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4 climbers found dead in tents on Everest

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4 climbers found dead in tents on Everest

- KATHMANDU – Nepali sherpas have found four climbers dead in their tents on Mount Everest, officials said Wednesday, taking the death toll on the world's highest mountain to 10 in the past month. The climbers were found overnight in two tents at Camp Four, at 8,000 meters (26,246 feet) above sea level, Mingma Sherpa of the Seven Summit Treks group, to which the sherpas belonged, said

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Oklahoma man dies after being shot at Carter County gun range

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Oklahoma man dies after being shot at Carter County gun range

- ARDMORE, Okla. – Deputies are investigating a deadly shooting that occurred outside a Carter County gun range earlier this week. Deputies from the Carter County Sheriff’s Office were responding to a call about a domestic disturbance between a man and a woman at Grandma’s Indoor Gun Range on Shadow Lake. While on their way to that call, dispatchers received another call about a shooting in the area

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4 dead in I-10 crash near Gautier; traffic backed up for miles

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4 dead in I-10 crash near Gautier; traffic backed up for miles

- JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol says four people were killed in a rollover crash on I-10 in Jackson County. Jonathan Brannan WLOX The crash had both westbound lanes blocked for more than an hour. Officials are now working to get stopped traffic moved into one lane to make room for wreckers. Traffic is backed up for miles

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Motorcyclist killed in Altamonte Springs crash

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Motorcyclist killed in Altamonte Springs crash

- ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. — A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday in a crash in Altamonte Springs. Police said the biker was heading west on Central Parkway between Douglas Avenue and Montgomery Road when he struck the back of a pickup truck that was making a left turn onto Franklin Avenue. The motorcycle went out of control and landed on a section of sidewalk that's raised about 5 feet from the ground while the rider, a 47-year-old man, landed on the road

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Investigation ongoing into fiery Tarrant crash that killed 1

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Investigation ongoing into fiery Tarrant crash that killed 1

- The investigation continues this morning into a fiery car crash in Tarrant that left a Birmingham man dead. The impact on the truck's gas tank caused an immediate blaze, said Tarrant police Chief Dennis Reno, and both vehicles caught fire. "It was an instant fire,'' Reno said. The driver of the pickup truck was able to escape and avoid serious injury

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Firefighter dies after injury on job

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Firefighter dies after injury on job

- Darrell Plank, 29, a 10-year veteran of the Macon County department, was hit in the head Saturday by a metal coupling as a fire hose snagged on the truck, the Macon Telegraph reported. Plank’s skull was fractured and he suffered a stroke on the left side of his brain, set up by his friends. He was taken to intensive care at a hospital in Macon after the injury, the Telegraph reported

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15-year-old fatally shot in Chicago Heights

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15-year-old fatally shot in Chicago Heights

- A 15-year-old male was fatally shot Monday in Chicago Heights, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. The youth died of a gunshot wound to the chest, the medical examiner reported Tuesday following an autopsy. Details of the incident were not immediately available. Police initially said Monday that they were responding to a possible shooting in the 1600 block of Aberdeen Street in Chicago Heights, and several police vehicles converged on that location Monday afternoon

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Man killed in South Baltimore shooting Wednesday

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Man killed in South Baltimore shooting Wednesday

- A 24-year-old man was fatally shot early Wednesday morning in South Baltimore, city police said. Police were called at 12:53 a.m. to the 400 block of South Payson Street, where they found Tyrone Dickens, who had been shot. Dickens, of the 1900 block of Wilkens Avenue, was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead. Anyone with information is asked to call homicide detectives at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP or text tips and video to 443-902-4824

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Toddler died after mother’s boyfriend allegedly performed ‘wrestling moves’

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Toddler died after mother’s boyfriend allegedly performed ‘wrestling moves’

- JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. – A couple face charges after a 2-year-old Missouri girl died days after authorities say her mother's boyfriend performed “wrestling moves” on the toddler. Police accuse the girl’s mother, 19-year-old Cheyenne Cook, and 24-year-old Richard Gamache Jr., of torturing the child, identified only as “AC.” On May 16th, police and EMS responded to the 3800 block of Dorchester Court in House Springs, located about 30 miles southwest of St

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Woman killed in Hingham crash on Route 3

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Woman killed in Hingham crash on Route 3

- HINGHAM, Mass. — A woman was killed in a crash on Route 3 in Hingham early Wednesday morning, according to State Police. The single-car crash happened on the northbound side of the highway around 1:10 a.m., the Patriot Ledger reported. The car went off the road and into the woods and the driver, who was alone in the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene, State Police said

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One dead, firefighter hurt in Covington house fire

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One dead, firefighter hurt in Covington house fire

- COVINGTON, Ky. — One person is dead after a house fire in Covington. The fire was reported at about 3:30 a.m. on Madison Avenue near James Avenue. A person was found dead on the second floor of the home, fire officials said. A firefighter was injured, as well. Officials have not released more information.

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Survivor in crash that killed UGA friends: ‘I think your prayers are working’

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Survivor in crash that killed UGA friends: ‘I think your prayers are working’

- She’s anxious to get out of her wheelchair and is still remorseful that she survived a crash that killed four of her University of Georgia classmates. But Agnes Kim won’t stop fighting to recover, and she’s grateful for all the support she’s received. “I think your prayers are working because I’m now on my way to getting back to my normal,” Kim told Channel 2 Action News

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Wesley W. Woods Sr.

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Wesley W. Woods Sr.

- Sioux City. Wesley W. "Woody" Woods Sr., 82, of Sioux City, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017, at his residence. Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Waterbury Funeral Service of Sioux City. Burial will be in Logan Park Cemetery. Visitation will be noon until service time Thursday at the funeral home. Wesley was born on Nov. 13, 1934, in Winnetoon, Neb

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James J. Beck

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James J. Beck

- Granville, Iowa. James J. "Jim" Beck, 94, of Granville, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017, at Orange City Health System in Orange City, Iowa. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Granville, with the Rev. Terry Roder officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, with military rites will be conducted by the Granville Veterans

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Elroy De Boer

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Elroy De Boer

- Le Mars, Iowa. Elroy De Boer, 82, of Le Mars, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, May 20, 2017, at his home. Services will will be 11 a.m. Friday at Rejoice! Community Church in Le Mars. The Rev. Mike Metten will officiate. Burial will be in Plymouth Presbyterian Cemetery, rural Le Mars. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Thursday, with the family present 5 to 7 p

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Ellis Tucker

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Ellis Tucker

- Akron, Iowa. Ellis Tucker, 91 of Akron, passed away on May 16, 2017 at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden, Iowa. Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Wesley United Methodist Church in Akron. Private family burial will be in Riverside Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Rexwinkel-Schroeder Funeral Home in Akron. Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family through www

