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10 October 2014

Governor Kitzhaber reacts to Hayes' confession

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Ore. --- Governor John Kitzhaber says he was caught off guard by his fiancé’s admission of an illegal marriage in her past.Oregon's first lady Cylvia Hayes admitted yesterday to helping an 18 yea ...

09 October 2014

"Suicide contract" infuriates mom

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Ala. --- (WPMI)  An Alabama mother is furious that her 5-year-old daughter was forced to sign a school contract stating she wouldn't kill herself or anyone else at school.School officials told Rebe ...

09 October 2014

Pastor issues shocking confession

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Montgomery, Ala. --- (WSFA)  A Montgomery, Alabama pastor has been removed from his church after a series of shocking confessions from the pulpit.Former pastor Juan Demetrius McFarland confessed fr ...

09 October 2014

Mountain lion caught on camera

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San Jose, Calif. --- An usual visitors shows up outside a home in San Jose, California.David Tang used his home's surveillance camera to capture images of this 75-pound mountain lion milling around ...

08 October 2014

Mom, boyfriend accused of putting booze in disabled boy's IV

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Caledonia County, Vermont -- (NBC News) A woman and her boyfriend were due to appear in court Wednesday on charges they put alcohol in her disabled 13-year-old son's IV tube, contributing to his dea ...

08 October 2014

Dunan loses Ebola fight

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Dallas, Texas --- (NBC News)  Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person to be diagnosed with the deadly virus in the United States, has died.Duncan arrived from his native Liberia on Septe ...

07 October 2014

New study shows 60% of cell phone users are addicted to their phone

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College students appear to really like spending time on their cell phones. Baylor University researchers surveyed more than 150 college students -- they found nearly 60% admitted they may have a cel ...

07 October 2014

90% of waitresses are victims of sexual harrassment

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At least 90% of women in tipped positions at restaurants report being victims of some form of sexual harassment.That’s according to a new report on the restaurant industry conducted by a non-profi ...

07 October 2014

Delware mom arrested after 4 year old daughter gives heroin to kids at daycare

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Deleware -- (NBC News) A Delaware mother was arrested after her 4-year-old daughter brought over 200 bags of heroin to school and passed them out to other children at a local daycare, thinking they ...

07 October 2014

Road Risk: Hands-Free Devices

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(NBC News) Distracted driving crashes killed 3,328 people across the United States last year according to AAA. Now new research indicates that hands free devices for cars and some dashboard infotai ...