U.S. & World News

20 November 2014

More Americans traveling for the holiday's

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AAA says more people will likely hit the roadways for Thanksgiving, thanks to lower gas prices and a healthier economyAt least 46,000,000 Americans will be traveling next week, that's a 3% increase ...

20 November 2014

Stranded in the snow

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Buffalo, N.Y. -- (NBC News)  More snow fell Thursday afternoon in in upstate New York. Residents near Buffalo got a few hours of sunshine before the most recent wave of lake-effect snow started to ...

20 November 2014

Gunman dead in FSU shooting

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Tallahassee, Fla. --- (NBC News) A gunman is dead after opening fire inside Florida State University's Strozier Library overnight.Three people were wounded in the attack before police confronted and ...

19 November 2014

Father accused of using daughter as drug mule

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In Colombia, a father allegedly attempted to use his 11 year old daughter as a drug "mule" by having her swallow capsules of cocaine.According to news affiliate Cablenoticias, one of the 104 capsule ...

19 November 2014

Clark County bans panhandling on streets

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Clark County, Wash. – (KGW News) Clark County has banned panhandlers on streets. County commissioners approved an ordinance Tuesday forbidding people from soliciting on public roadways. The ordina ...

19 November 2014

Portable showers bring drought relief to California residents

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Porterville, Calif. --- (KSEE)  Porterville, California residents left without running water by the state's ongoing drought can now shower near their homes.The Tulare County Office of Emergency Ser ...

19 November 2014

Immigration: waiting for reform

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(KGW)  As the battle over immigration reform rages in Washington, D.C., thousands are watching carefully.Sisters Isaura and Ines Pena are outspoken advocates of change.They are U.S. citizens, born ...

18 November 2014

Latest jobs report indicates state hiring increase

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Ore. --- According to the latest jobs report, state hiring grew to its strongest level in almost two decades.In all, Oregon employers added 9,900 jobs in October; the Oregon Employment Department sa ...

15 November 2014

Turkeys terrorize neighborhood

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(WHDH)  Residents of a Brookline neighborhood are on the lookout for turkeys, and not just the best deals at their local grocery store.A flock of turkeys has been harassing residents and even attac ...

15 November 2014

Super-heroic inspiration

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(NECN)  In a blue cape and a mask, Anthony Smith isn't dressed for Halloween. The outfit is what he must wear to work every day.When asked if he is a superhero, the 6-year-old simply replies, "Yeah ...