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    Airport worker's 911 call: 'I'm trapped in this plane'

    Airport worker's 911 call: 'I'm trapped in this plane'Hear the dramatic 911 call made by a Seattle airport worker who found himself stuck in the cargo hold of a plane that had taken flight.
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    Astronauts get espresso machine delivered to ISS

    Astronauts get espresso machine delivered to ISSA SpaceX Dragon capsule and more than 4,300 pounds of cargo arrived safely at the Internationa Space Station. Along with food, spare parts and science experiments, the cargo includes an Italian espresso machine called "ISSpresso."
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    #IWishMyTeacherKnew notes convey students' struggles

    #IWishMyTeacherKnew notes convey students' strugglesA Denver teacher wanted to find a way to better understand her students, so she created a #IWishMyTeacherKnew campaign. The results are heartwrenching and humbling.
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    Are you attending the country's best festivals?

    Are you attending the country's best festivals?The votes have been counted and the winners of the country's best festivals are in! Are you a Renaissance Festival kinda' person? Then keep watching...
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    Gov. chokes up after signing medical cannabis oil bill

    Gov. chokes up after signing medical cannabis oil billGeorgia Governor Nathan Deal choked up after he signed a bill making cannabis oil legal in the state. Georgia is the 36th state to do so.
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    Pastor: 'A.D.' is 'primetime television with a mission'

    Pastor: 'A.D.' is 'primetime television with a mission'A Georgia pastor says that the the TV show 'A.D.' is primetime television with a goal to launch a movement of interest in the Bible.
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    Honey bees cover interstate after truck overturns

    Honey bees cover interstate after truck overturnsA semi carrying bees overturned on a Washington interstate, causing hundreds of bees to be strewn across the road.
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    Is it a plane? Is it a car? It's both...sort of

    Is it a plane? Is it a car? It's both...sort ofJeff Bloch, also known as "Speedy Cop", is a Washington D.C. police officer who's been building out-of-left-field cars for years. His plane-car is a mashup of an old Cessna prop plane and 1987 Toyota van.
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    Walmart worker accused of stealing more than $230K

    Walmart worker accused of stealing more than $230KAn employee at a Texas Walmart is facing felony charges after police say she stole more than $230,000 from the store. Police say Nacina Walker created fake returns and then pocketed the money.
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    Baby shot in head during apparent road rage incident

    Baby shot in head during apparent road rage incidentWashington state police are investigating an apparent road rage incident that ended with a one-year-old shot in the head.
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    Police: 5 family members dead after business dispute

    Police: 5 family members dead after business disputePolice in Phoenix say five adults were found dead inside a home after a dispute over the family business erupted in gunfire.
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    Man who tortured, slaved girl for 7 years denied parole

    Man who tortured, slaved girl for 7 years denied paroleCameron Hooker, a man that a judge once called "the most dangerous psychopath ever encountered" will remain in prison for at least 15 more years, a California prisons spokesman said.
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    Military dad surprises kids while they're in school

    Military dad surprises kids while they're in schoolAn military dad surprised his daughter and son at their school, reuniting with them for the first time in six months.
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    Dog flu outbreak has pet owners worried

    Dog flu outbreak has pet owners worriedAn new outbreak of flu amongst dogs have those who own them on high alert.
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    Too lazy to mow? These 'rental' goats have you covered!

    Too lazy to mow? These 'rental' goats have you covered!A California man has started his own vegetation management business using dozens of goats. He rents them out to anyone needing debris cleared.
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    Wondering whether to lease or buy? Wonder no more!

    Wondering whether to lease or buy? Wonder no more!Nearly one in five people leased a car last year. The experts at Cars.com took a look at the advantages and disadvantages of leasing for first-timers.
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    Friday's forecast: Rain in the South

    Friday's forecast: Rain in the SouthThe national weather forecast for Friday, April 17, 2015 calls for more snow in the Rockies, more strong storms in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas, and heavy rain from east Texas to west Florida.
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    'Marijuana cars' in Colorado aim to stop stoned drivers

    'Marijuana cars' in Colorado aim to stop stoned driversThe Colorado Department of Transportation is introducing a new vehicle that smokes itself out to draw attention to the dangers of driving while stoned.
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    Critic's Corner: 'Silicon Valley' worth watching

    Critic's Corner: 'Silicon Valley' worth watchingUSA TODAY's Robert Bianco previews Silicon Valley on HBO for Friday, April 17.
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    Maryland family says airline made them sit around vomit

    Maryland family says airline made them sit around vomitA Maryland man says United Airlines offered his family two choices when they discovered what appeared to be vomit in their seating area: stay in the seats or take another flight. The airline has apologized.
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    Ex-police chief indicted for accidentally shooting wife

    Ex-police chief indicted for accidentally shooting wifeA grand jury has indicted former Fayette County Police Chief William McCollom for misdemeanor reckless conduct. McCollom was still chief when he accidentally shot his former wife in bed.
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    Police: Mom played naked Twister with teens

    Police: Mom played naked Twister with teensA Georgia mother has lost custody of her five children after police say she hosted a sex party for her 16-year-old daughter with alcohol, drugs, a hot tub and a naked game of Twister.
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    12-year-old boy must prove he's not dead

    12-year-old boy must prove he's not deadTyler Andrew Washington looks like any healthy 12-year-old, but according to the feds, he's dead. The Social Security Administration accidentally declared so when his mother died two years ago. Now he has to prove he's alive.
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    Shop owner refuses to serve openly gay customers

    Shop owner refuses to serve openly gay customersThe owner of a Michigan auto repair shop is encouraging a 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' policy at his business. Otherwise, he says he "would not hesitate to refuse service to an openly gay person." He's come under fire for sharing that on...
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    Flames engulf back of 'Lady Antebellum' tour bus

    Flames engulf back of 'Lady Antebellum' tour bus'Lady Antebellum' singer Hillary Scott had a rough morning on her way to the Academy of Country Music Awards. Her tour bus caught fire, but luckily everyone is safe and sound.
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    See football player's promposal for special needs girl

    See football player's promposal for special needs girlLuis Velasquez, a Texas high school student, created one of the sweetest promposals caught on camera, for his special needs friend.
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    First surviving quintuplet girls in U.S. doing well

    First surviving quintuplet girls in U.S. doing wellIt only took four minutes to deliver the first all-girl quintuplets to be born and survive in America. Doctors in Houston say the newborn sisters are getting stronger by the day.
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