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Rachel Pietro arrested after child abuse video goes viral on social media

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Rachel Pietro recorded herself abusing two children in what appeared to be a threat against a man named “John” Jennifer Black uploaded the video to her Facebook Thursday morning The video was shared over 75,000 times in only 13 hours Pietro was seen on another livestream being walked out of her residence in handcuffs UPDATE 10:42…

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Convicted murderer Jordan McCready continues to brag about kicking 13-year-old Jon Wilson to death from prison

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In 2011 17-year-old Jordan McCready kicked 13-year-old Jon Wilson to death on the streets of Kilmarnock Wilson was found covered in blood and struggling to breathe Medics discovered Wilson had irreversible brain damage from the attack Wilson died the next day from the severity of his injuries McCready told police he was “glad” he had…

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Aunt Takes to Social Media to Condemn Bullying Condoned by Middle School

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A 13-year-old transgender girl was physically assaulted at school for being ‘different’ School staff did not report the attack because video footage wasn’t clear The student has been the target of hate crimes at school Staff, in some cases, joined the bullying Middle school can be a social minefield for even the most conformist of…

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As Winter Storm Stella moves in Sentinels continue to guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

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Sentinels continue to guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during Winter Storm Stella The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is guarded by the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment The tomb is guarded 365 days a year since July 1, 1937 The Unknown Soldier was selected by US Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger in 1921 As many across the…

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Representative Luis Gutierrez handcuffed by federal police at ICE headquarters

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Representative Luis Gutierrez was handcuffed after refusing to leave a meeting with ICE officials on Monday afternoon Gutierrez led the sit-in that began after a 10:00 am meeting Gutierrez was briefly handcuffed and threatened with arrest for refusing to leave In February Gutierrez was barred from entering a meeting with ICE Director Thomas Homan Illinois Representative…

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15-year-old Alicia Rose Mitzel still missing possibly from Standing Rock Camp site

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Despite rumors on social media 15-year-old Alicia Rose Mitzel is still missing Mitzel was last seen on October 25, 2016 in West Fargo, North Dakota Her parents believe she was trying to go join the Standing Rock encampment Mitzel’s father spoke on Wicapi Otto’s livestream Monday night A concerned family is still trying to get…

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Kansas Senator David Haley looks to give Medical Cannabis another shot

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Senator David Haley wants to looks to amend Senate Bill 155 back to the original form The Kansas Senate recently gutted SB 155 moments before a vote The bill was replaced with Senate Bill 151 which addresses the use of CBD A new vote could happen as early as Tuesday over SB 155 Recently the…

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New Ferguson footage challenges police narrative of the Mike Brown shooting

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Footage from the Stranger Fruits documentary challenges police narrative of the Mike Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri Jason Pollock discovered the videos while putting together a documentary titled Stranger Fruits Stranger Fruits had it’s debut at South by Southwest St Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch claimed the footage is heavily edited McCulloch has been suspected of…

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At least 46 dead after a trash landslide at Koshe Garbage Landfill in Ethiopia

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The landslide occurred at Koshe Garbage Landfill located on the outskirts of Addis Ababa At this time 46 are reported dead but that number could still grow higher Addis Ababa Mayor Diriba Kuma said 37 have been rescued from the landslide of trash An estimated 500 people come to the dump everyday to rummage through…

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National Museum of the American Indian forces Native American women to remove “Water is Life” flag

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The National Museum of the American Indian asked several women to remove their jackets that had flags reading “Water is Life” and “Mni Wiconi.” Thousands of Native Americans went to DC for the Native Nations Rise March Jolie Varela and at least one other woman were asked to remove their jackets inside the National Museum…

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