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Cocaine Found In Man's Groin Area at JFK Airport: U.S. Customs

Cocaine Found In Man's Groin Area at JFK Airport: U.S. CustomsIn April agents said found cocaine that a man was hiding in his underwear
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State Issues New Vaccination Requirements For School Children

State Issues New Vaccination Requirements For School ChildrenNorth Carolina public school leaders have issued new vaccination requirements for school-aged children.
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Crime

Thomasville Police Investigating Large Scale Fights

Thomasville Police Investigating Large Scale FightsThe Thomasville Police Department is seeking charges against 15 adults and six juveniles after a large fight in early April.
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Features

Husband/Columnist: Why I Won't Let My Wife Quit Her Job

Husband/Columnist: Why I Won't Let My Wife Quit Her JobSean Dunbar: Many people in our circle repeatedly ask us why my wife works when I make decent money.
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Deputy Fired, Seniors Barred From Graduation After Vandalism

Deputy Fired, Seniors Barred From Graduation After VandalismAccording to the sheriff, the video shows Jones "opening up the school helping the students carry items in
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Entertainment

Tonight on WFMY News 2: Letterman To Be Honored in 90 Minute Special

Tonight on WFMY News 2: Letterman To Be Honored in 90 Minute SpecialCBS will bid adieu to David Letterman with a 90-minute tribute on May 4 at 9:30 p.m.
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Animal Trap Catches, Injures 12-Year-Old Triad Boy

Animal Trap Catches, Injures 12-Year-Old Triad BoyWildlife Resources Officers are trying to figure out who is responsible for setting a trap that caught and injured a 12-year-old boy in Whitsett.
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At Least 2 Shot Outside Muhammad Cartoon Exhibit

At Least 2 Shot Outside Muhammad Cartoon ExhibitThe cartoon exhibit featured "images of Islam's prophet, both historic and contemporary, and speeches by leading voices of freedom and internationally renowned free speech advocates," according to an AFDI release.
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Student Painters Doing More Than Just Painting

Student Painters Doing More Than Just PaintingFor the students, this is much more than a summer job.
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Life

10 Ways To Cut Your Mobile Phone Data Usage

10 Ways To Cut Your Mobile Phone Data UsageTip: Make sure you properly close apps when you're not using them.
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Crime

Two Arrested On Drug Charges In Burlington

Two Arrested On Drug Charges In BurlingtonOfficials say if you have a concern or problem in your neighborhood to contact your local law enforcement agency.
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5 Stories That Caught Your Eye This Week On WFMY News 2

5 Stories That Caught Your Eye This Week On WFMY News 2Here are the top five stories you were clicking on this week on WFMY News 2.
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Texter Who Hit Woman, Infant Son: 'I Am So Sorry'

Texter Who Hit Woman, Infant Son: 'I Am So Sorry'The teen who was texting while driving when she caused a crash that left a baby boy with severe injuries expressed her deep regret and apologies.
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Two Arrested In W-S Chase And Kidnapping

Two Arrested In W-S Chase And KidnappingTwo people are in custody after a police chase that ended in Winston-Salem Thursday.
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Skin Damage From Lightbulbs? One Study Says Yes

Skin Damage From Lightbulbs? One Study Says YesBut fluorescent light bulbs do contain significant levels of ultraviolet radiation – the main skin cancer risk factor.
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2 Wants to Know

'How Old Are You' Website Can Re-post Photos

'How Old Are You' Website Can Re-post PhotosAmid the fun, something caught 2 Wants To Know's attention. The website's Terms of Use.
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2 Test: Apple Watch & Wrist Tattoos #TattooGate

2 Test: Apple Watch & Wrist Tattoos #TattooGateUSA Today's Jefferson Graham took the Apple Watch to Venice Beach's boardwalk and put it to the 2 Test.
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Proposed Bill Would Increase Workers Access To Paid Sick Days

