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Threatened with fire

(WESH) Police in Palm Bay, Florida are searching for a robber who covered a store clerk in lighter fluid and threatened to set him on fire early Wednesday morning.

A new best friend

Wisconsin man made famous by viral photo of his efforts to ease his elderly dog's pain starts anew with another adopted dog. Boua Xiong reports. (KARE) Is it possible to love again? John Unger is about to find out.

Serial shooter sought

Houston police issue sketch of suspect wanted in connection to one murder and four other violent incidents. Robert Arnold reports.

Kansas considers loosening gun laws

(KSNT) Kansas is moving toward removing what some gun rights advocates see as its last major restriction on firearms, with the state Senate giving first-round approval Wednesday to a bill that would end a requirement for permits to carry concea

Frozen Beauty: Wisconsin's ice caves

(KBJR) Wisconsin's Apostle Islands National Lakeshore ice caves are set to open to the public Saturday, barring any dramatic change in the weather.

Dog left for dead

(WOAI) Robyn Slusky can't hide her tears while comforting 6-year-old boxer, Pilot.

Body bags get bigger

(KCWY) With more than one third of U.S. adults overweight, coroners are having problems with standard body bags sizes being too small.

This dog can read?

If you think a smart dog is one who can roll over or shakes hands on command, you haven't met Mia. Mia, can read. Or at least Mia's owner says she can.

Questions remain after baby's death

(KCRA) Search teams looking for a weeks-old infant recovered the baby's body Wednesday morning along a slough in Yolo County, California. The child vanished from the Woodland area earlier this week.

Teachers accused of hazing

(KGW) Three teachers at Portland, Oregon's Wilson High School are being investigated in connection with a hazing incident, according to Portland Public Schools officials.

Wild West hideout for sale

(KOB) A historical home with a Billy the Kid connection is on the market in Lincoln, New Mexico. It was once owned by Billy the Kid's girlfriend.

Facebook tackles suicide prevention

(KING) Facebook rolled out a new feature Wednesday designed to put suicide prevention tools at your fingertips.

Buried in snow

(WHDH) A New Hampshire man was buried alive in his own yard Sunday after snow slid off the roof he was cleaning right on top of him.

Zoo animals poisoned

Investigation underway after tiger and wolf die after ingesting powerful sedatives at Reno animal sanctuary; other animals recovering. Terri Hendry reports.

Bulking up with breast milk?

(KGET) Bodybuilders and other athletes turning to breast milk to gain strength. "It seemed kind of crazy to me. I know when I heard it my jaw kind of dropped like what is going on there," says Max Sevedra.