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Oldest Woman in United States Turns 116

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 10:54am
Gertrude Weaver is the oldest confirmed American after celebrating her 116th birthday Friday.






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Slain Palestinian Boy Burned to Death: Autopsy

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 10:51am
The 16-year-old Palestinian boy, whose death has sparked riots in Arab communities across Israel, was burned to death, according to an autopsy.
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Woman in Beating Video Was 'Combative,' Police Say

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 10:49am
The California Highway Patrol says an officer beat a woman walking barefoot through a freeway because she allegedly ignored commands to stop and become physically combative. NBC’s Joe Fryer reports.






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More Undocumented Immigrants Arrive in California

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 10:44am
Protesters in California continue voicing their concerns over undocumented immigrants arriving in the United States and overnight a plane full of more immigrants landed in San Diego. NBC's Miguel Almaguer reports.
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Not in My Backyard! Tsunami Survivors Fight Huge Seawalls

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 10:34am
"I had always believed that our town, our lives, would be protected by these seawalls. It was always in the subconscious."






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Afghan Presidential Candidate Says No Power-Sharing

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 10:21am
Ashraf Ghani has ruled out sharing power with his rival, Abdullah Abdullah, quashing hopes for a deal to defuse tensions that have threatened to split Afghanistan along ethnic lines.
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Kvitova Beats Bouchard, Wins Second Wimbledon Title

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 10:16am
The Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova won against Canada's Eugenie Bouchard.






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Jerry Seinfeld's Best Lines -- From Real Life

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 9:11am
25 years ago, he gave us the show about nothing. Since then Seinfeld has been sharing his wisdom on fame, fatherhood and everything in between.






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Wimbledon Women's Final: Follow the Score Live

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 9:03am
Follow NBC Sport's live updates from the Wimbledon Women's Final which sees the Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova go up against Canada's Eugenie Bouchard.
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Wimbledon Women's Final: Follow the Action

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 9:03am
Follow NBC Sport's live updates from the Wimbledon Women's Final which sees the Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova go up against Canada's Eugenie Bouchard.
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Get in Line: Medical Marijuana Sold at Farmers Market

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 8:37am
A large number of people were spending their Fourth of July in line to a unique kind of farmers market in Boyle Heights. The featured product: medical marijuana.






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Livestream: Watch the Action From the Tour de France

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 7:37am
Livestream of the first day of the Tour de France.






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The Worst Is Over: Arthur Downgraded to Tropical Storm

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 7:20am
Arthur was downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm early Saturday as its winds weakened to 70 mph. The storm swept up the East Coast moving at about 22 mph and was located about 65 miles southwest of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.






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Four Kids Killed, Scores Displaced in Deadly Blaze

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 6:17am
Four children were killed and over 40 people were displaced after a massive fire spread to several homes in Southwest Philadelphia early Saturday morning.






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Ukraine Claims Victory in Rebel Stronghold

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 6:03am
A rebel stronghold in east Ukraine has been taken by government troops, the country's president and a spokesman for the rebels said Saturday.






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Miss Your Pooch? These Hotels Offer a Loaner Pup!

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 5:06am
Fluffy pillows might make hotel guests feel welcome, but sometimes face time with a floppy-eared mutt is what a road warrior might be craving.






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From His Cold Dead Hands: Should Grandpa Give Up Guns?

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 4:48am
Two physicians have authored a five-point checklist meant to help caregivers assess whether firearms remain safe in the homes of older Americans.






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Two Planes in Near Miss at Houston Airport

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 4:41am
Two commercial planes had a near miss in the skies above Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport Thursday night, the Federal Aviation Administration said.






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Priest Convicted of Killing Nun Dies in Prison

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 4:13am
A Roman Catholic priest convicted of killing a nun who was found strangled and stabbed 34 years ago in a hospital chapel has died, a day after a judge refused his request to be released to family care so he could die in his hometown.






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Flags and Fireworks: America Celebrates July Fourth

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 1:08am
Americans across the nation celebrated Independence Day on Friday.






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