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Alabama executes man convicted of killing store clerkRonald Bert Smith Jr., 45, was convicted of killing a convenience store clerk more than two decades ago.


2016-12-08 23:54:32 -0700

Oakland warehouse fire (Getty Images)The illegally occupied building where dozens of partygoers perished in a blaze may not have been checked for fire hazards.


2016-12-08 19:20:59 -0700

Donald Trump in Columbus, Ohio. (AP)The president-elect took on the somber task of consoling several people who were stabbed last week.


2016-12-08 19:19:54 -0700