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Dwyane Wade's Cousin Fatally Shot Pushing Baby Stroller in Chicago

WLS-TV(CHICAGO) -- The cousin of Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade was shot and killed in Chicago Friday afternoon, Wade's mother, Pastor Jolinda Wade, confirmed.Nykea Aldridge was pushing a baby in a stroller in the Parkway Gardens neighborhood at around 3:30 p.m. when two men opened fire at another man, according to ABC-owned station WLS-TV.Aldridge, 32, was caught in the crossfire and hit in the head and arm. She was taken to a nearby hospital where she was pronounced dead.She was not the intended target, police ...

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What Donald Trump and His Campaign Have Said About Immigration This Week

ABC/ Ida Mae Astute(NEW YORK) -- Donald Trump says he plans to discuss his immigration plan at length in a speech at some point next week, but that hasn’t stopped the Republican presidential nominee from teasing some of the possible changes he may adopt.His plan to build a wall along the southern U.S. border has not changed since he introduced it early in his campaign, but his proposal for what to do with undocumented immigrants who are already in the country may have.In November, Trump ...

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EpiPen Users Have Few Options for Generic or Alternate Drugs

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The rising cost of EpiPens has led many to wonder whether there are cheaper options available on the market.The drug epinephrine has been around for decades, but the EpiPen, which is made by Mylan, has become the go-to epinephrine auto injector for many people in the U.S. There are multiple reasons why the EpiPen has become so popular, including diminishing competition and the fact that pharmacists in many states cannot automatically substitute a generic alternative.Recalls from Mylan's competitors have also boosted sales ...

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Video Shows Teen Who Was Shot by Police in 2013 Appearing to Surrender

David Shanies(NEW YORK) -- Surveillance video from 2013 seems to contradict the ruling that a police-involved shooting of a New York City teen holding a BB gun was justified, according to the teen's attorney.In Dec. 2013, an NYPD officer fired 16 shots at then-15-year-old Keston Charles during a foot chase after he was approached at his Brooklyn housing complex, the teen's lawyer, David Shanies, told ABC News. Charles was hit three times, Shanies said.The video shows Charles running from multiple police officers throughout the property ...

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Syria Agreement Close as John Kerry, Sergei Lavrov Hold Talks

U.S. Department of State(GENEVA) -- Progress has been made on a new Syria agreement between the U.S. and Russia, according to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.Kerry and Russia's Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Lavrov held talks in Geneva for 12 hours Friday to discuss reinstating a collapsed ceasefire from February and a path forward with Syria.Kerry said the two had "narrow issues" to resolve but they had "achieved clarity on the path forward," according to BBC."We want to have something done that ...

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Mother Discusses Fears for Child Born With Zika-Related Birth Defects

iStock/Thinkstock(MIAMI) -- A Venezuelan woman who gave birth in the U.S. to a daughter with birth defects related to Zika infection, said she is frustrated that there is so little known about the long-term effects of the virus.Maria Fernanda Ramirez Bolivar spoke to reporters Friday at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida, as her infant daughter Micaela spent most of the time sleeping in her arms.Bolivar's physician, Dr. Ivan Gonzalez, of UHealth Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Jackson Memorial Hospital, said Bolivar first come to the ...

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Report: Lochte's Lawyer Says He Will Not Respond to Brazilian Police Requests

Matt Hazlett/Getty Images(RIO DE JANEIRO) -- Ryan Lochte was charged Thursday with filing a false statement in connection with an international incident in Rio de Janeiro and according to his lawyer, Lochte will not be responding.When BBC asked Lochte's lawyer if the U.S. swimmer and gold medalist would make a public statement on the charge, he said Lochte would "not be."Lochte, 32, flew home to North Carolina from Brazil before police could question him about his claims that he and three teammates were ...

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UT Health Logo Mosquito-Borne Illness: The Zika Virus & More

The 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro served to focus world attention on the area’s concurrent battle with a mosquito-borne virus called Zika. Dr. Richard Wallace answers questions on the subject.
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