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School lockdown prompts boy to write goodbye letter to his parents


Fear for his life a boy wrote a goodbye letter for his parents during school lockdown thinking that he might not be able to make it back to his parents.

At least 7 dead as snow wreaks havoc on East Coast

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More than 377,000 people were without power Friday morning.

Man shouted 'Hail Hitler, hail Trump' during intermission at 'Fiddler on the Roof'

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A theatergoer was escorted from a showing of "Fiddler on the Roof" after allegedly shouting "Heil Hitler, heil Trump!" during intermission.

Plaintiffs in lawsuit against Dartmouth describe 'systemic' sexual harassment


Students were required to socialize and drink with professors to receive advising and resources for their research, former students told ABC News.

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'Start Here': Florida recount, Dartmouth, Khashoggi. What you need to know today.


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Kroger shooter charged with hate crime in alleged murder of black shoppers


Gregory Bush, 51, is alleged to have killed two people based on their race.


Selfie exonerates man from burglary charge, attorney says


The 20-year-old man's high school girlfrind accused him of breaking in and slicing an "X" into her chest.

Alabama DA shot after ambush by former state trooper: Police


The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries, while the suspect, a former Alabama state trooper, has died, state authorities said.


Young woman found killed in 1985 finally identified due to tip from another case


The unknown victim has finally been identified as 17-year-old Elizabeth Lamotte.


GoFundMe campaign to help homeless vet was 'predicated on a lie,' prosecutor says

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Prosecutors have been investigating a couple who raised money for homeless vet Johnny Bobbitt.

Michael Avenatti speaks out after arrest: 'I have never struck a woman'

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The incident took place Tuesday, police told ABC News.


No criminal charges in case of teen crushed to death in van after calling 911

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Kyle Plush died in April from asphyxia due to chest compression.

University launches discrimination probe after police called on black student


A black college student was removed from class by police for having her feet on a seat, witnesses and officials said.


Nor'easter bringing many Northeast residents first snow of the season: What to expect

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The snow already hit Washington, D.C, and Philadelphia.

'Rabid' raccoons turn out to be drunk on fermented crabapples


Police apprehended masked bandits who were drunkenly acting up in a West Virginia town -- but they weren't humans.

Thursday, Nov 15

'Start Here': Nancy Pelosi, Avenatti's arrest and Brexit. What you need to know today


It's Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Here's what you need to start your day.

Business gives every employee money to buy a gun


A family-owned business in Wisconsin that makes drinking glasses with a decorative bullet built into them gave its company employees an unusual gift.

Dramatic exchange of gunfire between sheriff’s deputy and suspect caught on video


The deputy was initially attempting to stop the suspect for a traffic violation.

Wednesday, Nov 14

Ballet dancer mysteriously found dead in lake

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The body of Raffaella Stroik, 23, was found near where her car was abandoned.

Nor'easter to bring first snow of season to major East Coast cities


Snow is expected along the I-95 corridor on Thursday.

California wildfires polluting air more than 100 miles away prompt health emergency


Two massive California wildfires are creating bad air more than 100 miles away.

Woman suffers brain damage after receiving plastic surgery in Mexico, family says


Anesthesia injected into the woman's spine went to her brain, her family said.

Tuesday, Nov 13

4 arrested in connection with 2016 murders of 8 family members: Ohio attorney general


The victims were fatally shot "execution style" in three separate locations in Peebles, Ohio, authorities said in 2016.

$1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot still unclaimed


Winners have 180 days to come forward and claim the ticket, but no one has yet.

'We were going to cook': Man recounts how he and his mom, 90, survived fire

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"I walked a mile and a half and saw four houses," the Paradise resident said.

State trooper escorts wandering elephant back home to animal sanctuary


The 46-year-old elephant was brought to the U.S. after she was burned by napalm during the Vietnam War, according to the New York State Police.

Monday, Nov 12

Husband and wife, ages 92 and 82, lose home in California wildfire, vow to rebuild

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James and Marcella Shirk's Malibu home was destroyed in the Woolsey Fire.

Police following 'every conceivable lead' one week into search for abducted girl

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Hania Aguilar was kidnapped outside her home on the morning of Nov. 5.

'I thought I was gonna die right there': Nurse's harrowing escape from wildfire

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Nichole Jolly evacuated patients from Feather River Hospital before she fled.

'It's just a recipe for destruction,' fire chief says of California wildfires


A fire chief says drought, rain and a new dry spell is a "recipe for destruction."

Sunday, Nov 11

Trump threatens to pull federal funding for California wildfires


President Donald Trump, currently in France, called it "poor" forest management.

Woolsey Fire more than doubles in size in 24 hours; 2 dead in Southern California

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Two fast-moving wildfires that exploded in the hills of Southern California have forced thousands of evacuations, including the entire city of Malibu.

Trump's rain check on honoring Americans killed in WWI prompts backlash


President Trump is getting slammed for skipping a WWI ceremony due to rain.

2 dead, 4 injured after gambling feud erupts in gunfire


Six people, all under 21, were shot at a house in Memphis, Tennessee.