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1-year-old girl dies after suffocating under folding SUV seat

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SWAYZEE, Ind. - An Indiana toddler died after her parents folded the rear seat of their SUV down without realizing she was underneath it, WRTV reports .
The parents of 1-year-old Khloe Villarreal were helping a relative move and left Khloe to sleep in the third-row seat of their Lincoln Navigator.
The girl's mother pressed the button to make the seat automatically fold so she could load the SUV and didn't realize Khloe was there.
There was a miscommunication between the parents about the whereabouts of the girl and they didn't realize she was missing until about 10 minutes after they left...
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Parolee From Minnesota Convicted Of Killing Omaha Woman

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OMAHA, Neb. - A man released on parole for a Minnesota slaying has been convicted of fatally shooting an Omaha woman and injuring her fiance.
On Thursday a Douglas County jury found 32-year-old Tyeric Lessley guilty of first-degree murder and four other crimes. Prosecutors say he killed Suzanne Pope and injured Curtis Goodwin on Oct. 29, 2016. He'd used a gun to gain access to their house, apparently to rob them.
Authorities say Lessley was sent to a Minnesota prison after pleading guilty in 2010 to unintentional felony murder in Minneapolis. He was paroled in April 2015.
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Director Bryan Singer accused in lawsuit of assaulting teen

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SEATTLE - Director Bryan Singer has been accused in a lawsuit of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy at a party more than a decade ago. The lawsuit filed in Seattle claims Singer demanded sex from Cesar Sanchez-Guzman during a 2003 yacht party. After the then-teenager refused, the lawsuit says, Singer pushed him on the bed and sexually assaulted him. A representative says in a statement to The Associated Press on Friday that Singer "categorically denies these allegations and will vehemently defend this lawsuit to the very end."
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Bela, the Forgotten War Orphan

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The remarkable tale of a 3-year-old whose parents died in Auschwitz, and the soldier who worked to get her out of occupied Berlin.
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Mike Pence's Cat, Pickle, Has Died

Mike Pence's Cat, Pickle, Has Died

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The cat, who moved with the family to Washington D.C., was 16 years old.
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1-year-old Halifax County boy dies after being shot in head

1-year-old Halifax County boy dies after being shot in head

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A two-year-old boy has died after being shot in the head in Halifax County Thursday night.
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