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'Out of Control' Wildfires in California Cost Millions

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 7:20pm
With 216 blazes scorching California just last week, the cost to fight fires could reach a record $1 billion in California alone.






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Dramatic Video Shows Women's Close Call With a Train

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 7:19pm
Two women trespassing on railroad tracks in Indiana narrowly escaped death when a train came speeding toward them.
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Dramatic Women Shows Women's Close Call With a Train

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 7:19pm
Two women trespassing on railroad tracks in Indiana narrowly escaped death when a train came speeding toward them.






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Not So Fast: Stay Granted in D.C. Gun Ban Case

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 7:13pm
A judge on Saturday ruled that D.C.'s ban on carrying guns outside the home was unconstitutional.






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Colorado Clerk Loses Gay Marriage Battle, for Now

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 6:54pm
The high court stopped a defiant clerk from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, after weeks of legal wrangling over the issue.






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Jesse Ventura Wins $1.8 Million in Defamation Suit

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 6:42pm
Ventura testified that Chris Kyle fabricated the passage about punching him. Kyle said in testimony videotaped before his death that it was accurate.






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Court Keeps Mississippi's Last Abortion Clinic Open

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 6:16pm
Mississippi's effort to close its last abortion clinic was overturned in federal appellate court on Tuesday.






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Man Drives Car Into House and Traps Wife Inside: Cops

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 6:03pm
A Texas man was arrested after police say he intentionally drove his car into his home, pinning his wife win the rubble.






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Four Teens Charged With Murder in USC Student Beating

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 5:48pm
The suspects, between the ages of 16-19, each face one count of murder during an attempted robbery. Two of them could face the death penalty.






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Clown Crashes Car in NJ, Clowns Come to the Rescue

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 5:46pm
A woman who had just finished performing at a clown show in New Jersey has some fellow clowns to thank after she crashed her car into a utility pole.






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Surgeon General: Skin Cancer Is a 'Major Public Health Problem'

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 4:55pm
There has been an alarming 200 percent spike in melanoma cases since 1973, many of them among teens and young adults.






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Defense Takes Unusual Step in Senator Plagiarism Probe

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 4:31pm
A U.S. Army War College official says the Department of Defense has taken the unusual step of overseeing a plagiarism investigation against Sen. John Walsh of Montana.






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Hispanics Split on How to Process Border Kids

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 4:23pm
About half of Hispanics support current policies regarding Central American border children, according to a Pew Research survey.






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Vets to Fired Pot Doc: 'We've Got Your Back'

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 3:15pm
Backers of fired pot researcher Dr. Sue Sisley argue her dismissal reveals the forces blocking marijuana from reaching the medical mainstream.
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Colorado Company Finds Success With Autistic Workforce

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 3:07pm
Electronic recycling company increases profits by creating opportunities for autistic workers. KUSA’s Kelly Sommariva reports.






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Mother of Baby Who Died in Car Forgives Father

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 2:44pm
A Ridgefield woman whose 15-month-old son died this month after her husband left him in a car while at work on a hot day says she forgives him.
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Kibby Arraignment Hearing For Hernandez Kidnapping

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 2:14pm
During his arraignment hearing, Nathaniel Kibby, 34, is held in jail on $1 million dollar bail, charged in the kidnapping and holding of 14-year old Abagail Hernandez, who was in court to watch the proceedings.
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Search Continues for Missing Oregon Mom

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 2:09pm
Police release new surveillance photos showing the last known location of a mother of two who mysteriously left her Dundee, Oregon home. KGW's Kyle Iboshi reports.






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Woman Finds Wedding Dress Lost in Hurricane Sandy

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 2:04pm
When a Staten Island dry cleaners was destroyed by Sandy, the only item to survive was Nicole Pagliaro's wedding dress.
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Neighbor Dismissed Sounds Before Renisha McBride Shooting

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 1:16pm
Investigators try to determine the chain of events between the gunshot that ended Renisha McBride's life, the car crash three and a half hours earlier. WDIV's Roger Weber reports.






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