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12 May 2014

"Sweet pea" - backyard urinals?

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Bakersfield, Calif. --- (KGET News) Californians are looking for ways to conserve water due to the state's ongoing drought.Now a Bakersfield man has invented a way guys can conserve at the can.It's ...

12 May 2014

New Jersey Boy Scout troops rescue Ann Curry

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Stony Point, N.Y. -- (WRC-TV) A group of New Jersey Boy Scouts visiting an upstate New York park rescued NBC News journalist Ann Curry after she broke her leg on a hike, making a splint and carryin ...

09 May 2014

Noah, Sophia are the top baby names of 2013

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United States - (Social Security Administration) Noah and Sophia are America's most popular baby names for 2013 Social Security announced Friday. It is the third year in a row that Sophia has been n ...

09 May 2014

Senior prank: no laughing matter

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Marion County, Ohio --- (WCMH News) Charges may be filed against five high school seniors who allegedly cut down 23 trees surrounding their school in Marion County, Ohio. According to the Marion Cou ...

09 May 2014

Magazine rejects weight-loss photo

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Illinois --- (KWQC News) After losing nearly half her body weight, one Illinois woman thought her biggest struggles with weight loss were behind her. That was until a picture she submitted to a heal ...

08 May 2014

Caught on cam: tornado destruction

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Tupelo, Miss. --- (NBC News) A Northern Mississippi church has released a video documenting the destruction caused by a massively violent tornado that struck their community in late April."It really ...

07 May 2014

Caught on cam: stowaway on tarmac

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(NBC News) A teenage stowaway who miraculously survived a 5  1/2 -hour flight from California to Hawaii is seen wobbling around the Hawaiian Airlines jet shortly after it landed in airport security ...

07 May 2014

Colorado boy charged in dad's murder

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Eagle County, Colo. --- (KUSA News) Colorado authorities have charged a 13-year-old boy with murder in the death of his father.The body of 50-year-old Joseph Kelly Jr. was discovered at his Gypsum h ...

06 May 2014

Dog mauls boy to death

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N.C. --- (WCNC News) An 18-month-old North Carolina boy is dead after being mauled by his grandfather's dog.Nyhiem Wilfong and a 5-year-old cousin were playing in their grandfather's backyard Sunday ...

06 May 2014

Cancer mom jailed

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Utica, Ohio --- (WCHM News) An Ohio woman accused of faking a cancer diagnosis for her 4-year-old son has been sentenced to 18 months in prison.Emily Creno, of Utica, pleaded no contest to felony ch ...