U.S. & World News

25 July 2014

Dogs kill jogger

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Metamora, Mich. --- (WDIV)  A 46-year-old man has died after being attacked by dogs while he was on a run Wednesday evening in Metamora, Michigan.Police said Craig Sytsma, of Livonia, was running w ...

25 July 2014

'Forgotten' foster child left in hot car dies in Wichita

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Wichita, Kansas --- A 10-month-old foster child died in Wichita, Kansas, after being left inside a hot car for two hours on a 90-degree day, police said Friday. Detectives questioned the foster pare ...

24 July 2014

Comic-con returns

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(KNSD)  San Diego's Comic-Con International 2014 officially opens to fans on Thursday and organizers say it will be the epicenter of all things pop culture.David Glanzer, Comic-Con's Director of Ma ...

24 July 2014

Comic-con 2014: Thursday's big events

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(NBC News) Following Wednesday evening's brief preview, Comic-Con makes the jump to light speed Thursday when the first full day of events kicks-off in San Diego.A celebration of what's hot in comi ...

24 July 2014

Cards for Danny Nickerson

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Mass. --- A young boy from Massachusetts with an inoperable tumor is celebrating his sixth birthday tomorrow (Friday), for a gift, he asked for birthday cards and his request went viral.The response ...

24 July 2014

Burglary: a family affair

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Wis. --- (WTMJ)  A Wisconsin mother has been arrested for breaking into a home with her three young children in tow.Tanya Fawcett is behind bars for breaking into a Racine apartment with her three ...

24 July 2014

Booted for a tweet?

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(KARE)  A Minnesota man and his two children were asked to leave a Southwest Airlines flight in Denver after he tweeted about a boarding disagreement.Duff Watson says he has priority boarding becau ...

24 July 2014

ISIS militants order Iraqi females to undergo genital mutilation

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(NBC News) Militants have ordered all females in and around Iraq's northern city of Mosul to undergo genital mutilation, the U.N. said Thursday. The Islamic of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) issued the "f ...

24 July 2014

Arizona botches execution

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Ariz. --- (NBC News)  Witnesses say condemned inmate Joseph Rudolf Wood gasped for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday night in Arizona.He was finally pronounced dead almost ...

22 July 2014

To spank or not to spank? TODAY anchors discuss disciplining kids

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(TODAY) A recent New York court ruling that called spanking a “reasonable use of force” has stirred debate among parents over the still widely used form of household discipline.It also brought f ...