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  • Swimmer's Death in Florida Brings New Attention to Rip Current Dangers

    The death of a swimmer this Memorial Day weekend in Florida has drawn new attention to the dangers of rip currents.One person drowned Sunday after he was pulled from the surf in Daytona Beach, in front of an unguarded lifeguard tower. Beach-goers nearby tried to revive him.“We tried to keep his…

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  • Actress Nikki Reed Touts Healthy Eating, Natural Food Website

    Actress Nikki Reed plays a vampire on the hit franchise "Twilight," but off-screen, she's promoting healthy eating options for families in need. One of them, she said, is Thrive Market, an online marketplace that sells all-natural foods at 25 to 50 percent below retail price. For Reed -- who…

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  • Skydiver Falls to the Ground After Hitting Power Lines in Tennessee

    A weekend tribute to veterans in Tennessee went horribly wrong when a skydiver hit a set of power lines before slamming to the ground.John Pitts, 27, struck the power lines during a Vietnam Memorial Day event -- titled “Red, White and You” -- in Winchester Saturday. Pitts, an experienced skydiver…

    Good Morning America23 mins ago
  • Last-Minute Tablescape Ideas for Your Memorial Day Gathering

    If you're looking to elevate your Memorial Day gathering, you can do that quickly and easily with patriotic tablescapes.Katie Brown, editor in chief of Yahoo Makers, appeared on "Good Morning America" to show how you can decorate your tables -- even at the last minute before your get-together.Yahoo…

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  • Indianapolis 500: Juan Pablo Montoya Holds Off Will Power to Win

    Juan Pablo Montoya outdueled Will Power and Scott Dixon over the final five laps to win the Indianapolis 500. Montoya, who came into the race Verizon IndyCar Series points leader, won the Indy 500 for the second time -- his first coming in 2000, when he was a rookie. He, Power and Dixon traded…

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  • 'A Beautiful Mind' Mathematician John Nash and His Wife Killed in New Jersey Taxi Crash

    Princeton University mathematician and Nobel Prize winner John Nash, whose life was the subject of the film "A Beautiful Mind," was killed in a taxi crash along with his wife in New Jersey on Saturday. Nash and Alicia Nash were in a taxi on the New Jersey Turnpike when the driver lost control and…

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  • Florida Mom Released From Jail After Circumcision Dispute

    A Florida mother is out of jail after spending more than a week behind bars during an ongoing dispute over circumcising her son. Heather Hironimus, 31, posted bond and was released Saturday night, authorities said. Hironimus had been taken into custody May 14 after she went missing for several…

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  • Obama to 5-Year-Old Gay Marriage Advocate: 'Couldn't Agree More!'

    "Please stop war for our world, instead have a meeting," reads Yasmeen's handwritten note, posted to Twitter by her aunt. Couldn't agree more!" the commander-in-chief replied Friday on Twitter. Yasmeen's words were all her own, her mother told ABC News.

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  • Cleveland Residents 'a Model' for Handling of Officer's Acquittal, Ohio Governor Says

    Ohio Gov. John Kasich praised the people of Cleveland today, calling its residents a “model” in their response to the acquittal of a white police officer charged in the 2012 shooting deaths of an unarmed black couple. Protests quickly followed the acquittal of officer Michael Brelo, who had been…

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  • Winning the Indy 500 of Investing Means Going the Distance

    Why you Need to Consider the Dollar When Investing

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  • Body Found Near Where Kayaker in Alleged Murder Disappeared

    A body was found in the Hudson River near where a New York man disappeared while kayaking with his fiancee, who has been accused of murdering him. New York State police said the body was pulled from the river near West Point Saturday and was taken to the Orange County medical examiner for autopsy…

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  • Cleveland Police Officer Found Not Guilty in Unarmed Couple's Shooting Deaths

    A judge today acquitted a white Cleveland police officer in the 2012 shooting deaths of an unarmed black couple, saying he couldn't determine whether the officer alone fired the fatal shots at the end of a 137-bullet barrage. Michael Brelo was acquitted of voluntary manslaughter and a lesser…

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  • World's Oldest Person Celebrates 116th Birthday in Michigan

    The world's oldest person, Jeralean Talley, turned 116 today in Inkster, Michigan. Talley -- who was born in 1899 -- was named the oldest living person in the world last month, according to ABC affiliate WXYZ-TV in Detroit. Talley's birthday celebrations began earlier this week when she was…

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  • Paralyzed Georgia Teen Walks at His High School Graduation

    A paralyzed high school student in Georgia did something described by some as a miraculous step forward: he walked at his graduation. Thanks to a special medical device, Will Hutchins of Heard County was able to walk across the stage to receive his diploma at his graduation ceremony Friday night,…

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  • See This, Skip That: Santa Fe

    Beautiful Santa Fe, New Mexico, is a traveler draw year-round, with its bevy of deluxe resorts, vibrant arts scene and world-class cuisine. A journey here is a cultural adventure and, for many, a spiritual one, too. Here are a few special things to see and do in this truly special American…

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  • Hillary Clinton Teaches Voter How to Take a Selfie

    At a campaign event in Exeter, New Hampshire, on Friday, Clinton gave a brief lesson on how to take a selfie to a voter who was attempting to take a photo with her. There you go," Clinton said as she helped the woman open the camera on her iPhone outside of the Water Street Bookstore. Pointing to…

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  • Students Petition Texas High School to Allow Netherlands Exchange Student to Walk at Graduation

    That's what Taylor High School students in Texas are demanding on t-shirts, signs and social media after foreign exchange student Hidde Tuinte, 17, said he was recently told by the school that he may not be able to walk at the school's graduation next Friday because he's missing required classes. …

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