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25 November 2014

Florida police uncover high school prostitution ring

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Venice, Fla. --- (NBC News) A Florida high school student is accused of running a prostitution ring that involved selling underage girls for money and alcohol, authorities said. Alexa Nicole De Arm ...

25 November 2014

Toddler shoots mom

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Tulsa, Okla. --- (KJRH)  A Tulsa, Oklahoma woman is dead after her toddler son accidentally shot her in the head. police say.The 26-year-old woman was pronounced dead at an area hospital just after ...

25 November 2014

Ferguson: damage from above

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Ferguson, Mo. --- (KSDK)  Violent protests raged for hours Monday night after it was announced that a grand jury has chosen not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Micha ...

24 November 2014

Ferguson braces for decision

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(NBC News)  The grand jury hearing the case of Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Missouri police officer who shot and killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown, has reached a decision. An announcement on wh ...

24 November 2014

UVA suspends fraternities after rape report

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Charlottesville, Va. --- The University of Virginia has suspended all fraternities on campus until January, as allegations surface of gang-rapes at frat parties. University President Teresa Sullivan ...

22 November 2014

Rare trophy: a doe with antlers?

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(KARK)  A normal day in the woods took an unusual turn for one Arkansas family. Terry Byrd and his 72-year-old mother Maxine were hunting near their Ida home Wednesday when Maxine bagged what appea ...

22 November 2014

Salvation army: digital donating

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(WSLS)  The Salvation Army is trying a new method of donating this holiday season.QR codes, which are a kind of bar code, are posted next to the red kettles. People scan the QR code using a smartph ...

22 November 2014

Holiday travel: pets on the road

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(NBC News)  More than 24 million Americans are expected to travel by plane over Thanksgiving, and some will have company of the four-legged variety."We know that a lot of people want to bring their ...

22 November 2014

Service dogs stolen

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(KSEE)  Karen Rolling's three dogs are a necessary tool for survival for both she and her husband Kenny."He has PTSD from an auto accident, severe depression and a heart condition. Boxcar can sense ...

22 November 2014

Snow turns deadly

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(NBC News)  Residents in the Buffalo area are starting to dig out after several days of lake-effect snow buried communities under several feet of snow.The epic snowstorm has claimed at least 13 liv ...