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Trial begins for man alleging Roundup weed killer caused his cancer

(BENICIA, Calif.) -- A California man is the first of hundreds of plaintiffs to see his day in court with Monsanto in a lawsuit alleging that its weed killing product Roundup gave him cancer.Jury selection began Monday in California Superior Court in DeWayne Johnson’s suit against the agrochemical giant. Johnson…... Read More

Gunshot victim covered with sheet starts breathing again

(CHICAGO) -- First responders had already draped a sheet over a 17-year-old who was shot in the head and left for dead.But after a few minutes went by, the unidentified teen restarted breathing.They quickly lifted the sheet and worked to revive him by performing chest compressions, police said. He was…... Read More

Pharmacy tech arrested for 2nd time in 3 weeks for allegedly stealing pills

(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- A pharmacy technician in Florida was arrested for the second time in three weeks for allegedly stealing bottles of prescription pills after store surveillance video appeared to show her stuffing bottles down her shirt, police said.The Volusia County Sheriff's Office said Katie Jean Williams, 28, of…... Read More

What we know about the immigrant children being detained separately from their parents

(BROWNSVILLE, Texas) -- The debate over separating immigrant children from their parents is raging at the southern border and across the country, as images from the centers housing the kids have shown them, in some cases, inside structures made of chain-link fencing.In other instances, buildings that used to house Walmart…... Read More

Wisconsin sisters arrested after stabbing each other, police say

(MADISON, Wis.) --Police arrested two sisters in Wisconsin on Sunday after they allegedly stabbed each other while fighting in front of five young children.Authorities arrived to their home in Madison, Wisconsin, about 80 miles west of Milwaukee, at around noon after one of the siblings called to report that she’d…... Read More

Record flooding in the Midwest as East Coast continues to heat up

(NEW YORK) -- A stationary front produced torrential rainfall in the Great Lakes and Midwest over the weekend with up to 7 inches of rain falling Sunday in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.Flood and flash flood watches continue from Wisconsin to Montana Monday with more rainfall to come.The heaviest rainfall over the…... Read More

Armed bystander shoots, kills suspected carjacker in Washington state

(TUMWATER, Wash.) -- A bystander in Washington fatally shot a carjacking suspect on Sunday after the carjacker allegedly shot a man who refused to give up control of his vehicle, according to police.Police said they received several calls on Sunday reporting a man who allegedly opened fire inside a Walmart…... Read More

Roller coaster passenger who survived 34-foot fall was 'praying it was over'

(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- Amanda Bostic remembers the harrowing moments when she was tossed more than 30 feet from a roller coaster that had just derailed."I remember falling through the air and I remember hitting the ground," she said during an exclusive interview with "Good Morning America."The 34-year-old mother of…... Read More

Train derailment causes explosion, prompts evacuations

(PRINCETON, Ind.) -- A freight train derailment in Indiana on Sunday caused a loud explosion and calls for mandatory evacuations in the area.The Gibson County Sheriff’s Office and emergency service personnel issued a mandatory resident evacuation within a one mile radius in Princeton, Indiana, on Sunday evening following the train…... Read More

Doctor suspended for berating basketball player suffering from anxiety attack

(LOS GATOS, Calif.) -- A Northern California emergency room doctor was suspended for her alleged gruff bedside manner after she was caught on a viral cell phone video allegedly mocking, ridiculing and cursing a patient rushed to her Silicon Valley hospital suffering from an apparent severe anxiety attack.Samuel Bardwell, 20,…... Read More

Five undocumented immigrants killed in Texas car crash while being chased by border patrol agents: Officials

(BIG WELLS, Texas) -- Five undocumented immigrants in a speeding sport utility vehicle were killed Sunday when it crashed while being chased by border patrol agents and a sheriff's deputy in a Texas town about 50 miles from the border with Mexico, officials said.The fatal crash occurred around noon local…... Read More

At least one dead, 22 injured in shooting at all-night Trenton art show

(TRENTON, N.J.) -- One man was killed and 22 people were injured when gunfire erupted early Sunday between rival neighborhood gangs at what was supposed to be a family-oriented all-night art festival in New Jersey that was created in part to stop violence in the city, officials said.Police responding to…... Read More

Three inmates, including alleged murderer, escape jail in Illinois

(CARMI, Ill.) -- Three inmates, including one charged with murder, busted through the wall of an Illinois jail on Saturday morning and led authorities on a manhunt.Justin Bray, Zachery Shock and Johnny Tipton allegedly used a pipe to break a hole in the concrete wall of White County Jail in…... Read More

Hot weather in store for eastern half of country on Father's Day

(NEW YORK) -- Much of the central U.S. will be dealing with widespread heat on Sunday as heat index values are close to or exceeding 100 degrees in parts of the Midwest, including Chicago.Heat index values close to, or in excess of, 100 degrees are possible from Texas to Michigan,…... Read More