Rachel Lynn Aldrich

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Saudi opens fire at Pensacola naval base

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 12/06/19, 02:36 pm

A Saudi aviation student opened fire in a classroom building on Friday at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida, killing three people and wounding seven others. A responding sheriff’s deputy shot and killed the attacker, whose name authorities have not released.

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Kindergarteners learn A is for adoption

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 12/06/19, 12:34 pm

Thursday was adoption day at the county courthouse in Grand Rapids, Mich., and one boy brought his kindergarten teacher and classmates with him to the hearing to witness the occasion. Michael Orlando Clark Jr. was one of 37 children adopted that day, according to Kent County’s Facebook page.

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Good news in November jobs report

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 12/06/19, 11:57 am

U.S. employers added 266,000 jobs in November, raising hiring to its highest level since January. Wages rose 3.1 percent compared to a year earlier, and unemployment matched the 50-year low set in September at 3.5 percent.

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