Storms in South kill girl in Florida, bring tornado threat

Justus Harvey, 16, left, and his friend Gage Lee, 13, both of Forest, Miss., work in tandem to remove a branch Friday, April 19, 2019, in Morton, Miss., as residents begin their cleanup from Thursday’s possible tornado touchdown that heavily damaged many homes. Strong storms again roared across the South on Thursday, topping trees and leaving a variety of damage in Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) ATLANTA – A strong storm system barreling through the South on Friday killed an 8-year-old girl in Florida and threatened to…

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Body of missing Ohio teen found in shallow grave near farm

The search for an Ohio teen who last seen on a friend’s farm almost a week ago came to an end Friday after police uncovered the boy’s body in a shallow grave. The body of 14-year-old Jonathon Minard was discovered around 10:15 a.m. in a shallow grave near a farm in Washington Township, Carroll County Sheriff’s Office confirmed in a press release. Police gave little details surrounding the discovery but said that the remains were transferred to the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner for a complete autopsy. It could take several weeks…

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DOJ calls Nadler subpoena for full Mueller report ‘premature and unnecessary’

The Department of Justice responded Friday to House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler’s request for Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s full and unredacted report, dismissing the request as both “premature and unnecessary.” DOJ spokesperson Kerri Kupec said in a statement that Attorney General Bill Barr provided Mueller’s report on Thursday with only “minimal redactions” and, “in the interest of transparency,” the department had provided certain members of Congress, including Nadler, with a report that had “even fewer redactions.” NADLER REQUESTS MUELLER TESTIFY BEFORE HOUSE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE ‘AS SOON AS POSSIBLE’ “In light…

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