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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – January 2, 2017

A dozen people are reported in custody in Turkey in connection with the New Year’s Eve attack on an upscale Istanbul nightclub that killed 39 and wounded 70. Officials are still searching for the shooter. A series of bombings in Baghdad claimed by the Islamic State kills more than 60 people in the past three days. One of the most violent years in Chicago history ends with 762 homicides. Family members and supporters stage their annual gathering at the Fruitvale BART station in Oakland where 22 year old Oscar Grant was shot dead by an officer early New Year’s Day eight years ago.

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