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  • One critical, several injured after report of incident on ride at Ohio State Fair

    One critical, several injured after report of incident on ride at Ohio State Fair

    (COLUMBUS, Ohio) — One person is in critical condition after a report of an incident on a ride at the Ohio State Fair in Columbus, a spokesperson for the Ohio Highway Patrol told ABC News. Several more people were injured in the reported incident, the spokesperson added. The Grant Medical Center in Columbus has admitted three patients, with possibly a fourth on the way, hospital spokesperson Mark Hopkins told ABC News. At least three more patients were transported to the Ohio State University Wexler Medical Center. The official Twitter account for the Ohio State Fair confirmed the report and said […]

  • Widow of slain NYPD officer gives birth to their daughter more than two years after his death

    Widow of slain NYPD officer gives birth to their daughter more than two years after his death

    (NEW YORK) — The widow of a New York City police officer who was shot and killed on duty three years ago gave birth to the couple’s daughter Tuesday. Sanny Liu used in-vitro fertilization with sperm preserved after the death of her husband, NYPD Detective WenJian Liu, to conceive their daughter, Angelina, the NYPD announced. WenJian Liu and his partner, Detective Rafael Ramos, were both gunned down in a December 2014 shooting. The shooter later killed himself on a subway platform. Sanny Liu, who could not be reached by ABC News, told NYPD officials she asked that her late husband’s […]

  • Three-year-old twins drown in backyard pool on Long Island

    Three-year-old twins drown in backyard pool on Long Island

    (MELVILLE, N.Y.) — Three-year-old twin boys died after drowning in their backyard pool on Long Island Wednesday morning, police said. Suffolk County Police said officers responded to the tragic incident in Melville, New York, at about 8:40 a.m. ET after a woman called 911 reporting that she pulled her three-year-old son from her home’s pool and that he was not breathing. The mother began to perform CPR on him, police said, and she reported his twin brother was missing. Responding police and rescue personnel found the second 3-year-old in the pool, police said. Both boys were taken to a hospital, […]

  • Bodycam video shows Florida officer wrestling alligator on front porch

    Bodycam video shows Florida officer wrestling alligator on front porch

    (HOLLYWOOD, Fla.) — Bodycam footage shows the moment a police officer took matters into his own hands to deal with an alligator trespassing on the front porch of a home in Hollywood, Florida. The Boynton Beach Police Department posted the video to Facebook Wednesday, which shows officer Alfredo Vargas wrestling the alligator after he found it lying near the front door of the residence. In the video, Vargas first approaches the alligator with a pole about 5 feet long with what appears to be a noose at the end of it. Once the alligator’s head is lassoed, the officer tapes […]

  • FBI investigating death of woman aboard Princess Cruise ship in Alaska

    FBI investigating death of woman aboard Princess Cruise ship in Alaska

    (JUNEAU, Alaska) — The FBI is investigating the death of a 39-year-old Utah woman aboard a Princess Cruises ship in Alaska, it announced Wednesday. The woman died aboard the Emerald Princess ship after a domestic dispute, the FBI confirmed to ABC News. The agency is investigating the “suspicious” death. Princess Cruises confirmed that the domestic dispute occurred at about 9 p.m. Tuesday and resulted in the woman’s death. The Emerald Princess was on a seven-day round trip cruise that departed Seattle on Sunday, according to the cruise line. The ship was scheduled to take a scenic tour around the Tracy […]

  • California inmates' daring jail escape captured on newly released video

    California inmates' daring jail escape captured on newly released video

    (LOS ANGELES) — Newly released video shows how three inmates broke out of a Southern California jail last year — from the point of view of the inmates themselves. Using a contraband cellphone, the three men, Hoseein Nayer, Jonathan Tieu and Tien Duong, documented their escape from a maximum security wing of the Orange County Jail in January 2016. Duong turned himself into authorities a week after the escape, and Tieu and Nayeri were caught in San Francisco, 400 miles away from the jail, eight days after the escape. The video, provided by an attorney connected to the case, shows […]

  • Coming soon: Shania Twain's first music video in five years

    Coming soon: Shania Twain's first music video in five years

    Shania Twain’s first music video in more than five years is coming on Thursday. On Wednesday, the country/pop superstar shared a short, music-less clip of her walking along the beach in a brightly-colored dress, adding simply “Tomorrow #LifesAboutToGetGood,” along with a camera emoji. Shania’s most recent music video came early in 2012, when she re-recorded “Endless Love” with Lionel Richie for his Tuskegee album. “Life’s About to Get Good” is the lead single from Shania’s NOW album, which comes out September 29. Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved. 🎥 Tomorrow#LifesAboutToGetGood pic.twitter.com/Kjo7FaJqyM — Shania Twain (@ShaniaTwain) July 26, 2017