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Vicki Gardner is recovering following two surgeries after she was shot in the back.

1969-12-31 17:00:00 -0700

Truck in which migrants were found dead is prepared to be towed away on a motorway near ParndorfIt's the latest tragedy involving migrants desperately trying to reach Europe.

2015-08-28 01:57:30 -0600

A couple walks on a pier under cloudy skies as Tropical Storm Erika approaches the island in Naguabo, Puerto Rico, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Erika was expected to move near Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands on Thursday and be near or just north of the Dominican Republic on Friday as it heads toward Florida early next week, possibly as a hurricane. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo)SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika lashed Puerto Rico early Friday with heavy rains and wind after killing four people and causing devastating floods in the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, where several people remained missing.

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