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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

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Teen hospitalized after eating pot-laced lollipop at school

Teen hospitalized after eating pot-laced lollipop at school

Enfield, CT (WFSB) -- An Enfield mother is angry and upset after she said her 16-year-old daughter was given a lollipop at school that she believes was laced with marijuana.
NHP: Pregnant school bus driver crashes, goes into labor

NHP: Pregnant school bus driver crashes, goes into labor

North Las Vegas, NV (KVVU) -- A pregnant school bus driver went into labor after hitting a construction truck on the Northern 215 Beltway, Nevada Highway Patrol said Wednesday.
35,000 lbs of rotted chicken a foul problem for Missoula authorities

35,000 lbs of rotted chicken a foul problem for Missoula authorities

MISSOULA -- It was not the day - with record temperatures - to leave chicken sitting out. But tens of thousands of pounds of poultry have been baking in an abandoned semi-trailer, apparently all part of a bizarre ransom plot.
Kenny Hill on Winston suspension: ‘You just always have to be careful’

Kenny Hill on Winston suspension: ‘You just always have to be careful’

Texas A&M sophomore quarterback Kenny Hill, an early contender for the Heisman Trophy, was asked about the recent antics of Jameis Winston, the current Heisman winner who was suspended from Florida State’s thrilling victory over Clems
Andre Johnson nears another receiving milestone

Andre Johnson nears another receiving milestone

If Andre Johnson catches seven passes against Buffalo on Sunday, he’ll tie Marvin Harrison as the fastest receivers in NFL history to reach 950 catches.
Pepper sprayed man dies in University Park PD custody

Pepper sprayed man dies in University Park PD custody

Texas Rangers are investigating after a suspect doused with pepper spray by officers died in University Park Police custody early Tuesday morning.
Suspect in Hannah Graham case caught in Texas

Suspect in Hannah Graham case caught in Texas

The only known suspect in the disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham was in custody Wednesday night.
Bills game a special moment for Texans’ Ryan Fitzpatrick

Bills game a special moment for Texans’ Ryan Fitzpatrick

For veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, the (joking) battle has already begun.
Try the Bonner Challenge

Try the Bonner Challenge

Ever wonder why Matt Bonner is such a dead-eye shooter? It probably has something to do with "The Bonnor Challenge."
Charlie Strong previews Kansas game

Charlie Strong previews Kansas game

Head football coach Charlie Strong talks to the media about the upcoming game against Kansas. Watch the video on Statesman.com
A&M's Kevin Sumlin sounds off on 'negative recruiting'

A&M's Kevin Sumlin sounds off on 'negative recruiting'

While some college coaches consider it an annoyance or even necessary evil, Texas A&M’s Kevin Sumlin is passionate about recruiting – one reason why he’s rejected NFL offers to stick with the college game.
Cowboys' Claiborne leaves team facility after being demoted

Cowboys' Claiborne leaves team facility after being demoted

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne has gone from disappointing to disgruntled.
Texas food prices continue to rise

Texas food prices continue to rise

Texas shoppers will dig a little deeper in their pockets during their next trip to the grocery store, according to the latest Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) Grocery Price Watch survey.
45 infants added to TB exposure list in Texas

45 infants added to TB exposure list in Texas

Health officials have added 45 infants to the list of more than 700 who were exposed to tuberculosis at a hospital in El Paso, Texas.
To protect and serve pizza: Portland police deliver pizza after driver involved in crash

To protect and serve pizza: Portland police deliver pizza after driver involved in crash

Steve Huckins thinks that should be the new Portland Police Bureau motto because two officers delivered his Hawaiian pie after the Pizza Hut delivery driver was injured in a car crash.