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  • Demi Lovato Pays Tribute to Her Great-Grandmother

    Demi Lovato took to Instagram Sunday night to write a heartfelt tribute to her great-grandmother who passed away.The death of the 23-year-old singer's great-grandmother -- whom she called "Minaw" -- comes seven months after the death of her great-grandfather, whom she called "Papa."Demi Lovato and…

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  • Cincinnati Zoo 'Would Make the Same Decision' Again to Shoot Gorilla, Director Says

    Officials at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden said looking back, they "would make the same decision" over again to shoot the 450-pound gorilla after a boy climbed over the stainless steel barrier and fell into the enclosure, said Thane Maynard, the zoo's director. Harambe, the 17-year-old…

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  • Shark Attack Reported on Both US Coasts This Memorial Day Weekend

    Two people were reportedly attacked by sharks within hours of each other on opposite coasts over the Memorial Day holiday weekend, which serves as the unofficial start of summer as millions of Americans head to the beach for the first time this year. A 13-year-old boy was in waist-high water,…

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  • Robert Downey Jr., Reese Witherspoon, Justin Timberlake and Others Tweet About Memorial Day

    Stars are taking to social media to pay tribute to the military on Memorial Day.From Justin Timberlake to Courteney Cox, stars are thanking the troops for their service and honoring those who have died."Happy Memorial Day!" Robert Downey Jr. wrote on Twitter. "Eat, laugh, & remember those who…

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  • Bloody Memorial Day Weekend Leaves 4 Dead, Dozens Wounded in Chicago

    Weekend shootings across the city have left four people dead and nearly 50 wounded, the Chicago Tribune reported. Official numbers won’t be released until Tuesday, a Chicago Police Department spokesman told ABC News today. A 15-year-old girl, identified as Veronica Lopez, was reportedly the…

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  • 2 in Critical Condition After Electrically Shocked in Swimming Pools This Weekend

    An 8-year-old girl from Pennsylvania and a 34-year-old man from New Jersey are both in critical condition after suffering electrical shocks in outdoor pools this weekend, according to local police. On Saturday, the 34-year-old man was shocked while swimming at the pool of the Aztec Motel in…

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  • Transgender Man Assaulted in Vermont Homeless Shelter Dies of Injuries, Police Say

    A transgender man has died of wounds suffered from an alleged assault in a Vermont homeless shelter, according to police. Amos Beede of Milton died Sunday at the University of Vermont Medical Center of injuries that included head trauma, facial fractures and broken ribs, Burlington Police Chief…

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  • President Obama Calls for True Remembrance of Nation's Fallen Through Actions

    President Obama today honored the nation’s fallen service members by calling for true remembrance of their sacrifices – through actions and deeds – in a Memorial Day address at Arlington Cemetery. True remembrance, the president said, means supporting the families who lost their loved ones and…

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  • English Channel Feared as Latest Drowning Risk for Migrants

    Migrants could start drowning in the English Channel like thousands have perished in the Mediterranean Sea, authorities fear. As the weather improves, more migrants may try to cross the Channel in small boats in an attempt to find alternative routes to Europe, a representative from the French…

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  • Japan on Alert After Threat of Potential North Korean Missile Launch

    Japan’s military has been put on alert, and ordered to prepare to intercept a possible North Korean missile, a government source told Japan’s Kyodo News. Japan's Defense Minister Gen Nakatani gave the order amid signs that Pyongyang may go ahead with a ballistic missile launch. Patriot Advanced…

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  • 'Roots' Reboot: The Reason Original Kunta Kinte Actor LeVar Burton Took Part

    When LeVar Burton first got word that there could be a remake of "Roots," he wasn't sure what to make of it. The actor "did not know that we needed this" until remake co-producer Mark Wolper showed his children the original, he told ABC News. Their reaction influenced Burton, who starred in the…

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  • Soccer Stars David Villa, Maurice Edu and Charlie Davies Share Secret to Social Media Success

    Soccer stars David Villa, Maurice Edu and Charlie Davies appeared on "Good Morning America" this morning share the secrets to achieving their large social media followings. Edu has played 46 games for the U.S. National Team, Davies was the leading scorer for the New England Revolution in 2015 and…

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  • 3 Women Credited With Stopping Potential Sexual Assault

    Sonia Ulrich, Marla Saltzer and Monica Kenyon said they were at a Santa Monica hotel for happy hour last Thursday when Kenyon first noticed a man and a woman at a nearby table who appeared to be on a date. Hsu is now being held on $1 million bail and facing two felony counts, intent to commit…

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  • George Clooney Is Honored by Pope Francis at the Vatican

    George and Amal Clooney greeted the Pope Francis on Sunday night at the Vatican.The actor is collaborating with the Pope's foundation, "Scholas Occurrentes," as an ambassador for one of its arts projects.Also honored on Sunday were Richard Gere and Salma Hayek. ...

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  • Grieving Parents Warn Against the Dangers of Lake Electricity After Daughter Is Killed

    Carmen Johnson, 15, was a high school cheerleader who enjoyed life, got good grades and loved to be on the water. The Johnsons say Carmen, their youngest child, was electrocuted while swimming in the lake behind their home. It’s called electric shock drowning -- when a current, usually from a…

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  • Former College Swimmer, 22, Drowns During Lifeguard Tryouts in Massachusetts Lake

    A graduate of the State University of New York-Cortland, Jack Jakubek was participating in a fitness test for lifeguards at Pilgrim Lake in Orleans, Massachusetts, when he went missing just before 9 a.m., according to the Orleans Fire-Rescue Department. Jakubek was pronounced dead at Cape Cod…

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  • Netflix: Titles Disappearing in June

    Hard as it may be to believe, May is almost over.That means new titles are heading to Netflix soon, but also, a few will go away.The movies below are disappearing from the streaming service next month, so if you're home from work today, it's the perfect opportunity to catch them while they're still…

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  • 'The Bachelorette': Men Target Chad After He Disappears With JoJo Fletcher

    The men vying for the love and attention of "The Bachelorette" star JoJo Fletcher may have a target: Chad. In a exclusive preview of the episode, the 28-year-old luxury real estate agent disappears for 20 minutes with Fletcher, a 25-year-old Dallas-based real estate broker. 'The Bachelorette':…

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  • Woman Reveals Diagnosis She Says Led to 50-Pound Weight Loss, Pregnancy

    Debbie Savage said she struggled to lose weight for 15 years, dating back to middle school, before she went to five different doctors to finally get the diagnosis that would change her life. Savage, of Maryland, played sports in middle school but still continued to gain weight. Savage said it…

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  • Computer Outage at JFK Airport Causes Delays as Passengers Forced to Check in by Hand

    A computer outage triggered delays at one of the country's busiest airports, during one of the busiest travel holidays of the year. A server crash at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport stalled operations at Terminal Seven Sunday, according to Neal Buccino, a spokesman for the Port…

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