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Al Roker Runs Brooklyn Half Marathon, Gets Medal from Wife Deborah Roberts
Al Roker participated in Saturday's 13-mile event, which returned for the first time since 2019
N.Y.C. Mayor Eric Adams Declares State of Emergency to Prevent Baby Formula Price Gouging
"The nationwide infant formula shortage has caused unimaginable pain and anxiety for families across New York — and we must act with urgency," Mayor Adams wrote in his executive order
30-Year-Old Runner Dies at Brooklyn Half Marathon Finish Line, per FDNY
According to the New York City Fire Department, 16 runners were transported to local hospitals, with five in serious condition
Texas High School Senior Prank Causes 'Thousands of Dollars' in Damages, Shuts Down Classes
A supervised Post-it note prank at Memorial High School in Frisco, Texas, quickly devolved into deployed fire extinguishers, destruction, and paint splatter, according to school administrators
Sisters Ask Their Stepmom to Adopt Them in Emotional Surprise – See the Touching Video
"We met as friends and then she became mom and it was just, from the start, it was like love at first sight,” Gabriella Ruvolo said of her and her twin sister’s stepmom, Becky
Her Dad's Body Was Missing for 27 Years. An Intrepid Police Investigator Solved the Mystery: 'Never Give Up'
Lizzy Evans' dad died by suicide in 1994, but his body — buried in a public cemetery with no ID — wasn't identified until 2020. She now has his ashes

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Missing Ariz. Hiker Found Dead 'Far Away from Civilization' — and His Dog, Who Survived, Was by His Side
Donald Hayes, 74, was found dead on Mingus Mountain alongside his dog Ranger, who was rescued
1-Year-Old Calif. Boy Dies After Dad Accidentally Runs Him Over in Driveway
"It's one of those calls you never want to get," said California Highway Patrol Officer Javier Navarro
Soldier Comes Back from Deployment and Surprises Sister at Her College Graduation — See the Emotional Reunion

Central Michigan University graduate LaDyra Lyte thought her brother wouldn't be able to attend her commencement ceremony, but he was actually just a few feet away