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Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 6:07 PM

Towns Ban Sledding Over Liability and Lawsuit Fears

The death of a teenager sledding on Long Island, New York this week has brought renewed attention to the dangers associated with the cherished childhood activity, NBC News reported. Every year, more American towns pass sledding restrictions, hoping to avoid costly lawsuits. A 2010 study by The Center for Injury Research at Nationwide Children's Hospital found that sledding accidents led to more than 20,000 emergency room visits a year. Some parent say sled bans will protect kids, while others say research and rule-making are squeezing the fun out of childhood. Read »
Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 6:28 PM

Paris Kosher Market Shooter Wore a GoPro

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 7:50 PM

ISIS Chemical Weapons Expert Killed in Airstrike: U.S.

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 10:44 PM

New York City to Pay $3.9M in 2012 Police Shooting of Black Teen

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 9:01 PM

Ohio Delays All 2015 Executions Amid Drug Shortage

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 at 12:48 PM
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Dramatic Images: Blizzard of 2015

A storm packing blizzard conditions spun up the East Coast early Tuesday... See Full Gallery »

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 7:51 PM

Hernandez Jury Can Watch Super Bowl Unless He's Mentioned

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 5:17 PM

Ferret Rumors Swirl After 1-Month-Old's Face Mauled

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 12:48 PM

Marion "Suge" Knight Arrested After Fatal Crash

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 2:12 PM

Prospective Tsarnaev Juror: "It's Like Seeing My Own Kid in Court"

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 2:03 PM

NYC Cops Rescue Puppy Buried in Snow After Being Beaten With Shovel

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 11:54 AM

How the National Weather Service Cost the East Coast Millions

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 1:01 PM

New Rules Trap Civilians in War-Torn Eastern Ukraine

The Ukrainian government recently introduced new rules forcing anyone who wants to travel to or from regions held by pro-Russian separatists to apply for permission which is preventing war-weary civilians from fleeing. Those seeking to leave or enter conflict-affected areas must provide documents such as passports and evidence showing why they need to travel through the checkpoints. The process can take up to 10 days — leaving people trapped and in limbo in places like rebel-held Donetsk. Read »
Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 7:26 AM

No Charges Against George Zimmerman in Assault Case

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 3:14 PM

Dog Rescued From Rain-Swollen LA River

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