‘Jeopardy!’ contestant dies before show airs


A “Jeopardy!” contestant who achieved her dream of appearing on the show has passed away just a week before the episode is due to air, her partner said. Cindy Stowell, a science content developer from Austin, Texas, died early Monday…

South Korean President Park Geun-hye faces impeachment vote


South Korean lawmakers voted overwhelmingly on Friday to impeach President Park Geun-hye over an influence-peddling scandal, setting the stage for her to become the country’s first elected leader to be expelled from office in disgrace.The Constitutional Court must now decide…

Students sickened by gummy bears, hospitalized

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NAPERVILLE, Ill. – Several students at a suburban Chicago high school who became sick after eating gummy bears laced with an unknown substance have been hospitalized. “This candy made those students both uncomfortable and sick,” according to a statement from…