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A mother fights to get harmful chemicals off store shelves after son's death

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A mother’s fight continues, after her son was overcome by fumes from a potent paint remover.

News 2 first spoke with Wendy Hartley… 365 more words


Court Backs Scott On Emergency Rules

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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) –  A Tallahassee-based appeals court Thursday gave a victory to Gov. Rick Scott in one part of a legal battle about emergency rules requiring nursing homes and assisted living facilities to quickly add generators that can power air-conditioning systems. 522 more words


'We Need Help': St. John Still Without Power After Hurricane Irma

BOSTON (CBS) – More than 40 days after Hurricane Irma hit St. John, 100 percent of the island still does not have power.

WBZ-TV’s Eric Fisher spoke with St. 164 more words


Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office conducts round up of arrests in an effort to raise awareness to family and domestic violence

LAFAYETTE PARISH, La. (KLFY) -Many know that October marks a huge month for awareness.

Breast cancer awareness.

Bullying awareness.

This month is also Domestic violence awareness month. 193 more words


Patrol: Semi With 40K Lbs Of French Fries Rolls On I-35W

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A driver was hurt after his semi truck full of French fries flipped on an Interstate 35W cloverleaf.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the accident happened just after 3 p.m. 38 more words


Oil spill in Gulf twice as big as first reported

NEW ORLEANS – An oil spill in the Gulf, first reported by the Coast Guard on Saturday (Oct. 14), is now believed to be at least two times bigger than the original estimate. 303 more words


Importantance of Small Businesses

People seem to be so fixated on buying from big department stores and/or big corporations. They tend to forget about the small businesses right down the road from them that are barely making ends meet, but will do anything they can to make sure you are satisfied with your experience and purchase. 248 more words