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15 October 2014

Charges follow child's overdose

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Penn. --- (WBRE)  A Pennsylvania man has been charged with child endangerment after police say a 9-year-old boy died of an apparent drug overdose.Investigators say 58-year-old Victor Hare knew Korb ...

15 October 2014

Ebola: Flight risk?

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(NBC News)  A second health care worker who helped treat an Ebola patient in Dallas has now tested positive for the virus, and the Centers for Disease Control is working to identify dozens of trave ...

15 October 2014

Second health care worker tests positive for Ebola

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(NBC News) A second health care worker has tested positive for Ebola at the Texas hospital that treated victim Thomas Eric Duncan.Officials will not release the name of the patient, but do say she w ...

14 October 2014

Flag fines spark protest

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Cape Coral, Fla. --- (WBBH)  A hardware store owner in Cape Coral, Florida has received an outpouring of support after being told to remove several American flags on display outside of his business ...

14 October 2014

Ebola: what went wrong?

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Dallas, Texas --- (NBC News)  Nina Pham, the 26-year-old critical care nurse infected with the Ebola virus while treating Thomas Eric Duncan before his death, has received blood plasma donated by D ...

14 October 2014

Coach's Facebook rant draws fire

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Baytown, Texas --- (KPRC)  A history teacher who is also the head coach of the freshman football team at Goose Creek Memorial High School in Baytown, Texas is on paid leave because of a Facebook ra ...

13 October 2014

Michigan girl dies from Enterovirus D-68

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(NBC News) Michigan toddler Madeline Reid died Friday in her parents' arms.  Doctors say she'd been battling Enterovirus D-68 when her heart failed.  Lab tests will have to confirm the Enterovirus ...

13 October 2014

Vatican Document: Gays have 'gifts and qualities to offer' church

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(NBC News) In a dramatic shift in tone, a Vatican document said Monday that homosexuals had "gifts and qualities to offer" and asked if Catholicism could accept gays and recognize positive aspects o ...

13 October 2014

Need some extra cash? 5 apps to help you make money from your smartphone

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(Today Show) Some apps are time wasters and others are all about helping you stay productive.  Below are a few apps that can actually pay for your next latte, help you refinish your kitchen cabinet ...

11 October 2014

Bill Hader returns to SNL

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(NBC News) He spent eight years as a "Saturday Night Live" cast member, but this weekend, Bill Hader returns to New York City to host the show for the first time.Hader says his return came out of a ...