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Amid search for North Carolina 13-year-old Hania Noelia Aguilar, authorities ask residents to check properties for 'anything unusual'

Amid search for North Carolina 13-year-old Hania Noelia Aguilar, authorities ask residents to check properties for 'anything unusual'

FBI Charlotte(WASHINGTON) -- Authorities are asking residents in North Carolinas Robeson County to check their properties this weekend for "anything unusual or out of place" amid the ongoing search for kidnapped 13-year-old Hania Noelia Aguilar.

"If you see something that doesnt belong or is not normal, do not touch anything (you could damage possible evidence) and call the tip line or 911," ...

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Threat of violence at home spurs LGBT migrants on to the border

Threat of violence at home spurs LGBT migrants on to the border

Robert Zepeda/ABC News(TIJUANA, Mexico) -- A group of LGBT migrants was among the first members of the so-called caravan to arrive in Tijuana this week, seeking asylum from some of the most violent countries in the world where gay and trans people are particularly targeted, according to Amnesty International.

"We came with the caravan, and the caravan continues," Cesar Mejia told reporters in ...

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Trump says reports that CIA has tied Saudi prince to Khashoggi murder are 'premature'

Trump says reports that CIA has tied Saudi prince to Khashoggi murder are 'premature'

Jim Lo Scalzo-Pool/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump said late Saturday that its "too early" to say whether Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman was behind the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, and described multiple news reports saying the CIA has concluded the crown prince was directly involved as premature.

The president said that the U.S. government will...

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New definition of kilogram ditches old metal object for natural constants

New definition of kilogram ditches old metal object for natural constants

iStock/Thinkstock(PARIS) -- Scientists from 60 countries voted in a historic event in Versailles, France on Friday to change the definition of the kilogram, basing it on electric currents rather than a single solid object.

The decision, made at the General Conference on Weights and Measurements, will retire the object known as "Le Grand K," a small cylindrical ingot made of platinum-iridium tha...

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Kristin Davis says love of acting helped her get sober: "I didn’t think I would live to be 30"

Kristin Davis says love of acting helped her get sober: "I didn’t think I would live to be 30"

Phillip Faraone/Getty Images for Marie Claire(NEW YORK) -- Sex and the City actress Kristin Davis has revealed that acting quite literally saved her life.

In an episode of the podcast Origins with James Andrew Miller about the hit HBO series, she credits her early acting jobs with helping her overcome an alcohol addiction.

I dont think I would be alive, she says. Im an addict. Im a reco...

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The emotional moment when a face transplant recipient thanks his donor's mother

The emotional moment when a face transplant recipient thanks his donor's mother

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Since receiving his face transplant 10 months ago, Cameron Underwood has slowly but surely gotten comfortable being out and about in public.

But he was riddled with anxiety before a certain meeting that the now-26-year-old and his mother went to recently.

Waiting for them on a Manhattan apartment patio was Sally Fisher, the mother of Underwoods donor.

Fisher would once again...

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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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