Proposed Bill Would Increase Workers Access To Paid Sick DaysRight now, there is a proposed bill in Raleigh that would increase North Carolina workers access to paid sick days and family medical leave.
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Volunteers Rescue Another Oiled Goose From Hazmat Situation

Volunteers Rescue Another Oiled Goose From Hazmat SituationVolunteers with Piedmont Wildlife Rehab rescued another oiled goose on Thursday from the same hazmat situation in Greensboro last month.
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Nation

These Mysterious Messages In The Sky Are Meant For You

These Mysterious Messages In The Sky Are Meant For YouClouds of love seem to be appearing out of thin air.
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Crime

Woman Texted "Driving Drunk Woo" Just Before Fatal Crash

Woman Texted "Driving Drunk Woo" Just Before Fatal CrashA woman charged with DUI manslaughter for a fatal crash sent text messages to her boyfriend that read "Driving drunk woo" and "I'll be dead thanks to you" minutes before the accident, reports the Miami Herald.
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Swastika Appears in Dealership Ad, Photo Service Fired

Swastika Appears in Dealership Ad, Photo Service FiredA North Texas car dealership says it is parting ways with its website photographer after a photo
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Coupled Charged With Killing Baby By Diluting Breast Milk

Coupled Charged With Killing Baby By Diluting Breast MilkTwo Georgia parents have been charged with killing their infant daughter by diluting the breast milk they fed her
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Nation

Man Falls to Death At Grand Canyon

Man Falls to Death At Grand CanyonRecovery efforts are set to begin Friday morning for the body of a man who fell over the edge at Grand Canyon
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The Internet Dark Side Google Doesn't Show You Don't Use

The Internet Dark Side Google Doesn't Show You Don't UseDark Web is where the Internet's illicit activities reside
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Crime

'Wheelchair Robber' Repeatedly Strikes NC Neighborhood

'Wheelchair Robber' Repeatedly Strikes NC NeighborhoodAccording to the CMPD police report, the suspect broke into the home's secured garage and stole about $200 worth of food and drinks
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State's Drilling Project Raises Concerns In Triad County

State's Drilling Project Raises Concerns In Triad CountyThe state of North Carolina approved $250,000 for a core drilling project for this fiscal year ending in June.
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SBI: Nearly 200 Beef Cows Stolen From NC Farm

SBI: Nearly 200 Beef Cows Stolen From NC FarmKirkpatrick said he counted the heard in early January and all were accounted for, but a recount on April 12 showed a discrepancy.
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NC Lawmakers Wanted George Washington Portrait In All Elementary Schools

NC Lawmakers Wanted George Washington Portrait In All Elementary SchoolsFour state representatives filed a bill to take $1 million dollars from the NC Education Lottery fund
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Watercooler News

Cow Gives Birth To Two-Headed Calf In Florida

Cow Gives Birth To Two-Headed Calf In FloridaA birth like this happens every one in 400 million times.
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Student Found With Brass Knuckles At Gibson Elementary

Student Found With Brass Knuckles At Gibson ElementaryWinston-Salem Forsyth County Schools will be conducting further investigation into the incident according to police.
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5 Things To Do This Weekend In The Triad

5 Things To Do This Weekend In The TriadWhen it comes to entertainment WFMY News 2 has got you covered with a list of 5 things you can do to start having fun in the Triad!
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Entertainment

New Victoria's Secret Angel Is From NC

New Victoria's Secret Angel Is From NCShe's from Wilson but says a photographer discovered her in Charlotte at the age of 18.
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Nation

All-Male Version Of Hooters Restaurant To Open In May

All-Male Version Of Hooters Restaurant To Open In MayHave you been longing for a male-version of Hooters? Well, the wait is over!
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VOTE: Do You Think The Royal Baby Will Be A Girl Or Boy?

