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23 May 2014

Accused California kidnapper faces Judge

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Calif. --- (NBC News) A Southern California man accused of kidnapping a woman when she was 15 and of holding her captive and abusing her for 10 years was charged Thursday, a day after word of his ar ...

23 May 2014

Restaurant reviews spot food poisoning outbreaks

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Online restaurant reviews may provide more than a thumbs up or thumbs down; now health department officials are turning to the websites as a way to spot food poisoning outbreaks. The New York City D ...

23 May 2014

Baby goat recieves a new wheelchair

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Victoria, Australia -- Look at "Frostie the Snow Goat" go! This baby goat is very happy with his new set of wheels. He was unable to walk before, due to a disease he got shortly after birth. This vi ...

22 May 2014

Hummus recall issued over possible Listeria contamination

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(NBC Bay Area) If you are planning to add hummus to your list of Memorial Day snacks, watch out. Food manufacturer Lansal has issued a voluntary recall on about 14,860 pounds of hummus and dip produ ...

22 May 2014

Healthy holiday grilling

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

(NBC News)  Hamburgers and hot dogs are typical and tasty Memorial Day fare, but there are a few ways to make your cookout a little healthier. You may have heard cooking meats at high temperatures ...

22 May 2014

A Wisconsin girl was shot while playing on a school playground

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Milwaukee, Wis. -- (WTMJ) An 11-year-old girl was shot in the head on Milwaukee's north side Wednesday night, police confirmed. It happened just after 7:00 p.m.  The girl was playing on the playgro ...

21 May 2014

Predator in the closet

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N.C. --- (WCNC News) A North Carolina man charged with multiple sex crimes involving a teenage girl he met online has turned himself in. Investigators arrested 27-year-old Jarred Ashley Workman late ...

21 May 2014

School yearbook draws attention

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Mesa, Ariz. --- (KPNX News) Students at Arizona's Mesa High School are speaking out in defense of a controversial yearbook entry.The two pages titled "I'm Working a Double Shift" are drawing a lot o ...

21 May 2014

Petco to remove all China-made cat and dog treats from its shelves

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Petco is getting rid of all cat and dog treats made in China. The decision comes just days after the FDA issued a new warning that a thousand dog deaths may be linked to jerky pet treats imported fr ...

21 May 2014

Chipotle issues "no gun" request

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Chipotle is asking customers to check their firearms at the door. The Mexican food chain made the request after gun rights advocates brought military-style assault rifles into a Texas Chipotle resta ...