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Man shot in head, killed in Harvey

Five people — including three newborn babies — were stabbed at an overnight day care center inside a New York City home early Friday, and a woman who had slashed her wrist and was found in the basement was taken into custody, police said. The victims were listed in critical but stable condition.

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A man was shot to death Saturday afternoon in south suburban Harvey.

About 4:30 p.m., 22-year-old James Thomas was shot in the head in the 15700 block of Paulina Street, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Thomas was taken to Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey, where he was pronounced dead at 6:12 p.m., the medical examiner’s office. He lived in Harvey.

A spokesman for Harvey police didn’t immediately respond to a request for additional information about the fatal shooting.