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19 May 2015

Waco biker shooting: Investigators seek answers in wild brawl

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Waco, Texas -- (NBC News) Among the many unanswered questions surrounding the deadly shootout between cops and Texas biker gangs is who fired the fatal shots. Some of them may have come from police ...

19 May 2015

Five-year-old Waterboarded

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Mt. Morris, Mich. --- (WEYI)  A Mt. Morris, Michigan man is behind bars after allegedly waterboarding his girlfriend's 5-year-old son.Michael Porter told police he got the waterboarding idea from w ...

19 May 2015

"America's "fittest" cities

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(NBC News)  The American College of Sports Medicine is out with its annual rankings of America's fittest cities.Washington D.C. ranks number one on the American fitness index this year.  Great acc ...

18 May 2015

Study shows students perform better on tests without cell phones in class

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A new study finds students may actually perform better on tests if they don't carry a cell phone to class.  The study by the London School of Economics found a link between banning smart phones in ...

18 May 2015

New synthetic marijuana hitting the streets

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(KSDK) There's a brand new synthetic marijuana hitting the streets and it is completely different than anything the experts have seen in the past. An 18-year-old from Granite City who smoked it and ...

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 ...