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North Carolina clerk fired after allegedly beating robber

WTVD(NEW YORK) --  A North Carolina store clerk said she was fired after she attacked a burglar with a baseball bat on Tuesday, a move her employer said violated company policy.Juwan Harris said a man entered the Circle K convenience store in Raleigh where she works, told her that he had a gun and robbed the store.The suspect, later identified as 51-year-old William Winston, according to police, allegedly attempted to flee the scene, but Harris says she went after him with a baseball bat."I feared ...

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Northeast facing bitter cold, Southwest record heat this Thanksgiving

ABC News(NEW YORK) --  The majority of the nation will be enjoying a quiet and tranquil Thanksgiving with sunshine spreading across nearly the entire nation -- including the Southwest, the Great Plains, the Midwest, a large portion of the Ohio Valley and the major I-95 corridor cities in the Northeast.  This quiet weather pattern across a large portion of the nation is actually notable -- this time of year can be quite turbulent with significant winter storm threats.There are only a couple of notable weather ...

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Cheering crowds greet South Korean students taking make-or-break college entrance exams

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Five hundred students stand in front of the school's main gate. With determined attitude, they take off their school uniform jackets, raise their fists in the air and, with all their might, yell as loud as they can. Their voices together form a loud thunder. But this eye-catching performance is not a prep rally for a football or basketball game -- it's South Korea's annual event to cheer on students who take the college entrance exam.As part of the country's tradition, on ...

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Toddler denied father's kidney has successful transplant surgery

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A Georgia toddler received a successful kidney transplant on Wednesday, about one month after a hospital postponed his original operation when his father -- a perfect donor match -- violated his probation.A.J. Burgess, 2, received the transplant from a deceased donor Wednesday morning at a hospital in Atlanta, according to his family’s attorney, who called the surgery a "Thanksgiving miracle.""This is for them an unexpected Thanksgiving miracle, it's just a blessing," attorney Muwali Davis said in a statement. "They were just moving ...

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Murdered Baltimore cop shot with own gun, was set to testify in police corruption case

iStock/Thinkstock(BALTIMORE) -- As the investigation into the murder of Baltimore Police Det. Sean Suiter continues, it was revealed during a press conference held by Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis on Wednesday evening that Suiter was shot with his own gun and the detective was set to testify in a police corruption case the next day.Suiter was gunned down on Nov. 15 in West Baltimore while conducting a follow-up on a homicide investigation. The 18-year veteran officer sustained a close-contact gunshot wound to the head.During Wednesday ...

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Drinking three to four cups of coffee a day may have health benefits: study

Creatas/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Coffee may not only give you a morning boost -- it also may have significant health benefits.So says a review by British scientists of more than 200 studies on coffee consumption and health, published Wednesday in BMJ, a British medical journal.“Coffee drinking appears safe within usual patterns of consumption,” said the University of Southhampton's Robin Poole, who led the study.According to the researchers, people who drink three to four cups of coffee a day are more likely to see health benefits ...

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FBI, ATF to conduct review of criminal background check system in wake of Texas church massacre

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered a comprehensive review of the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) in the wake of the shooting at a church in Sutherland Spring, Texas, which killed 26 people, including an unborn child police have included in the total.“The recent shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas revealed that relevant information may not be getting reported to the NICS –- this is alarming and it is unacceptable," Sessions said in a statement.The shooter in that case, Devin Kelley, should ...

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YTMT Logo Before there was Harvey Weinstein…

So why, now, are we seemingly going in reverse with respect to the treatment of women by nominally well-educated, well-refined men?

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UT Health Logo Foot Pain: Steps to Relief

Foot pain is a very common medical complaint, and it’s one that takes many forms and has multiple causes. In this post to HealthConnection.TV, UT Health Northeast podiatric medicine expert Dr. David Andreone answers your questions about foot pain — its causes and the steps that can be taken to give you relief.

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