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    Man stabs wife to death in front of daughter, police say

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Goodyear police said a 37-year-old man is suspected of stabbing his wife to death Thursday evening in front of at least one of their seven children. John Davis, 37, called 911 regarding a family fight, and police later found 35-year-old Michelle Davis stabbed to death at the family home in the area of 167th Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road about 6:15 p.m., Lisa Kutis of the Goodyear Police Department said Friday morning. Police said the daughter called 911 […]

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    Lawmaker calls death of fetus cut from pregnant woman with NC ties an ‘act of God’

    DENVER, Colo. — A former nurse’s aide will not face murder charges for allegedly cutting and removing an unborn baby from the mother’s womb, Boulder County, Colorado, prosecutor Stanley Garnett said Thursday. The mother, Michelle Wilkins, answered a Craigslist ad for baby clothes on March 18. When she arrived at the purported seller’s home in Longmont, she was attacked, beaten, cut open and her fetus was removed. The baby did not survive. Wilkins was treated at a hospital and later […]

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    Woman charged with attempted murder after allegedly cutting fetus from pregnant woman’s womb

    BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. — Dynel Lane, a former nurse’s aide accused of stabbing a pregnant Colorado woman, was charged Friday with criminal attempt to commit first-degree murder, unlawful termination of pregnancy, and other crimes for allegedly cutting a fetus from the womb. Boulder County District Attorney Stanley L. Garnett was unable to file a murder charge under state law, and he highlighted how the coroner found that the fetus didn’t show any signs of life outside the womb, Garnett said. […]

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    Italian High Court overturns Amanda Knox murder conviction

    ROME — An eight-year legal drama that gripped the United States, Britain and Italy has ended. Late Friday night, Amanda Knox of Seattle learned Italy’s Supreme Court had overturned her murder conviction. She was prosecuted after the semi-naked body of 21-year-old British student Meredith Kercher, her throat slashed, was found in November 2007 in the apartment the two women shared. Raffaele Sollecito, Knox’s Italian boyfriend, was convicted as well. He was cleared along with Knox on Friday night. Knox had […]

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    19 stocks to buy now

    NEW YORK — Wall Street may be stressing out, but that can create a window of opportunity for investors. The stock market often takes a breather in the weeks leading up to earnings season, which kicks off April 8 with Alcoa. Investors have anxieties until they start seeing the actual numbers. Nervousness has mounted this week as investors brace for what could be the first year-over-year decline in profits since 2012 and worry about how expensive stocks have gotten. But […]

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    KISS’ Gene Simmons, WWE team up to make horror movies

    With his KISS makeup on, frontman Gene Simmons always looked a little scary. So maybe this new venture makes sense. The rocker and reality-show star is teaming with WWE Studios to launch Erebus Pictures, a label that will finance and produce horror movies. The joint venture kicks off with a three-picture deal starting with “Temple,” expected to begin shooting this summer. “The horror genre continues to fascinate me as it proves to be endlessly thrilling and engaging for audiences,” said […]

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    Parents accused of locking teenage daughter in basement, forcing her to wear diaper

    WAUKESHA COUNTY, Wis. — FOX6 News is learning more about a Brookfield couple accused of locking their teenage daughter in the basement — forcing her to wear a diaper. The couple is now facing child neglect charges. Records show the girl came to school covered in feces, and prosecutors say her mother and stepfather are to blame. It was an anonymous call to Brookfield police that finally got the attention of officials in Waukesha County. The caller told police a teenage […]

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    Search is on for owner of pink chickens

    TROUTDALE, Ore. — People have spotted some interesting looking chickens along the Portland waterfront lately. Someone reported seeing pink chickens to animal services. “They’re doing great. They seem active, alert [and] healthy,” Mary Kate Watson, from Mult County Animal Services, said. Animal services decided the pink chickens would be safer in a coop so they were relocated. However, no one is quite sure who dyed them pink. “We’ve seen a trend in the past with people injecting dye into fertilized eggs to produce a pastel colored chick,” Watson […]

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    Police solve abandoned casket mystery

    WICHITA, Kan. — For the past week, a casket has been the talk of the town in Wichita, Kan. No one knew where it came from,  if it was used or who it belonged to. Lt. James Espinoza said in late February a family exhumed a loved one who died in the early 90s so that person could be cremated. The cemetery the family worked with told them they had to hire a hauling company to throw out the casket. […]

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    Germanwings co-pilot hid an illness, had medical leave note for day of crash, officials say

    DIGNE, France — The Germanwings co-pilot accused of intentionally setting a plane on a fatal descent in the French Alps had an illness that he kept secret from his employer, the Dusseldorf public prosecutor’s office said Friday. The statement did not say what the illness was, nor whether it was a physical or mental health issue. But documents found in a search of Andreas Lubitz’s home “indicate an existing illness as well as adequate medical treatment thereof,” the statement said. […]

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    ‘Family Matters’ Darius McCrary busted for failure to pay child support

    OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. — On “Family Matters” we knew him as Eddie Winslow. This week, as inmate 402282. Actor Darius McCrary was jailed on Wednesday for failure to pay child support. He wasn’t behind bars long, McCrary was released before the day was over, according to Carrie Rudzki with the jail in Oakland County, Michigan. McCrary, 38, took to Twitter as news of his arrest spread. “All I’m trying to do is raise my son,” he tweeted. “#BeingDadIsNotAnOption” All I'm […]

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    At least 1 dead, 3 injured in Texas bridge collapse

    SALADO, Texas — Emergency crews are on the scene of a major bridge collapse on I-35 near Salado. According to TxDOT, I-35 is closed in both directions north of Salado until further notice. Engineers are on the scene providing preliminary reports. They believe an oversize truck hit a bridge under construction at FM 2484 and I-35. The impact caused several beams to fall on several vehicles. Temple Fire Marshall J. Christian say at 11:17 a.m., Salado VFD responded to a bridge […]

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