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    Suge Knight Involved in Fatal Hit-and-Run

    COMPTON (CNN)- Former rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight was involved in a fatal hit-and-run in Compton, California, on Thursday, according to his lawyer’s office. The office of Los Angeles-based attorney James E. Blatt declined to say whether Knight was driving. It wasn’t immediately clear who else was involved in the incident. There were two victims, said Sgt. Ryan Rouzan, with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. One was pronounced dead at an area hospital. The other’s condition was not known. […]

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    Comcast Calls Customer Vulgar Name on Bill

    NEW YORK (CNN)- Comcast is notorious for poor customer service, but this latest blunder might be a new low. The company actually changed a customer’s name to A**hole Brown, from Ricardo Brown, on a bill after he canceled the cable service. The story was first reported on a consumer advocate blog by Christopher Elliott. The customer’s wife, Lisa Brown, told Elliott that she was “never rude” to the Comcast reps she spoke to over the phone. She wanted to cancel […]

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    Body Parts Found in Suitcase Left on San Francisco Sidewalk

    SAN FRANCISCO (CNN)- Police answering a suspicious package call in San Francisco made a most unpleasant discovery when they opened a suitcase and found it contained human body parts. The San Francisco medical examiner’s office determined the parts were human remains and the body had been dismembered, Officer Grace Gatpandan said. “We do have people of interest that homicide investigators are speaking to,” she said. Detectives are also reviewing surveillance camera footage and officers are looking for a suspect. She […]

  • Police say Christina Booth, 29, early Sunday morning slashed her 2-year-old daughter’s throat, then did the same to her 6-month-old twins.
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    Police: Mom Slashes Children’s Throats to Keep them Quiet

    (CNN) — A young mother in Washington state has been charged with attempted murder after authorities say she cut her children’s throats in an attempt to keep them quiet. Over the weekend, Christina Booth called 911 to report that her three children were crying nonstop and “needed medical attention,” according to a recent probable cause filing. The 28-year-old and her husband, Thomas Booth, have three children, a 2-year-old and 6-month-old twins. When officers arrived at the Olympia, Washington, home Saturday […]

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    California Measles Outbreak Grows to 73 Cases

    LOS ANGELES (CNN)- California has reported more measles cases. The number of cases has increased to 73, with 50 of those cases linked to an outbreak at Disneyland, the California Department of Public Health reported Monday. Last week, public health officials reported 59 cases since December; 42 with a Disney connection. In addition, 13 cases linked to the outbreak have been reported in six other U.S. states: five in Arizona, three in Utah, two in Washington, and one each in […]

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    Georgia Man Charged with Murder in Death of Couple Seeking Car on Craigslist

    TELFAIR COUNTY, Georgia (CNN)- A south Georgia man was charged Tuesday with murder in the death of a couple who went missing last week after contacting a car seller on Craigslist, police said. Ronnie “Jay” Adrian Towns, 28, also was charged with armed robbery, the Telfair County Sheriff’s Office said on its website. A judge denied bail for Towns, who also waived his right to a preliminary hearing. After Towns’ initial appearance, reporters shouted questions as he was led from […]

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    New Yorkers Seeking ‘Blizzard Buddies’ on Craigslist

    NEW YORK CITY (CNN)- Forget the bread and milk. Some snowbound New Yorkers are seeking a more, er, intimate kind of nourishment. With the Northeast U.S. bracing for a massive storm that’s expected to drop up to 3 feet of snow before it ends Tuesday, a flurry of New Yorkers are placing online ads seeking “blizzard buddies” for companionship, snuggling and, in so many words, sex. A search of Craiglist’s recent personal ads for “snow” or “blizzard” turns up scores […]

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    Rattlesnake Comes out of Hibernation, Bites San Diego Teen

    San Diego, CA (KSWB) — A 14-year-old boy was airlifted out of Mission Trails Regional Park Sunday after a rattlesnake bit his leg, fire officials said. The boy was hiking with a group of adults and kids at 3:50 p.m. near Clairemont Mesa Boulevand and Rueda Drive when the rattlesnake attacked, according to Joe Amador of San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. Emergency crews airlifted the teen to Rady Children’s Hospital where he was treated for a bit to his swollen right […]

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    Vehicle, Bodies Recovered in Craigslist Disappearance

    ATLANTA (CNN)- Two bodies, one male and one female, were recovered Monday in the case of a Marietta, Georgia, couple, who went missing after contacting a car seller on Craigslist. The bodies have not yet been identified, said Telfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson. He said the couple’s car was also found submerged in a nearby lake. “It’s not the outcome we had hoped for but, obviously, it’s the one we have to deal with,” Steverson said. “We’ll analyze the vehicle, […]