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2 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville


THIS DAY IN 1954: Elvis Presley made his professional debut in Memphis. It was his first concert to be advertised.


6 hrs ago | McClatchy

Families of fallen firefighters denied federal benefits

They were contractors who had worked alongside U.S. Forest Service crews to save the Boise National Forest.


Tue Jul 29, 2014


'Die Hard,' 'Flower Drum Song' actor James Shigeta dies aged 81

Actor James Shigeta, best known for his roles in "Die Hard," and "Flower Drum Song," has died, a representative for the actor said on Tuesday.


Woman forgives husband who left son in hot car

Attendees were asked to wear summer colors to the funeral service for 15-month old Benjamin Seitz, of Ridgefield, on Sunday, July 13, 2014.


WIBW-TV Topeka

Kansas Teen Killed After Fall On Colorado Mountain

A suburban Kansas City teenager who died last week while climbing one of Colorado's most popular peaks was a 2014 high school graduate who excelled in engineering.


WYMG-FM Springfield

Star sprinter Torrin Lawrence dies at 25

In this June 20, 2013 file photo, Torrin Lawrence reacts after his heat in the senior men's 400-meter dash at the U.S. Championships athletics meet in Des Moines, Iowa.


Daily Echo

Tragic newlyweds who died just days apart

A YOUNG mother struggling with depression killed herself only eight days before her bereaved husband took a lethal dose of heroin, an inquest heard.


Noah M. Matlack of Benton City pleaded guilty to first degree murder.

He told the court he acted with premeditated intent — and not in self-defense — when he attacked Michael Edwards late Sept.


Mon Jul 28, 2014

Pasadena Star-News

Incoming USC student killed by lightning strike at Venice Beach

Courtesy photo. Nick Fagnano, 20, of Los Angeles. Fagnano was killed Sunday after lightning struck while he was in the water at Venice Beach.



Grieving parents hit with $200,000 in student loans

When his 27-year old daughter Lisa died suddenly of liver failure five years ago, Steve Mason was as devastated as any father would be.


WSFA-TV Montgomery

Man's obituary: 'Please don't email me, I'm dead'

Kevin McGroarty wanted everyone to know two things about life: it doesn't cost anything to be nice and never stick a knife in an electric outlet.


NBC Connecticut

Murder Charges in Philly Carjacking

Cornelius Crawford and Jonathan Rosa had only known each other for one week, but now they both could face life in prison without parole for killing three children and sexually assaulting their carjacking victim, police say.



Fort Hood soldier from Wisconsin dies in Texas

The Defense Department says 20-year-old Pfc. Donnell Antwain Hamilton Jr. of Kenosha, Wisconsin, died at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio.


Air Force Times

Former Naval Academy superintendent dies at 77

Arizona Sen. John McCain is praising former Naval Academy Superintendent Charles Larson, who died over the weekend, as a great man.


WZVN-TV Fort Myers


After more than six weeks of sometimes testy talks, House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a compromise plan to fix a veterans health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records... After more than six weeks of sometimes testy talks, House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a compromise plan to fix a veterans health ... (more)


The Daily Star

Cop murder accused killed in Tangail - shootout'

The prime accused in a case filed for killing a police officer was killed in a "shootout" with law enforcers in Mirzapur upazila of Tangail early today.


Sun Jul 27, 2014

KING-TV Seattle

1 dead after lightning strikes 14 in Southern California

A 20-year-old man died Sunday after lightning struck 14 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golfer on Catalina Island during rare summer thunderstorms that swept through Southern California, authorities said.



3 days on, no arrests in hunt for carjack killers

The hunt for two Philadelphia carjackers who rammed a stolen SUV into a family, killing three children, entered its third day Sunday as officials offered a $110,000 reward for information leading to their capture.


Retford Today

Worksop: Explore Manufacturing death victim identified

Richard Reddish, believed to be from the Bolsover area, sadly passed away in the early hours of Tuesday 8th July when he became 'trapped under concrete.'


Brandon Sun

Cops: Dealership owner hit with 2-by-4 in fight over bad junk-car deal dies; customer charged

Police say a Rhode Island dealership owner who was struck with a two-by-four in a fight over a junk-car deal that went wrong has died.