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05 February 2015

Washington's "5 star" jail

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Wash. --- (KGW)  Washington's Clark County Jail has gotten its first five-star review...from a former inmate.A former inmate identified only as "Lucky V" recently left a glowing review of the facil ...

04 February 2015

Parents accused of locking toddlers in car during wine tasting

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Wash. --- (NBC San Diego) Police say two parents left their children in a locked car last weekend, while they attended a wine tasting in Washington, D.C. A pedestrian called 911 around 4:30 p.m. aft ...

04 February 2015

TransAsia Turboprop ATR-72 crashes Into Taiwan River, killing 26

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Beijing --- (NBC News) Rescuers were searching into the night for possible survivors from a passenger plane that clipped an elevated highway and plunged into a river minutes after taking off in Taiw ...

04 February 2015

Tillis: don't require restaurant employees to wash hands

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Wash.  --- (WNCN) North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis suggested restaurants shouldn't be required to have their employees wash their hands in a question-and-answer session Monday at the Bipartisan Poli ...

03 February 2015

Gun range sparks outrage

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St. Petersburg, Fla. --- (WFLA)  He's received death threats. His neighbors are furious with him. His boss is even asking him questions.Joseph Carannante had no idea things would get this chaotic w ...

02 February 2015

Toddler shoots parents

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Albuquerue, N.M. -- (KOB)  Two New Mexico parents are recovering after being shot by their 3-year-old son inside a motel room in northeast Albuquerque Saturday afternoon. According to Albuquerque p ...

02 February 2015

Obama unveils budget

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(NBC News)  President Obama unveiled a $4 trillion 2016 budget Monday, an ambitious plan aimed at helping the poor and middle class. To pay for that the budget includes overall tax increases of $2 ...

02 February 2015

Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow

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Punxsutawney, Pa. -- Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, showed up on Groundhog Day and saw his shadow, meaning six more weeks of winter for us. Groundhog Day fans were out in ...

31 January 2015

Super Bowl XLIX???

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(KUSA) Let's face it - Roman numerals are hard. And yet we see them every year when the Super Bowl comes around.  That doesn't mean any of us actually know what all those letters stand for. Read mo ...

31 January 2015

Part pit bull, part dachshund, all cute!

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(WALB)  A unique puppy is winning internet fame after being picked up by a Georgia Humane Society. Rami is a year old Dachshund-Pit Bull mix.  A man spotted Rami in his yard last week and describe ...