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Former President Bush released from hospital

President George H.W. Bush has been released from a Houston hospital. The 41st president was taken there by ambulance last Tuesday night as a precaution after experiencing shortness of breath.

Alabama man records scene as people jump to safety during an apartment fire

A dramatic rescue, caught on camera! As an Alabama apartment building burned Thursday, Kerry Jackson and others yelled for occupants to jump to safety.

Louisiana hospital not to publicize the first baby of the New Year

On Monday, the Lake Area Medical Center in Lake Charles, Louisiana sent out a release they would no longer publicize the first baby of the New Year.

Health Minute: Unusual resolutions

The New Year is upon us and if your resolutions don't last long, we've got a new way to keep them!

Legal moonshine: Homage to history

(NBC News) New Year's Eve is just around the corner and many Americans plan to celebrate with a drink.

Treasure in the attic

(KCBD) When Andy Green went into the attic of his Lubbock, Texas home to unblock a drier vent he uncovered treasure.

Treating extreme morning sickness

(WMTV) Many pregnant women suffer from morning sickness, but a small percentage of expectant moms experience a much more severe case.

AirAsia Indonesia flight 8501 missing

A passenger jet has gone missing with 162 people on board. Roughly an hour before the scheduled landing, Air Asia flight 8501 lost contact with traffic control. The flight was on its way from Indonesia to Singapore.

Stolen 1967 Mustang returned to owner 28 years later

A woman is reunited with her first car, a 1967 Mustang, 28 years after it was stolen, Mariana Hicks has the story. Lynda Alsip, Owner of Stolen Car, "It's absolutely amazing."

Year end economy

(NBC News) The economic recovery in the United States appears to be picking up steam.

Zombie nativity

(WLWT) a Cincinnati area man thinks he's being targeted because of his Christmas display. It is probably the most unusual holiday display in the region, and passers-by just can't help but slow and stare.

Cops hand out cash

(WEAU) Rising tensions have strained the relationship between law enforcement and the public, but in the community of Altoona, Wisconsin an act of random kindness is proving stronger than those headlines.

"Camo Santa" delivers

(KCEN) Another successful year of the Camo Santa toy drive wrapped up as the truck load of donations was taken to Santa's Workshop on Fort Hood Monday afternoon.

SpaceX to attempt to land rocket on tiny ship out at sea

SpaceX says it will attempt a difficult landing next month involving a rocket base.

2004 Tsunami: Ten years later

The scars can still be felt in parts of Southeast Asia, a decade after a tsunami killed nearly a quarter million people.