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Officials doubt reported discovery of 4 bodies on Everest

KATHMANDU, Nepal –  Nepalese officials cast doubt Thursday on the reported discovery of four bodies at the highest camp on Mount Everest, saying no climbers have been reported missing. Tourism Department official Durga Dutta Dhakal said expedition teams and other sources have confirmed that all climbers have been accounted for, including six whose deaths were […]
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Officials doubt reported discovery of 4 bodies on Everest

KATHMANDU, Nepal –  Nepalese officials cast doubt Thursday on the reported discovery of four bodies at the highest camp on Mount Everest, saying no climbers have been reported missing. Tourism Department official Durga Dutta Dhakal said expedition teams and other sources have confirmed that all climbers have been accounted for, including six whose deaths were […]
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Attorneys: Salvadoran Colonel's health declining in new jail

RALEIGH, N.C. –  Defense attorneys say medical care for a former Salvadoran colonel accused of helping to plot five killings is declining since his transfer to a new facility to await a final decision on his extradition. A lawyer for Inocente Orlando Montano Morales says in a filing that routine blood sugar checks were missed […]
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US: More than 100 civilians killed in Iraq bombing in March

WASHINGTON –  A Pentagon investigation has found that more than 100 civilians were killed after the U.S. dropped a bomb on a building in Mosul, Iraq, in March. The probe found that the U.S. bomb triggered secondary explosions from devices clandestinely planted there by Islamic State fighters. And the military says the secondary blasts caused […]
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NATO leaders meet under intense Trump pressure on spending

BRUSSELS –  Meeting fellow NATO leaders for the first time, U.S. President Donald Trump aggressively challenged them Thursday to spend more on their own defense, putting the alliance under exceptional pressure to become tougher, sharper and newly relevant. The 27 other leaders looked on in awkward silence as Trump suggested most NATO countries were freeloaders […]
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College renames building amid link to racial segregation

EWING, N.J. –  The College of New Jersey has changed the name of a building amid concern its namesake was a racial segregationist. Paul Loser Hall was renamed Trenton Hall on Wednesday by the college board of trustees. The move comes a week after President R. Barbara Gitenstein accepted an advisory commission’s recommendation. The public […]
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Bond set at $7M for suspect in Ohio house fire that killed 7

AKRON, Ohio –  A judge has set bond at $7 million for an Ohio man accused of setting a fire that killed seven of his neighbors, including five children. Fifty-eight-year-old Stanley Ford was initially denied bond initially, but that changed after his lawyer argued on Thursday that Ford is married with two kids and hasn’t […]
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Bond set at $7M for suspect in Ohio house fire that killed 7

AKRON, Ohio –  A judge has set bond at $7 million for an Ohio man accused of setting a fire that killed seven of his neighbors, including five children. Fifty-eight-year-old Stanley Ford was initially denied bond initially, but that changed after his lawyer argued on Thursday that Ford is married with two kids and hasn’t […]
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Texas artist making sculpture honoring vets on Memorial Day

When Joaquin Cortez created a sand sculpture memorial in front of a Mansfield store, he wanted to honor the officers killed in the July 7 attack. Unfortunately, the elements took their toll on the sculpture. So for Memorial Day, Cortez is creating a new sculpture to honoring all veterans. AIR FORCE MASTER SERGEANT FINDS PEACE […]
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Navy dad surprises daughter at Georgia elementary school graduation

After almost a year spent thousands of miles apart, a Navy officer returned home to surprise his daughter at her fifth-grade graduation ceremony. Petty Officer 2nd Class Kavaurio Harris has been stationed in Japan since July. But on Tuesday, he traveled home to Covington, Georgia, to surprise his daughter, Kavaurianna, on stage at her elementary […]