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05 December 2014

Hit & run hate crime?

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(KSHB)  A 15-year-old boy is dead and another injured following a hit-and-run incident that Kansas City, Missouri police say may be a targeted hate crime. The two teens were entering a car Thursday ...

04 December 2014

More military sexual assaults reported

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(NBC News)  The Pentagon revealed Thursday that  reported sexual assaults in the military rose again to nearly 6,000 this year.    Still, military officials say the despicable crime is now actua ...

04 December 2014

Garner decision sparks protests

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New York, N.Y. -- (NBC News)  Protesters streamed into the streets of New York and other cities across the country Wednesday evening following a grand jury's decision not to indict a police officer ...

03 December 2014

UPS vs. Pregnant Driver

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Washington D.C., -- (NBCNC)  When former UPS driver Peggy Young was pregnant with her daughter in 2006, UPS refused to give her light duty, even though her doctor advised her not to lift 70 pound p ...

02 December 2014

Danger on the toy aisle?

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(NBC News)  The U.S. Public Interest Research Group, or PIRG, released it's annual "Trouble in Toyland" report on Monday. Most of their highlighted toys include choking hazards and levels of toxins ...

02 December 2014

Atheist billboard raises eyebrows

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Milwaukee, Wis. -- (WTMJ)  Controversy is swirling surrounding a billboard along I-94 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The ad shows a little girl making her Christmas wish list with the tag line; "Skip chu ...

01 December 2014

Hammer slaying shocks community

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St. Louis, Mo. -- (KSDK)  A wife wants justice and a St. Louis, Missouri community wants to feel safe after a brutal murder. 32-year-old Zemir Begic was killed early Sunday morning after police say ...

01 December 2014

Dog takes bullet for family

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Atlanta, Ga. -- (WXIA)  They say all dogs go to heaven. That will be especially true for one German Shepherd in Atlanta, Georgia. Not so sure, though, about the man who killed the dog while firing ...

29 November 2014

Lights out for squirrels

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(WLWT)  The Cincinnati Zoo is dealing with a unique problem regarding their Festival of Lights event.  Zoo officials say squirrels are gnawing on the light display and turning once bright areas of ...

29 November 2014

Special delivery!

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(KECI)  Subzero temperatures, icy roads, and a remote area were the circumstances surrounding a young Philipsburg, Montana couple about to have a baby.Unable to make it to the hospital in Anaconda, ...