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    American man talks about being among 100 finalists picked for one-way trip to Mars

    BELLEVUE, Wash. – An American man recently spoke about what it is like being one of the finalists picked for a one-way trip to Mars. A Dutch non-profit foundation is working to establish a colony on the red planet using today’s existing technology. A 28-year-old programmer at Microsoft is one of 100 people who may be a little closer to a one-way ticket to Mars. Carl LeCompte says while he is excited about the possible trip, his family is not as […]

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    Video: 92-year-old man keeps crashing into cars in store parking lot

    MAYVILLE, Wis. (WTMJ) – An elderly Wisconsin man won’t be charged after smashing into nearly a dozen vehicles in a grocery store parking lot. Surveillance video from the Piggly Wiggly grocery store parking lot in Mayville shows what appeared to resemble a demolition derby Friday. Police Chief Christopher MacNeill said the 92-year-old man told officers he became confused and panicked after hitting the gas pedal. “It could have been a heck of a lot worse,” MacNeill said. “We were very, […]

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    Texas judge stops president’s executive order on immigration from taking effect

    DALLAS, Texas – A federal judge is stopping the federal government from implementing President Obama’s executive order on immigration. U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen issued a preliminary injunction, which would prevent the government from moving forward with “any and all aspects” of the order. In November, President Obama announced his plan to protect millions of people who were in the United States illegally from immediate deportation. The executive order would allow those illegal immigrants who qualify the chance to stay […]

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    Stay-at-home mom shot to death in driveway following apparent road rage

    LAS VEGAS (KSNV) – A family in Las Vegas is grieving after a mother of four was shot to death following a road rage incident on Thursday night. Investigators say 44-year-old Tammy Meyers was teaching her 14-year-old daughter how to drive in a parking lot of a nearby school on Thursday night. At the end of the lesson, Meyers took over and almost collided with another vehicle. There was a verbal argument between Meyers and the driver of a four-door […]


    Student told to stop saying ‘God Bless America’ during morning announcements

    YULEE, Fla. – A high school student in Florida was prohibited from mentioning God during his morning announcements. The Yulee High student always ended his announcements with “God Bless America,” which, according to Nassau County Schools, was not part of the script. “We have been getting calls all day,” the receptionist told FCN. Some parents disagree with the decision to ban that part of his speech. “Why is it not okay for a student to say, ‘God Bless America?’ said […]

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    ISIS video reportedly shows beheading of 21 Christians

    The terrorists known as ISIS released a video on Sunday that seems to show the militant group beheading 21 Egyptian Christians kidnapped in Libya according the NBC News.  The video shows men kneeling and wearing orange jumpsuits on beach. Men dressed in black holding knives stood behind each of the kneeling men.  An early caption in the video says the location is “Wilayat Tarabulus by the Mediterranean Sea,” which suggests that it was filmed near Tripoli.  The video is called […]

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    Ray Rice plans to restart his football career, asking for forgiveness

    BALTIMORE, Md. – Former Baltimore Ravens runningback Ray Rice is apologizing for punching his then fiancée in a casino elevator one year ago. Since the graphic video was released, he has been at the center of a swirling controversy over domestic violence in the NFL. In a letter published by the Baltimore Sun, Rice is apologizing for disappointing the kids that looked up to him, asking for forgiveness. He also thanked the people of Baltimore for supporting him. Rice was […]

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    Unbelievable: High-speed chase in Dallas comes to a shocking end

    DALLAS, Texas – A high-speed chase ended when an angry driver took action. Authorities attempted to pull over a man in a white car who was wanted for an armed robbery on Wednesday afternoon. The man led officers on a high-speed chase through the streets of Dallas. After weaving through several lanes of traffic, the car got stuck in traffic. The driver actually slammed into the back of a minivan that was sitting at a red light. The victim’s car […]

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    President Obama asking for approval to take military action against ISIS

    WASHINGTON – Just days after it was confirmed that an American hostage was killed, the United States administration announced that it wants to take action against ISIS. On Wednesday afternoon, President Obama asked Congress to authorize limited use of military force to destroy ISIS. The president said coalition forces have been completing airstrikes, making it hard for ISIS troops to move. Those airstrikes have also destroyed training camps and killed “fighters, commanders and leaders.” “We’ve seen reports of sinking morale among […]

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    Study claims to show ‘significant link’ between marijuana use and mania

    Mental health researchers from the United Kingdom say they have found evidence that shows a ‘significant link’ between marijuana and mania. In a paper published in the Journal of Affective Disorders, researchers say cannabis use can negatively affect your mental health. The researchers concluded that cannabis use preceded the onset of mania symptoms. Those symptoms include anger, aggression, feeling delusional and hearing voices. The study also says that cannabis use significantly worsened mania symptoms in people who had previously been […]

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    Little League strips World Series title from team

    CHICAGO – A little league team that captured the nation’s attention last year is now surrounded by controversy. Jackie Robinson West, the team that won the 2014 United States Little League World Series, has been forced to give up its title. The team was the first all African-American team to win the title. After conducting an investigation, the Little League discovered that some of the players live outside the geographical area the team represents. According to the league’s investigation, the […]