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24 March 2015

No survivors in Germanwings plane crash

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Dusseldorf, Germany-- French authorities said no one survived the crash of a German passenger jet this morning in the French Alps.  There were 150 people on board, including German high-school stud ...

24 March 2015

104 year-old credits a soft-drink with her longevity

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Forth Worth, Tx.-- A Texas woman is a member of a very exclusive club. Elizabeth Sullivan turned 104 this month. To put that in perspective, she's lived through 18 U.S. presidential administrations, ...

23 March 2015

UVA: no evidence of rape

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Charlottesville, Va. --- (NBC News)  More than two years after an alleged gang rape on the University of Virginia campus and almost five months after a controversial report on the accusations spark ...

23 March 2015

Notorious "cannabis club" raided

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Anchorage, Alaska --- (KTUU)  Anchorage police served search warrants Friday at the Alaska Cannabis Club, an operation run by former television reporter and legal marijuana activist Charlo Greene.G ...

23 March 2015

Woman determined to finish 10k with help of her son & an officer

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Louisville, Ky.-- A photograph from a 10k race in kentucky is going viral and it's not of the winner or even a medal ceremony. It shows a woman, determined not to give up, crossing the finish line ...

22 March 2015

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz announces presidential bid

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(NBC NEWS) -- Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is the first in for 2016. "I'm running for President and I hope to earn your support!" Cruz announced on Twitter early Monday. I'm running for President and I ho ...

21 March 2015

Making the rounds

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(WLUC) For Jonathan and Jennifer Riehl, the past nine years have been quite the adventure.  They have joined an exclusive group of travelers who have been to every county in the continental United ...

21 March 2015

Shooting victim remembered

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(KPNX)Veronica Ehrig stood silent for a moment Thursday evening before lighting a candle and placing it in front of an impromptu shrine at Mesa, Arizona's Tri-City Inn. The small wooden cross and mu ...

21 March 2015

New fracking rules

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(NBC News) Fracking has dramatically increased oil and gas production in the U.S. by driving down prices and helping the economy. But according to Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, new rules a ...

21 March 2015

Spring weather on the horizon

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(NBC News)  The National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration has issued its spring forecast, predicting lingering effects from this winter for parts of the East, and discouraging news for much of ...