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4-year-old boy can’t contain emotion during stepmom’s heartfelt wedding vows

ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) -- Two U.S. service members tied the knot over the weekend, but it was the groom's 4-year-old son who stole the show.

Emily Leehan, a senior airman in the Air Force, stood at the altar at Quincy   ... Read More

Oldest captive manatee dies at 69 in heartbreaking accident

ABCNews.com(BRADENTON, Fla.) -- The life of the world’s oldest captive manatee came to an end at the South Florida Museum on Saturday, one day after his 69th birthday.

Born in 1948, Snooty was the center of attention on Friday   ... Read More

Arizona rescue agencies airlift stranded hikers from floodwaters; 2 remain trapped

ABCNews.com(TUSCON, Ariz.) -- Arizona law enforcement officers have rescued a dozen hikers trapped in raging floodwaters but two remain stranded overnight in a wilderness area just east of Tuscon, officials said.

Dramatic video footage showed a Pima County Sheriff’s   ... Read More

Snooty, the oldest manatee in captivity, dies at 69

South Florida Museum(BRADENTON, Fla.) -- Snooty, believed to be the world's oldest manatee and the oldest manatee in captivity, has died one day after celebrating his 69th birthday, according to officials at the South Florida Museum in Bradenton.Officials   ... Read More

Grim details revealed as father is charged with murdering his 13-year-old son

La Plata County Sheriffs Office(BELLINGHAM, Wash.) -- Nearly five years after a 13-year-old boy disappeared while on a court-ordered visit with his father in Colorado, the man has been charged with murdering his son.

Mark Redwine was arrested Saturday   ... Read More

10th person dies in Texas human-smuggling case, suspect due in court

DJ Mack/Instagram (SAN ANTONIO) -- A Florida man is expected to appear in federal court Monday after 10 people died in San Antonio, Texas, in what officials called an immigrant-smuggling attempt "gone horribly wrong."

A total of 39 people, including   ... Read More

Lawyer: OJ Simpson ‘is on cloud nine’ and planning a ‘quiet’ post-prison life

ABCNews.com(CARSON CITY, Nev.) -- The countdown is on for O.J. Simpson's release from Nevada's Lovelock Correctional Center, which could come as early as Oct. 1.

So how is the former football star's state of mind?

"Mr. Simpson is on   ... Read More

Trump says new aircraft carrier ensures that ‘if a fight does come… we will win’

Janet Weinstein/ABC News (NORFOLK, Va.) -- President Trump at the commissioning of the Navy's first new aircraft carrier in 40 years declared that the massive ship ensures that "if a fight does come ... we will win."

The president made   ... Read More

Texas deputy facing charges in deadly altercation at Denny’s restaurant terminated

iStock/Thinkstock(HOUSTON) -- A sheriff's deputy in Texas was fired Friday for her alleged involvement in a deadly fight outside a Houston-area Denny's restaurant in May.

The Harris County Sheriff's Office announced in a press release Friday that it has   ... Read More

Key witness identified in Minneapolis officer-involved shooting that killed Australian bride-to-be

iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) -- Minnesota officials have identified and located a key witness to the officer-involved shooting that killed an Australian bride-to-be in Minneapolis.

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension announced in a press release Friday   ... Read More

Protesters shout down Minneapolis mayor in wake of fatal shooting of bride-to-be

iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Chaos erupted at a Minneapolis press conference Friday night as the city’s mayor nominated a new police chief amid citywide anger in the wake of the officer-involved shooting of an Australian bride-to-be.

Minneapolis residents and demonstrators attended   ... Read More

USS Arizona survivors welcomed to Washington 75 years after Pearl Harbor attack

EJ Hersom/Department of Defense(WASHINGTON) -- Hundreds of service members lined the halls of the Pentagon on Friday to welcome three of the five remaining survivors from the USS Arizona, 75 years after their ship was attacked by the Japanese   ... Read More

Connecticut mother facing deportation seeks sanctuary in local church

ABC News(NORWALK, Conn.) -- Nury Chavarria, an undocumented mother of four who has lived in the United States for 24 years, was set to be deported to Guatemala on Thursday night. Instead, Chavarria refused to leave her children, taking   ... Read More

Connecticut town finds hope, healing 10 years after gruesome Petit family murders

Stephen Dunn/Hartford Courant/MCT via Getty Images(CHESHIRE, Conn.) -- This weekend marks 10 years since a horrific crime shocked a suburban Connecticut town. In the middle of the night on July 23, 2007, two men broke into a house in   ... Read More

Police pursue misdemeanor charges against teens who they say recorded man’s drowning

iStock/Thinkstock(COCOA, Fla.) -- Police in Florida are pursuing misdemeanor charges against five teenagers for failure to report a death after authorities say they recorded video of a man’s drowning and didn't intervene.

