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Deadly Mississippi tornado leaves path of damage

Mayor Johnny DuPree has signed an emergency declaration for the city, which reported "significant injuries" and structural damage. The State Emergency Operations Center is activated providing resources as needed from counties. There are many trapped residents being rescued in downtown Hattiesburg. Flynn said the tornado touched down in Lamar, plowed through Forrest and then struck Perry before dissipating.

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Trump's sexist comments heard by Canadian women: activist

Eyoel said working on the marches has been bringing people together from across social circles, linking different kinds of activists and professionals to help get to work. "I think it's really empowering to do something", said local marcher Laura Zimmerman. The march in Baltimore is billed as a peaceful vigil and demonstration from 12-1 p.m.

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Western Massachusetts residents traveling to nation's capitol for Women's March

But Walker explained that Trump, who has been strongly condemned for his derogatory comments about women in the past, poses a "real threat to women's rights". And there will be a march in Alabama that starts at the 16th Baptist Church, an important monument in the civil rights movement. "It's a girl!" are the most glorious three little words I heard this week while in an ultrasound examination room.

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Airport shooter blamed Central Intelligence Agency, 'jihadi chat rooms'; held without bond

Esteban Santiago, 26, is the suspected gunman behind the January 6 shooting at a baggage claim at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport that killed five and injured six others. The Tuesday morning hearing was to determine whether Esteban Santiago, 26, would be held in custody until his capital trial. The terror group has not yet claimed responsibility for the attack which happened on January 6 at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

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Orlando shooter's widow pleads not guilty

A second count accused her of obstructing justice by lying to FBI investigators and the Police Department in Fort Pierce, Fla. Dressed in a yellow t-shirt and gray sweatpants, she spoke only to acknowledge she understood the proceedings. The indictment asks that Salman's assets, including $30,500, be forfeited. This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation; the Orlando Police Department; the Orange County Sheriff's Office in Florida; the Fort Pierce Police Department; the ...

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Why we are taking part in Women's March on Washington | Feedback

It's expected to draw some 200,000 people from across the country. "I want my nieces not to have to go through what we've been through". There are comments like Jon Rosendall's joke, 'Who is going to make me a sandwich?', but men are lending their voices and participating too.