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Portland homebuyer finds locks changed, home occupied

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Rod Nylund is ready to start doing work on the home he just purchased, but he was shocked to find the house occupied and the locks changed.
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Police: Las Vegas mentioned as al-Qaida terror target Video included

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Metro police have confirmed al-Qaida leaders are encouraging lone jihadists to target Las Vegas for terror attacks. That information comes from a recent publication which names the city as a top spot to strike.
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PCH doctors treat girl's seizures with radical brain surgery Video included

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Doctors at Phoenix Children's Hospital discovered the left side of Hayden Poeling's brain was too big and keeping the right side from functioning properly. More>>

Savannah 'Purge' rumor causing stir on social media

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A Hollywood horror movie based on the idea of 12 hours without laws has led to an online threat of a real life purge in Savannah.

   
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Study: Parent's work schedule can impact children's weight

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New research found a parent's work schedule may influence their child's weight, but there are some ways to help prevent children from becoming overweight. More>>

TPD lieutenant demoted over racy photos speaks exclusively with TNN Video included

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Lopez lost her rank and was demoted after top officials at the Tucson Police Department received anonymous letters claiming she had sent racy photos and videos to another officer with whom she was in a relationship. More>>

Affidavit details teacher's shocking molestation confession Video included

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A South Mississippi teacher has admitted to investigators that he molested at least eight boys who were his students, and the abuse spanned a period of 20 years. That's according to an affidavit released Thursday. William Richard Pryor, 68, is in federal custody charged with transportation of minors with intent of sexual activity. (WARNING: This story contains explicit details that may be offensive to some readers.) More>>

Family of ALS victim says ice bucket challenge warms their heart Video included

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The ALS Association said on Thursday that donations from the ice bucket challenge have hit the $41.8 million mark. Over the same period of time last year before the challenge, officials said they had raised only $2.1 million. More>>

Remembrance to be held before football game for Broome students Video included

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A Spartanburg County high school will pay tribute to three fallen students before the football season home opener on Friday. More>>

Founder of Montgomery at-risk student boot camp charged with sex abuse Video included

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He uses tough love and a military style approach to keep kids in Montgomery out of trouble but now, the founder of a local discipline academy has found himself in trouble with the law. Glenn Veasy is facing sexual abuse allegations involving one of the teens in his boot camp.
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Vigil for firefighters shocked while helping with ice bucket challenge being held around the clock Video included

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Two of the injured firefighters were transported to University of Louisville Hospital's burn unit. More>>

Autopsy expected in KSU football player's untimely death; players & coach remember his life Video included

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The Portage County Medical Examiner says an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death of a 21-year-old Kent State University football player. In the meantime, teammates and coaches remember his life on and off the field.
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East Georgia man charged in connection to his own 'kidnapping'

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An Oconee County man was arrested after police said he was complicit in his own 'kidnapping.' More>>

E-cigarettes getting included in bans across Mississippi Video included

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You've been seeing no smoking signs at businesses across Mississippi for years.
Now, a different kind of cig is under the microscope.
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Teen jogging at McMinnville park hit in back by blow dart

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A teen told police he was running on the shoulder of the road with his high school cross country team when he was hit in the back with the dart. More>>

Escalator accident severs 2-year-old boy's fingers

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A toddler was injured after getting his hand caught in escalator at the Washington Square food court. More>>

Liberty University tests students for Ebola virus Video included

International students take surveys to assess risk of Ebola. International students take surveys to assess risk of Ebola.
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Liberty University in Lynchburg is screening its international students for the Ebola virus. More>>

More details released about ASU student impaled by golf club at fraternity house

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A freshman student and sorority member at Arkansas State University was severely injured Tuesday night at a fraternity house, according to an incident report filed with the Arkansas State University Police Department. More>>

ASU researchers encouraged by Ebola virus patients recovery Video included

An ambulance transporting an American missionary stricken with Ebola, arrives at Emory University Hospital, in Atlanta, Ga., Aug. 5, 2014. (Source: David Goldman/AP) An ambulance transporting an American missionary stricken with Ebola, arrives at Emory University Hospital, in Atlanta, Ga., Aug. 5, 2014. (Source: David Goldman/AP)
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Dr. Qiang Chen of ASU's Biodesign Institute is part of the research team that helped develop the experimental treatment that was used on the two Americans infected with the deadly Ebola virus. More>>

