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6 dead, including 4 children, in Wisconsin house fire

A fire consumed a Wisconsin home Tuesday morning and left six people dead. Two boys and two girls ranging in age from 10 months to 7 years old died in the fire, according to Langlade County Coroner Larry Shadick. Langlade is about 90 miles northwest of Green Bay. A 32-year-old man and a 34-year-old woman…MORE

Robots could take 20 million manufacturing jobs by 2030

Robots are getting better at doing human jobs. That’s probably good for the economy — but there are some serious downsides, too. Machines are expected to displace about 20 million manufacturing jobs across the world over the next decade, according to a report released Wednesday by Oxford Economics, a global forecasting and quantitative analysis firm.…MORE

‘The Office’ is leaving Netflix in 2021

Netflix is losing “The Office” in 2021. It’s a sign of how intense the streaming wars have become. NBC is taking back the popular sitcom to offer on its own streaming platform in January 2021, Netflix announced Tuesday on its official Twitter account. NBC confirmed it has secured “exclusive domestic streaming rights” for all nine…MORE

Parents of a baby who died with 96 fractures charged in her death

The parents of a 10-week-old baby whose autopsy revealed she’d suffered 96 fractures have been charged with her death. The father, Jason Robin of Houston, was charged with the murder of his infant daughter, Jazmine. The baby’s autopsy revealed she also suffered multiple broken ribs and a skull fracture, according to Harris County, Texas, court…MORE

Militia member charged with impersonating US Border Patrol agent

Jim Benvie says he helped detain migrants crossing the US-Mexico border as part of a militia group. Now, he’s facing prison time. Benvie was one of the most recognizable members of the United Constitutional Patriots for his Facebook live streams of the group purportedly attempting to detain migrants; each broadcast received tens of thousands of…MORE

Why Border Patrol isn’t accepting donations for kids in custody

Rep. Terry Canales heard the reports of children suffering in squalid conditions at Customs and Border Protection facilities and knew what he had to do. The Texas state legislator sent a letter to local Border Patrol officials asking what items members of the public could donate. Canales says the response he received baffled him. “We…MORE

Prosecution rests in SEAL Eddie Gallagher’s military murder trial

Prosecutors in the military trial of Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher, accused of committing multiple violations of military law in Iraq, rested their case Tuesday. Gallagher, a special operations chief, is accused of murdering a prisoner, posing for a photo next to a corpse, shooting at noncombatants and intimidating SEALs who could report his behavior. Gallagher…MORE

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