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  • Boy dies after doctors remove 10-pound tumor covering his face

    A 10-pound tumor with the potential to suffocate or break the neck of a Cuban 14-year-old whose face it was covering was successfully removed in Miami, but then things took a turn. The Miami Herald reports Emanuel Zayas died Friday night due to kidney and lung complications at the Holtz Children’s Hospital. Emanuel suffered from polyostotic fibrous dysplasia, which USA Today reports spurs the body to grow something akin to scar tissue instead of bone His family initially thought the […]

  • Woman missing after falling from Carnival cruise ship into Gulf of Mexico

    NEW ORLEANS – A 44-year-old woman who was a passenger on the Carnival Triumph went overboard a day after leaving New Orleans, according to WGNO. The five-day cruise left the Port of New Orleans on January 20 and the woman was “seen going overboard” into the Gulf of Mexico on January 22, according to Carnival Cruise Line Manager of Corporate Communications Christine de la Huerta. Search and rescue operations are underway, and Carnival’s CARE team has been in touch with […]

  • Woman to be charged following fatal stabbing in Del City

    DEL CITY, Okla. – A woman is being charged with murder in the first degree following a stabbing in Del City. Police identified the woman on Monday as Amber McMurtry. Officers responded to the stabbing on Saturday in the 2500 block of Becker Place. A man, now identified as Neil Vaughn, was found outside with a single stab wound to his chest. He was then transported to OU Medical Center with the life-threatening injury. On Sunday, Vaughn died and his death was […]

  • Trump signs bill ending shutdown, official says

    President Donald Trump has signed a bill Monday night ending the government shutdown, capping off a nearly three-day deadlock and reinstating funds until February 8, said a senior administration official. The House and the Senate voted Monday to end the government shutdown, extending funding for three weeks, following a deal being reached between Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell regarding assurances related to immigration. The House passed the continuing resolution 266-159, with 36 more yes […]

  • Silver Alert issued for missing 89-year-old Oklahoma man with heart, memory issues

    TECUMSEH, Okla. – A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 89-year-old Oklahoma man with heart and memory issues. Donald Brann was last seen around 3 p.m. on Saturday in Tecumseh. He was wearing bluish pajama bottoms, a white T-shirt and a gray jacket with his name and a motorcycle on it. Brann suffers from atrial fibrillation and other heart issues. Without proper medicine, his heart condition can be life-threatening. He also has memory issues and is easily confused. Brann’s […]

  • Husband of missing woman says he threw body into river after wife died of natural causes

    HARTVILLE, Ohio – Police are investigating the bizarre circumstances surrounding the disappearance of a 70-year-old Ohio woman, according to WJW. The investigation started on Jan. 9 when Roberta L. Snider’s brother contacted police. He explained to investigators the strange story about the Hartville woman’s death and disappearance. Roberta’s husband, Philip Snider, told family members he took his wife to Graceland “one last time before she died.” Philip said his wife passed away in Memphis, Tennessee so he pulled over into […]

  • Hijab-wearing model stars in L’Oréal Paris hair campaign

    L’Oreal Paris is breaking barriers and making history by featuring a hijab-wearing woman in a hair campaign. British beauty blogger Amena Khan donned a pale pink headscarf while standing in front of a bright pink background in the haircare ad. “Whether or not your hair is on display,” she said in the ad, “doesn’t affect how much you care about it.” The video for L’Oreal’s new haircare product line, Elvive, features a diverse cast of women with different hairstyles. A game changing […]

  • Groundbreaking medical marijuana case lets little girl go back to school

    A little girl was back in a school she loves in Schaumburg, Illinois last week – but only after a federal judge said it was okay for her to bring her prescription medication with her. Eleven-year-old Ashley Surin was not allowed to attend class because she wears a medical marijuana patch and uses cannabis oil and lotion to manage seizures. The medical marijuana and a special diet have worked wonders for her health, according to her parents. “The two together […]

  • Doughnut-eating champion arrested again after Dunkin’ robbery

    ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – A robbery suspect who was caught after winning a doughnut-eating contest in 2014 has been arrested again – this time for robbing a Dunkin’ Donuts, according to Elizabeth City police. Bradley Hardison, 27, was charged Thursday with felony breaking and entering, felony safecracking and felony larceny in connection with the November 21, 2017 incident. Police did not say if he stole any doughnuts. In 2014, Hardison was wanted for felony break-ins in Camden County and had been […]

  • North Carolina donut shop creates Tide Pods you can safely eat

    CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. – A North Carolina donut shop created a Tide Pod you can actually take a bite out of. Wake N Bake Donuts in Carolina Beach created Tide Pod donuts to counter a dangerous social media trend where people post videos of themselves eating the pods. The shop posted pictures of the Tide Pod donut Sunday on Facebook. “One of our Millennial employees (Caitlin) decided to take a moment to teach they youth the difference between what to […]

  • Body of Montecito woman found, brings mudslide death toll to 21

    The body of a 28-year-old California woman, missing since savage mudslides hit nearly two weeks ago, has been found Saturday, said the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s office. Faviola Benitez Calderon was one of three people still missing after the catastrophe swept away homes and lives in the coastal town of Montecito. A search team using detection dogs found her body Saturday morning. Body of Montecito woman found, bringing Southern California mudslide death toll to 21 — CNN (@CNN) […]