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Kansas City Chiefs player kills girlfriend, self

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A Kansas City Chiefs player shot his girlfriend before driving to the Chiefs facility and shooting himself, CNN reported.

Jovan Belcher drove to the Chiefs facility and talked with head coach Romeo Crennel and general manager Scott Pioli while holding a gun to his head, thanking them for what they had done for him, the Los Angeles Times reported.

Belcher then walked away from them and shot himself in the head when the police arrived on the scene, CNN reported.

Former President George H. W. Bush hospitalized

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Former President George H. W. Bush remains in a Houston area hosital after being treated for bronchitis, CNN reported.

Bush, 88, has had a severe cough and has been in and out of the hospital for the last couple of weeks, NBC News reported.

The former president is in stable condition and is expected to be released within the next 72 hours, CNN reported.

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NY nanny pleads not guilty of murder from hospital bed

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Lying in bed and handcuffed, a nanny plead not guilty in the stabbing deaths of two children through her defense attorney, NBC News reported.

Yoselyn Ortega was watching two children in an upscale Manhattan apartment while their mother was out with a third child. When the mother returned she found her children dead in the bathtub and Ortega on the bathroom floor with apparently self-inflicted stab wounds, CNN reported.

Ortega appeared to be alert but did not speak during the hearing, NBC News reported.

Amputee Climbs Chicago Skyscraper

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Zac Vawter climbed all 103 floors of Chicago's Willis Tower while using a mind-controlled prosthetic leg, The Washington Post Reported.

Vawter was participating in "SkyRise Chicago," a charity event that raised funds for the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, The USA Today reported.

This event was a research project for us, said Joanne Smith, the Rehabilitation Institute's CEO, The Washington Post reported.

The climb took Vawter about 45 minutes to complete, according to The USA Today.


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