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Authorities search water for man who vanished after Celtics game

Authorities search water for man who vanished after Celtics game

Kelleher's mother told 7News that he was supposed to meet a friend for a ride, but that he was "drinking heavily" and never made it to the auto. "I just don't know what to do", she said this weekend. Kelleher will be located somewhere unharmed", State Police said in a statement. A flyer on his mother's Facebook says the last ping on his cellphone was around 9:40 p.m.at 138 Tremont St. Read More

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Naya Rivera dating David Spade

Naya Rivera dating David Spade

The former Glee actress appears to have struck up an unexpected romance with the 52-year-old comedian, according to pictures published by ETOnline on Friday (31Mar17). While they did spend some alone time, the new couple also spent time with friends. David , Sandler and Rob are on tour for their Here Comes the amusing tour. Read More

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Waterloo Gordmans store to remain open despite company bankruptcy

Waterloo Gordmans store to remain open despite company bankruptcy

Gordmans at 306 S. Towanda Ave., Normal, will likely shut down despite the purchase of its parent company in a bankruptcy proceeding, according to documents filed over the weekend in U.S Bankruptcy Court. "That would give you some hope they would continue", he said. Paula Hazlewood, executive director of Advance Southwest Iowa Corporation, said the news was "a definite positive" for the city. Read More

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District Attorney's Office observes National Crime Victims' Rights Week

District Attorney's Office observes National Crime Victims' Rights Week

TRUMP, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the United States, do hereby proclaim April 2 through April 8, 2017, as National Crime Victims' Rights Week . National Crime Victims' Rights Week, a time to raise awareness about crime victims' rights, and our nation's progress in advancing those rights. Fairfax County provides support services to crime victims. Read More

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Egypt's president leaves Cairo for Washington to meet Trump

Egypt's president leaves Cairo for Washington to meet Trump

Al-Sisi said that when he met Trump in September, while he was a presidential candidate, he knew that he was meeting an extraordinary character, especially when it came to Trump's vision on combating terrorism. Sisi was elected a year after leading the military's ousting of the Muslim Brotherhood's president Mohamed Morsi after mass protests. Dozens of people gathered at the Washington Monument on Sunday and held a vigil to remember thousands of political prisoners in Egyptian prisons. Read More

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Severe Weather-Southern Plains-The Latest story

Severe Weather-Southern Plains-The Latest story

One of our sister stations in Missouri actually talked with Williamson a few weeks ago about the dangers of chasing storms. "When there are a lot of people out there, the probability is high that someone will actually get photos of the phenomenon, and you can compare what chasers are seeing with what you're seeing on Doppler radar". Read More

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New anxieties as Trump says Obamacare will 'explode'

New anxieties as Trump says Obamacare will 'explode'

As Republicans talked about a GOP bill, just last night their leader in the White House was tweeting about eventually working with Democrats. But House Republicans, who have promised for seven years to repeal the 2010 law, said they've found new resolve in the wake of their embarrassing inability on Friday to vote on a measure that would have replaced the law known as the Affordable Care Act. Read More

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Monday morning severe weather forecast update

Monday morning severe weather forecast update

Gov. Rick Scott urged people in North Florida to be ready for severe weather. Numerous severe thunderstorms are forecast from parts of Texas eastward into the lower Mississippi Valley later today and continuing into tonight. Ahead of the main line, the potential for super-cell storms is there. We will be updating this story with watches and warnings for our area as they are issued. Read More

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Indian sailors on small boat hijacked off Somali coast

Indian sailors on small boat hijacked off Somali coast

NEW DELHI (Xinhua ) - Somali pirates have hijacked an Indian cargo ship with 11 crew members onboard, local media reports said Monday. Reports from India suggest 11 crew members were on board when the ship was hijacked. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ended its anti-piracy mission off Somalia in December. An investigator, CEO of Dryad Maritime, Graeme Gibbon Brooks said that the boat was between Somali coast and Socotra Island, Yemen. Read More

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First to Alert: Strong storms possible Monday

First to Alert: Strong storms possible Monday

The line of storms producing the severe weather has churned out several strong tornadoes to our west, including one in Louisiana Sunday morning that killed a mother and her 3-year-old daughter. Lafayette, La., 10 miles southwest of Breaux Bridge, was hit with hail Sunday, and the weather service was predicting strong winds and up to 3 inches or more of rain into Monday. Read More

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Political fights over Supreme Court seats nothing new

