(Harrison Keegan/The Springfield News-Leader via AP)
August 09, 2019 - 1:28 pm
Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Five days after 22 people were killed at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, panicked shoppers fled a Walmart in Springfield, Missouri, after a man carrying a rifle and wearing body armor walked around the store before being stopped by an off-duty firefighter...
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May 23, 2019 - 11:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is suggesting an "intervention" with President Donald Trump after he vowed to not work with Congress unless Democrats stop investigating him. The California Democrat described a pattern of "stunts" by Trump to change the subject amid the investigations...
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March 21, 2019 - 9:17 am
Charlottesville, VA _ All Charlottesville public schools were closed Thursday after a concerned citizen made police aware of a possible online threat against one of the schools. The school system released the following statement late Wednesday: "The Charlottesville Police Department and other...
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February 27, 2019 - 5:49 pm
Washington, D.C. _ Former Roger Stone associate Jerome Corsi is asking the judge to probe whether Stone is violating the order to stay away from witnesses, saying he's felt threatened by cars outside his home and his stepson's home. Attorney's for Corsi made the filing in federal court in...
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February 27, 2019 - 1:03 pm
(RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man is accused of repeatedly threatening to punch and shoot U.S. Sen. Mark Warner over his views on abortion and the proposed border wall. 55-year-old Anthony Butkiewicz III is reportedly charged with threatening to assault a U.S. official, and was ordered held...
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February 19, 2019 - 2:06 pm
By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday ordered Roger Stone to appear in court to consider whether to revoke his bail after the longtime Donald Trump confidant posted a photo on Instagram of the judge with what appeared to be crosshairs of a gun. U.S...
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August 29, 2018 - 3:38 pm
(RICHMOND, Va. - - Bon Secours Richmond Community Hospital was placed on lockdown Wednesday following a what authorities call a viable threat of a possible future shooting on the campus. "Safety and high quality patient care is of the utmost importance to Bon Secours," a hospital...
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August 10, 2018 - 11:50 am
By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's prime minister sternly warned the United States on Friday against ramping up sanctions, saying that Moscow will retaliate with economic, political and unspecified "other" means. The tough message from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev...
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July 09, 2018 - 1:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks will eliminate plastic straws from all of its locations within two years, citing the environmental threat to oceans. The coffee chain becomes the largest food and beverage company to do so as calls to cut waste globally grow louder . While plastic straws account for a...
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June 13, 2018 - 1:39 pm
By ANNE FLAHERTY and JOSH LEDERMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared on Wednesday there was "no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea," a dubious claim following his summit with leader Kim Jong Un that produced no guarantees on how or when Pyongyang would...
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