Videos showing shelter staffers pushing, shoving migrant children under review for possible criminal charges

(CNN)A case regarding the alleged abuse of migrant children in a Southwest Key shelter will be referred to the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office for review and to determine whether criminal charges will be filed, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office. But the office changed its mind and said in…

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French swimmer steps onto land in Hawaii — 6 months after entering ocean in Japan

(CNN)A French swimmer has stepped ashore in Hawaii more than six months after entering the water in Japan in an attempt to swim across the Pacific Ocean. Lecomte, the associate director of sustainability services at a consulting firm, said he hoped his endeavor would double as a scientific study on…

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These are the victims of the Florida yoga studio shooting

(CNN)Police have identified the women who were killed Friday when a gunman stormed a yoga studio in Tallahassee, Florida, and opened fire. Binkley was a 21-year-old student at Florida State, according to school President John Thrasher. In a statement posted to its Facebook page, the Delta Delta Delta sorority called…

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What to expect from Hurricane Michael in these key Florida cities

(CNN)Here’s a quick rundown of what to expect today at some key cities in Michael’s path. (All times in ET) Worst conditions: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Rainfall expected: 6 to 10 inches Storm surge expected: 9 to 14 feet Destin Hurricane force winds (75 mph+): Around noon Worst conditions:…

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What’s being done to help the homeless and sick ahead of Hurricane Florence

(CNN)Imagine being in Hurricane Florence’s path without the means or ability to heed mandatory evacuation orders. What would you do? Most local year-round shelters closed as soon as mandatory evacuation orders were issued because they are not equipped to withstand a Category 3 hurricane. Those service providers helped transport residents…

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What is eSports? A look at an explosive billion-dollar industry

(CNN)For some, this weekend’s shooting at an EA Madden tournament in Jacksonville was the first time eSports broke into the public light. In reality, the world of competitive video gaming is a fast-growing international phenomenon with millions of fans and billions of dollars up for grabs. Streaming services and live…

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With Florence’s death and destruction came acts of bravery and selflessness

(CNN)The death and destruction wrought by Tropical Storm Florence has been punctuated with stories of bravery, generosity and resilience. Here are some of those stories: ‘It takes a special person’ Annazette Riley-Cromartie her husband, three children and dog sought shelter from the storm in the attic of their home in…

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There was no sign that children lived in the Hart family home, report says

(CNN)In the days after the Hart family’s SUV was discovered at the bottom of a California cliff, investigators visited their Washington state home and were surprised to find almost no evidence that six children, ranging in age from 12 to 19, lived in the house. The Hart family first made…

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