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  • Fire Truck Crash

    Fire Truck Crash

    Sunday, May 20 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-05-20 20:04:18 GMT

    A member of Columbus, KS Fire Rescue is recovering in a hospital, after suffering a medical emergency behind the wheel of a fire truck. 

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    A member of Columbus, KS Fire Rescue is recovering in a hospital, after suffering a medical emergency behind the wheel of a fire truck. 

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  • Push for Medical Marijuana in Oklahoma

    Push for Medical Marijuana in Oklahoma

    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:47 PM EDT2018-05-20 03:47:57 GMT

    Advocates  for legalized marijuana in Oklahoma held a forum Saturday in Miami.  

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    Advocates  for legalized marijuana in Oklahoma held a forum Saturday in Miami.  

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  • Fatal Boat Crash at Lake of the Ozarks

    Fatal Boat Crash at Lake of the Ozarks

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:51:41 GMT

    A  dismal start to National Safe Boating week as a fatal boat crash kills three and injures at the Lake of the Ozarks.

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    A  dismal start to National Safe Boating week as a fatal boat crash kills three and injures at the Lake of the Ozarks.

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  • After grocery delivery service ends, former driver picking up slack to help seniors

    After grocery delivery service ends, former driver picking up slack to help seniors

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-05-01 21:30:56 GMT

    01 MAY 18 11:05 ET By Amanda del Castillo Click here for updates on this story     EDGEWATER, Colo. (KMGH) -- Home deliveries through Kroger’s Home Shop service stopped on Saturday. King Soopers recently announced its partnership with Instacart, the same-day delivery app. The move put King Soopers’ home delivery service on a digital-only platform, where customers shop through an app or online. With this new partnership, the retailer has eliminated ...

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    01 MAY 18 11:05 ET By Amanda del Castillo Click here for updates on this story     EDGEWATER, Colo. (KMGH) -- Home deliveries through Kroger’s Home Shop service stopped on Saturday. King Soopers recently announced its partnership with Instacart, the same-day delivery app. The move put King Soopers’ home delivery service on a digital-only platform, where customers shop through an app or online. With this new partnership, the retailer has eliminated ...

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  • Growing lionfish population threatening to crowd out the native species in Florida waters

    Growing lionfish population threatening to crowd out the native species in Florida waters

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-05-01 21:38:04 GMT

    01 MAY 18 11:14 ET By Patrick Nolan Click here for updates on this story     BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (WFTX) -- There are invaders in our Gulf waters. And researchers at Florida Gulf Coast University are working to find out more about them, so they can be stopped. Invasive exotic Lionfish are native to the Pacific Ocean. But they're now appearing more frequently in the Gulf where they have no known predators. FGCU Marine Scientist Mike Parsons tells 4 In Your Corn...

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    01 MAY 18 11:14 ET By Patrick Nolan Click here for updates on this story     BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (WFTX) -- There are invaders in our Gulf waters. And researchers at Florida Gulf Coast University are working to find out more about them, so they can be stopped. Invasive exotic Lionfish are native to the Pacific Ocean. But they're now appearing more frequently in the Gulf where they have no known predators. FGCU Marine Scientist Mike Parsons tells 4 In Your Corn...

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  • A gas station employee felt a burn when someone handed her cash. Then, 7 people had to go to a hospital

    A gas station employee felt a burn when someone handed her cash. Then, 7 people had to go to a hospital

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-05-01 21:38:36 GMT

    01 MAY 18 11:29 ET By Andrea Diaz, CNN     (CNN) -- A puzzling incident that sent seven people to a hospital and prompted a hazardous material team to descend on a gas station in Minnesota turned out to have a very harmless origin. Someone walked into a Cenex station in Minnesota's Manhomen County on Monday and paid for an item with cash. The cash was coated with a white powder-like substance. As soon as the employee handled the money, she felt a burning sensat...

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    01 MAY 18 11:29 ET By Andrea Diaz, CNN     (CNN) -- A puzzling incident that sent seven people to a hospital and prompted a hazardous material team to descend on a gas station in Minnesota turned out to have a very harmless origin. Someone walked into a Cenex station in Minnesota's Manhomen County on Monday and paid for an item with cash. The cash was coated with a white powder-like substance. As soon as the employee handled the money, she felt a burning sensat...

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  • Deer in Oregon are walking around with arrows in their bodies. Police want to know who did this

    Deer in Oregon are walking around with arrows in their bodies. Police want to know who did this

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-05-01 21:39:29 GMT

    01 MAY 18 12:22 ET By Doug Criss, CNN     (CNN) -- It's the kind of photo that just stops you in your tracks. It's pictures of deer, walking through a field, with arrows shot through their bodies. The Oregon State Police put the shocking pics out on its Facebook page, trying to find out who would commit such a horrible act. Last week officers from the state Department of Fish and Wildlife heard about a deer in southwest Oregon that was walking around with an ar...

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    01 MAY 18 12:22 ET By Doug Criss, CNN     (CNN) -- It's the kind of photo that just stops you in your tracks. It's pictures of deer, walking through a field, with arrows shot through their bodies. The Oregon State Police put the shocking pics out on its Facebook page, trying to find out who would commit such a horrible act. Last week officers from the state Department of Fish and Wildlife heard about a deer in southwest Oregon that was walking around with an ar...

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  • Facebook adds 'Clear History' option amid privacy scandal

    Facebook adds 'Clear History' option amid privacy scandal

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-05-01 19:18:31 GMT

    (CNN Money) -- Facebook users will soon be able to clear their browsing history on the social network. On Tuesday, CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg said the company is adding a new privacy feature that lets you clear your browsing history on Facebook, including what you've clicked on and which websites you've gone to.

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    (CNN Money) -- Facebook users will soon be able to clear their browsing history on the social network. On Tuesday, CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg said the company is adding a new privacy feature that lets you clear your browsing history on Facebook, including what you've clicked on and which websites you've gone to.

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  • How to make the most of Joshua Tree on your visit

    How to make the most of Joshua Tree on your visit

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-05-01 19:16:38 GMT
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    (CNN) -- Joshua Tree sits roughly two and a half hours east of Los Angeles by car, a majestic desert paradise of 792,510 acres of national park lands squished between the palm-tree lined boulevards of Palm Springs to the south and the eccentric, rugged town of Joshua Tree to the north.

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    (CNN) -- Joshua Tree sits roughly two and a half hours east of Los Angeles by car, a majestic desert paradise of 792,510 acres of national park lands squished between the palm-tree lined boulevards of Palm Springs to the south and the eccentric, rugged town of Joshua Tree to the north.

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  • Can the $200 Oculus Go make virtual reality mainstream?

    Can the $200 Oculus Go make virtual reality mainstream?

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-05-01 19:11:19 GMT
    01 MAY 18 13:30 ET Kaya Yurieff     (CNN Money) -- Facebook wants to take virtual reality mainstream, and it hopes its new headset, Oculus Go, could be the product that helps makes that happen. The Oculus Go is Facebook's first standalone headset. It's sleek, it's comfortable, and, most importantly, it costs just $200. Most VR systems cost at least $500. The standalone device makes for a more seamless experience than the flagship Oculus Rift or other high-end V...More >>
    01 MAY 18 13:30 ET Kaya Yurieff     (CNN Money) -- Facebook wants to take virtual reality mainstream, and it hopes its new headset, Oculus Go, could be the product that helps makes that happen. The Oculus Go is Facebook's first standalone headset. It's sleek, it's comfortable, and, most importantly, it costs just $200. Most VR systems cost at least $500. The standalone device makes for a more seamless experience than the flagship Oculus Rift or other high-end V...More >>
  • 'Castlevania' producer wants you to fix Apu on 'The Simpsons'

    'Castlevania' producer wants you to fix Apu on 'The Simpsons'

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-05-01 18:58:24 GMT

    (CNN) -- If you've ever dreamed of writing a "Simpsons" episode, now may be your chance. Adi Shankar, the executive producer and showrunner for Netflix's "Castlevania," has announced the "Apu Screenwriting Contest: Crowdsourcing the Cure for The Simpsons." According to the site promoting the contest, "The Simpsons is sick and this contest is crowdsourcing the cure."

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    (CNN) -- If you've ever dreamed of writing a "Simpsons" episode, now may be your chance. Adi Shankar, the executive producer and showrunner for Netflix's "Castlevania," has announced the "Apu Screenwriting Contest: Crowdsourcing the Cure for The Simpsons." According to the site promoting the contest, "The Simpsons is sick and this contest is crowdsourcing the cure."

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  • FDA approves preventive migraine treatment

    FDA approves preventive migraine treatment

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:10 PM EDT2018-05-18 23:10:24 GMT

    Migraine sufferers across the United States have their eyes on a newly approved drug that's offering hope for reducing the frequency of monthly migraine attacks. On Thursday, the US Food and Drug Administration approved Aimovig for the preventive treatment of migraines in adults with episodic or chronic migraines. Episodic migraine is when symptoms occur zero to 14 days each month; symptoms of chronic mig...

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    Migraine sufferers across the United States have their eyes on a newly approved drug that's offering hope for reducing the frequency of monthly migraine attacks. On Thursday, the US Food and Drug Administration approved Aimovig for the preventive treatment of migraines in adults with episodic or chronic migraines. Episodic migraine is when symptoms occur zero to 14 days each month; symptoms of chronic mig...

