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Death of Baker County infant linked to co-sleeping
BAKER CITY, Ore. (AP) - Baker County authorities are investigating the death of a 5-week-old boy who died of asphyxiation caused by co-sleeping. The Baker City Herald reports ( ) the baby had been sleeping with his mother when he died last weekend. The baby's father was also home at ...
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Neighbors report explosion in fire that killed Libertyville Township man
An investigation was underway Thursday to determine the cause of a fire in Libertyville Township on Wednesday night that left an elderly man dead. Authorities identified the victim Thursday afternoon as 76-year-old Kenneth F. Deyo, who was found on the first floor of his home in the Countryside...
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3 found dead in home from carbon monoxide poisoning
COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) - Officials say three people, including a toddler, have been found dead from carbon monoxide poisoning inside a home in Columbus. Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan tells news outlets that officials were called to the residence early Thursday where 23-year-old Jose Alfredo Perez, 27-year-old Edilberto Moreno and ...
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Girlfriend accused of killing man with vehicle in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Las Vegas police say the 26-year-old girlfriend of a man found dead near the gate of an apartment complex where they lived together has been arrested in his slaying. Police say Lahtijera (lah-tee-AIR'-ah) Howard was arrested Thursday in the Wednesday death of 34-year-old Darryl White at ...
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Coroner IDs men killed in shooting at apartment complex
Two men shot to death Tuesday at a northwest valley apartment complex have been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as Charles Edward Warren, 28, of Las Vegas and Deante Dixon, 24, whose ...
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76-year-old man dies in Libertyville house fire
An elderly man died in a house fire Wednesday night in north suburban Libertyville.
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Clifton woman dies after Federal Heights shooting
A 35-year-old woman found sitting in a car and bleeding from a gunshot wound to her head last week in Federal Heights has died, officials say.
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Woman dies after Gary house fire
A woman died Wednesday morning after a house fire in northwest Indiana.
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Inmate dies after collapsing at HPD jail
Houston police are investigating the death of an inmate at the Houston Police Central Jail.
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Coroner: Body was in cave for 'significant period of time'
MONTICELLO, Ky. (AP) - A body has been found inside a cave in Monticello. Wayne County Coroner Forrest Hicks tells news outlets that the Monticello police contacted his office after the body was discovered Tuesday morning on Trails End Road. Hicks says the body appeared to be that of a ...
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Man found dead on North Dakota campus died of drug overdose
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) - An Oklahoma man found dead in January in a vehicle parked on the University of North Dakota campus died of a drug overdose. Police say an autopsy concluded that 19-year-old Braden Robertson, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, died from a mixture of methadone and an anxiety medicine. ...
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Homicide detectives investigating body of man found in east valley
Police were called about 2:20 p.m. to the body of a man found near the main entryway of Playa Vista Apartments at 3700 E. Bonanza Road, near Pecos Road.
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Officials ID man dead in Henderson slaying-suicide case
Authorities have identified a 38-year-old man who police say shot and killed his wife while she was moving out of their home in Henderson, and then killed himself. The Clark County coroner ...
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Clark County coroner IDs man fatally shot during family fight
The Clark County coroner has identified the 18-year-old man who was shot and killed during a family fight earlier this month in the northwest valley.
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Man, woman found dead in Las Vegas desert with gunshot wounds
Henderson police are calling the deaths of the 55-year-old man and 54-year-old woman an apparent murder-suicide after the bodies were found with gunshot wounds near East Larson Lane and Gilespie Street.
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2 dead in Peotone motorcycle crash
Two people died in a motorcycle crash late Saturday in south suburban Peotone.
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Joliet man dies at work, trapped between heavy machinery
A southwest suburban man died Thursday afternoon in a workplace mishap in Rockdale.
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Greybull fire chief dies at home after helping remove jams
GREYBULL, Wyo. (AP) - A statewide fire group says the longtime chief of the Greybull Fire Department has died. Worland Fire Chief Chris Kocher of the Wyoming Local State Assistance Team says Chief Paul Murdoch died at home on Thursday after he had spent the day helping to remove ice ...
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Inmate dies at Valdosta State Prison
VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) - State and local authorities are investigating the death of a Valdosta State Prison inmate. The Georgia Department of Corrections says 41-year-old Thomas Willis was found unresponsive in his cell at 2:57 p.m. Thursday. Authorities tried to revive him before he was taken to the prison's medical ...
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One dead after Friday night shooting near Nellis, Desert Inn
One man is dead after a Friday night shooting on the east side of the valley.
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Police investigate Manhattan baby found dead in his crib
Cops are investigating the death of a toddler found lifeless in a crib in his Greenwich Village apartment Thursday morning.
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Man dies after he was run over in southeast Las Vegas store parking lot
The man may have been sleeping in the Smiths parking lot located at 4965 E. Sahara Ave., the Metropolitan Police Department said.
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Teen skier who died after Winter Park tree crash from Texas
WINTER PARK, Colo. (AP) - A 17-year-old girl who died after hitting a tree at a Colorado ski resort was from Texas. Alicyn (Al-is-son) Mitcham of Colmesneil (KOHL'-mis-neel) - a small city near the Louisiana border - crashed on a run called Forget-Me-Not in the Parsenn Bowl on Wednesday afternoon. ...
