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Firefighters with cancer don't get workers' compensation, other benefits in GA Video included

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Firefighters in Georgia who contract cancer from their jobs rarely, if ever, receive workers' compensation benefits because of strict laws that make it nearly impossible for them to qualify. More>>

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Homemade bomb forces evacuation in Riverdale Video included

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Clayton County police are questioning a teenager who allegedly made a homemade bomb that forced an evacuation in his neighborhood late Wednesday night. More>>

Couple arrested for having sex on public beach in broad daylight Video included

People are outraged after a Florida couple was caught having sex on a public beach Sunday afternoon in front of dozens of people including children. More>>

A car dealer in Jacksonville, FL, had to give a customer a refund after she experienced problems with her 2003 Saab. More>>

Monroe doughnut shop being criticized for banning 4-year-old

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A 4-year-old was recently banned from a Monroe doughnut shop, and now the issue has been brought up on social media and both the boy's mother and the shop aren't shying away from their stances. More>>

Thieves caught on camera stealing shingles Video included

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Two men were seen around 5:40 a.m. Tuesday morning stealing shingles. It may seem like a petty crime. But the loss was nearly $3,000. More>>

Viral Video: Whale lifts kayakers out of the water

Two adventurous kayakers in Argentina experienced the thrill of a lifetime following an encounter with a pod of massive whales. More>>

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Summertime means hitting the open road. If you've got the time (and gas money), take a drive down one or more of these scenic yet challenging routes compiled by the AARP. More>>

Air Algerie plane crashes, 116 on board Video included

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The airline's operator said it lost contact with Flight AH5017 about 50 minutes after takeoff.

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Six Flags looking to hire 400 zombies, singers and dancers

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Six Flags Over Georgia is getting ready for Halloween and their annual Fright Fest. The amusement park is looking to hire about 400 people for the event. This is more than twice the number of people hired last year. More>>

Ohio woman to be sentenced in slave labor case

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A northeast Ohio woman convicted along with her boyfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in their home for nearly two years faces 30 years to life in federal prison when she is sentenced Thursday. More>>

Woman ticketed after stopping to help stranded ducklings

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A New Hampshire woman's good deed did not go unpunished. After helping some stranded ducklings, she was ticketed.  More>>

Arizona execution takes nearly 2 hours

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A condemned murderer took nearly two hours to die and gasped for about 90 minutes during an execution in Arizona that quickly rekindled the national debate on capital punishment in the U.S. More>>

Family: Teen pilot who crashed in ocean knew risks

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Haris Suleman knew that flying around the world carried risks. But like adventurers before him, the 17-year-old pilot from Indiana also believed dreams aren't achieved without taking chances. More>>

Manufacturer issues recall after ladder truck malfunction injures three firefighters Video included

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Three fire fighters injured in a training exercise will be OK after suffering serious bumps, bruises and breaks. Manufacturer of ladder truck involved in the incident has issued a voluntary recall of the vehicles. More>>

Tow truck drivers mourn the loss of coworker Video included

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The mood around Atlanta Towing company is somber today. More>>

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    Cost of small pets

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:00 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:00:07 GMT
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