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July 24, 2018

Teen slain in Toronto shooting had just graduated high school, aspired to be a nurse

Courtesy The Fallon Family via ABCNews.com(TORONTO) -- An 18-year-old high school graduate and a 10-year-old girl were fatally shot after gunfire rang out in the middle of a bustling Toronto neighborhood Sunday night. The young woman was identified as Reese Fallon of Toronto. The family of the 10-year-old girl, also from the Toronto area, did not want to release her name, Toronto Police said Monday. Fallon was an aspiring nurse set to start at McMaster University in Ontario in the fall, accordin..
July 24, 2018

US missionary, 19, falls to his death while taking photos from a cliff in Australia

LDS Church via ABCNews.com(KURNELL, Australia) -- A Mormon missionary from Utah died after falling from a cliff while taking photos in Australia, authorities said. A statement from the victim's parents, Raymond and Jeanette Zimmerman, released by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, identified the man involved in the Monday incident as Gavin Paul Zimmerman, 19. "It is with deep sorrow and heavy hearts that we share the news of our son's passing from this Earth to return hom..
July 24, 2018

A ‘biblical disaster’: Greek official on wildfires that have killed 50

ABCNews.com(ATHENS, Greece) -- Twin fires raging through Greece have killed at least 74 people and injured more than 180, including 23 children, as wind-whipped flames swept through forestland, prompting scores of victims to flee to the sea via clogged roadways as they desperately tried to outrun the rapidly spreading inferno. As fires, which started about 5 p.m. local time Monday, burned out of control on either side of the Greek capital of Athens, cars and farms and forests were torched, with..
July 23, 2018

Suspect identified in Toronto mass shooting that leaves 2 dead, including 10-year-old girl: Police

ABCNews.com(TORONTO) -- A gunman opened fire on the streets of Toronto, killing two people -- a 10-year-old girl and 18-year-old girl -- wounding 13 others and sparking an outpouring of grief for the Canadian city. The suspected gunman, now identified as 29-year-old Faisal Hussain, is also dead, and much about the Sunday night shooting, including the motive, remains unknown. "It’s way too early to rule out anything," Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders said Monday. The 13 injured, ranging in ages..