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Tuesday, Jul 2, 2013

West Coast Girl, 9, to Bask in "Sunshine"

West Coast Girl, 9, to Bask in "Sunshine"

Hannah Rose Nordberg, of Santa Monica, Calif., will star as the young girl aspiring to the coveted role of "Little Miss Sunshine" in the coming musical comedy based on the 2006 movie

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Graphic Details Emerge in 'Heinous' Attacks on Kid, Women
Graphic Details Emerge in 'Heinous' Attacks on Kid, Women

A 31-year-old man who had previously been deported four times faces a litany of charges for a series of alleged crimes on Long Island, including a sex attack on a 2-year-old child and brutal stabbings of two women, officials say.

US Man Celebrating Wedding Anniversary Killed in UK Attack
US Man Celebrating Wedding Anniversary Killed in UK Attack

A man from Utah on vacation to celebrate his 25th wedding anniversary was among those killed in Wednesday's terrorist attack outside of U.K.'s Parliament in London, the victim's family said in a statement. Kurt W. Cochran was killed by the attacker, who killed one other person with his car on Westminster Bridge and then stabbed a police officer to death outside of Parliament Wednesday afternoon. "Our family is heartbroken to learn of the death of our son-in-law, Kurt W. Cochran, who was a victim of Wednesday's terrorist attack in London," the statement said.

Man Foaming at Mouth on JFK Flight Saved From Overdose
Man Foaming at Mouth on JFK Flight Saved From Overdose

A 24-year-old man who authorities say overdosed on heroin aboard a plane returning to John F. Kennedy International Airport was saved by two quick-thinking Port Authority police officers.

Thousands of Family, Friends to Mourn Fallen EMT at Wake
Thousands of Family, Friends to Mourn Fallen EMT at Wake

Thousands of family, friends and colleagues of slain FDNY emergency medical technician Yadira Arroyo are expected to pack into a Bronx funeral home to say their final goodbyes.

NY Zoo of April Fame Announces Birth of Twins (Not Giraffes)
NY Zoo of April Fame Announces Birth of Twins (Not Giraffes)

We have new life at the Animal Adventure Park -- just not a giraffe calf.