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Teacher faces sex charges

(KGW) A Vancouver, Washington high school teacher accused of raping a 15-year-old student appeared in court Wednesday, then posted bail hours later.

Sing-along turns deadly

(WESH) A Florida man is facing charges after a deadly shooting that investigators say took place as he was acting out lyrics to a rap song.

Hot in the heartland

(WOWT) Usually this time of year, Omaha, Nebraska residents have already suffered through a lot of cold and snow, but this year, things are a little different.

95 & still swinging!

World War II vet and former national table tennis champion celebrates 95th birthday with a paddle in his hand. Tony Cedrone reports.

Born in the blizzard

(NECN) Gabriel Lee and Aliyah Sarai couldn't wait another day to meet their mommy Paticia Strickland of Worcester, Massachusetts.

"Friendship Nine" honored

Civil rights activists honored for 1961 lunch counter sit-in protest that resulted in time on a South Carolina chain gang. Brian Mooar reports.

"Zombie cat" returns

(WFLA) It sounds like a scene out of a movie: a cat is hit by a car, buried and then comes back to life. But this is no movie. This happened to a Tampa, Florida man and his beloved family cat, Bart.

Alexander freed from jail

Marissa Alexander, sentenced to prison for firing a "warning shot" after a failed "Stand Your Ground" defense, has been freed. Roger Weeder reports.

Driver runs down girlfriend

(WFLA) Newly released surveillance video shows a Florida man hitting his pregnant girlfriend with his car.

Police probe 5-year-old's shooting

(WDIV) A 5-year-old boy is in critical condition after being shot in the head as he sat on the sofa in his home in Detroit, Michigan Tuesday evening.

Owls vs. Eagles

Footage shows a pair of owls and a pair of eagles going talon-to-talon as they fight over a nest near Decorah, Iowa. Brad Hanson reports.

Handcuffed behind the wheel!

(WPXI) Newly released dashcam video shows how fast a handcuffed woman traveled while she led officers on a chase in a stolen police cruiser outside of Pittsburgh earlier this month.

Helmet cam highlights rescue

(KSEE) Helmet-cam video from the Fresno Fire Department shows the dramatic rescue of three young children from a burning apartment building Sunday. The children suffered smoke inhalation and remain in critical condition.

Teen killed playing with gun

(WDIV) The father of a 14-year-old girl who was shot and killed while babysitting two younger children at a Detroit, Michigan home has been arrested on a gun charge.

Dirty delivery: Driver pees on house

(KPRC) A seasonal delivery driver for UPS is out of a job after being caught on home surveillance video damaging a package and urinating on the side of a Houston, Texas house. The incident happened on January 8th.