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Homeless man beaten outside Olney gas station in April dies

Now, his life was cut short because [they] made a decision to take the law into their own hands. The video shows a group jump from a minivan and rush towards Barnes as he stood outside the gas station. Three teens, a 14-year-old boy, 12-year-old girl and a 13-year-old boy, all pleaded guilty to aggravated assault and conspiracy and were remanded to juvenile detention centers.

USA

Two men face murder charges for killing Amanda Blackburn

Larry Taylor, 18, and Jaylen Watson, 21, were charged with murder in the death of Amanda Blackburn, who was shot and killed in a home invasion this month. Blackburn said he was not sure how to face the future without his beloved wife who 'made it her life's calling to love and serve everyone she knew'.

USA

Adam Sandler debuts new Chanukah song

Not all of them, whom, mind you, should be celebrated. Originally introduced on "SNL" in 1995, Sandler's track celebrating the Jewish holiday quickly became a huge hit and has remained a novelty during the holiday season.

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Remains found near Houston may be those of missing teen

Wharton County authorities said during a news conference Wednesday that the tip led them to property owned by the suspect's family about 70 miles southwest of Houston, where the remains were found. Investigators say a now-deceased suspect made "partial confessions" to several relatives over the years. "They weren't sure what they knew", Grosser said.

USA

Number of Unaccompanied Children Trying to Enter US Doubles

For the most part, the families and children picked up by authorities illegally crossing the border were from the Central American nation of El Salvador.

USA

Man Claims He Was Kicked Off Flight for His Weight

Shelley said the woman got up, and a gate agent returned when she asked him to leave the plane. American Airlines is investigating the issue. The woman (described as "petite" and "elderly") apparently told a crew member that Shelley was spilling into her own 17 inches of upholstered personal space.