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21 July 2014

"That's when war broke out"

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Odessa, Texas --- (KWES)  "It could have been a murder, over what? A lawn mower?" Raquel Pineda says.The 63-year-old is lucky she was able to walk away with minor injuries after three thieves tried ...

21 July 2014

Baby mauled to death

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Dayton, Ohio --- (WDTN)  An infant is dead after being attacked by the family dog inside a Dayton, Ohio home.According to officials, the child's paternal grandmother was babysitting. Police said sh ...

21 July 2014

Teen charged in homeless homicides

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Albuquerque, N.M. --- (KOB)  Albuquerque, New Mexico police have arrested three teens in the murder of two homeless men sleeping in a field on the city's west side.  In the criminal complaint, pol ...

21 July 2014

Bodies found in storage

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Boston, Mass. --- (NECN)  A Boston, Massachusetts funeral home is being investigated after 12 bodies and the cremated remains of 40 others were found hidden in self-storage units.Joseph O'Donnell, ...

21 July 2014

'Maverick,' 'The Rockford Files' star James Garner dead at 86

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Los Angeles, Calif. --- (TODAY) Actor James Garner, wisecracking star of TV's "Maverick" who went on to a long career on both small and big screen, has died. He was 86. He was found dead of natural ...

21 July 2014

Seriously stressed out in summer? This is the No. 1 reason why

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(TODAY) Just the word "summer" has us thinking about sandy beaches, frozen umbrella drinks and kicking back with buddies — or does it? In a recent survey conducted by SleepRate, a third of America ...

18 July 2014

Florida father beats accused child abuser

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Daytona Beach, Fla. --- (NBC News) Daytona Beach father beat an 18-year-old man unconscious after finding him sexually abusing his 11-year-old son early Friday morning, police said.The father called ...

18 July 2014

Slain Stockton hostage

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(KCRA) Misty Holt-Singh died Wednesday after she was taken hostage by bank robbers in a violent crime spree -- and then shot to death after one of the suspects used her as a human shield, police hav ...

18 July 2014

Sandusky son says victim's story sounded familiar

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(NBC News) Hearing the first victim to take the witness stand against Jerry Sandusky helped push the former Penn State coach's adopted son Matthew to come forward with his own allegations of abuse, ...

18 July 2014

Painful mosquito virus now in U.S.

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(NBC News) A painful virus passed on by mosquitoes that has been spreading rapidly in the Caribbean and Central America has made its way to the U.S., with the first reported cases in a Florida man a ...