Dash cam video released of police officer shot seven times

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Dash cam video released by the Alpharetta Police Department shows an officer shot seven times in April of 2013. More>>

$100K in bronze vases stolen from Raytown grave sites

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Cemetery officials and grieving family members are outraged after copper thieves stole up to 300 vases from a Raytown cemetery. More>>

Triple-digit birthday bash for Longview roommates Video included

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Big celebration held for East Texas women who turn 101, and 104 years old. More>>

Police, lawyer release statements on student's alleged dinosaur killing Video included

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A Summerville High School student who says he was arrested and suspended after writing about killing a dinosaur using a gun in a class assignment has hired a lawyer.

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Capital murder defendant dragged into court after refusing to appear Video included

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Courtroom bailiffs dragged capital murder suspect James Calvert, who was slumped in a wheelchair, into court Thursday.  More>>

Former Alabama football player shot, killed in Greenville Video included

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A former University of Alabama football and Greenville High School all-state player is dead following a shooting in Greenville Wednesday night, according to the police department. More>>

74-yr-old blues guitarist debuts CD Video included

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Baton Rouge has thousands now who gather each year for the Blues Fest. There can be no doubt, Red Stick loves its Blues artist. That's why it's a surprise that there's one so sophisticated and experienced whose name we don't know.Thursday night at 9:30 pm, 74-year-old James Johnson will debut his very own album for the first time in his life.In preparation for the Phil Brady's gig, Donna Britt went to a small house in Mid-City Baton Rouge for one last rehearsal. James Johnson was waiting on t... More>>

4 firefighters shocked, 1 critically, while helping CU students with ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video included

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Two of the injured firefighters were treated at and released from a Campbellsville hospital, according to police.
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Death of CT baby left alone in car ruled homicide

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The office of the chief medical examiner has ruled the death for a toddler that was left in a hot car in Ridgefield last month a homicide. More>>

Pastor says prayer brought man back to life during service Video included

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On Sunday, pastor Dr. E. Dewey Smith knew right away that something wasn't right with a person in his congregation. More>>

Emory University Hospital releases both American Ebola patients Video included

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Officials from Emory University Hospital announced that Nancy Writebol, who contracted Ebola while working as a missionary nurse in Africa was released Tuesday from the hospital. The other Ebola patient in Atlanta, Dr. Kent Brantly, the Samaritan's Purse doctor who contracted Ebola while caring for patients in Liberia, was released Thursday. More>>

Bourbon Street shooting suspect indicted on lesser charges Video included

A grand jury on Thursday indicted 20-year-old Trung Le, the alleged Bourbon Street shooter, on one count of manslaughter and one count of attempted second-degree murder.
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Accused shoplifter leaves 4 year old daughter when confronted

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An Evansville mom is behind bars, after police say she left her 4-year-old daughter at Wal-Mart after being accused of shoplifting. More>>

Kelly, Giffords call out NRA chief in ice bucket challenge video

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Former astronaut and gun safety advocate Mark Kelly said in the video that he and his wife, former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, hope to one day agree with NRA head Wayne LaPierre "on more than just supporting ALS and Lou Gehrig's Disease research." More>>

Columbus group opens weekly bible study in a bar Video included

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One local group of friends is proclaiming Jesus went to the sinners, not the other way around. So they decided to change bible study as we know it. More>>

Seven-year-old boy runs through burning house, saves family Video included

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There's no better feeling than going to bed knowing your loved ones are safe and sound, but that feeling went up in flames for a Marion County a few nights ago. To think a cute little Marion County boy More>>

CCSD expects number of homeless students to rise Video included

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Thousands of students across the Valley are considered homeless.   More>>

Charlotte missionary, doctor deemed Ebola-free, released from hospital Video included

