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Post office plan to deliver groceries gets green light

The United States Postal Service knows a thing or two about delivering the mail, but they haven't been quite so good at turning a profit. Fortunately, the agency's got a plan to help turn things around — daily grocery deliveries. The Postal Regulatory Commission approved a two-year market test of a grocery delivery ...

Paintings on rocks in national parks: Art or vandalism?

An unknown author once said, "The human spirit needs places where nature has not been rearranged by the hand of man.”  And that's similar to the purpose of national parks in the U.S. — conserving Mother Nature's natural beauty. But what if nature is "rearranged" by human hands in the name of art? Can it really ...

President Obama hugs Ebola survivor to quell fears

Ever since Ebola made landfall in the U.S., the Obama administration and health professionals have been trying to curb fears about Ebola — most of them stemming from misinformation.  Maybe that’s why this moment Friday was so big: Dallas nurse and former Ebola patient Nina Pham was declared Ebola-free and was later embraced by ...

Washington Shooting Timeline

Washington Shooting Timeline

Police offer timeline of events after a student fatally shot one classmate and wounded four others when he opened fire in the cafeteria of his Washington state high school on Friday, following a fight

Top 3 Creepy Crawly Stories of the Week

Top 3 Creepy Crawly Stories of the Week

Our top three stories this week all involve spiders invading homes across the globe.

Student: Female teacher heroically stopped the shooter

A shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School Friday afternoon left one victim and the gunman himself dead. Four other victims were hospitalized with gunshot wounds. The student shooter was allegedly motivated by a spoiled romance.  Erick Cervantes is a student at the school who witnessed the shootings, from the events beforehand ...

NY, NJ Governors Announce Stricter Ebola Guidelines

NY, NJ Governors Announce Stricter Ebola Guidelines

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie have announced stricter guidelines for handling Ebola, including a mandatory quarantine for any "high risk" passengers returning t

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Hospital allegedly kicks out mom for breast-feeding

A routine visit to the pediatrician ended with mother and infant being escorted from the hospital by a security officer. The alleged violation? Mother Erin Varghese was breast-feeding her baby in the doctor’s office. FOX 34 reports that the incident took place at the UMC Physician Clinic in Lubbock, Texas. ...

Brothers Wyatt and Noah Langstraat hug their mother Michelle Langstraat after being reunited at the Shoultes Christian Assembly, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Noah Langstraat, 15, was in the cafeteria at Marysville-Pilchuck High School Friday morning during the school shooting.  A student walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria on Friday and without shouting or arguing, opened fire, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said. (AP Photo/The Herald, Genna Martin)

Photos: Marysville shooting - 2 dead including gunman, 4 hurt

At least 3 shot at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, north of Seattle. CBS News said a Providence Regional Hospital emergency room nurse confirmed three patients have arrived with gunshot wounds, one in the head; and a fourth patient is expected. Marysville police said the shooting happened at 10:39 a.m. Friday. Authorities ...

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Seattle-area school shooting: 2 dead including student shooter

Police in Washington state say one person was killed in a high school shooting in addition to the lone student gunman. Police said they are confident there was just one shooter involved. The gunman, identified by his family as Jaylen Fryberg, opened fire in the school cafeteria.  Fryberg, a student at ...

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