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05 May 2015

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

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Today is "Cinco de Mayo!"It’s a day of celebration for Mexico and many Mexican-Americans. The holiday marks the Mexican victory over France at the battle of Puebla, on May5th, 1862.While there are ...

04 May 2015

Florida woman texts boyfriend 'driving drunk woo' right before fatal crash

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Miami, Fla. --- (WJAX) “Driving drunk woo … I’ll be dead thanks to you.” Those were the words of Mila Dago, 22, three minutes before police say she caused a fatal crash by driving through a ...

04 May 2015

"Melanoma Monday" highlights sun safety

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(NBC News)  The American Academy of Dermatology calls today "Melanoma Monday" to raise awareness for skin cancer.If there's one place that's left exposed to the sun's UV rays when applying sunscree ...

04 May 2015

Woman kept locked in box

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Sedalia, Mo. --- (KSHB)  Police in Sedalia, Missouri are looking for a man who is suspected of keeping a woman locked in a box in his home since January.The Sedalia Police Department received a cal ...

04 May 2015

Man gets stuck in basketball hoop

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Seattle, Wash. --- It looked like the scene of a dunk gone horribly wrong. Police say a shirtless man with a hammer somehow climbed up a basketball hoop at Cal Anderson Park in Seattle and got stuc ...

04 May 2015

Hundreds of men "walk a mile in her shoes"

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Sacramento, Calif. --- Hundreds of men "walk a mile in her shoes" in Sacramento, CaliforniaSunday, May 3rd's, event raised awareness and money for domestic abuse victims.Participants attempted the w ...

04 May 2015

Royal princess has been named

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London-- It's a big name for a little baby. Meet Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana of Cambridge. The daughter of Prince William and Duchess Catherine was born on Saturday in London. The middle name ...

02 May 2015

Colorado's biggest speed trap?

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(KUSA)  Just a few miles north of the Oklahoma border sits Officer Brad Viner, Campo, Colorado's sole police officer who helps rake in more than 90 percent of the town's revenue. "Yes, Campo thrive ...

02 May 2015

Justice Department pushes body cameras

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(NBC News)  The U.S. Department of Justice has launched a $20-million grant program to help fund the use of police body cameras. "Body-worn cameras hold tremendous promise for enhancing transparenc ...

02 May 2015

California misses firearms deadline

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(KCRA)  California has more than 17,000 people who are prohibited from owning firearms because they are felons, fugitives or mentally ill. But despite $24 million in new funding in 2013 for the Dep ...