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January 18, 2019 11:22 PM
CHICAGO (AP) — The white Chicago officer who gunned down a black teenager in 2014 was sentenced Friday to nearly seven years in prison, ending an explosive case that arose from one of the nation's most graphic dashcam videos and added fuel to debates about race and policing and law enforcement's "code of silence."
Jason Van Dyke was convicted last year of second-degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery — one for each bullet fired…

Two men attacked a 70-year-old woman getting into her SUV in Northwest DC Thursday afternoon in a failed carjacking attempt. Cristina Loma of Arlington, who is a dogwalker, had just put two dogs in the back seat of her Honda CRV when the men pulled her out of the driver’s seat. Police say the woman refused to hand over her SUV because the two dogs were in the back. When she screamed for help, one of the men hit her repeatedly on the…

Police are searching for a 23-year-old man who allegedly assaulted another man outside the Addison Road Metro Station Thursday night. According to Metro Transit Police, Andre Maurice Sherriod, of Temple Hills, approached a man who was waiting for a bus outside the station at around 9 p. m. when they started to argue. The argument escalated into a physical altercation, police say. Police responded to the scene and found the victim unconscious and suffering from severe head injuries.

Cayla Davis discovered her grandmother suffering from a brain aneurysm.

Students at Northwest High School in Germantown credit a math teacher's vocal cords for helping them earn better grades. As Montgomery County Reporter Kevin Lewis explains in the video above, whether it's Algebra or Geometry, Mr. Hall has a song to sing.

As soon as there is a threat of bad weather, we all run to the grocery store to pick up the essentials...

At TED Salon: Up for Debate, five speakers shared ideas for tackling society's thorniest issues, joined via video by people worldwide.

If you are affected by the government shutdown, Jewish Family Service is providing supplemental groceries at the Brighton Food Cupboard including non perishables and produce during special food assistance hours every Tuesday from 1 pm - 3 pm until the shutdown ends. Please bring identification in the form of Federal ID. By offering food, we hope to ease the burden of other living expenses on affected individuals and families. As long as the shutdown continues, we will be here to help! We can…

The photographer Nan Goldin led activists in a protest at the museum’s Sackler Wing, named after a family that owned Purdue Pharma.

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There really isn’t a “best”. It comes down to personal preference and the type of sculpture being made. The most common balloon size for making animals is the 260. That’s approximately 2 inches in diameter and 60 inches long when fully inflated. The actual size varies a little bit by manufacturer, and how you inflate it can also affect the final size. For example, stretching it while inflating it can make…

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What are balloons made of
Several materials are used in the production of modern balloons. Natural latex rubber and metalized nylon (sometimes mistakenly called “Mylar”) are the most common materials. Latex is a natural product derived from trees and is bio/photo-degradable. The production of latex is a natural process of many plants, and tapping…

When many of us get sick we often think we need an antibiotic to get better. This may not be true, in fact in some cases, it's causing more harm than good. A new Time Magazine study shows just how much of a problem it is. The study said 25 percent of antibiotic prescrptions in the United States are inappropriate.

WASHINGTON – Democrats in Congress vowed Friday to aggressively investigate a new report that President Donald Trump personally directed his former attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress a…

Towns around New York state are objecting to a budget proposal from Gov. Andrew Cuomo that would cut nearly $60 million in funding to local governments...

Police say there is no reason for concern after the report of a threat at Greece Odyssey on Friday.

Bananas have more sugar and carbohydrates than other fruits, and one popular diet even says to avoid bananas because of that. But as it turns out, not all carbs are created equal...

Many school district are cancelling weekend activities due to an incoming snow storm.

RICHMOND, R. I. (WJAR) — Call it fatherly instincts or just a gut feeling making a stranger stop. "I think it was just being a good judge of character and being a good judge of body language because I could tell the girl was in distress, and she had her dog with her and I could tell the dog was in distress," Mike Vigue said. Richmond police said a 16-year-old girl was walking on Route 91 near Meadow Pond at about 4 p…

Yes, this 1050-hp hypercar can cruise up to 15 miles in EV mode, driven by the front wheels.

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January 18, 2019 02:52 PM
HALEIWA, Hawaii (AP) — Two shark researchers who came face to face with what could be one of the largest great whites ever recorded are using their encounter as an opportunity to push for legislation that would protect sharks in Hawaii
Ocean Ramsey, a shark researcher and conservationist, told The Associated Press that she encountered the 20-foot (6-meter) shark…

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