U.S. & World News

01 May 2014

What's actually in Taco Bell Beef?

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

(KGW) Taco Bell is revealing what's in its beef, and it turns out it's actually mostly beef. The fast-food chain's recipe contains 88% beef and 12% "signature recipe," according to a new webpage pos ...

01 May 2014

Gay teen targeted

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Clio, Mich. --- (WEYI News) The parents of a 16-year old Clio, Michigan student say he's become the target of bullying because he's openly gay.Now their home has also become a target."Over here you ...

01 May 2014

The annual report of the dirtiest and cleanest produce

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

The USDA's latest dietary recommendations suggest half our plates be filled with fruits and vegetables. Today, a non-profit research organization released its annual report of the dirtiest as well a ...

01 May 2014

Two dead in jail explosion

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Pensacola, Fla. -- (NBC News)  A massive explosion at a Florid jail has left two dead and more than 150 others injured. The blast ripped through the booking facility at the Escambia County Jail in ...

30 April 2014

Missouri woman found fatally beaten, man in custody

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Kansas City, Mo. -- (KSHB)  A woman was found fatally beaten in a Northland apartment shortly after residents reported a naked man covered in blood knocking on doors. "He was trying to get somebody ...

30 April 2014

Oklahoma execution "botched"

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Mcalester, Okla. -- (KFOR and NBC News) The Oklahoma Department Of Corrections has postponed the execution of death row inmate Charles Warner following Tuesday's botched execution of inmate Clayton ...

29 April 2014

Court eyes phone searches

Posted in U.S. & World News, Technology

(NBC News)  Police have a powerful tool in their fight against crime, the same tool you use to text your friends and plan your week: Your phone.    Now in two cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, ...

29 April 2014

Donald Sterling fined $2.5 M and banned for life by NBA

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

(NBC News) -- Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling will be banned for life and fined $2.5 million for racist comments, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced Tuesday. The move comes after day ...

29 April 2014

FedEx shooting: "like Rambo"

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Kennesaw, Ga. --- (WXIA News) Police say the suspect in a shooting at a Kennesaw, Georgia FedEx facility has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He has not yet been named, but witnesses said he ...

29 April 2014

Hanging on for dear life

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Milwaukee, Wis. ---  (WTMJ News) Hanging on for dear life, a passer-by saves a man dangling over I-94 on the side of a Milwaukee, Wisconsin Bridge.  It was an heroic team effort by police at the V ...