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2-Year-Old Boy's Hot Car Death Under Investigation by Dallas Police

Dallas police said Monday they were still investigating the death of a 2-year-old boy who had been left in a hot car as his family attended church this weekend.According to police, officers responded to a call from Dallas Fire-Rescue on Sunday around 4:20 p.m. regarding the toddler, who had been found inside of a vehi ...

Firefighters Among Families to Lose Homes in Massive LA-Area Blaze

Men who have dedicated their lives to fighting fires are among those who lost their homes in a massive Los Angeles-area wildfire that has burned more than 33,000 acres, according to authorities.Firefighters have been working to battle the Sand Fire near Santa Clarita for days. The blaze is at 10 percent containment, o ...

Small Plane Crashes Into House, Pilot and Homeowner Survive

iStock/Thinkstock(HADDAM, Conn.) — A small plane crashed into a house in Haddam, Connecticut, over the weekend, spiraling out of control and diving through the roof of Norman Hannenbaum's home. The plane landed just feet from where he was sitting inside the house."I was sitting on my sofa...then I hear this thump ...

Austin Police Chief ‘Sickened and Saddened’ at Arrest of Breaion King

Two Austin Police Department officers are now under investigation after dash-cam video shows one of the officers throwing a black woman to the ground during a traffic stop. A second video taken from inside the police car after the woman was arrested shows another officer suggesting to the woman that black people have ...

Massive LA-Area Fire Burns More Than 33,000 Acres

Dallas Police Applications up 344 Percent Since Deadly Cop Shootings

Two Teens Identified as Victims in Deadly Shooting Outside Florida Club

Convention Security Concerns Shift to Philadelphia

Evacuations Underway as LA County Fire Explodes to 33,000 Acres

Two Dead, Up to 16 Injured at Florida Club Shooting

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Salem Post 128 Jr Legion Heads Back To State

METROPOLIS - The Salem Post 128 Junior Legion is returning to state in Decatur after finishing 2nd this weekend at the 5th Division Tournament.  

12u Wildcats Fall At Sectional

12u return trip to state not in the cards this year...

10u Wildcats Drop 2 State Games

Trip to state cut short for 10u Wildcats.

Gonzalez, Kendrick homer in Dodgers' 9-6 win over Cardinals

     ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez hit a grand slam and Howie Kendrick added a two-run homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers spoil Mike Mayers' major league debut in a 9-6 win over the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday night.

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Head of Australian Team Says Olympic Village in Rio 'Not Safe or Ready'

Less than two weeks before this summer's Olympic Games are supposed to kick off in Rio de Janeiro, the head of the Australian team announced that the conditions at ...

Michael Jordan Breaks Silence on Race-Related Police Shootings

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Basketball legend Michael Jordan lost his father, James, in 1993 ...

New Zealand Athlete Claims He Was Kidnapped by Police in Rio

iStock/Thinkstock(RIO DE JANEIRO) — A New Zealand athlete claims that he was kidnapped by police at gunp ...

Twitter to Live Stream MLB, NHL Games

Hemera/Thinkstock(SAN FRANCISCO) — Fans can soon catch live streams of MLB and NHL games on Twitter. The ...

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Zika Virus Infection Risks Calculated for Pregnant Women, Olympic Attendees in New Studies

Just weeks before the Olympics are slated to start in the nation at the center of the Zika virus outbreak, researchers have found new evidence about who is likely t ...

Judge Gives Life to Friend and Fellow Judge With Kidney Donation

A Wisconsin judge is recovering after getting a kidney from an unlikely source: his best friend and fellow ju ...

Deaf Baby Bursts Into Giggles After Hearing His Mother for the First Time

Taryn Blair(NEW YORK) — An adorable video captures an Australian baby hearing his mother's voice for the ...

“Star Trek” Actress Zoe Saldana Reveals Autoimmune Disorder Diagnosis

Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Zoe Saldana has been diagnosed with Hashimoto’s thyroidi ...


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Kristen Bell: Fame, Family, and Her "Tiny" Wedding

She might not be the "biggest fish" in Hollywood, but that's just fine with Kristen Bell. "Those big fish sometimes have a hard time," the Bad Moms star told CBS Su ...

"Doctor Strange," Baby Groot, Take Root at Comic Con

If you're a fan of Marvel movies, you were in heaven this weekend. All sorts of news from the comic book and ...

Comic-Con: "Black Panther" Stars Say Marvel's "Embracing...Diversity"

Marvel's Black Panther cast was unveiled over the weekend during Comic-Con in San Diego. We already knew Chad ...

Music All-Stars Tell Candidates to "Stop Using Our Songs"

Every election cycle, there’s always at least a few stories about candidates using a singer or band&rsq ...

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