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'This doesn't happen here': Images, video shows damage from tornado that ripped through Washington state

'This doesn't happen here': Images, video shows damage from tornado that ripped through Washington state

KOMO-TV(SEATTLE) -- A massive tornado that ripped through Washington state left a path of destruction in its wake, videos and images posted to social media show.

The tornado pummeled through Port Orchard as torrential storms clouded over the Pacific Northwest Tuesday afternoon.

The National Weather Service confirmed the tornado based on the radar and video evidence, it said, adding that the tor...

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She wanted to see the world before she went blind, now Michigan woman is missing in Peru

She wanted to see the world before she went blind, now Michigan woman is missing in Peru

Yuri_Arcurs/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A visually impaired Michigan woman, who was on a quest to see the world before she went completely blind, vanished while vacationing in Peru, just a day after she climbed the highest peak of Machu Picchu, her worried family said.

Carla Valpeoz, 35, of Detroit hasnt been heard from since Wednesday, Dec. 12, her brother, Carlos Valpeoz, told ABC News on Tuesday.

"Sh...

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Former AG Loretta Lynch to face questions on Clinton email probe

Former AG Loretta Lynch to face questions on Clinton email probe

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch is expected to appear before members of the House Judiciary and Oversight committees Wednesday, as Republicans conclude their months-long investigation into the handling of the FBIs investigation into former Secretary of State and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clintons use of a private email server and...

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Not just Facebook: Other apps store unposted photos, too, and there's a reason

Not just Facebook: Other apps store unposted photos, too, and there's a reason

coffeekai/iStock(NEW YORK) -- When Facebook announced its latest privacy-related blunder last Friday, one detail alarmed users: third-party apps could have accessed photos that were never even posted.

"The bug also impacted photos that people uploaded to Facebook but chose not to post," Tomer Bar, an engineering director at the company, wrote in a blog post for developers. "For example, if some...

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'Mary Poppins Returns' gets an umbrella up on a packed weekend of new movie releases

'Mary Poppins Returns' gets an umbrella up on a packed weekend of new movie releases

Disney(LOS ANGELES) -- Opening nationwide on Wednesday:

--Mary Poppins Returns--Emily Bluntplays the titular character, made famous byJulie Andrewsin the classic 1964Disney musical. This time, Blunts practically-perfect nanny Mary Poppins is back to help the next generation of the Banks family.Lin-Manuel Miranda,Ben Whishaw,Emily Mortimer,Julie Walters,Dick Van Dyke,Angela Lansbury...

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How to protect against germs during holiday travel

How to protect against germs during holiday travel

Bychykhin_Olexandr/iStock(NEW YORK) -- With Christmas just a week away, millions of Americans will soon be hitting the roads and skies to gather with their loved ones. But theyll likely be joined by an unwanted passenger on their travels: Germs.

Whiles airplanes, trains and buses are some of the fastest ways to get around during the holidays, they also increase your chance of getting sick. So h...

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Former Lawmaker Begins Fraud Sentence

A once-influential Rhode Island lawmaker is beginning nine-months of home confinement after pleading no contest to perjury charges. Former state Rep. John Carnevale was placed in handcuffs followin...

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More West Nile Found In RI

Environmental officials say three mosquito samples in Rhode Island have tested positive for West Nile virus. The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management said Wednesday that the positive...

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New Electric RIPTA Bus Fleet Gets Federal Funding

Senator Jack Reed is announcing that Rhode Island is receiving a federal grant to help pay for new Rhode Island Public Transit Authority buses.  RIPTA will get one-and-a-half-million-dollars f...

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New Bio-Medical Office To Be Built In Warwick

Details regarding a new bio-medical center in Warwick are being shared.  Warwick Mayor Joseph Solomon and property developer the Carpionato Group announced the plan for the 100-thousand-square...

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