U.S. & World News

08 July 2014

Hot car deaths: preventable tragedies

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Ridgefield, Conn. --- (NBC News)  Another child has died after being left in a hot car. A 15-month-old boy was found dead early Monday evening in the backseat of a car in Ridgefield, Connecticut.Po ...

08 July 2014

Border Crisis: $3.7 billion problem

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(NBC News)  President Obama has asked Congress for $3.7 billion in emergency funds to help deal with the growing immigration crisis along the southern border.The money would be used to beef up the ...

08 July 2014

New eye for "KFC girl"

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(WBBH)  The young dog mauling victim at the center of an alleged hoax has arrived in Florida to be fitted with a new prosthetic eye.3-year-old Victoria Wilcher arrived from Mississippi with her fam ...

07 July 2014

Grants Pass veteran's trip to inspire other veterans

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass veteran is on the trip of a lifetime. He's on an 11,000 mile journey, to inspire veterans suffering from depression & post traumatic stress. "It's an opportuni ...

07 July 2014

Hot car dad denied bond

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Marietta, Ga. --- (WXIA) A judge has ordered that the Georgia man charged with murder in his young son's death inside a hot car, be held without bond in preparation for a trial.During a probable cau ...

07 July 2014

Mom copies '50s Copppertone ad, banned from Facebook

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Hickory, N.C. -- (KGW) Do you remember that old famous Coppertone ad from the 50s, where the little girl's bathing suit was being pulled down by a dog? Would you call that pornographic? Apparently, ...

07 July 2014

Chained child in shed

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Memphis, Tenn. --- (WMC)  Six children are in protective custody after a young boy was found chained in a backyard shed behind his Memphis, Tennessee home.Neighborhood friends say they told their m ...

07 July 2014

Portlanders upset after wild cougar euthanized

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Portland, Ore -- (KGW) Residents in a Northeast Portland neighborhood say they were shocked to find out the state chose to euthanize a cougar after it was safely tranquilized outside a home.Many of ...

07 July 2014

Foster Farms recall chicken due to salmonella contamination

Posted in U.S. & World News, Regional

If you haven't cleaned out your freezer in a while it might a good time to do that. Foster Farms is recalling dozens of its chicken products because of salmonella contamination. Foster Farms is volu ...

07 July 2014

CHP officer who hit woman in video on paid administrative leave

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California -- (NBC Los Angeles) A California Highway Patrol officer was on paid administrative leave Friday as investigators began looking into an incident that was captured on video in which the of ...