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Dad of Accused Homeless Killer: 'I Was Sick To My Stomach'
The dad of a teen accused of killing  two Albuquerque homeless men said he’s shocked, especially his family was once homeless. Caleb James reports.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:59:34 GMT)

Dad Who Beat Son's Molester: I Wanted to Kill Him
A dad, who badly beat a man he caught molesting his son, says he has no regrets and adds that he doesn't know if he’ll forgive the accused.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:34:42 GMT)

Who Planted White Flags Atop Brooklyn Bridge?
Police are investigating who replaced the Stars and Stripes with white flags on the iconic span.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:32:22 GMT)

Washington Wildfire Turns Deadly
The fire claimed its first life as it grows larger. Firefighters express optimism as they get help from calmer winds and cooler temperatures. NBC’s Jacob Rascon reports.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:03:14 GMT)

John Kerry Pushes for Diplomatic Solution in Gaza
New fighting rages in the Middle East, even as the secretary of state pushes for peace. The Israeli military launched another major offensive in Gaza. NBC chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel reports.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:01:12 GMT)

Teen Back With Family After Missing 285 Days
Abigail Hernandez, 15, is waking up in her own bed in New Hampshire for the first time since she was last seen at her high school in October. A family representative said she’s safe with her mom and sister.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:53:54 GMT)

'Slender Man' Victim Gets Surprise Purple Heart
An anonymous donor mailed a military Purple Heart to a Wisconsin girl who survived being stabbed 19 times. The family was so moved that it wants to personally thank the sender.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:52:18 GMT)

Baltimore Parents Protest Strict Curfew, Fines
Some insist the city’s mayor is overreacting to crime with plans to enforce one of the strictest curfews in the country. NBC national correspondent Peter Alexander reports.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:50:36 GMT)

California Limits Tackling in School Football Practice
In the latest in a nationwide effort to minimize concussions and brain injuries, California passes a law that will limit practices with full-on tackling during the playing season for middle and high school students.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:48:56 GMT)

Driver Recovering After Train Hits Truck
The truck driver was crossing railroad tracks when his truck was hit by an oncoming freight train in Kentucky and burst into flames.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:45:54 GMT)

George Harrison Tree Killed by... Beetles
A pine tree planted in 2004 in memory of George Harrison in Los Angeles has died as a result of infestation by bark and ladybug beetles.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:35:28 GMT)

'Slender Man' Stab Victim Sent Purple Heart by Vet
An anonymous military veteran sent his Purple Heart medal to the young girl stabbed by classmates who were trying to win favor from online character “Slender Man.”
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:28:27 GMT)

The Grandpa's Got Moves! Ditch the Cane and Dance
An adorable grandpa was the life of the party when he surprised guests by tossing his canes during a wedding dance.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:15:13 GMT)

Guillotine 'Probably Best' for Executions: Judge
Ninth Circuit dissent says lethal-injections are doomed and the guillotine is "probably best."
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:08:13 GMT)

Tuesday's Top 6 News Stories
From the identification of victims of the downed Malaysian airliner to diplomatic solutions in the fighting in Gaza, see the stories we're following.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:27:47 GMT)

'Bolder Than Most' Rapist: Send Me to Mental Hospital
Alvin Quarles was slated for parole late last year after serving half of a 50 year-sentence. He has now admitted he is a sexually violent predator.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:49:10 GMT)

Mom Goes to Police HQ, Admits Killing Daughter: Cops
Stacie Marie Parsons' four-year-old child suffered trauma to her head and chest, according to police in East Texas.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:34:24 GMT)

Prisoner Sues Pizza Joint He Tried to Rob Over Beating
“I was unarmed and defenseless and had to suffer a brutal beating by all the employees,” Nigel Sykes alleges in wake of 2010 incident.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:55:41 GMT)

Naked Bodies in Woods: Suspect Charged in 1990s Cases
Investigators weren't able to link DNA samples to a suspect until earlier this year, police say.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:20:04 GMT)

Man Charged in Two Long Island Cold-Case Stranglings: Police
John Bittrolff of Manorville was arrested on two counts of second-degree murder Monday, Suffolk County police say.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:47:21 GMT)

Cop Accidentally Shoots Himself When Dog Attacks
Authorities say a northern New Jersey police officer accidentally shot himself when a dog apparently attacked him.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:28:59 GMT)

Man Saves School From Washington Wildfire
One man's heroics save Washington school from rapidly spreading flames. KHQ's Chris Luther reports.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:12:47 GMT)

Rescued Duckling Now One Man's Best Friend
A duckling rescued from a Minneapolis storm drain has bonded with the man who gave her a new home. KARE's Jana Shortal reports.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:08:50 GMT)

Detroit: No Water Shutoffs for Next 15 Days
The disclosure was made in bankruptcy court where Judge Steven Rhodes is overseeing the nation's largest ever municipal bankruptcy.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:46:11 GMT)

Washington Battles Its Worst Wildfire in State History
A wildfire raging across Washington state has left one man dead and hundreds of homes destroyed.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:15:32 GMT)

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