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6-Year-Old Dragged Nearly 600 Feet by School Bus After Backpack Got Caught in Door: 'Terrifying'
The school district told local outlets the school bus driver has been placed on leave
Woman Welcomes Baby Just Hours Before Graduation: 'My Sweet Face Decided to Make His Way on My Big Day'
“I thought I was gonna walk across the stage to get my degree, instead I got my baby,” said Dillard University graduate Jada Sayles
Civil War Soldier Gets Gravestone More Than 150 Years After 1863 Death: 'Makes You Feel Proud'
Atwood Young was killed during the Battle of Fort Wagner in South Carolina, his great-great-grandsons said
Taylor Swift Shares Her Best 'Life Hacks' in Nostalgic Speech as She Earns Honorary Doctorate from NYU
Swift received a Doctor of Fine Arts and served as a commencement speaker during the ceremony where she alluded to some of her hit songs
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus to Return in 2023 with Revamped Animal-Free Show
After a six-year hiatus, "The Greatest Show on Earth" will return next year without animal performers following years of criticism from animal rights activists

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​​18-Year-Old Dies in Sand Collapse on N.J. Beach: 'We Came to Try to Have a Family Vacation,' Mom Says
"They teens were reportedly digging a large hole when it collapsed and trapped both of them," police said of Levi Caverly and his sister, who was rescued
How Artist Stephanie Hongo Transforms Household Trash into Eco-Friendly Animal Masterpieces
Stephanie Hongo creates intricate sea creatures, realistic-looking jungle animals and other critters out of garbage ranging from old toothbrushes to retired hair dryers
13-Year-Old Utah Boy Dies After Getting 'Trapped Underneath' Sand Dune That 'Unexpectedly Collapsed'

“Park rangers believe he had been digging a tunnel in the side of a sand dune," authorities said of Ian Spendlove, 13