Woman who claimed she tripped when she fatally stabbed husband has been arrested

A Florida woman who claimed that she tripped and accidentally stabbed her husband to death has been charged with second-degree murder in his death, police said. Rachel Fidanian, 38, of Lakeland, was arrested Wednesday after a three-month investigation into the death of her husband, Bryant Fidanian, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement. Officers responded to a 911 […]

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‘Start Here’: Michael, Aetna-CVS merger. What you need to know to start your day.

It’s Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. Here’s what you need to start your day: 1. Extensive damage from Hurricane Michael Yesterday, Hurricane Michael made landfall in Panama City Beach, Florida, as a Category 4 storm, leaving a trail of destruction and killing at least two. ABC News Senior Meteorologist Rob Marciano tells us that it will be a long cleanup process […]

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As manhunt for masked gunman continues, authorities increase reward to $16,000

The reward for the capture of a masked gunman who allegedly killed two people in Chicago is up to $16,000, authorities said. The city’s office of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives added $5,000 to the reward for information about the suspect, the agency announced Saturday. The ATF portion of the reward is in addition to $10,000 and […]

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US on verge of breaking its own record for kids who’ve died in hot cars within a year

The United States is on the verge of breaking its record for the number of children who’ve died in hot cars within one year, the National Safety Council warned on Tuesday. Forty-eight children have died in hot cars this year — one less than the all-time high of 49 deaths, set in 2010, the organization said. The National Safety Council […]

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‘I will now and forever be a broken man’: Father mourns after a boy’s body found

The father of 6-year-old Maddox Ritch said he will “forever be a broken man” after a body believed to be his young son was recovered on Thursday. Maddox, who has autism and does not talk, was at Rankin Lake Park in Gastonia, North Carolina, with his father, Ian Ritch, and another adult when he disappeared Saturday. After days of intensive […]

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Firefighters hailed for saving unborn baby after mom gets shot in dispute

When Dallas firefighters arrived on the scene of a dispute in a home near Fairpark on Sunday night, there were residents outside yelling that there had been a shooting involving two victims, according to the Dallas Fire-Rescue Department. One of the victims died later that night. A dozen firefighters responded to the call about an active shooter around 7 p.m., […]

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A runaway kangaroo in Florida has wildlife officials on the lookout

Wildlife officials in Florida are actively searching for Storm, a grey Kangaroo that has been reported missing since early this week. Eric Westergard, the owner of the Kangaroo, notified the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission on Tuesday morning, telling them that that Storm had disappeared from his home in Jupiter Farms, where he’s been living with six other Kangaroos. […]

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Straight-A student stabbed to death in school by classmate: Police

A high school love triangle apparently sparked a stabbing inside a Michigan classroom Wednesday that left a 16-year-old straight A student dead and a 17-year-old classmate in custody and facing a murder charge, police said. The two girls had once been friends but apparently had a falling out over dating the same boy, police said. The violent confrontation occurred about […]

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Father who built dream tree house has to fight for new city ordinance to save it

A father who built a dream tree house for his children now has to petition City Hall for an ordinance to save it. Brian Esola, a father of four, built the two-story tree house at their Folsom, California, home after the family’s previous one had to be taken down because the wood became cracked. In the Esolas’ backyard, between two […]

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