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Greek authorities arrest suspect in connection to 1985 hijacking of TWA flight

Bychykhin_Olexandr/iStock(NEW YORK) —  A 65-year-old man linked to the 1985 hijacking of a Trans World Airlines flight, an attack during which a U.S. Navy diver was killed, has been arrested in Greece. Hamadei Saleh Mohammed Ali, a Lebanese citizen, was apprehended on Thursday during a routine passport check in Mykonos, the last stop in Greece …

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Paris police use tear gas on Yellow Vest protesters as climate march turns violent

iStock/Thinkstock(PARIS) — Paris police used tear gas against Yellow Vest protesters for the second time Saturday to prevent further riots during what was a peaceful climate march. The march, which was protesting government and corporation greenhouse gas emissions, quickly turned violent when dozens of people dressed in black “mixed into the crowd,” set a barricade …

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Chicago police officer shot, search underway for ‘armed and dangerous’ suspect

ABC News(CHICAGO) — Police said they’ve apprehended a man they believe shot a Chicago police officer Saturday morning. The officer lost nearly a third of his blood from the gunshot wounds, but was rushed to a local hospital for surgery and is in stable condition, according to Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi. The officer managed …

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Happy anniversary, Batman: Bat-Signal lights up city skies to celebrate 80th year

DC Comics(NEW YORK) — In celebration of 80 years of Batman, DC Comics is asking you to look to the skies — or buildings — to get a glimpse of the Bat-Signal. The iconic image of the Batman logo was lit up like a spotlight when Gotham City needed Bruce Wayne to become the Dark …

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Detour leads Massachusetts man, Peter Levesque, to a $10 million lottery win

Masslottery.com(TAUNTON, Mass.) — A minor detour led to major winnings for one Massachusetts man. Peter Levesque was driving back to his Taunton home from lunch when he came across road closures and was forced to take a different route, through the nearby town of Raynham, according to the Massachusetts State Lottery. Along the way, Levesque …

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Flash floods threaten Central U.S. as tropical systems develop in Atlantic and Pacific

ABC News(KANSAS CITY) — Flash flooding and severe storms are possible across the Central United States today, as a strong cold front sweeps across much of the region. Moisture that was once associated with the remnants of Imelda will interact with a strong cold front developing across the Central U.S. this weekend. Storms are already …

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String of shootings at high school football games continues with 2 teens injured in Philadelphia

WALA(PHILADELPHIA) — For at least the fifth week in a row, a shooting has taken place during a high school football game. Two teens injured in Philadelphia are the latest victims in a string of shootings that have taken place at or near high school football games across the country. A 15-year-old and a 14-year-old …

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Watch now: Thomas Rhett illustrates the message of “Remember You Young” in new video

The Valory Music Co.You may have to watch Thomas Rhett‘s music video for “Remember You Young” a time or two to figure out exactly what’s happening. But once you do, it’ll move you as much as the song. TR performs the song barefoot in a virtual hall of mirrors, as the camera follows the storyline of …

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Jimmie Allen remembers his dad on social media

Broken BowJimmie Allen‘s mourning the passing of his father, who died this weekend. Though he didn’t give specific details, he posted about his dad’s death on social media on Friday.  “Saying goodbye to my daddy is the hardest thing I’ve ever had to do,” the Milton, Delaware native said. “As you get older, you sometimes think about …

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‘Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes?’: Ken Burns reveals who’s missing in ‘Country Music’

PBSFilmmaker Ken Burns admits there’s one person noticeably missing from his sixteen-hour Country Music documentary on PBS. “We were in negotiation with George Jones‘s people,” he tells ABC Radio. “We thought that our next trip — which was gonna be a week-long trip that would get us 10 or 12 interviews — George would be part of it. And he …

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