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10th American Dies In The Dominican Republic

(CNN) - For the 10th time in the past 13-months an American death is linked to the Dominican Republic. Vittorio Caruso, of New York, died last week, according to CNN affiliate News 12 Long Island. Family members told the…

Parents not Aware of Teens' Thoughts of Suicide

In Your Health Minute, Many parents do not realize teens think about suicide and death. Researchers from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia interviewed over 5 thousand adolescents and their…

Study: Too Much Sleep= Greater Risk Of Death

(CNN) - If you're in bed more than eight hours each night... Listen up. A new study in the European Heart Journal recommends no more than eight hours of sleep. Researchers say people who sleep more than that are…

Missing Auburn Man Found Dead in Opelika Pond

A body found floating in an Opelika pond Thursday morning as been identified as the missing Auburn man LaDarren Oliver. The 32-year-old was last seen leaving a convenience store in the 600…

Pedestrian Fatalities On The Rise

(NBC News) Recent research that involves pedestrian crash data from 2009 to 2016 shows a significant uptick in the number of crash fatalities. The majority of accidents are happening in urban or suburban areas that are…

New Cholesterol Drug Effective but Expensive

  In Your Health Minute, Good news for people with very high cholesterol. A French study finds the injectable drug Praluent reduced rates of heart attack , stroke, and…

Robert Wagner 'Person of Interest' in Natalie Wood Death?

(CNN) - Los Angeles County Sheriff's investigators have told a TV news show that actor Robert Wagner is a person-of-interest in the death of his wife, actress Natalie Wood. She died under mysterious circumstances in 1981, while sailing with Wagner…

CDC Says Many More Weeks Of Flu Ahead

(CNN) - It appears the flu season won't be over anytime soon. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned in their weekly flu report Friday that flu season will continue for many more weeks. However, the CDC believes peak…

Elton John Mourning Death of 92 Year Old Mother

(CNN) - Elton John's mother has passed away. The eight-time Grammy award winning singer shared the news on Twitter on Monday. Elton John ended an eight year estrangement with her last year. It allegedly began when John requested that his…

Los Angeles County coroner investigating Tom Petty's death

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County coroner's department is investigating the death of rocker Tom Petty. Department spokesman Ed Winter says an autopsy was conducted Tuesday but that further examination is needed to determine the exact cause of…