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05 January 2015

Bond denied for suspect allegedly beaten by sexual assault victim's boyfriend

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Conway, SC. ---  (WMBF) - William Mattson's bond was denied in a bond hearing on Saturday. Mattson, 52, has been charged with criminal sexual conduct in the first degree, after reportedly assaultin ...

03 January 2015

Legal moonshine: homage to history

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(NBC News) New Year's Eve is just around the corner and many Americans plan to celebrate with a drink.The increasing popularity of micro-distilleries has many consumers turning to "moonshine" when t ...

03 January 2015

Treating extreme morning sickness

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(WMTV)  Many pregnant women suffer from morning sickness, but a small percentage of expectant moms experience a much more severe case.Cecelia Klingele and her husband have a busy household with eig ...

03 January 2015

2014: box office blues

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(NBC News)  The fact that a Marvel film ruled the 2014 box office isn't really a surprise, but the one that did is."Never in a million years would I have imagined that that Marvel movie would have ...

03 January 2015

Economists optimistic about 2015

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(NBC News) The collapse of oil prices that sent gas prices plummeting was the gift that kept on giving for consumers at the end of 2014, and economists say that will likely continue for a while in 2 ...

02 January 2015

Treasure in the attic

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Lubbock, Texas --- (KCBD)  When Andy Green went into the attic of his Lubbock, Texas home to unblock a drier vent he uncovered treasure."I heard him stomp down the ladder, and he said come in here, ...

31 December 2014

New Year's Eve

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(NBC News) Bundled up and ready to celebrate, more than a million people are prepared to ring in the New Year in iconic Times Square.  It's a "bucket list" item for so many, worthy of a trip across ...

31 December 2014

Two year old boy accidentally shoots and kills mom at Idaho Walmart

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Hayden, Idaho --- (NBC News) The family of a woman who was fatally shot by her two-year-old son in an Idaho Walmart Tuesday said she was a responsible gun owner and a "wonderful mother" who was "tak ...

31 December 2014

New law regarding minors and alcohol to start January 1st

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Ore. --- Starting January 1st, teens caught with alcohol will be protected by a new law, but only for a very specific reason.House bill 40-94 will provide medical amnesty, so to speak, to youth cau ...

30 December 2014

UPS and FedEx's on-time rates increase this holiday season

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After last year's delivery debacle, FedEx and UPS came through this holiday season.According to shipment tracker Shipmatrix both FedEx and UPS delivered more than 99% of Express packages on-time thi ...