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28 December 2014

Search to continue Monday for missing airliner

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INDONESIA (NBC NEWS) -- Rescuers scouring Indonesian waters for an AirAsia plane that went missing with 162 people aboard have found no sign of the missing jet more than 16 hours after it lost conta ...

27 December 2014

Alzheimer's choir: magic in the music

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(KARE)  For one generation it's "Lion Sleeps Tonight", for another "Call Me Maybe."They're the songs that get stuck in our heads, and not nearly so annoying when placed in the context of a choir ma ...

27 December 2014

Prison's "blue room" earns praise

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(KTVB)  Idaho's Snake River Correctional Institution is getting national attention. With the help of Nalini Nadkarni, a forest ecologist, they developed the Blue Room, being hailed by TIME magazine ...

26 December 2014

Toilet paper turnaround

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Oakley, Utah. -- (KSL)  Of all the gifts people want Santa to bring down the chimney this Christmas, Matthew Deane is hoping for more toilet paper. "Right now, we are up to 690 rolls," Matthew said ...

26 December 2014

Hacked? Xbox Back Online, While PlayStation Network Remains Down

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(NBC News) Microsoft's Xbox Live was "up and running" on Friday while Sony Corp's PlayStation remained offline for a second day after a hacker group claimed responsibility for attacking the two Inte ...

25 December 2014

Oregon veterinarian released from East Timor prison

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PORTLAND, ORE. -- Stacey Addison, an Oregon veterinarian, was released from a prison in the nation of East Timor on Christmas day, after being held for several months.  Addison was arrested in Sept ...

24 December 2014

Pup takes a plunge

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Sacramento, Calif. --- (KCRA)  A Boston Terrier named Sammy is recovering after a 15-story fall from his owner's Sacramento, California apartment.Fighting tears from his the balcony of the Bridgewa ...

24 December 2014

Punch kills Washington teen

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Granite Falls, Wash. --- (KING)  The death of a Washington state teen killed by a single punch to the head has been ruled a homicide by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office.Jarom L. Thoma ...

23 December 2014

North Korea internet outage

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(NBC News) Major Websites in North Korea are back online this morning after a massive internet outage there.The timing of that outage is raising questions about whether the U.S. is behind it.The Oba ...

23 December 2014

Fallen Marine's medals stolen

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Wilmington, N.C. --- (WECT)  A Wilmington, North Carolina woman is asking thieves to have a change of heart after they stole her husband's military medals.The thieves broke into Jessica Bordoni's h ...