Responders work to clean up the scene of Tuesday's shooting that left multiple people dead at a kosher market on Wednesday Dec. 11, 2019, in Jersey Ci

Fears mount that New Jersey shooting was anti-Semitic attack

Fears that a deadly shooting at a Jewish market in Jersey City was an anti-Semitic attack mounted on Wednesday as authorities recounted how a man and woman deliberately pulled up to the place in a stolen rental van with at least one rifle and got out firing.

Parents of girl who fell to her death sue cruise company

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A Freedom of the Seas cruise ship docked in Bayonne, N.J., in 2006.
The Indiana parents of a toddler who fell to her death out of an open cruise ship window in Puerto Rico filed a lawsuit Wednesday against Royal Caribbean Cruises, accusing the company of negligence by allowing the window to be opened.

$1M bail for teen charged in Wisconsin school officer attack

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Students are evacuated from the scene of an officer invloved shooting at Oshkosh West High School after an armed student confronted a school resource
A 16-year-old Wisconsin boy who was shot while attacking a school resource officer with a barbecue fork texted a friend weeks earlier that he was planning to grab the officer's gun and either shoot himself or the officer, prosecutors alleged Wednesday.
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Detroit tops list of hard-to-count cities ahead of census

When the U.S. Census Bureau starts counting people next year in Detroit, obstacles are bound to arise: The city has tens of thousands of vacant houses, sparse internet access and high poverty — factors that will make it the toughest community to tally.
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Push to accelerate mustang captures draws fire in Congress

Two House committee chairmen are trying to put the brakes on money for a new Trump administration proposal to accelerate the capture of 130,000 wild horses across the West over the next 10 years.
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Judiciary panel takes first steps toward impeachment vote

The House Judiciary Committee has taken the first steps toward voting on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, beginning a marathon two-day session to consider the historic charges with a lively prime-time hearing at the Capitol.
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New York could try to keep alive flavored e-cigarette ban

New York's ban on flavored e-cigarettes is still held up in court but the state may try to keep it alive and expand it to include menthol.
National
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Prosecutors can move forward with leaks case against analyst

A judge has allowed prosecutors to move forward with their case against a former intelligence analyst charged with leaking classified documents about military campaigns to a reporter, according to court papers unsealed Wednesday.
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Appeals court to rehear arguments in Trump hotel lawsuit

A federal appeals court is set to rehear arguments Thursday in a lawsuit that accuses President Donald Trump of illegally profiting off the presidency through his luxury Washington hotel.
Nation
12:15am

Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto America' game

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Lotto America" game were:23-29-34-41-51, Star Ball: 8, ASB: 3(twenty-three, twenty-nine, thirty-four, forty-one, fifty-one;…
Nation
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MN Lottery

MINNEAPOLIS _ These Minnesota lotteries were drawn Wednesday:5-1-4(five, one, four)04-18-27-29-43(four, eighteen, twenty-seven, twenty-nine, forty-three)Estimated jackpot: $1.38 million23-29-34-41-51, Star Ball: 8, ASB: 3(twenty-three, twenty-nine, thirty-four, forty-one,…
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House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, left, and Rep. Doug Collins listened to opening statements Wednesday as the committee debated the a

Judiciary panel takes first steps toward impeachment vote

The House Judiciary Committee took the first steps Wednesday evening toward voting on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, beginning a marathon two-day session to consider the historic charges with a lively prime-time hearing at the Capitol.
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Doctors end protest to demand flu vaccines for migrants

A group of doctors on Wednesday ended a three-day protest against the U.S. government's refusal to allow the flu vaccine be administered to migrants, following the arrests of six demonstrators outside a Border Patrol regional headquarters in San Diego.
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Judge blocks enforcement of LA law that takes aim at NRA

A federal judge on Wednesday blocked enforcement of a Los Angeles law requiring businesses that want city contracts to disclose whether they have ties to the National Rifle Association.
Nation
December 11

Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

ORLANDO, Fla. _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:24-29-42-44-63, Powerball: 10, Power Play: 4(twenty-four, twenty-nine, forty-two, forty-four, sixty-three; Powerball:…
Movies
December 11
FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2019, file photo, Clint Eastwood attends 2019 AFI Fest - "Richard Jewell" at the TCL Chinese Theatre, in Los Angeles. For his

Director Clint Eastwood talks about long journey to make 'Richard Jewell' and criticism of the film

For his film "Richard Jewell," Clint Eastwood takes aim at the media and federal investigators for what he sees as a rush to judgment after the 1996 Atlanta Olympics bombing. The 89-year-old director calls security guard Richard Jewell's story "a great American tragedy," one he's been trying to tell for five years.
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December 11

Salvadoran woman marks 1 year in sanctuary near White House

Yoga. Meditation. English.
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December 11

Woman accidentally calls DA investigator, gets needed walker

An 84-year-old New Mexico woman's misdial meant for a medical supply store went to an investigator in a district attorney's office — and led to a new walker.
Variety
December 11

Judge to decide on removing Texas baby's life support

A judge on Thursday will consider whether a Texas hospital can take a 10-month-old girl off life support despite her family's opposition.
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President Donald Trump signs an anti-Semitic executive order during a Hanukkah reception at the White House in Washington on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019.

Trump signs order targeting college anti-Semitism

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday targeting what his administration describes as a growing problem with anti-Semitic harassment on college campuses.
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December 11

Details sparse after a Texas man is fatally shot by police

More than a week after a 28-year-old Texas man was fatally shot in the head by a police officer, authorities haven't released any details on the circumstances of the shooting.
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California commission lists yellow-legged frog as endangered

There's new hope for an endangered California frog that has vanished from half of its habitat.
Nation
December 11
Baby Jesus is displayed inside a chain-link cage separated from Mary and Joseph at a Methodist church in suburban L.A.

California church's nativity scene displaying separated family in cages spurs reaction

The display is meant to highlight the plight of migrants and refugees, a longtime cause for this 300-member congregation, the senior pastor said.