U.S. & World News

23 February 2015

Disney raises park ticket prices

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It’s going to cost you a little more to visit the 'happiest place on earth'.Walt Disney has officially raised its prices at U.S. theme parks. For those 10-years-old and over, a one-day ticket for ...

23 February 2015

California girl scouts robber says he needed money to feed his heroin habit

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Updated 1:30 p.m.) NBC Bay Area -- The man accused of robbing cookie-selling Girl Scouts of their profits told NBC Bay Area in an exclusive jailhouse interview Monday that he ripped off the 10-yea ...

23 February 2015

FBI searching for "Black Hat Bandits"

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Wash. --- The FBI is offering a reward of up to $30,000 to help them catch a pair of DC area bank robbers dubbed "The Black Hat Bandits".The crew of at least two men, sporting black hats, fake beard ...

21 February 2015

Help wanted: bathroom czar

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(KING)  Still trying to solve the bathroom problem for its drivers, Seattle's Metro Transit is looking for a "comfort station coordinator." Metro was fined last year for failing to allow adequate b ...

21 February 2015

Haircut "fix" outrages mom

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(KCBD)  A Plainview, Texas mother is asking questions after she said an assistant principal drew on her son's head with a marker. Monica Esquivel says that her son, Kobi, has had the same haircut f ...

21 February 2015

Gun-toting girl thwarts burglars

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(WEYI)  11-year old Reese typically doesn't have too much going on when she gets home from school. "Just sitting here watching TV," she says from the living room of her rural North Branch Township, ...

20 February 2015

Breyers ice cream recall

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NBC News -- Breyers has issued a nationwide recall and allergy alert of one specific product.One and a half quarter containers of Breyers no sugar added salted caramel swirl is being recalled. The i ...

20 February 2015

Tuskegee airman honored

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(WDIV)  He shot down German planes as a fighter pilot with the Tuskegee Airmen during World War II, but after the war, when Harry Stewart tried to get a job as a commercial airline pilot, he was tu ...

20 February 2015

Controversial comments

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

N.Y. --- (NBC News) The three-day White House summit on violent extremism is over, but critics are still buzzing about what President Obama said - and did not say. Former New York Mayor Rudy Giulian ...

20 February 2015

Study show eating habits worsen

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

A new study reveals the diets of people around the world are getting worse, instead of better.  Researchers looked at the eating habits of almost 90% of the global population between 1990 and 2010. ...