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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.

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

(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 ...

18 July 2014

Foster Farms updates chicken recall list after salmonella outbreak

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Calif. --- (NBC News) A product recall for a California chicken producer linked to a salmonella outbreak has been updated this past week to include additional "use or freeze by" and "best by" dates. ...

18 July 2014

States sue 5-Hour Energy over ad claims

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Portland, Ore.  --- (KGW News) Two attorneys general from the Northwest have sued the companies responsible for the popular 5-Hour Energy drink, alleging they engaged in deceptive advertising.The O ...

18 July 2014

Ukraine crash

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(NBC News) Today, international investigators are hoping to begin their search for the cause of the crash of a passenger jet in war-torn eastern Ukraine.U.S. intelligence officials say Malaysian Air ...

17 July 2014

Company limits bathroom breaks to 6 minutes a day

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Chicago, Ill. --- (CNN News) The union, Teamsters local 743, filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board claiming WaterSaver unfairly disciplined 19 workers in June for "excessive use" ...

17 July 2014

Billed for Death

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Mich. --- A Northern Michigan family is outraged after their deceased family member received a bill for his own body removal.The Mackinaw City Fire Department sent 64-year-old Carl Norman Little a b ...

17 July 2014

Official: Malaysian plane shot down over Ukraine

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(NBC News) A Malaysia Airlines passenger jet carrying 295 people crashed in eastern Ukraine, near the Russian border on Thursday, and a Ukrainian adviser said it was shot down by a surface-to-air mi ...