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The nightmare is finally over': 2nd prison escapee shot, captured alive By Alexandra Field, Holly Yan and Dana Ford CNN MALONE, New York (CNN) -- Three weeks after their stunning prison break, Richard Matt and David Sweat have been caught -- with one now dead, the other...
9 cruise passengers on sightseeing tour killed in Alaska plane crash By Greg Morrison CNN (CNN) -- A sightseeing float plane carrying a pilot and eight cruise ship passengers crashed into a cliff in southeast Alaska, killing everyone on board. "There are no survivors," said...
Residents near new search site should stay inside, keep their doors locked, district attorney says Search in Owls Head, New York, prompted by sighting of someone running into woods near cabin, DA says A search near the Pennsylvania border has wrapped up, police say Sighting near...
Charleston church shooting: 9 killed in what officials call a hate crime By Ed Payne and Ashley Killough CNN CHARLESTON, South Carolina (CNN) -- A white man walked into a historic African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina, and opened fire during a Bible study class,...
- Police have shot and killed a white tiger that killed one man and injured another Wednesday in Tbilisi, a Georgian Ministry of Internal Affairs representative said. The animal had been unaccounted for after severe flooding last weekend destroyed the city zoo, allowing hundreds...
By Jason Hanna and Peter Taggart CNN (CNN) -- An apartment balcony collapsed during a birthday party attended by Irish students in the California city of Berkeley early Tuesday, killing six of the 13 people who fell from the fourth-floor structure, officials said. Three men and...
By Ed Payne, Kevin Conlon and Janet DiGiacomo CNN (CNN) -- Any other summer day, the waters off North Carolina's Oak Island would be alive with the sounds of vacationers frolicking in the surf. On Monday, the beach wasn't empty, but nearly everyone stayed on dry land. The reason...
By Greg Botelho CNN (CNN) -- A federal grand jury has indicted an Arizona man for allegedly providing guns to, shooting with and talking through the plan to carry out last month's attack outside a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest, charging him on three counts and possibly...
By Greg Botelho CNN (CNN) -- A federal grand jury has indicted an Arizona man for allegedly providing guns to, shooting with and talking through the plan to carry out last month's attack outside a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest, charging him on three counts and possibly...