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February 5, 2016 10:56 am
A 15-year-old boy was injured by a self-inflicted gunshot after he allegedly robbed a convenience store in Abilene. According to Abilene Police, officers on Thursday responded to Casey's General Store at 201 S. Buckeye to the report of an armed robbery. A person entered the store with a handgun, ...




Deadly Earthquake Strikes Taiwan

At least three people in Tainan, Taiwan are dead after an earthquake struck, says BBC News. The 6.4 magnitude quake was just ten kilometers deep and centered on the southern end of the island. More than 200 people have...

 
 
Pentagon Releases Photos of Alleged Detainee Abuse by US in Iraq, Afghanistan

The Pentagon released 198 photos Friday that were taken as part of an investigation into allegations of abuse or mistreatment of detainees held by the U.S. military in Iraq and Afghanistan from 2001 to 2009. The pictur...

 
 
Twitter Reports Progress in Shutting Down ISIS Accounts

Twitter's pledge to eradicate terrorist-related accounts on its site has made great strides since the social media company devoted more resources to reviewing flagged reports and following through with suspending accou...

 
 
After Hiding in US, Salvadoran Officer to Be Extradited for Alleged Massacre

A former military official from El Salvador accused of involvement in the “terrorist murders” of six Jesuit priests and two others will be sent from the United States to Spain to stand trial for his alleged...

 
 
Dramatic Drone Photography Shows Winter From Above

Drone photographer Karolis Janulis, 35, has captured rare aerial views of his native Lithuania under the snow. “I’ve always been in love with the perspectives from above,” Jankulis told ABC News. &ldq...

 
 
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Parking as a Personality Test

For almost 18 years now I have been parking in the same lot behind the “Beautifully Appointed Townsite Building.” And while many variables define and refine the human personality, I’ve noticed w...

 
 
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Superbugs and Super Bowl Beards

It was the night the Royals won the World Series and the Broncos beat Green Bay that I decided to grow it - the Broncos Beard. I figured the Mojo would never get more "Mo" than that. I admit it ...

 
 
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Happy Birthday, Kansas!

Born 155 years ago on the eve of the Civil War, it always seemed that our early years set the stage for a history of struggle, shared convictions and a willingness to pull up our sleeves and do what n...

 
 
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Thanks for the Memories

The Royals’ World Series Championship and the Chiefs making, and winning a play-off game got me thinking about the wonderful memories that were made for Kansas City fans this year, and my earliest m...

 
 
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It’s National Hug Day. Yikes!

I’m not against hugs. I don’t have a fear of intimacy. I’m just not a hugger, and hearing the news that this was National Hug Day I felt the same physical reaction I do upon entering a room wher...

 
 
Donald Trump Says GOP Debate Will Be 'Incredible'

After skipping the most recent Republican presidential debate ahead of the Iowa caucuses, Donald Trump is back in the saddle for ABC News' forum Saturday evening, saying he expects it to be an "incredible evening." "So...

 
 
Donald Trump’s New Hampshire BFF Scott Brown Takes 10 Questions

Sarah Palin, Wayne Newton, Hulk Hogan: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump enjoys the support of all of them. And earlier this week, the billionaire real estate mogul picked up another high-profile endorseme...

 
 
Obama Touts Economic Recovery, Downplays Negativity from GOP Candidates

– the first time the jobless rate dipped below 5 percent since February 2008. "I know that’s still inconvenient for Republican stump speeches as their doom and despair tour plays in New Hampshire. I guess you...

 
 
Hillary Clinton Losing Her National Lead over Bernie Sanders, Poll Shows

Hillary Clinton’s strong national lead over Bernie Sanders is essentially gone and, instead, the Democratic race is incredibly close, according to a national Quinnipiac poll released on Friday.Clinton received 44...

 
 
Donald Trump Says He'll Attend March Debate Moderated by Megyn Kelly

Donald Trump says he will now attend Fox News’ March 3 debate moderated by Megyn Kelly despite last week’s boycott.“I’ll be there, I have no objection to being there,” Trump told NewsMax&r...

