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04 June 2015

Graduation crackdown: arrested for cheering

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Senatobia, Miss. --- (WMC)  Disruptions during a Senatobia, Mississippi high school graduation ceremony ended with four people in trouble with the law.Superintendent Jay Foster says this is not the ...

04 June 2015

TripAdvisor's top travelers' choice awards

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Can’t figure out where to go for that summer vacation?How about Alcatraz in San Francisco?The landmark has locked up the title of America’s favorite landmark in TripAdvisor’s annual travelers' ...

04 June 2015

Why brides are flocking to tiny post office in Oregon

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Bridal Veil, Ore. -- (NBC News) It’s June and that means wedding season.A lot of planning goes into that perfect day, which brings some couples flocking to an unusually named town in the pacific n ...

02 June 2015

Potty training ends with fatal beating

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Houston, Texas --- (KPRC)  Police in Houston, Texas say a frustrated father beat his 3-year-old son to death, angry that the child was not properly potty trained.Anthony Trakemon Powell, 24, is cha ...

02 June 2015

‘Love locks’ removed from Paris bridge

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Paris --- (NBC News) Tourists in the city of love Monday, June 1st, got the cold shoulder when a site where couples flocked to show their undying love was taken down by city workers.The Pont De Arts ...

02 June 2015

Petco suspends technician during Chesterfield dog death investigation

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Chesterfield, Va. --- (WWBT) A Petco technician is on suspension as the store investigates the death of a dog at its Midlothian location.Petco is still investigating the death of 2-year-old Colby af ...

01 June 2015

TSA Failed 95 Percent of Breach Tests Letting Weapons, Fake Bombs Through

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(NBC News) A recent internal investigation by the Department of Homeland Security has found security failures at dozens of the nations' busiest airports—breaches that allowed undercover investigat ...

01 June 2015

Senate fails on Patriot Act extension

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(NBC News)  The National Security Agency is pulling the plug on some of its intelligence gathering after the the Senate missed a key deadline to reauthorize key portions of the Patriot Act.It may b ...

01 June 2015

Bruce Jenner reveals new identity as 'Caitlyn' in stunning Vanity Fair cover photo

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(Today Show) Bruce Jenner has appeared on a good share of magazine covers over the past several decades, but next month's photo spread for Vanity Fair will be the Olympic champion's most remarkable ...

01 June 2015

9-year-old builds homeless shelters

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(KING)  Hailey Fort has a friend. His name is Edward."He's really nice," she said. "He's easy to talk with."Edward is not the typical person you'd want your 9-year-old daughter hanging out with, bu ...