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(Oneonta, AL) -- A ten-year old Alabama boy is dead after accidentally hanging himself while trying to learn to tie a knot for a Boy Scout merit badge. AJ Underwood's mom was home at the time and getting ready for a birthday party when she went to the boy's room and found him...
(Glendale, AZ) -- The outgoing president of the Navajo Nation still has people talking today after he was spotted sitting next to Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder during yesterday's game in Arizona. While the Cardinals were taking on Washington, Ben Shelly and his wife were...
(Atlanta, GA) -- CDC Director Thomas Frieden vows to rethink Ebola infection control, calling even a single infection unacceptable. The comment came after a nurse became infected while caring for dying Ebola patient Thomas Duncan in a Dallas hospital. Duncan died last week. In a...
(Ferguson, MO) -- Today is what's being called "Moral Monday" in St. Louis with protests set to take place in that area related to the August police shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown. At least 17 people were arrested Sunday during a weekend of mostly peaceful protests...
(Undated) -- Severe weather is on tap today from Texas to the Tennessee Valley. Forecasters say almost 40 million Americans are in the path of thunderstorms, hail and possibly tornadoes. Cities from Chicago to Dallas could be hit with winds of about 60 miles an hour. One person...
(Torrance, CA) -- Honda is recalling 43-thousand Acura vehicles in the U.S. due to faulty seat belts. The automaker says front seat belts might not release from the retracted position in cold temperatures. The recalled models include the 2014 Acura RLX sedan and 2014-2015 Acura...
(Dallas, TX) -- A Dallas hospital is temporarily closing its Emergency Department due to the Ebola virus. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas officials say ambulances are not bringing patients to the ED because of limitations in staffed capacity. Officials also say they're...
(Vatican City) -- The Vatican appears to be softening its tone on homosexuality. A document read in the presence of Pope Francis on Monday said homosexuals had "gifts and qualities to offer" and asked if Catholics could accept gays and recognize the positive aspects of same-sex...
(Undated) -- A new survey shows many Americans aren't doing enough to keep themselves healthy as cold and flu season approaches. Conducted by restroom fixture makers Bradley Corporation, the poll finds that 70 percent of respondents admit they've skipped the soap while washing...