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Author Mary Higgins Clark dies at 92

CNN -- Mary Higgins Clark, the bestselling "Queen of Suspense" who wrote dozens of suspense novels sold worldwide, has died. Clark's publisher, Simon & Schuster, confirmed her death in a tweet Friday night. "She passed away peacefully this evening at…

Poll: Americans went to the library more than the movies

(CNN) -- Who says libraries are dying? Last year, Americans visited the library more than they went to the movies, live sporting events, museums, concerts, amusement parks and casinos, among other activities, according to a Gallup poll released. US adults…

Pizza maker makes feast for taste buds and eyes

We've grown up being told not to play with our food but a pizza maker in Rhode Island does just that to create works of art that will make your stomach growl. Eric Palmieri is a fifth-generation Italian baker. But…

Likely no survivors in Hawaii helicopter crash

The search is back on for the seventh victim of a tour helicopter that crashed Thursday on the Hawaiian island of Kauai, officials said. Efforts were suspended due to fog Friday after remains of the other six people onboard were…

Mother gets 7 years for injecting feces into son's IV line

WOLCOTT, Indiana - An Indiana mother accused of injecting fecal matter into her 15-year-old son's IV bag has been sentenced to seven years in prison. Tiffany Alberts is set to serve five years of probation following her prison sentence, said…

Cat that looks like Baby Yoda is looking for a home

If you thought Baby Yoda was cute, wait until you meet Joy, the rescue cat with an uncanny resemblance to the green "Star Wars" alien. With enormous ears, big, round eyes, and little button nose, Joy is the Baby Yoda…

Young girl dies on flight bound for Seattle

  A medical emergency resulted in a young girl being declared dead when her flight landed at Los Angeles International Airport Thursday night, authorities said. Delta Flight #2423 on its way to Seattle returned to LAX due to a passenger…

US officially raises tobacco buying age to 21

A new law in the United States that prohibits the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21 is now in effect, according to the US Food and Drug Administration. Last week, President Donald Trump signed the…