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19 injured when Texas prison roof collapses

(CNN) -- Nineteen inmates were injured when a roof of a private prison collapsed Saturday near Lufkin, Texas, fire officials said.

19 injured when Texas prison roof collapses

(CNN) -- Nineteen inmates were injured when a roof of a private prison collapsed Saturday near Lufkin, Texas, fire officials said.

Dad's 911 call: I've beaten up my son's assailant

A father in Daytona Beach, Florida, called 911 early Friday morning to report that when he found someone sexually abusing his 11-year-old son, he beat the assailant until he was "nice and knocked out" for police to apprehend.

New Mexico loses thousands of government jobs

June was an absolutely horrible month for one sector of New Mexico's economy.

Facebook says: If you Like it, Buy it.

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Facebook is looking for some new fans: It wants to help small business owners up their ecommerce game.

Man pleads guilty in death of 3 year-old girl

A 31-year-old southeastern New Mexican man will serve life in prison after pleading guilty in the fatal beating of a 3-year-old girl whom he punished for soiling her pants.

Reward $5,000 for Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitive from Dallas

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Israel Aguirre, 33, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Mexican drug traffickers accused of kidnapping of a South Carolina man

Three men with ties to a Mexican cartel are accused of kidnapping a South Carolina man and holding him for ransom, in a dispute over a large marijuana debt.

Meet the new ice cream man: Uber

scream, you scream, we all scream for Uber ice cream! Today, taxi app company Uber will serve up ice cream on demand to customers in 144 cities across the globe.

Lost in a pressing crisis: perpetual immigration issues

 

First Chikungunya case reported in U.S.

The Chikungunya virus has finally taken up residence in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control is reporting a man in Florida has the first locally acquired case of the debilitating mosquito-borne virus.

Mother killed, teen in custody after violent California bank robbery

(CNN) -- Jose Maldonado was getting off the bus when the suspects exited the Stockton, California, bank with their hostages.

FedEx indicted for shipping drugs sold online

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- FedEx was indicted Thursday for allegedly shipping prescription drugs from illegal online pharmacies to dealers and addicts , according to documents filed in federal court.

Mother killed, teen in custody after violent California bank robbery

Jose Maldonado was getting off the bus when the suspects exited the Stockton, California, bank with their hostages.