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GRAPHIC VIDEO WARNING: CA woman loses limbs, nearly dies after discount plastic surgery

By Traci Tamura and Kyung Lah- CNN LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- She's not gonna make it. We give her 24 hours.

MI soccer referee dies after punch from player

By Zachary Slater- CNN (CNN) -- A Michigan referee of an adult-league soccer match died Tuesday, two days after being punched in the head by a player, authorities said.

New CDC study finds wide discrepancy in where opiod painkillers are prescribed

Treatment of severe pain may not depend on how badly you feel, but where you live.

Obama Administration tries to decide what to do with women & children from Central America

Tensions are rising at the border. The Obama Administration is trying to figure out what to do with hundreds of women and children from Central America who were blocked from entering a facility in California.

Obama to Republicans: 'So sue me'

By Dana Davidsen- CNN (CNN) -- President Barack Obama dared Republicans to follow through on their threats to bring a lawsuit against his administration over his use of executive action.

Feds warn states: Road construction money running out

By Mike M. Ahlers and Rene Marsh- CNN

FL firefighters rescue dog, 7 puppies from sweltering U-Haul truck

A Florida man was arrested Sunday for leaving a litter of seven pit bull puppies inside a moving truck for 45 minutes - on a 97-degree day.

'Community' gets new life on Yahoo

By Brian Stelter- CNN

Burning train rains fire on Indiana river

Fire crews remained near a bridge separating New Albany, Indiana and Louisville, Kentucky overnight Monday, putting out hotspots after over the Ohio River raged for hours.

'Nightmare nanny': Family was the nightmare, not me

By Shelby Lin Erdman- CNN (CNN) -- She's been called "the nightmare nanny" for refusing to leave the home of the family that hired -- then fired -- her, but now Diane Stretton is speaking out for the first time.

Tropical Storm Arthur forms off FL

By Ed Payne- CNN (CNN) -- [Breaking news update at 11:03 a.m. ET] Tropical Storm Arthur has formed off eastern Florida, the National Hurricane Center said Tuesday.

President Obama to act on immigration without Congress

President Obama said Monday he'll use executive action to move forward on immigration reform without Congress. The move comes in the midst of an escalating crisis on the U.S. border involving unaccompanied children.

American College of Physicians recommends ending yearly pelvic exams for most healthy women

Routine check-ups with a gynecologist may no longer include something women have come to expect during visits: The pelvic exam.

With Congress out of town, Obama delivers "get tough" speech on immigration

A California town is protesting waves of immigrant women and children being shipped to their border patrol station. The Texas facility that's been holding unaccompanied children is overwhelmed.