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Stay-at-home mothers on the rise in U.S.

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 8:16pm
A study estimates that 29 percent of mothers do not work outside the home
Categories: National News

U.S. bacon prices rise after virus kills more than 6 million piglets

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 6:52pm
Pork prices are likely to be 10 percent higher this summer than a year ago
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Strippers put on show for nursing home patients

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 6:24pm
Family of a woman with dementia sues after discovering a racy photograph among her belongings
Categories: National News

Sharpton tries to clarify role as FBI informant

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 5:11pm
At a news conference on Tuesday, the Rev. Al Sharpton addressed his role in assisting a joint FBI-NYPD investigation in the 1980s. Sharpton said he was threatened by "music industry goons" years ago and went to the government for protection.
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Al Sharpton on report calling him FBI informant: "I am not a rat"

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 4:32pm
Rev. Al Sharpton says he was threatened by "music industry goons" in the 80s and "did the right thing" by contacting the feds for protection
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Girl Scout shatters cookie sale record

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 3:39pm
Katie Francis, 12, of Oklahoma City, Okla., sold 21,477 boxes of Girl Scout cookies, shattering the previous record and gaining national attention in the process. Heather Hope reports.
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Watch: Wash. hillside experiences new landslide

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 3:39pm
A landslide was caught on tape in the same area of Washington state where a previous slide killed at least 34 people.
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Obama to visit Washington mudslide

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 3:11pm
Congresswoman says president plans to visit the scene of the state's landslide later this month; death toll rises to 34
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SeaWorld killer whale shows could be sunk by California bill

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 2:08pm
In wake of documentary film criticizing marine park's animal welfare practices, bill calls for release of orcas from their tanks
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UConn revelers celebrate and cause damage

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 2:05pm
35 UConn revelers were arrested after celebrations got out of hand following the men's national championship victory. Stores were vandalized but no serious injuries were reported
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Man to pay $4,400 for carving names on national monument in Montana

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 1:34pm
Minnesota man admits he vandalized Pompey's Pillar after his wife discovered a lump in her breast during their honeymoon
Categories: National News

FBI: Man plotted to fly drone-like toy planes with bombs into school

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:46pm
27-year-old detained in Conn. after FBI agents discovered his plot to fly bombs on drone-like devices into school and federal building
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Brooklyn woman gets 45-year-old letters from loved ones in the mail

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:36pm
In 1969, Susan Heifetz was sent 2 pieces of mail from 2 different people that just arrived; the Post Office doesn't know where the letters have been
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Brooklyn woman receives mail from 45 years ago

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:47am
A woman in Brooklyn, New York, just received a birthday card from her Mom and Dad postmarked June 26, 1969. WCBS' Hazel Sanchez reports on her reaction.
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Iran tries to make former U.S. hostage taker its U.N. envoy in N.Y.

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 10:33am
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Tex., wins rare bipartisan support for bill blocking Hamid Aboutalebi’s entry to U.S.; no formal response from White House yet
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Suicidal man rescued from Florida bridge

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 10:31am
Three Pinellas County, Florida deputies rescued a 24 year old man from a suicide attempt as he was standing on the Bay Pines Bridge. The man told deputies he was upset about financial and relationship issues.
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L.A. cop shot 7 times in stationhouse

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 8:05am
Authorities say gunman walked in, chatted with officers, began firing
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Some trouble on, near both campuses after NCAA title game

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 5:31am
Authorities in Storrs, Conn. and Lexington, Ken. have hands full following Huskies' win over Wildcats
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UConn tops Kentucky, takes NCAA men's basketball crown

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 2:34am
Year after banishment from tournament and abandonment by 5 key players, Huskies complete unlikely journey with 60-54 triumph
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Utah mom checking Facebook may have saved her son's life

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 1:17am
Woman monitoring her son's social media accounts found comments threatening to shoot him, and police say the posters weren't joking
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