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Dr. Kent Brantly was in Liberia serving with Samaritan's Purse, Nancy Writebol was serving with Serving in Mission (SIM), an international Christian mission organization.
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Archdiocese: 'We don't support Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS Association' Video included

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Chances are you've seen the video on Facebook. Someone dumping a bucket of ice cold water on themselves to raise money for ALS. However, the Archdiocese of Cincinnati is not in favor of the ice bucket challenge that supports the ALS Association. More>>

Tucson zoo welcomes first elephant born in AZ

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The unnamed calf was born at 10:55 p.m. and both mother and calf were doing well in the Click Family Elephant Care Center under the watch of the elephant team. More>>

Transgender woman suing over restroom use now claims retaliation Video included

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A transgender woman who has filed both state and federal discrimination complaints because she was not allowed to use the women’s restroom at her state office for years said Wednesday she’s now the victim of retaliation from co-workers. More>>

Man drives off with woman's car after she asked for help parking

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A woman had her car stolen after she handed the keys to the would-be carjacker, hoping he would help her park her car. More>>

Hybrid boat developed in Apex relies on natural gas for fuel Video included

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Local engineers created a new boat that is environmentally friendly and less costly to drive than a standard gas-powered boat. More>>

Army investigating disappearance of Fort Bragg soldier

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The Army has opened an investigation into the disappearance of a Fort Bragg solider who has been missing since July 1.
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7 Investigates: Guns, armor, vehicles sent from the military for use in East Texas Video included

Longview police acquired this Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle, or 'MRAP', from the military's 1033 program. (Source: KLTV) Longview police acquired this Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle, or 'MRAP', from the military's 1033 program. (Source: KLTV)
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The sights and sounds of the protests and police reaction in Ferguson, Missouri are not something we are used to seeing in middle America. But the firepower and gear police in Missouri -- and in East Texas -- have could be provided directly from the federal government. 

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Raleigh woman in Israel: 'It's just instant terror' Video included

The Graham family chose to leave Raleigh and live in Israel. The Graham family chose to leave Raleigh and live in Israel.
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A Raleigh woman is witnessing violence in Israel first hand.Robin Graham was born in the triangle, but now chooses to raise her two children in war-torn Israel. More>>

Teenager in Maine booked in prison wearing T-shirt with past mug shot

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Robert Edward Burt, 19, was booked in the Somerset County Jail earlier this month, to perform a sentence from an arrest earlier this year. More>>

Moms group asks Kroger to ban its customers from openly carrying guns Video included

A man openly carries a gun in a Kroger store: (Photo: http://www.momsdemandaction.org/kroger-open-carry/) A man openly carries a gun in a Kroger store: (Photo: http://www.momsdemandaction.org/kroger-open-carry/)
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Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America launched a national campaign Monday calling on Kroger stores to prohibit customers to openly carry guns in its supermarkets. More>>

Military gear helps coast law enforcement fight crime, save lives

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According to some law enforcement agencies on the coast, everyday gear isn't always enough to handle the unexpected. That's why some rely on military grade equipment, as well as the help from other agencies to fight crime and save lives. More>>

Deputies: Liberty mom abandons son 20 miles from home after argument Video included

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Greenville County deputies said Tiffany Simmons made her 12-year-old son get out of the family car after an argument during a shopping trip. More>>

AL tornado survivor visits families of Sandy Hook shooting victims

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A young tornado survivor from the Alabama town of Arab got to comfort family members of the Sandy Hook Elementary school shootings in Connecticut. More>>

Civil rights icon celebrates 103rd birthday

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A woman who is often referred to as the "Matriarch of the Voting Rights Movement" is celebrating her 103rd birthday Monday. More>>

South Carolina doctor wants to eliminate the spread of Ebola virus with germ-killing robots Video included

Dr. Jeffery Deal created TRU-D, a machine that emits UVC light to decontaminate hospital rooms and surfaces.  Dr. Jeffery Deal created TRU-D, a machine that emits UVC light to decontaminate hospital rooms and surfaces.
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Two five-foot germ-fighting robots, created and manufactured here in South Carolina, have been sent to Liberia to help combat the spread of Ebola in hospitals and clinics.
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'Lust' leads to janitor's sexual assault of rehab patients

