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Mom bites off dog's ear to save daughter during attack


In a backyard in Alvin, swings a very lucky girl. Her name is Mackenzi Plass, or Kenzi for short, and she survived a dog attack and has undergone several surgeries."She'll be two and a half in May," said her very proud mother Chelsi Camp. "She's doing great. You wouldn't know it if you couldn't see."Mackenzi has scars on her face after the ordeal just weeks ago that put her mother's animal instincts to the test."You do whatever you can," said Camp. "I don't have physical strength at my side."... More>>

Obama hosting annual Easter Egg Roll


Thousands of children are gathering at the White House for the annual Easter Egg Roll.President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will kick off the festivities.  More>>

Couple of 70 years never spent day apart; Die within 24 hours

Updated: Apr 21, 2014 08:16 AM

A couple in Ohio that had been married for 70 years who never spent a day apart died within hours of each other. More>>

Country music singer Kevin Sharp dies at age 43

Updated: Apr 20, 2014 06:00 PM

Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, has died. More>>

Medical Watch: Stopping Tinnitus in its Tracks Video included


Music is Terry Price’s livelihood and passion. As a church choir director, he has performed all over the world. “I just feel like have the greatest job in the world. I do what I love,” he told Ivanhoe. But one day the music he loved so much became painful. “All of a sudden the higher pitches, instead of sounding like single notes, sounded like clusters of screeches, and it was unimaginably bad. It was terrible,” Price said. Price had tinnitus: a constant high-pitched ringing in the ears. He ... More>>

Oklahoma City Bombing marks 19th anniversary


Saturday marks the 19th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing.The Oklahoma City National Memorial held a remembrance ceremony Saturday. The Memorial and Museum built to remember the worst act of domestic terrorism on American soil is in the middle of a $7 million upgrade. The blast at the Alfred P. Murrah federal building on April 19, 1995 killed 168 people, including 19 children. Five hundred others were hurt.Former U.S. Army soldiers Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols were convicted of ca... More>>

Medical Watch: Predicting Bad Hearts


Every year, more than 700,000 Americans have a heart attack. And 600,000 die of heart disease. “Fully half of the people that are going to die in America are going to die of cardiovascular disease,” Jeffrey M. Schussler, MD, Cardiologist at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, told Ivanhoe. Now, researchers at Baylor Research Institute at Dallas have uncovered a biomarker that may help them spot the disease so... More>>

Bill would punish drug-using pregnant women


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Opponents of a Tennessee bill that would punish pregnant women who abuse narcotics say it will have the unintended consequence of hurting the very people it's supposed to protect: the babies.

Health organizations and women's rights advocates have called on Gov. Bill Haslam to veto a bill that would allow women to be charged with assault if they abuse narcotics while pregnant and then give birth to a


Michaels confirms breach of as many as 2.6M cards


(AP) - Michaels Stores Inc. says Thursday that about 2.6 million cards used at its namesake stores may have been affected in a security breach but it has received "limited" reports of fraud. More>>

Diplomats agree on way to ease tensions in Ukraine


GENEVA -- Top diplomats from the United States, European Union, Russia and Ukraine reached agreement after marathon talks Thursday on immediate steps to ease the crisis in Ukraine. More>>

Trending: World's most haunted island up for auction

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A small "haunted" island off the coast of Italy near Venice will hit the auction block in May.

A total lunar eclipse in the early morning hours of Tuesday, April 15, 2014 caused the moon to appear to turn a "blood red" color.  More>>

Two Brothers Re-Arrested in Pakistan for Cannibalism

Two brothers previously jailed for cannibalism have been arrested again after police discovered a child's severed head at their home. More>>

Judge orders man to hold 'I am a bully' sign on street corner

An Ohio man was ordered to spend hours on a street corner Sunday with a sign declaring he's a bully and that he picks on disabled children. More>>

Call of cyber duty: Military academies take on NSA

If Douglas MacArthur or Ulysses S. Grant went to the U.S. Military Academy today, they might be testing their defensive skills hunched in front of a computer screen. More>>

Brand new BMW smashed so firefighters could access hydrant


The man who parked his 2 day-old BMW in front of a fire hydrant got a $100 ticket, two smashed windows and a dent in his door.CBS Boston reports, firefighters had to smash the More>>

Woman in shoe stabbing case describes killing

A Houston woman convicted of fatally stabbing her boyfriend with a 5 ½-inch stiletto heel told jurors Thursday that she killed him to save her own life during a lengthy fight in which she was chased down, knocked into a... More>>

Long-sought diplomat added to FBI's 'most wanted'

WASHINGTON (AP) - A diplomat suspected of killing his wife, mother and three sons in 1976 has been added to the FBI's list of "Ten Most Wanted Fugitives." William Bradford Bishop Jr. allegedly bludgeoned his family to death in their suburban Washington home. Authorities say he then drove 275 miles to North Carolina, where he dumped the bodies in a wooded area and burned them. The victims' bodies weren't identified until a week later, giving Bishop ample time to plot a getaway. Investigators... More>>

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