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Woman who pushed teen friend off bridge speaks out

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The 18-year-old woman who pushed her teenage friend off a 60-foot Washington state bridge, leaving her with multiple injuries, said she didn't consider the consequences beforehand."She wanted to jump and she was scared and she had asked me to give her a push, and I didn't think about the consequences,” Taylor Smith said in an exclusive interview Friday on ABC News’ "Good Morning America" with co-anchor Michael Strahan.“I thought she would be fine.”This is a breaking news story. Please check back ...

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Scoreboard roundup -- 8/17/18

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:AMERICAN LEAGUEFinal  Tampa Bay  3,  N-Y Yankees 1Final  Texas  8,  L-A Angels  6Final  Minnesota  15,  Detroit  8Final  Kansas City  6,  Toronto  2NATIONAL LEAGUEFinal  N-Y Mets  24,  Philadelphia  4Final  Chi Cubs  1,  Pittsburgh  0Final  Washington  5,  St. Louis  4Final  Colorado  5,  Atlanta  3Final  Philadelphia  9,  N-Y Mets  6Final  Arizona  5,  San Diego 1Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

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Trump's military parade postponed until 2019 as reported cost skyrockets

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump's military parade that was slated to have taken place on November 10 has been postponed, according to a Pentagon statement. Earlier on Thursday, a U.S. official had told ABC News that the cost of the parade had risen to $92 million, a significant increase to initial estimates that it could cost $14 million."The Department of Defense and White House have been planning a parade to honor America's military veterans and commemorate the centennial of World War I," ...

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Father charged with murder in alleged fatal beating of man

Maricopa County Sheriff(PHOENIX) -- When Melvin Harris' 16-year-old daughter told him a strange man followed her into the bathroom of an Arizona convenience store and tried to force his way into her stall, his fatherly instinct kicked in and he took matters into his own hands, his fiancée told ABC News on Thursday.When Harris' frightened daughter told him what happened inside the QuikTrip convenience store in Phoenix he confronted the man, Leon Armstrong, 26, and ended up beating him in a gravel area outside the ...

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US CEOs earned 312 times more than workers in 2017: Study

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- CEOs at the 350 largest U.S. companies received 312 times as much in compensation as typical employees in 2017, according to a study released Thursday.The average chief executive received $18.9 million last year, a 17.6 percent increase from 2016, as the wages of a typical worker rose just 0.3 percent, according to research by the Economic Policy Institute, a Washington-based think tank.The highest CEO-to-worker pay ratio ever recorded is 344-to-1, in 2000.In 1965, it was 20-to-1.In 1989, it was 58-to-1.Last ...

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Officer and suspect each in critical condition after exchanging gunshots

iStock/Thinkstock(PHOENIX) -- A Phoenix officer and a suspect accused of opening fire on that officer both were listed in critical condition Thursday night, police said.Police have not identified the officer or the suspect.The officer was attempting a traffic stop around 8 p.m. local time near the intersection of Cactus and Cave Creek roads when the suspect fired two shots, witnesses told police."I don't know how many times he was shot," a police spokesperson said, referring to the officer. "Don't know anything about the suspect."The officer ...

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First-generation students discuss overcoming 'impostor syndrome'

Jared Jaramillo(NEW YORK) -- When Jared Jaramillo arrived at his East Coast college, the Utah native and first-generation college student felt like he'd entered an "alien world."While the 19-year-old excelled at math and science in high school and was admitted to Tufts University's prestigious mechanical engineering program, Jaramillo said that as soon as classes began he "felt out of place."The child of Salt Lake City housekeepers who never attended college, Jaramillo said he felt like a "fraud" on the private college campus his first few ...

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YTMT Logo Leftists and their delusions.

Bright-eyed lefties look at America’s wealth and they say to themselves, “There’s plenty to go around. Let’s spread it.”

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