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A janitor from Bridgeport claims he sexually assaulted clients at a recovery facility because he had a "lust problem," police said.
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Continuance issued in case of Holly Bobo suspect Video included

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One of the men facing charges in connection with the murder of Holly Bobo was expected to appear in court on Monday. More>>

4.5 million records stolen in hospital network hack Video included

Crestwood Medical Center is owned by Community Health Systems. (Source: WAFF) Crestwood Medical Center is owned by Community Health Systems. (Source: WAFF)
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The hospital operator that owns 11 hospitals in Alabama says a cyberattack took information on more than 4 million patients from its computer network earlier this year. More>>

'Shake-and-bake' meth lab found inside vehicle

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Lawrence County investigators said a traffic stop led to the arrest of two people on drug charges following the discovery of meth-making materials. More>>

Woman's 'lack of concern' for pooch leads to animal cruelty charge

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A Jonesboro woman claims she left her dog locked in her car for just 22 minutes while she shopped. But, police say store surveillance video tells a different story.


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Neighbor tried to help Natchitoches men in plane crash Video included

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A Natchitoches woman witnessed the plane crash Sunday morning that claimed the life of a local barber and sent a former city councilman to the hospital. More>>

$2.2 million worth of opium seized in Barrow County

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Sheriff's deputies in Barrow County were able to get a hold of more than 5,500 grams of opium before it could be used to make heroin.The illegal drugs, which were packaged in more than 200 individual packets, More>>

Dashcam video shows fiery I-10 accident as it happens

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What would you do if you witnessed a crash and explosion directly in front of you on the interstate? Would you stop to help? A video posted Sunday to YouTube shows the moment when a Lincoln Towncar and an 18-wheeler collided last Monday on I-10 in Gulfport. More>>

Fort Bragg soldier is missing

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A soldier is missing from Fort Bragg in Cumberland County. More>>

Laurel couple threatened after starring in LGBT documentary

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A Laurel couple has received death threats after starring in a Showtime documentary called The L Word Mississippi: Hate The Sin.
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2 NC State dorms robbed by same suspect, police say

Surveillance video captured a man suspected of breaking into a dorm room in Syme Hall. Surveillance video captured a man suspected of breaking into a dorm room in Syme Hall.
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Several N.C. State students had a rude awakening Sunday morning when an intruder entered their dorm rooms and stole money. More>>

Police talk to teen behind Louisville Purge hoax

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Friday night Louisville Metro Police confirmed they spoke with the teenager behind an online hoax that trended worldwide. More>>

Video shows beating of Autistic teen during party Video included

An Okeechobee teen is accused of beating up a 16-year-old boy with autism, and the attack was recorded and posted online, according to an incident report from the Okeechobee City Police Department. More>>

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AZ man walks thousands of miles picking up litter Video included

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What started out as a recommendation from his doctor for exercise has turned into an 8-year ritual, walking Recker Road in Mesa every morning and picking up litter along the way. More>>

Moment of silence, rally held in Greenville in wake of MO shooting Video included

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People across the country, including in Greenville, gathered to reflect on the situation unfolding in Ferguson, MO, on Thursday. More>>

NAACP to file restraining order to save rural NC hospital Video included

Mayor Adam O'Neal (left) walked from Belhaven to Washington, D.C., to raise awareness of how the desire for profit is costing rural healthcare centers and the services they provide. Mayor Adam O'Neal (left) walked from Belhaven to Washington, D.C., to raise awareness of how the desire for profit is costing rural healthcare centers and the services they provide.
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Vidant Pungo Hospital in Belhaven closed on July 1 after Vidant said the town had not provided the funding necessary to take over operations the hospital. More>>

Man arrested in death of Durham priest Video included

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The body of Kent Torrey Hinkson, the missing priest from Durham was located last night in a state park in Orange County. More>>

Lawmakers hope rules ease concerns about fracking in NC Video included

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Protesters and environmental groups have taken a stand against fracking, while the General Assembly has worked to get the ball rolling in North Carolina. More>>

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