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Special report: America's perpetual state of emergency

Obama has declared or extended 30 states of national emergency, giving him broader powers.

      
 
 

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:11:43 -0400
Man creates off-roading wheelchair for wife

A veteran builds his disabled wife a wheelchair that can move over snow so she can enjoy the great outdoors with her family. The Tankchair is now a thriving business helping others too.

      
 
 

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:59:40 -0400
Ebola outbreak hits coffin business in Liberia

Liberian coffin makers in Monrovia say that the Ebola outbreak is ruining their business after the government ordered that all bodies of people killed by the virus must be cremated. (Oct. 23)

      
 
 

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:57:38 -0400
Sights and Sounds: Heartache in Ottawa

Photographs capture the drama and emotion of Wednesday's shooting outside the Canadian parliament building in Ottawa. (Oct. 23)

      
 
 

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:59:25 -0400
Canadian PM on attacks: 'We will not run scared'

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper delivered remarks at the first session of Parliament following the deadly attacks the House of Commons. (Oct. 23)

      
 
 

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:52:50 -0400
Florida mom takes down 'Breaking Bad' action figures

Susan Schrijver's Change.org petition persuaded Toys R' Us to remove the dolls.

      
 
 

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:52:35 -0400
Meet the White House guard dogs | USA NOW

You may know the Obamas' pets Bo and Sunny, but are you familiar with Secret Service canines Hurricane and Jordan? USA NOW Host Carly Mallenbaum tells you about the Belgian Malanois security dogs that help stop White House intruders.

      
 
 

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:40:38 -0400
Unnerving Vladimir Putin figurine up for auction next month

German auction house Auction Team Breker is set to sell a Russian president Vladimir Putin musical device.

      
 
 

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:39:36 -0400
Canadian Prime Minister honors sergeant-at-arms

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper honored the sergeant-at-arms during an address to the House of Commons.

      
 
 

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:15:41 -0400
Attorney: Teen in family murder plot had traumatic life

Pair planned to kill family so they could run away together.

      
 
 

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