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New Jersey man found dead in Dominican Republic hotel amid spate of mystery illnesses

A New Jersey man is at least the eighth person to die while on vacation in the DR in the last 12 months. His cause of death has not been released.

AP Investigation: Many US jails fail to stop inmate suicides

The last time Tanna Jo Fillmore talked with her mother, she was in a Utah jail, angry, pleading and desperate. I need my medicine, she demanded. On her ninth day in the Duchesne County Jail, Tanna Jo Fillmore hanged herself in her cell. She never did get her meds.

Shooting reported during Toronto Raptors’ NBA celebration

A shooting was reported Monday at or near the Toronto Raptors' NBA Championship celebration, Toronto Police said. Two people are in custody after the incident at Nathan Phillips Square, the department said on Twitter.

Battleground Florida: Both parties prepare for 2020 fight

President Donald Trump's early strength in Florida on the night of the 2016 election was the first sign that he was about to score an upset victory. In an otherwise bleak 2018 for the GOP, the state was again a bright spot for Republicans who won the governor's mansion and flipped a Senate seat.

Fed likely to leave rates alone but signal readiness to cut

Jerome Powell has tantalized the financial world with the prospect that the Federal Reserve he leads may soon cut interest rates for the first time in over a decade.

Heiress Gloria Vanderbilt has died at 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, the "poor little rich girl" heiress at the center of a scandalous custody battle of the 1930s and the designer jeans queen of the 1970s and '80s, died on Monday at 95, according to her son, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper.

1 killed, 2 hurt in shooting inside California Costco store

A gunman who had been in an argument inside a Southern California Costco opened fire — killing a man, wounding two other people and sparking a stampede of terrified shoppers before he was taken into custody, police said.

Notre Dame celebrates 1st Mass since devastating April fire

The Notre Dame cathedral in Paris held its first Mass on Saturday since the April 15th fire that ravaged the edifice's roof and caused its masterpiece spire to collapse.

Family: Baby cut from slain Chicago woman’s womb dies

An infant boy who was cut from a Chicago woman's womb with a butcher knife died Friday at a hospital where he had been in grave condition since the April attack that killed his mother, family spokeswomen said.

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