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Meet the Nebraska Family Who Adopted Eight Brothers

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Nebraska Family Adopts Eight Brothers

Originally posted 11/27/2014 03:30PM

It all began with a phone call that would forever change the lives of one Nebraska couple – and eight brothers who needed a loving home.

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Nonprofit Says Bronx Man Serving 25-to-Life Has 13 Alibi Eyewitnesses

UpdatePosted 11/25/2014 10:00PM

Nonprofit Says Bronx Man Serving 25-to-Life Has 13 Alibi Eyewitnesses

Originally posted 11/24/2014 03:00PM

Richard Rosario has been in prison for 18 years.

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Robot Avatar Attends High School in Place of Recuperating Student

After Surgery, a High School Student Comes Back with the Help of a Robot

Originally posted 11/25/2014 07:15PM

A Long Island school welcomed the future last week after a student virtually attended school with the help of a 5 feet tall, 60-lb. robot as he sat at home, recuperating from surgery.

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Frozen's Elsa Ends Barbie's 11-Year Reign at Top of Girls' Christmas List

UpdatePosted 11/25/2014 05:45PM

Frozen's Elsa Bumps Barbie from Top of Girls' Christmas List – for the First Time in 11 Years

Originally posted 11/25/2014 12:15AM

For the first time in more than a decade, Barbie has been frozen out of the top spot on the holiday wish lists of girls.

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6 Ways You Can Help the Recovery Effort in Ferguson

6 Ways You Can Help the Recovery Effort in Ferguson

Originally posted 11/25/2014 02:15PM

Protests erupted across the U.S. Monday night in the wake of a grand jury's decision not to charge Officer Darren Wilson in conjunction with the shooting death of 18-year-old Ferguson, Missouri, resident Michael Brown.

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Paralyzed Marine Walks Again Using Robotic Leg Braces (VIDEO)

Originally posted 11/24/2014 09:00PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "3907426721001" "" "" "auto"] On June 14, 2012, Capt. Derek Herrera was felled by an enemy sniper in Afghanistan. The AK-47 bullet became lodged in his spine, rendering him paralyzed from the chest down.

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7-Year-Old Boy Battles School District over Service Dog

7-Year-Old Boy Battles School District over Service Dog

Originally posted 11/24/2014 05:00PM

Austin Flateau suffers from seizures that have thus far prevented him from attending the first grade – but it's not for the reason you may think.

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WATCH: 100-Year-Old Woman Sees the Ocean for the First Time

Originally posted 11/24/2014 11:40AM

Ruby Holt spent most of her 100 years on a farm in rural Tennessee, picking cotton and raising four children. She never had the time or money to go to a beach.

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High School Students Plan Protest over Treatment of Alleged Rape Victims

High School Students Plan Protest over Treatment of Alleged Rape Victims

Originally posted 11/24/2014 02:15PM

Administrators and faculty at an Oklahoma high school are preparing for a protest Monday by students upset with the handling of an alleged rape.

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Boston Marathon Bombing Victim Heads Home After Leg Amputation

Boston Marathon Bombing Victim Heads Home After Leg Amputation

Originally posted 11/23/2014 04:30PM

A woman injured in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing who had several surgeries before having part of her leg amputated recently was discharged from a rehab facility Saturday – and she has vowed to run the race next year.

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