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Camper sleepwalks off cliff

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:17pm
A camper had to be rescued after sleepwalking away from his camp and falling off a cliff. WKYT/WDKY reports.
Categories: National News

Fatal crash driver on Facebook

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:17pm
A North Dakota woman who police say was using Facebook on her cellphone when she crashed into another car is accused of negligent homicide in the death of a great-grandmother.
Categories: National News

Shark chases swimmers

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:17pm
Swimmers in Destin, Florida, had a close call with a hammerhead shark and it was all caught on camera.
Categories: National News

S. Truett Cathy, Chick-fil-A founder, dies

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:45pm
S. Truett Cathy, who grew his boneless chicken sandwich business from one store in Georgia to the Chick-fil-A chain -- a $5 billion business with more than 1,800 locations -- died early Monday morning, the company announced.
Categories: National News

Meteorite makes big crater

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:32pm
A meteorite crashed down in Managua, Nicaragua, late Saturday night, causing a loud explosion and leaving a crater 39 feet (12 meters) across, government officials said, according to The Associated Press. No damage or injuries were reported.
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The race to create a tricorder

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:31pm
In an old office building at NASA's Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California, there's a room stacked high with plastic containers of synthetic urine. Researchers dip small white paddles into the liquid, wait for a grid of squares to change colors, and snap a photo with a custom smartphone app.
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Hawks owner faces 'severe repercussions' after racially charged email

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:58am
Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson is facing "severe repercussions" after his racially charged e-mail, the team's CEO said.
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Opinion: Where salmon hitchhike

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 9:06am
The San Joaquin used to be home to a thriving Chinook Salmon run. Now, the salmon ride in trucks.
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Ground Zero Memorial

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 9:02am
Here's some background information about the rebuilding of Ground Zero in lower Manhattan and the memorial to the victims of the September 11th attacks.
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Getting help

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 9:00am
Here is some background about the September 11th Victims Compensation Fund and the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010.
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Found 9/11 bracelet

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:55am
A worn metal bracelet inscribed with the name of a fallen 9/11 firefighter washed up 10 days ago on the shores of New York's Robert Moses State Park. As the surf rolled away from her feet, Marlene Quinn picked it up.
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Opinion: The 'most endangered' river

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:47am
The San Joaquin river is on life support. John D. Sutter looks at the extreme measures taken to keep the river flowing.
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Hikers evacuated from Yosemite

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:11am
Helicopters plucked hikers from atop Yosemite's Half Dome peak and other parts of the national park after a wildfire spread rapidly.
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Car hits gas line, hotel explodes

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 6:19am
Guests at a Lexington, Kentucky, hotel were evacuated moments before a gas leak exploded. WLEX has more.
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