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FBI rescues prosecutor's dad after 'elaborate' kidnapping plot

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:20am
An elaborate kidnapping plot that targeted a Wake Forest, North Carolina, man ended with his dramatic rescue in Atlanta by an FBI hostage squad about midnight Wednesday, law enforcement said Thursday.
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What the late '60s really looked like

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:14am
As "Mad Men" returns for its seventh season, many viewers will tune in to see what happens next for Don, Peggy, Pete and the other characters of the hit AMC show. Many will also be eager to see the fabulous clothes they wear.
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The week in 27 photos

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 6:35am
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Fifth suspect charged in beating of Detroit driver

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:01pm
Five people have now been charged in connection with the vicious mob beating of a Detroit man that some are calling a hate crime.
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Family rescued at sea defends decision to sail with children

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 9:52pm
A family rescued at sea with a sick baby is out of danger and back on dry land, but may be facing its toughest storm yet.
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Deadly crash suspect surrenders

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 9:29pm
Florida authorities issued an arrest warrant early Thursday for Robert Corchado, the man suspected of using his SUV to send another vehicle crashing into a central Florida day care center.
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Watch Friday's show!

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 7:34pm
April 11, 2014
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Colbert to succeed Letterman

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 4:19pm
Stephen Colbert will succeed David Letterman as the host of "The Late Show," CBS announced on Thursday, one week after Letterman told his audience that he would retire sometime in 2015.
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Cruise ship illness may be linked to norovirus

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:17pm
A new outbreak of a gastrointestinal illness aboard a cruise ship may have been caused by the norovirus, the ship's operator said Wednesday.
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Who's shooting at drivers around Kansas City?

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:21pm
Shootings on roads and highways around Kansas City, Missouri, are rattling area motorists.
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Volcanic island eats another off Japan

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 1:43pm
One Japanese island has swallowed another.
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Mars to give earthlings an eyeful

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 1:43pm
If Mars has any exhibitionist tendencies, this should be a good month -- one packed with star power -- for the red planet.
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Navy's future: Electric guns, lasers

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 1:25pm
Imagine ships that fire missiles at seven times the speed of sound without using explosives, or that use lasers to destroy threats at the cost of about a dollar a shot, and vessels making fuel from the very seawater in which they're floating.
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Terrified of walking to school

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 1:19pm
Gang violence is so bad in some Chicago areas that kids are afraid to walk to school. Chicagoland airs Thursdays at 10pE.
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A city of the 'saved' and 'damned'

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 1:18pm
Kevin Coval says Chicago isn't creating good jobs for the poor, middle class and isn't providing good schools for its children, of all colors
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Missing Mich. doctor's body ID'd

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 1:09pm
A body found in an Indiana lake has been identified as that of Teleka Patrick, the Michigan doctor who's been missing since December, the Porter County Coroner's Office confirmed.
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One major hurricane forecast for this year

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 1:07pm
The U.S. could be in for another quiet hurricane season, according to Phillip Klotzbach and William Gray of Colorado State University.
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Motel shootout caught on cam

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:46am
A shootout in a Philadelphia motel was captured on a surveillance camera.
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Hero principal a 'great man'

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:43am
Franklin Regional Senior High School assistant principal Sam King brought the alleged stabbing suspect to the ground to end five gory, terrifying minutes inside his school, police said. Soon thereafter, he was celebrated by current and former students as "a hero."
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800 pound man cut from home after fall

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:40am
Firefighters cut open home to rescue obese man. WPTV has the story.
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