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MONDAY, AUG. 15, 2016

15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transfer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Fifteen prisoners at the Guantanamo Bay detention center were sent to the United Arab Emirates in the single largest release of detainees during the Obama administration, the Pentagon announced Monday. The transfer of 12 Yemeni nationals and ...

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Gunmen abduct people from Puerto Vallarta restaurant

MEXICO CITY – Mexican authorities say armed men have abducted multiple people from an upscale restaurant in the popular beach resort city of Puerto Vallarta. Prosecutors in the western state of Jalisco say two SUVs carrying an unknown number of ...

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Trump calls for ‘extreme vetting’ of immigration applicants

Donald Trump called Monday for “extreme vetting” of immigrants seeking admission to the United States, vowing to block those who sympathize with extremist groups or don’t embrace American values. He said the policy would first require a temporary halt in immigration from dangerous regions of the world.

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Pilots eject before military jet crashes in Texas

PREMONT, Texas – An instructor and a student ejected themselves from a military jet before it crashed in a South Texas field during a training flight from Naval Air Station Kingsville. Investigators are trying to determine what caused the T-45 ...

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AM Scanner Traffic — 10.25.16

9:51 a.m. Business Alarm -- Hagadone Corp jet port, 10955 Airport Drive, county airport/Hayden. 9:15 a.m. Injury Fall -- Apartments @ 205 Anton Ave/CdA. 8:41 a.m. Breathing Problem -- 7500 ...

Just wondering

Does subtracting roadkill victims from the population of Spokane area squirrels hasten the rodents' evolution toward future squirrels with far greater traffic awareness...or will humans no longer drive cars by ...



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