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14 March 2015

More SAE racism?

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(KING)  Members of the Black Student Union at the University of Washington are speaking out after they say racial slurs were thrown their way during a march for equality on February 25th outside of ...

14 March 2015

Vermilion river on the rise

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(WKYC)  Police in Vermilion, Ohio have called in the U.S. Coast Guard to help break up ice at the mouth of the Vermilion River. Vermilion Police Sgt. Jim Graham says the Coast Guard will use an ice ...

13 March 2015

General Motors recalls almost 64,000 Chevrolet Volt Hybrid cars

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

General Motors is recalling some 64,000 Volt Hybrids due to possible build-up of carbon monoxide inside the vehicle.  The recall impacts 2011 through 2013 models. GM says the problem can arise when ...

13 March 2015

No more Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill?

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

Ore. --- Every face on American money is a man's, but one group wants that to change.Women on Twenty’s or W-20 started a campaign to take Andrew Jackson off of the $20 bill and put a woman in his ...

13 March 2015

Meth lab found in Walmart bathroom

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Muncie, Indiana --- Police recover a backpack meth lab inside a Walmart bathroom.Employees of the Muncie, Indiana Walmart found the suspicious backpack and called police late Thursday night.WTHR rep ...

13 March 2015

American millennials not measuring up to standard

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A new report suggests that American millennials have more to learn before they're ready to run the world. A study conducted by Princeton-based educational testing service found that young people in ...

13 March 2015

Facebook under a class-action lawsuit

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Facebook is dealing with a class-action lawsuit over online purchases made by kids. A district court judge ruled Tuesday that the lawsuit can go forward. Hundreds of thousands of people could become ...

13 March 2015

Experts calling for 'tobacco-free world' by 2040

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A group of public health experts is calling for a tobacco-free world by the year 2040 and they say it's possible with better political support and stricter regulation of the tobacco industry.  Alth ...

12 March 2015

Powdered alcohol approved by federal agency

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A cocktail in a bag, it’s just powder you add water to, shake and drink.Powdered alcohol, called palcohol, could be on store shelves soon.          The federal government approved it, but ...

12 March 2015

Grim search continues

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(NBC News)  The bodies of two crew members aboard the Army Black Hawk helicopter that crashed off the Florida coast have been found, and officials say they're transitioning from a search and rescue ...