U.S. & World News

27 March 2014

E-Cigarettes and their hidden dangers

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

Oklahoma City, Okla. -- (KFOR)  The number of kids getting their hands on liquid nicotine used to refill e-cigarettes and being rushed to the emergency room grows each year. Ren Gaulrapp's 4- year- ...

26 March 2014

Tornado touches down near Sacramento

Posted in U.S. & World News, Weather

Roseville, Cali. -- The national weather service has confirmed that a tornado hit a neighborhood in Roseville, California, (north of Sacramento), Wednesday. A large funnel cloud was spotted yesterda ...

26 March 2014

Obamacare extension granted

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

Wash. D.C. -- (NBC News)  Anyone who starts the application process of enrolling in the government's health insurance plan by the end of March will get extra time to do so. The Obama administration ...

26 March 2014

New Malaysia satellite images show 122 objects

Posted in U.S. & World News

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia -- Malaysia's Ministry of Transport released new satellite images purporting to show 122 objects in the Indian Ocean off Perth, Australia. The ministry said the images were ta ...

25 March 2014

Judge Joe jailed

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

Memphis, T.N. -- (WMC) Judge Joe Brown was released on his own recognizance Monday after he was charged with contempt of court and sentenced to five days in jail. Brown, 66, was sentenced for report ...

25 March 2014

Danger on the playground

Posted in U.S. & World News

East Moline, Ill. -- (KWQC)  Authorities in East Moline, Illinois say they found around a dozen razor blades glued to playground equipment after a 2-year-old child was injured. "I've seen a lot of ...

25 March 2014

Ashland residents raise thousands to fight illegal dog trade

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Dr. Jeff Rinkhoff and Janis Rosenthal from Ashland have raised more than $20,000 for the Soi Dog Foundation. This money will fund a rescue shelter for dogs in Buriram, Thailand whe ...

25 March 2014

No good deed unpunished

Posted in U.S. & World News

Grand Junction, Colo. -- (KUSA)  It was meant as a gesture of solidarity: a girl in Grand Junction, Colorado shaved her head to support her friend, who is battling cancer. However, family members s ...

25 March 2014

Court tackles contraception

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

Wash. D.C. -- (NBC News) A controversial mix of politics and religion was the focus of arguments inside the Supreme Court Tuesday. Justices are considering whether corporations have the same rights ...

25 March 2014

Two dead in Naval Base shooting

Posted in U.S. & World News

Norfolk, Va. -- (WAVY) A civilian fatally shot a sailor aboard a docked U.S. Navy destroyer in Virginia on Monday night before he was shot dead by security forces, officials said. The suspect had au ...