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Thieves steal from 5 year old with cancer

Thieves steal from 5 year old with cancerPolice are looking for the crooks who stole from a 5-year-old boy with brain cancer.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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School takes blind kid's cane, gives him pool noodle

School takes blind kid's cane, gives him pool noodleThe family of a blind boy is outraged, after his cane was taken away on the school bus. The cane belongs to the school, and school officials say the 8-year-old used it to hit another child on the bus.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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Dog owner's will: Let him die with me

Dog owner's will: Let him die with meThe fate of a German shepherd remains uncertain despite his late Indiana owner's wish that the dog be euthanized, cremated and its ashes mixed with hers.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Entertainment

Look Back: Colbert on the Mystery Monkey

Look Back: Colbert on the Mystery MonkeyAs Stephen Colbert readies to sign off on The Colbert Report, we here at 10 News remember with amused fondness the times we showed up on the late night funnyman's radar, all thanks to a certain 'simian psycho.'
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
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Man charged with fatally stabbing wife found in refrigerator

Man charged with fatally stabbing wife found in refrigeratorAfter a high-profile investigation that led local law enforcement from Houston to Mexico, Houston police have charged 38-year-old Patrick Lambert with murder for fatally stabbing his estranged wife.
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
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Canada man finds woman for free trip around world

Canada man finds woman for free trip around worldA Toronto man who made headlines last month by offering a free round-the-world air ticket to a woman with the same name as his ex-girlfriend has found Ms. Right.
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  • 2 days ago
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Man unable to use arms faces gun possession charge

Man unable to use arms faces gun possession chargeA man who can't use his arms because of a spinal condition is being held in jail while facing a gun possession charge his lawyer calls shocking.
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  • 2 days ago
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TECO combats squirrel-causing power outages

TECO combats squirrel-causing power outagesUSF's substation is getting a new red-look with red plastic animal protection to stop animals from chewing through cables.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Education

College mistakenly sends 'welcome' email to rejected applicants

College mistakenly sends 'welcome' email to rejected applicantsJohns Hopkins University says nearly 300 applicants were mistakenly sent welcome messages when they were actually rejected or deferred.
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  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
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Man fakes heart attack in toy theft

Man fakes heart attack in toy theftA man faked a heart attack to create a diversion so his friend can steal a cart full of toys out of a Polk County Walmart Tuesday.
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  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
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Texas City truck seen on Islamic group's Twitter

Texas City truck seen on Islamic group's TwitterA photo posted on an Islamic militant group's Twitter feed shows a Texas plumbing company's old truck turned into an anti-aircraft firing weapon.
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
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Sheriff: Boy steals grandma's guns, trades them for pot

Sheriff: Boy steals grandma's guns, trades them for potDeputies in California say a 14-year-old boy stole a car and two loaded guns from his grandmother and then traded them for marijuana.
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  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
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Ga. deputy finds $245K during traffic stop

Ga. deputy finds $245K during traffic stopRolling with dough -- a lot of it. That's what one Naples man was doing Tuesday until a traffic stop led to him parting ways with the nearly $250,000 that was found in his car.
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
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Cow jumps fence to avoid butcher, killed by police

Cow jumps fence to avoid butcher, killed by policeA 1,000-pound cow being prepared for slaughter jumped a 6-foot fence and bolted through the streets of Pocatello before police shot and killed it following a lengthy pursuit.
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
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NASA Wasted $349M on 'Ghost Tower'

NASA Wasted $349M on 'Ghost Tower'Four years ago, NASA knew it wouldn't likely use a giant tower originally intended to test rockets—because the testing program was canceled.
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
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Dognapped! 13 puppies snatched from pet store

Dognapped! 13 puppies snatched from pet storePolice in New Hampshire say they have collared the humans responsible for snatching 13 puppies from a New Hampshire pet store in a smash-and-grab dognapping.
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
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Squirrel turns Christmas presents into lunch

Squirrel turns Christmas presents into lunchThere are a lot of stories this time of year about packages being stolen from the front porches of homes in Denver and across the country.
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  • 3 days ago
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No, really, 'The dog ate my homework'

No, really, 'The dog ate my homework'A high school student from Magnolia had a good excuse for being late with her AP homework. Her dog ate it, literally, and it could have killed him.
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  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
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Santa sex offender found in Texas... and not arrested!

