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Published: Sat, 19 Aug 2017 11:56:46 PDT

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Thousands march through Boston week after Virginia bloodshedThousands march through Boston week after Virginia bloodshed

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:25:57 UTC

Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans converged Saturday on downtown Boston, dwarfing a small group of conservatives who cut short their "free speech rally" in a boisterous repudiation of white nationalism a week after racially tinged bloodshed in Virginia.Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans converged Saturday on downtown Boston, dwarfing a small group of conservatives who cut short their "free speech rally" in a boisterous repudiation of white nationalism a week after racially tinged bloodshed in Virginia.



2 troopers wounded in robbery investigation; suspect killed2 troopers wounded in robbery investigation; suspect killed

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:18:28 UTC

Pennsylvania State Police say a state trooper was critically injured when he was shot by a suspect in a robbery investigation before officers returned fire killing the shooter. A second trooper also was shot by the suspect Friday night outside a grocery store in Fairchance, south of Pittsburgh.Pennsylvania State Police say a state trooper was critically injured when he was shot by a suspect in a robbery investigation before officers returned fire killing the shooter. A second trooper also was shot by the suspect Friday night outside a grocery store in Fairchance, south of Pittsburgh.


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Big catch! Drunken woman allegedly swims up, bites fisherman's lineBig catch! Drunken woman allegedly swims up, bites fisherman's line

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 17:06:37 UTC

St. Johns County Sheriff's officials tell local news outlets the fisherman told deputies the incident happened Tuesday evening as he was fishing with a rented pole near St. Augustine.St. Johns County Sheriff's officials tell local news outlets the fisherman told deputies the incident happened Tuesday evening as he was fishing with a rented pole near St. Augustine.



VIDEO: Dogs put themselves behind bars after caretaker finds ripped bedVIDEO: Dogs put themselves behind bars after caretaker finds ripped bed

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:55:15 UTC

Two Australian shepherds felt awfully guilty after having a bit too much fun while their owner was away from home.Two Australian shepherds felt awfully guilty after having a bit too much fun while their owner was away from home.


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Hazmat situation forces evacuations in TrentonHazmat situation forces evacuations in Trenton

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:28:27 UTC

A hazmat situation has forced the evacuation of an apartment building in Trenton.A hazmat situation has forced the evacuation of an apartment building in Trenton.



Bronx girl burned by boiling water at sleepover released from hospitalBronx girl burned by boiling water at sleepover released from hospital

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:24:02 UTC

Good news! An 11-year-old girl who was badly burned when boiling water was poured on her face at a Bronx sleepover has been released from the hospital.Good news! An 11-year-old girl who was badly burned when boiling water was poured on her face at a Bronx sleepover has been released from the hospital.


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New Jersey woman loses wedding ring in Italy, finds it 9 years laterNew Jersey woman loses wedding ring in Italy, finds it 9 years later

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:23:17 UTC

Every wedding ring has a story, but one lost and found diamond is now part of a miraculous tale Margaret and Justin Mussel will pass down for generations. It was a 1.1 karat diamond on a white gold band. Margaret was wearing her ring on a family trip to Italy nine years ago when it suddenly slipped off and disappeared.Every wedding ring has a story, but one lost and found diamond is now part of a miraculous tale Margaret and Justin Mussel will pass down for generations. It was a 1.1 karat diamond on a white gold band. Margaret was wearing her ring on a family trip to Italy nine years ago when it suddenly slipped off and disappeared.


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Solar eclipse glasses hard to come by around PhiladelphiaSolar eclipse glasses hard to come by around Philadelphia

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:13:03 UTC

As the eclipse draws near everyone wants to get their hands on a pair of coveted solar glasses. But not many places can keep them in stock.As the eclipse draws near everyone wants to get their hands on a pair of coveted solar glasses. But not many places can keep them in stock.


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Shelter Me: Brenda's Cat RescueShelter Me: Brenda's Cat Rescue

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:01:20 UTC

In this week's Shelter Me we meet a rescue that's dedicated to finding stray cats their forever homes.In this week's Shelter Me we meet a rescue that's dedicated to finding stray cats their forever homes.


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Rower rescues dogs from Schuylkill River in Fairmount ParkRower rescues dogs from Schuylkill River in Fairmount Park

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:50:28 UTC

A Philadelphia rower is trying to find the owner of two dogs he rescued from the Schuylkill River.A Philadelphia rower is trying to find the owner of two dogs he rescued from the Schuylkill River.


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Duke University removes statue of Confederate generalDuke University removes statue of Confederate general

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:08:56 UTC

Duke University removed a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee early Saturday, days after it was vandalized amid a national debate about monuments to the Confederacy.Duke University removed a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee early Saturday, days after it was vandalized amid a national debate about monuments to the Confederacy.



Frank Rizzo mural defaced with paint in South PhiladelphiaFrank Rizzo mural defaced with paint in South Philadelphia

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 13:23:01 UTC

More acts of vandalism have occurred in the wake of violence that has swept the nation.More acts of vandalism have occurred in the wake of violence that has swept the nation.


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Man shot during attempted robbery in Kensington Man shot during attempted robbery in Kensington

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 13:10:54 UTC

A man is in surgery after receiving injuries during a shootout with a suspected robber.A man is in surgery after receiving injuries during a shootout with a suspected robber.


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Temple University students gear up for the solar eclipseTemple University students gear up for the solar eclipse

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 13:01:14 UTC

A team of engineering students at Temple University are gearing up for the celestial event.A team of engineering students at Temple University are gearing up for the celestial event.


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