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13 June 2014

Dachshund gets stuck in a security fence

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Miami, Fla. -- Poor thing! This Dachshund found itself not behind bars, but between them after getting stuck in a security fence. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue was called to the scene, and a firefighter to ...

12 June 2014

O.J. Simpson 20 years later

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(NBC News)  It's been 20 years since the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman and all of the drama that followed. Two decades later the images of O.J. Simpson's slow-speed Bronco chase, ...

12 June 2014

Teens and risky behavior

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(NBC News)  A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds teens are smoking less, but still engaging in other risky behaviors.The new survey includes data on more than 13,0 ...

12 June 2014

Cheetah cub and puppy are besties

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San Diego, Calif. -- How cute is this?! Cats and dogs can get along after all. A cheetah cub and puppy have become besties at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. The 6-week-old cheetah, named Ruuxa, was ...

11 June 2014

Red meat and the risk of breast cancer

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Eating large amounts of red meat in early adulthood could raise a woman's risk of breast cancer. Researchers looked at the diet and medical history of over 88,000 pre-menopausal women. 20 years late ...

11 June 2014

"Movie star" abduction attempt

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Baxter, Iowa --- (WHO)  Police in Baxter, Iowa have arrested a California man after they say he lured a 14-year-old girl into his car.Police said 33-year-old David Lavera had been communicating wit ...

11 June 2014

Fake student "looking for love"

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Longview, Texas -- (KETK) After months of lying and 29 days in jail, the charade is over for 34-year-old Charity Johnson.Johnson was arrested last month for providing a fake I.D. to police after pos ...

11 June 2014

A tunnel for turtles

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Washington County, Minn. --- (KARE)  Minnesota's first tunnel designed specifically for migrating turtles is being installed on a rural road near Big Marine Lake in Washington County.The special cu ...

11 June 2014

Remembering Emilio Hoffman

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Troutdale, Ore. --- (NBC News) Police continue their search for evidence and answers in Troutdale, Oregon one day after a school shooting that left a student and the gunman dead and a teacher wounde ...

10 June 2014

Report shows 74 school shootings since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary

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According to data nationwide we've had 74 school shootings since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut back in 2012. The numbers are from the group Everytown for Gun Safety. ...