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27 December 2014

Prison's "blue room" earns praise

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(KTVB)  Idaho's Snake River Correctional Institution is getting national attention. With the help of Nalini Nadkarni, a forest ecologist, they developed the Blue Room, being hailed by TIME magazine ...

26 December 2014

Toilet paper turnaround

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Oakley, Utah. -- (KSL)  Of all the gifts people want Santa to bring down the chimney this Christmas, Matthew Deane is hoping for more toilet paper. "Right now, we are up to 690 rolls," Matthew said ...

26 December 2014

Hacked? Xbox Back Online, While PlayStation Network Remains Down

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(NBC News) Microsoft's Xbox Live was "up and running" on Friday while Sony Corp's PlayStation remained offline for a second day after a hacker group claimed responsibility for attacking the two Inte ...

25 December 2014

Oregon veterinarian released from East Timor prison

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PORTLAND, ORE. -- Stacey Addison, an Oregon veterinarian, was released from a prison in the nation of East Timor on Christmas day, after being held for several months.  Addison was arrested in Sept ...

24 December 2014

Pup takes a plunge

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Sacramento, Calif. --- (KCRA)  A Boston Terrier named Sammy is recovering after a 15-story fall from his owner's Sacramento, California apartment.Fighting tears from his the balcony of the Bridgewa ...

24 December 2014

Punch kills Washington teen

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Granite Falls, Wash. --- (KING)  The death of a Washington state teen killed by a single punch to the head has been ruled a homicide by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office.Jarom L. Thoma ...

23 December 2014

North Korea internet outage

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(NBC News) Major Websites in North Korea are back online this morning after a massive internet outage there.The timing of that outage is raising questions about whether the U.S. is behind it.The Oba ...

23 December 2014

Fallen Marine's medals stolen

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Wilmington, N.C. --- (WECT)  A Wilmington, North Carolina woman is asking thieves to have a change of heart after they stole her husband's military medals.The thieves broke into Jessica Bordoni's h ...

23 December 2014

Utah man recovering after nearly drowning in eggnog

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Utah --- (KSN) A Utah man is recovering after nearly drowning in eggnog.Even though the drinks at the party contained no alcohol, the heavy drink nearly put Ryan Roche out of commission for the holi ...

22 December 2014

New York mourns slain officers

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(NBC News) Two New York City Police officers murdered in the line of duty were honored at a candlelight vigil Sunday.Mourners left flowers and lit candles at the makeshift memorial to Rafael Ramos a ...