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22 December 2014

New York mourns slain officers

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(NBC News) Two New York City Police officers murdered in the line of duty were honored at a candlelight vigil Sunday.Mourners left flowers and lit candles at the makeshift memorial to Rafael Ramos a ...

22 December 2014

Wacky year of the selfie

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(NBC News) As we approach the new year, here's a look back at some of the weird and wacky moments of the past 12-months. Usually those moments are caught by eyewitnesses, but this year people seemed ...

20 December 2014

Helmet stops bullet

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(KTVZ)  Sgt. Ryan Craig was shot in the head in Afghanistan in 2010. His helmet slowed down the bullet just enough for him to survive the attack.On Thursday, he was reunited with that helmet for th ...

20 December 2014

Carjacked infant returns

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(WLWT)  The missing infant who triggered an Amber Alert has been found safe in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky.Officers say they found 20-day-old Henry Flores alone in his mother's stolen car in the parkin ...

20 December 2014

Execution arguments continue

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(KFOR)   Testimony continued Thursday in the effort to temporarily stop all executions in Oklahoma.Several death row inmates are suing the state after the botched execution of convicted killer Cla ...

20 December 2014

Girlfriend sought in bizarre slaying

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(WTOV)  Police in Wellsburg, West Virginia are searching for the former girlfriend of a man found dead from an arrow to the back."We have no reason to consider her as a suspect, but she does have a ...

20 December 2014

Cousin charged in boy's murder

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(WNYT)  Police in Albany County, New York have arrested a cousin in connection with the death of a 5-year-old Kenneth White.Tiffany VanAlstyne, 19, is now charged with second-degree murder.Police h ...

19 December 2014

Coma patient loses benefits

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Ohio --- (WCMH) An Ohio woman says she was kicked off of welfare for not reporting that she was in a coma.Kimberly Thompson was laid off earlier this year from her job. She applied and was approved ...

19 December 2014

Grandmother poisons sippy cup

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Pickens County, S.C. --- (WYFF)  A 43-year-old South Carolina woman is accused of giving her grandson a lethal dose of oxycodone in a sippy cup, according to the Pickens County Sheriff's Office.Dep ...

19 December 2014

Meteorologist on the mend

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Bruceville-Eddy,Texas --- (KPRC)  An intense manhunt continues in central Texas following following the shooting of KCEN meteorologist Patrick Crawford.The shooting happened about 9:30 a.m. Wednesd ...