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  • A plane appears to have crashed at a building at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport in southern Kansas on Thursday morning, CNN affiliate KSNW reported.

    Four dead after plane hits building at Wichita airport

    WICHITA, Kansas — Four people died after a small plane crashed into a building near Wichita’s Mid-Continent Airport in southern Kansas Thursday morning, city Fire Marshal Brad Crisp said. There are five more injured and four unaccounted for, he said. “Firefighters engaged in a horrific fight for several minutes. We have the fire under control. We are in the process of trying to determine if all the employees and visitors who may have been in the building are accounted for,” […]

  • Woman uses Craigslist in effort to find man who saved her life

    Woman uses Craigslist in effort to find man who saved her life

    CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — She survived a crash that took the life of her husband. Now, a widow is looking for the stranger who stayed by her side, a man she credits for saving her life, according to WSMV. “It was dark, and he kept talking to me and kept telling me it’s going to be okay,” said Francesca Caterisano of Clarksville. On Craigslist under ‘personals, missed connections’ is a message Caterisano posted titled, ‘Looking For The Man Who Held My Hand […]

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    Naked man crawls through doggie door in police chase

    SALEM, Ore. — When Salem police tried to arrest a sex offender on a parole violation Tuesday morning, they were in for quite a surprise. According to KPTV, police received information that James Bufford, 49, was at a home on Alpine Drive NW, but when officers showed up to take him in, they say he was dressed only in underwear. He ran out the back door of the home and started jumping fences; somehow in the process, he lost the […]

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    Police looking for pregnant, cape-wearing robbery suspect

    ATLANTA, Ga. — Atlanta police are on the lookout for a pregnant woman they say is behind a string of robberies at local businesses, according to WGCL. Investigators say the woman robbed a Walgreens and a CVS on the 2700 block of Metropolitan Parkway SW as well as a hair braiding salon on the 2600 block of Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive SW between Oct. 6 and 19. In one of the photos, she is seen wearing a red shawl […]

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    Taste good? Well that shrimp may not be what you think it is

    You can barbecue it, boil it, broil it, bake it and saute it, but one of America’s favorite seafoods — the humble shrimp — might not be what you think it is. Ocean conservation group Oceana released a study today showing that 30 percent of sold shrimp products are misrepresented, with 15 percent of the tested shrimp being straight-up mislabeled in production method (wild-caught vs. farm-raised) or species type. Oceana outlined the misrepresentation as such: “mislabeled (one species swapped out […]

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    Dead bobcat found hanging on high school goal post

    TULLAHOMA, Tenn.  — School officials have confirmed a dead bobcat was found hanging on a goal post on the football field at Tullahoma High School on Tuesday. According to a statement from Tullahoma City Schools, students found the bobcat and reported it to their teacher. According to WSMV, the animal has since been removed from the goal post by animal control officials, and the incident was reported to police. “This despicable act does not represent the leadership, citizenry or the […]

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    Nurse who worked with Ebola patients leaves home, goes for a bike ride

    In any other circumstance, it would be the furthest thing from a headline: Maine nurse leaves home on bike. And yet Thursday, when Kaci Hickox and her boyfriend stepped out their house in the tiny town of Fort Kent and pedaled along a long country road, law enforcement vehicles took off after her. She has become the center of attention — and debate — about whether health care workers should be quarantined after they treat Ebola patients. When Hickox returned […]

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    Terminally ill Brittany Maynard explains why now ‘doesn’t seem like the right time’

    Brittany Maynard says she hasn’t decided yet when she’ll end her life, but it’s a decision she’s still determined to make. “I still feel good enough and I still have enough joy and I still laugh and smile with my family and friends enough that it doesn’t seem like the right time right now,” Maynard says in a video released to CNN on Wednesday. “But it will come, because I feel myself getting sicker. It’s happening each week.” Maynard says […]

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    Piece of metal may solve mystery of Amelia Earhart’s disappearance

    Could one of aviation’s most enduring mysteries be solved? An aircraft recovery group says it may already have a part of Amelia Earhart’s plane, and it thinks it knows where to find the rest of it. The International Historic Aircraft Recovery Group says new testing of a piece of metal found in the vast waters of the Pacific Ocean in 1991 gives the group “increasing confidence” that it’s a part of the Lockheed Electra. In a press release the group […]

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    Costco isn’t the only store closed on Thanksgiving day

    NEW YORK — Once upon a time, you could eat Thanksgiving dinner without worrying whether you might miss a doorbuster deal. But in the last couple of years, stores have been falling over each other to offer Black Friday sales on Thursday itself, opening their doors before many people are even done with their turkey. Now, some stores are saying enough. GameStop and Nordstrom joined Costco in deciding they will remain closed on Thursday and open for Black Friday on, […]

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    Dog returns home chewing on human bone

    ATLANTA, Ga. — Medical examiners are trying to determine the gender and approximate age of a set of human remains found Tuesday in northwest Atlanta. According to WGCL, officers responded to a home on Johns Street in the English Avenue neighborhood at about 7:30 a.m. Tuesday. A man told them his dog showed up chewing on what appeared to be human remains. An investigator from the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office arrived on the scene and determined that it was […]

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    Toddler celebrated holidays before losing battle to cancer

    WEST JORDAN, Utah — A 4-year-old West Jordan boy lost his battle to leukemia Tuesday but not before his family and community gave him the week of a lifetime. Last week Ethan Van Leuven’s family learned that Ethan’s battle with acute lympho-blastic leukemia was coming to an end, reported KSTU. They weren’t sure if he would make it to the holidays so they, along with the entire neighborhood, decided to bring the holidays to him. The community trick-or-treated, celebrated Christmas […]

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