U.S. & World News

05 February 2014

Zom-Bees: The flying dead

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Essex Junction, Vt. -- (WPTZ) Call them the "flying dead," but Anthony Cantrell's zombie bees are no joke for the Vermont beekeeping industry. Cantrell, a Burlington beekeeper, said he noticed abou ...

31 January 2014

Utah school under fire for denying lunch to students

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Salt Lake City, Utah -- (KSL) A few dozen students at Salt Lake City, Utah's Uintah Elementary School went without lunch Tuesday after they were told they did not have enough money in their school a ...

28 January 2014

Pete Seegers dies

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New York City, N.Y. - Folk singer, song-writer and social activist Pete Seeger has died. The 94-year-old is best known for songs such as "If I Had a Hammer" and "Turn, Turn, Turn." His family says S ...

17 January 2014

CA Wildfires Still Burning

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(NBC News) Los Angeles, Cali. -- Firefighters made progress early Friday against a wildfire, apparently sparked when paper was tossed into a campfire,that tore through two and a half square miles of ...

14 January 2014

West Virginia begins lifting tap-water ban

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(NBC News) West Virginia residents who have been without water for several days are starting to turn their faucets on again. About one-third of the residents affected by last week's chemical spill ...

10 January 2014

Pursuit ends in shooting in S. California

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The suspect involved in a high speed pursuit through San Diego is in critical condition after the pursuit ends in a shooting. The hour long pursuit started Thursday when an officer attempted to sto ...

10 January 2014

Spill triggers water woes in West Virginia

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(NBC News) Friday federal agents opened an investigation into a chemical spill in West Virginia which has contaminated the water supply for hundreds of thousands of families. As many as 300,000 fam ...

10 January 2014

New mortgage rules arrive

Posted in U.S. & World News, Economy

(NBC News) Starting Friday home buyers can expect new protections against the risky loans that contributed to the housing crisis. The new rules are intended to protect home buyers from losing their ...

07 January 2014

Drinking habit? Your doctor needs to know, CDC says

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(NBC News) At least 38 million Americans binge drink — regularly downing at least four alcoholic beverages in a single bout — but many doctors are failing to discuss with their patients how dang ...

03 January 2014

7yo California girl reportedly found safe, suspect in custody

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Update (11:54pm 01/03): KNTV is now reporting that the girl has been found safe and the suspect is now in custody. An Amber Alert has since been canceled for 7-year-old Natalie Calvo out of a San F ...