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11 November 2014

School beating caught on cam

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Tupelo, Miss. -- (WTVA)  A Mississippi mother says complaints about bullying were ignored until her daughter's beating was caught on camera. Cellphone video shows 13-year-old Destiny Hughes being p ...

11 November 2014

The 12 scams of the holidays

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local, Regional

Ore. --- McAfee announces its annual "12 scams of the holidays" list for consumers to help you avoid unwrapping an online threat this year.Cybersecurity threats heighten during the holiday season as ...

11 November 2014

Dad builds Iron Man costume to help sick baby 'feel brave'

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(KGW News) A baby's first Halloween costume is usually pretty adorable, but this one is also very meaningful. Baby Collier has been in the hospital since his premature birth in July. His dad, Eric H ...

10 November 2014

McDonald's recalls 2.3M Hello Kitty toys for choking hazard

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(NBC News) McDonald's recalled about 2.3 million Hello Kitty toys in the U.S. and another 200K in Canada on Monday because the whistles can pose a choking hazard to young children. The toys were dis ...

10 November 2014

Tests show door that Crushed baby gorilla "Kabibe" at San Francisco zoo working properly

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San Francisco, Calif. --- (NBC News) Tests on an automatic door which crushed a baby gorilla at the San Francisco Zoo show it is working properly. The manual shut-off switch on the hydraulic door in ...

09 November 2014

Health experts skeptical about new GMO potato crop

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local, Health

Boise, Ida. -- A new genetically modified potato could be changing the way the public sees french fries.  The US Department of Agriculture approved the bruise resistant potato on Friday. They say i ...

08 November 2014

Crossfitters compete for a good cause

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in U.S. & World News

Medford, Ore. -- Crossfit athletes from all over the state came together in competition to help the community Saturday. Fifty athletes competed in "Project 51" that was hosted by Medford's Crossfit ...

08 November 2014

The changing face of dining out

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(NBC News)  Fast food has dominated dining out for decades, but fast casual restaurants are changing the landscape.Chains such as Panera Bread and Chipotle are part of the trend, serving up customi ...

08 November 2014

Gettysburg hero honored

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(WGAL) President Obama on Thursday posthumously awarded a Civil War hero the Medal of Honor  for his actions at the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863.The Medal of Honor was awarded to the family of Firs ...

08 November 2014

Cop shares coat

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(WCYB)   On Wednesday afternoon Police Officer Seth Brumfield stood watch over a rainy intersection by Thomas Jefferson Elemenatry school in Kingsport, Tennessee. There's a shortage of crossing gu ...