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Parent's shock at nursery rhyme about gun attacks

A nursery school in the US has turned its emergency lockdown drill into a rhyme so youngsters know what to do if there is a shooting. The instructions, written to the tune of Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star, was taped to a board in a Massachusetts kindergarten class. An image of …

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The Latest: More evacuations ordered at Colorado wildfire

DURANGO, Colo. –  The Latest on a wildfire in southwestern Colorado (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Authorities have ordered more people to evacuate near a growing wildfire in southwestern Colorado. The evacuations underway Saturday were along a 2-mile (3.2-kilometer) section of a county road about 8 miles (12.9 kilometers) north …

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Putin says ball in U.S.'s court for improvement in ties: Ifax

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday he hoped Moscow’s relations with Washington would improve, but that the ball was in the United States’ court, the Interfax news agency reported. FILE PHOTO – Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a joint news conference with Chinese President Xi Jinping …

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Water restrictions remain in place in Skerries

Water restrictions remain in place in Skerries in north Dublin and surrounding areas due to a drop in water levels. The restrictions have been in place since Thursday to allow water levels in Thomastown Reservoir to recover. The situation will be reviewed on Monday. Water was turned on this morning …

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