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Connecticut Boy's Death in Hot Car Is Ruled a Homicide
New York Times
The death of a 15-month-old boy who was left alone for hours in a hot car in Connecticut last month has been ruled a homicide, the Connecticut state medical examiner's office said on Thursday. After a six-week investigation, officials at the medical ...
Death of Baby Left in Hot Car Ruled a HomicideNBC Connecticut
Connecticut Toddler's Death in Hot Car a HomicideABC News
Death of Connecticut child left in hot car ruled a homicideCNN

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At least 17 children have died after being left in hot cars this year. A look ...
Washington Post
Who leaves a child in a hot car? Parents on their way to work sometimes do it. So do parents who are rushing to the restroom or tackling odds and ends around the house. Sometimes, drowsy parents nod off; sometimes, the parent (allegedly) smokes pot ...

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The Troubling Facts Behind Children Dying In Hot Cars
Huffington Post
Laws can only do so much to prevent accidents, and about 38 children die after being left unattended in a hot car each year in the United States, according to a research by Jan Null, a meteorologist and adjunct professor at San Francisco State University.

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Death of Connecticut boy left in hot car ruled a homicide
Reuters
(Reuters) - A 15-month-old Connecticut boy's death in a hot car last month was ruled a homicide Thursday by the chief state medical examiner's office. Benjamin Seitz, of Ridgefield, died of “hyperthermia due to environmental exposure” on July 7 after ...

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Kids more likely to die outside of hot cars vs. leaving them in one
New York Post
If you're a normal, harried parent, chances are good that you've fantasized about committing this unspeakable act. Maybe you've even tried it. Just once! (Or twice.) But you'd never admit it to a soul. You left your child, alone, in the back seat of ...

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Kids Left In Hot Cars: Why Technology And (Your) Creativity Are Needed To ...
Co.Create
While I wholeheartedly applaud these creators' efforts and I wish they could find success, their solutions lack the big-name-company credibility to get something like this off of the manufacturing conveyor belt and into cars across the country. Parents ...

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USA TODAY

Teen inventor's aim: No more baby hot-car deaths
USA TODAY
If it were up to teenager Alissa Chavez there'd be no more children unintentionally left to die in hot cars. Chavez hopes to end these tragedies with The Hot Seat, an alert system she created as an eighth-grader for her Albuquerque school's science ...

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Can technology help stop hot-car deaths involving children?
ABC30.com
Forty-four children died last year from heat stroke inside cars. Accidentally leaving a child behind in a hot car has happened to parents from all walks of life -- a CEO of a hospital, a vice principal, a preacher and so many others. Fatigue, anxiety ...

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KSHB

People keep leaving children in hot cars. This teen thinks her invention can help.
Washington Post
The unthinkable keeps happening. The 18th hot car death of the year was recorded Thursday — on the same day that a national public service campaign kicked off to warn parents about the dangers of leaving kids in hot cars. In the latest awful incident, ...
Kids and Cars reminds people how to prevent leaving children in hot carsKSHB
Editorial: Summer heat proves deadly to kids left in carsTopeka Capital Journal

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NorthJersey.com

Hot rods & classic cars on display in Newark's historic neighborhood
NorthJersey.com
Parsippany resident Jose Cohen, treasurer of the Mt. Prospect Partnership (MPP), invites all to the second annual Hot Rod and Classic Car Show on Mt. Prospect Avenue in Newark's historic Forest Hill neighborhood on Sunday, Sept. 7, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m..

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