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24 April 2012

Obama Asks To Keep College Loan Rates Low

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President Obama will begin a series of speeches on student loan rates Tuesday, with a stop at the University of North Carolina. The president is asking congress to intervene with rising interest rat ...

23 April 2012

Zimmerman Released Overnight on Bond

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The waiting game ended overnight, George Zimmerman posting a $150,000 bond, 57 days after Trayvon Martin was killed and after 11 nights behind bars.   George Zimmerman walked out of the Seminole c ...

20 April 2012

Grills Recalled Nation-Wide

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As the warm weather approaches, you may want to listen up before you break out the grill. The consumer product safety commission has issued a recall for more than 87-thousand gas grills manufactured ...

18 April 2012

Subway Chicken: Deadly Game

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A YouTube video showing teenagers jumping onto New York city subway tracks as a train approaches is alarming subway riders and transit officials who said "they should have their heads examined." Th ...

18 April 2012

Dick Clark: 1929-2012

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A rock and roll icon has died. Dick Clark, the man many credit with bringing rock 'n roll music into the mainstream, passed away Wednesday at the age of 82. Whether he was spinning a new record or ...

18 April 2012

Space Needle Goes Gold

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Seattle, Washington -- 605 feet above the Emerald City, a Seattle family is making history at the Space Needle. Jeff Wright was reliving boyhood memories with his teenage daughter, Maureen, by givi ...

17 April 2012

Space Shuttle Discovery Moves To Smithsonian

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Space shuttle Discovery will soon be at the Smithsonian Institution. The Discovery left the Kennedy Space Center this morning for its final home in Washington D.C. at the Smithsonian. Discovery w ...

17 April 2012

Physicist Fights Traffic Ticket With Four Page Report

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A physicist in southern California successfully fought a $400 traffic ticket, but it's how he did it that's attracting attention. U.C. San Diego physicist, Dmitri Krioukov wrote a four-page paper e ...

16 April 2012

Secret Service Scandal Grows

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NBC News has learned that more Secret Service members are under investigation for misconduct in Colombia just before President Obama's summit trip. As many as 20 agents and uniformed officers on th ...

16 April 2012

Surveying The Aftermath

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Woodward, Oklahoma -- Tornado ally lived up to its name this past weekend. Nearly 100 tornados touched down across the southern and central plains Saturday and into Sunday, killing at least six and ...