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    Brooklyn man, 61, fatally stabs roommate in Bay Ridge: police

    BAY RIDGE, Brooklyn — Police say a 61-year-old New York man has been arrested for fatally stabbing his 56-year-old roommate. Authorities say Saturday Gregorio Arambulo has been arrested on murder and weapons charges in Pedro Reyes’ death. Police say officers responded to a 911 call of a stabbing inside the home the two shared at 120 Gelston Ave. in the Bay Ridge neighborhood of Brooklyn Friday evening. That’s where they say they found Reyes with a stab wound to his chest. […]

  • SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 20:  Pokemon GO players meet at Sydney Opera House on July 20, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. The Opera House hosted a Pokemon gathering,  adding lures to all nearby Pokestops. The augmented reality app requires players to look for Pokemon in their immediate surroundings with the use of GPS and internet services turning the whole world into a Pokemon region map. The hugely popular app has seen Nintendo shares soar following its limited release in the US, Australia and New Zealand on July 6.  (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

    Canadian teens detained after crossing US border while playing Pokemon Go

    HELENA, Mont. — U.S. Border Patrol officials say two Canadian teenagers were briefly apprehended after they accidentally crossed the U.S. border into Montana while playing the game “Pokemon Go.” Border Patrol Agent John South says the teens were engrossed and wandered into the United States. South says agents detained them while contacting their mother, who was nearby on the Canadian side. The agents then released the children to their mother. South on Friday declined to release the teenagers’ names, ages […]

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    Police believe shooter killed himself, acted alone in Munich mall shooting; 10 dead, including gunman

    BERLIN — At least nine people were killed Friday in a shooting rampage in a busy shopping district in Munich, Germany, that police officials said “looks like a terror attack.” Police tweeted early Saturday that a man who killed himself was thought to be the only gunman. Earlier, authorities launched a manhunt, saying up to three attackers might be on the loose. Munich police spokesman Peter Beck told CNN that 10 people died. The police chief said the gunman was […]

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    Man sentenced after pleading guilty to burying woman alive

    CAMDEN, N.J. — A man who pleaded guilty to his role in the death of a woman buried alive in a shallow New Jersey grave has been sentenced to 25 years in prison. Camden County prosecutors said Friday that Ramon Ortiz was sentenced after pleading guilty last month to aggravated manslaughter. A co-defendant is scheduled to go on trial for murder in September. The charges stem from the May 2014 death of 41-year-old Camden resident Fatima Perez. Authorities say her […]

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    Death of infant with Benadryl intoxication ruled a homicide

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — The death of a 4-month-old baby at an unlicensed home day care in Connecticut has been ruled a homicide after toxicology reports found high levels of Benadryl in the infant’s system. Police in Fairfield say they’re investigating the March 22 death of Adam Seagull, of Shelton, Conn. An autopsy has concluded the baby died from acute diphenhydramine intoxication. His death was initially ruled an accident from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. Deputy Police Chief Chris Lyddy says there […]

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    Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke plans to run for Senate

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke has announced that he plans to run for U.S. Senate in Louisiana. Duke’s announcement came Friday on his website. A registered Republican, he would be seeking an open seat vacated by Republican David Vitter. Duke’s announcement comes as Louisiana is grappling with deep racial tensions after the shooting death of a black man by white police officers and the killing of three law enforcement officers by a black […]

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    NJ Transit restores service on Main Line after trespasser fatality

    LYNDHURST, N.J. – New Jersey Transit has resumed rail service on the Main Line. Service was suspended for more than an hour Friday in both directions between Glen Rock and Hoboken after a train, which wasn’t carrying any passengers, struck and killed a man on the tracks near Lyndhurst around 5:25 a.m. Friday. Main Line trains operated by the Bergen County Line during the investigation.

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    Indian Air Force says it has lost contact with a transport plane with 29 people on board

    NEW DELHI — A spokesman for India’s defense ministry says the Indian air force has lost contact with a transport plane with 29 people on board. Nitin Wakanker says the AN-32 aircraft took off from the southern city of Chennai at 8.30 am Friday. It was slated to reach the coastal city of Port Blair three hours later but had not been in contact for nearly three hours beyond its arrival time. A massive search by the air force, navy […]

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    Released NJ child killer arrested for failing to register as sex offender

    TOMS RIVER, N.J. — Police have arrested a New Jersey man more than eight months after he was released from prison for killing and raping a 13-year-old neighbor. Toms River police have charged 46-year-old Shawn Milne with failing to register and report his employment status under Megan’s Law. Milne was 15 years old when he raped and killed Barbara Harrison in 1985. He was tried as an adult and was sentenced to 30 years in prison for murder and to […]

  • RECIFE, BRAZIL - JUNE 02: Aedes aegypti mosquitos are seen in a lab at the Fiocruz Institute on June 2, 2016 in Recife, Brazil. Microcephaly is a birth defect linked to the mosquito-borne Zika virus where infants are born with abnormally small heads. The Brazilian city of Recife and surrounding Pernambuco state remain the epicenter of the Zika virus outbreak, which has now spread to many countries in the Americas. A group of health experts recently called for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games to be postponed or cancelled due to the Zika threat but the WHO (World Health Organization) rejected the proposal.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

    Florida health officials probing 2nd possibly local Zika in Miami-area

    The Florida Health Department says it’s now investigating a second possible non-travel related case of Zika infection in South Florida. The case is in Broward County, which neighbors Miami-Dade, where the first such investigation continues. The department says in a news release that it is working with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and that the state government has asked that the CDC to send an epidemiologist to Florida to help with the investigation. Health authorities are testing mosquitoes and […]


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