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  • Human remains found at Joshua Tree National Park identified as missing Canadian man

    (CNN) — Skeletal remains that were found in Joshua Tree National Park last month have been identified as 51-year-old Paul Miller, a Canadian man who went missing in 2018, according to officials. The remains, along with personal items belonging to Miller, were found on December 20 in a remote part of the Fortynine Palms Canyon area, the National Park Service (NPS) said in a press release. The San Bernardino County coroner confirmed this week that the remains belonged to Miller using dental […]

  • Report: At least two Honolulu police officers killed in shooting

    (CNN) — At least two Honolulu police officers were killed in a shooting Sunday morning in the Diamond Head area, according to CNN affiliate Hawaii News Now. The station reported the suspect in the shooting apparently set a home on fire on Hibiscus Drive. Honolulu Police said the area of Hibiscus Drive was closed because of a police investigation. Video from Hawaii News Now showed several homes on that street engulfed in flames. CNN has not yet independently confirmed the details […]

  • Body of a woman missing for 6 years found in New Jersey river

      (CNN) — The body of a woman who had been missing for six years has been found in a New Jersey river, according to State Police Trooper Charles Marchan. The body was recovered from a submerged car in the Salem River on Thursday, Marchan said, and later identified as that of 52-year-old Vanessa Smallwood, who was last seen on January 27, 2014. Divers from the Walker Diving Underwater Construction Company were removing debris from the river when they saw […]

  • University of Arkansas track star inspires thousands with social media videos

    AYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KFSM ) — The loss of both legs during childhood hasn’t slowed down track athlete Hunter Woodhall. Woodhall runs track at the University of Arkansas, an accomplishment that seemed unlikely when he was born. “Initially, the doctor said that I would never be able to walk. I’d probably be in a wheelchair,” Woodhall said. Woodhall was born with a congenital bone deficiency. At eleven months, he had his legs amputated and received prosthetics soon after. By seventh grade, he […]

  • SpaceX’s Crew Dragon completes fiery emergency escape test ahead of first astronaut mission

    (CNN) — After months of anticipation, SpaceX’s new crew-worthy spacecraft, Crew Dragon, reached its last major milestone in a years-long testing program. The success paves the way for astronauts to begin using the spacecraft for rides to the International Space Station this year. The capsule was launched — without people on board — atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 10:30 am ET on Sunday. About 84 seconds after liftoff, Crew Dragon intentionally ejected itself […]

  • Former Florida Mayor sentenced to 51 months after defrauding charity

    CNN) — A former Florida mayor was sentenced to 51 months in prison Friday after defrauding the charity United Way of more than half a million dollars. Guy Thompson, a former mayor of Milton, a city northeast of Pensacola, last year pleaded guilty to 20 counts of wire fraud and three counts of tax evasion in the case, according to court documents. Between 2011 and 2018, Thompson was able to embezzle a total of $652,000.61 from United Way of Santa […]

  • Fascinating life of Puerto Rican astrologer Walter Mercado is coming to Netflix with ‘Mucho Mucho Amor’

    (CNN) — Walter Mercado‘s horoscopes brought “mucho, mucho amor” to households across Latin America and the US for decades. The beloved Puerto Rican astrologer passed away in November but “Mucho Mucho Amor,” a documentary centered on his life is coming to Netflix soon, the company announced Friday. Mercado appeared in TV shows and radio segments for over 30 years, defying traditional gender roles while delivering his readings with dramatic flair, dressed in heavily decorated robes or capes. About 120 million people watched him every […]

  • Puerto Rico emergency director fired after residents discover warehouse full of Hurricane Maria supplies

    (CNN) — Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vázquez Garced fired the island’s emergency manager, hours after a warehouse filled with supplies was discovered. The emergency aid is believed to be from when Hurricane Maria hit the island two years ago, the governor said. Carlos Acevedo, director of Puerto Rico’s Office of Emergency Management, was dismissed Saturday. The governor appointed Maj. Gen. José J. Reyes, the adjutant general of the Puerto Rico National Guard, to replace him. Earlier on Saturday, numerous pallets of water and other […]

  • 3rd horse dies at Santa Anita Park since beginning of 2020

    (CNN) — A 5-year-old horse was euthanized Saturday at Santa Anita Park, bringing to three the number of horses to die this year at the California racetrack. The horse Uncontainable fractured its right front ankle on the turf course, Santa Anita Park officials posted on the track’s website. The horse was euthanized “per recommendation” of a veterinarian. On Friday, a 6-year-old horse named Harliss was euthanized for the same reason. “Santa Anita remains committed to transparency,” Santa Anita Park told CNN […]

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