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Last section of crumbling Hudson River bridge coming down - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Last section of crumbling Hudson River bridge coming down  CityNews Vancouver

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — The Tappan Zee (TAP'-ehn zee) Bridge will soon be history as crews work to remove the last pieces of the Hudson River span. New York ...

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German party rescinds invite to pundit Milo Yiannopoulos - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
German party rescinds invite to pundit Milo Yiannopoulos  CityNews Vancouver

BERLIN — The nationalist Alternative for Germany party has withdrawn an invitation for right-wing British writer Milo Yiannopoulos to speak at an event in ...

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Mexico says migrant detentions up 79% in April - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Mexico says migrant detentions up 79% in April  CityNews Vancouver

MEXICO CITY — Mexican authorities say the number of mainly Central American migrants who were detained in April has risen by 79% in comparison to the ...

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Small plane crashes in Costa Rican capital, no deaths - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Small plane crashes in Costa Rican capital, no deaths  CityNews Vancouver

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica — A small plane has crashed in a residential area of Costa Rica's capital without causing deaths or serious injuries. The accident ...

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Waiter returns lost $424,000 check to retired social worker - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Waiter returns lost $424,000 check to retired social worker  CityNews Vancouver

NEW YORK — A waiter has returned a cashier's check worth nearly $424,000 to the retired social worker who lost it. Armando Markaj found a bank envelope ...

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900 children taken away from vigilante group in Nigeria - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
900 children taken away from vigilante group in Nigeria  CityNews Vancouver

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria — Authorities say nearly 900 children who were enlisted in a civilian defence militia in northeastern Nigeria have been officially separated ...

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Venezuela orders Aruba, Brazil borders reopened - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Venezuela orders Aruba, Brazil borders reopened  CityNews Vancouver

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuela is reopening its borders with Brazil and Aruba while keeping the more frequently traversed Colombia border closed.

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House passes $19B disaster aid bill over Trump opposition - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
House passes $19B disaster aid bill over Trump opposition  CityNews Vancouver

WASHINGTON — The House has passed a $19 billion disaster aid bill that would deliver long-sought relief to farmers, victims of hurricanes and floods, and ...

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Police surround Miami Hilton after report of shots fired - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Police surround Miami Hilton after report of shots fired  CityNews Vancouver

MIAMI — Police have evacuated parts of the Hilton hotel in downtown Miami after reports of shots being fired nearby. Commander Freddie Cruz tells reporters ...

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NYC school bus crash leaves over 20 kids with minor injuries - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
NYC school bus crash leaves over 20 kids with minor injuries  CityNews Vancouver

NEW YORK — Authorities say more than 20 children have been taken to a hospital with minor injuries after a school bus and two cars collided in Brooklyn, and ...

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North Dakota to sue Washington state over new oil train rule - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
North Dakota to sue Washington state over new oil train rule  CityNews Vancouver

BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota is preparing to sue the state of Washington over a new Washington law targeting oil shipped by rail. Washington Gov.

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Citing state budget deliberations, borough hikes local tax - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Citing state budget deliberations, borough hikes local tax  CityNews Vancouver

FAIRBANKS, Alaska — The Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly has approved a budget with an eye toward how much the state will reimburse the borough ...

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Pentagon shifting $1.5 billion to border wall construction - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Pentagon shifting $1.5 billion to border wall construction  CityNews Vancouver

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon says it is reallocating $1.5 billion to help pay for construction of 80 miles of wall at the U.S.-Mexican border. The money is being ...

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Lawmaker's actions outside clinic spur anti-abortion rally - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Lawmaker's actions outside clinic spur anti-abortion rally  CityNews Vancouver

PHILADELPHIA — Hundreds of anti-abortion protesters are rallying outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Philadelphia in response to a state legislator's recent ...

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Researchers to trap, mark Glacier National Park bears - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Researchers to trap, mark Glacier National Park bears  CityNews Vancouver

KALISPELL, Mont. — Glacier National Park officials plan to capture and mark 10 female grizzly bears as part of an ongoing effort to monitor the population in the ...

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Frenchman arrested after son, daughter killed in Germany - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Frenchman arrested after son, daughter killed in Germany  CityNews Vancouver

BERLIN — German police say a 55-year-old Frenchman has been arrested on suspicion of killing his young children in the eastern city of Dresden. Police said ...

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Giuliani urges Ukraine to investigate Democrats - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Giuliani urges Ukraine to investigate Democrats  CityNews Vancouver

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump's personal lawyer says he is urging Ukraine to open investigations that could benefit Trump politically in the United ...

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Confederate statue could be moved after city panel's vote - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Confederate statue could be moved after city panel's vote  CityNews Vancouver

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A historic commission in Kentucky's largest city says a Confederate statue can be removed from a prominent location. News outlets report ...

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Space-tourism dream edges toward reality in New Mexico - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Space-tourism dream edges toward reality in New Mexico  CityNews Vancouver

SANTA FE, N.M. — British billionaire Richard Branson is taking another concrete step toward offering rides into the close reaches of space for paying ...

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Congressman struggles to forgive his shooter 2 years later - CityNews Vancouver

Tom Riley News - 10/May/2019
Congressman struggles to forgive his shooter 2 years later  CityNews Vancouver

WASHINGTON — Rep. Steve Scalise says he still struggles to forgive the man who shot him and four others at a congressional baseball practice nearly two ...

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