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17 July 2015

Chattanooga in mourning

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Chattanooga, Tenn. --- (NBC News)  Chattanooga, and the nation, are mourning for the four Marines killed in Thursday's deadly attacks on two military facilities."I saw him take one shot, and then I ...

17 July 2015

Search for missing toddler continues

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Idaho --- (KTVB) The search for 2-year-old DeOrr Kunz Jr., missing since last Friday after wondering away during a family camping trip, continued in and around Idaho's Stone Reservoir Thursday.Searc ...

17 July 2015

TripAdvisor names top recreational places to visit

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TripAdvisor has compiled reviews and opinions from millions of travelers to name the nation's top amusement parks, aquariums, water parks and zoos.Travelers picked the Georgia aquarium in Atlanta as ...

16 July 2015

Holmes eligible for death penalty

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Colo. -- (NBC News)  A jury has found James Holmes guilty of multiple counts of first degree murder and eligible for the death penalty. Holmes, a 27-year-old former neuroscience student at the Uni ...

16 July 2015

Local farmer in DC ahead of GMO senate debate

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WASHINGTON DC -- Just a little more than a month ago, Jackson County's ban on GMO's or genetically modified organisms went into effect. But now an amendment to a bill in the nation's capital may ...

16 July 2015

Five dead in Chattanooga shooting

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Chattanooge, Tenn. -- (NBC News)  Four marines and a gunman are dead following attacks on two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee. A police officer and two other people were wounded befo ...

15 July 2015

Plane makes emergency landing on New Jersey highway

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New Jersey -- A traffic camera captured the dramatic moment a small plane made an emergency landing on a New Jersey highway over the weekend.   The plane carrying students from the Skydive East C ...

14 July 2015

Facebook adoption plea sparks outrage

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Dubuque, Iowa -- (KWWL)  A Facebook post written over the weekend and posted to a private group is causing quite a stir in Dubuque, Iowa. The message, posted to a group called DBQ Mamas, reads: "I ...

14 July 2015

Boy Scouts consider lifting ban on same-sex adults as leaders

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The Boy Scouts of America is taking the first step toward ending its ban on same-sex adults as leaders.  The group's executive committee adopted a resolution last week that would reverse the policy ...

14 July 2015

WATCH: Baby's adorable reaction to seeing clearly for 1st time

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(NBC Bay Area) Eleven-month--old Piper has captured the Internet's collective heart in a video showing her being able to see clearly for the first time. The Cincinnati girl is "extremely farsighted ...