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Hash Oil Explosions On The Rise

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 9:22pm
An increase in powerful hash-oil processing explosions have followed marijuana legalization in states including Colorado. KUSA's Chris Vanderveen reports.







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How Pill Abuse Touches Every Corner of the U.S.

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 9:18pm
There's encouraging news, but prescription drug abuse remains a stubborn problem, medical authorities say.







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Waco Bikers' Deaths Leave Families Reeling

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 8:11pm
Some of relatives say that not all the victims were lawless drug dealers, armed to the teeth and ready for trouble.







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Holly Bobo Case: Third Man Charged With Murder

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 8:08pm
A third man has been charged with first-degree murder in the 2011 kidnapping and death of Tennessee nursing student Holly Bobo.







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Protesters Crowd Outside McDonald's Headquarters to Demand Higher Wages

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 7:57pm
Officers made a few arrests but Wednesday's protests in outside McDonald's corporate offices in Illinois were mostly peaceful.







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Jail Cell Beating Caught On Camera

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 7:17pm
New Mexico officers fired after beating handcuffed suspect in holding cell. KTSM's Breana Pitts reports.







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Historic Raids: DEA Cracks Down on 'Pill Mills'

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 7:14pm
The morning busts in Arkansas, Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi are part of a 15-month operation by the DEA drug diversion unit.







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'Life-Threatening' Floods Set to Follow Day of Tornadoes

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 7:10pm
Life-threatening flooding was forecast to hit parts of the Plains and Texas early Wednesday, a day after area was battered by suspected tornadoes.







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Saying Goodbye to "Late Show" Host David Letterman

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 7:05pm








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The Bin Laden Files: Documents Detail His Daily Life

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 7:03pm
A trove of documents recovered from the compound where Osama bin Laden was killed including the al Qaeda leader's reading list.







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Police Officer, Suspect Killed in Omaha Shooting

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 7:01pm
Omaha's police chief says 29-year-old Officer Kerrie Orozco, who was shot while she was helping serve an arrest warrant, has died.







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Is Genetic Testing Right for You?

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 6:33pm
When Robin Karlin's son Eli took a DNA test he ordered online, he revealed a family history of breast cancer that had been hidden from his mother.







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California Resident: Oil Spill is a Nightmare For This Area

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 5:05pm
A couple of people who live near along the coast near Santa Barbara spoke to NBC News about the oil spill and how they fear the accident will ruin the area for years to come.







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Feds Examining Amtrak Engineer's Cellphone

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 3:55pm
Investigators say they still don't know whether Brandon Bostian was texting or talking on his phone while at the controls.







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A Look Back at Letterman's Celebrated Broadcast Career

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 1:54pm
After 33 years and 6,028 broadcasts, David Letterman is signing off. The transplanted Hoosier is hosting his final episode of CBS' Late Show.







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PHOTOS: Historic 1969 Oil Spill Hit Same Spot

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 1:30pm
At the time, it was the worst spill in American history.







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Nebraska Lawmakers Vote to Abolish Death Penalty

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:39pm
If that vote holds in a veto override, Nebraska would become the first conservative state to repeal the death penalty since 1973.







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Can Cloud Software Help End Police Brutality?

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:34pm
Police violence in Missouri, New York, Maryland and South Carolina have turned the issue of body cameras into a mainstream topic of debate.







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Pentagon Blew $36M on Unwanted Afghan Outpost

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:30pm
A government watchdog claims some defense officials also stonewalled their probe into the facility.







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Clean Up on California's Oil-Slicked Beach

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:18pm
Hallie Jackson reports from a beach near Santa Barbara.







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