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North Korea Rocket Launch Fails [Video]

Despite repeated warnings from the international community, North Korea launched a long range missile this evening. However, the rocket failed.

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George Zimmerman (photo courtesy Seminole County jail/NBC News/Rock Center)
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The Treyvon Martin Case: Alleged Shooter George Zimmerman Charged With 2nd Degree Murder [Video]

The neighborhood watch case that polarized the country has moved in a different direction now.  George Zimmerman, the man accused of killing teenager Treyvon Martin was arrested and charged with second degree murder last night.

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Veteran Newsman Mike Wallace Passes At 93 [Video]

Newsrooms around the country are mourning the loss of one of the greats today. Mike Wallace passed away overnight in Connecticut. Many attribute Wallace as a giant in the world of news.

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The Midwest Painkiller Epidemic: Dr. Feelgood meet Big Brother

According to a report this morning by the Associated Press, sales of the most popular prescription painkillers in the nation have exploded in new parts of the country. It seems that from coast to coast the Drug Enforcement Administration figures show dramatic increases over the last decade in the distribution of Opioid Pain Relievers (OPR) including oxycodone, the key ingredient in OxyContin, Percocet, and Percodan

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Unseasonable Warm January Weather Reaches 60 Degrees In New York City
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No, It Wasn’t The Japanese Tsunami That Made Winter Warmer Than Usual

It's definitely been a weird winter. Here in Southwestern Indiana, we had a record (yes, I'm being sarcastic) whopping, half-inch of show all season. Hardly worth tearing the house apart last October to find all the gloves. So what's causing the weather to be so, well, whacked?

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Hero Dad Helps Wheelchair-Bound Son Join College Marching Band

Patrick Hughes was born without eyes and with a tightening of his joints that makes it impossible for him to walk or even straighten out his limbs. But incredibly, his disability hasn’t stopped him from joining the University of Louisville marching band.

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How Spanx Made Sara Blakely Rich [Video]

Back in 1998, the fashion industry got turned upside down by a little gal named Sara Blakely. For women, dressing up (or down) would never be the same.

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Kony 2012 targets Joseph Kony, Guerrilla leader of the LRA (YouTube)
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“Kony 2012″ Aims To Get Your Attention, And It Works

Crimes against humanity in third world countries are not, unfortunately, anything new.  Most of us go through our day without giving it a second thought; worrying only about our own lives and the things that directly impact us.  But a 30-minute video called "Kony 2012" that popped up on Facebook and Twitter this morning is changing our consciousness. 

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Toyota Recalls Almost 700,000 Vehicles for Brake Light and Airbag Issues

If you bought a new Toyota car or truck in the past few years, you could be getting a recall notice. The automaker says more than 680,000 vehicles may have brake light and airbag problems.

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Angel Babcock, Infant Found In Field After Friday Tornado Dies

The little girl found in a field following Friday's deadly tornado in Southeastern Indiana, has died.

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