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(Spring, TX) -- The teenage survivor of a mass shooting in Texas that left her entire family dead is being credited for her bravery. Fifteen-year-old Cassidy Stay spoke to hundreds of friends and supporters at a memorial in the town of Spring today. She said she takes comfort in...
(Estes Park, CO) -- Another person is dead after being struck by lightning today in Rocky Mountain Park in Colorado. The unidentified man is the second person in as many days to be killed by a lightning strike in the park northwest of Denver. A dozen other people were hurt. At...
(Vienna) -- Secretary of State John Kerry says an audit of the contested Afghanistan presidential election will begin immediately. Kerry brokered the deal with both candidates agreeing to abide by the outcome to form a united national government. The agreement comes as fears...
(Laredo, TX) -- The U.S. Border Patrol is being swamped by the flood of undocumented immigrants across the southwest. Border Patrol union spokesman Hector Garza says most agents are no longer focused on keeping an eye on the border. Garza says in his opinion, the situation is...
(Adams County, CO) -- A man in Colorado is infected with the rarest and deadliest form of plague. The state's Department of Public Health confirmed this week the man had been diagnosed with pneumonic plague. Plague is typically spread by fleas but pneumonic plague is airborne...
(Entiat, WA) -- A wildfire burning in the middle of Washington is getting bigger. More than 750 firefighters are battling flames that are now spread over nearly 35 square-miles near the town of Entiat , roughly halfway between Seattle and Spokane. High temperatures and dry...
(Washington, DC) -- Protesters are gathered outside the Israeli embassy to call for an end to violence in Gaza that has killed at least 120 Palestinians this week. The group demonstrated yesterday and is vowing to stay through the weekend. Israel and Hamas have been trading...
(Queens, NY) -- Punk rockers around the world are mourning the death of the last original Ramone. Tommy Ramone died in his home yesterday of cancer at the age of 65. He was initially the manager of the pioneering punk rock band "The Ramones" but got roped into being their...
(Salt Lake City, UT) -- A Utah man is being held on charges he'd planned to bomb a police station in the hope it would lead to an anti-government uprising. FBI agents arrested John Huggins Thursday after he allegedly agreed to show a homemade bomb to an undercover officer. He's...