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14 August 2014

Gun rights showdown

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Houston, Texas --- (KPRC)  Members of the gun rights group Open Carry Texas met with Houston's Fifth Ward community leaders Wednesday, hoping to explain why they chose an historic African-American ...

14 August 2014

U.S. Marshals arrest woman on most wanted list

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Portland, Ore. -- U.S. Marshal’s arrested the lone woman on their most wanted list.Janet Barreto was arrested at a Portland shopping center Tuesday, according to law enforcement; she had been on t ...

14 August 2014

It's a girl!

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(NBC News)  "Today" host Savannah Guthrie and her husband welcomed their baby girl into the world early Wednesday morning.Little Vale Guthrie Feldman weighed in at eight pounds, five ounces and mea ...

14 August 2014

War Machine on the run

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Las Vegas, Nevada -- (KSNV)  Police continue their manhunt for a mixed martial artist competitor they say beat his girlfriend so severely that it put her in the hospital. Jonathan Koppenhaver, also ...

14 August 2014

Tensions rise in Ferguson

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Ferguson, Mo. --- (NBC News)  Violence erupted in the streets of Ferguson, Missouri for a fourth straight night Wednesday when police fired tear gas and smoke bombs at hundreds of demonstrators who ...

14 August 2014

Facebook photos spark outrage

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Columbus, Ohio --- (WCMH) Franklin County authorities are investigating after photos of a 2-month-old Columbus girl with duct-tape across her pacifier sparked outrage on social media.The photos were ...

13 August 2014

300,000 people dropped from health care

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(CNN) -- More than 300,000 people who signed up for Obamacare could lose coverage unless they can prove they are US citizens or legal residents.The issue is not necessarily an immigration status pro ...

13 August 2014

Marijuana revenue not what lawmakers in Colorado expected

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Colo. --- The increase in revenue from Colorado's new marijuana taxes is expected to be half of what the voter guide estimated last year. That's in part because the state may have overestimated how ...

13 August 2014

Report says non-marital births have declined

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Report -- The number of children born to unmarried parents has steadily declined, since peaking in 2008. A Government report reveals there were about 1.6 million births to unmarried women in 2013 or ...

13 August 2014

Caught on cam: hospital flood

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Kearney, Neb. --- (NBC News)  Powerful flood waters ripped through a hospital in Kearney, Nebraska over the weekend.A massive wall of water burst through the cafeteria at Good Samaritan Hospital as ...