U.S. & World News

09 June 2014

Audit reveals VA shortcomings

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(NBC News)  The Veterans Affairs Department has released the results of a nation wide audit.It found more than 57,000 veterans have been waiting up to three months for a medical appointment.The aud ...

09 June 2014

Caught on cam: School bus abuse

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Florida --- (WFLA News) Lori Lamb says she's lost all trust in Florida's Pasco County School District after a bus camera captured a bus aide hitting her 10-year-old autistic son, Jeffery. When Lamb ...

07 June 2014

Actor Tracy Morgan in ICU after serious crash

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

Mercery County, NJ -- Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan is in critical condition after a six-vehicle crash in New Jersey early Saturday morning.   According to Police the "30 Rock" actor was on a lim ...

06 June 2014

Automakers renaming Minivans

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What's in a name? A lot when it comes to selling vehicles.  Call them "People Movers," "Multi-Purpose Vehicles," or even "Family Haulers" just don't call them "Minivans." Hoping to spur sales and b ...

06 June 2014

Pesky Pets

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(The Mayo Clinic) What's keeping you up at night? For many Americans, its their pets. Researchers at the Mayo Clinic for sleep medicine in Phoenix, Arizona studied more than 100 patients. Each patie ...

06 June 2014

One dead in Seattle Pacific University campus shooting

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Seattle, Wash. --- (NBC News)  Gunshots rang out at Seattle Pacific University Thursday.When it was over one person was dead and three others wounded.It began when a man armed with a shotgun walked ...

06 June 2014

Teacher tapes students mouths shut during quiet game

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New Jersey -- (NBC News) A substitute teacher in New Jersey won't be allowed to fill in again at an elementary school after she allegedly taped shut the mouths of several students last week, offici ...

06 June 2014

Caught on cam: cat killer

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Cleveland, Ohio --- (WKYC News) Police in Cleveland, Ohio are asking for the public's help identifying a man caught on video shooting a cat.Danielle Stiegelmeyer, the cat owner, says Jack was more t ...

06 June 2014

D-Day 70th anniversary

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(NBC News) Today marks the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings during World War II. The invasion by allied troops was considered a turning point in the war for cracking Hitler's western front as ...

05 June 2014

Banning food stamp purchases of soda may help decrease obesity

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

Stanford, Calif. -- Banning food stamp purchases of soda and other sugary drinks could cause a major drop in obesity and diabetes among the poor. That's the finding of a new study published in the A ...