Mom of Child Who Died in Hot SUV Is Living a 'Nightmare,' Lawyer Says

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_9721e4a850.jpgPhotodisc/Thinkstock (MARIETTA, Ga.) -- The Georgia mom whose husband is accused of killing their son by leaving him in a scorching SUV is "living every parent's nightmare," her lawyer said Tuesday. "The child she bore and loved every moment has died," attorney Lawrence Zimmerman said in a statement of his client Leanna Harris, whose 22-month-old son Cooper died on June 18.

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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist Jose Antonio Vargas Released

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_f2c0041b6b.jpgPhotodisc/Thinkstock (McALLEN, Texas) -- America’s most famous undocumented immigrant, former Washington Post reporter and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas, has been released after being taken into custody by the Border Patrol in McAllen, Texas. Vargas, who made a movie about his limbo status in the United States and came out publicly as an undocumented immigrant, has previously said he knew he was subject to deportation.

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Shoppers Rescue Toddlers Left in Hot Car

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_2d14e2dccd.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (HOUSTON) -- Shoppers who noticed two young children trapped inside a hot car in Houston smashed open the vehicle's windows to rescue them, witnesses said. Gabriel Del Valle, who was working in a store at the strip mall where the incident occurred, said someone came rushing into his store Monday, saying there were children stuck in a parked car.

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Toddler Saves Elderly Man Locked Inside Hot Car

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_171e7f9d0b.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (KNOXVILLE, Tenn.) -- A fast-acting 3-year-old came to an elderly man’s rescue in Tennessee after he spotted the man trapped inside a hot car as temperatures inside the vehicle reached over 120 degrees. While waiting for his wife to come back from an event at the Vestal Baptist Church in Knoxville last Saturday, Bob King, 68, found himself trapped in his car after the doors automatically locked.

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Illinois Man Trapped in Jail for 31 Hours Sues for Trauma

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_f70eff05ef.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (CHICAGO) -- An Illinois man who was accidentally imprisoned behind a jail's steel door for 31 hours is suing for negligence and trauma. Farad Polk visited Cook County Jail, where his son is an inmate, on July 5. The guards told Polk to have a seat in a waiting area down the hall, Polk says. When he entered the room -- an area of the jail that was under renovation -- the heavy, steel doors slammed behind him, turning the visitor into a prisoner.

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