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17 April 2015

Ore. company investigated for deadly bridge collapse

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) An Oregon contractor is being investigated in connection with an overpass accident that killed a family of three in western Washington April 13. Josh and Vanessa Ellis and th ...

17 April 2015

Boston's victim family opposes death penalty

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Boston, Mass. --- (WHDH) The family of the youngest victim of the marathon bombing, Martin Richard, said they support taking the death penalty off the table for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.Tsarnaev was convic ...

17 April 2015

Apology follows deadly shooting

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Okla. --- (NBC News) The Oklahoma reserve sheriff's deputy charged with manslaughter after shooting an unarmed man spoke publicly for the first time Friday.Flanked by supporters and his attorney, Re ...

17 April 2015

Obama to Congress: no Iran sanctions

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(NBC News) President Obama warned Friday that if Congress passes tougher sanctions on Iran now, a nuclear deal could be derailed, and sanctions in place already might fall apart."If it is perceived ...

17 April 2015

Oklahoma City bombing: 20 years later

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(NBC News)  Thousands will gather in Oklahoma City this weekend to remember one of the darkest moments in our nation's history, the bombing of the Murrah Federal Court Building.Sunday marks 20 yea ...

17 April 2015

Flash flooding hits Louisiana

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Alexandria, La. --- (KALB) Parts of central Louisiana have seen more than four inches of rain thursday afternoon.The rain caused some flash flooding in places like Alexandria. Some motorists had to ...

17 April 2015

Sharks shock condo residents

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Bonita Beach, Fla. --- (WBBH) Residents of a Bonita Beach, Florida condominium unit are on edge after sharks were spotted swimming within feet of their property.An 8-to-9 foot bull shark has been sw ...

17 April 2015

ESPN's Britt McHenry Suspended After Rant at Towing Firm

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ESPN suspended reporter Britt McHenry after a video of a foul-mouthed rant went viral on Thursday. "I'm in the news, sweetheart, I will f***ing sue this place," McHenry can be seen telling a worker ...

17 April 2015

Millions of bees loose after semi overturns on I-5

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Lynnwood, Wash. -- A semi-truck carrying millions of bees overturned on northbound Interstate 5 near I-405 Friday morning, shutting down two lanes of traffic. The truck driver said it happened after ...

16 April 2015

Comedian slams hunter for posing with dead giraffe

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Comedian Ricky Gervais sparked a hail of comments online after tweeting and posting on Facebook a photo of a well-known hunter next to her kill, a giraffe.    The photo is of Utah woman Rebecca Fr ...