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On his 100th birthday, Tuskegee Airman takes to the skies to celebrate

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Most birthdays don't involve a $3 million private jet, but Charles McGee wanted to celebrate his 100th birthday in the air.Read more

Cardinal spotted in Texas with 'rare' abnormality

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A cardinal caught recently in central Texas has a rare abnormality that causes it to have female feathers on one side of its body and male on the other.Read more

Official: Gunman hosted dinner party, watched shooting videos before Florida base attack

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The Saudi student who fatally shot three people at a U.S. naval base in Florida hosted a dinner party earlier in the week where he and three others watched videos of...Read more

'Tears in my eyes': Texas parent moved by opposing football team's compassion

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The Dumas High School football team beat Decatur in the state playoffs, but their kindness led a Decatur parent to write a letter of praise to their coach.Read more


Flu season comes early this year due to unexpected virus

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Flu season has come early this year due to a strain of the virus not typically seen during this time of year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Read more

Brother says Pensacola shooting victim saved countless lives: "He died a hero"

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Joshua Kaleb Watson was one of three people...Read more

Ceremony to remember those killed in Pearl Harbor attack

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Organizers of the public event at the Hawaii naval base say attendees will include about a dozen survivors of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack, the youngest of whom are now in...Read more

'They are still not forgotten' | 8-year-old's number one Christmas wish is to thank veterans

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8-year-old Athena Craig wants everyone to remember how important it is to thank those who fought for our freedom.Read more

Voting site reopened in Georgia after grassroots fight

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When local election officials shut down a polling site in a predominantly black area of a rural Georgia county, displaced voters couldn’t look to the federal government...Read more

Deserted 5-year-old takes toddler to neighbor in bitter cold

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Authorities say a 5-year-old left alone with a toddler in a rural Alaska village carried the younger child half a mile to a neighbor's house in the bitter cold after the...Read more

Alabama officer shot, killed during drug-related investigation

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An Alabama police officer was killed Friday during a drug-related shooting, authorities said, making him the sixth law enforcement officer in the state slain in the line...Read more