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- Arrest following fatal hit-and-run in Sunnyside 9h
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Election Resource Guide: Early voting locations, polling places and sample ballotsElection Resource Guide: Early voting locations, polling places and sample ballotsEarly voting locations, polling places and sample ballots
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Microsoft co-founder Allen to give $100M to fight EbolaMicrosoft co-founder Allen to give $100M to fight EbolaFunding will go toward equipment, training for relief efforts in Africa.
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Dancing priests become Internet sensationDancing priests become Internet sensationA video of a pair of dueling, dancing American priests studying in Rome has gone viral
- 5 hours, 23 minutes ago
Sears disputes report of 116 store closures, nearly 6,100 layoffsSears disputes report of 116 store closures, nearly 6,100 layoffsSears shares jump on report of 116 store closures, nearly 6,100 layoffs.
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Meet the White House guard dogsMeet the White House guard dogsHurricane and Jordan are two of the White House's protectors.
- Nation Now
- 2 hours, 12 minutes ago
Facebook launches Rooms to anonymously share common interestsFacebook launches Rooms to anonymously share common interestsPeople can use pseudonyms, a departure for Facebook which has insisted on real names.
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Air New Zealand safety video salutes final "Hobbit" filmAir New Zealand safety video salutes final "Hobbit" filmIn what is being called the most epic airline safety video ever made, Air New Zealand's latest production celebrates the third and final "Hobbit" movie coming out in December.
- 5 hours, 21 minutes ago
Check out this list of things you should never refrigerateCheck out this list of things you should never refrigerateIt's not always a good idea...
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Toddler rescued after climbing into toy machineToddler rescued after climbing into toy machineTot climbed in machine when grandmother looked away briefly to check a text message.
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Feminism for sale? Girls drop F-bombs in viral adFeminism for sale? Girls drop F-bombs in viral adAn expletive-laced ad going viral shares stats about gender inequality and is raising controversy online.
- Nation Now
- 6 hours, 43 minutes ago
Home sweet home for captured gatorsHome sweet home for captured gatorsGo to www.gatorchris.com to make donations for more habitat and food for local alligators.
- 16 hours, 41 minutes ago
Judge Case to stay on Peterson abuse trialJudge Case to stay on Peterson abuse trialJudge Case admitted to calling attorneys for both sides "media whores".
- 10 hours, 34 minutes ago
Ice cream man attacked after his truck hits, kills 7-year-oldIce cream man attacked after his truck hits, kills 7-year-oldAuthorities say a 7-year-old boy riding a motorized bike was hit and killed by an ice cream truck in South Los Angeles and residents then attacked the driver.
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Canadian PM vows to strengthen police powersCanadian PM vows to strengthen police powersThe mother of the suspected gunman says he seemed lost 'and did not fit in.'
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12-year-old girl hauled in a 616 lb. bluefin tuna12-year-old girl hauled in a 616 lb. bluefin tunaIt took her two hours to haul in the massive fish, and her parents had to leave her alone for the record to stand.
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Watch: Deer freed after being trapped in motel roomWatch: Deer freed after being trapped in motel roomA doe that crashed through a window and was trapped inside a motel room
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Alcoholism was a cause in Elizabeth Pena's deathAlcoholism was a cause in Elizabeth Pena's deathThe death certificate issued for actress Elizabeth Peña shows "cirrhosis of the liver due to alcohol" as one of the four listed causes
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Houston-area family makes education a family affairHouston-area family makes education a family affairAn area family has made education a real family affair. They're making the grade together, but who's really at the head of the class.
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Watch: Baby bear cub strolls through drug storeWatch: Baby bear cub strolls through drug storeNothing at a nearby hotel held the bear's interest, so he wandered into the drug store.
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Poll: Harris County voters favor decriminalizing dopePoll: Harris County voters favor decriminalizing dopeThe latest poll indicates a majority of voters in Texas' largest county want to decriminalize weed.
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City puts last-minute stop to planned anti-abortion protest at AlamoCity puts last-minute stop to planned anti-abortion protest at AlamoAn anti-abortion group thought they had the green light to broadcast abortions in front of the Alamo on Wednesday.
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Man faked coma for 2 years to avoid courtMan faked coma for 2 years to avoid courtHe might have got away with it if it hadn't been for his supermarket loyalty card.
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2 seriously injured in Spring motorcycle crash2 seriously injured in Spring motorcycle crashThe crash happened late Wednesday night in the southbound lanes near Magic Oaks Drive.
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HSPVA graduate creates controversial "Dear White People"HSPVA graduate creates controversial "Dear White People"He says white critics have not been shy about voicing their complaints about his movie.
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Family: Dallas nurse Amber Vinson free of Ebola virusFamily: Dallas nurse Amber Vinson free of Ebola virusOne week after Dallas nurse Amber Vinson had been diagnosed with Ebola, we learned Wednesday the CDC declared her to be Ebola-free.
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Florida kids miss school, police arrest 18 parentsFlorida kids miss school, police arrest 18 parentsThe warrants each carry a $1,500 bond.
- 18 hours, 49 minutes ago
Rockets' late free throw downs Magic 90-89Rockets' late free throw downs Magic 90-89The Rockets have worked hard this preseason to build a gritty identity.
- Houston Rockets
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WWII veteran, found in France, buried in Arlington National CemeteryWWII veteran, found in France, buried in Arlington National CemeteryHarris, who died in France during WWII and whose remains were discovered last year, was taken by caisson to his grave in Section 55 of Arlington National Cemetery.
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Photos: Rockets' late free throw downs MagicPhotos: Rockets' late free throw downs MagicOct 22, 2014; Orlando, FL, USA; Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) drives the ball in front of Orlando Magic forward Maurice Harkless (21) as the Rockets beat the Magic 90-89 at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: David Manning-USA TODAY Sports
- Houston Rockets
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Ottawa shootingOttawa shootingPolice talk among flowers, laid at the foot of the National War Memorial in Ottawa.
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How can you photograph Thursday's partial solar eclipse? There will only be one more opportunity in the U.S. this decade.
A veteran builds his disabled wife a wheelchair that can move over snow so she can enjoy the great outdoors with her family. The Tankchair is now a thriving business helping others too.
Attorneys representing Michael Brown's family said the recent leaks of grand jury evidence are an attempt to calm or prepare the community for a decision that favors Officer Darren Wilson. Anthony Gray says they are having the opposite effect.
You may know the Obamas' pets Bo and Sunny, but are you familiar with Secret Service canines Hurricane and Jordan? USA NOW Host Carly Mallenbaum tells you about the Belgian Malanois security dogs that help stop White House intruders.
The Hannah Graham investigation has prompted investigators in Nelson County, Virginia to look further into the 2013 disappearance of 17-year-old Alexis Murphy.
A Canadian soldier was shot and killed Wednesday in the nation's capital in Ottawa, and a gunman was killed by the sergeant-at-arms after racing inside Parliament. Prime minister Stephen Harper called it the second terrorist attack in three days.
A juror was removed after a bizarre encounter with a journalist outside the courthouse in only the second day of the Jodi Arias sentencing retrial.
Another man jumped over the White House fence Wednesday night. He barely made it onto the lawn before two police dogs and Secret Service took him down.
A Canadian soldier guarding the National War Memorial in Ottawa was shot and killed Wednesday, and a burst of gunfire happened minutes later at the Parliament Building.