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Coast-to-coast for cancer

9-year-old boy becomes youngest to bicycle coast-to-coast, raising money for childhood cancer patients along the way. Laura Caso reports. (WTLV) A 9-year-old from North Carolina is riding his bicycle for a reason.

Lights out for squirrels

The Cincinnati Zoo is dealing with a unique problem that threatens to darken their Festival of Lights event: bulb-stealing squirrels. John London reports.

High school student uses social media to run prostitution ring

A bust at a high school in Venice, Florida has left students stunned. Isabel Mascarenas reports a student was using social media to run a prostitution ring.

Ferguson: Damage from above

(KSDK) Violent protests raged for hours Monday night after it was announced that a grand jury has chosen not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown.

Michael Brown's parents to hold news conference

Lesley McSpadden, Mother of Michael Brown, Michael Brown, Sr., Father of Michael Brown, and National Action Network's Rev. Al Sharpton hold a press conference to respond to the grand jury decision.

Near miss: Tree crushes bed

(WXIA) A line of severe storms prompted numerous tornado warnings south of Atlanta on Sunday afternoon.

Cross-country kitty

(NECN) How did a kitten travel all the way from New Mexico to Maine? It's a mystery to her owner and the shelter where she's been staying.

Airport shocker: Naked rampage

(WHDH) A naked man who fell through the drop ceiling of a woman's bathroom at Logan Airport will face a judge on Monday.

President Obama speaks on grand jury decision

President Barack Obama echoes the words of Michael Brown's father, calling for the teen's death to lead to "incredible change, positive change" and for people not to hurt others or destroy property.

Buffalo braces for flooding

(NBC News) Residents in the Buffalo, New York area are bracing for the next phase of a weather nightmare.

Ferguson Grand Jury Darren Wilson no indictment

A Missouri grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson in the August 9 shooting death of Michael Brown, St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch said Monday night.

Ferguson waits

(NBC News) A grand jury decision on the possible indictment of Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown could come today.

Lending a helping hoof

(WAND) They may be small in size, but a duo of miniature horses is making a big impression around Central Illinois.

Ferguson grand jury to announce decision

The grand jury looking into the shooting of Michael Brown has been released and sent home, local and federal law enforcement sources tell CNN.

Springfield bomb scare

Security personnel wat Springfield-Branson National Airport come across an item that they believe could be an explosive device.