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Closing of rural hospitals leaves towns with hard-to-use real estate

Rural communities across the US struggle not just with health care access and job losses when hospitals close, but with big, empty buildings.

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Sinaloa Cartel laundered $50M through Chinese network in Los Angeles, prosecutors say

A superseding indictment outlined a complex scheme between cartel associates and the underground group to launder over $50 million in drug proceeds.

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Romanian national pleads guilty to home invasion at Connecticut mansion

A Romanian man who was a fugitive for nearly a decade pleaded guilty for his role in a plot to steal $8.5 million from a wealthy Connecticut homeowner.

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Los Angeles school district bans use of cellphones, social media by students

The policy, which will go into effect by January 2025, is an attempt by educators to curb classroom distractions and protect students' mental health.

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41-year-old man dies near bottom of Grand Canyon after overnighting in the park

After staying the night at the Bright Angel Campground, a 41-year-old hiker was found dead in the Grand Canyon.

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10 injured, including children, after house collapsed in Syracuse, New York, officials say

Syracuse Fire Chief Michael Monds said it wasn't known why the two-story house came down, but noted firefighters detected a strong gas order.

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'I love Milwaukee': Takeaways from Donald Trump's Wisconsin campaign rally

Donald Trump riffed on the Milwaukee "horrible city" controversy, ripped Biden on border security and noted Lake Michigan's lack of sharks.

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'General Hospital' says 'racism has no place' after Tabyana Ali speaks out on online harassment

"General Hospital" issued a statement condemning racism after star Tabyana Ali opened up earlier this month about online harassment she's faced.

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Megachurch pastor admits 'inappropriate sexual behavior' with 'young lady.' She was 12.

Cindy Clemishire, a 54-year-old Oklahoma woman, says that Gateway Church pastor Robert Morris was 21 when he began molesting her when she was 12.

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Panthers vs. Oilers live updates: Stanley Cup Final Game 5 score, highlights

The Florida Panthers will try again to clinch their first Stanley Cup title in Game 5 against the Edmonton Oilers. Follow along for live updates.