U.S. & World News

17 January 2015

Horse on the highway

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(KWWL)  A horse trotting along U.S. Hwy. 218 near Waterloo, Iowa has been wrangled into custody. State Trooper Macabe Schmidt was just wrapping up a traffic stop when he saw the animal. "Once I tur ...

17 January 2015

"Tree gloves" protect citrus orchards

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(KSEE)  Three California brothers have figured out an innovative way to protect young citrus trees from cold weather.   They invented "Tree-Gloves," protective bags capable of creating micro clim ...

17 January 2015

School buses: the devil's ride?

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(WMC)  A Tennessee mother is concerned about what she says is a Satanic symbol on a school bus. Robyn Wilkins snapped a photo when she noticed the shape of an upside down, five-pointed star outline ...

17 January 2015

Cold case cracked

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(KPRC)  Thirty years of police work went into a judge calling the name of Edmond Beauregard Degan, 57, in a downtown Houston, Texas courtroom Thursday. Degan is charged with the capital murder of Y ...

17 January 2015

"My body is on fire"

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(KFOR)   The state of Oklahoma completed its first execution Thursday night, since the botched lethal injection of a death row inmate last April. Charles Frederick Warner was pronounced dead at 7:2 ...

16 January 2015

Supreme Court says 'I do' to same sex marriage

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Wash. --- A big decision out of Washington DC tonight, as the Supreme Court says 'I do' to the debate over same sex marriage. The nine justices will determine whether gay couples have the constituti ...

16 January 2015

Flu outlook worsens

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

(NBC News)  The flu seems to be everywhere this year, and since the vaccine is largely a mismatch to the viral strain that's circulating, experts are encouraging doctors to turn to prescription dru ...

15 January 2015

Wendy's removes soda from kids' meals

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Ore. --- Wendy’s has removed soda as an option from its kids' menus.The fast-food chain is the most recent to remove soda from their children's menus. Parents won't see soda as an option on the me ...

15 January 2015

Toddler killed after escaping crib

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Geneva, Fla. -- (WESH)  A toddler is dead after climbing out of his crib, leaving his home and wandering onto a Florida highway. Florida Highway Patrol troopers say Christopher Johnson, 1, was hit ...

15 January 2015

Women set ablaze

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Marshaltown, Iowa --- (WHO) A 24-year-old Iowa man is behind bars after allegedly setting fire to two women.Marshalltown Police say Esperidion 'Eddie' De Los Santos doused his girlfriend with gasoli ...