U.S. & World News

02 July 2014

Teenage hunter under fire for posing with dead animals on Facebook

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(The Today Show) Kendall Jones is used to being the one behind the barrel, but now the Texas Tech University cheerleader is under fire for photos she’s posted of her hunting expeditions. The 19-ye ...

02 July 2014

Bear cub gets his head stuck in a cookie jar

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(NBC News) A bear cub is recovering in New Jersey this morning, after falling victim to temptation, and getting into all kinds of trouble. Somebody in Ringwood put a cookie jar in the trash last Fri ...

01 July 2014

Tracking painkillers sales

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(NBC News) Treatment of severe pain may not depend on how badly you feel, but where you live.A new report from the Centers for Disease Control finds prescription rates for opioid painkillers like Ox ...

01 July 2014

Border children: refugee crisis

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

(NBC News)  One day after he declared immigration reform dead, President Obama ran into the realities of trying to fix, on his own, a system flooded by the new wave of children arriving at the U.S. ...

01 July 2014

Saved from the heat

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Fla. --- (WBBH)  A Florida man was arrested Sunday for leaving a litter of seven pit bull puppies inside a moving truck for 45 minutes - on a 97-degree day.Ruth Sawyer says she and her husband spot ...

01 July 2014

Going World Cup crazy

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

(NBC News)  Across the country millions will be watching Team USA take on Belgium in the World Cup this afternoon. Soccer fever has swept across America and one of the largest watch parties is expe ...

30 June 2014

Sheriff: Missing Oregon woman's body found in suitcase in Wisconsin

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Wis. --- Authorities in Wisconsin have confirmed confirm that a missing Oregon woman is one of the two people whose bodies were found stuffed in suitcases and dumped along a rural highway. The body ...

30 June 2014

Rebuilding in Yarnell

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(KPNX)  A year ago they arrived with heads bowed, hands held. The air was silent because no one knew what to say.They parked their pickups, their SUVs, their sedans outside Mile High Middle School, ...

30 June 2014

Obama says he'll go it alone on immigration

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics, Regional

(NBC News) President Obama vowed Monday to use executive actions to address illegal immigration and the ongoing humanitarian crisis developing along the U.S. border. Mr. Obama said obstructionism by ...

30 June 2014

Corporations and contraception

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

(NBC News)  The United States Supreme Court has ruled that for-profit companies can claim a religious exemption to the contraceptive insurance mandate of the Affordable Care Act. It's a narrow vict ...