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Caught on camera: Seal joins surfers

Two surfers made a friend off the coast of the North East coast of England. A young seal crashed their surf session, climbing on their boards and attempting to balance. They caught the whole thing on a Go-Pro camera.

Boy's corpse found in bed

(WGAL) Police are investigating the death of an 8-year-old boy in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Caught on cam: Flood rescue

(KSNV) Monsoon season floods resulted in several close calls for motorists on southern Nevada roads Monday. One rescue was caught on camera when a wall of water overtook an elderly couple trapped inside a Toyota Prius.

Pulled from the sea

(KHNL) Four adults and four children traveling between Molokai and Oahu, Hawaii Sunday afternoon were forced to abandon ship when boat they were in sank in the Kaiwi Channel.

Front yard plane crash

(WNYT) A small plane clipped a tree and crashed into a woman's front yard on Saturday, in Gansevoort, New York. Both people aboard the plane were killed.

Surviving ebola

A Minnesotan is perhaps the first ever non-African to survive Ebola. Dr. Tom Cairns had the virus before it even had a name. Chris Hrapsky reports.

Wedding goes up in smoke

(WTLV) A fire in the engine room of a party boat forces the evacuation of a wedding party in Jacksonville, Florida. The fire on the Annabelle Lee happened around 8 p.m. Saturday.

Crook hits closet

(KPRC) A Texas jewelry heist sounds like it was ripped from a Hollywood movie script.

Ebola patients show improvement

(NBC News) As Ebola patient Dr. Kent Brantly's treatment continues at Emory Hospital in Atlanta, specialists say they are encouraged by the way he's responding.

Water worries

(NBC News) Half a million people in Toledo, Ohio are waiting to see if their water will be safe to drink. They've been in a water emergency all weekend after toxins were found seeping into the city's water supply.

Digital textbooks taking over

(NBC News) Finding inexpensive ways to purchase expensive college textbooks has led to a thriving industry online in used textbooks, but experts say that will soon change.

Walking with water therapy

A 14-year old girl is slowly learning to walk again after contracting a devastating disease. Her progress is good thanks to aquatic therapy. Kim Dacey reports.  

Dog owners face murder charge

The couple who owned the dogs that killed a 46-year-old man in Metamora, Michigan are arraigned on 2nd degree murder charges Friday. Rod Meloni reports.

U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico expected in court

A U.S. Marine, held in a Mexican prison for more than three months, has another court appearance today. Andrew Tahmooressi was detained by Mexican officials in March when he crossed the border with weapons in his vehicle.

Texas doctor joins ebola fight

(KPRC) The director of the High Containment Laboratory Operations at the Galveston National Laboratory is headed to Sierra Leone to help battle the Ebola outbreak.