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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 ...

12 March 2015

Police seek serial pooper

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Akron, Ohio --- (WKYC)  Police in Akron, Ohio are working to identify a man believed to have repeatedly defecated on multiple cars and children's front yard toys in one neighborhood over the last t ...

12 March 2015

Two officers shot in Ferguson, Mo.

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Ferguson, Mo. --- What started as a peaceful demonstration overnight in Ferguson, Missouri has ended in gun fire.  Two police officers were shot as they stood outside the Ferguson police department ...

12 March 2015

Secret service agents under investigation after crashing into White House barricade

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Wash. --- On Capitol Hill this morning, the Secret Service is investigating another allegation of misconduct.They’re looking into whether two agents crashed into a barrier at the White House after ...

12 March 2015

Research shows marijuana may affect long term memory

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New research finds heavy marijuana use during adolescence may affect long term memory in adulthood.  The study included young adults who had not smoked marijuana in at least two years. Brain images ...

12 March 2015

Caught on cam: high speed weed

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Ariz. --- (KPNX) Dash cam video shows the desperate attempts of two alleged drug smugglers trying to evade Arizona deputies. In the video, which was posted on the Pinal County Sheriff Department's F ...