U.S. & World News

01 July 2014

Going World Cup crazy

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

(NBC News)  Across the country millions will be watching Team USA take on Belgium in the World Cup this afternoon. Soccer fever has swept across America and one of the largest watch parties is expe ...

30 June 2014

Sheriff: Missing Oregon woman's body found in suitcase in Wisconsin

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Wis. --- Authorities in Wisconsin have confirmed confirm that a missing Oregon woman is one of the two people whose bodies were found stuffed in suitcases and dumped along a rural highway. The body ...

30 June 2014

Rebuilding in Yarnell

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(KPNX)  A year ago they arrived with heads bowed, hands held. The air was silent because no one knew what to say.They parked their pickups, their SUVs, their sedans outside Mile High Middle School, ...

30 June 2014

Obama says he'll go it alone on immigration

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics, Regional

(NBC News) President Obama vowed Monday to use executive actions to address illegal immigration and the ongoing humanitarian crisis developing along the U.S. border. Mr. Obama said obstructionism by ...

30 June 2014

Corporations and contraception

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

(NBC News)  The United States Supreme Court has ruled that for-profit companies can claim a religious exemption to the contraceptive insurance mandate of the Affordable Care Act. It's a narrow vict ...

30 June 2014

Dad-doctor hug goes viral

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Boise, Idaho --- (The Today Show) If ever a picture captured pure happiness and relief, this is it. That’s Andrew Hanson on the left giving a bear hug to Dr. Bryan Hodges moments after he delivere ...

30 June 2014

Users angered at Facebook emotion-manipulation study

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(The Today Show) News that Facebook manipulated users' news feeds to see if it made them feel blue now has some users seeing red. Facebook is seeing backlash after participating in a study that inv ...

27 June 2014

Murder by truck

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Douglasville, Ga. --- (WXIA)  A Douglasville, Georgia family is in shock after a motorist turned a vehicle into a weapon and ran over a grandmother right in front of them.According to her daughter, ...

27 June 2014

Doggie dentist eases visits

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Seattle, Wash. --- (KING)  Monica Johnson is so terrified of going to the dentist, she went 15 years without an appointment."It's not gonna happen," she says. "I feel like a chicken. I wish I could ...

26 June 2014

GM: More trouble?

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(NBC News)  There's yet another problem with cars made by General Motors, and the CEO of the automotive giant said Thursday more recalls could be ahead. General Motors, C.E.O Mary Barra announced t ...