U.S. & World News

27 March 2014

Bank of America to pay billions in fines for faulty mortgage bonds

Posted in U.S. & World News, Economy

Bank of America has agreed to pay $9.5-billion in fines to settle claims it sold faulty mortgage bonds. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, which bought the securities in ...

27 March 2014

Young girl sends truck up telephone pole

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Ogden, Utah. -- (KSL) A 6-year-old girl from Ogden, Utah is lucky to have avoided serious injury after she accidentally flipped her family's truck into gear and took it for an unexpected ride down a ...

27 March 2014

New Army uniform guidelines

Posted in U.S. & World News

Tyler, Texas. -- (KETK) The updated Army Regulation 670-1 was approved by Army Secretary John McHugh on March 6th and the new regulations were published on March 18 via Facebook.  Among the new cha ...

27 March 2014

Deadly dog attack

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Houma, La. -- (WDSU) Police in Houma, Louisiana are investigating a deadly dog attack that left a 4-year-old girl dead. The incident happened about 7 p.m. Tuesday inside an apartment in Houma. When ...

27 March 2014

E-Cigarettes and their hidden dangers

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

Oklahoma City, Okla. -- (KFOR)  The number of kids getting their hands on liquid nicotine used to refill e-cigarettes and being rushed to the emergency room grows each year. Ren Gaulrapp's 4- year- ...

26 March 2014

Tornado touches down near Sacramento

Posted in U.S. & World News, Weather

Roseville, Cali. -- The national weather service has confirmed that a tornado hit a neighborhood in Roseville, California, (north of Sacramento), Wednesday. A large funnel cloud was spotted yesterda ...

26 March 2014

Obamacare extension granted

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

Wash. D.C. -- (NBC News)  Anyone who starts the application process of enrolling in the government's health insurance plan by the end of March will get extra time to do so. The Obama administration ...

26 March 2014

New Malaysia satellite images show 122 objects

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia -- Malaysia's Ministry of Transport released new satellite images purporting to show 122 objects in the Indian Ocean off Perth, Australia. The ministry said the images were ta ...

25 March 2014

Judge Joe jailed

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

Memphis, T.N. -- (WMC) Judge Joe Brown was released on his own recognizance Monday after he was charged with contempt of court and sentenced to five days in jail. Brown, 66, was sentenced for report ...

25 March 2014

Danger on the playground

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East Moline, Ill. -- (KWQC)  Authorities in East Moline, Illinois say they found around a dozen razor blades glued to playground equipment after a 2-year-old child was injured. "I've seen a lot of ...