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Parents accused of offering young girls as heroin deal collateral

Investigators in Racine County say Ashley Fay and her boyfriend Blair Larose brought two young girls along on three heroin deals involving a sheriff's informant.

Police say bus driver's story doesn't add up

Only NBC's Dayton, Ohio affiliate WDTN spoke with the the RTA bus driver who's sticking with his story about being shot by three teens and saved by a bible in his chest pocket.
CIA toyed with idea of Osama bin Laden doll to turn Afghan children from leader

CIA toyed with idea of Osama bin Laden doll to turn Afghan children from leader

The CIA has revealed it once considered creating and using a very different type of weapon in the fight against terrorism: a doll. An Osama bin Laden action figure with an evil-looking face.
Guess where new tenants found python?

Guess where new tenants found python?

It's normally the domain of loose change and missing remotes, but after what one couple discovered in the sofa, you might think twice about sticking your hands down below the cushions.
Solar storms! Full moon! Must be Friday the 13th

Solar storms! Full moon! Must be Friday the 13th

Common Western superstition says Friday the 13th is unlucky. But what does it say about a Friday the 13th with a full moon and solar flares that could create geomagnetic storms large enough to disrupt Earth's atmosphere?

Oklahoma politician: Stone homosexuals

Scott Esk is running for Oklahoma's House District 91 seat.

Turtle tunnel installed under road

Minnesota's first tunnel designed specifically for migrating turtles is being installed on a rural road near Big Marine Lake in Washington County.

VIDEO: Texas home clings to cliff above lake

A luxury house in Texas, perched on a cliff with a spectacular view of Lake Whitney, has started falling into the water.
Tennessee man accused of chopping up woman and eating her remains

Tennessee man accused of chopping up woman and eating her remains

It wasn't enough for Gregory Scott Hale to kill his victim, authorities say.
DA: Stalker spent hours in Sandra Bullock's home, owned machine gun

DA: Stalker spent hours in Sandra Bullock's home, owned machine gun

A man arrested at Sandra Bullock's Los Angeles home allegedly was inside for several hours before police were called early Sunday.

Pig saves family

A Mount Carmel, Illinois family is counting their blessings after their pet saved their lives. Ina Farler says she and her grandkids were awakened by their pig named "Lucky" and escaped through a bedroom window.
New Yorker, world's oldest man dies at age 111

New Yorker, world's oldest man dies at age 111

A 111-year-old New Yorker who had been certified as the oldest man in the world has died. Alexander Imich died Sunday morning at a senior residence in Manhattan, his niece, Karen Bogen, confirmed to CNN.

Puppy crashes car

A Canton, Massachusetts man says his puppy's lead foot is to blame for a crash that nearly cost the dog's life.
Eating breakfast may not matter for weight loss

Eating breakfast may not matter for weight loss

"Eat breakfast!" nutrition experts have been telling us for decades. It revs your metabolism! It keeps you from overindulging at lunch! It helps you lose weight!

Pennsylvania woman attacked by hawk

A Pennsylvania woman is recovering after nesting hawks near her home swooped down and attacked her. "It felt like a baseball bat hit me in the head, right here," Eileen Bridge says.