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OR teen urinates in water supply, city drains 38 million gallons

(KGW) The Portland Water Bureau decided to "discard" about 38 million gallons of drinking water, after a 19-year-old man was caught urinating into one of the reservoirs, water bureau administrator David Shaff said Wednesday.

Manhut begins for MN minister accused of 59 counts of molesting girls

Preacher accused of 59 counts of molesting girls in Minnesota

AZ fire officials hire homeless people to spot wildfires

(KPNX) The fire danger in parts of Arizona is critical right now. So forest and county managers are getting creative on how to prevent wildfires.

How do you win the war with picky eaters?

Getting children to eat their vegetables has always been a battle, but dietitians insist that this battle is well worth the trouble.

Seasonal allergies could also affect food allergies for some patients

People who suffer from seasonal allergies are hurting this time of year, but what you might not know is that those sniffles and sneezes can also be related to food allergies.

Security camera catches home burglar lurking over child's crib in Houston

Authorities in Houston, Texas are seeking the public's help in identifying a burglary suspect who is seen on home video surveillance walking through the victims' home and staring at their infant while they slept.

Mitt Romney stars in campaign ad

Is Mitt Romney running again?

South Carolina DOT removes controversial anti-littering sign

Laurens, SC (WHNS) -- The City of Laurens' eye-catching but some controversial anti-littering signs have been removed by state road crews.

NE Child stuck inside stuffed animal claw machine

A child is safe after climbing into and getting stuck inside a stuffed animal claw crane machine at a bowling alley in Lincoln, Nebraska Monday.

Petition calls for criminal charges to be drop against mom that left kids in car during job interview

Shanesha Taylor, the jobless mom from Arizona whose arrest has drawn national attention to just how frayed America's social safety net has become, made a last-minute decision on the advice of her lawyer to skip a news conference held on her

GA Woman pleads guilty to mishandling more than 1,200 mammograms

Prosecutors say 10 women with cancer were told their mammograms were clean.

Too young for cell phones?

How young is too young for kids to have cell phones? It's a question parents have been debating for more than a decade.

Business savior or a sin? Jesus smokes weed in Seattle burger ad

Seattle, WA (KCPQ) -- The advertisement inevitably raised some eyebrows. Heck, it was intended to.

FL woman gives emotional account of bear attack

A Seminole County, Florida woman, who was attacked by a bear outside her Lake Mary home, is talking about the desperate prayer she uttered as the bear snapped down on her head. Read More: 

SC florist creates Chicken McNugget boutonniere for prom

Greenville (WHNS) -- A KFC commercial is going viral, and a local florist is getting in on the action. Expressions Unlimited in Greenville is making a McNugget boutonniere to go along with the KFC chicken corsage.