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December 06, 2017 - 7:32 am
(SAN DIEGO) -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) began physically testing the southwest border wall prototypes this week, according to a spokesperson for the department. The start of the official testing period was Nov. 27, but physical tests began Monday, said Carlos Diaz, CBP's public...
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December 05, 2017 - 7:25 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Arrests of undocumented immigrants rose and apprehensions along the Southwest border were down significantly last year, according to the end-of-year numbers released Tuesday by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). During fiscal year 2017, there were a total of 310,531...
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December 05, 2017 - 3:02 pm
(VENTURA, Calif.) -- It was 11:00 p.m. when firefighters knocked on the front door of Jim McConica's Ventura, California, home to warn of an approaching blaze. "They told us to get out so we gathered what we could and put it into my pickup truck as fast as we could," McConica, 66, told ABC News. He...
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December 05, 2017 - 2:57 pm
(NEW YORK) -- President Trump’s attorney is seeking to dismiss a defamation lawsuit on Tuesday filed by one of the women who has accused the president of sexual misconduct. Summer Zervos, a former contestant on NBC's "The Apprentice," was one of more than a dozen women who came forward during the...
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December 05, 2017 - 11:08 am
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Snow and intense wind contributed to over 100 car crashes in Minnesota on Monday and left bitter temperatures in their wake. Eleven inches of snow has fallen in parts of northwestern Minnesota and this morning, over 2 inches of snow were reported at the Minneapolis-St. Paul...
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December 05, 2017 - 10:43 am
(ATLANTA) -- A child aboard a school bus died early Tuesday morning after the vehicle smashed into a tree in southeast Georgia, authorities said. The unidentified student was one of 22 passengers aboard the bus at around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday when it veered off a road in Liberty County and hit the tree...
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December 05, 2017 - 10:30 am
(NEW YORK) -- A man with a "machete-type sword" was shot and killed by New York City police early Tuesday morning, the NYPD said. The man, who was not identified, was shot in a third floor Bronx apartment just after 4 a.m. The officers went into a rear bedroom where the man confronted them with a...
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December 05, 2017 - 6:30 am
(NEW YORK) -- Mild temperatures that covered much of the Midwest and Northeast are out the window Tuesday as cold air and snow have moved into the region. Out west, up to 20 inches of snow fell in Steamboat Springs, Colorado in the last 24 hours, while 11 inches of snow fell in parts of...
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