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Man catches teen falling from park ride: 'It's OK to let go'

On Saturday, the unidentified teen was riding with a man in a stopped, two-person gondola at the Queensbury park, about 55 miles north of Albany. At around 8 PM on Sunday, the young girl seemed to slip from the ride according to the Warren County Sheriff's office.



Ex-Milwaukee Cop Acquitted of Homicide Faces Civil Suit

MARGE PITROF, BYLINE: Well, it had been a violent weekend in Milwaukee last August with about a half dozen shootings when Officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown and a partner tried to pull over the vehicle that Sylville Smith was in. Defense attorneys for Heaggan-Brown argued he had to act quickly to defend himself from Smith . They believed it was involved in drug dealing. The complaint states that the deadly encounter started when Heaggan-Brown and the other officer saw a man leaning ...


Trump defends economic team: 'I just don't want a poor person'

Trump defends economic team: 'I just don't want a poor person'

Trump, a billionaire businessman from NY, lauded the appointments of former Goldman Sachs president Gary Cohn as chief economic adviser, and billionaire investor Wilbur Ross as Commerce Secretary, as "smart" decisions. During the rally , Trump dismissed claims these people would not be able to emphasise with the financial difficulties of ordinary voters. Trump's aides are making a renewed push to get the president out of Washington.


Alleged baseball practice gunman was James Hodgkinson of Belleville

Alleged baseball practice gunman was James Hodgkinson of Belleville

Hodgkinson opened fire on Republican members of the United States Congress as they practiced for a charity baseball game in Alexandria, Virginia, Wednesday morning, authorities said . At the time police recovered a pocket knife, hair they say was pulled out of his girlfriend's head and a 12-gauge shotgun at the scene. "I never saw him get mad when people were talking good, bad or ugly about any of the political parties", Euille told The Associated Press.


Protesters Arrested During Health Care Bill 'Die

Protesters Arrested During Health Care Bill 'Die

Facing unanimous Democratic opposition, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell must get yes votes from 50 of the 52 GOP senators to avoid a defeat. Numerous demonstrators , as part of their protest activities, removed themselves from their wheelchairs and lay themselves on the floor, obstructing passage through the hallway and into nearby offices.


Key Democrat agrees with Trump: Obama should have acted on hacks

Key Democrat agrees with Trump: Obama should have acted on hacks

On Saturday, Trump said on social media: "Since the Obama Administration was told way before the 2016 Election that the Russians were meddling, why no action?" Dianne Feinstein (D., Calif.) repeatedly tried to get the Obama administration to do so.