Political fights over Supreme Court seats nothing new

The party sewed up the votes during the Senate Judiciary Committee vote on Gorsuch's nomination Monday, when three Democrats on the committee who hadn't yet taken a position -California Sen. Sens. Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota and Joe Manchin of West Virginia have also said they will vote for him. I can't go back in time and show you any case during a presidential election year where they allowed Supreme Court justice to be nominated unless both sides agree , and both sides didn't ... Read More

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Third Senate Democrat backs Neil Gorsuch

Third Senate Democrat backs Neil Gorsuch

Yesterday a third Democrat, Sen. "His opinions and his writings are solid that he believes corporations have as many rights as people, and, in some cases, he took rights away from people and gave them to corporations", Tester said. Most Dems are opposing him or withholding their decision for now. The nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court-and the GOP blockade against Merrick Garland before him-is forcing another showdown over whether to invoke the "nuclear option" and change ... Read More

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Driver in crash admitted texting before collision

Driver in crash admitted texting before collision

But officials have said the truck driver appeared to have crossed the center line. Counselors were made available Thursday at the church. The video stopped recording shortly before the truck hit the church bus, he said. A researcher with the Texas A&M Transportation Institute says a likely reason the wreck resulted in the deaths of almost everyone aboard is they all were senior citizens. Read More

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Spicer says case closed on Russia. It's not

Even conservative talk-show host Joe Scarborough stood up for Ryan on Wednesday's broadcast of Morning Joe on MCNBC. Spicer was referring to a moment earlier in the press conference, when Attorney General Jeff Sessions had announced that any "sanctuary cities" who don't end their noncooperation policies will be barred from receiving federal Department of Justice funds. Read More

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Quiet Sunday...Severe Weather Threat Monday

Quiet Sunday...Severe Weather Threat Monday

The active spring weather returns Monday with more showers likely by afternoon. Highs will sink into the 50s and low 60s by Friday and bounce back into the 60s next weekend. Highs will be in the 30s and 40s and lows in the 20s and 30s. We'll expect to see storms line up in Arkansas and Louisiana before they move east into MS and Alabama. Read More

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Reality Check On Trump Calling For Bipartisanship On Health Care

Some observers say that a lesson that Trump might have learnt from last week's searing encounter with Congressional Republicans was that it could be worth reining in his own expectations if it makes victory more certain. "In a odd way, this really merged our teams - our team in the House with the president's team - even more closely", Ryan reportedly told the GOP donors. Read More

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Toomey says he'd back Senate rule change to confirm Gorsuch

Continuing a trend of saying "yes" to every Trump appointee that has come before them, Senators Joe Manchin (W.V.) and Heidi Heitkamp (N.D .) both say that they are willing to vote for Gorsuch . Toomey previous year backed a Republican refusal to consider then-President Barack Obama's nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to fill the high court opening. Read More

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Chuck Barris Dies: 'Gong Show' Host, Daytime Producer Was 87

Chuck Barris Dies: 'Gong Show' Host, Daytime Producer Was 87

Sometimes the process was switched, with a male questioning three females. Farrah Fawcett, who was introduced as "an accomplished artist and sculptress" because she appeared prior to her big acting break in Charlie's Angels . The Washington Post notes that his efforts earned him an array of unflattering nicknames: "The King of Schlock", "The Baron of Bad Taste" and "The Ayatollah of Trasherola". Read More

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McConnell Says Gorsuch Will be Confirmed This Week, With or Without Democrats

Donnelly joins Democratic Senators North Dakota Senator Heidi Heitkamp and West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin in announcing support for President Trump's nominee. "Neil Gorsuch will be confirmed this week", McConnell said. Network policy director Carrie Severino mentioned Donnelly and McCaskill in particular - and $1 million in ads have been running in their states and two others where Democrats face re-election in 2018. Read More

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Indiana Democrat to back Gorsuch nomination to Supreme Court

Those at Sunday's protest were hoping that King and Collins hear their message - that they believe Gorsuch is a bad choice for the environment, for special needs students, and for his support of corporations. Republicans should not hesitate to use the technique Schumer's party pioneered. Instead, Trump relied on the recommendations of a few arch-conservative think tanks, including the Federalist Society and the Heritage Foundation. Read More

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Deadly church bus crash: What we know now

Deadly church bus crash: What we know now

Kuchler placed 911 calls to police before the incident where you can hear him telling authorities, "somebody needs to get this guy off the road before he hits somebody". Texas has no statewide ban on texting while driving. The bus was coming from the Alto Frio Baptist Encampment in Leakey when the accident occurred near Garner State Park, about 7 miles away, on a two-lane section of Highway 83. Read More

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