 
 
Virginia Tech Student Had 'Inappropriate Relationship' With 13-Year-Old Murder Victim, Source Says

The Virginia Tech student charged with kidnapping and murdering a 13-year-old girl is suspected of having a relationship with the victim that a source familiar with the probe characterizes as "inappropriate." The sourc...

 
 
Northeast Gets Hit by Snowstorm, More Snow Possible

The cold front that brought severe weather and tornadoes in the South earlier this week stalled off the East Coast. A low pressure system formed on Thursday, bringing a quick hit of snow and wind from Philadelphia to B...

 
 
Dramatic Video Shows Person Stuck in Car After Crane Crash in Manhattan

New footage from the deadly crane collapse in downtown Manhattan Friday morning shows how bystanders desperately tried to rescue a person trapped in one of the cars that was struck. The video appears to show a person c...

 
 
'Affluenza' Teen Ethan Couch Moved to Adult Jail in Texas, Records Show

The Texan teenager who has been returned to the United States after allegedly fleeing to Mexico with his mother has been moved to an adult jail, records show. Ethan Couch, 18, who allegedly violated the conditions of h...

 
 
Timeline of How Alleged 'Bonnie and Clyde' Crime Spree Unfolded

A two-week, multistate manhunt for an allegedly armed couple likened to a modern-day “Bonnie and Clyde” has ended with one suspect dead and the other in a hospital awaiting her arrest. Law enforcement in at...

 
 
Helen Mirren Defends Academy in Oscar Diversity Debate

Oscar winner Helen Mirren is defending the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the Oscars diversity debate. Asked about the controversy by England's Channel 4 News, the 70-year-old actress said she thinks "i...

 
 
Chris Rock Opens Up About Black Hollywood, the Oscars, His Future, in "Essence"

With all the controversy surrounding Hollywood’s lack of diversity, Chris Rock seems to have the weight of the world on his shoulders with his upcoming duties as host of this year’s Academy Awards. The mult...

 
 
"MacGyver" Movie, TV Reboot Planned

Break out your Swiss army knife MacGyver’s coming back. Variety reports entertainment company Lionsgate made the announcement Friday during an earnings call, revealing both a movie and subsequent CBS TV show ...

 
 
George Clooney: It Took 25 Minutes for Amal to Say Yes When He Proposed

George Clooney said he knew within six months after meeting his future wife Amal that he wanted to marry her. The 54-year-old actor shared with Ellen DeGeneres the moment he proposed to the British-Lebanese human right...

 
 
"Orange Is the New Black" Renewed for Three More Seasons

Orange Is the New Black fans just got some good news to start their weekend.  The hit Netflix comedy-drama has just been renewed for three more seasons.  Creator and executive producer Jenji Kohan will be s...

 
 
Girl Creates App Inspired by Sister on Autism Spectrum

A 12-year-old girl has created an app inspired by her sister, who is on the autism spectrum. Eashana Subramanian said she noticed how having a routine was important to her 9-year-old sister, Meghana. "Meghana follows a...

 
 
Big Mac Healthier Than McDonald's Kale Salad

Which would you think was healthier to eat at McDonald's a Big Mac or a kale salad? It turns out McDonald's Premium Southwest Salad has more calories, fat, and salt than a Big Mac. The salad includes black beans, roa...

 
 
Pregnant Woman in Puerto Rico Diagnosed with Zika Virus

As the Zika virus outbreak continues, including in wide swaths of Central and South America, concerns are growing, especially for pregnant women because the mosquito-borne virus has been linked with a serious birth def...

 
 
Sexually Transmitted Zika Virus Case in US Prompts CDC to Issue New Guidelines

iStock/Thinkstock(ATLANTA) — After the Zika virus was transmitted through sexual contact in Dallas, Texas, officials from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released new guidelines for travele...

 
 
Study: Whooping Cough Vaccine Protection Wanes Quickly

Children in the U.S. receive five doses of the DTaP vaccine (diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis) up until the age of 6. Afterwards, they receive another vaccine, Tdap, for protection against pertussis.But despite t...

 
 
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The He Said/She Said of Sexual Harassment...

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Reproductive Risks of Aging Sperm

The reproductive clock is ticking, and the ticking clock isn’t only relevant to women. Men too...

What We Really Think Of Poor People

Many Americans think that a good work ethic is all that is needed to escape poverty,...

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