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January 13, 2019 11:08 AM One police officer dead, another critically injured in shooting outside Birmingham nightclub

An investigation is continuing into a shooting in Birmingham, Ala., early Sunday that left one police officer dead and another critically injured. (iStock) Two police officers were shot outside a nightclub in Birmingham, Ala., early Sunday during a confrontation with a suspect who was also shot. One police officer, a sergeant died of his injuries, while 117

January 13, 2019 3:00 AM American monitored for possible Ebola exposure released, having ‘never developed’ disease, Nebraska medical facility says

An American who was being monitored in Nebraska after possibly being exposed to Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo was released from care on Saturday, having “never developed” the disease, the medical facility announced. (Nebraska Medicine) An American who was being monitored in Nebraska after possibly being exposed to Ebola in the Democratic 258

January 10, 2019 8:20 PM Soccer: U.S. women's league increases roster size, player pay

(Reuters) - The top U.S. women’s professional soccer league will let teams add more players to their rosters and raise their minimum and maximum pay for the 2019 season as part of rule changes it announced on Thursday. Senior rosters in the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) will expand to 20-22 players, from 18-20 players in 2018. The NWSL is also adding 109

December 29, 2018 3:31 AM Australia strips citizenship from alleged Islamic State recruiter

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The Australian government has stripped citizenship from a man it believes is a top recruiter for Islamic State, Australia’s home affairs minister said on Saturday. Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton said Melbourne-born Neil Prakash had been central to Islamic State’s efforts in the Middle East, was “a very dangerous individual” and had his citizenship 91

December 29, 2018 3:07 AM Texas school bus driver gifts holiday presents to kids on his bus: report

A Texas bus driver likely helped spread a bit of cheer this holiday season when he reportedly bought dozens of presents for kids on his route. (Richardson Independent School District) A Texas bus driver likely helped spread a bit of cheer this holiday season when he reportedly bought dozens of presents for kids on his route. The kind gesture was carried 87

December 28, 2018 4:17 PM Scheduled dialysis for undocumented immigrants saves money and lives

(Reuters Health) - Providing scheduled dialysis for undocumented immigrants with kidney failure, rather than offering them only emergency dialysis, dramatically reduces deaths, healthcare use and costs, a study in Texas suggests. The difference was so significant that the study authors recommend scheduled, three-times-a-week dialysis as the universal 96

December 22, 2018 3:26 PM Michigan women accused of stealing at Target during ‘Shop with a Cop’ event

Two Michigan women were arrested for allegedly stealing almost $2,000 worth of electronics from a Target store during a charitable 'Shop with a Cop' event. Two Michigan women have been accused of stealing from a Target store that was filled with police at the time for a "Shop with a Cop" event. Keiana Wilson, 40, of Burton, Mich. and Dana Johnson, 18, of Flint 105

December 21, 2018 12:56 AM Tornado damages 80 mobile homes in central Florida

ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. – A tornado damaged 80 homes in a mobile home park and a 90-year-old woman was taken to a hospital after a roof fell on her head after a day of wild weather in central Florida Thursday. Officials in Pasco County, north of Tampa, said 5 homes were deemed unsafe due to major damage, 20 homes have moderate to major damage and 55 homes 101

December 16, 2018 5:06 PM Truck driver saves dogs thrown from vehicle on New York highway

Two beagles were thrown out of an SUV on Interstate 81 in Cortland County on Wednesday. (New York State Police) Two beagles are now recovering after they were thrown out of a vehicle on an upstate New York highway and rescued by a truck driver on Wednesday. New York State Police said in a news release the incident happened on Interstate 81 in Whitney 115

December 8, 2018 1:29 PM BMW names Vukotich as new head of autonomous driving development

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany luxury carmaker BMW (BMWG.DE) said on Saturday Alejandro Vukotich will be the new head of its driver assistance and autonomous driving development department from January 2019. Vukotich will replace Elmar Frickenstein, who has been in charge of the department since it was created in May 2016 and who will retire after a three-month 84