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Henry Heimlich, 96, uses his maneuver to save woman

Dr. Henry Heimlich, who invented the Heimlich maneuver in 1974, was in the dining hall of a senior community when the woman beside him began choking. He sprang into action.

Family of lost hiker won't second-guess Maine over search

The family of a hiker who died after getting lost on the Appalachian Trail in Maine isn't going to second-guess searchers

Search for California teen girl goes on after suspect killed

Authorities were searching a 300-mile stretch of California for a teenage girl with hopes of finding her alive after the man suspected of abducting her was killed in a shootout with deputies

The Latest: Plane that crashed was celebrating 75 years

A small World War II-era plane that crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey had been celebrating its 75th anniversary

SpaceX's Water Landings Are Becoming Routine

This is the third time a Falcon 9 rocket has successfully landed on one of the company's barges.

Amazing Company Perk Has Employees Saying 'I Do'

One company is changing the way we think of employee benefits! TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the details.

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These Chinese Students Have To Climb Down A Cliff To Get To School

Children who attend this boarding school have to use rickety ladders to climb down more than 2,500 feet of incredibly steep terrain.

Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor

Argentina's last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison for human rights crimes, marking the first time a court has ruled that Operation Condor was a criminal conspiracy to kidnap and disappear people across borders

Small plane crashes in Hudson River; may be WWII-era model

Police say a small plane has crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, and aviation authorities say it may be a World War II-era plane

World's Top Geneticists To Test for Yeti DNA

A TV show that's about to air will show the world's top geneticists as they attempt to use DNA evidence to determine if Yeti's are real. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the story.

Trump vows to solve California's water crisis

Republican Donald Trump is telling California voters that he can solve their water crisis

41 Secret Service Employees Disciplined For Violating Privacy Laws

The Department of Homeland Security is disciplining dozens of Secret Service workers who illegally accessed a rejected job application.

The Latest: Sister: Suspect in abduction was acquaintance

The sister of a 15-year-old girl who was abducted at gunpoint says she had heard the name of the suspect in the kidnapping but didn't know him

Chinese developer Wanda opens theme park to take on Disney

China's largest private property developer, the Wanda Group, has opened a sprawling entertainment complex in southeast China that it is positioning as a competitor to take on Disney and its $5.5 billion Shanghai theme park opening next month

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Ex-owner of mortuary pleads guilty in unattended bodies case

The ex-owner of an abandoned North Texas mortuary where bodies were found unattended has pleaded guilty to nine misdemeanor counts of abuse of a corpse

At 96, Henry Heimlich Finally Got The Chance To Use His Own Maneuver

Henry Heimlich shared his anti-choking technique with the world in 1974, but he'd never had to use it on someone until recently.

Police charge and arrest protester outside Trump rally

Police clad in riot gear and wielding batons began dispersing a crowd of Donald Trump supporters and protesters after the presumptive GOP nominee held a rally in San Diego.

Now Gawker has its own billionaire backer, sort of

The courtroom fight between former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and news-and-gossip site Gawker is becoming a battleground for Silicon Valley tycoons as well

Protesters confront supporters outside Trump rally

Protesters clash with Donald Trump supporters after the presumptive nominee held a rally in San Diego.

2 people missing in Austin floods as storms sweep Texas

Five people were rescued from the roof of a home by helicopter and two more are missing after torrential rain caused floods that closed roads and prompted evacuations in the Austin area

Family of lost hiker won't second-guess Maine over search

The family of a hiker who died after getting lost on the Appalachian Trail in Maine isn't going to second-guess searchers

Slaying suspects attended same California school as victim

Authorities say two people arrested in the slaying of a Northern California high school student and the wounding of another attended the same school as the victims

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Credit-Card Skimmer Thefts At Wal-Mart Could've Been Easily Avoided

Thieves recently placed devices that can steal credit card data in self check-out stations at two Wal-Mart locations.

Dark Matter May Be Made of Black Holes

Dark Matter and Energy are incredibly mysterious. We honestly have no idea what they are. A new paper from NASA is saying that there's evidence that Dark Matter is really made of Black Holes. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).

This Canadian Kitchen Is Opening Its Doors To Syrian Refugees

The Depanneur, a culinary lab in Toronto, invites Syrian refugees to cook their native cuisine and share a taste of home with others.