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Gorilla Killed at Cincinnati Zoo After Child Climbs In Enclosure
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Gorilla Killed at Cincinnati Zoo After Child Climbs In Enclosure

A gorilla was shot dead Saturday at the Cincinnati Zoo by an employee who feared the animal would harm a small child who climbed into its enclosure, NBC News reported. The 17-year-old, 400-pound gorilla was killed with one shot from a long rifle. Read more »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Off-Duty Cop Trades Gunshots with Thieves Who Robbed Him: NYPD

Off-Duty Cop Trades Gunshots with Thieves Who Robbed Him: NYPD

An off-duty NYPD officer traded gunshots with a gang of thieves who had robbed him early Saturday morning in... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
UN: Over 700 Migrants Feared Dead in Mediterranean Sea

UN: Over 700 Migrants Feared Dead in Mediterranean Sea

The UN refugee agency says over 700 migrants may have drowned in Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks south of Italy in the... Read more »

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Rise in IVF Treatment in China for Second Child

Rise in IVF Treatment in China for Second Child

China's decision to allow all married couples to have two children is driving a surge in demand for fertility... Read more »

2 hours ago

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Thursday, May 26, 2016
Report: Flint Water Pipes Replacement Cost Doubles

Report: Flint Water Pipes Replacement Cost Doubles

Replacing water pipes due to the lead-tainted crisis in Flint could be at least twice the price of previous... Read more »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Four Seasons Picks a Park Avenue Address

Four Seasons Picks a Park Avenue Address

The Four Seasons, restaurant considered by many to be New York City's original power lunch spot, has found a new... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Sanders Warns Clinton on Running Mate Pick

Sanders Warns Clinton on Running Mate Pick

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders sent a warning to rival Hillary Clinton again about her pick for a... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Senior Prank, Vandalism Lead to SoCal Animal Abuse Investigation

Senior Prank, Vandalism Lead to SoCal Animal Abuse Investigation

Officials are investigating two incidents of possible animal cruelty at Southern California high schools, and at... Watch »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Officials Recover Small Vintage Plane From Hudson

Officials Recover Small Vintage Plane From Hudson

Officials removed a small vintage World War II fighter plane that crashed in to the Hudson River between Manhattan... Watch »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Caretaker Beat WWII Vet With Oxygen Tank: Police

Caretaker Beat WWII Vet With Oxygen Tank: Police

A 91-year-old World War II veteran is recovering after police say his caretaker beat him with his oxygen tank. The... Read more »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Air Show Pilots Pay Tribute to Comrade

Air Show Pilots Pay Tribute to Comrade

Air show pilots performed an aerial salute Saturday to their comrade who died after his World War II-era plane... Watch »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa

US Military Restricts Troops After Murder in Okinawa

The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after the arrest... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Man Steals ATM, Makes Getaway in Stolen School Bus: Cops

Man Steals ATM, Makes Getaway in Stolen School Bus: Cops

A Long Island man broke into a grocery store, stole an ATM and loaded it onto a stolen school minibus, police said... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Chicago-Area Man Completes 50-State Marathon Quest

Chicago-Area Man Completes 50-State Marathon Quest

A west suburban Chicago man has completed a lofty goal of running a marathon in all 50 states. Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
8 Russian Athletes Test Positive in 2012 Doping Retests

8 Russian Athletes Test Positive in 2012 Doping Retests

Russia's Olympic Committee said Saturday that eight of the country's athletes have registered positive in doping... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Pelicans Guard Shot, Dead After Breaking Into Apartment: Police

Pelicans Guard Shot, Dead After Breaking Into Apartment: Police

Bryce Dejean-Jones, a guard for the New Orleans Pelicans, is dead after breaking into a Dallas apartment and getting... Watch »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Woman, 48, Fatally Stabbed at Brooklyn YWCA

Woman, 48, Fatally Stabbed at Brooklyn YWCA

A woman living in a Brooklyn YWCA was fatally stabbed by another resident Saturday morning, according to police and... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
 Missouri Gov. Declares State of Emergency Ahead of More Rains

Missouri Gov. Declares State of Emergency Ahead of More Rains

Missouri's governor declared a state of emergency ahead of expected heavy rains, and warned that levees could be... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Metro-North Railroad Line Slowed by Draw Bridge Failure: Officials

Metro-North Railroad Line Slowed by Draw Bridge Failure: Officials

A malfunctioning draw bridge caused significant delays Saturday on the Metro-North Railroad for New Haven line... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
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