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27 May 2015

Idaho man survives lightening strike

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Nampa, Idaho --- (KTVB) The odds of getting struck by a bolt of lightning in the U.S. are about one in 700,000 people a year, based on deaths and injuries.This Memorial Day weekend, it happened to o ...

27 May 2015

FDA approves study on ecstasy for therapy

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Calif. --- It’s been known for years as a party drug, but now ecstasy is the focus of a mental health study. The Food and Drug Administration is allowing a team of California psychotherapists to e ...

26 May 2015

Family missing in wake of floods

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Wimberley, Texas -- (KXAN)  Eight people from two different families remain missing in Wimberley, Texas following flooding Saturday night.  Julie Shields said she was on the phone with her sister ...

26 May 2015

Couple's wedding photo goes viral

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Asheville, N.C. -- (WYFF) U.S. Marine Corps Corporal Caleb Earwood and his bride Maggie didn't want to see each other before they walked down the aisle on Saturday, but they did want to pray togeth ...

26 May 2015

Texas floods worsen

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Central, Texas -- (NBC News)  Twelve people are still missing in central Texas as deadly flooding continues. Eight people have died and three dozen counties across the area are in a State of Emerge ...

25 May 2015

Honoring fallen heroes

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Millions of Americans will pause today to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty. A presidential proclamation has designated a national moment of remembrance on this Memori ...

23 May 2015

Old guard posts Arlington flags

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(NBC News)  A solemn annual ceremony marks the observance of Memorial Day weekend at Arlington National Cemetery.  For the 60th year, soldiers from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, known as the "Ol ...

23 May 2015

Surprise tenant shocks homeowner

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(WJAC)  An elderly Bedford, Pennsylvania woman living on the lower floor of her two-story house was surprised to discover a stranger living on her second floor. "They heard a noise upstairs and the ...

23 May 2015

School slap session outrages parents

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(KPRC)  Parents of a child at Houston, Texas' Frank Black Middle School are outraged after they say their son was slapped by several students and that their son's teacher gave the order. Skyler Nor ...

23 May 2015

North Dakota town cancels Memorial Day parade

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(KVLY)  Memorial Day will be quieter this year in Valley City, North Dakota. The town's annual parade has been canceled.  Firefighters, Boy Scouts and veterans won't wave to the crowds. Veterans f ...