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Police cars block access to the site where a hot air balloon crashed near Lockhart, Texas. (James Vertuno/AP)The accident occurred in a pasture near Austin, Texas, according to officials.


2016-07-30 11:28:56 -0600

A female Aedes aegypti mosquito. (James Gathany/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP)Four Miami-area patients tested positive for the virus, but the director of the CDC says there’s no need to avoid the region.


2016-07-30 06:31:59 -0600

Linda Patricia Thompson (Oregon Department of Corrections via AP)Recently released from prison in Oregon, she tells officials she found life on the streets too difficult.


2016-07-30 05:38:57 -0600