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Toddler died after mother’s boyfriend allegedly performed ‘wrestling moves’
Toddler died after mother’s boyfriend allegedly performed ‘wrestling moves’ JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. – A couple face charges after a 2-year-old Missouri girl died days after authorities say her mother's boyfriend performed “wrestling moves” on the toddler. Police accuse the girl’s mother, 19-year-old Cheyenne Cook, and 24-year-old Richard Gamache Jr., of torturing the child, identified only as “AC.” On May 16th, police and EMS responded to the 3800 block of Dorchester Court in House Springs, located about 30 miles southwest of St   Read More ...
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Woman killed in Hingham crash on Route 3
Woman killed in Hingham crash on Route 3 HINGHAM, Mass. — A woman was killed in a crash on Route 3 in Hingham early Wednesday morning, according to State Police. The single-car crash happened on the northbound side of the highway around 1:10 a.m., the Patriot Ledger reported. The car went off the road and into the woods and the driver, who was alone in the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene, State Police said   Read More ...
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'Clerks' actress Lisa Spoonauer dead at 44
'Clerks' actress Lisa Spoonauer dead at 44 Lisa Spoonauer, the actress who played Caitlin Bree in the cult-classic film “Clerks,” died on Saturday at the age of 44. Her family announced her passing in an obituary posted on the website of a New Jersey Funeral Home. They did not specify her cause of death. Director Kevin Smith shared the news on Instagram late Tuesday. He recalled discovering Spoonauer in 1992 when he went to watch an acting class at the Brookdale Community College in search of the right actress to play Caitlin Bree   Read More ...
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70-year-old Laredo man found dead in makeshift coffin with mother's remains
70-year-old Laredo man found dead in makeshift coffin with mother's remains Published 7:28 am, Wednesday, May 24, 2017 A welfare concern check turned into a macabre discovery at a home late Monday in the Cimarron neighborhood, south of Gale Street, according to Laredo police. First responders said they discovered a dead man in his 70s. “There was obvious decomposition of the body. Neighbors stated not seeing the man come out for a week,” the Laredo Fire Department said in a statement   Read More ...
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26 patients have died after replacing controller for Abbott blood pump at home
At least 26 patients with advanced heart failure have died after trying to replace the controller for their HeartMate II blood pumps while out of the hospital. Abbott Laboratories has issued a device alert for 28,882 HeartMate II controllers that includes new software and alarm guides, following reports of 70 incidents in which the life-preserving device has malfunctioned after a patient changed out the controller at home   Read More ...
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‘Clerks’ Actress Lisa Spoonauer Dead At 44
‘Clerks’ Actress Lisa Spoonauer Dead At 44 Lisa Spoonauer, a New Jersey native that portrayed Caitlin Bree in Kevin Smith’s 1994 comedy Clerks, has died at the age of 44. Lisa Spoonauer’s family confirmed that she passed on Saturday, but didn’t reveal the cause of her death. Lisa Spoonauer was only 21 years-old when she appeared in Kevin Smith’s raunchy hit comedy, which was made for just $27,000 and ultimately went on to gross over $3   Read More ...
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UK school confirms student, 15, killed in Manchester blast
LONDON (AP) — The names of the 22 victims killed by a suicide bomber at a Manchester concert on Monday night have not been officially released, but here what's known about them so far: ___ Teenager Olivia Campbell-Hardy, who went to a school near Manchester, was at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester with a friend on Monday night. Tottington High School in the town of Bury said the school community was "absolutely devastated and heartbroken" at the news Wednesday that Olivia was killed in the blast   Read More ...
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Georgia firefighter dies after weekend accident on job
MONTEZUMA, Ga. (AP) — A firefighter in Georgia has died after suffering a traumatic brain injury from an accident on the job. The Telegraph reports (http://bit.ly/2rgsPy9 ) 29-year-old Macon County firefighter Darrell Plank died on Tuesday. He suffered a skull fracture on Saturday, after being hit in the head by a metal coupling as a fire hose snagged on a truck at a house fire in Montezuma, about 50 miles (80 kilometers)southwest of Macon   Read More ...
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Police: Homeless NYC man dies after beating over catcall
NEW YORK (AP) — Police in New York City say a homeless man has died from injuries suffered when he was beaten after he catcalled a teenager's cousin. Officials say 69-year-old Lucio Bravo died Tuesday after being taken off life support. The NYPD says Bravo suffered massive brain trauma after 18-year-old Bronx resident Branlee Gonzalez repeatedly punched him and a 39-year-old man Thursday   Read More ...
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Danes ponder license for jet skis after fatal crash
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark's government wants to introduce a license for riding jet skis after two American students were killed in a crash earlier this month in Copenhagen's harbor. Justice Minister Soeren Pape Poulsen says it also would look at some kind of identification of jet skis, like a registration plate. Pape Poulsen spoke Wednesday after a meeting to discuss measures to be taken after the fatal crash   Read More ...
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