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Mother: Slender Man Stabbing Victim Feared the Fictional Horror Character

Slender Man Stabbing Victim Feared the Fictional Horror Character, Mother Says

Originally posted 09/27/2014 09:30PM

A 12-year-old Wisconsin girl who was stabbed 19 times by classmates trying to please a fictional horror character had feared the specter known as Slender Man before the attack, her mother said in an interview aired Friday night.

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NFL's Devon Still Prepares His Daughter for Cancer Surgery – with Laughter

Watch NFL Player Devon Still Give His Daughter a Pep Talk Before Cancer Surgery

Originally posted 09/27/2014 04:20PM

Devon Still's 4-year-old daughter came through her cancer surgery beautifully on Thursday – thanks, in part, to a pre-surgery pep talk by her dad.

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Montana Teacher Re-Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Raping Student

Montana Teacher Re-Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Raping Student

Originally posted 09/27/2014 01:40PM

A Montana teacher was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison in a notorious student rape case that dragged on for years and led to the censure of a judge who partially blamed the victim.

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R2-D2 Visits Meningitis Patient in Hospital (VIDEO)

Originally posted 09/26/2014 05:55PM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr A small gesture can make a world of difference, even when it comes from a galaxy far, far away.

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Oklahoma Man Beheads One Co-Worker and Attacks a Second: Police

Alton Nolen Beheaded Co-Worker and Was Trying to Convert Employees to Islam: Police

Originally posted 09/26/2014 05:45PM

Police responding to a 911 call at a food processing plant in Moore, Oklahoma, on Thursday found a horrific scene – a female victim beheaded and another stabbed. The man they say is responsible had recently started trying to convert his fellow employees to Islam, according to police.

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Video Shows South Carolina Trooper Shooting Allegedly Unarmed Driver

Dashboard Video Shows South Carolina State Trooper Shooting Allegedly Unarmed Driver

Originally posted 09/26/2014 04:30PM

A South Carolina state trooper's dashboard video shows an unarmed driver being shot just seconds after he was stopped for a seatbelt offense – and the trooper, who was fired last week, has now been charged with assault.

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PHOTO: Home Intruder Pursues Woman onto Her Roof

Woman Climbs onto Her Roof to Escape a Home Intruder (PHOTO)

Originally posted 09/26/2014 03:15PM

A California woman hurried out a second-story window of her home to get onto the roof and hide from a home intruder – and the entire incident was caught on camera.

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Twitter Sleuths Help Nab Suspects in Alleged Hate Crime

Twitter Sleuths Help Nab Suspects in Alleged Hate Crime

Originally posted 09/25/2014 08:00PM

Earlier this month, the Philadelphia Police Department released a video and asked the public to help identify a group of people who were accused of brutally attacking a gay couple.

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VIDEO: Watch Kid Rapper MattyB Defend His Sister Who Has Down Syndrome

Kid Rapper MattyB Defends Sister with Down Syndrome in New Video

Originally posted 09/25/2014 07:05PM

Over the years, pint-sized rapper MattyB has built quite a following online.

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Heroes Among Us: Arkansas Woman Fights for Justice for Her Brother – And Wins!

Heroes Among Us

Valerie Wood-Harber Got Justice for Her Brother – and Other Disabled Kids

Originally posted 09/25/2014 03:45PM

Valerie Wood-Harber remembers the phone call like it was yesterday.

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