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City in Oklahoma ordered to boil water after possible E. coli contamination
Jun23

City in Oklahoma ordered to boil water after possible E. coli contamination

iStock/kirilllutz(KINGFISHER, Okla.) — A northern Oklahoma town was warned against consuming public water without boiling it first after a city well tested positive for E. coli. bacteria.
Residents in Kingfisher, about 50 miles northwest of Oklahoma C…

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Man’s body found with apparent gator bite marks, South Carolina authorities say
Jun23

Man’s body found with apparent gator bite marks, South Carolina authorities say

iStock/Joe Pearl Photography(KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C) — A man whose body was found in a pond behind his South Carolina home may have been attacked by an alligator, according to authorities.
Deputies from the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office responded to …

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Stranger allegedly asked Nashville couple for directions before fatal stabbing
Jun23

Stranger allegedly asked Nashville couple for directions before fatal stabbing

Nashville.gov(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) —  Police are searching for a Connecticut man in connection with an attack on a husband and wife over the weekend that left one dead and the other seriously injured.
Leigh Ann Zirkle, 58, and her husband Donald Zir…

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Doctor compares conditions at immigrant holding centers to ‘torture facilities’
Jun23

Doctor compares conditions at immigrant holding centers to ‘torture facilities’

Alex Edelman/Getty Images(McAllen, TX) — From sleeping on concrete floors with the lights on 24 hours a day to no access to soap or basic hygiene, migrant children at least two U.S. Customs and Border Protection facilities face conditions one doctor d…

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2 young children die in hot cars in Texas during scorching temperatures over the weekend
Jun23

2 young children die in hot cars in Texas during scorching temperatures over the weekend

iStock/PetrBonek(HOUSTON) — Two young children have died in Texas after they were left in hot cars during scorching temperatures over the weekend.
A 1-year-old died in Galveston Saturday after his father, Abner Peña, left him in the family’s Ch…

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