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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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In Show of Force, Thousands Say Goodbye to Fallen 'Hero' EMT
In Show of Force, Thousands Say Goodbye to Fallen 'Hero' EMT

Thousands of family, friends and FDNY colleagues gathered Saturday to remember an EMT who was killed by a hijacked ambulance, remembering her as a hero who leaves behind "a legacy of service and lives saved."

Body Found on Long Island Trail; Cops Call Death Suspicious
Body Found on Long Island Trail; Cops Call Death Suspicious

Police are investigating a homicide after the body of a man believed to be in his early twenties was found in a Long Island nature preserve.

Calm Before the Storm? Baby Giraffe Quiets in April's Belly
Calm Before the Storm? Baby Giraffe Quiets in April's Belly

Is today the day? Some think so, but the zoo isn't so sure.

Teens Allegedly Slash Boy, 18, in Face at NYC Subway Station
Teens Allegedly Slash Boy, 18, in Face at NYC Subway Station

Two teenagers slashed another teen boy at a Bronx train station, police said Saturday.

Crowds Gather Across the Country for Pro-Trump Rally
Crowds Gather Across the Country for Pro-Trump Rally

Thousands of people gathered in Huntington Beach Saturday for a "Make America Great Again" march and rally, and half a dozen people were arrested during the event, police said. Attendees came out to support not only President Donald Trump, but veterans, law enforcement and first responders. Police estimated about 2,000 people came out for the Orange County event, according to Capt. Kevin Pearsall of California State Park police. About 30 or 40 counter-protesters attended.

Christie Calls for Cuba to Return Assata Shakur
Christie Calls for Cuba to Return Assata Shakur

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has again called on the federal government to have Cuba return a woman convicted in the murder of a state trooper.