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Two brothers who have been on life support since last Wednesday after an incident at an Irving, Texas, pool have died.
Police confirmed that Anthony Smith, 11, and his brother, Treshawn, 9, died Sunday night.
The boys, along with their 10-year-old sister, August, were found unconscious in the water of a swimming pool at the MacArthur Place at 183 apartment complex last week.
For high school sweethearts Ralph and LaVerne Wozniak, going to prom had been something they've always wanted to do. Over 70 years after they left high school, they got the chance. The couple attended the Hillsborough County Aging Services senior prom after missing their own in 1944, "Today" reported. Ralph, then 17-years-old, dropped out of school to serve in the Korean and later World War II, making him unable to attend the dance. When the couple heard of the senior citizens prom, they jumped at the chance. Donning corsages and their prom-perfect outfits, the couple topped the night with Ralph winning prom king. "I was shocked, I said 'Oh my god, I'm just glad to be at the prom, and now I made king," he said. "It was the best achievement that could have happened for my wife and I. It was timed just beautifully."
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The FBI arrested a U.S. citizen in New Jersey early Monday on terror-related charges, NBC 4 New York first reported.
In your quest to find a date, a spouse or a hook-up, you might discover something else when using dating apps: new music.
From Madonna to Mariah Carey, an increasing number of acts are looking to platforms like Tinder and Match to promote their music and reach their fans on-the-go. Madonna's latest album was advertised on Grindr, an app for gay men, while Jason Derulo looked to Tinder to debut a music video.
The pilot of a small plane that plunged into a Massachusetts home Sunday, reported engine problems before the fatal crash, newly released audio communications show. "We got real bad vibrations. We are losing engines," the pilot said to an air traffic control tower before requesting to make an emergency landing at the nearest airport. The audio transmission released Monday details the final moments before the Beechcraft BE36, headed to Norwood Memorial Airport from Lancaster Airport in Pennsylvania, went down around 5:45 p.m., killing three people on board.
Stocks are closing with their biggest losses of the year as investors worry about fallout from Greece's worsening debt crisis.
Greece is moving closer to defaulting on its debt and could be forced to abandon the euro currency.
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 350 points, or 2 percent, to 17,596 Monday.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index sank 43 points, or 2.1 percent, to 2,057.
California lawmakers have passed a contentious bill that would impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country after a series of emotionally charged debates. The Senate on Monday reaffirmed the bill striking California's personal belief exemption for immunizations on a 24-14 vote. Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown has not said if he would sign it. California's proposal is intended to boost vaccination rates after a measles outbreak at Disneyland last year.
The Supreme Court upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal injection executions Monday, as two dissenting justices said for the first time that they think it's "highly likely" that the death penalty itself is unconstitutional.
The justices voted 5-4 in a case from Oklahoma that the sedative midazolam can be used in executions without violating the Eighth Amendment prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment.
The drug was used in executions in Arizona, Ohio and Oklahoma in 2014 that took longer than usual and raised concerns that it did not perform its intended task of putting inmates into a coma-like sleep.
An Oroville, California, woman who gave birth while stranded in a forest, survived on apples and water for three days before being rescued.
When Amber Pangborn, 35, began having contractions while driving in South Oroville, she decided to take the back roads to her parents' home for help. But as the traveled down French Creek Road in the Plumes National Forest, her car ran out of gas and she lost cell phone service, NBC affiliate KCRA reported. Then, she gave birth.
For the next three days, Pangborn survived off of just four apples and some water as she tried to seek help while protecting her daughter, Marissa.
New York City officials will pay $1.25 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the family of a Rikers Island inmate who was allegedly fatally beaten by jail guards in an area without surveillance cameras four years ago after a confrontation with a guard, an attorney said Monday. But family attorney Scott Rynecki said authorities still should pursue criminal charges in the 2011 death of Angel Ramriez, who was agitated and going through alcohol and heroin withdrawal when he took a swing at a guard, missed and was punched once in the chest before being dragged by a team of guards into a stairwell.
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A doctor, his wife and their daughter were killed when a plane crashed into the roof of a Plainville, Massachusetts, home and burst into flames Sunday, hospital officials confirm.
Dr. Joseph Kalister, the plane's pilot, his wife Betty and their daughter died in the crash, according to Starr Regional Hospital. All four people inside the home escaped without injury.
Detroit mother Mitchelle Blair, 36, pleaded guilty Monday to killing her 13-year-old daughter and 9-year-old son and placing their bodies in a deep freezer in her home. Blair openly admitted to beating the children before murdering them. "I don't regret none of this," Blair, who was arrested in March, told the judge Monday, according to The Associated Press. "I don't feel no remorse for the death of those demons." The kids were sexually assaulting her 8-year-old son, she added. Blair has said that if Michigan had the death penalty she would take it. Mental health experts found her competent to stand trial.
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A Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department deputy saved an inmate's life after he attempted to commit suicide at an LA jail last week by jumping off a flight of stairs. Deputy Clarissa Torres was a hailed a hero after stopping an inmate from jumping off the upper tier of a flight of stairs and pulling him to safety on June 22 at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility. The inmate asked to attend a group therapy session and on his way there, deputies said he climbed head-first over the railing of the stairs and lunged forward in an attempt to jump off the upper tier.
The Supreme Court has ruled against federal regulators' attempt to limit power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants.
The rules began to take effect in April, but the court said by a 5-4 vote Monday that the Environmental Protection Agency failed to take their cost into account when the agency first decided to regulate the toxic emissions from coal- and oil-fired plants.
A New York City teenager is being credited with using Facebook to track down the owner of a wallet she found on a city bus. Eighteen-year-old Michael Sally was on his way to Xaverian High School in Brooklyn June 4 when his wallet apparently fell out of his pocket. Not long after he realized it was missing, he received a Facebook message from a girl named Stephanie Cheung. The 18-year-old Cheung wrote that she found his wallet wedged into a side seat. She opened it to check for identification.