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David Hockney pool painting soars to $90 million, record for living artist

David Hockney pool painting soars to $  90 million, record for living artistAn iconic 1972 painting by British artist David Hockney soared to $ 90.3 million at Christie’s on Thursday, smashing the record for the highest price ever paid at auction for a work by a living artist. With Christie’s commission, “Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures),” surpassed the auction house’s pre-sale estimate of about $ 80 million, following a bidding war between two determined would-be buyers once the work hit $ 70 million. The previous record for a work by a living artist was held by Jeff Koons’ sculpture “Balloon Dog,” which sold for $ 58.4 million in 2013.



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Report: SC woman hit black teen and told him to leave pool because 'he didn't belong'

Report: SC woman hit black teen and told him to leave pool because 'he didn't belong'A South Carolina woman has been charged with assault after she was recorded hitting a teenager at a neighboorhood pool and then assaulting deputies when they tried to arrest her.



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Family startled to find rattlesnakes hiding inside pool noodle

Family startled to find rattlesnakes hiding inside pool noodleAn Arizona fire department took to social media on Saturday to share an



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Black Texas Teenager Brutalized In 2015 Finally Gets Her Pool Party

Black Texas Teenager Brutalized In 2015 Finally Gets Her Pool PartyFor Dajerria Becton, Saturday will mark the end of a terrible period in her



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2-Year-Old Gets Through Pool Safety Gate With Ease to Highlight Importance of Child Supervision

2-Year-Old Gets Through Pool Safety Gate With Ease to Highlight Importance of Child SupervisionThe Wyman family posted the video to Facebook to show the importance of keeping a close eye on your children around the pool.



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Bode Miller's Daughter Wandered Off and Fell Into Swimming Pool in Matter of Moments, Authorities Say

Bode Miller's Daughter Wandered Off and Fell Into Swimming Pool in Matter of Moments, Authorities Say19-month-old Emeline was not in the pool long when she was discovered Saturday.



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Bode Miller’s 19-month-old daughter dies after drowning in pool

Bode Miller’s 19-month-old daughter dies after drowning in poolOlympic champion Bode Miller confirmed on Instagram that his daughter Emeline passed away in an accidental drowning on Sunday, writing “we are beyond devastated.”



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Olympian Bode Miller's 19-Month-Old Daughter Dies After Drowning in Pool

Olympian Bode Miller's 19-Month-Old Daughter Dies After Drowning in PoolBode Miller is mourning the tragic death of his youngest child, 19-month-old daughter Emeline Grier Miller.



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Mom Accused Of Driving Minivan With Son And Plastic Pool Tied To Top

Mom Accused Of Driving Minivan With Son And Plastic Pool Tied To TopA mother in Wisconsin is facing a felony charge of recklessly endangering safety after she allegedly strapped her 9-year-old son to the top of a minivan on top of a plastic pool.



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California wildfires: Woman dies in husband's arms while hiding in swimming pool

California wildfires: Woman dies in husband's arms while hiding in swimming poolA woman died in her husband’s arms after hiding in a swimming pool to try and escape from the devastating wildfires that have struck northern California. Armando and Carmen Berriz took shelter in the pool, floating with their mouths and noses poking out of the water to breathe. As reported by CNN, their daughter Monica Ocon said: “Everybody loved her.



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