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24 September 2014

Tony Stewart not indicted in racetrack death

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(NBC News) NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will not face criminal charges for his role in the death of fellow racer Kevin Ward — who prosecutors said was under the influence of drugs when he was killed ...

24 September 2014

Teen arrested for raping teacher at school

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Fla. --- (NBC News) A South Dade Senior High School student who police say sexually assaulted a teacher at the South Florida school after hours is now facing several charges. Victor Marshall Nash, 1 ...

24 September 2014

Drained bank accounts follow Home Depot breach

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(NBC News) Some customers’ bank accounts have been drained as a result of the large data breach at Home Depot Inc., The Wall Street Journal reported.. Criminals are also using stolen card informat ...

23 September 2014

War on ISIS widens

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(NBC News)  The war on ISIS has widened. U.S. airstrikes hit ISIS targets in Syria early Tuesday.The first attacks also targeted other jihad groups accused of plotting terrorist attacks against th ...

23 September 2014

Children locked away

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Westgate, Iowa --- (KWWL)  A Westgate, Iowa has been arrested for child endangerment after investigators say he locked five children in a room and left them there for more than 24 hours.The Fayette ...

23 September 2014

Adorable puppy stars in poignant beer commercial

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A new commercial stars a cute puppy with an important message to share. It might make you cry, and smile, all within a few seconds.The ad from Budweiser shows a dog named Cooper and his owner, who a ...

23 September 2014

Teacher accused of biting toddler

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Prince William County, Va. --- A teacher at a Goddard School location in Prince William County, Virginia, was arrested along with the center's owner following allegations that the teacher bit a todd ...

22 September 2014

'If the cancer takes me, can you take my son?'

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Harrisburg, Penn. --- (Today) When doctors told Tricia Somers that her cancer had spread, she turned to her nurse with an urgent question: "Can you raise my son if I die? If the cancer takes me, can ...

22 September 2014

Alaska TV reporter quits on air to promote pot

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Alaska --- (NBC News) A reporter for an Alaska TV station revealed on the air that she owns a medical marijuana business and was quitting her job to advocate for the drug. WARNING: This video contai ...

22 September 2014

Apple record: 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 plus sold

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(NBC News) Apple says it sold more than 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models, a record for a new model, in the three days after the phones went on sale. A year ago, Apple Inc. said it had sold 9 mi ...