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$400 million! Friday's Mega Millions jackpot will be 2nd biggest in lottery's history
Three feet of lake-effect snow set to bury parts of upstate New York
Couple, 4 kids lost in frigid Nevada mountains heated rocks in fire to survive
Man pulled from water believed to be D.C. cop
Bay Area golf coach charged with 65 counts of child molestation
Oklahoma executes man convicted of killing two women; Missouri execution stayed
OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - Oklahoma on Tuesday executed a man convicted of raping and murdering two elderly women in the 1980s, while Missouri appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court to be allowed to proceed with an execution hours later.Ronald Clinton Lott, 53, was pronounced dead at 6:06 p.m.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 03:25:54 GMT
Couple, 4 kids lost in frigid Nevada heated rocks in fire to survive
The couple and four children who had been missing since Sunday night in the frigid mountains of northern Nevada were found safe Tuesday, due to the coordination of rescue crews and the familys survival methods, including heating rocks in a fire to keep warm, local officials said.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 02:24:04 GMT
Major ambulance service shuts down without notice in six states
A private ambulance service that transported more than a half-million patients a year in six states abruptly shut down without explanation, leaving dozens of cities and towns scrambling for medical transportation options this week without a word of warning.First Med EMS, based in Wilmington, N.C.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 02:07:20 GMT
Revenge porn and extortion scheme uncovered in California
A California man was charged Tuesday with running a nationwide revenge porn site and a second website used to extort tens of thousands of dollars from victims desperate to have their pictures removed, officials said.Kevin Bollaert, 27, the alleged co-founder of ugotposted.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 02:07:19 GMT
Couple, four children found safe after 2 nights missing in frigid Nevada mountains
Lawsuit filed against shuttered ambulance service that stranded hospitals in six states
A six-state private ambulance service that shut down without explanation over the weekend was sued Tuesday for allegedly firing more than 2,000 paramedics and other emergency workers with no notice that they were losing their jobs.First Med EMS, based in Wilmington, N.C.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 01:55:51 GMT
East Coast snowstorm: 'It could have been a lot worse'
Tears at trial of Montana newlywed accused of pushing husband off cliff
Texas actress pleads guilty for ricin-laced letter sent to Obama
TSA confiscates sock monkey's toy gun
The TSA is not monkeying around when it comes to security at St. Louis' airport.A woman at a checkpoint at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport said she was appalled and shocked after a Transportation Security Administration agent confiscated a tiny toy gun belonging to her sock monkey.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 17:14:46 GMT