U.S. & World News

20 August 2014

Teen birth rates decline

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(NBC News) A new government report shows the number of teenagers giving birth has declined over time. Since peaking in 1957, teen birth rates have steadily fallen and dropped 57% between 1991 and 20 ...

19 August 2014

U.S. Cellular field in final stages of build

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Medford, Ore. -- The largest set of synthetic-turf fields in the world is about to finish construction and it's right here in Southern Oregon. Today, Medford Parks and Recreation showcased the final ...

19 August 2014

Albertson's breach

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There's been an information breach at Albertsons.According to the company that operates the grocery chain, stores in Oregon, California and a slew of other states were targeted. The breach may have ...

19 August 2014

Marine faces murder charges

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Anchorage, Alaska --- (KTUU)  Police in Anchorage, Alaska have arrested a California-based Marine suspected of killing his pregnant lover.In a brief statement Monday, the Anchorage Police Departmen ...

19 August 2014

St. Louis police fatally shoot man near Ferguson

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St. Louis, Mo. -- (NBC News) Two St. Louis city police officers shot and killed a black man who came within several feet of them brandishing a knife on Tuesday in a confrontation a few miles from th ...

19 August 2014

Family: assault was a hate crime

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Miss. --- (WLBT)  The family of a Mississippi man beaten and shot by his stepson say the assault should be considered a hate crime.Craig Wilson is in critical condition after he was brutally attack ...

19 August 2014

Bedbugs close theater

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Lodi, Calif. --- (KCRA)  Management at a Lodi, California movie theater was was made aware of a bedbug infestation several weeks before a complaint prompted a sudden shutdown Sunday.Jeff Hood, a Lo ...

19 August 2014

Tree protest in Washington

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Wash. --- A young Washington woman is taking protesting to new heights. 19 year old Chiara D'Angelo is perched 70 feet up in an evergreen to protest a shopping development.She is against their plan ...

19 August 2014

Mugging for the camera

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Madison, ME. -- (WCSH)  One Maine man had a sense of rumor when he reported to jail August 8.Robert Burt, 19, was arrested on an OUI charge June 14. He was booked and had a mug shot taken. As part ...

19 August 2014

"Justice will bring peace"

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Ferguson, Mo. --- (NBC News) Ten days after Michael Brown was shot and killed by Ferguson, Missouri Police Officer Darren Wilson, Brown's mother says there's only one way to end the violence. "Just ...