The video, taken earlier this month in   ... Read More

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4-year-old boy can’t contain emotion during stepmom’s heartfelt wedding vows

ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) -- Two U.S. service members tied the knot over the weekend, but it was the groom's 4-year-old son who stole the show.

Emily Leehan, a senior airman in the Air Force, stood at the altar at Quincy   ... Read More

Oldest captive manatee dies at 69 in heartbreaking accident

ABCNews.com(BRADENTON, Fla.) -- The life of the world’s oldest captive manatee came to an end at the South Florida Museum on Saturday, one day after his 69th birthday.

Born in 1948, Snooty was the center of attention on Friday   ... Read More

Arizona rescue agencies airlift stranded hikers from floodwaters; 2 remain trapped

ABCNews.com(TUSCON, Ariz.) -- Arizona law enforcement officers have rescued a dozen hikers trapped in raging floodwaters but two remain stranded overnight in a wilderness area just east of Tuscon, officials said.

Dramatic video footage showed a Pima County Sheriff’s   ... Read More

Snooty, the oldest manatee in captivity, dies at 69

South Florida Museum(BRADENTON, Fla.) -- Snooty, believed to be the world's oldest manatee and the oldest manatee in captivity, has died one day after celebrating his 69th birthday, according to officials at the South Florida Museum in Bradenton.Officials   ... Read More

Grim details revealed as father is charged with murdering his 13-year-old son

La Plata County Sheriffs Office(BELLINGHAM, Wash.) -- Nearly five years after a 13-year-old boy disappeared while on a court-ordered visit with his father in Colorado, the man has been charged with murdering his son.

Mark Redwine was arrested Saturday   ... Read More

10th person dies in Texas human-smuggling case, suspect due in court

DJ Mack/Instagram (SAN ANTONIO) -- A Florida man is expected to appear in federal court Monday after 10 people died in San Antonio, Texas, in what officials called an immigrant-smuggling attempt "gone horribly wrong."

A total of 39 people, including   ... Read More

Lawyer: OJ Simpson ‘is on cloud nine’ and planning a ‘quiet’ post-prison life

ABCNews.com(CARSON CITY, Nev.) -- The countdown is on for O.J. Simpson's release from Nevada's Lovelock Correctional Center, which could come as early as Oct. 1.

So how is the former football star's state of mind?

"Mr. Simpson is on   ... Read More

Trump says new aircraft carrier ensures that ‘if a fight does come… we will win’

Janet Weinstein/ABC News (NORFOLK, Va.) -- President Trump at the commissioning of the Navy's first new aircraft carrier in 40 years declared that the massive ship ensures that "if a fight does come ... we will win."

The president made   ... Read More

Texas deputy facing charges in deadly altercation at Denny’s restaurant terminated

iStock/Thinkstock(HOUSTON) -- A sheriff's deputy in Texas was fired Friday for her alleged involvement in a deadly fight outside a Houston-area Denny's restaurant in May.

The Harris County Sheriff's Office announced in a press release Friday that it has   ... Read More

Key witness identified in Minneapolis officer-involved shooting that killed Australian bride-to-be

iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) -- Minnesota officials have identified and located a key witness to the officer-involved shooting that killed an Australian bride-to-be in Minneapolis.

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension announced in a press release Friday   ... Read More

Protesters shout down Minneapolis mayor in wake of fatal shooting of bride-to-be

iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Chaos erupted at a Minneapolis press conference Friday night as the city’s mayor nominated a new police chief amid citywide anger in the wake of the officer-involved shooting of an Australian bride-to-be.

Minneapolis residents and demonstrators attended   ... Read More

USS Arizona survivors welcomed to Washington 75 years after Pearl Harbor attack

EJ Hersom/Department of Defense(WASHINGTON) -- Hundreds of service members lined the halls of the Pentagon on Friday to welcome three of the five remaining survivors from the USS Arizona, 75 years after their ship was attacked by the Japanese   ... Read More

Connecticut mother facing deportation seeks sanctuary in local church

ABC News(NORWALK, Conn.) -- Nury Chavarria, an undocumented mother of four who has lived in the United States for 24 years, was set to be deported to Guatemala on Thursday night. Instead, Chavarria refused to leave her children, taking   ... Read More

Connecticut town finds hope, healing 10 years after gruesome Petit family murders

Stephen Dunn/Hartford Courant/MCT via Getty Images(CHESHIRE, Conn.) -- This weekend marks 10 years since a horrific crime shocked a suburban Connecticut town. In the middle of the night on July 23, 2007, two men broke into a house in   ... Read More

Police pursue misdemeanor charges against teens who they say recorded man’s drowning

iStock/Thinkstock(COCOA, Fla.) -- Police in Florida are pursuing misdemeanor charges against five teenagers for failure to report a death after authorities say they recorded video of a man’s drowning and didn't intervene.

The video, taken earlier this month in   ... Read More

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