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Dakota Pipeline protesters hang signs at Vikings game

Security cleared a lower section beneath the banner. The pipeline is now routed through treaty lands of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. One of the protesters, wearing a No4 Brett Favre Vikings uniform, rappelled down the banner. Bank logo above, furthering activism against the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota and its investors. The most immediate question of course: how the hell did they get all that climbing equipment into an National Football League stadium? "It's not as risky as for ...

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Bills Don't Field Kickoff, Jets Recover in End Zone for TD

In a meaningless contest, one that only does harm to the franchise, Fitz went for 210 yards and two touchdowns on 20-of-30 passing. Since time did not run on the play, the Jets scored 10 points in zero seconds. Manuel will make his first start since October 25, 2015, a 34-31 loss to Jacksonville at London's Wembley Stadium when he turned the ball over on three consecutive possessions — two of which were returned for touchdowns.

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PA State police trooper shot, killed; suspect dead

On Saturday, State Police said on social media that Robison had died. Robison, 32, was killed by members of the search party seeking him shortly before 10 a.m. We will always remember his passion, dedication and sacrifice. Further details were not immediately available. He said he has "full confidence" authorities will capture the suspect.

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Dry, cold conditions expected for New Year's Eve celebrations

The weather service warns drivers to be alert for extremely localized areas of hazardous travel conditions. A few clouds this evening as you head to those New Year's Eve parties. Lows will bottom out in the upper teens and lower 20s. Those winds are out of the north and northwest around 15 miles per hour at peak, which means some gusts to around 25 miles per hour or so.

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Riders stuck 120 feet up in air at Knott's Berry Farm

Gabe Javage says the Sky Cabin was the first ride his family went on Friday and things started to get serious as trapped passengers' bladders caught up with them. 30, 2016. After a cherry picker failed, firefighters used a line and harness to rappel guests to the ground one at a time. Local fire crews are now working to rescue the trapped passengers by climbing to the top of the ride and rappelling each guest down to safety.

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Did Teen Perception, Use of Marijuana Change After Recreational Use Legalized?

After the first recreational marijuana shop opened almost three years ago in Colorado, a growing body of research has shown that the availability of recreational marijuana - in Colorado and elsewhere was not having much effect on teens' propensity to smoke weed.