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Fake Navy Seal busted

(WESH) A couple of good Samaritans in Daytona Beach, Florida who took a Navy SEAL in need under their wing Labor Day weekend, recently found out that it was actually an impostor taking advantage of their kind efforts.

Caught on cam: Deadly shootout

(WISE) Security cameras captured a fatal Monday night shootout on a Fort Wayne, Indiana street. The footage shows a person jumping out of a dark-colored SUV and opening fire into a light-colored van.

South Carolina sheriff describes horror in case of father accused of killing five children

(NBC News) Police say a routine traffic stop lead to the gruesome discovery of five dead children.

Oklahoma atheist wears spaghetti strainer on head for DMV photo

(KFOR) It may sound like a joke, but an Oklahoma woman says her driver's license features a unique symbol of her religious freedom. For Shawna Hammond, the spaghetti strainer is a symbol of freedom.

Facebook fugitive

(KTVB) It has been two weeks since Nicholas Grove escaped from Idaho's Payette County Jail.

Pit Bull mauls child

(WFIE) A 4-year-old Indiana boy is recovering in the hospital after being attacked by his grandfather's dog.

Search for Anna Smith intensifies

(WCYB) The search for an Appalachian State University student reported missing last week is intensifying. Law enforcement officials have classified freshman Anna Smith as an "endangered person".

Cliven Bundy hits campaign trail

(KRNV) In March, we all came to know the name Cliven Bundy, a southern Nevada rancher who, with the support of armed militia, stood up to federal rangers.

E. Coli death probed

(KGW) A 4-year-old Oregon girl who tested positive for E. coli last week died of a related infection on Monday.

New billboard takes aim at hateful messages spread by Westboro Baptist Church

(KSNT) A billboard unveiled Monday in Topeka, Kansas is causing some controversy.

Preorders for iPhone 6 underway

Preorders of the new iPhone 6 started at midnight, but many websites, including Apple's, didn't begin taking online orders right away.

Caught on cam: Cop's kindness

(WTHR) A picture of an Indianapolis police officer and homeless man is getting tens of thousands of likes and tweets across the country.

IBM takes on cancer

New joint effort between the Mayo Clinic and IBM's Watson supercomputer will help link cancer patients with appropriate medical trials. Devin Bartolotta reports.

Treating "Gritty" eyes

There's new relief for people who suffer from blepharitis and the itchy, gritty, dry and crusty eyes they have endured. Britney Glaser reports.

Autism intervention

(NBC News) New research suggests it's possible to reverse the symptoms of the disorder if caught early.