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The woman said there were two reasons she ran back to her car and left the child alone on a stranger's porch

Investigators said they haven't ruled out foul play in the Grand Canyon deaths of an Arizona couple, who apparently plunged from an overlook on the national park's South Rim. Garret Bonkowski, 25, and his girlfriend, Jessica Bartz, 22, were found dead on Oct. 1, about two weeks after they entered the park, according to National Park Service investigators. Hikers discovered their bodies below the Trailview 2 Overlook. "We know they came from the...

A shooting that killed a 2-year-old boy on Chicago's Northwest Side earlier this month was ordered by a longtime gang member who lived on the block and was upset that an argument had broken out during a birthday party, according to Chicago police. 

After recent walkouts by educators demanding pay increases, one school district is getting creative in helping teachers' living costs

That is a lot of water.

Upon its premiere in late 2015, Netflix’s Making a Murderer became an instant phenomenon.

<p>An 8-year-old girl who heroically pulled an ancient Viking sword from a lake in Sweden, will likely receive her very own handmade version of the weapon to remember the fateful day she become a "queen."</p>

Spiders spin webs that cover trees, shrubs and every other surface at the banks of Lake Vistonida in Greece.

Don't sleep on these streaming masterpieces.

Star Tracks: Monday, Oct. 22, 2018

Orlando Bloom 'Is Ready to Settle Down' with Katy Perry, Says Source

She has been over the moon ever since giving birth to baby Santiago over the summer. And Eva Longoria shared yet another heart-melting snap of life as a new mother on Sunday.

She said “I do” … again! Mena Suvari quietly married her boyfriend of two years, Michael Hope. “It’s great. I’m really happy. We’re happy,” the American Beauty actress confirmed to Us Weekly exclusively at Last Chance for Animals’ Annual Celebrity Benefit at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills on Sunday, October 21. “Third time’s a charm!” Celebrity Weddings of 2018 Though it is unclear when the couple tied the knot, Suvari couldn’t help but...

A new report also reveals how far they got into wedding planning before their breakup.

No matter how cut he is, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson knows he can always improve on his muscle mass. As he captioned a shirtless pic of his ripped, six-pack abs and bulging biceps on Instagram October 21, “Dialed in &amp; hit the mark. 260lbs of attitude &amp; classy cuss words.” Best Celebrity Diet Tricks: Nutrition Secrets That Give Jennifer Garner, Jessica Alba, More Their Hot Bodies The actor revealed that he worked on his chiseled body to shoot Hobbs...

Shows like "Breaking Bad" and "The Wire" consistently won over critics, and their best seasons have set a standard for what great TV looks like.

<p>Sunday’s Week 7 NFL slate was about as weird as it gets. In the states, it started with the Cleveland Browns playing their fourth overtime game this season, losing yet again in a heartbreaker.</p>

Former NFL player Rae Carruth is out of prison after serving 18 years for the slaying of his pregnant girlfriend. The former first-round draft pick was released from Sampson Correctional Institution in North Carolina early Monday. "I’m excited about just being out of here," he told WSOC by phone a few days before his release. "I’m nervous just about how I’ll be received by the public. I still have to work. I still have to live. I have to exist...

<p>If we’re being honest, there was a ton of really bad football on display during the action in NFL Week 7.</p>

Boston has the edge in our book, but only a slight one, so look forward to a super competitive Fall Classic

Speaking publicly for the first time since being accused of rape, Cristiano Ronaldo has defended himself against the allegations and says he is confident the truth will come out in the case.The soccer superstar has been accused of rape in the United States. Kathryn Mayorga filed a civil lawsuit last month in Nevada claiming Ronaldo raped her in his Las Vegas hotel room in 2009. Police also reopened an investigation into the allegation at her request.

Robby Anderson apologized after Sunday's loss to the Vikings after he threw a football in the direction of an official.

The brawl between the Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets shed some light on why Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul don't get along.

Many of the 400 boys who were sexually exploited by an Iowa basketball coach are only learning now what happened to them months or years ago and some have still yet to be identified or contacted,...

Growing older can come at a high price, at least according to new data from Genworth Financial. The annual median cost of a private room in a nursing home has hit $100,375, due to a rising number of aging adults who need skilled care.

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Retirees, Avoid These 11 Costly Medicare Mistakes

A breakdown, based on numbers from Fidelity and others, of how much money you should have in retirement and emergency fund savings by the time you reach age 50.

<p>Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD.O) Chairman Eddie Lampert is in discussions with at least one potential partner to contribute to a $300 million bankruptcy loan the U.S. retailer is seeking, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.</p>

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Local Wisconsin News

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WGHP) -- A YouTube star left a $10,000 tip for a North Car...

Dozens of cats and dogs were adopted by loving families during the Dane County Humane Society's Fall in Love and Find Your Fido adoption events, according to a release.

During the on...

Sauk County residents interested in applying for federal flooding assistance will need to register with FEMA, county officials said.

Anyone who has home, business or agriculture dama...

Officials are asking for 2,000 volunteers Tuesday to expand the area where they will be searching for evidence in Jayme Closs' disappearance.

Sheriff's deputies want to expand the ro...

Police believe a reported stabbing earlier this month at a State Street b...

Cirque Du Soleil, a group showcasing circus disciplines, returns to Madison in May, bringing its first-ever ice show to the Alliant Energy Center.

According to a release, "CRYSTAL" m...

Madison police are investigating a Sunday morning "smash and grab-style" burglary at a local Kentucky Fried Chicken, officials said.

According to police, an intruder broke the front...

A Racine man was arrested Sunday night after exposing himself to shoppers at a Target store, according to a release.

Police were called around 9:35 p.m. to the Target at 4301 Lien Ro...

A father and his two children narrowly escaped injury Sunday morning when a drunken driver reversed her car into the living room of their home, police say.

A police incident report s...

Wausau police say they're investigating the death of a two--month--old baby as a homicide.

Officials have arrested the child's 28--year--old baby sitter on an unrelated child abuse w...

A small, rural community in western Wisconsin is planning a vigil for a missing 13--year--old girl whose parents were found shot to death in their home.

A "Gathering of Hope" will ta...

Dennis J. Welhoefer, a 68-year-old man, was arrested Sunday night after an incident involving two young women in the 500 block of West Mifflin Street.

According to an incident report...

Topper, one of Madison's first mounted patrol horses, has died at 31.5 years old.

Topper was owned and ridden by now retired Sgt. Sue Pirocanac from 1991 to 1993, a Facebook post sai...

In August, consumers received more than 4.2 billion robocalls. Many came from scammers trying to trick consumers out of money. They usually offer some sort of product and ask consumers to ...

One person was killed and another was injured Saturday in a single-vehicle crash in Sauk County, officials said.

Sauk County emergency crews were called around 12:20 p.m. for a singl...