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    Prosecutor: Ohio mom brutally beaten, body hidden in closet while suspects partied

    ASHTABULA, Ohio — Prosecutors say an Ohio woman was beaten to death and her body was hidden in her closet for days while two suspects partied. Mandy Gottschalk, 36, was reported missing by her family on Aug. 17. Her body was found several days later in a shallow grave. Kyle Starkey and Ryan McBride were both arrested after Gottschalk’s body […]

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    Sleeping late? Napping all the time? What your sleep says about your health

    Do you sleep between seven to nine hours per night? According to the experts this is the amount needed, on average, to keep our minds alert and our bodies healthy — but many people aren’t getting enough. In the United States, for example, half the population sleeps less than seven hours during the week, according […]

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    Woman fabricated story in manhunt for Illinois officer’s killer, police say

    An Illinois woman sent 100 officers scrambling overnight after saying she saw two men who fit the description of the cop killers police have been looking for. But after hours of searching, police said, they discovered she made the whole story up. “It’s very disappointing because our resources could have been used somewhere else,” Lake […]

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    Report: Tuttle’s Tiger Safari receives multiple federal violations

    TUTTLE, Okla. – Tuttle’s Tiger Safari has reportedly received multiple federal Animal Welfare Act violations. The U.S. Department of Agriculture released an inspection report that showed the safari received four Animal Welfare Act violations, three of which are reportedly repeat violations. The Humane Society of the United States says the USDA cited the facility for: Repeated […]

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    Deadly fake Viagra: Online pharmacies suspected of selling counterfeit drugs

    “Buy real Viagra here, for a fraction of the price! Free Shipping included! All without a prescription!” shout the online headlines. A quick Google search brings up a plethora of enticing choices for any consumer looking for a deal on one of the world’s most popular prescription medications. Need beta blockers to bring down your […]

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    These states are the worst gas-guzzlers in America

    Even as gas prices continue to drop, many drivers are working to save even more money. Though it seems that many are on board with the idea of fuel efficiency—the lowered costs, the environmental benefits—not many have been walking the walk, per se. Using data from the National Historical Geographic Information System (NHGIS), MooseRoots visualized […]

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    George Zimmerman trolls Twitter, brags about killing Trayvon Martin

    George Zimmerman is quite at home on Twitter. The man acquitted of killing a Florida teenager Trayvon Martin has taken to the social media app to voice his opinions on a myriad of subjects, most recently the killing of two journalists in Virginia. If Obama had a son… pic.twitter.com/GRh4XIn7vr — George Zimmerman (@TherealGeorgeZ) August 27, […]

  • Ten Years Ago: Hurricane Katrina gave birth to OKC Thunder

    OKLAHOMA CITY — It has been ten years since Hurricane Katrina made landfall in New Orleans. The most deadly storm in U.S. history also gave birth to a surprising sports success story. Back in 2005, Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett had been visiting with the NBA about the possibility of getting a major league basketball team. […]

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    Oklahoma pastor remembers Hurricane Katrina 10 years later

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Nancy McCullough always wanted to pastor in the church. She thought that would be in Louisiana, but now, her dream is a reality here in Oklahoma. “Getting to grow with my congregation as a pastor, I find that I’m a disciple, but I’m a growing disciple, and I get the opportunity to […]

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    Mississippi State: Troopers say there was no gunman, just ‘panic and clutter’

    MISSISSIPPI — There was no active shooter at the Mississippi State campus and reports of shots being heard are the result of “panic and clutter,” Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman Chris Turnipseed told CNN on Thursday. A person of interest related to the initial emergency call was taken into custody, he said. There was no weapon […]

  • General Mills Recalls Grean Beans

    Frozen green beans recalled over listeria scare

    General Mills is recalling a “limited quantity” of frozen green beans after a package of them tested positive for listeria. The voluntary recall involves 10-ounce bags of Cascadian Farm Cut Green Beans with the “Better If Used By” dates of April 10 and April 11, 2016, said General Mills in a statement. No other varieties or […]