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(CNN)Manuel Gámez clutches the hand of his only child, her dark eyes partly open and her motionless body blanketed by intravenous lines and a breathing tube.His 13-year-old daughter, Heydi Gámez García, lies in a raised bed in a Queens, New York,...

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Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A sheriff's deputy was killed Thursday while responding to a domestic welfare call, Arkansas State Police said. Stone County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Mike Stephen, 56, responded to the call in Leslie, north of Little Rock, just after 8:30 a.m. local...

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(CNN)A federal jury has sentenced Brendt Christensen to life in prison for the kidnapping and death of a Chinese student from the University of Illinois two years ago, a prosecutor said Thursday.Christensen, 30, had been convicted last month of...

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(CNN)A man was arrested in Florida after sheriff's deputies say he tried to steal a car from an elderly man in Orlando. The reason he was unsuccessful? He didn't appear to know how to drive a stick shift, according to the Orange County...

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New York (CNN Business)Microsoft beat analysts' revenue projections by nearly $1 billion when it announced earnings for the fourth quarter of its 2019 fiscal year, as its cloud division Azure continues its path of strong expansion. Revenue for the...

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(CNN)The man House Republicans picked to lead them back to the majority made clear Thursday that the party wants to make the 2020 elections a "choice between socialism and freedom." GOP Rep. Tom Emmer of Minnesota urged reporters at a breakfast...

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(CNN)Doctors have long known about a link between diabetes and an increased risk of heart failure, but a new paper suggests the link is significantly stronger in women than in men.Type 1 diabetes was associated with a 47% increased risk of heart failure...

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(CNN)People who forget to look at the bottom number in a blood pressure reading may want to check again. When uncontrolled, both measures of blood pressure can increase the risk of heart attack and stroke, according to a study published Wednesday in the...

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Washington (CNN)The Environmental Protection Agency has decided against a ban of the widely-used pesticide chlorpyrifos, which critics say is associated with neurological problems in children. The agency concluded there is not sufficient evidence of the...

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(CNN)Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies are searching the Hollywood Hills home of rapper YG in connection with a deputy-involved shooting that caused a bystander's death, authorities said Thursday. YG, whose name is Keenon Jackson, was not at the home ...

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New York (CNN Business)Boeing will take a roughly $5 billion hit this quarter because of the 737 Max crisis.The company said Thursday that it will record a $4.9 billion after-tax charge in the second quarter "in connection with an estimate of potential...

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(CNN)New York City officials says that 200 firefighters have now lost their lives from illnesses stemming from their time working at the World Trade Center after the terror attacks on September 11, 2001.Richard Driscoll, who was the 200th firefighter to...

Posted Thursday, 18 July 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The trailer for "Top Gun: Maverick," the long-awaited sequel to the 1986 hit movie that helped solidify star Tom Cruise's heartthrob appeal, is ready to fly. Judging by the trailer, Cruise's danger-seeking naval aviator has been busy since audiences ...

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(CNN)Archaeologists digging at a site where the 1815 Battle of Waterloo was fought have turned up human remains and musket balls, they say, which may help paint a clearer picture of what went down in what was to be the French military leader's final...

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Washington (CNN)At 8 p.m. ET tonight, the draw begins!What draw, you ask? The one that determines what night each of the 20 candidates who have qualified for CNN's debates later this month will appear and with whom they will share the stage, of course!...

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Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney is vice chair of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee. The opinions expressed in this commentary are her own.Every year, the public gets a window into the White House's views of the economy when the administration...

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(CNN)While President Trump's supporters were chanting "send her back!" during his rally in North Carolina Wednesday night, others were running to their dictionaries to try to get a handle on what they were witnessing.Merriam-Webster tweeted out its top...

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Alexandria, Virginia (CNN)Federal Judge Anthony Trenga is considering throwing out the conspiracy and foreign lobbying charge that Michael Flynn's ex-lobbying partner faces because the evidence prosecutors have presented at trial this week has been...

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Washington (CNN)The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee is dialing back his threat to block Treasury Department nominees, saying he will allow hearings on three nominees to proceed. In a statement, Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden said Thursday the...

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(CNN)Big Bird and a big name in acting will be among those on hand when the Kennedy Center celebrates this year's honorees.R&B group Earth, Wind & Fire, actress Sally Field, singer Linda Ronstadt, "Sesame Street" and conductor and musical...

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Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)The US government is honoring an 83-year-old Muslim cleric who hid 262 Christians in his home and mosque during an attack in central Nigeria.Imam Abubakar Abdullahi, along with four religious leaders from Sudan, Iraq, Brazil and...