Santa sex offender found in Texas... and not arrested!Residents learned that a man playing Santa Claus and inviting children to sit in his lap is a registered sex offender. But there's nothing they can do about it, because it's not against the law in Texas.
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  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
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Camera captures officer tasing 76-year-old man

Camera captures officer tasing 76-year-old manA police officer in Victoria, Texas is being investigated for how he handled a traffic stop over an expired inspection sticker.
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  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
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17-year-old mother, friend plead guilty to getting toddler drunk

17-year-old mother, friend plead guilty to getting toddler drunkTwo women who were arrested and charged with felony child endangerment after a toddler suffered acute alcohol poisoning have pleaded guilty.
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  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
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Near extinction: Turtle that breathes through its butt

Near extinction: Turtle that breathes through its buttThe days of the white-throated snapping turtle (Elseya albagula) appear to be numbered, according to the Australian government, which has recently declared them critically endangered.
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  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
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"The dog ate my homework" - literally

"The dog ate my homework" - literallyA high school student from Magnolia had a good excuse for being late with her AP homework. Her dog ate it, literally, and it could have killed him.
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  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
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Roller coaster ride causes stroke in 4-year-old boy

Roller coaster ride causes stroke in 4-year-old boyKids love the thrill of a roller coaster ride, but in one child's case a fun day at the amusement park turned into a medical nightmare. The 4-year-old boy suffered a stroke after he rode a couple of roller coasters.
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  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
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Santa doesn't have to be scary

Santa doesn't have to be scaryMost kids are big fans of Santa, but for those little ones who feel uneasy or afraid, the idea of taking a picture with Old Saint Nick can lead to tears, screaming and some pretty unusual Christmas photos.
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  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
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Fairy tale ending for Elsa the frozen kitten

Fairy tale ending for Elsa the frozen kittenA kitten who was found nearly frozen to death in November has found a forever home.
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  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
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WATCH: Officer runs red light, causes accident

WATCH: Officer runs red light, causes accidentWe've all seen those clips from red light cameras showing people running red lights and causing accidents, but rarely do you see them involving a police officer.
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  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
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Puppy uncovers human bones during beach walk

Puppy uncovers human bones during beach walkAuthorities say a puppy taking a walk on a Massachusetts beach with its owner uncovered a human bone, which led to the discovery of several others.
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  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
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Santa speedo run for AIDS benefit in Tampa

Santa speedo run for AIDS benefit in TampaEarlier this afternoon, hundreds of people were running in their speedos, not just for fun, but for a greater cause.
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  • 4 days, 22 hours ago
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Study: Most Darwin Awards deaths are men

Study: Most Darwin Awards deaths are menThe winners of "Darwin Awards" die in a stunning variety of stupid ways, but most have one thing in common: They're men.
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  • 6 days, 23 hours ago
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NY brewery builds Christmas tree out of kegs

NY brewery builds Christmas tree out of kegsThe Genesee Brewing Co. built the 23-foot-high Christmas tree out of 300 stainless steel kegs outsides its Brew House in downtown Rochester.
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  • 1 week ago
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Actor charged with killing ex's pet rabbit

Actor charged with killing ex's pet rabbitA TV and video game actor was charged with killing and cooking his ex-girlfriend's pet rabbit, sending her grisly photos of the procedure and threatening to do the same thing to her, authorities said Wednesday.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Texans fan posts photo of plane ticket; rival fan cancels flight

Texans fan posts photo of plane ticket; rival fan cancels flightA Texans fan posted her plane ticket to Facebook, and a Jaguars fans then cancelled the flight. But, the ticket was restored.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Wis. man blames beer-battered fish for 10th DUI

Wis. man blames beer-battered fish for 10th DUIAuthorities say a Wisconsin man suspected of his 10th drunken driving offense is blaming a Wisconsin tradition for his latest legal troubles.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Man freed after being trapped in Denver restaurant wall

Man freed after being trapped in Denver restaurant wallA man police said was living in the ceiling above a 16th Street Mall restaurant fell, tripped a water main and then got stuck in a wall.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Harvard prof flips over $4 Chinese food overcharge

Harvard prof flips over $4 Chinese food overchargeA Chinese restaurant charging $1 more per plate than advertised online may have served the wrong guy — a Harvard professor specializing in online advertising.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago