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Martin Sheriff's Office said on its Facebook page. Ginny Higgins told USA Today. "This is a severe weather event and it deserves all of our attention", Edwards said. Travis County Emergency Services District 1 Fire Chief Donnie Norman said there were several structures with severe damage. The roof was completely removed.
  • Perez asks for Democratic Party staff resignations

    Perez asks for Democratic Party staff resignations

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    Coupled with layoffs in December, Perez has the ability to completely remake the size and shape of the national party infrastructure. Since the November election, the DNC has been a forceful critic of Republican President Donald Trump . The committee, whose members were told they are not eligible for DNC jobs, is also reviewing the DNC's contracts with vendors and consultants, a source of complaints from many Democrats.
  • Woman strikes Capitol Police cruiser, taken into custody

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    Earlier, a witness said a auto was stopped at a checkpoint and police ordered a woman driving a vehicle to stop. At one point Capitol Police fired shots, but no one was hit. The suspect has been taken into custody. Malecki said shots were fired "during the attempt to arrest the suspect", but she declined to say how many shots were fired or to elaborate further.
  • Police Officer in Oklahoma Killed in Traffic-Stop Shooting

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    The suspect was also taken to the hospital in an unknown condition. Both the officer and the suspect were taken to the hospital. Tecumseh Assistant Police Chief J.R. 'We are deeply saddened at the tragic loss of Officer Terney, who was senselessly shot-to-death late last night, ' a spokesman said. The sacrifice of Officer Terney will not be forgotten.
  • United Prevents Girls Wearing Leggings from Boarding Flight

    United Prevents Girls Wearing Leggings from Boarding Flight

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    According to Shannon Watts, who was at a gate at Denver International Airport and had started tweeting about the incident, she heard the agent explain to the young travelers they couldn't get on the plane wearing Spandex. The row began when a fellow passenger took to Twitter in bewilderment on Sunday morning after watching the agent tell the girl, and two others, that they were inappropriately dressed.
  • Standoff in Las Vegas evacuates Cosmopolitan hotel

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    Police do not believe there are additional suspects and the matter is not being treated as an active shooter situation. Around 11:30 a.m. Las Vegas police reported that they were investigating a shooting that occurred on South Las Vegas Boulevard.
  • Sacramento police identify suspect in quadruple homicide

    Sacramento police identify suspect in quadruple homicide

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    He's been booked for homicide and is in custody at the Sacramento County Main Jail. Police say a man suspected in the killings of two adults and two juveniles in Sacramento has been arrested. Police also weren't saying how they were killed. A basketball hoop sat in the middle of the home's driveway. There were no reports of shots fired or other problems until the relative called to report that he was concerned about the welfare of the home's residents, Sacramento police spokesman Sgt.
  • March for Meals puts focus on home meal service

    March for Meals puts focus on home meal service

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    Toscano said the nonprofit service, which served 66,000 meals in this area past year, not only provides nourishment and visits to low-income homebound residents, many of them elderly, but it also saves money. "The federal government, in one form or another, pays for 30 percent of the food we supply", Chris Baca with Meals on Wheels explained. According to Meals on Wheels America, one in six seniors struggle with hunger , and one in four live alone.
  • Suspect ID'd in fatal shooting of East Baton Rouge deputy

    Suspect ID'd in fatal shooting of East Baton Rouge deputy

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    Authorities have not said how many times he was shot. More sad news from the law enforcement community as we learn that a Deputy with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Department is killed in the line of dutyl. Those charges were reduced to aggravated battery in a plea agreement in 2005, and he was sentenced to 13 months in prison, according to court records.
  • TBI urges vigilance as search continues for Middle Tenn. girl

    TBI urges vigilance as search continues for Middle Tenn. girl

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    The report noted that a kiss "could not be confirmed". The letter was sent by attorney S. Jason Whatley , of Columbia, Tennessee. DeVine says investigators were able to place Thomas in Alabama last week, but they have not been able to locate the high school freshman since.
  • Cops Think Teacher Kidnapped His 15-Year-Old Student

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    As WKRN reported, Cummins was already facing charges after he was sacked from Culleoka Unit School for allegedly having sexual interactions with Thomas. Cryptic messages appeared on both Thomas and Cummins' Instagram accounts the day they disappeared. Pictured is Elizabeth Thomas , the subject of a statewide AMBER Alert in Tennessee.
  • DHS Publishes List of Jurisdictions That Rejected Immigrant Detainer Requests

    DHS Publishes List of Jurisdictions That Rejected Immigrant Detainer Requests

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    A detainer is a request from ICE for local authorities to hold an inmate for up to 48 hours beyond the normal release time-to allow handover to ICE. On Feb. Fearing his deportation force, some undocumented women are opting to stay away from domestic violence courts and law enforcement agencies sworn to protect them.