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A 12-year-old boy died after a sand tunnel he was building on a New Jersey beach collapsed on him. The boy and his brother were building the tunnel. Lifeguards got the boy out of the sand and performed CPR, but the boy died after he was taken to a hospital.
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"Our intensive investigation and testing has identified the area of concern, and we are moving as quickly as possible to repair vehicles for our customers. In the meantime, it is extremely important that affected customers not ignore this recall and immediately contact their dealer." – Statement from Ford’s Ray Nevi after the automaker recalled 11,500 1.6-liter 2013 Escape SUVs. The company said people who own the vehicle should stop driving it immediately, because a fuel line problem could cause a fire.
Hot videos: Zimmerman says Trayvon Martin shooting was ‘God's plan’
The Florida neighborhood watch volunteer at the center of a national firestorm over racial profiling, crime and gun rights gave his first television interview Wednesday.
Trayvon Martin's parents react to Zimmerman interview
Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton -- the parents of Trayvon Martin -- reacted to comments made by George Zimmerman in an interview on Fox News.
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