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21 May 2015

Possible charges in California oil spill

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Santa Barbara, Calif. --- (NBC News) California Governor Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency along one of the country's most scenic coastline's after 105,000 gallons of oil leaked from a r ...

21 May 2015

California lake closes to boaters

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Calif. --- (KCRA)  More water is being released from California's Folsom Lake to help reduce salinity in the Delta.The Bureau of Reclamation increased water flows from Folsom Dam early Wednesday mo ...

21 May 2015

Census numbers show Portland growing

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Portland, Ore. --- More people are moving to Portland, that's according to new census numbers.Portland is now the 28th most populous city in the country.The Census Department estimates the city has ...

21 May 2015

California Highway Patrol investigating fatal crash in Crescent City

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Crescent City, Calif. --- Wet roads and high speeds are believed to be responsible for a fatal accident in Crescent City.California Highway Patrol says Walter Lindstorm from Humbolt county was drivi ...

21 May 2015

"Red Nose Day" arrives!

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(NBC)  Folks in the United States might still be getting used to the red noses, but "Red Nose Day" is a 30 year television tradition in the United Kingdom, an annual comedy and music event that's r ...

21 May 2015

Omaha officer gunned down

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Omaha, Neb. --- (WOWT)  An Omaha, Nebraska police officer is dead after being shot by a suspect Wednesday afternoon.Witnesses reported hearing about 15 gunshots in two bursts and seeing CPR perform ...

21 May 2015

Bin Laden documents released

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(NBC News)  The Obama administration has released what it calls a "treasure trove" of Osama Bin Laden's documents.   The material seized by Seal Team Six in the raid that killed Bin Laden reveals ...

21 May 2015

Washington state teen uses stuffed tiger as car ornament

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Wash. --- A Washington state teenager gave his neighbors a shock on Monday, May 18th, as he was driving around with a stuffed toy tiger on his car, but some people couldn't tell it wasn't real. Conn ...

21 May 2015

Airbag recall: What's next?

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A major automotive recall could mean the vehicle in your driveway may not be as safe as expected. Airbag manufacturer Takata is recalling millions of vehicles because of a possible defect that coul ...

20 May 2015

Stay-at-home dad rejected from joining a California mother's club

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Burlingame, Calif. -- (NBC Bay Area - KNTV) A stay-at-home dad says a Bay Area moms' group told him he’s unwelcome because he is heterosexual. Haran Yaffe runs a start-up from home so he can be w ...