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Lightning strike ignites attic fire in NW Austin

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Austin fire crews are battling a house fire in Northwest Austin, said the Austin Fire Department.

It’s happening in the 8900 block of Black Oak Street, near Anderson Mill Road and Parmer Lane. 41 more words


This Kid Is Inspirational Beyond His Years

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The day Ezra was born was special for his parents.

“I just saw his face and he was the most beautiful child,” said Bahar Frech, his mother. 384 more words


Bob "The Bike Man" gets help from Springfield community

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Bob Charland of Springfield, better known as Bob “The Bike Man”, has captured the hearts of admirers throughout Western Massachusetts, by giving bicycles to deserving children. 199 more words


1 Seriously Injured After Boat Hits Dock In Northern Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – One person suffered life-threatening injuries and two others were hospitalized late Saturday night after a boat crashed into a dock and boat lift in northern Minnesota. 135 more words


10 Die In Texas Immigrant-Smuggling Attempt

SAN ANTONIO (CBS/AP) — At least 10 people died after being crammed into the back of a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Walmart in the midsummer Texas heat, authorities said Sunday in what they described as an immigrant-smuggling attempt gone wrong. 661 more words


Festival Celebrating Tibetan Culture Takes Over West Philly Park

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A festival celebrating Tibetan culture took over a popular park in West Philadelphia.

On Sunday, Clark Park played host to the 9th annual Tibet Fest–a day celebrating the uniqueness of the small autonomous region of China. 157 more words


Police Investigating Deadly Shooting In Dallas Neighborhood

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Police are investigating an overnight shooting that left one man dead in a Dallas neighborhood.

Police say someone shot into a pickup truck on Amanda Street, and the driver was struck. 73 more words