Colin Dwyer

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Dakota Access Pipeline Owner Sues Greenpeace For 'Criminal Activity'

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Energy Transfer Partners alleges Greenpeace and other "eco-terrorist groups" tried to block its pipeline with "campaigns of misinformation." Greenpeace says the suit is a bid to "silence free speech."

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Redefining 'Drug Bust': German Police Seize 5,000 Pills In Shape Of Trump's Head

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

When officers stopped a vehicle Saturday night, they didn't quite expect to find heaps of drugs hidden inside. They expected still less to find the ecstasy pills stamped with a familiar face.

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Irish Bishops Advise Priests With Children How To 'Face Up' To Responsibilities

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

"If, contrary to this obligation [to celibacy], a priest fathers a child, the wellbeing of his child should be his first consideration," the Irish Catholic Bishops' Conference said in its guidelines.

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With Court's OK, Chile Relaxes One Of The World's Strictest Abortion Bans

Monday, August 21, 2017

Chilean lawmakers passed a bill earlier this month adding three exceptions to its ban on the procedure. Still, the bill was in limbo — until the Constitutional Court approved it as law Monday.

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Famed Inventor Says He Buried Reporter 'At Sea' After His Homemade Sub Sank

Monday, August 21, 2017

Peter Madsen pushed off in his submarine with a Swedish journalist, but by the time he was rescued, she was gone. Now, he says she died onboard — but the admission is stirring even more questions.

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WATCH: Distracted Driver Hits Sinkhole, Fails To Mind The Gap

Monday, August 21, 2017

When part of a Chinese street cratered, one unfortunate scooter rider failed to notice. We're fortunate he emerged unscathed — and fortunate, too, that his strange plunge was caught on camera.

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Jerry Lewis, Comic Icon And Titan Of Telethons, Dies At 91

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Lewis, whose comedic duo with Dean Martin launched him to the peak of showbiz, starred and directed in dozens of films. He was perhaps just as famous for his charity work fighting muscular dystrophy.

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Venezuela's Pro-Maduro Assembly Seizes Congressional Powers

Friday, August 18, 2017

The move Friday marks a new milestone in President Nicolas Maduro's campaign to consolidate power, giving the lawmaking power of the opposition-packed congress to the legislative superbody he created.

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'Today Is A Day Of Mourning': Remembering The Victims Of Spain's Terror Attacks

Friday, August 18, 2017

An American has been confirmed as one of at least 14 people killed. More than 100 others were injured. In all, victims came from at least 34 nations. Here's a portrait of the lives lost.

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WATCH: Protesters Try To Surrender In Solidarity With Confederate Statue Topplers

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Upward of 100 people showed up at a courthouse in Durham, N.C., to support the people arrested for tearing down a Confederate monument. Then, they tried to turn themselves in, saying, "Arrest me too!"

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3 Hong Kong Activists Jailed For Role In 2014 'Umbrella' Protests

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Joshua Wong was the 17-year-old face of massive pro-democracy protests in the semiautonomous city. Now, he and two others have been given stricter sentences that bar them from office for five years.

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Kenyan Opposition Leader Vows To Take Election Challenge To Supreme Court

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Raila Odinga said he's mounting a legal challenge to what he calls President Uhuru Kenyatta's "computer-generated fraud." But he's not the only one to raise questions about the election recently.

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University Of Florida Denies Richard Spencer Event, Citing 'Likelihood Of Violence'

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The school's president said Wednesday it supports free speech. But after the violence in Charlottesville, Va., he said the white nationalist's request to speak prompted "serious concerns for safety."

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Truck With 20 Tons Of Nutella And Chocolate Vanishes; Police Hunt For Semi's Sweets

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The theft happened this weekend in Germany, according to officials who warn: "Anyone offered large quantities [of chocolate] via unconventional channels should report it to the police immediately."

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Zimbabwe's First Lady Accused Of Beating South African Model With Extension Cord

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Grace Mugabe, wife of longtime leader Robert Mugabe, allegedly assaulted a model who says she was at the same hotel as Mugabe's sons. But so far, Mugabe has not surrendered to South African police.

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Charlottesville Rally Aimed To Defend A Confederate Statue. It May Have Doomed Others

Monday, August 14, 2017

White supremacists gathered near a Confederate monument Saturday with the stated intent of saving it. But after a weekend of violence, other cities are now speeding the removal of their own statues.

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WATCH: Charlottesville Victim's Father Says 'People Need To Stop Hating'

Monday, August 14, 2017

Heather Heyer's father, Mark, told reporters he's proud of her courage — and that he's trying to follow her "fierceness of heart" and peaceful example. "We just need to forgive each other," he said.

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At Least 18 Dead After Gunmen Seize A Cafe For Hours In Burkina Faso

Monday, August 14, 2017

Burkinabe authorities say security forces reclaimed the Turkish restaurant in the early hours local time Monday. Several foreign nationals were among the dead.

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Kenya's Odinga Defies Calls To Concede, Urging Supporters To Boycott

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Opposition leader Raila Odinga continues to reject results that handed President Uhuru Kenyatta re-election. "There is no work until Tuesday, when we will announce the next step," Odinga said Sunday.

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As U.S. Copes With Charlottesville Violence, Protesters Take To The Streets

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Counterprotesters confronted pro-Trump demonstrators in Seattle, prompting a standoff. It was just one of many events across the country protesting the violent white nationalist rally in Virginia.

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