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Former Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Lenny Dykstra sits during his sentencing for grand theft auto in Los Angeles.
(USA TODAY Sports/ AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)
October 10, 2018 - 3:44 pm
Dykstra has served prison time for bankruptcy fraud, grand theft auto and money laundering, and declared bankruptcy in 2009, claiming he owed more than $31 million and had only $50,000 in assets.
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In this photo provided by the New York State Police, Nauman Hussain is shown after his arrest, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 in Latham, N.Y. Police charged the limousine service operator Wednesday with criminally negligent homicide in a crash that killed 20 people on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018. ( (New York State Police via AP)
October 10, 2018 - 3:37 pm
LATHAM, N.Y. (AP) — A limousine service operator was charged Wednesday with criminally negligent homicide in a crash that killed 20 people, while police continued investigating what caused the wreck and whether anyone else will face charges. The operator's lawyer said that the man wasn't guilty and...
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A storm chaser climbs into his vehicle during the eye of Hurricane Michael to retrieve equipment after a hotel canopy collapsed in Panama City Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
October 10, 2018 - 3:14 pm
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Supercharged by abnormally warm waters in the Gulf of Mexico, Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle with terrifying winds of 155 mph Wednesday, splintering homes and submerging neighborhoods. It was the most powerful hurricane to hit the continental U.S. in...
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 Squirrel with a bushy tail sitting on a fence post
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October 10, 2018 - 12:39 pm
Rodents, including squirrels, are not one of the emotional support animals allowed on Frontier flights.
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(AP Photo/Jay Reeves)
October 10, 2018 - 5:48 am
Authorities have told about 120,000 residents of Bay County to leave.
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Xavier McKenzie puts a twenty pound bag of ice into his family's car in Panama City, Fla., as Hurricane Michael approaches on Tuesday, Oct.9, 2018. He and his family do not live in a storm surge area, and instead prepared for losing power for days. (Joshua Boucher/News Herald via AP)
October 09, 2018 - 4:38 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A fast and furious Hurricane Michael sped toward the Florida Panhandle on Tuesday with 120 mph winds and a potential storm surge of 13 feet, giving tens of thousands of people precious little time to get out or board up. Drawing energy from the warm waters of the Gulf of...
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FILE - In this June 22, 2018, file photo, singer Taylor Swift performs on stage in concert at Wembley Stadium in London.
(Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, File)
October 09, 2018 - 2:39 pm
Blackburn's voting record, Swift wrote, "appalls and terrifies me."
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© Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY
October 09, 2018 - 9:22 am
She gave no reason for her departure after two years.
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(Alqasem family via AP)
October 09, 2018 - 6:23 am
She's accused of supporting a Palestinian-led boycott movement against the Jewish state.
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Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo) speaks to reporters in the spin room following the second presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis on October 9, 2016.
Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI
October 08, 2018 - 6:05 pm
Some liberal groups and some Democratic members of Congress have floated the idea of impeaching Kavanaugh.
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