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FILE - In this Tuesday, April 30, 2013, file photo, a man works on a new Marriott sign in front of the former Peabody Hotel in Little Rock, Ark.
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November 30, 2018 - 9:17 am
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — The information of as many as 500 million guests at Starwood hotels has been compromised and Marriott said that it's discovered that unauthorized access within its Starwood network has been taking place since 2014. RELATED: UK watchdog fines Facebook $644,000 over users' data...
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In this Nov. 27, 2018, photo, Bill Engfelt poses for a portrait holding the flyer he made while searching for information on his sister, Mirella Harrison, in Solana Beach, Calif. Engfelt and his sister hadn't been in close contact for years when a fire blew through her hometown of Paradise, Calif. After a lengthy search, she was found safe. He's happy to have found his sister, but frustrated at what he felt was a confusing process to locate her. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
November 29, 2018 - 3:01 pm
Dixie Singh is No. 158 on the official list of people missing after Northern California's catastrophic wildfire. That came as news to her. "I am the only Dixie Singh I've ever heard of. And I am alive," the 86-year-old woman said Wednesday. Singh's story illustrates the confusion and uncertainty...
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November 29, 2018 - 1:33 pm
BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. -- A South Florida woman apparently didn't appreciate being called out by another shopper for passing gas while in line at a dollar store Sunday night --- so much so that she threatened to "gut" him with a knife over his displeasure of the aromatic act, according to police...
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November 29, 2018 - 1:07 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's lawyer-spokesman is calling Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen a "proven liar" who is trying to get out of a lengthy prison sentence. Rudy Giuliani is reacting to Cohen's New York guilty plea to lying to Congress about a Trump real estate...
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In this Nov. 28, 2018, frame from video, a teenager leaves a former bank in Hollywood, Fla. Two teens were playing inside an abandoned bank, when one of them became trapped inside a vault. A worker remembered the code and was able to open the vault's massive door. (WPLG via AP)
November 29, 2018 - 12:35 pm
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a teen has been freed after spending more than three hours in the vault of an abandoned Florida bank. News outlets report that Hollywood firefighters tried to drill through a wall to break into the vault Wednesday afternoon after the 17-year-old's friend called...
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November 29, 2018 - 8:37 am
Suicides and drug overdoses pushed up U.S. deaths last year, and drove a continuing decline in how long Americans are expected to live.
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Firefighters battle an early morning house fire on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018 in Logansport, Ind. Authorities say four children and two adults are unaccounted for following the house fire. Cass County Sheriff Randy Pryor told reporters at the scene in Logansport that the six are still believed to be inside the home that burned early Wednesday. (Mitchell Kirk/The Kokomo Tribune via AP)
November 28, 2018 - 7:04 pm
LOGANSPORT, Ind. (AP) — Authorities recovered six bodies including those of four children Wednesday from the rubble of a burned-out northern Indiana home, police said. The victims of the fire outside Logansport included a 25-year-old woman and her three children, two daughters ages 3 and 1, and a 3...
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November 28, 2018 - 12:49 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- First lady Melania Trump blasted critics of the White House Christmas decorations -- revealed Monday -- specifically those naysayers who mocked her decision to line the East colonnade with more the 40 blood red topiary trees. Critics couldn't contain themselves when photos...
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November 28, 2018 - 11:39 am
SILVER SPRING, MD (1010 WINS) -- There's an old saying that 'no good deed goes unpunished.' It apparently rang true for a Maryland man earlier this month when he tried to help a drunk neighbor. Samir Ahmed, 23, said he thinks race played a role in his November 17, arrest, the Washington Post...
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Sinatra the dog has been returned to his Brooklyn family after 18 months.
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November 27, 2018 - 8:23 am
Start spreading the news: A dog that ran away from his home in Brooklyn 18 months ago is back with his family after being located in Florida.
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