Week In Review: Top 5 Stories

Here's a look back at this week's most viewed stories on wfmynews2.com.

Family's Misadventure At Sea Has Public Costs

A family with two young children that was sailing around the world on a 36-foot sailboat stalled over the weekend, hundreds of miles off the Mexican coast. After one child fell ill, the Navy, Coast Guard and California Air National Guard mounted an elaborate operation that involved an elite group of commando-medics parachuting to the rescue.

Police Identify Body Found In Greensboro Pawn Shop Fire

On Tuesday, Greensboro police released the identity of a man found dead inside USA Pawn after it caught fire Monday morning.

Anti-Vaccine Movement Giving Diseases Second Life

The anti-vaccination movement has picked up steam in the past decade with support from celebrities such as actress Jenny McCarthy, actor Aidan Quinn and reality TV star Kristin Cavallari, who last month said not vaccinating was "the best decision" for her children. Many continue to believe the debunked idea that vaccines cause autism, while others don't trust the federal government or the pharmaceutical companies responsible for these vaccines.

Police Find Shooting Victim At Greensboro Gas Station

Officers responded to the Shell gas station at 2512 High Point Rd. in reference to a victim with a gunshot wound.

Mom May Have Saved Son's Life After Checking Facebook Page

Police say a Utah mom may have saved her teenage son's life by monitoring his Facebook page.


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