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29 September 2014

U.S. ISIS

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(NBC News) President Obama is blaming bad intelligence for the rise of the terror group ISIS.The President says U.S. officials believed they had defeated terrorists in Iraq only to find that they we ...

27 September 2014

Glamorous camping

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(KSL)  The world of camping in Utah just became a little more glamorous."Glamping" (glamorous camping, for those laymen out there) is a new trend in outdoor recreation popping up around the country ...

27 September 2014

Peripheral Arterial Disease

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When a Louisiana man was told he would have to face a leg amputation if he did not make some major lifestyle changes, he took the doctor's orders to save his limb and potentially his life.   Looki ...

27 September 2014

Booze and bullets: no mixing!

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(KFOR)  A new gun range is stirring up some controversy in Oklahoma.Wilshire Gun opens its doors Friday, September 26.The new Oklahoma City range offers customers a chance to practice their shootin ...

27 September 2014

A prescription for kindness

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(WBBH)  A Lehigh Acres, Florida mother was faced with a choice she never thought she would have to make on Monday and received help from a very unlikely person. 22-year-old Giselle Maldonado found ...

27 September 2014

Florida boy saves father's life

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A Florida father says he owes his life to his six-year-old.  His son's quick call for help got paramedics to the East Naples house after he collapsed on Tuesday. Kindergartner Jeremiah Sencharles i ...

25 September 2014

Magnitude-6.2 earthquake shakes Alaska, no tsunami expected

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Anchorage, Alaska --- (NBC News) A magnitude-6.2 earthquake shook parts of southern Alaska Thursday, including the state's largest city, but authorities said no tsunami activity is expected. The qua ...

25 September 2014

3 Firefighters die on same day from 9/11 illnesses

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(NBC News) Three retired firefighters who worked at ground zero died on the same day from cancer, an illness that many fear might be connected to toxic World Trade Center dust released on Sept. 11, ...

25 September 2014

Backlash brews over Obama's coffee cup salute

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President Barack Obama is taking some heat for what some people are saying was a somewhat less-than-respectful salute as he disembarked from Marine One in New York City. As he descended the stairs, ...

25 September 2014

Arab woman led ISIS airstrike mission

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(NBC News) The first female fighter pilot for the United Arab Emirates led the airstrike mission against ISIS alongside the United States earlier this week, NBC News reported. Maj. Mariam Al Mansour ...