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Alex Rodriguez's nephew briefly held against his will in New York City, police sources say

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iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) — The nephew of former New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez was briefly held against his will in a New York City hotel, according to NewRead More

Model gets engaged on the runway during Bridal Fashion Week

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Masato Onoda for Watters(NEW YORK) — A Bridal Fashion Week model stole the show when her then-boyfriend dropped to one knee in the middle of the runway. Nicole Kaspar wasRead More

Family welcomes 14th son: 'I can't imagine not doing this'

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Courtesy Jay Schwandt(ROCKFORD, Mich.) — For many parents, the idea of 14 children might seem too overwhelming. But one Rockford, Michigan, family, says they were “destined” to have the familyRead More

Woman's scream scares 1-year-old granddaughter more than the bear scurrying through their backyard

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Amanda Massie/Instagram(ALTADENA, Calif.) — A grandmother in Altadena, California, will be on the lookout for bears this spring after she and her 1-year-old granddaughter had a too-close-for-comfort encounter with oneRead More

Philadelphia police commissioner apologizes for how he handled Starbucks arrests of 2 black men

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ABC News (PHILADELPHIA) — Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross has apologized to two black men who were arrested at a local Starbucks last week for how he handled the pressRead More

Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg calls for boycott of investment firms with stakes in gun makers

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Paul Morigi/Getty Images for March For Our Lives(PARKLAND, Fla.) — David Hogg, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student who has become a nationally-known anti-gun violence advocate in the wakeRead More

Relative of victim killed by woman on alleged crime spree 'afraid' she'll kill again

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Lee County Sheriffs Office(NEW YORK) — The ex-stepdaughter of a Florida woman shot dead — allegedly by a woman seeking to steal her identity — said she was “in totalRead More

Navy sailor, 24, goes missing in Connecticut

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Groton Police Department(NEW LONDON, Conn.) — A United States Navy sailor has been reported missing in Connecticut after police say he left home and vanished. Jacob Tyler, 24, was lastRead More

FAA to order new engine inspections after fatal Southwest accident

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Robert Alexander/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) — In the next two weeks, the Federal Aviation Administration will order the inspection of at least 220 Boeing 737 engines following a deadly engine failure onRead More

No one will be criminally charged for Prince's drug overdose, prosecutors say

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Richard E. Aaron/Redferns(ST. PAUL, Minn.) — No criminal charges will be brought in the accidental drug overdose death of Prince, federal prosecutors said on Thursday. Prosecutors also announced that MichaelRead More