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12 September 2014

Police prank investigation

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Ferndale, Mich. ---  (WDIV) Three Ferndale officers are under investigation for a prank gone wrong.  The ordeal started with a dog being brought to the Ferndale police department that was not want ...

11 September 2014

FDA approves new weight loss pill

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new weight loss pill for only the third time in the last decade.Contrave, which works by decreasing appetite, was approved for people who are obese or ...

11 September 2014

ISIS: U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley and Congressman Greg Walden react

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

President Obama last night for the first time said he's authorized U.S. airstrikes against ISIS militants in Syria.Capitol Hill has been buzzing for weeks about how the U.S. should interfere with th ...

11 September 2014

School spanking leaves bruises

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Newton, Texas --- (KBMT)  A Newton, Texas mother says her 7th grade some came home with welts and a bruise after being paddled at school."Nothing like this has ever happened to my kid before," said ...

11 September 2014

Gruesome find: 50 frozen cats

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Suburban Lake Palm Worth, Fla. --- (WPTV)  Sheriff's deputies serving a search warrant at a suburban Lake Worth, Florida home made an unusual discovery Wednesday.After seizing a computer and arrest ...

11 September 2014

Oscar Pistorius: Judge Masipa says 'Blade Runner' can't be convicted of murder

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Pretoria, South Africa - (NBC News) A judge cleared Oscar Pistorius of murder on Thursday, but said there was "no doubt" the double-amputee acted unlawfully when he shot and killed his girlfriend. A ...

10 September 2014

President Obama: Plan on ISIS

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

President Barack Obama is scheduled to address the nation live.NBC5 will carry the address in its entirety as the President makes his case for a U.S. plan to deal with ISIS.Just as Mr. Obama pulled ...

10 September 2014

Father to face murder charges

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Lexington, S.C. --- (WIS)  The South Carolina father accused of killing his five children and dumping their bodies in Alabama will be charged with murder when he is extradited to his home state.Lex ...

10 September 2014

Facebook fugitive

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(KTVB)  It has been two weeks since Nicholas Grove escaped from Idaho's Payette County Jail.Grove has since been talking with friends on social media. He took to Facebook to explain how he was scar ...

10 September 2014

Billboard: "God loves gays"

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Topeka, Kan. --- (KSNT)  A billboard unveiled Monday in Topeka, Kansas is causing some controversy.It's taunting a local church with the message "God Loves Gays." The message is aimed at the notor ...