U.S. & World News

05 May 2014

Wildfire turns deadly in Oklahoma

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  At least one person is dead and thousands have been evacuated as a deadly wildfire burns near Guthrie, Oklahoma. A 56-year-old man died after he chose not to evacuate his home near Guth ...

02 May 2014

8-year-old Richmond boy killed trying to save sister from rapist

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Richmond, Va. -- (WWBT) - Richmond Police have a warrant for the arrest of a teen in connection with a brutal South Richmond murder and rape.  Sources say the teen is being evaluated at the Tucker ...

02 May 2014

"A cop completely out of control"

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Albuquerque, N.M. --- (KOB News) A 24-year-old University of New Mexico law school student says he was kneed in the groin by an Albuquerque Police Department officer so hard it shattered one of his ...

02 May 2014

Kansas City second grader handcuffed at school

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Kansas City, Kan. --- (KSHB News) A Kansas City second grader said his school treated him like a criminal Wednesday by placing him in handcuffs simply because he was misbehaving."Some of the kids we ...

02 May 2014

Squirrel selfie gone wrong

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

Auburn, Maine -- (NECN) 17-year-old Brian Genest is back home in Auburn, Maine after photos from his family vacation in Florida went viral. Genest was on a nature trail when he saw what looked like ...

01 May 2014

Microsoft issues fix for major Internet Explorer bug

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local, Technology

(NBC News) Microsoft issued a security patch at 1 p.m. ET Thursday to fix a serious bug in Internet Explorer, the company said in a blog post. Customers who have automatic updates enabled won't nee ...

01 May 2014

What's actually in Taco Bell Beef?

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

(KGW) Taco Bell is revealing what's in its beef, and it turns out it's actually mostly beef. The fast-food chain's recipe contains 88% beef and 12% "signature recipe," according to a new webpage pos ...

01 May 2014

Gay teen targeted

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Clio, Mich. --- (WEYI News) The parents of a 16-year old Clio, Michigan student say he's become the target of bullying because he's openly gay.Now their home has also become a target."Over here you ...

01 May 2014

The annual report of the dirtiest and cleanest produce

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

The USDA's latest dietary recommendations suggest half our plates be filled with fruits and vegetables. Today, a non-profit research organization released its annual report of the dirtiest as well a ...

01 May 2014

Two dead in jail explosion

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Pensacola, Fla. -- (NBC News)  A massive explosion at a Florid jail has left two dead and more than 150 others injured. The blast ripped through the booking facility at the Escambia County Jail in ...