VOTE: Do You Think The Royal Baby Will Be A Girl Or Boy?Gender of royal baby
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U.S. Marshals Find Fugitive Hiding In Kitchen Cabinet In Clemmons

U.S. Marshals Find Fugitive Hiding In Kitchen Cabinet In ClemmonsOfficers arrested a wanted Knox County woman on the run in Clemmons, N.C. Wednesday.
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NC Chemist Says Arsenic In Wines Claims Are Exaggerated

NC Chemist Says Arsenic In Wines Claims Are ExaggeratedHe says he's found chemicals in wine which can give a false positive reading for arsenic.
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Black & Decker to Pay $1.6M for Late Defect Reports

Black & Decker to Pay $1.6M for Late Defect ReportsBlack & Decker agreed to pay a $1.58 million penalty to settle allegations the company purposely didn't report safety issues
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Health

FDA Approves Injections For Double Chins

FDA Approves Injections For Double ChinsThe Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday it approved an injection designed to melt away double-chin fat .
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Crime

Woman Under Attack Calls For Help Using Fast Food Headset

Woman Under Attack Calls For Help Using Fast Food HeadsetThe woman was able to get help after she activated her drive-through headset and screamed for help.
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Nation

Student Arrested For Tampering With Teacher's Iced Coffee

Student Arrested For Tampering With Teacher's Iced CoffeePolice arrested a high school student on charges that he laced his Spanish teacher's iced coffee with eye drops.
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Sheriff: Woman Stuffed $200 Worth of Meats In Her Pants

Sheriff: Woman Stuffed $200 Worth of Meats In Her PantsA scheme to steal meat fell apart Tuesday when a woman was caught after dropping some items
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Americans Are Getting Fatter, So Are Crash-Test Dummies

Americans Are Getting Fatter, So Are Crash-Test DummiesWhat happens when crash-test dummies no longer reflect the bodies of the general public?
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Nation

iPad Glitch Grounds 2 Dozen American Airlines Flights

iPad Glitch Grounds 2 Dozen American Airlines FlightsA glitch with iPads used by pilots forced American Airlines to ground about two dozen flights Tuesday night.
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Baltimore Mom Seen On Video Beating Son Explains Actions

Baltimore Mom Seen On Video Beating Son Explains ActionsGraham, a single mom with six children, denounced the vandalism and violence against police officers
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See Rainbow-Colored Images From Mercury

See Rainbow-Colored Images From MercuryIf Mars is the red planet, Mercury could take the title for 'rainbow planet,' according to new images released by NASA.
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Homeless Person Leaves Money In Church Collection Plate

Homeless Person Leaves Money In Church Collection PlateMembers at a Charlotte church were moved after they found twelve words and a few cents in a collection plate.
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Vehicle Crashes Into House In High Point

Vehicle Crashes Into House In High PointThe High Point Fire Department reports a vehicle has crashed into a house.
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Nation

Supreme Court's Conservative Justices Defend Lethal Injections

Supreme Court's Conservative Justices Defend Lethal InjectionsThe Supreme Court appeared unlikely Wednesday to limit states' use of lethal injections in executions
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Woman Didn't Know She Was Pregnant, Gives Birth In Parking Lot

Woman Didn't Know She Was Pregnant, Gives Birth In Parking LotEmployees at a Pittsburgh Wendy's had quite a surprise Monday morning.
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Atheist Sets Up 'Reason Station' In Michigan City Hall

Atheist Sets Up 'Reason Station' In Michigan City HallA year after being denied an application to have a "reason station" inside a Michigan city hall, atheist Douglas Marshall set up the station
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W-S Asst. Teacher Charged In Sex Assault Against Handicapped Student

W-S Asst. Teacher Charged In Sex Assault Against Handicapped StudentAn assistant teacher from Lowrance Middle school has turned himself into police on sex charges.
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NC Zoo Fulfills Wish of Winston-Salem Boy Battling Cancer

NC Zoo Fulfills Wish of Winston-Salem Boy Battling CancerParker wants to become a zookeeper - so the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Western N.C. is making it happen.
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Nation

