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  • Avengers help unveil $5M donation for seriously ill children

    Some of Marvel’s top Avengers have assembled to support a $5 million donation to benefit seriously ill children in hospitals around the globe. Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Paul Rudd and Brie Larson helped unveil the donation of money and toys to benefit charities and...
  • 5 children among 7 dead in Florida highway crash!

    This image taken from a Florida 511 traffic camera and provided by the Alachua County Fire Rescue, shows a fiery crash along Interstate 75, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, about a mile south of Alachua, near Gainesville, Fla. Highway officials say six people have died after a crash and diesel...
  • Police is still investigating candy given with needles inside!

    Police in the Massachusetts town of Marshfield are advising local residents to throw Twizzlers away after two packages were found to contain sewing needles, CBS Boston reports. The Marshfield Police Department posted an “important warning” on its social media accounts Thursday about two packages of Twizzlers Twists, saying the candy was...
  • Three children of the same family struck and killed in bus crash!

    Three children were struck and killed at a school bus stop in Indiana this morning, state police said. The accident occurred at around 7:30 a.m. in Fulton County. Officials said they believed that the children were from the same family. Sgt. Tony Slocum, Indiana State Police public information officer, told reporters...
  • Mother of 2 Killed in Encino Hit-and-Run, Police searching for suspect!

    A Woodland Hills mom was enjoying a girls’ night out with friends over the weekend when police say she was fatally struck by a driver who fled the scene, and her loved ones on Tuesday issued a public plea for information in the case. Yana Lavrenteva and her group...
  • The Latest: Police: Children said they had punctures, burns

    FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a couple arrested on suspicion of torturing their 10 children (all times local): 3:55 p.m. A California police lieutenant says children taken from a home said they had puncture wounds, burns, bruises and injuries consistent with being shot with a pellet gun....
  • Autism rates continue to climb, and experts don’t exactly know why

    Autism rates in schoolchildren jumped 15% between 2012 and 2014, continuing a two-decade rise, according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which does not detail the reasons for the increase. In a count of 11 communities across the United States, about one in...
  • Officials believe 6 kids were in SUV that plunged off cliff

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Searchers in boats and aircraft scoured the Northern California coast Wednesday for three missing children whose parents and three siblings died when their SUV plunged off a scenic highway onto rocks in the ocean below. “We have every indication to believe that all six children...
  • A study found a link between genetics and divorce. Should we believe it?

    Sometimes science produces findings that I really, really hate. That’s the case with a recent study published in the journal Psychological Science in January 2018, which suggests that a proclivity for divorce runs in our genes. The study, conducted by researchers from Virginia Commonwealth University and Lund University, comes...