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Family outraged over patient's death after altercation in ER


A Texas family is alleging that a confrontation between police and one of their relatives in a hospital emergency room involved the use of excessive force, CBS affiliate KHOU-TV reports. The 25-year-old man died after the 2016 incident. The county coroner’s office listed the cause of death as “undetermined.” Manuel …

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For DACA medical students, uncertainty and fear


Loyola University’s medical school, located in a suburb of Chicago, Illinois, was the first to officially accept undocumented students back in 2014. There are now 32 DACA-status students being trained there. A group of the school’s future doctors spoke to CBS News’ Adriana Diaz about what it’s like to be …

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Man hailed as a hero for rescuing baby from mudslides


MONTECITO, Calif. — First Berkeley Johnson heard the roar, then he saw the rush of mud. “Coming up from the river was just trees dropping, and then I saw it, probably 20 feet high of just rock and cars and trunks of trees, and I just ran for it,” Johnson told …

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Mysterious swarm of drones attacks Russian military base


LONDON — Weeks after Russian President Vladimir Putin all but declared victory in Syria, his main military base in Syria was attacked last weekend by a mysterious swarm of drones. Until now, rebel groups in Syria have used remote-controlled drones to drop bombs on targets. So now picture 10 drones, …

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Communities fight back against congestion-causing traffic apps


LEONIA, N.J. — A new sign in Leonia, New Jersey, is a low-tech solution to a high-tech problem. For residents like Melissa Soesman, it’s one way to control out-of-control traffic. “Sometimes, it takes 10 minutes, 15 minutes” just to leave her driveway, she said. “It depends on who’s going to …

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Man with mom's body in SUV during chase charged with murder


PIERRE, S.D. — A man arrested after a South Dakota chase in which authorities say his mother’s body was found in the SUV he was driving is now charged with murder in California. Court records show 30-year-old Tosten Walsh Lommen was charged Monday in Riverside County in the death of …

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Missing student's body found, death considered a homicide


LAKE FOREST, Calif. – A 19-year-old college student who went missing last week has been found dead, reports CBS Los Angeles. Blaze Bernstein’s body was discovered during a search Tuesday afternoon in brush near Lake Forest’s Borrego Park, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department confirmed.  Authorities are investigating Bernstein’s death as a …

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Jails increasingly set aside cellblocks for veterans


ALBANY, N.Y. — The military veterans playing cards in the Albany County jail wear the same orange uniforms as everyone else, with “INMATE” printed down the legs. But their service offers one distinct privilege: a special cellblock where they can work through problems they often share, such as substance use …

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