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Italian actor Raphael Schumacher has been declared clinically dead after he was strangled in a stage hanging scene that went wrong.
Take a deep breath. The Zika virus -- spreading throughout the Americas and described by the World Health Organization as a "public health emergency of international concern" -- is already here in the United States, brought by travelers from abroad. And according to the Centers for Disease Control, it is possible that there will be limited Zika outbreaks in the United States with a risk for local transmission.
A Tennessee dog owner had to have her Maltese's ears amputated after bows put on by the groomer cut off circulation. CNN affiliate WATE reports.
One half of the Missouri couple police say is responsible for a multistate crime spree is dead, and the other is in custody after an overnight standoff with Florida law enforcement officers.
Home alone when a fire broke out in her condo complex, the little girl was standing on the temporary safety of her third-floor balcony, listening to the officers below yelling at her to jump.
It was four days before Christmas, and Sgt. Joseph Lemm's family awaited his call from Afghanistan, which would certainly brighten the holidays for his wife and two children. But the call never came.
The mosquito was never going to win any popularity contests, but as the "deadliest animal in the world" spreads the Zika virus, it's become the target of tough talk and powerful pesticides.
A Southern California doctor convicted of murder in connection with the overdose deaths of three of her patients was sentenced to 30 years to life in prison Friday by a judge in Los Angeles.
An employee at a Utah grocery store died after she was pulled into a large bread mixer in the store's bakery. CNN affiliate KUTV reports.
Satellite images released by NASA show the extent of smoke plume from a huge blaze inside one of India's largest garbage dumps.
Teenager Ethan Couch, convicted in a 2013 fatal drunken-driving crash, has been transferred from a juvenile to an adult jail, Tarrant County, Texas, Sheriff Dee Anderson said Friday.
Super Bowl 50 and the hoopla surrounding it is upon us. Yes, many will look forward to the commercials, the halftime show and the watch parties. But there's a big thing that Super Bowl 50 viewers shouldn't overlook: THE GAME!
On any regular morning in the bustling port city of Mumbai in western India, a thick, yellow-gray pall hangs over the city. Driving on one of the metropolis' highways, buildings just dozens of meters away are hard to make out through the early morning smog.
A man who claims he bought a $63 million winning ticket in the California lottery is suing, saying he was told the ticket was "too damaged" and disallowed for the jackpot.
Graduate transfers Damion Lee and Trey Lewis headed to Louisville in hopes of getting to take part in March Madness for the first time.
Ever since Dario was a child, he wanted to be a performer. He took part in competitions, appeared on television shows in Italy and later won a scholarship to the Roma Rock School.