U.S. & World News

22 March 2015

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz announces presidential bid

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(NBC NEWS) -- Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is the first in for 2016. "I'm running for President and I hope to earn your support!" Cruz announced on Twitter early Monday. I'm running for President and I ho ...

21 March 2015

Making the rounds

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(WLUC) For Jonathan and Jennifer Riehl, the past nine years have been quite the adventure.  They have joined an exclusive group of travelers who have been to every county in the continental United ...

21 March 2015

Shooting victim remembered

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(KPNX)Veronica Ehrig stood silent for a moment Thursday evening before lighting a candle and placing it in front of an impromptu shrine at Mesa, Arizona's Tri-City Inn. The small wooden cross and mu ...

21 March 2015

New fracking rules

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(NBC News) Fracking has dramatically increased oil and gas production in the U.S. by driving down prices and helping the economy. But according to Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, new rules a ...

21 March 2015

Spring weather on the horizon

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(NBC News)  The National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration has issued its spring forecast, predicting lingering effects from this winter for parts of the East, and discouraging news for much of ...

21 March 2015

Changing directions

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This morning Israel's Prime Minister is backing off his pre-election day comments about not supporting a two-state solution with the Palestinians.  Those comments are forcing the U.S. to take anoth ...

20 March 2015

Sleepy man beats intruder

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Las Vegas, Nev. -- (KSNV) An elderly man survives a brutal beating in a bizarre attack inside his Las Vegas home. Family members say the suspect fell asleep after the attack. The suspect was nearly ...

19 March 2015

"White people" stickers shock Austin

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Austin, Texas --- (KXAN)  An Austin, Texas bakery says they were victims of a hate crime. Sugar Mama's Bakeshop posted a photo Wednesday on Instagram of a sticker that someone placed on their store ...

19 March 2015

President Obama fills out bracket for men's NCAA Tournament

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

President Obama thinks Kentucky will emerge victorious in this year's men's NCAA basketball tournament.He filled out his bracket Wednesday, March 18th on ESPN, in the final four, the President has K ...

19 March 2015

Study shows women who breastfeed results in higher IQ's

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A new long-term study has linked breast feeding and intelligence.Researchers in Brazil who followed nearly 3,500 babies from all social classes found those who were breast-fed longer scored higher o ...