty of falsifying details to cover up the shooting death of Laquan Mcdonald in 2014. McDonald was shot 16 times by Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, who was found guilty of murder in October. Det. David March, 60, and patrol...
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January 17, 2019 - 9:46 am
(PHOENIX) -- A newborn baby girl has been found dead in the trash at an Amazon distribution center in Phoenix, according to police. Authorities were told around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday that the newborn was discovered in the trash inside a women's bathroom, Phoenix Police Department officials said. Fire...
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January 17, 2019 - 9:11 am
(IRVINE, Calif.) -- "Someone's not breathing, they're not OK," a young man in Irvine, California, told a 911 dispatcher. "Their whole body is, like, blue right now." A frantic 911 call was released in connection with the death of University of California-Irvine freshman Noah Domingo, who died at an...
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Pennsylvania State Police
January 17, 2019 - 7:26 am
(PITTSBURGH) -- Police have found a 16-year-old girl safe and taken her ex-boyfriend into custody after she was allegedly kidnapped from her home Wednesday. The teen, who is the niece of WWE Hall of Famer Kurt Angle, was brought to safety from a home where the boyfriend, 19-year-old Jermaine...
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ABC News
January 17, 2019 - 6:13 am
(NEW YORK) -- Almost 6 inches of rain just fell in central California and the southern part of the state has seen more than 4 inches, resulting in flooding and rockslides reportedly hitting cars. Wind gusts of up to 98 mph also were reported in central California, and in the Bay Area, trees were...
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ABC/Lorenzo Bevilaqua
January 17, 2019 - 5:15 am
(FOREST HILL, Texas) -- A pair of Texas politicians resigned after they allegedly misused public funds to attend an event on Michelle Obama's book tour. Forest Hill, Texas, Mayor Lyndia Thomas and Mayor Pro Tem Beckie Hayes submitted their resignations on Wednesday, ahead of a public hearing over...
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January 17, 2019 - 5:13 am
(DENVER) -- The search for evidence in the case of a missing Colorado mother authorities say was murdered by her fiancé now includes a landfill in Fountain, Colorado, ABC News has learned. A spokeswoman for the Midway Landfill south of Colorado Springs confirmed the facility recently attracted the...
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Metro Nashville Police Department
January 17, 2019 - 5:08 am
(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- If the four oversized checked bags don't give you away, the drug sniffing dog will. Two men found that out the hard way at Nashville International Airport this week when they allegedly tried to smuggle 159 pounds of marijuana through the city on their way to Jacksonville,...
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