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Pastor issues shocking confession

(WSFA) A Montgomery, Alabama pastor has been removed from his church after a series of shocking confessions from the pulpit.

Therapy pony says goodbye

(WEAU) A therapy pony that has brought comfort to the elderly in Mondovi, Wisconsin for the past 15 years is riding off into the sunset.

Pot posters create buzz

(KWQC) Signs popping up advertising a marijuana store set to open next year are creating a buzz in Clinton, Iowa, but with recreational marijuana illegal in the state, it's leaving citizens with a lot of question.

Betsy's big move

Sea turtle named in honor of noted wildlife supporter moves into a new home at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida. Sophie Nielsen-Kolding reports.

Pepper spray controversy

Police pepper spray African-American teen after police mistake him for a burglar inside his white foster family's home. Brandon Herring reports.

Fallen pilot honored

California community pauses to honor air tanker pilot who died in crash while working to save their homes from wildfire. Jessica Porter reports.

Ebola: Searching for a vaccine

Researchers at Purdue University have been working to develop an Ebola vaccine, and have made amazing discoveries about how the virus damages the body. David MacAnally reports.

Saving Salmon, with bird poop?

(KING) New life in Washington's Olympic National Park smells a lot like death. That's because of rotting salmon carcass along a stretch of the Elwha River where salmon haven't been able to swim for 100 years.

Ebola: Training for the front lines

Health care workers and volunteers bound for West Africa are undergoing training at a special facility in Alabama. Erika Edwards reports.

Schools receive beheading threat

Rhode Island police increase security at elementary schools after receiving letter threatening beheading of children. Tony Gugliotta reports.

Lending a helping hoof

(KWWL) An Iowa farmer found a shocking surprise after freeing his tractor tire from a narrow sinkhole. Staring back from inside the hole was a 10-point buck.

Realtors: Staying safe

(KTVE) For realtors across the country, the recent murder of Arkansas realtor Beverly Carter has hit close to home. Many say it could have been any one of them.

Trees toppled, roof ripped off

(WAVE) Tuesday brought some scary moments for people in Charlestown, Indiana as a wicked storm ripped through town. The storms also brought sounds that made Janice Zoeller jump.

Caught on cam: Chilling confession

(KRIS) Jurors tasked with deciding the fate of a Texas man who killed his mother before brutally defiling her corpose watched his video-taped confession in court Tuesday.

Teens fake kidnapping

(KSL) Police say two Bountiful, Utah teenagers who claimed they were abducted, driven dozens of miles from home, then duct-taped and beaten last month made the whole story up.