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05 November 2014

Peterson enters plea

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(NBC News)  Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has pleaded no contest to a charge of misdemeanor reckless assault.   Peterson, who was facing felony child abuse charges for allegedly b ...

04 November 2014

Abducted Philadelphia woman found alive

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Updated (11/5 4:30pm) (NBC News) Carlesha Freeland-Gaither, the 22-year old woman violently abducted from a Philadelphia street on Sunday, has been found alive in Maryland and her alleged abductor ...

01 November 2014

Alferd Packer: Colorado's cannibal

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(KUSA)   Colorado State Historian Dr. Bill has studied just about everything that relates to Colorado. There still are some stories that still intrigue him and just about everyone else in the stat ...

01 November 2014

Halloween's tiniest trick-or-treaters

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(NBC News)  Even though Halloween will be filled with candy, you won't see anything sweeter than the tiniest trick-or-treaters at one Los Angeles Hospital.Born premature just a few weeks ago, Jaime ...

01 November 2014

Breast cancer: a treatment revolution

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(WBAL)  There's a promising new treatment that doctors are using for patients with a specific, highly aggressive form of breast cancer that is having great success.It was a breast exam that Brittan ...

01 November 2014

Houston Police: girl starved to death

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(KPRC)  The death of a girl whose body was found wrapped in blankets inside a refrigerator in a Houston, Texas apartment has been ruled a homicide.  According to records, the primary cause of deat ...

01 November 2014

Sword slaying shocks Oklahoma

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(KFOR)  A 21-year-old Stillwater, Oklahoma man has been charged with first-degree murder in connection to the death of an area college student who, according to police, was nearly decapitated.Isaia ...

30 October 2014

Mystery deaths: family poisoned

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Springville, Utah --- (KSL News) Investigators believe a family of five in Springville, Utah died last month of poisoning.Police suspected the family's deaths were "not accidental or natural in any ...

29 October 2014

Identity theives: targeting children

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Brooksfield, Fla. -- (WFLA)  Authorities are issuing a new warning for parents about thieves targeting children. They're using synthetic IDs. Thieves somehow steal children's Social Security number ...

28 October 2014

Private spaceship bound for space station explodes on launch

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Island, Va. --- (NBC News) A private spaceship bound for the International Space Station exploded shortly after launch on Tuesday. Orbital Sciences' unmanned Cygnus spacecraft exploded as it blaste ...