U.S. & World News

06 July 2015

Flag removal clears first hurdle

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South Carolina -- (NBC News)  South Carolina lawmakers are one step closer to removing the Confederate flag from State House grounds.  State Senators voted Monday 37 to three in favor of moving t ...

06 July 2015

TSA implementing new security precautions overseas

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TSA says security screeners at overseas airports may ask U.S. bound passengers to turn on their electronic devices to prove they aren't explosives.  They won't allow devices without power on to boa ...

06 July 2015

One dead after firework accident in Maine

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Calais, MN -- (WCSH) One person is dead after a fireworks mishap Saturday night. Twenty-two-year-old Devon Staples died instantly when he put a fireworks mortar on his head and set it off, said Mai ...

06 July 2015

Several fans and NASCAR driver Austin Dillon injured in crash

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Daytona Beach, Fla. -- The Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400 race at Daytona International Speedway overnight ended in a scary moment for both drivers and fans.  A huge crash occurred as the cars crossed t ...

06 July 2015

Fans celebrate US women's soccer team World Cup victory over Japan

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With chants of "U-S-A", U.S. soccer fans poured into the streets of Vancouver, Canada to celebrate on Sunday evening. The women's national soccer team beat Japan 5-2 in the final after taking a 4-0 ...

04 July 2015

New device protects K9 cops

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(WKYC)  Police are now using a new device to protect K9s from being left behind in a hot police car. It's called the Hot-N-Pop Pro by Ace K9. The device alerts the officer if he doesn't let the dog ...

04 July 2015

Make those fireworks photos pop!

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(NBC News)  Fireworks are part of the July 4th tradition, and capturing those bursts can be a challenge on a smart phone. Fortunately, some handy tricks and tips can help you get the perfect shot. ...

30 June 2015

Daily Table Supermarket Specializes in Food Past Its Prime

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Boston, Mass. --- (NBC News) At first glance, the Daily Table looks just like any small grocery store. But a closer scan of prices can trigger double-takes — 29 cents a pound for bananas, a buck m ...

30 June 2015

"Church of Cannabis" will worship without weed

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Indianapolis, Indiana --- (WTHR)  The First Church of Cannabis announced Monday it will host its first service in Indianapolis, Indiana Wednesday without the use of cannabis.The church's leader, Bi ...

30 June 2015

Mob boss offers teens advice

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(NECN)  Former South Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger, convicted in 11 killings and other crimes during the 1970s and '80s, has expressed remorse and regret about his life in an unprecedente ...