U.S. & World News

13 March 2014

Tot saves mom

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Weymouth, Mass. -- (NECN) She's only 3-years-old, but a Weymouth, Massachusetts girl was honored Wednesday for saving her pregnant mother's life when her intuition led her to call for help during a ...

13 March 2014

Hungry horses rescued

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Buckeye, Ariz. -- (KPNX)  Nine horses were seized from a Buckeye, Arizona woman's property on Wednesday after the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office received an anonymous letter about possible animal ...

13 March 2014

SXSW: Car hits crowd

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Austin, Texas.  -- (NBC News)  A drunk driver on the run from police drove into a crowd of people at Austin's South-By-Southwest Festival overnight, killing at least two and injuring more 20. A ma ...

13 March 2014

Searching through the rubble

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New York, N.Y. -- (NBC News) Four more bodies were found overnight in the smoldering rubble of two upper Manhattan buildings leveled by a gas explosion that injured more than 70 people and spewed de ...

12 March 2014

Medford pilot weighs in on missing Malaysia Airlines plane

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

A Malaysia Airlines plane goes missing and a lot of people are talking about its disappearance. It's been more than four days since Malaysia Airlines flight 370 mysteriously dropped off the grid. An ...

12 March 2014

Happy Birthday, World Wide Web!

Posted in U.S. & World News, Technology

(NBC News)  The World Wide Web, the concept that made the internet relevant to most of us, turned 25 Wednesday. British scientist Tim Berners-Lee came up with the idea for the Web; the internet was ...

12 March 2014

New York firefighters respond to building explosion and collapse

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New York, N.Y. -- (CNN) Firefighters are still on the scene of an explosion and the collapse of two buildings in New York City, where at least two people are confirmed dead and more than a dozen inj ...

12 March 2014

Honeymoon horror

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Atlanta, Ga. -- (WXIA) A groom flying from Atlanta to Costa Rica forced his Delta Air Lines flight to divert to the Cayman Islands after he got into a "drunken argument" with his new wife en route t ...

12 March 2014

Sex assaults: fighting back

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Fairborn, Ohio. -- (WDTN)  There is growing pressure on the military to investigate and combat sexual assaults. Wright Patterson Air Force Base formed a sexual assault response team. This week, the ...

12 March 2014

Hot tub nightmare

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Newton, Kan. -- (KSNW)  A young girl is recovering after a near drowning in a hot tub at a hotel in Newton, Kansas.  "My sister got stuck in this hot tub at Red Coach, she's stuck in the thing, an ...