Tampa Family Finds Pirate Treasure In Grandpa's Attic

Tampa Family Finds Pirate Treasure In Grandpa's AtticWhen you go in the attic you expect to find something old. What you don't expect to find is treasure.
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Kittens Journey Takes Them From Kentucky to Greensboro

Kittens Journey Takes Them From Kentucky to GreensboroTwo separate litters of three kittens were rescued from underneath a car after they rode from Kentucky all the way to Greensboro on Saturday.
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Kittens Found Hidden Under Car

Kittens Found Hidden Under CarTwo separate litters of three kittens were rescued from underneath a car after they rode from Kentucky all the way to North Carolina.
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Missouri Mom Accused Being on Drug Binge and Leaving Kids at Hotel For Days

Missouri Mom Accused Being on Drug Binge and Leaving Kids at Hotel For DaysA mother from East St. Louis, Ill., is facing five counts of child endangerment. Officers said she left her four girls, ages 1 to 14, abandoned and hungry in a motel room for days
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Deputy Fired, Seniors Barred From Graduation After High School Vandalism

Deputy Fired, Seniors Barred From Graduation After High School VandalismMonroe County deputy who worked as a school resource officer has been fired for lying about his role in this week's mass vandalism by some students at Sequoyah High School
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Student Painters Doing More Than Just Painting

Student Painters Doing More Than Just PaintingFor the students, this is much more than a summer job.
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Stores, Fans Prepare For Free Comic Book Day 2015

Stores, Fans Prepare For Free Comic Book Day 2015It's the day comic book fans around the world have waited for all year.
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'How Old Are You' Website Can Re-post Photos

'How Old Are You' Website Can Re-post PhotosAmid the fun, something caught 2 Wants To Know's attention. The website's Terms of Use.
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Young & The Restless Star Stops By WFMY News 2

Young & The Restless Star Stops By WFMY News 2The Young and The Restless star and Triad native Burgess Jenkins stopped by WFMY News 2 to talk about the job, the drama on the soap opera, and why he loves calling the Triad his home.
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State's Drilling Project Raises Concerns In Triad County

State's Drilling Project Raises Concerns In Triad CountyThe state of North Carolina approved $250,000 for a core drilling project for this fiscal year ending in June.
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Students Almost Hit By SUV While Boarding School Bus

Students Almost Hit By SUV While Boarding School BusPolice in Graham, Wash. are looking for the driver of an SUV that passed a stopped school bus on the right and nearly hit some children getting ready to board.
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Video Show SUV Almost Hitting Kids At Bus Stop

Video Show SUV Almost Hitting Kids At Bus StopPolice in Graham, Wash. are looking for the driver of an SUV that passed a stopped school bus on the right and nearly hit some children getting ready to board.
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How Parents Are Putting Their Children At Risk Online

How Parents Are Putting Their Children At Risk OnlineHow Parents Are Putting Their Children At Risk Online
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Russia Loses Control of Unmanned Spacecraft

Russia Loses Control of Unmanned SpacecraftRussia said Wednesday it had lost control of an unmanned spacecraft taking supplies to the International Space Station and it is plunging back to Earth, but is likely to burn up in the atmosphere.
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Triad Dad Refuses To Bail Out Teen Jailed For Urging Riot

Triad Dad Refuses To Bail Out Teen Jailed For Urging RiotUnder North Carolina General Statute it's a Class 1 Misdemeanor for any person to willfully incite or urge another to engage in a riot according to police.
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NC Homeless Person Donates To Church

NC Homeless Person Donates To ChurchNC Homeless Person Donates To Church
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Eighth-Graders Struggling In U.S. History, Civics Classes

Eighth-Graders Struggling In U.S. History, Civics ClassesA national assessment shows eighth-graders are struggling with learning U.S. history and civics.
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Baltimore Marching Bands Seek to Change Narrative

