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Sunday, Apr 19, 2015 at 2:09 PM

HS Football Player Dies During Training Workout

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015 at 11:40 AM

"Hope and Serenity": Oklahoma Bombing 20 Years Later

Hundreds gathered Sunday at the former site of the Oklahoma federal building that was destroyed by a truck bomb 20 years earlier to honor the 168 victims of the blast, the survivors, and the spirit that helped the city and the nation through the worst terrorist attack the country had ever seen. Loved ones of the victims, survivors of the horrific 1995 bombing and state and federal government officials, who lived through the attack attended Sunday's ceremony, held at the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum. It was opened by Richard Williams, a survivor of the attack, who, with his two grandchildren read the mission statement of the museum: "May this memorial offer comfort, strength, peace, hope and serenity." Former President Bill Clinton thanked the people of Oklahoma for their resilience following the bombing. "You turned away all of the petty squabbles in which we engage, leaving only our basic humanity," Clinton said. Timothy McVeigh, an Army veteran with strong anti-government views, was executed in 2001 for setting off the explosion. His accomplice, Terry Nichols, is serving life in prison. Read »
Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 3:18 AM

Firefighters Battle Nearly 1000 Acres of Brush Fire in SoCal

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 6:36 AM

Probe Launched Into Vet Who Bragged She Killed Cat

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015 at 11:47 AM

Gyrocopter Pilot Frustrated Message Isn't Getting Through

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 1:02 AM

Unattended Cooking Fire Sparked SoCal Blaze

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 8:08 AM

Knocked Over Candle Kills Man in Wheelchair in House Fire

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015 at 9:12 PM

Almonds Get Roasted in Debate Over Water Use

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 4:11 AM

U.S. Arrests Several for Alleged ISIS Support

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 11:42 PM

Large Brush Fire Burns in Southern Florida

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015 at 6:46 PM

Hundreds Attend 10-Year-Old's Birthday After Classmates Decline

A distraught Minnesota mother posted a plea on Facebook after all the girls invited to her daughter's 10th birthday said they would not attend. The young girl, Mackenzie Moretter, has a developmental disorder called Sotos syndrome, which causes children to grow at a faster rate but often delays social and intellectual skills. Jenny Moretter, her mother, was sad no one was coming to her daughter's birthday and asked friends on Facebook to bring girls close to Mackenzie's age, even if only for a quick visit. At least 500 people showed up to the party at a park, according to a GoFundMe page. The mayor of the town proclaimed Staurday "Mackenzie Moretter Day," and volunteers showed up to provide musict and donated food. Read »
Sunday, Apr 19, 2015 at 7:09 PM

Parrot's Cries of "Help, Fire" Draw Firefighters to Blaze

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 8:18 AM

Sperm Bank Lawsuit: "Mature" Donor Has Mental Illness, Criminal Record

Monday, Apr 20, 2015 at 2:21 AM

White House Fence Jumper Arrested by Secret Service

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015 at 4:05 PM

Sen. Mike Lee: Loretta Lynch Vote "Within the Next Few Weeks"

President Obama's nominee for attorney general will be up for a Senate vote "within the next few weeks," Senator Mike Lee, R-Utah, said on Sunday's "Meet The Press" — despite her official nomination being announced nearly 130 days ago, NBC News reported. Lee defended the Senate's refusal to vote on Loretta Lynch's nomination, saying that "she refused to acknowledge that there are limits to prosecutorial discretion." One potential reason for the vote delay is that Republicans are protesting Obama's use of executive action on immigration reform in November. His action is temporarily on hold due to a Texas federal court order. "I'm not going to say it's ridiculous," Lee said about the six-month long delay period. "I do think it's ridiculous that the president rewrote the immigration code and that he still hasn't provided a full legal explanation of what empowers him to do this." Read »

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