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5 questions about mother in toddler's hot-car death

Much of the focus in Cooper Mills Harris' death has been on Justin Ross Harris, the father who failed to drop the toddler off at day care.

Reports: Dozens shot in Chicago over holiday weekend

Dozens of people were shot across Chicago over the Fourth of July holiday weekend -- some by police officers -- CNN affiliates WGN, WLS and WBBM reported.

Hollywood skin guru in court in twisted case of betrayal, alleged plot to kill

Dawn DaLuise's list of celebrity clients featured the Who's Who of the entertainment industry, including Jennifer Aniston and Nicki Minaj.

At least 1 killed as strong quake shakes Mexico, Guatemala

At least one person was killed as a 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck Monday morning in southern Mexico's Chiapas state near the border with Guatemala, authorities in Chiapas said.

63 abducted women, girls escape from Boko Haram

Sixty-three women and girls kidnapped by Boko Haram last month in Nigeria escaped from their captors and have returned to their burnt village, a security source and a local vigilante fighting the militant group said.

Shark attack victim: 'I could feel the vibration of this entire shark gnawing'

Soon after the great white shark chomped into his torso, Steven Robles thought everything was over. "I really thought that that might be it. I thought I might be dying," he said.

Hollywood skin guru in court in twisted case of betrayal, alleged plot to kill

Dawn DaLuise's list of celebrity clients featured the Who's Who of the entertainment industry, including Jennifer Aniston and Nicki Minaj.

Truck of the future aims to drive itself

Tractor-trailer drivers, if you text while driving in the middle of the freeway, then the future may belong to you. If you can afford a Mercedes truck, that is.

Brazilian star Neymar out of World Cup due to injury

Brazil is into the World Cup semifinals. But its brightest star is out.

Arthur, no longer a hurricane, keeps losing strength

Arthur was downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm early Saturday, as its sustained winds dropped to 70 mph, the National Hurricane Center said.