National & World News

08 April 2014

President Obama takes action on equal pay

Posted in National & World News, Economy

Wash. D.C. --- President Obama will take executive action regarding equal pay for female Federal workers; the President will sign two executive orders at a White House event.The first bars Federal c ...

08 April 2014

The Duke and Duchess start tour of New Zealand

Posted in National & World News, Entertainment

New Zealand --- (The Today Show) The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their son Prince George began a 10 day tour of New Zealand on Monday.The Duchess of Cambridge carried the 8-month-old Prince do ...

08 April 2014

National work zone safety awareness week

Posted in National & World News, Local, Regional

Medford, Ore --- It is 'national work zone safety awareness week', and transportation agencies across the country are raising awareness about the importance of traveling safely through road construc ...

07 April 2014

It's 'National Crime Victim's Rights' week

Posted in National & World News

Sunday kicked off 'National Crime Victim's Rights' week. It's designed to promote victims’ rights and to support crime victims. In 1984 congress passed the "Victims of Crime Act", which created ...

07 April 2014

Bolt in burger

Posted in National & World News

Albuquerque, N.M. -- (KOB)  Applebee's is investigating a customer's claim that she found a metal bolt in her hamburger. Diana Almarez says the burger her sister ordered Sunday at an Applebee's in ...

04 April 2014

Plane lands on highway

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Vero Beach, Fla. -- (WPTV)  A  pilot and three of his family members made an emergency landing on a busy highway just west of Vero Beach, Florida Friday. Terrell Barden was flying with his wife Na ...

04 April 2014

Pick-pocket picks wrong pocket

Posted in National & World News

Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich. -- (WDIV)  Chet Dunham, 72, of Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan had just finished breakfast and was walking down the street when Jeffery Jones approached. "I felt him in my ...

04 April 2014

"Verbal Altercation" before shooting

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Fort Hood, Texas -- (NBC News)  Military investigators have confirmed that a "verbal altercation" preceded Wednesday's deadly shooting spree at Fort Hood. "We do have credible information that he w ...

03 April 2014

Widow's wish fulfilled

Posted in National & World News

Watertown, Mass. -- (WHDH)  When firefighters recovered Lt. Ed Walsh's body as the tragic fire in Boston's Back Bay died down last week they couldn't find his wedding ring. That changed Tuesday as ...

03 April 2014

Health Department shuts down Manhattan Dunkin' Donuts after rat video goes viral

Posted in National & World News

Manhattan, N.Y. -- (WMAQ) The Health Department shut down a Manhattan Dunkin' Donuts following an inspection it conducted after a patron's video showing rats crawling all over baked goods in the di ...