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Houston police say a suspect shot the deputies from behind with an AR-15 style rifle. Kareem Atkins, 30, was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Here's the latest for Saturday October 17th: Biden remembers fallen police officers; Slain history teacher remembered in France, Afghans bury victims of suicide bombing; NASA rocket takes off towards Jupiter
Fans of Netflix's hit show "Squid Game" are joining real life reenactments of the show. But some are about highlighting Korean culture, not death.
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Highlights of this day in history: Arab oil embargo fuels energy crisis; Americans clinch revolutionary victory at Saratoga; Deadly quake hits northern California; Mobster Al Capone convicted of tax evasion; Playwright Arthur Miller born. (Oct. 17)
Startel Communication allegedly worked with companies in California to flood residents with automated calls from India, the Philippines and Singapore.
Framed by the Capitol, President Joe Biden paid tribute Saturday to fallen law enforcement officers and honored those who fought off the Jan. 6 insurrection at that very site.(Oct. 16)
Hillary and Chelsea Clinton arrived at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center Saturday where former president Bill Clinton remains hospitalized, recovering from a urological infection. (Oct. 16)
A NASA spacecraft named Lucy has rocketed into the sky with diamonds on a 12-year quest to explore a record-setting eight asteroids. Lucy blasted off before dawn on Saturday from Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Oct. 16)
In the span of approximately a year, Reid Alexander and Rafael Díaz met and got married – and Díaz donated a kidney to his new husband.