U.S. & World News

02 June 2014

Bergdahl controversy growing

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

(NBC News) The release of an American POW in Afghanistan has the Obama Administration on defense about the price they paid to bring him home. Five top Taliban leaders are free this morning - and so ...

02 June 2014

Beer can brouhaha

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S.C. --- (WCBD News) A former Charleston Southern University Associate Professor who was fired Friday is speaking out.Paul Roof says he was unfairly fired because of how his photograph was used. "It ...

02 June 2014

TV's favorite housekeeper Ann B. Davis passes away

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

(NBC News) TV's favorite housekeeper has died. Ann B. Davis played beloved "Alice Nelson" on "The Brady Bunch," helping Mike and Carol keep control of their six children. Alice was both nurturing an ...

02 June 2014

FBI manhunt for San Francisco man

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San Francisco, Calif. -- An FBI manhunt is underway for a California man considered armed and dangerous. The nationwide search for 42-year-old Ryan Kelly Chamberlain was launched over the weekend af ...

30 May 2014

Congress moves to protect medical marijuana

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics, Health

For the first time, Congress is taking action to protect – not condemn – medical marijuana use. Friday the GOP led U.S. House passed a measure that would prohibit the drug enforcement agency fr ...

30 May 2014

Toddler hurt by police flash grenade

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Atlanta, Ga. --- (WXIA News) A toddler caught in the middle of a drug raid was seriously injured when a police flash grenade exploded in his playpen.The 19-month-old child is now in Grady Hospital's ...

30 May 2014

Drug pilot gets physical with tv crew

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(KPRC News) The commercial pilot accused of swallowing 62 bags of cocaine before boarding a flight as a passenger from Colombia to Houston charged a Local NBC News crew on Thursday.The incident was ...

30 May 2014

Dead Utah student denied honorary diploma

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Tooele, Utah --- (KSL News) Graduation day Thursday proved bittersweet for one Utah mom who has been in a fight to get her son awarded with an honorary diploma following the teen's accidental death ...

29 May 2014

Chicago skydeck scare

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Calif. --- (WMAQ News) A family visiting from California got the scare of their life on Wednesday during a visit to Chicago's Willis Tower Skydeck, the 103rd floor tourist attraction atop the city's ...

28 May 2014

Snowden speaks to NBC's Brian Williams

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(NBC News)  Edward Snowden, the man labeled a traitor and fugitive by some and a patriot and hero by others, shares his thoughts for the first time on an American television network tonight in an e ...