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08 October 2014

Mom, boyfriend accused of putting booze in disabled boy's IV

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Caledonia County, Vermont -- (NBC News) A woman and her boyfriend were due to appear in court Wednesday on charges they put alcohol in her disabled 13-year-old son's IV tube, contributing to his dea ...

08 October 2014

Dunan loses Ebola fight

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Dallas, Texas --- (NBC News)  Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person to be diagnosed with the deadly virus in the United States, has died.Duncan arrived from his native Liberia on Septe ...

07 October 2014

New study shows 60% of cell phone users are addicted to their phone

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College students appear to really like spending time on their cell phones. Baylor University researchers surveyed more than 150 college students -- they found nearly 60% admitted they may have a cel ...

07 October 2014

90% of waitresses are victims of sexual harrassment

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At least 90% of women in tipped positions at restaurants report being victims of some form of sexual harassment.That’s according to a new report on the restaurant industry conducted by a non-profi ...

07 October 2014

Delware mom arrested after 4 year old daughter gives heroin to kids at daycare

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Deleware -- (NBC News) A Delaware mother was arrested after her 4-year-old daughter brought over 200 bags of heroin to school and passed them out to other children at a local daycare, thinking they ...

07 October 2014

Road Risk: Hands-Free Devices

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(NBC News) Distracted driving crashes killed 3,328 people across the United States last year according to AAA. Now new research indicates that hands free devices for cars and some dashboard infotai ...

06 October 2014

Same-sex marriage now legal in 30 states

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Ashland, Ore. -- Across the country supporters of same sex marriage are rejoicing. The Supreme Court said it would not get involved in the national debate on same sex marriage, making it legal in ...

06 October 2014

Unforgettable proposal: hot air balloon lands in ocean

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San Diego, Calif. --- A newly engaged couple had the experience of a lifetime when their sunset hot air balloon ride ended with an emergency landing on a beach north of San Diego Sunday. Hundreds of ...

06 October 2014

Marriage bans fall

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(NBC News)  The United States Supreme Court has refused to hear cases from five states which were seeking a same-sex marriage ban.That means same-sex couples can now get married in Indiana, Oklahom ...

06 October 2014

Most likely to disappear?

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Va. --- (WTOV)  A West Virginia high school yearbook photo showing two teens with the caption "Most Likely To Disappear" has parents outraged.One of those two teens is also special-needs and now hi ...