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18 May 2015

Starbucks employee's meltdown goes viral

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N.Y. --- (KGW) A New York City Starbucks employee no longer works for the company after a cell phone video of her screaming at a customer went viral. Ruby Chen told WNBC-TV that she was trying to pa ...

18 May 2015

Violence erupts in Waco, Texas with gang shoot-out

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Waco, Texas --- (NBCNC) Stunned and shocked are words the community of Waco are using to describe what happened yesterday after a deadly shootout between rival motorcycle gangs in broad daylight in ...

16 May 2015

Obama honors fallen officers

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(NBC News)  President Obama on Friday honored law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty.   Mr. Obama spoke at the 34th annual National Peace Officers' Memorial Service in Washington, D.C ...

16 May 2015

Little goldfish makes big leap

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(NTV)  What should have been an ordinary fish tale took an unlikely turn at an aquarium in central Japan.  Shima Marineland is known mostly for penguins and sunfish.  Seven years ago, a goldfish ...

16 May 2015

Graduation: no feathers in caps

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(KING)  As Waverly Wilson prepares to graduate from Lakes High School in Lakewood, Washington she sees a problem. Her cultural tradition is clashing with her school's graduation guidelines. "I just ...

16 May 2015

City Council race: husband vs. wife

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(KING)  Two candidates, one seat on the Bremerton, Washington city council and one very unique bond. Roy Runyon, a six-year incumbent representing District 6, learned this week that his wife, Kim F ...

16 May 2015

Tackling the senior learning curve

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(NBC News)  Many of us have experienced a parent or grandparent getting a new phone, tablet or computer then struggling to learn how to use it. The process of showing them the ropes is sometimes fr ...

15 May 2015

Recent kidnapping case calls attention to dangers of social media

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A recent kidnapping case is a wakeup call to parents, reminding us all the dangers of online relationships and social media.Back in the day it was chat rooms and bulletin boards that were so concern ...

15 May 2015

Vitamin pill cuts skin cancer risk: researchers

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(NBC News) People who took a single vitamin pill twice a day cut their risk of the two most common forms of skin cancer by nearly a quarter, Australian researchers reported Wednesday. The vitamin is ...

15 May 2015

Son of fallen officer recieves dad's car after auction

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Greeley, Colo. --- The son of a fallen police officer has now received one of his dad's most prized possessions and a chance to hold onto a legacy that was lost nearly five years ago.  When the pat ...