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NC cops searching for mystery man caught hanging onto vehicle in highway traffic

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Police in Charlotte, North Carolina are looking for the unidentified man filmed hanging onto the back of a car reportedly going at least 50 mph on a busy interstate over the weekend, the Charlotte Observer reported.

Several motorists contacted authorities after spotting the man clinging to a white vehicle while driving on Interstate 77 on Saturday. Though footage of the incident has been posted online, the car’s license plate number is not legible. Witnesses said there were a woman and a child inside the car while the man was hanging on.

One witness, Brenda Cruz, told WSOC-TV she gave authorities the car’s plate number after capturing the incident on her phone.

“All of a sudden the kids say, ‘There’s someone on top of the car on the trunk,’ and I’m like, ‘what?'” she was quoted as saying.

The video shows the man hanging on the trunk and reaching inside through a crack in the windshield. Cruz said the man eventually got inside. Her son, Samuel, said he appeared to make his way in using “something sharp.”

The vehicle pulled off of the highway before police could arrive. No injuries have been reported in connection with the incident, but authorities suspect that the driver and the man know one another.

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Watch footage of the bizarre incident, as posted by WSOC, below.

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Trump had two goals in ramping up pressure on Iran — and he’s failing at both: CNN

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President Donald Trump has repeatedly said he doesn't want war with Iran, which would likely put him at odds with his more bellicose advisers like John Bolton.

That being said, the president clearly believes he can bully Iran into unconditional submission to whatever the United States demands. And Iran is having none of it, escalating its own acts of maritime aggression and proclaiming they have missile technology capable of striking U.S. aircraft carriers.

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Trump once again suggests the Central Park Five are guilty: ‘You have people on both sides of that’

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During a brief Q&A with the press on Tuesday, President Donald Trump once again appeared to suggest that he still believes the Central Park Five are guilty.

"You have people on both sides of that," he told reporters. "They admitted their guilt."

Trump has repeatedly tried to worm his way out of condemning racism with this sort of language — most infamously when he said there were "very fine people on both sides" of a neo-Nazi demonstration in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Former general rips ‘impulsive, badly-educated president tweeting out foreign policy’

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President Donald Trump was slammed on MSNBC by a former four-star Army general for his foreign policy blunders.

MSNBC anchor Nicolle Wallace interviewed Barry McCaffrey on "Deadline: White House" on Tuesday.

"This picture of constant gyrations around the deliberations around Iran seems to be fulfilling the old expression, 'when America sneezes, the world catches a cold,'" Wallace noted.

"Nicolle, I’ve followed these foreign policy and national security policy issues for the better part of fifty years, you almost have to be at a loss for words for what's going on," McCaffrey replied.

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