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Effective: July 16, 2019 at 8:43amExpires: July 17, 2019 at 12:42pmTarget Area: Davison; Hanson

Viral video of toddler breaching pool gate offers warning for parents

WFAA(NEW YORK) — A video of a toddler scaling a locked and covered ladder to reach an above-ground pool has now gone viral online, serving as a warning for all families. Keith Wyman posted a video on Facebook last Friday of his 2-year-old son Cody successfully climbing a covered and padlocked pool ladder. The young …

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Viral video of toddler breaching pool gate offers warning for parents

WFAA(NEW YORK) — A video of a toddler scaling a locked and covered ladder to reach an above-ground pool has now gone viral online, serving as a warning for all families. Keith Wyman posted a video on Facebook last Friday of his 2-year-old son Cody successfully climbing a covered and padlocked pool ladder. The young …

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South Korea calls for ‘corresponding measures’ from the North after military exercise with US suspended

iStock/Thinkstock(SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korea Tuesday confirmed the Pentagon’s announcement of the suspension of a major joint military exercise in August and called for North Korea to reciprocate. The U.S. Department of Defense and the South Korean defense ministry said the annual Freedom Guardian exercise would be suspended, and South Korea also said a …

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South Korea calls for ‘corresponding measures’ from the North after military exercise with US suspended

iStock/Thinkstock(SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korea Tuesday confirmed the Pentagon’s announcement of the suspension of a major joint military exercise in August and called for North Korea to reciprocate. The U.S. Department of Defense and the South Korean defense ministry said the annual Freedom Guardian exercise would be suspended, and South Korea also said a …

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China hints it may retaliate against US for new tariffs

iStock/Thinkstock(BEIJING) — China’s Commerce Ministry on Tuesday criticized President Trump’s latest threat of tariffs, calling it an “act of extreme pressure and blackmail.” Trump on Monday threatened to impose additional tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods following an announcement last week that he would seek to slap a 25 percent tariff on $50 …

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China hints it may retaliate against US for new tariffs

iStock/Thinkstock(BEIJING) — China’s Commerce Ministry on Tuesday criticized President Trump’s latest threat of tariffs, calling it an “act of extreme pressure and blackmail.” Trump on Monday threatened to impose additional tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods following an announcement last week that he would seek to slap a 25 percent tariff on $50 …

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‘We shouldn’t be the “stars” of the school-­shooting generation’: Inside Parkland shooting survivors David and Lauren Hogg’s new book

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Teen activist David Hogg and his younger sister Lauren Hogg rose to national fame in the aftermath of the Valentine’s Day massacre at their high school in Parkland, Florida. The two survived when a gunman opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, killing 17 people with an AR-15-style weapon. …

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‘We shouldn’t be the “stars” of the school-­shooting generation’: Inside Parkland shooting survivors David and Lauren Hogg’s new book

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Teen activist David Hogg and his younger sister Lauren Hogg rose to national fame in the aftermath of the Valentine’s Day massacre at their high school in Parkland, Florida. The two survived when a gunman opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, killing 17 people with an AR-15-style weapon. …

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3 people die after being pulled from apartment swimming pool in NC

iStock/Thinkstock(DURHAM, N.C.) — Three people died after being pulled early Tuesday morning from a pool in a North Carolina apartment complex near Duke University, authorities said. The two males and one female have not yet been identified. Durham police were questioning a fourth person who was at the scene, according to authorities. Police were called …

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Uproar grows as administration digs in on child separation policy

David McNew/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump defended his controversial immigration policies on Monday ahead of a closely watched meeting with GOP lawmakers who have criticized his administration’s “zero-tolerance” approach to border protection. Trump is scheduled to meet with House Republicans on Capitol Hill Tuesday to discuss two Republican-backed immigration bills amid growing calls to …

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Illinois hospital forced to divert patients as floodwaters rush in; motorists stranded

iStock/Thinkstock(ROCKFORD, Ill.) — An Illinois hospital halted intake on Monday after a storm battered parts of the state with heavy rain and flooding that left some residents stranded in there cars. Mercy Hospital in Rockford, Illinois, had to divert incoming patients to nearby hospitals on Monday after parts of the facility flooded, hospital officials said. …

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Kim Jong Un makes third surprise visit to China in less than 3 months

Ministry of Communications and Information Singapore via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Beijing Tuesday morning for his third visit to China in less than three months — just one week after his historic summit with President Donald Trump in Singapore. Kim will likely meet with Chinese President Xi …

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Over 550 guns seized from home of felon in Southern California

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department(AGUA DULCE, Calif.) — A tip from a neighbor about a man in possession of “a large number of guns” turned out to be an understatement. When Los Angeles County sheriffs showed up at the home with a warrant they found 432 guns at his house — and that was just …

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Trump: Prepare another 200 billion in tariffs on China

President Trump is preparing for yet another round of tariffs on Chinese products. Trump announced 50-billion in tariffs Friday, which was quickly followed by China’s retaliation with tariffs on agricultural and manufactured goods.  The list of more than 500 American items will hit many farm-produced items like pork, soybeans, sorghum, and dairy products. The President …

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Dairy products included in Chinese tariff list

An official with the U.S. Trade Representative’s office says the retaliatory tariffs China announced Friday against U.S. products does include American dairy products.  The official, who declined to give her name, told Brownfield the items China announced Friday cover nearly all dairy products. The list of 25% tariffs includes 21 different dairy categories, including all …

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Audio recording emerges of ‘orchestra’ of crying children in migrant detention center

U.S. Customs and Border Protection(NEW YORK) — Young migrant children, fighting through tears, can be heard crying “Mami” and “Papa” in an eight-minute audio clip first obtained by ProPublica. The children are believed to be between 4 and 10 years of age, and they’re crying because their parents have been detained elsewhere after crossing the …

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Photographer details the emotional moment that created viral border photo of crying toddler

John Moore/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Dozens of harrowing images have rippled across the country from the southern border in recent weeks, but one that has caught the attention of many shows a crying 2-year-old girl who looked on as her mother was searched by U.S. Border Patrol agents. “These folks, they didn’t know what was …

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Trial begins for man alleging Roundup weed killer caused his cancer

iStock/Thinkstoclk(BENICIA, Calif.) — A California man is the first of hundreds of plaintiffs to see his day in court with Monsanto in a lawsuit alleging that its weed killing product Roundup gave him cancer. Jury selection began Monday in California Superior Court in DeWayne Johnson’s suit against the agrochemical giant. Johnson worked for a school …

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Gunshot victim covered with sheet starts breathing again

WLS(CHICAGO) — First responders had already draped a sheet over a 17-year-old who was shot in the head and left for dead. But after a few minutes went by, the unidentified teen restarted breathing. They quickly lifted the sheet and worked to revive him by performing chest compressions, police said. He was then rushed to …

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86% of Nebraska corn, 82% soybeans good to excellent

Nebraska crops remain in good shape despite topsoil moistures that are 30 percent short. The USDA says 86 percent of the corn is in good to excellent condition. Soybeans aren’t far off, checking in at 82 percent good to excellent. And nearly all of Nebraska’s winter wheat acres have headed, with 63 percent of the …

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