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  • What they thought was a rusty box in their backyard was a safe with $52,000 worth of treasure

    What they thought was a rusty box in their backyard was a safe with $52,000 worth of treasure

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:54:48 GMT
    17 MAY 18 18:05 ET By Kwegyirba Croffie, CNN     (CNN) -- For years Matthew and Maria Colonna Emmanuel thought a piece of rusty metal behind some trees in their backyard was just part of a cable or electrical box. But it wasn't. It was a safe containing $52,000 in cash, gold and diamonds. And the story of how they discovered it -- and what the couple did next -- is remarkable. The couple saw the metal box between some trees when they moved in to their Staten Is...More >>
    17 MAY 18 18:05 ET By Kwegyirba Croffie, CNN     (CNN) -- For years Matthew and Maria Colonna Emmanuel thought a piece of rusty metal behind some trees in their backyard was just part of a cable or electrical box. But it wasn't. It was a safe containing $52,000 in cash, gold and diamonds. And the story of how they discovered it -- and what the couple did next -- is remarkable. The couple saw the metal box between some trees when they moved in to their Staten Is...More >>
  • Scientists have transplanted memory from one snail to another. So, what does it mean for humans?

    Scientists have transplanted memory from one snail to another. So, what does it mean for humans?

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:48:43 GMT

    It's the kind of study science fiction dreams are made of: A team of neurobiologists at UCLA "transplanted" a memory from the nervous system of one snail into another. In order to do this, the team repeatedly "trained" a snail with electric shocks. "We induced a very simple kind of memory in the snails called sensitization," said David L. Glanzman, a member of UCLA's department of Integrative Biology a...

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    It's the kind of study science fiction dreams are made of: A team of neurobiologists at UCLA "transplanted" a memory from the nervous system of one snail into another. In order to do this, the team repeatedly "trained" a snail with electric shocks. "We induced a very simple kind of memory in the snails called sensitization," said David L. Glanzman, a member of UCLA's department of Integrative Biology a...

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  • Why Americans are having fewer children

    Why Americans are having fewer children

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:34:17 GMT
    17 MAY 18 11:56 ET By Michael Nedelman, CNN (CNN) -- US birthrates hit "another record low" in 2017, according to a report released Thursday by the National Center for Health Statistics. The report estimates that 3,853,472 babies were born nationally last year -- the fewest in 30 years and down from a 2007 record high of 4,316,233. The total fertility rate in 2017 was "below replacement -- the level at which a given generation can replace itself" when dea...More >>
    17 MAY 18 11:56 ET By Michael Nedelman, CNN (CNN) -- US birthrates hit "another record low" in 2017, according to a report released Thursday by the National Center for Health Statistics. The report estimates that 3,853,472 babies were born nationally last year -- the fewest in 30 years and down from a 2007 record high of 4,316,233. The total fertility rate in 2017 was "below replacement -- the level at which a given generation can replace itself" when dea...More >>
  • New scam targets homeowners with security system

    New scam targets homeowners with security system

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:10 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:10:32 GMT
    17 MAY 18 11:57 ET By Alyssa Donovan KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KSHB) -- Summer scammers usually take advantage of the nice weather, going door-to-door to trick victims out of cash. The latest scam is targeting those who may feel safest, homeowners with security systems. According to the Better Business Bureau, people with security signs are the ones scammers are after. "We've heard about specifically security companies who have come in and the consumer tried to do some resea...More >>
    17 MAY 18 11:57 ET By Alyssa Donovan KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KSHB) -- Summer scammers usually take advantage of the nice weather, going door-to-door to trick victims out of cash. The latest scam is targeting those who may feel safest, homeowners with security systems. According to the Better Business Bureau, people with security signs are the ones scammers are after. "We've heard about specifically security companies who have come in and the consumer tried to do some resea...More >>
  • The US economy just hit a milestone

    The US economy just hit a milestone

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-05-01 21:33:53 GMT

    01 MAY 18 10:57 ET Matt Egan     (CNN Money) -- The slow but steady recovery from the Great Recession just hit a milestone: It's tied for the second-longest economic expansion in American history. The recession ended in June 2009, which means the recovery is 106 months old through April of this year. That matches the expansion from 1961 to 1969, an era of big government spending under President John F. Kennedy and then President Lyndon Johnson's Great Society. ...

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    01 MAY 18 10:57 ET Matt Egan     (CNN Money) -- The slow but steady recovery from the Great Recession just hit a milestone: It's tied for the second-longest economic expansion in American history. The recession ended in June 2009, which means the recovery is 106 months old through April of this year. That matches the expansion from 1961 to 1969, an era of big government spending under President John F. Kennedy and then President Lyndon Johnson's Great Society. ...

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