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Reno Police Respond to Medical Building Shooting

December 17, 2013 5:40 pm

Police say one of the victims of a shooting at a Reno, Nevada, hospital campus has died. Reno Deputy Police Chief Tom Robinson says two people are dead, including the shooter and one of his victims. At least two more were being treated. (De…

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Like Humans, Neanderthals Buried Dead And Cared For Elderly

December 17, 2013 5:34 pm

It’s another grave scientific discovery — but this time in a good way.  An international team of scientists found new evidence that Neanderthals cared for their elderly and dead by intentionally burying bodies — an important sign of development and community for our much, much older cousins. (Via LiveScience) The scientists spent 13 years reexamining caves in southern […]

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Man drops insanity plea and pleads guilty to murder

December 17, 2013 5:30 pm

(Entravision) Monterey County District Attorney Dean Flippo announced today that Christopher Sorenson, age 31 and a resident of Salinas, pled guilty today to the second degree murder of his mother. Sorenson will be sentenced to 15 years to life in state prison at his sentencing by Judge Carrie Panetta, on January 16, 2014. The case […]

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Lawyer: Hospital to leave brain dead girl on life support

December 17, 2013 5:02 pm

The family of a 13-year-old brain dead girl at Children’s Hospital Oakland said they won a victory Tuesday after hospital officials announced they would not remove her from life support. The parents of Jahi McMath were preparing to file a cease-and-desist order request Tuesday after hospital officials said the day before that they were planning […]

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Family threatens legal fight to keep brain-dead child on life support

December 17, 2013 5:02 pm

The family of a 13-year-old brain dead girl at Children’s Hospital Oakland said they won a victory Tuesday after hospital officials announced they would not remove her from life support The parents of Jahi McMath were preparing to file a cease-and-desist order request Tuesday after hospital officials said the day before that they were planning […]

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The Fonz ´Relaxed´ Over Aircraft Noise

December 17, 2013 4:59 pm

The BBC's James Landale went to Richmond to gauge local opinion on potential expansion of Heathrow airport, when he spotted Happy Days' The Fonz.

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Is Your Virtual Self Employable?

December 17, 2013 4:59 pm

Managing your virtual life and profile is critical to getting a job nowadays, as Peter Bowes reports.

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Stocks Flat, Waiting Game Almost Over

December 17, 2013 4:59 pm

Stocks closed flat as investors were wary of making big bets before the end of the Fed's two-day policy meeting Wednesday. A rebound in the annual inflation rate and a pickup in homebuilder confidence could give the Fed cover to start tapering its stimulus earlier than March. Both the Dow and Nasdaq finished just slightly […]

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Zimmerman Lawyer Faces Ethics Complaint

December 17, 2013 4:51 pm

George Zimmerman's lawyer is facing an ethics complaint related to the Trayvon Martin trial; Kermit Gosnell sentenced; Massachusetts woman arrested for son's disappearance.

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George Zimmerman Selling Original Painting On Ebay

December 17, 2013 4:50 pm

George Zimmerman has listed an original painting on Ebay, and as of now, bidding is nearly at $100,000.

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