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IN teacher gives student pornographic prize

Warren County, IN (WXIN) -- School officials say a middle school teacher didn't know that the desk calendars she handed out as prizes were full of graphic and inappropriate material.

Yahoo announces 2 original comedies

Yahoo is taking a page from Netflix and developing original programming. The company has announced it is creating two original comedies.

Despite NBA's ban Sterling's finances still a slam dunk

The NBA dropped a heavy hammer on Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. He has been banned for life from the league. He was fined $2.5 million.

TX jail mistakenly sets inmate free

San Antonio, TX (KSAT) -- A Bexar County Jail inmate mistakenly released on Wednesday has been apprehended.

New 'Star Wars' casts 3 original stars

The next "Star Wars" cast will include originals Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher reprising their 1977 roles.

Garbage truck crashes into N.C. daycare

A garbage truck crashed into a daycare full of kids, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Thankfully, no injuries were reported and all 145 students are safe and accounted for.

84-year-old MI man gets arrested 8 times in 5 years

Bill Foley is 84 years old but consider these numbers: “I got arrested eight times in five years,” he says. Police see him as defiant and disorderly. He sees himself as a crusader.

Hookah gives you more smoke than pack of cigarettes

Smoking with a water pipe or hookah began centuries ago in Asia and is becoming popular in the United States. But using hookahs poses serious health risks. Its social, it's relaxing... and it can kill you.

FL firefighters rescue 20 ducklings from storm drain

Firefighters for the Cape Coral Fire Department used a little ingenuity and a lot of patience when a family of ducks fell into a storm drain in Mid Cape on Monday.

New study says medical marijuana may benefit MS suffers

Multiple sclerosis sufferers may benefit from taking medical marijuana, according to a new study in the journal Neurology.