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14 July 2015

Facebook adoption plea sparks outrage

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Dubuque, Iowa -- (KWWL)  A Facebook post written over the weekend and posted to a private group is causing quite a stir in Dubuque, Iowa. The message, posted to a group called DBQ Mamas, reads: "I ...

14 July 2015

Boy Scouts consider lifting ban on same-sex adults as leaders

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The Boy Scouts of America is taking the first step toward ending its ban on same-sex adults as leaders.  The group's executive committee adopted a resolution last week that would reverse the policy ...

14 July 2015

WATCH: Baby's adorable reaction to seeing clearly for 1st time

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(NBC Bay Area) Eleven-month--old Piper has captured the Internet's collective heart in a video showing her being able to see clearly for the first time. The Cincinnati girl is "extremely farsighted ...

14 July 2015

Iran deal: "Verification, not trust"

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(NBC News)  After 20 months of tense negotiations, a new agreement curbing Iran's nuclear program has been reached. Iran has agreed to limit uranium production for 10 years and access to nuclear eq ...

13 July 2015

Turning sick kids into superheroes

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(KSDK) 4-year-old Kennedy Meyerhoff is fighting a never ending battle to stay healthy."Kennedy was born with Down Syndrome," explains Dr. Rob Hanson, a Pediatric Oncologist with Mercy Children's Hos ...

13 July 2015

Huge reward offered for ruby slippers

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Grand Rapids, Minn. --- (KBJR)  An anonymous donor is hoping a $1 million dollar reward will help a pair of the world's most famous shoes find their way home.The search for the famous ruby slippers ...

13 July 2015

Millennials aren't buying

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(NBC News)  Realtors, banks and mortgage companies say millennials aren't buying homes."They're just not able to come up with the down payments, or they don't have that capacity to take on more deb ...

13 July 2015

Kid confronts cyberbullies, earns White House invite

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Wash. --- (CNN) Eleven-year-old Logan Fairbanks has scored himself an invitation to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue by standing up to his Internet bullies in a very public way. In a video posted this week ...

11 July 2015

Terrifying video shows Florida gunmen

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(WFLA)  The search is on for the group of masked intruders who murdered a Bradenton, Florida couple at their home early Thursday morning.  Police say the couple's five children were inside the hom ...

11 July 2015

Veteran reunited with lost wallet

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(WFIE)  Bryan Rupp is a regular at the Sam's Club gas station in Evansville, Indiana, but the stop he made last Thursday was unlike any other. He was filling up his tank when he says an older man p ...