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14 February 2015

Arctic blast

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(NBC) bitter cold temperatures and blizzard conditions have been breaking records for the last several weeks in the northeast, and now more is on the way. Millions are bundling up and bracing for th ...

12 February 2015

Dog on a mission

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Iowa -- (KWWL)  If you ever doubted the connection between a dog and their human companion, you might want to think again. Nancy Francks is currently recovering from cancer surgery at Mercy Medica ...

12 February 2015

Wyoming considers firing squad

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Who. -- (KCWY)  A bill allowing firing squads to be used as a second option after lethal injections for Wyoming's death row inmates is expected to pass. This bill has a lot of support, even though ...

12 February 2015

Facebook 'Legacy Contact' runs your profile after you die

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(NBC News) -- Facebook is already a part of the lives of more than a billion people. Now it wants to be part of their afterlife, too. On Thursday morning, Facebook announced it will let users desig ...

12 February 2015

Congress sends Obama pipeline bill

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Wash. D.C. -- President Obama could be preparing to use his veto powers for the first time against the new Republican-led Congress.   Wednesday night the House passed a final version of a bill, aut ...

12 February 2015

Triple jackpot!

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(NBC News)  Three lucky tickets have matched the numbers on one of the largest jackpots in Powerball history. The $564.1 million jackpot will be split by winners in North Carolina, Texas and Puerto ...

11 February 2015

"Sniper" trial begins

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Fort Worth, Texas --- (NBC News)  Opening statements were heard Wednesday in the trial of Eddie Ray Routh, the man accused of murdering former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield.T ...

11 February 2015

Obama asks to extend ISIS fight

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(NBC News)  President Obama has asked Congress to formally authorize an expansion of the U.S. war against ISIS, including the use of American ground forces in Syria.His request sets up the first wa ...

10 February 2015

Familes win lawsuit over baby swap

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Paris, France --- A French court has awarded a little over $2,000,000 to two families whose babies were switched at birth more than 20 years ago. The mother's gave birth to their daughter in 1994, o ...

10 February 2015

Bro-tox: botox injections for men?

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(KPRC)  Botox has been a go-to treatment for many women who want to look younger and fresher, and now it seems their husbands and boyfriends are following them to the doctor's office in droves to g ...