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30 June 2015

Daily Table Supermarket Specializes in Food Past Its Prime

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Boston, Mass. --- (NBC News) At first glance, the Daily Table looks just like any small grocery store. But a closer scan of prices can trigger double-takes — 29 cents a pound for bananas, a buck m ...

30 June 2015

"Church of Cannabis" will worship without weed

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Indianapolis, Indiana --- (WTHR)  The First Church of Cannabis announced Monday it will host its first service in Indianapolis, Indiana Wednesday without the use of cannabis.The church's leader, Bi ...

30 June 2015

Mob boss offers teens advice

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(NECN)  Former South Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger, convicted in 11 killings and other crimes during the 1970s and '80s, has expressed remorse and regret about his life in an unprecedente ...

30 June 2015

Wal-Mart apologies for baking cake decorated with ISIS flag

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Slidell, La. --- (NBC News) Wal-Mart has apologized for baking a cake decorated with the ISIS flag. The cake was ordered from a Wal-Mart in Slidell, Louisiana. The customer said he had been denied a ...

29 June 2015

Photographer captures image of Orca teaching calf to hunt

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(KING5 News) Photographer Jim Stiles captured an incredible moment on a whale watching excursion in the San Juan Islands on Saturday. Stiles said the group watched and gently followed a pod of tran ...

29 June 2015

California Legislature Passes Strict School Vaccine Bill

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Calif. --- (NBC News) California lawmakers have passed a contentious bill that would impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country after a series of emotionally charged debates. ...

29 June 2015

Court: lethal injections will continue

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Okla. --- (NBC News)  The Supreme Court on Monday upheld a controversial lethal injection drug linked to several botched executions.By a vote of 5-4, the justices ruled that Oklahoma and other stat ...

29 June 2015

Escapees planned for Mexico

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N.Y. --- (NBC News)  The manhunt for two escaped killers in upstate New York ended dramatically Sunday when David Sweat was shot and captured by police.While the search for Sweat and Richard Matt, ...

29 June 2015

NBC Cuts Business Ties with Donald Trump Over Immigration Remarks

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(NBC News) NBC is ending its business relationship with Donald Trump over his recent comments about Mexican immigrants. "At NBC, respect and dignity for all people are cornerstones of our values," ...

29 June 2015

Three Killed When Plane Slams Into Massachusetts House

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Plainville, Mass. --- (NBC News) Four people safely escaped after a small plane slammed into their house in Plainville, Massachusetts, but the three people in the plane were killed, state police sai ...