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    Watch: Women barely escape being hit by train

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WTHR) – A train engineer thought he killed two people as he was crossing a bridge. However, what really happened is causing many people to call it a miracle. From the train’s security camera, it looked like two women’s final moments were caught on tape. “Now, you see the two subjects here. They’re […]

  • Great State: A 200 Mile Race and She’s the Only Oklahoma Athlete Invited

      OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA — You might keep up for a little while, maybe a mile or two depending on how fit you think you are. But if you want to keep up with Gia Madole you’ll need to pick up the pace and the mileage. She runs 100 miles of wooded trails around the […]

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    Police: Dog stolen from home, found tortured

    LOVINGTON, N.M., – Authorities in New Mexico say they are trying to find the person responsible for a severe case of animal cruelty. A pitbull was stolen from a New Mexico home over a week ago. Days later, police say she mysteriously showed up in someone’s front yard, suffering from severe acid burns on her […]

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    Two trains collide in Midwest; 2 injured and thousands of gallons of fuel spilled

    SLINGER, Wis.  — Two trains collided in southeastern Wisconsin on Sunday night, causing 5,000 gallons of diesel to spill, a fire official said. Three engines and 10 rail cars derailed at a point where the tracks crossed, Slinger Fire Department Chief Rick Hanke said. Residents within a half-mile radius were evacuated due to concerns over […]

  • Central Oklahoma Humane Society looking for pet heroes

    OKLAHOMA – Do you know any adopted cats or dogs that have done something heroic, such as saving a human’s life or making a difference through community service? If so, Central Oklahoma Humane Society wants to honor and recognize these furry pets at their “Hero Awards,” scheduled for 7 p.m. on Saturday, September 27th at […]

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    Listen: Comcast agent’s ‘belligerent’ call with customer goes viral, prompts apology

    DALLAS (CNNMoney) — Comcast never wants a customer to go — but says one of its representatives went too far trying to convince one account-holder to stay. On Tuesday, the cable company apologized to Ryan Block and his wife, Veronica Belmont, after the couple’s attempts to cancel were stymied by a phone call with a […]

  • A daring Disney World monorail rescue; Passengers evacuated after a possible lightning strike

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – A Walt Disney World monorail lost power and stranded passengers during severe weather Sunday night. 120 passengers had to be evacuated by emergency crews after being stranded for an hour and a half on the tall tracks. Disney tried to restart the train and move it to one of the […]

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    Would you buy a standing-only plane ticket? Airlines may make the switch

    (CNN) — It’s not some miserable dystopic movie scene about class polarization. The vertical passenger seat — or “standing cabin” — may be the next big cost-cutting move in aviation, according to a new report whose author says the concept could be here within five years. “I stumbled across the idea when I was looking […]

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    Tearjerker: Elephant cries after being rescued from 50 years of suffering in chains (we’re crying too)

    An elephant crying real tears is making people smile. The story of a chained elephant, crying as he was rescued, has gone viral. They appeared to be tears of joy as he tasted freedom for the first time. 50-year-old Raju Bobs his head relentlessly. His caretakers say it’s a sign of the trauma he’s had […]

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    Can a dog really sniff out child pornography?

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Police in Rhode Island say they are using a new tool in the fight against child pornography. Thoreau, a golden retriever, was purchased for the Rhode Island Internet Crimes Against Children task force. Officials say he spent five months in specialized training on how to get the scent of hard drives, thumb […]

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    Thrill ride? This roller coaster would not be legal in the U.S.; when you see why, you’ll freak!

    TAIWAN – Love riding roller coasters? This one may throw you for a loop. Meet the Gravity Max. The Gravity Max is known as a “Tilt Coaster” or “Cliffhanger.” This coaster is unlike any roller coasters in the U.S. And judging by what it does, it’ll most likely stay that way. The Gravity Max has […]