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New Allegations Prompt Concerns at Hines VA

New Allegations Prompt Concerns at Hines VA

On the heels of the scheduling scandal at Hines VA Hospital, new allegations have surfaced of conditions that threaten patient care--including mold growing on an operating room ceiling and in a storage area for...

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More than 250 Homes Burned in Wash. Wildfires: Official

More than 250 Homes Burned in Wash. Wildfires: Official

More than 250 homes have been destroyed in the largest wildfire system in Washington state's history, according to the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office.

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SWAT Team Terrifies Plane Passengers After Bomb Scare

SWAT Team Terrifies Plane Passengers After Bomb Scare

Passengers on a plane from Toronto to Panama were left shaken Friday morning after one passenger's remark about bombing the plane resulted in a heavily armed SWAT team rushing into the aircraft's cabin, NBC News...

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Bystanders Capture Violent Robber Who Duct-Taped Woman in NY Home

Bystanders Capture Violent Robber Who Duct-Taped Woman in NY Home

Bystanders helped capture a violent robber after he allegedly forced a woman into her Bronx apartment, bound her hands and feet, and took off with cash and valuables, police say.

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Couple Puts Son in Trunk to "Cure" Fear of Dark

Couple Puts Son in Trunk to "Cure" Fear of Dark

A Pennsylvania couple charged with locking their 5-year-old son in the truck of their moving car -- to cure his fear of darkness -- will spend two years on probation in a program for first-time

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U.S.-Grown Gangs Fuel Violence in Central America

U.S.-Grown Gangs Fuel Violence in Central America

Undocumented immigrants who joined gangs while in the U.S. took that gang culture back to their home countries when they were deported, leading to entire swaths of Central America that are run by...

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13-Year-Old Boy Killed, 6 More Shot on Chicago's West Side

13-Year-Old Boy Killed, 6 More Shot on Chicago's West Side

At least six people were wounded, and a 13-year-old boy was killed, in a shooting on Chicago's West Side Friday, police said.

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Unlock Your Phone with Motorola's "Digital Tattoo"

Unlock Your Phone with Motorola's "Digital Tattoo"

Say goodbye to unlocking your phone with a fingerprint, and hello to a digital tattoo.

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Chicago Bulls Star Joakim Noah Stands Against Violence In New PSA

Chicago Bulls Star Joakim Noah Stands Against Violence In New PSA

Chicago Bulls star Joakim Noah is stepping up to help stop gun violence. His public service announcement urges Chicagoans to put down their guns and stand up for their city. NBC 5's Emily Florez has more.

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Man on Overpass in Custody After Shutting Down LA Freeway

Man on Overpass in Custody After Shutting Down LA Freeway

Rescue crews and California Highway Patrol officers took a man into custody Friday evening after he forced an hours-long shutdown of both directions of the Golden State Freeway in East LA during rush hour as he...

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13-Year-Old Boy Killed, 6 More Shot on Chicago's West Side

13-Year-Old Boy Killed, 6 More Shot on Chicago's West Side

At least six people were wounded, and a 13-year-old boy was killed, in a shooting on Chicago's West Side Friday, police said.

Suspect in Custody in Orange Line Train Robbery

Suspect in Custody in Orange Line Train Robbery

A possible offender is in custody in connection to the rush hour robbery of multiple Orange Line passengers last week, according to police.

Teen Charged in Sleepover Shooting Held Without Bail

Teen Charged in Sleepover Shooting Held Without Bail

Tevin Lee's god father said the teen was headed on the right track and volunteered with an anti-violence program.

Lightning, Heavy Rain Likely in Latest Round of Storms

Lightning, Heavy Rain Likely in Latest Round of Storms

Below-average temperatures give way to a weekend of on-and-off thunderstorms, beginning Friday evening.

Suburban Teen Returns to Stage After Undergoing Brain Surgery

Suburban Teen Returns to Stage After Undergoing Brain Surgery

A week before she was set to perform in a lead role in her school's musical, high school senior Monica Tipperreiter discovered she had a benign brain tumor and needed emergency surgery.

Jerry Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York

Jerry Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York

Chicago Bulls and White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf was hospitalized Friday night after an "episode of light-headedness," the Chicago White Sox said in a statement.