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Pilot Program to Provide Federal Student Aid to Prisoners

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 9:38am
Some federal and state prisoners could soon be eligible for federal student aid to take college courses while behind bars.









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Good Samaritan Rescues 6 From Sinking Boat

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 7:43am
A Good Samaritan rescued seven people after a boat started to sink off the coast of Louisiana late Thursday, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.









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Tech Talker: Schools Tackle Social Media

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 5:45am
As students head back to school many will face new social media policies outlined by their schools. NBC's Mark Barger reports.









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Lifeguard Beaten in Venice Beach Assault, Three Arrested

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 5:25am
Lifeguard hospitalized, treated for head trauma and later released. One suspect also hospitalized. Police investigations continue.









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Puppy Stolen at Knife-Point on Train

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 5:14am
A 5-week-old puppy was stolen at knife-point on a Chicago Transit Authority Orange Line train on Tuesday.









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