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Burglary: A family affair

(WTMJ) A Wisconsin mother has been arrested for breaking into a home with her three young children in tow. Tanya Fawcett is behind bars for breaking into a Racine apartment with her three children, ages 11, 7 and 4 along.

Booted for a tweet?

(KARE) A Minnesota man and his two children were asked to leave a Southwest Airlines flight in Denver after he tweeted about a boarding disagreement.

Coping with the flood

Residents living along Louisiana's Houston River might consider flooding a major inconvenience, but one woman is making the best of it. Lee Peck reports.

Healing with Wii

(WSMV) You can see the determination on Gavin Chitwood's face. The 8-year-old is focused on beating his personal best.

Caught on cam: Hospital thief

(WSMV) Sitting in a hospital waiting room can be stressful enough, but for one woman, the worry was compounded when someone stole from her.

"Porch shooting" trial begins

Attorneys deliver opening statements in trial of Detroit man who claimed self defense after shooting car accident victim knocking on his door. Chris Clackum reports.

Travelers left stranded

(NBC News) The Federal Aviation Administration has grounded flights to Tel Aviv for a second straight day amid concerns about rocket attacks in the region.

Gunman's journal released

(KING) A judge has released the journal of accused Seattle Pacific University shooter Aaron Ybarra.

Drive-by purse snatchers

(WESH) Two senior citizens were confronted by a gunman in a Holly Hill, Florida Walmart parking lot and told to hand over their purses. "I just kept my eye on that gun," victim Taria Houvouras said.

Bees block interstate

(WSMV) A swarm of bees around a tractor-trailer is not a sight you typically see along side the interstate. However Monday a semi hauling beehives was involved in an accident on Interstate 24 at the Tennessee-Kentucky state line.

Brawling grandma rewarded

Home Depot gives woman who battled burglars a new lawnmower; dentist offers to repair tooth broken in brawl. Geena Martinez reports.

Brave teen escapes burglars

(KPNX) A Tempe, Arizona family is counting their blessings after a terrifying burglary. 13-year-old Alexis Chavez was home alone when two men dropped in through a skylight.

Death on the football field

(KARE) A football player for Winona State University collapsed and died during practice. School officials say it happened Monday evening around 7:30 p.m.

Rogue roosters run amok

(KPNX) A Phoenix, Arizona neighborhood has been overrun by feral chickens, and county and city officials say there's little they can do about the dozens, or possibly hundreds, of birds.

Elderly mom survives hot car

(WBAL) A 67-year-old man was arrested and charged after he left his 98-year-old mother, who is confined to a wheelchair, sitting alone in a hot truck for nearly five hours while he was inside a Hanover, Maryland casino.