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14 May 2015

First responder proposes to the woman he helped save

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Clearwater, Fla. --- A first responder proposes to the woman he helped save.In 2012, Cameron Hill responded to the scene of a brutal attack in Clearwater, Florida Melissa Dohme's ex-boyfriend had us ...

14 May 2015

Drivers get coffee, leave hearse with veteran's flag-draped coffin in parking lot

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New Port Richey, FLa. --- (WFLA) Rob Carpenter did a double-take on his way into his New Port Richey Dunkin' Donuts. But there it was, straddling two parking spots: a hearse, with the front window d ...

13 May 2015

Man arrrested after smashing window, saving dog from hot car

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Ga. --- (NBC News) Georgia state law allows an individual to break a car window to save a child in distress, but the same protection does not apply when a pet's life is at stake, as one man has quic ...

13 May 2015

Toyota and Nissan issues recalls

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Toyota and Nissan add millions of cars to their air bag recalls.The new twin recalls impact more than 6.5-million vehicles equipped with air bags made by the Takata Corporation. It includes $1.5 mil ...

13 May 2015

Driver of overturned honeybee semi fined $550

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Seattle, wash. --- (KING) The driver of a semi-truck that overturned on Interstate 5, freeing millions of honeybees and affecting the morning commute, will get a $550 ticket. The Herald reports the ...

13 May 2015

Police: don't chase bears with hatchet while drunk

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Mass. -- The North Adams Police Department in Massachusetts posted on their Facebook page that a man was caught trying to chase a bear through the woods with a dull hatchet, while drunk. // **Ch ...

13 May 2015

Speed eyed in train crash

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Philadelphia, Penn. --- (NBC News)  At least seven people are dead following an overnight Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia.Amtrak Train 188 was on its way from Washington to New York when it went ...

12 May 2015

Jacksonville man on a mission in earthquake-ravaged Nepal

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

Kathmandu, Nepal -- Nepal is a country already trying to cope with thousands of deaths and destruction from a massive earthquake, experienced the same terror again on Tuesday. The USGS said Tuesday' ...

12 May 2015

Four-year-old California boy jumps from stolen car

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Stockton, Calif. --- (KCRA) A car thief in Stockton, California almost got away with a little boy who was inside the vehicle.But the 4-year-old jumped from the moving car as it took off from outside ...

12 May 2015

Starbucks offers employee's free college tutition

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Starbucks employees are jumping on the opportunity to get a college education for free. There are currently 2,200 Starbucks workers enrolled in Arizona State University's online program. Now, anothe ...