Twelve people were killed and at least 50 others wounded early Friday when a gunman opened fire at a midnight screening of the summer blockbuster "The Dark Knight Rises" near Denver, authorities and witnesses said.
Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates told reporters that 10 people died at the scene and… Continue
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TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras -- A massive fire swept through a prison in Honduras and killed close to 360 people, including many inmates trapped inside their cells, officials said on Wednesday.
Reuters reported that the attorney general's office said at least 357 people died in the blaze that began late on Tuesday… Continue
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KOLKATA: The death toll in the AMRI hospital fire in Kolkata has increased to 89.
"Six directors of the AMRI hospital have been arrested today in connection with the fire tragedy. They have been booked for several non-bailable… Continue
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Pratt City,Alabama residents left stunned as they try to pick up the pieces of destroyed community
See More Pics Of Destruction By Birmingham News… Continue
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Tragic Irony: A body lies below a sign that reads "Live Better" in Spanish -- a slogan in Juarez's anti-violence campaign
Ciudad Juarez – The death toll from a weekend attack on youngsters playing soccer in this violent Mexican border city has risen to seven, the… Continue
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Law enforcement officials hug each other Monday before a memorial service for two slain Miami-Dade police officers.
As police in Florida prepared for the funeral of two Miami-Dade County police officers gunned down in the line of duty, shots rang out Monday in St. Petersburg, on the other… Continue
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More than 300 people were killed and hundreds injured tonight after a stampede broke out among crowds taking part in a festival in the Cambodian capital.
People panicked as they tried to make their way over a densely packed bridge and many were crushed underfoot or fell over the sides during the final day of the Water festival, one of the main events of the year in Cambodia. One witness who arrived… Continue
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Gregory Hardy And Dauntrae Wallace Were Killed By The Delivery Driver
CHARLOTTE, N.C. –The man who shot and killed two would-be robbers at a local restaurant says he had no choice.
"If they get my gun from me I'm finished,"
says a man on Tuesday morning, less than 12 hours after he fired six shots, killing two would-be robbers at a Pizza Hut on Independence… Continue
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HOUSTON - Since the late 1990s, it has been glorified in rap music and become a part of underground Americana.
Individuals who have actually turned over the counter cough syrup into their drug of choice.
Houston legendary rapper Willie D of the Geto Boys knows just how dangerous the misuse of cough syrup or as some call it “robo-tripping” can be.
He's seen some heavyweight… Continue
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Spc. Adam Winfield (left), Spc. Michael Wagnon (center), and Spc. Jeremy Morlock (right)
Gen. David Petraeus has said the United States can't succeed in Afghanistan without winning the hearts and minds of Afghan civilians.
Now, CBS News national security correspondent David Martin reports, there's a disturbing development in a story first reported in May involving U.S. soldiers accused of killing civilians in cold… Continue
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: As the families of two Northwest Side girls prepare to bury the two "choking game" victims, an Area 5 (Grand-Central) detective will be meeting today at Oriole Park, not far from one of the girls' homes, to discuss the dangers of the potentially lethal "game" in which teens momentarily cut off their breathing in an effort to get high… Continue
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: An off-road vehicle plowed into a crowd moments after sailing off a jump at a race in Southern California Saturday night, killing eight people and leaving 12 wounded, authorities and witnesses said.
The accident happened shortly before 8 p.m. at the race called the California 200, said San Bernardino County sheriff’s spokeswoman… Continue
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Injured: The bridegroom killed three of his relatives and injured a number of others, including children, after he opened fire at his wedding
: A Turkish bridegroom accidentally killed three of his relatives after firing an AK-47 as he celebrated his wedding.
The groom was attempting to shoot bullets into the air at the ceremony in Akcagoze, in… Continue
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: SHREVEPORT, La. — Six teenagers from at least two families drowned in the Red River in northwest Louisiana after they stepped off a ledge from shallow water into a 18-foot sinkhole Monday, fire officials said.
Shreveport Fire Chief Brian Crawford told the Shreveport Times that the victims, aged 13 to 18, had drowned while trying to save each… Continue
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: Vodka-drinking groups - some with small children - can be seen at lakes and ponds in and around the Russian capital where the current three-week heatwave may set a record of 98.6F (37C) this weekend.
"Russia's Emergencies Ministry is very worried by the current situation. In the last day alone, 49 people drowned (in Russia), including two children, Vadim… Continue
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-- Rapper Tega, known for being a member of Nelly's St. Lunatics crew, passed away last week from injuries he sustained after being shot in late May.
According to local paper the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the 25-year-old rapper (real name: Ortega Henderson) was reportedly involved in a home robbery --… Continue
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-- Michigan rapper, MC Breed, was found dead on Saturday (November 22) at a friend's home in his home state, his publicist confirmed. The rapper (real name: Eric Breed) was just 36 years old.
Breed's manager, Darryl Morris, told the The Detroit News that the rapper's body was found at a friend's home in Ypsilant, MI, where he had died in his… Continue
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