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  • NEPAL-QUAKE

    Fears of ‘total destruction’ in remote areas of Nepal; death toll surges past 4,000

    KATHMANDU, Nepal — Rescue and aid workers in Nepal struggled to gain the upper hand Monday against the devastation dealt by Saturday’s powerful earthquake, digging through rubble by hand, performing surgeries in makeshift operating theaters, scouring notoriously difficult terrain for more victims. But power blackouts in the capital city of Kathmandu, supply shortages and difficulties […]

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    Life in prison means no martyrdom for Tsarnaev, defense argues

    BOSTON — Sending Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to prison for the rest of his life would bring years of punishment and rob him of martyrdom, jurors were told Monday. “We have seen more pain and more horror and more grief in this courtroom than any of you would have thought possible,” attorney David Bruck […]

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    Obama’s ‘anger translator’ bit a hit at White House Correspondents’ Association dinner

    WASHINGTON — C-SPAN’s live telecast of the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner on Saturday night, hosted by Cecily Strong of “Saturday Night Live,” was not Strong’s finest hour, though the entire affair seemed like five of C-SPAN’s longest hours. Even so, there were some genuinely funny moments, although the ratio was low, and you had […]

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    Video of violent ‘social experiment’ disturbs many, stirs debate

    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Video of a “social experiment” posted to YouTube earlier this month is gaining national attention and sparking a debate. The video shows a woman walking down the street in Myrtle Beach while wearing “stripper garb” and a reflective mask, and how people respond to the unusual sight. The uploader wrote this […]

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    Major aftershock hits Nepal day after cataclysmic earthquake

    KATHMANDU, Nepal — A powerful aftershock jolted Nepal on Sunday as the Himalayan nation struggled to cope with the aftermath of a catastrophic earthquake that had struck a day earlier, killing more than 2,000 people and leveling scores of buildings. The magnitude of the new quake Sunday was initially estimated at 6.7 by the U.S. […]

  • General Manager

    Position Summary Reporting to the COO, this role acts as General Manager of KDVR/KWGN and is responsible for the strategic and operational leadership of the station. The best candidate will ensure financial goals are met, will establish long-range goals and strategies that will result in the growth and long-term viability of the Company, and further […]

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    Grieving father writes honest obituary after daughter’s heroin overdose

    MANCHESTER, N.H. — A grieving father wrote an honest obituary after his daughter died of a heroin overdose. Tom Parks says he hopes his daughter’s obituary highlights the dangers of drug addiction and encourages others who are fighting similar battles to find help. Parks’ daughter, 24-year-old Molly Parks, was found in the restroom at her job […]

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    McDonald’s has supersized problems

    NEW YORK — McDonald’s is in even worse shape than we realized. Profits are crumbling, sales are shrinking and guest traffic is declining all around the world. Consumers are defecting for healthier and fresher options like Chipotle, the burrito chain that McDonald’s sold off almost a decade ago. The world’s largest burger chain announced more […]

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    One dead in botulism outbreak linked to Ohio church potluck

    LANCASTER, Ohio —  One person has died and at least 23 others were hospitalized after an outbreak of botulism following a potluck dinner at a central Ohio church, the Ohio Department of Health said Wednesday. All of the patients attended the potluck Sunday at Cross Pointe Free Will Baptist Church in Lancaster, about 30 miles […]

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    Kylie Jenner challenge leads to disastrous teen lip DIY

    Forget snorting bath salts — the most recent self-destructive craze is suctioning your lips in a shot glass to get Kylie Jenner’s pouty look. Those participating in the #KylieJennerChallenge are hoping to plump up their lips so they resemble those of the “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” star. Unfortunately, the process, which involves holding a […]

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    4-year-old girl’s nightmare might provide clues into mother’s untimely death

    CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — It has been two months since 4-year-old Elisa survived a tragic car accident that claimed the life of her mother Natali Castellanos-Tyler. Castellanos-Tyler, 30, died Feb. 21 when her Ford Explorer slid off a road just a few miles from her home. Investigators said they believed the accident was a one-car collision […]

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    Boston Marathon bombing amputee ‘takes life back,’ crosses finish line

    BOSTON — A survivor of the Boston Marathon bombing is inspiring so many people. Rebekah Gregory, who had her leg amputated as a result of the bombing, ran in Monday’s marathon. According to My Fox Boston, she ran the last few miles of the race with her trainer right by her side. When she crossed […]