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A Delta flight slid off a taxiway at Kansas City International Airport

A Delta flight slid off a taxiway at Kansas City International Airport

A Delta flight slid off the pavement Friday morning at Kansas City International Airport in Missouri, an airport spokesman said. Delta Flight A319 was taxiing from the airport terminal when its nose wheel dropped off the taxiway pavement, according to spokesman Joe McBride. “No known injuries,” he said. “Buses being brought out to remove passengers.”…MORE

One hundred years ago today, Prohibition began

One hundred years ago today, Prohibition began

Clutch your adult beverages a little tighter, everyone. On this day 100 years ago, Prohibition went into effect — banning the production, importation, sale and transportation of alcohol in the US. It all started with the temperance movement, which encouraged and advocated for abstinence from alcohol. Much of the reasoning was based on ideas of…MORE

Sex offender wanted in connection with the death of Paighton Houston

Sex offender wanted in connection with the death of Paighton Houston

An arrest warrant has been issued for 50-year-old Frederick Hampton in connection with an investigation into the death of Paighton Houston, authorities said. Houston, 29, disappeared December 20 after leaving a Birmingham bar, her family said. Her body was found in a shallow grave behind a house in Hueytown, Alabama, earlier this month, Trussville Police…MORE

New Stoneman Douglas High School building scheduled to open in August

New Stoneman Douglas High School building scheduled to open in August

A new building on the campus of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School will open in August to replace the site of one of the deadliest school shootings in American history. The new 45,000-square-foot building will allow students to escape the temporary portable classrooms they have used since returning to the Parkland, Florida, school following the…MORE

Someone is shooting at moving cars on a highway in North Carolina, police say

Someone is shooting at moving cars on a highway in North Carolina, police say

Someone shot at passing vehicles on a major highway in North Carolina, and authorities are warning drivers to be vigilant. “Please be careful if traveling 264 East. There have been reports of vehicles being shot at between mile marker 38-40 … in Wilson County,” the Bailey Police Department posted on social media. Several people responded…MORE

New evidence against Lori Loughlin and husband revealed in government motion

New evidence against Lori Loughlin and husband revealed in government motion

New details have emerged about the alleged involvement of actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli in the college admissions scandal. A new, 526-page motion, filed Tuesday in Massachusetts federal court, is the government’s response to a recent argument by Loughlin, Giannulli, and additional defendants who have pleaded not guilty. The defendants…MORE

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