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44-year-old woman stabbed to death in River Grove
A woman was stabbed to death on Tuesday in west suburban River Grove. Marisal Hernandez, 44, was stabbed about 1:40 p.m. in the 8800 block of Wrightwood Avenue in River Grove, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. She was pronounced dead at 2:50 p.m. An autopsy Wednesday found she died of multiple sharp […]
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Man dies after heart attack, crash on South Side
A 55-year-old man died Thursday after a crash in the South Side Burnside neighborhood.
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Darien man died of cold-related causes on Christmas
A west suburban man who died of cold-related causes in Chicago on Christmas Day has been identified.
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Manteno woman dies 4 days after suburban crash
A Manteno woman died Sunday night, four days after she was injured in a crash in southwest suburban Frankfort.
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Death of 1-month-old girl in Brooklyn ruled a homicide
The June death of a 1-month-old Brooklyn girl has been ruled a homicide, officials said Wednesday.
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Police: Gunman dies after being shot at by Indiana officer
SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Police say a 64-year-old man has died after he fired shots from a revolver and an officer shot at him outside a home in central Indiana. State police say in a statement that the investigation into Tuesday night's death of Steven C. Oliger in Shelbyville is ...
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Gary police: Missing teen 'located safely'
A 15-year-old Gary girl who went missing Monday, prompting an Amber Alert from the Indiana State Police, has been "located safely" in Gary, authorities said at a Tuesday afternoon press conference. The girl, who is not being named because she is a juvenile, was found in Gary just before 2:30 p.m....
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County health officials investigate death of Santa Monica High student amid norovirus concerns
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health is investigating the death Saturday of an 18-year-old Santa Monica High School student. Kelly Cano, a senior, was a member of the school’s choir and swim team, according to a statement from the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District. She is...
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61-year-old man killed in fire at Lake in the Hills home
A man died died Sunday night in a fire at his home in Lake in the Hills.
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Man’s burning death inside car in Skokie ruled accidental
The death of a 50-year-old man found inside a burning car last fall in north suburban Skokie has been ruled accidental.
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Man dies after being shot in Columbia restaurant parking lot
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A man has died after he was shot in the parking lot of a Columbia restaurant. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said 28-year-old Wayne A. Bell of Columbia died at Palmetto Health Richland Hospital around 3:40 a.m. Sunday. Police said Bell was trying to break up ...
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Student found dead in Waynesburg University dorm room
Authorities are investigating the death of a Waynesburg University student and football player whose body was found in a dorm room Sunday.
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Elderly couple died of hypothermia in West Pullman home
An elderly couple found dead on Friday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South died of hypothermia, according to authorities.
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Worker's body found after being buried in trash at landfill
KERSEY, Pa. (AP) - The body of a missing Pennsylvania landfill worker who was buried when a mound of garbage and dirt slid down onto him has been found.
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Bellwood woman is Cook County’s 11th cold-related death
A Bellwood woman who died Thursday morning is Cook County’s 10th cold-related death of the season, according to the medical examiner's office.
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Coroner identifies Iowa man as victim in Adams County shooting
A 27-year-old Iowa man has been identified as the victim in an Adams County shooting early Monday.
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1 killed in Gary shooting
A person was shot dead early Friday in Gary, Indiana.
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Weld County jail inmate found unconscious in cell, pronounced dead at hospital
An inmate at the Weld County Jail who was found "unresponsive" in a cell was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
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Death of Avalon Park woman in November ruled homicide
The death of a 57-year-old woman in the South Side Avalon Park neighborhood nearly three months ago has been ruled a homicide.
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Tree trimmer killed while working on tree identified
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Officials have identified a tree trimmer who died after a limb snapped while he worked in a large tree in a Sacramento neighborhood. The Sacramento County Coroner's Office on Tuesday identified the tree trimmer as 39-year-old Heriberto Rangel-Montoya. The Sacramento Bee reports ( firefighters found Rangel-Montoya ...
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Man, woman shot on Southwest Side both died in homicide; woman is ID'd
A man and a woman found shot dead in a Brighton Park neighborhood home both died in homicides, the Cook County medical examiner's office determined following autopsies Tuesday. The woman was identified as Pricilla A. Gloria Reyes, 33, of the 2500 block of West 46th Street, the same block where...
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Body found in Lake in the Hills
A body was found Monday afternoon in northwest suburban Lake in the Hills.
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Woman found dead after getting arm stuck in clothing donation bin
A woman who was left dangling above the ground after her arm got trapped in a clothing drop-off box was found dead about six hours later.
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Clark County coroner IDs Montana man who died in Saturday crash
A motorcyclist who died after a Saturday crash has been identified as 47-year-old Scott Allen Foley of Helena, Montana.
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Woman dies after getting stuck in clothing drop box
56-year-old Judith Permar died from a combination of trauma injuries she sustained in the accident and hypothermia        
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Coroner identifies 33-year-old man fatally shot by Pueblo police
Pueblo authorities have identified the 33-year-old man shot and killed early Sunday by police.
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Shedd Aquarium's iconic lungfish 'Granddad' euthanized
Andrew V. PestanoFeb. 7 (UPI) -- Chicago's Shedd Aquarium announced that "Granddad" -- the Australian lungfish, or salamanderfish, first acquired 1933 -- is dead.
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