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Apps vs coupons

The days of cutting coupons are over for many shoppers. They've shifted to smartphone apps that help them save, and in some cases earn money.

Caught on cam: Pulled from inferno

(KSEE) An anonymous stranger is being hailed as a hero after walking into a burning Fresno, California home and rescuing an elderly man trapped inside.

"Ebola gear" in high demand

(WTHR) Hospitals, emergency medical technicians, and other first responders across the country are upgrading their protective gear for the possibility of dealing with Ebola patients.

Sticky situation: Bees swarm van

(WBBH) Honeybees were the buzz all around Lee County, Florida Thursday. A honey spill attracted thousands of them. One woman drove through the mess - creating a potentially dangerous situation.

Attorney: 600 bullets fired at hostage

California family says police use of excessive force in standoff lead to the death of hostage Misty Holt-Singh. Melinda Meza reports.

Detroit shooting leaves toddler dead

Police say gang fight at high school spilled over into nearby neighborhood, with 3-year-old caught in the crossfire. Chauncy Glover reports.

Kids & sleep disorders

(KPRC) Sleep is the time when the body can rest and rejuvenate. But when kids don't get enough sleep, it sets the stage for a variety of problems, including depression, weight gain and declining school performance.

Halloween pumpkin apps

Tech guru PC Mike Wendland reviews apps that can help take your Halloween Jack-O-Lantern to the next level.  

Breast cancer: Genetic testing debated

Researcher who discovered "breast cancer gene" calls for widespread testing, but not all doctors agree. Barbara Morse Silva reports. (WJAR) Most breast cancers are diagnosed through a mammogram.

Apple launches slimmer iPad

(NBC News) Weeks after launching its new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus to a warm reception, Apple set out to restore some sizzle Thursday to the product that ignited tablet computing: The iPad.

Ebola: Searching for a rapid test

Researchers at Tulane University are working to develop a blood test that could detect the Ebola virus in a matter of minutes. Gina Swanson reports.

Ebola: How clean is your plane?

Plane that carried Ebola patient Amber Vinson given intense cleaning; aviation expert says thorough scrub down is not part of normal airline protocol. Anastasiya Bolton reports.

Bizarre test drive: Craigslist assault

Craigslist car seller offers interested buyer vehicle in exchange for sexual favors; then shows gun and claims he's a police officer when she refuses. Joe LaFurgey reports.

Beating victim faces attackers

(WLWT) Walking with a cane, a black eye, a broken nose and gash on his head, 82-year-old Elmon "Elmo" Booth led the way into a Middletown, Ohio courtroom Wednesday afternoon.

Fatal mauling outrages neighbors

Neighbors of California man killed by pack of pit bulls says dogs had become increasingly vicious in recent months. Linda Mumma reports.