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Pre-approving prom dresses?

Pennsylvania school tells students all prom dresses must be submitted for pre-approval this year. Barbara Barr reports.

Cat tied to car?

(WKYC) Police in New Philadelphia, Ohio are on the lookout for a driver spotted with a cat strapped to the hood of her SUV. Polly Vandall spotted the cat leashed to the car while out driving Sunday and managed to snap a picture.

Sex offender works as Easter bunny

(WPXI) A man hired to play the Easter Bunny at the Westmoreland Mall in Greensburg, Pennsylvania has been fired after the company who hired him learned he is a registered sex offender.

Questions remain in hanging death

(WLBT) The FBI is investigating the death of a Mississippi man found hanging from a tree. Authorities found Otis Byrd's body hanging from a tree in Port Gibson, Mississippi last Thursday.

Grandfather shoots attacker

(WLEX) A Frankfort, Kentucky man says he was protecting his grandchildren from a being kidnapped when he shot a stranger on Saturday evening.

Oklahoma denies "LGBT" plate

(KFOR) A debate over the term "LGBT" is heating up at an Oklahoma state agency.

Coast Guard honors WWII veteran on his 100th birthday

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard hosted a celebration to honor a Coast Guard WWII veteran on his 100th birthday Thursday in Portsmouth.

Remains of missing family found

Police in Kenai, Alaska say they've found the bodies of four family members who mysteriously vanished nine months ago. Samantha Angaiak reports.

Pot-blowing dad charged

(KGW) An Oregon man was arrested by police late Sunday night on accusations he blew marijuana smoke into the mouth of his infant child.

Ebola troops come home

(WBAL) A U.S. military medical unit returned to Maryland's Aberdeen Proving Ground Monday after overseeing mobile Ebola testing laboratories in Liberia for four months.