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17 January 2015

Cold case cracked

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(KPRC)  Thirty years of police work went into a judge calling the name of Edmond Beauregard Degan, 57, in a downtown Houston, Texas courtroom Thursday. Degan is charged with the capital murder of Y ...

17 January 2015

"My body is on fire"

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(KFOR)   The state of Oklahoma completed its first execution Thursday night, since the botched lethal injection of a death row inmate last April. Charles Frederick Warner was pronounced dead at 7:2 ...

16 January 2015

Supreme Court says 'I do' to same sex marriage

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Wash. --- A big decision out of Washington DC tonight, as the Supreme Court says 'I do' to the debate over same sex marriage. The nine justices will determine whether gay couples have the constituti ...

16 January 2015

Flu outlook worsens

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(NBC News)  The flu seems to be everywhere this year, and since the vaccine is largely a mismatch to the viral strain that's circulating, experts are encouraging doctors to turn to prescription dru ...

15 January 2015

Wendy's removes soda from kids' meals

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Ore. --- Wendy’s has removed soda as an option from its kids' menus.The fast-food chain is the most recent to remove soda from their children's menus. Parents won't see soda as an option on the me ...

15 January 2015

Toddler killed after escaping crib

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Geneva, Fla. -- (WESH)  A toddler is dead after climbing out of his crib, leaving his home and wandering onto a Florida highway. Florida Highway Patrol troopers say Christopher Johnson, 1, was hit ...

15 January 2015

Women set ablaze

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Marshaltown, Iowa --- (WHO) A 24-year-old Iowa man is behind bars after allegedly setting fire to two women.Marshalltown Police say Esperidion 'Eddie' De Los Santos doused his girlfriend with gasoli ...

15 January 2015

Husband denies tattoo assault

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Lawrenceburg, Ky. --- (WLEX)   A Lawrenceburg, Kentucky man has been indicted on charges stemming from an alleged assault in which he tattooed a vulgar word on his wife's back at gunpoint. In a ja ...

14 January 2015

Meat tosser "there to feed the pigs"

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Mass. --- (NECN)  A Massachusetts woman is accused of throwing raw bacon and sausage at a police station on Friday, saying she was there to "feed the pigs".Framingham police say 24-year-old Lindsey ...

14 January 2015

Five dead in California crash

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San Joaquin County, Calif. --- (KCRA)  Five men inside a van were killed Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle crash along Highway 4 in San Joaquin County, the California Highway Patrol said.An unlicens ...