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    Dancing for the doctor who ordered her parents’ death

    LA JOLLA, California (CNN) — A black-and-white photo shows the 16-year-old ballerina at her prime, mere months before her world would be destroyed. She is dressed in a bathing suit, smiling radiantly while performing a gymnastic split. Edith Eva Eger says the portrait was taken by her first teenage crush: a Jewish boy named Imre. […]

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    Undercover investigation: Humane society alleges abuse at exotic animal park

    TUTTLE, Okla. – In an undercover investigation into Tuttle’s Tiger Safari, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) alleges mishandling, even abuse, of tiger cubs. Behind-the-scenes footage is raising serious questions about the treatment of these exotic animals. The owner of Tiger Safari, Bill Meadows, says he is not abusing his animals and says […]

  • fitness

    Fitness expert, reality star killed after being hit by train

    Warning: This video contains language that may not be appropriate for all audiences. BURBANK, Calif.  – A reality television star was killed after being struck by a train on Saturday. Greg Plitt was best known for his appearances on Bravo’s reality series ‘Work Out.’ A passenger on a train told KABC Plitt had a camcorder in his […]

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    Boko Haram insurgents kidnap 80, regional troops join the fight

    YAOUNDE, Cameroon (CNN) – Officials say insurgents have kidnapped 80 people in northern Cameroon. The attacks by Boko Haram militants happened Sunday morning as troops from Chad entered the country to fight the terrorist group. The Chadian parliament unanimously voted to send troops to Cameroon and Nigeria to join in the fight against Boko Haram. […]

  • New Oklahoma City Police Academy

    OKLAHOMA CITY– Oklahoma City Police will begin their 133rd Police Academy Friday morning. The 50 recruits – 5 females and 45 males – will train in the Police Academy through July 2015, and will receive over 1000 hours of intensive training on a wide variety of law enforcement duties. Major blocks of training include physical […]

  • Capture

    And the Oscar nominees are…

    The nominations for the 87th Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning. See a full list of the nominees below: Best Picture “American Sniper” “Birdman” “Boyhood” “The Grand Budapest Hotel” “The Imitation Game” “Selma” “The Theory of Everything” “Whiplash” Best Actress Marion Cotillard, “Two Days, One Night” Felicity Jones, “The Theory of Everything” Julianne Moore, “Still […]

  • prison bus crash

    10 dead after prison bus collides with train

    PENWELL, Tex. — Eight inmates and two correctional officers were killed in a bus crash Wednesday morning outside Penwell, Texas, authorities said. NTSB sending investigative team to the scene of deadly prison bus crash near Odessa, Texas http://t.co/Jy6A59PPSo pic.twitter.com/HK1Mvc3gx0 — NBC Nightly News (@NBCNightlyNews) January 14, 2015 Five people — four inmates and one staff […]

  • weddingdress

    Oklahoma students’ discovery leads to an investigation

    EDMOND, Okla – It is an ongoing investigation for a group of students at a local elementary school. A group of fourth graders at St. Mary’s recently found a wedding dress near a pond close to their school. Now, they are trying to find out who it belongs to. Head investigators Marley Hall and her […]

  • Australian-born actor Rod Taylor, who starred in Alfred Hitchcock's thriller, "The Birds," died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015. Taylor was 84. No cause of death was given.

    Actor Rod Taylor dead at 84

    (CNN) — Australian-born actor Rod Taylor, who starred in Alfred Hitchcock’s thriller, “The Birds,” died this week in Los Angeles. Taylor was 84. He died at home Wednesday surrounded by his family and loved ones, his daughter, Felicia Taylor, said in a statement. No cause of death was given. “My dad loved his work. Being […]

  • President Obama addresses the nation about immigration
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    Obama: ‘Community college free for anybody who’s willing to work for it’

    WASHINGTON– In an attempt to make community college as prominent as high school education, President Obama is proposing that the first two years of community college will be ‘free for anybody who’s willing to work for it.’ Obama teased his community college proposal in a video uploaded to Facebook on Thursday and is said to deliver a […]

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    13.5 hour Amtrak delay, ‘We were freezing down there’

    (CNN) — Talk about a traveler’s nightmare. Amtrak passengers cooled their heels — and the rest of their bodies — for 13½ hours before their train finally pulled out of Chicago’s Union Station on Thursday morning. They waited in Chicago-style cold, with sub-freezing temperatures. “I had on leggings, a pair of wool socks, winter boots, […]