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Death of toddler at store probed

Posted: June 30, 2014 at 3:52 a.m.

PHILADELPHIA — Authorities on Sunday were investigating how a metal security grate detached and fell from the facade of an Italian ice shop, killing a 3-year-old girl in front of dozens of people who tried to rescue her.

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, center, marches in the Gay Pride Parade in New York, Sunday, June 29, 2014. Fifth Avenue became one big rainbow on Sunday, as thousands of participants waving multicolored flags made their way down the street for New York City's annual Gay Pride march. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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9 wounded in Bourbon Street shooting

CORRECTS ACTIVITY SHOWN IN SCENE - Authorities continue working the scene along Bourbon Street after a shooting, early Sunday, June 29, 2014, in New Orleans. Nine people were shot on Bourbon Street in New Orleans' celebrated French Quarter, leaving at least one person in critical condition. (AP Photo/NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune, Benjamin Alexander-Bloch) MAGS OUT; NO SALES; USA TODAY OUT; THE BATON ROUGE ADVOCATE OUT

NEW ORLEANS -- Two men exchanged gunfire early Sunday on the city's always crowded Bourbon Street in the celeb... Read »