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09 November 2014

Health experts skeptical about new GMO potato crop

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

Boise, Ida. -- A new genetically modified potato could be changing the way the public sees french fries.  The US Department of Agriculture approved the bruise resistant potato on Friday. They say i ...

08 November 2014

Crossfitters compete for a good cause

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in U.S. & World News

Medford, Ore. -- Crossfit athletes from all over the state came together in competition to help the community Saturday. Fifty athletes competed in "Project 51" that was hosted by Medford's Crossfit ...

08 November 2014

The changing face of dining out

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(NBC News)  Fast food has dominated dining out for decades, but fast casual restaurants are changing the landscape.Chains such as Panera Bread and Chipotle are part of the trend, serving up customi ...

08 November 2014

Gettysburg hero honored

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(WGAL) President Obama on Thursday posthumously awarded a Civil War hero the Medal of Honor  for his actions at the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863.The Medal of Honor was awarded to the family of Firs ...

08 November 2014

Cop shares coat

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(WCYB)   On Wednesday afternoon Police Officer Seth Brumfield stood watch over a rainy intersection by Thomas Jefferson Elemenatry school in Kingsport, Tennessee. There's a shortage of crossing gu ...

08 November 2014

Caught on cam: nail salon shooting

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(KPRC)  Surveillance video from inside a Houston, Texas nail salon shows a terrifying robbery that ends with one worker shot in the back.Surveillance video from inside the salon shows two robbers b ...

08 November 2014

"I just want to kill him"

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(WWBT)  The mother of a Richmond, Virginia abduction victim has a message for 37-year-old Delvin Barnes, the man accused of raping her 16-year-old daughter and then pouring bleach and gasoline on t ...

07 November 2014

Cover Oregon website open for enrollment next week

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Ore. --- Oregonians who signed up for health insurance through the failed Cover Oregon website can re-enroll through the federal exchange next week.Open enrollment of healthcare.gov begins next Satu ...

07 November 2014

House of filth: inside look

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Blackstone, Mass. -- (NECN)  Mounds of trash. Countless dirty diapers. A dead dog lying on a mattress, feces smeared on the ceilings and, perhaps most heartbreaking, the handprint of a baby on a wa ...

07 November 2014

Obama deploys up to 1,500 more troops to Iraq

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(NBC News) President Barack Obama on Friday authorized the deployment of up to 1,500 more troops to Iraq in an expansion of the American fight against ISIS militants, the Pentagon said. If all 1,500 ...