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Shatner Upset He Can't Attend Nimoy's Memorial

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 2:17pm
Shatner expressed his sadness that he would be at a charity ball in Florida Saturday, and couldn't travel in time to attend services honoring Nimoy.






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Teen Girl Fatally Shot by Denver Police Hit 4 Times

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 2:00pm
Denver Police said officers shot at Hernandez when she drove a car toward them, but the family's lawyer said the autopsy tells a different story.






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Astronaut Sends Tribute to Spock From Final Frontier

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 12:53pm
American astronaut Terry Virts tweeted a photo of himself flashing the split-fingered Vulcan salute from the International Space Station on Saturday.






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Premier League Livestream: Manchester United vs. Sunderland

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 11:41am
Manchester United look to stay in the top four with a win over Sunderland, who just hope to stay out of the relegation zone.






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Ex-Knick Anthony Mason Dies at 48 After Heart Attack

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 11:38am
Mason, one of the team's most popular players of the 1990s and had a 13-year pro career, has died following a massive heart attack.






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Youth Hockey Team Escapes Injury in Rink Roof Collapse

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 11:10am
The roof of the Metropolis Rink in Canton, Massachusetts, collapsed under the weight of heavy snow Saturday morning.






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Drone Researchers Find a New Frontier in Alaska

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 10:11am
Compared to the continental U.S., where busy skies and streets make safety a huge issue, Alaska has become a key research and development field.






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Teen Arrested for Encouraging Friend to Commit Suicide

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 10:02am
A teenager in Massachusetts is being charged with involuntary manslaughter, accused of encouraging a friend to go through with the act.






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ISIS By the Numbers: Foreign Fighter Total Keeps Growing

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 9:50am
Foreign fighters from Europe, the U.S. and elsewhere keep flocking to Syria and Iraq, but U.S. officials hope recent developments will stem the tide.
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ISIS By the Numbers: 20,000 Foreign Fighters and Growing

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 9:50am
Foreign fighters from Europe, the U.S. and elsewhere keep flocking to Syria and Iraq, but U.S. officials hope recent developments will stem the tide.
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Premier League Livestream: West Ham vs. Crystal Palace

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 8:58am
Our first Premier League match of the day kicks off at 7:45 ET, with West Ham hosting Crystal Palace.






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Missouri Massacre: Dead Mom May Have Sparked Rampage

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 8:43am
Nine people are dead, including the gunman, in a shooting spree across multiple locations in the rural southern Missouri community of Tyrone.






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15 Tons of Pot Worth $19 Million Seized at Border

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 8:41am
More than 15 tons of marijuana hidden in a mattress shipment was seized at the Otay Mesa cargo port of entry.






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Northeast Bids a Bitter Goodbye to Coldest Month Ever

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 6:06am
In some places in the Northeast, it has never been colder in any month.






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Good News Pandas: Survey Shows Population Growing

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 6:03am
According to a census by China's State Forestry Administration, the panda population has grown by 268 to a total of 1,864 since 2003.
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Three-Year-Old Beaten to Death Over Homework: DA

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 2:40am
Prosecutors say the aunt of a 3-year-old Brooklyn boy fatally beat the toddler with a belt after he refused to complete a spelling assignment.






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These Internet-Connected Dolls Can Record Your Kids

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 2:30am
New interactive toys interact with kids by recording and storing conversations. NBC's Mark Barger and NBC News senior tech writer Julianne Pepitone report.






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Florida Police Chief Arrested for Soliciting Prostitute

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 1:25am
Miami Gardens, Florida, Police Chief Stephen Johnson was arrested for soliciting a prostitute in Dania Beach Friday, officials said. He was immediately fired.






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Homeland Security Shutdown Averted ... For Now

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 1:08am
Two-hundred thousand essential Homeland Security employees who have to stay on the job would not have been paid without the new funding.






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Court Denies Bid to Move Marathon Bombing Trial

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 11:37pm
Defense attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have repeatedly argued that he can't get a fair trial there.






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