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19 August 2014

Family: assault was a hate crime

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Miss. --- (WLBT)  The family of a Mississippi man beaten and shot by his stepson say the assault should be considered a hate crime.Craig Wilson is in critical condition after he was brutally attack ...

19 August 2014

Bedbugs close theater

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Lodi, Calif. --- (KCRA)  Management at a Lodi, California movie theater was was made aware of a bedbug infestation several weeks before a complaint prompted a sudden shutdown Sunday.Jeff Hood, a Lo ...

19 August 2014

Tree protest in Washington

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Wash. --- A young Washington woman is taking protesting to new heights. 19 year old Chiara D'Angelo is perched 70 feet up in an evergreen to protest a shopping development.She is against their plan ...

19 August 2014

Mugging for the camera

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Madison, ME. -- (WCSH)  One Maine man had a sense of rumor when he reported to jail August 8.Robert Burt, 19, was arrested on an OUI charge June 14. He was booked and had a mug shot taken. As part ...

19 August 2014

"Justice will bring peace"

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Ferguson, Mo. --- (NBC News) Ten days after Michael Brown was shot and killed by Ferguson, Missouri Police Officer Darren Wilson, Brown's mother says there's only one way to end the violence. "Just ...

18 August 2014

Mom creates 'Ignore No More' app to get teens to return calls

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(The Today Show) -- Getting the silent treatment from your kids? A new app lets you lock their phone until they respond. The “Ignore No More” app was created by Sharon Standifird, a Houston mom ...

18 August 2014

Ferguson: National Guard moves in

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Ferguson, Mo. -- (NBC News)  Another explosive night of violence and unrest in Ferguson, Missouri has prompted the state's governor to send in the national guard. The arrival of the National Guard ...

16 August 2014

A playground for seniors

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(KPRC)  In LaMarque, Texas playgrounds aren't just for kids anymore. Thursday morning marked the grand opening of the first playground in the state designed specifically for senior citizens.The new ...

16 August 2014

Bodies found in storage unit

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(WJAR)  Three bodies, including that of an infant, were discovered Thursday in the investigation into a closed funeral home in Providence, Rhode Island.The decomposed remains were found at a storag ...

16 August 2014

Canine born with deformity gets new wheels

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(WBIR)  When a Tennessee woman found out a dog could be euthanized because of his deformity, she took him in. Now, the 7-month-old chihuahua is getting his chance to walk straight."Scooter" was bor ...