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Multiple injuries during home invasion robbery near Vacaville

December 19, 2013 7:32 am

Multiple people were injured during a shooting at a home invasion robbery near Vacaville in Solano County on Wednesday evening, according to deputies. Just after 6 p.m. on Wednesday deputies received a 911 call from a resident on Poplar Road in an unincorporated area near Vacaville reporting that four men had forced their way into […]

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Video shows passengers take down armed robbery suspect on bus

December 19, 2013 7:15 am

Surveillance video from a Seattle bus shows heroic passengers tackling a robbery suspect who police say pulled a gun and robbed riders. Travonnte Brown was arrested on charges of threatening bus riders with a gun and stealing their cellphones. It happened on the Metro Rapid Ride C route from Seattle to West Seattle on November […]

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Saab Wins Deal to Sell 36 Fighter Jets to Brazil

December 19, 2013 6:36 am

Brazil announces one of the most valuable deals in emerging markets. It's given Swedish manufacturer Saab a $4.5bn contract to supply 36 fighter jets.

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Protests Block Traffic Around EU Summit Venue

December 19, 2013 6:36 am

Demonstrators blocked traffic in central Brussels to protest EU austerity measures and the ongoing free trade agreement negotiations with the United States, hours before the bloc's 28 leaders were due to attend a European Council summit. The demonstrations and blockades were organized by Alliance D19-20 which includes trade unions, farmers and different European groups mainly […]

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Urine detection devices placed on Atlanta transit station elevators

December 19, 2013 6:35 am

MARTA elevators updated to stop offenders

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Teacher claims he was fired because he´s straight

December 19, 2013 6:29 am

A gym teacher at one of the nation’s most prestigious prep schools alleges in a lawsuit that he was fired by his homosexual boss because he is straight. Gregory Kenney taught gym at the Trinity School on Manhattan’s Upper West Side for 16 years before he was let go in June 2012. In his lawsuit, […]

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OAKLAND: Area residents evacuated after suspected DUI crash ignites gas pumps

December 19, 2013 6:25 am

A vehicle crash by a suspected DUI driver ignited a two-alarm blaze at a gas station in East Oakland Thursday morning that triggered an evacuation for nearly two dozen area residents, according to a fire dispatcher.

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Wild Bobcat Gets Stuck In Window Blinds

December 19, 2013 6:19 am

Leanne Kalabis heard a noise in the basement of her Nelson, British Columbia home. Initially she thought it was a house cat, but when she and her dog went down to investigate, it turned out to be a wild bobcat. The bobcat tried to flee out a closed window and that’s when it got stuck […]

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Two Years After Losing His Wife to Cancer, Father Re-Creates Wedding Photos with Daughter

December 19, 2013 6:19 am

Ben Nunery and his three-year-old daughter recreated his wedding photos, after Ben lost his wife to cancer. Andrew Dymburt (@CantPinTheDym) has the touching photographs and story.

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Pilot Delays Flight as He Wouldn´t Leave Without a Sandwich

December 19, 2013 6:19 am

A pilot in Pakistan recently delayed a flight for more than 2 and a half hours because he desired, of all things, sandwiches.

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