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29 August 2014

Tony Stewart back to racing

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Ontario City, N.Y. --- (NBC News)  Tony Stewart is returning to NASCAR racing this weekend, three weeks after he struck and killed a fellow driver in a dirt track race.Stewart spoke publicly for th ...

29 August 2014

GoPro creates dog's-eye-view camera harness

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(KGW) Have you ever wondered where your Goldendoodle goes on his neighborhood excursions, or what it's like to be a pug galloping through ocean surf? GoPro now has you covered. The camera company cr ...

29 August 2014

Leg room argument diverts flight

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Boston, Mass. -- (WHDH)  An alleged fight over an airplane's reclining seats landed a Paris man in front of a judge in Massachusetts earlier this week. Edmund Alexandre was arrested while on an Ame ...

29 August 2014

Sandy Hook mom: shootings changed how we feel about going back to school

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Newtown, Conn. --- (Today) At this time of year, social media becomes a magical, mood-lifting loop of first-day-of-school pictures filled with painstakingly selected outfits and excited smiles that ...

28 August 2014

Barajas: Not Guilty

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(NBC News)  A Texas father accused of gunning down the drunk driver who killed his two sons shortly after the accident has been acquitted of murder. The jury took just three hours to announce its v ...

28 August 2014

Ebola vaccine on the horizon?

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(NBC News)  An Ebola vaccine made in labs at the National Institutes of Health has shown promise in animal studies. Now human clinical trials are set to begin within the next week.The NIH's Nationa ...

28 August 2014

Shocking abuse: chained child

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Mich. --- (WOOD)  An 11-year-old boy who was found wandering down a Michigan road early Tuesday told authorities he was running away from home because he had been physically abused.The 11-year-old ...

27 August 2014

Pawn shop regulations

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Jackson County, Ore. --- In an effort to curb the circulation of stolen goods, Medford Police are calling for stiffer regulations at pawn shops and second-hand stores. Current ordinances require pur ...

27 August 2014

'Cops' crew member shot in Nebraska

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Omaha, Neb. -- In Nebraska a crew member of the television show "Cops" was killed last night when Omaha police opened fire on a robbery suspect. It happened as officers interrupted a robbery at a fa ...

27 August 2014

Tragedy on the gun range

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Dolan Springs, Ariz. --- (NBC News)  An Arizona man is dead following an accidental shooting at a Dolan Springs gun range.Police say  39-year-old Charles Vacca was instructing a 9-year-old girl on ...