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Police end landfill search for missing mom: ‘Not the outcome that we hoped for’

Woodland Park Police Department(WOODLAND PARK, Colo.) — Investigators from Woodland Park, Colorado, have ended their months-long search of a landfill for the body of missing mom Kelsey Berreth, police said. No remains and no evidence relating to Berreth’s death were found at the Midway Landfill, where police had been scouring for clues since Feb. 25, Woodland…read more »

Parents who allegedly tortured, held their kids captive to be sentenced

Kuzma/iStock(PERRIS, Calif.) — David and Louise Turpin, the California parents who garnered national attention for torturing most of their 13 captive children, will face a judge for sentencing on Friday. Meanwhile, the never-before-heard 911 call exclusively obtained by ABC News reveals the chilling moment one of the Turpin daughters turned her parents in.”My parents are…read more »

University at Buffalo student dies after possible hazing incident

Chanintorn.v/iStock(BUFFALO, N.Y.) — A University at Buffalo student who was on life support after a “potential” hazing incident over the weekend died on Wednesday.The school in western New York delivered the news that 18-year-old Sebastian Serafin-Bazanhad died in a statement. “I am deeply saddened to share with you that UB freshman Sebastian Serafin-Bazan passed away…read more »

Illinois day care workers charged with ‘force-feeding’ infants

Left to right: Maura Healy, 38, Stephanie Radke, 24, and Mariah Flemister, 20. (Downers Grove Police Department)(DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.) — Police on Wednesday charged three women seen in a video force-feeding infants at a day care center.Investigators said surveillance footage from Little People Learning Center in Downers Grove, Illinois, showed the employees giving infants solid…read more »

Severe weather threat moves into Deep South

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Severe storms moved through the central U.S., from Texas to Iowa, on Wednesday, bringing seven reported tornadoes — four in Texas alone.Overall, there were 130 storm reports for hail, some as large as baseballs, in Oklahoma and damaging winds gusting up to 74 mph in Texas. The line of storms and…read more »

Rescuers recover diver who disappeared while exploring underwater cave

Courtesy Chuck Sutherland(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — A highly experienced British diver who went missing as he explored an underwater cave east of Nashville, Tennessee has been rescued.The diver was identified Wednesday night as Josh Bratchley, a British member of the elite international team that helped rescue 12 soccer players and their coach from a Thailand cave…read more »