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Body cam shows shooting of Lavonia police officers

Moments later, gunshots can be heard and Captain Schulman screams. Crying out in pain, claiming he has been shot in his side and shouting "I'm gonna bleed out", the officer somehow manages to make his way to a nearby police auto to lay down.


Reston Likely to Get Wintry Mix Tonight

Reston Likely to Get Wintry Mix Tonight

Snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch is possible, making roads and walkways slippery. Another wintry mix is expected in the evening and will transition to light snow overnight . Up to an inch of snow is possible in central in and up to 2 inches possible in northern Indiana. Expect a high only in the 20s on Monday , followed by daytime temperatures int eh 30s and 40s for the rest of the week.


Trump team challenges intel on Russian election influence

Trump team challenges intel on Russian election influence

During a presentation to USA senators, the Central Intelligence Agency said it was "quite clear" the goal of the Russian hacks was to elect Trump, officials said. "The president wanted this done under his watch because he takes it very seriously", he said. Some intelligence officials disagreed, citing a lack of specific intelligence stating Kremlin officials directed the identified individuals to pass the DNC emails to WikiLeaks.


Judge blocks Texas rules that would require fetal remains be buried/cremated

Judge blocks Texas rules that would require fetal remains be buried/cremated

According multiple reports, Sparks set hearings for January 3 and will likely rule before January 6. In a hearing on Thursday that the Houston Chronicle described as "testy", U.S. Supreme Court struck down parts of a Texas law that restricted abortion. Abortion-rights groups filed a lawsuit on Monday claiming the regulation unfairly "burdens women seeking pregnancy-related medical care" by imposing "a funeral ritual on women who have a miscarriage management procedure, ectopic ...


New protests erupt in Warsaw as political crisis deepens

New protests erupt in Warsaw as political crisis deepens

Poland's Western allies have also expressed concerns over a push by the government to reform the constitutional court, saying it contravened democratic standards.But despite criticism at home and overseas, the eurosceptic PiS enjoys steady support among many Poles eager to hear its message of higher welfare, more Catholic values in public life and less dependence on foreign capital.



Venezuela Extends Use of 100 Bolivar Bill Until Jan. 2

It went out of circulation on Friday, yet the replacement bills had not yet arrived at banks or ATMs, forcing people to rely on credit cards or bank transfers, or to try to make purchases with bundles of hard-to-find smaller bills often worth less than a penny each.