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42 min ago | WATE-TV Knoxville
Family and friends say Melvin Santiago had dreamed of being a police officer since he was a boy, seeking to follow in the footsteps of his uncle.
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2 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune
Wil Lewis and his wife had lived in Chicago for about a year and had moved about two weeks ago to a home on Greenview Avenue in Rogers Park, a neighborhood they considered "safe enough," his family said.
7 hrs ago | Switched
A U.S. congressional committee said on Sunday that it will hear from half a dozen witnesses this week about dangerous lapses at federal health facilities, including one that led to the potential exposure of 84 people to live anthrax.
8 hrs ago | MassLive.com
HOLYOKE - It was supposed to be a day of family fun in Holyoke, but instead police were investigating the Paper City's first homicide of the year .
12 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
A city firefighter suffered a minor burn Sunday while battling a one-alarm blaze in East Baltimore, the fire department said.
16 hrs ago | Burlington Times News
At 9:54 p.m. Friday, officers responded to a call at Daphne's Pantry at 839 Rauhut St. A man had his face cut.
Pediatric emergency department visits are spiking at hospitals throughout the state, and some hospital officials said the culprit is a lack of other resources for children with mental health problems.
A Democrat running for Congress in conservative central Washington has removed an online campaign video that showed him blasting an elephant-shaped pinata with a shotgun.
Citing an anthrax scare and other safety concerns, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has temporarily shut down two of its laboratories.
Four juveniles, including one who was transported to Maine Medical Center for treatment, were cited in connection with underage drinking Wednesday night.
It's the biggest aggregation of anchovies seen in near-shore waters in three decades, according to scientists at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego.
Two U.S. senators asked Gilead Sciences Inc. to produce documents explaining why its new hepatitis C drug is priced at $84,000, raising renewed concerns over the high costs to taxpayers.
Nice weather will continue into the start of the weekend but by Sunday it could turn stormy.
Today: Yahoo picks up an Israeli video startup, Salesforce agrees to buy Palo Alto big-data startup RelateIQ for $390 million, and Microsoft scoops up a San Jose company.
Citing a recurring problem with safety, U.S. officials have suspended the shipment of potentially dangerous germs from government laboratories in Atlanta to other labs.
Following a string of public safety scares, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will be shutting down two research labs, temporarily stopping all transfers of samples from high-level biosafety labs, and strengthening its laboratory safety precautions, the CDC announced in a report Friday.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also shut down two of its laboratories where the recent safety lapses took place.
Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 10:35 pm
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