Baltimore Marching Bands Seek to Change NarrativeBefore Tuesday night's curfew, a group of Baltimore community marching bands sought to change the city's recently tarnished image by parading through streets which have been the scene of rioting over the death in police custody of Freddie Gray.
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Life

Battle of Ideas Pits Tech Talent in London Docks

Battle of Ideas Pits Tech Talent in London DocksAround 200 computer programmers and coders battle each other and the clock in a 24-hour 'BattleHack' competition to create the best new app that can improve the world around us.
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Winston-Salem Boy Battling Cancer Wish Granted

Winston-Salem Boy Battling Cancer Wish GrantedThe North Carolina Zoo granted a child who is battling cancer, wish. Six-year-old Parker Gaillard of Winston-Salem is battling Hodgkin's lymphoma. WFMY News 2 Tony Smith reports.
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WFMY News 2 Commentary: Think About This

WFMY News 2 Commentary: Think About ThisYou've seen violence, looting, and protesting in the Baltimore streets. This is WFMY News 2's take on what's happening there, and what we all should think about.
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NC Zoo To Fulfill Wish of Boy Battling Cancer - Web Extra

NC Zoo To Fulfill Wish of Boy Battling Cancer - Web ExtraOn Tuesday morning, the North Carolina Zoo granted a child who is battling cancer, wish. Watch this web extra.
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Mom: Preschool Said No To Child Having Oreo Cookies

Mom: Preschool Said No To Child Having Oreo CookiesA Colorado mother claims a teacher at her child's preschool refused to let the little girl eat part of her lunch because it wasn't nutritious.
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Father of HPU Student Killed Wants Answers

Father of HPU Student Killed Wants AnswersGrief, Confusion, Unanswered Questions. The Father of the High Point University Student Who Died Unexpectedly Shares His Pain. WFMY News 2's Tony Smith has the exclusive story at 11 on WFMY News 2.
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RAW: NC Native Loretta Lynch Sworn In as 83rd U.S. Attorney General

RAW: NC Native Loretta Lynch Sworn In as 83rd U.S. Attorney GeneralMonday, Greensboro Native Loretta Lynch will be sworn in as the Attorney General of the United States.
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Unconscious Man Pulled From Burning SUV By Officers in Mesquite, Texas

Unconscious Man Pulled From Burning SUV By Officers in Mesquite, TexasMesquite police pulled an unconscious man from his burning vehicle in the early hours of Sunday morning after an accident. Police released dashcam video from the incident Monday.
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How 4 Teenagers Became Murderers Without Killing Anyone

How 4 Teenagers Became Murderers Without Killing AnyoneThe exterior of the home at 1919 Frances Ave. is seen as Elkhart police begin the investigation following a shooting on Oct. 3, 2012.
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3 Shot, Wounded At Delaware State University Cookout

3 Shot, Wounded At Delaware State University CookoutHeavy police presence at DSU campus following a shooting Saturday night.
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Photo Gallery: Shroud of Turin

Photo Gallery: Shroud of TurinA picture shows "The Shroud of Turin" (top) on March 30, 2013 in the Turin cathedral. On Holy Saturday, the linen cloth imprinted with the faint brownish image of what appears to be a man?s body ? and that skeptics dismiss as ancient forgery ? will be shown...
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2 Great White Sharks Tracked In NC Outer Banks Area

2 Great White Sharks Tracked In NC Outer Banks AreaScientists track two great white sharks off N.C. coast
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Entertainment

Can You Get Through These 13 Criminal Minds Moments Without Crying?

Can You Get Through These 13 Criminal Minds Moments Without Crying?When SSA Hotchner's wife was murdered When the Reaper waged war on the BAU, he hunted down SSA Hotchner’s wife and son. Haley spoke her last words to Aaron while he was rushing to find her. She was shot dead by the Reaper, as Aaron and the rest of the...
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