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6-year-old finds stolen Olympic medal along road

Thinking it to be trash, the father told her to throw it back onto the ground.

      
 
 

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 14:40:12 -0400
Dogs Know What You're Saying, Study Suggests

Scientists in Hungary say they have evidence showing that dogs understand at least some of what humans are saying. Researchers scanned brains of dogs as their owners spoke to determine what part of their brain they were using. (Aug. 30)

      
 
 

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 10:05:50 -0400
State of emergency declared in Fla. as depression nears

A tropical depression continues to crawl toward the west coast of Florida on Wednesday morning, which prompted the first hurricane watchin four years for that part of the state.

      
 
 

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 10:15:24 -0400
Lawsuit accuses Chipotle of widespread wage theft

Nearly 10,000 current and former workers join class-action case claiming wage theft.

      
 
 

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:45:12 -0400
Are clown sightings in S.C. real? Police investigating

Sightings of strange clowns trying to lure children into the woods near a Greenville apartment complex are being taken seriously, but so far there are no confirmed sightings, according to Greenville County deputies.

      
 
 

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:40:43 -0400
Rep. Wasserman Schultz Beats Primary Challenge

U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz has turned back a strong primary challenge and will likely be re-elected to a seventh term in Congress. (Aug. 30)

      
 
 

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:25:14 -0400
Wednesday's forecast: Soggy Florida, central U.S.

Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.

      
 
 

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:19:51 -0400
Woman captures massive 686-pound alligator in Mississippi

A Vicksburg, Miss.,woman caught Mississippi's longest alligator on record from public waters Saturday night, but it was almost a tale of the one that got away.

      
 
 

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:12:27 -0400
Marco Rubio Wins US Senate GOP Nomination

Marco Rubio won the Republican Nomination for re-election to his U.S. Senate seat from Florida. Rubio had initially planned to leave the Senate after he dropped out of the Presidential race. (Aug. 31)

      
 
 

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:10:20 -0400
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