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`I am Not a Monster`: Indiana Teacher Accused of Injuring Student Defends Herself

`I am Not a Monster`: Indiana Teacher Accused of Injuring Student Defends HerselfA teacher at Tindley Summit Academy says she spent days in jail despite the fact that she`s innocent, and now prosecutors are declining to press charges.



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Mom Allegedly Pulled Three Kids from School for Fake Appointment Before Shooting Them, Herself

Mom Allegedly Pulled Three Kids from School for Fake Appointment Before Shooting Them, HerselfThe mother who shot her three children in a wooded area in Kent County unexpectedly picked them up from school the day of their deaths, investigators say.



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Warren Called Herself ‘American Indian’ on 1986 Bar Registration

Warren Called Herself ‘American Indian’ on 1986 Bar RegistrationThe April 1986 registration card, handwritten in blue ink, was obtained through a public records request by the Washington Post. The Post also said the U.S. senator from Massachusetts apologized in an interview for identifying as a Native American in the past. The report revives a controversy over Warren’s past assertions of Native American Indian heritage that threatens to be a drag on her nascent run for her party’s nomination to challenge President Donald Trump next year.



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Elizabeth Warren apologises for calling herself Native American in bid to end ancestry controversy

Elizabeth Warren apologises for calling herself Native American in bid to end ancestry controversySenator Elizabeth Warren said on Tuesday she was sorry she identified herself as a Native American for almost two decades, reflecting her ongoing struggle to quiet a controversy that continues to haunt her as she prepares to formally announce a presidential bid. Ms Warren is on the cusp of formally announcing her presidential bid and will be vying to lead a party that has become far more mindful of non-white voters and their objections to misuse of their culture. “I can’t go back,” Ms Warren said in an interview with The Washington Post.



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Jayme Closs to receive $25,000 reward after escaping captor herself

Jayme Closs to receive $  25,000 reward after escaping captor herselfA 13-year-old girl who escaped after being held captive for 88 days is to receive the $ 25,000 (£19,00) reward for her return. Jayme Closs was found in rural Wisconsin on January 10 after managing to escape from the man who kidnapped her after killing her parents in mid-October.  The company Denise and James Closs had worked for, Hormel Foods, had offered the money to anyone with information leading to the teenager's return. The neighbours who found Jayme walking through the woods and contacted the police after her escape have agreed the money should go to her.  During the nationwide search for Jayme, the FBI had offered a $ 25,000 reward, which Hormel soon doubled to $ 50,000. Jayme's parents James and Denise were long-term employees of the company The company announced that they will now donate their share of the reward money to Jayme. The FBI has not released information about what will happen to the rest. Jim Snee, president of Hormel Foods, said that Jayme's parents were long-time employees Jennie-O, a turkey plant owned by Hormel Foods. In a statement, Mr Snee said the company was "overjoyed" at the news of her return, saying her "bravery and strength have truly inspired our team members around the world". The house Jayme was allegedly held in for 88 days Credit: Radar Online/MEGA  Mr Snee said the company hopes the $ 25,000 will be placed in a trust fund for the 13-year-old's present and future needs. Jayme disappeared from her home in Barron, Wisconsin on October 15, after suspect Jake Patterson allegedly stormed her house, shot and killed her parents, and abducted her. The 21-year-old is accused of keeping Jayme captive in his remote home in Gordon, some 66 miles from Barron. Jayme told detectives that on January 10, she was able to escape when Mr Patterson told her he would be gone for several hours.  She put on a pair of his shoes and fled the house on foot, eventually finding dog walker Jean Nutter who she asked for help.  Ms Nutter took the teenager to the home of Peter and Kristin Kasinskas, where they were able to contact police. The Kasinskas told CNN on Wednesday that they did not want the reward money. "Because she got herself out," Mrs Kasinskas said. Chris Fitzgerald, the sheriff of Barron County, said: "We also agree that Jayme is the hero in this case and are happy they have chosen her to receive the company's reward contribution."



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Man let 11-year-old girl drive herself to school in stolen car, police say

Man let 11-year-old girl drive herself to school in stolen car, police sayA little boy was in the backseat, school staffers told police. Now Round Lake authorities outside Chicago are looking for Khafilu Oshodi.



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911 callers say Jayme Closs should get $50K reward for rescuing herself

911 callers say Jayme Closs should get $  50K reward for rescuing herselfThe Wisconsin couple who called 911 to report that Jayme Closs had been found think that Closs herself is more deserving of the $ 50,000 reward money.



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Laura Loomer: Alt-right commentator chains herself to Twitter HQ after being banned but gives up after two hours

Laura Loomer: Alt-right commentator chains herself to Twitter HQ after being banned but gives up after two hoursLaura Loomer, a far-right conspiracy theorist and activist, handcuffed herself to the front door of Twitter’s headquarters in New York City on Thursday, after she was banned from the platform for hate speech. The 25-year-old was permanently banned from the social media platform on 21 November after she posted a tweet attacking Ilhan Omar, an incoming congresswoman who is Muslim. Ms Loomer’s tweet, which accused the politician of being “anti Jewish” and supporting sharia law, was deemed by Twitter to have violated the company’s rules against hateful conduct.



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Right-Wing Conspiracist Laura Loomer Handcuffs Herself To Door Of Twitter's Office

Right-Wing Conspiracist Laura Loomer Handcuffs Herself To Door Of Twitter's OfficeFar-right conspiracy theorist Laura Loomer handcuffed herself to the front



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Woman Accused Of Duping People On GoFundMe Claims She Was ‘Duped’ Herself

Woman Accused Of Duping People On GoFundMe Claims She Was ‘Duped’ HerselfThe woman at the center of an elaborate GoFundMe scam that used a fictitious



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