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Man charged with attempted arson of NYC cathedral

By Gabriella Borter | Reuters NEW YORK – A 37-year-old man who entered New York’s famed St. Patrick’s Cathedral carrying two full gasoline cans, lighter fluid and lighters was charged with attempted arson on Thursday, police said. Wednesday’s incident occurred two days after a massive fire severely damaged the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, causing global […]

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Schools across Denver area closed as “massive manhunt” continues for armed woman “infatuated with Columbine”

Districts across the Denver metro area ordered their schools closed Wednesday as the FBI and local police continue a “massive manhunt” for an 18-year-old Florida woman they say is “infatuated with Columbine” and who purchased a shotgun shortly after arriving in Colorado this week. Sol Pais Most major Denver-area school districts — and others across […]

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Barr to withhold bail from asylum seekers in latest border crackdown

Reis Thebault, Michael Brice-Saddler | The Washington Post Migrants who come to the United States seeking asylum may instead wind up jailed indefinitely while they wait for their claims to be processed, the Trump administration ruled Tuesday in its latest crackdown at the border. Attorney General William Barr’s written decision, a policy reversal, applies to […]