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Student flying dad's Marine flag faces eviction

Student flying dad's Marine flag faces eviction »Play Video
A Tucson woman is in shock after her apartment complex told her to take down the United States Marine Corps flag displayed on her balcony, or face eviction. Rachel Montalvo said the timing couldn't be worse. Colton Sloan has more.

Veterans Day: By the numbers

Veterans Day: By the numbers »Play Video

Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary marking the end of World War I.

Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance, and Nov. 11 became a national holiday beginning in 1938.

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed legislation in 1954 to change the name to Veterans Day as a way to honor those who served in all American wars.

Is it a teddy bear or a dog?

Is it a teddy bear or a dog? »Play Video
A tiny dog dressed as a bear, is making people laugh all over the internet. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the story.

81-year-old becomes Girl Scout

81-year-old becomes Girl Scout »Play Video
All her life, a Nebraska woman has wanted to be a Girl Scout. Finally, on her eighty-first birthday, that wish came true. Rebekah Rae reports.

Volunteer crews keep World War II bomber flying

 

World War II veterans are aging, and so are the planes they flew. Keeping old warbirds in the air is a unique challenge for volunteer crews who maintain planes including the B-17 bomber "Aluminum Overcast."

State troopers arrest suspect in the middle of I-90

State troopers arrest suspect in the middle of I-90
Washington State Patrol vehicles surround the suspect's pickup in the middle of westbound Interstate 90. (WSP photo)
State troopers arrested a fleeing suspect in the middle of westbound Interstate 90 Monday morning following a chase that began near Bellevue, the Washington State Patrol reports.

Your photos: A look at fall around Oregon

Your photos: A look at fall around Oregon

We recently asked you to send in your photos of the change in seasons. Here are just a few of the snapshots of how fall looks in Oregon.

Stories remembered as hotel is demolished

Stories remembered as hotel is demolished »Play Video
One push of a button brought down a 19-story hotel. A very special little boy hospitalized for half a year got to push that button. While the hotel will be no more, the memories of what happened in that building will remain. Ryan Kruger has the story.

Family survives harrowing car crash: 'I wish it was a dream'

Family survives harrowing car crash: 'I wish it was a dream' »Play Video
The Arteaga family.
Police said a truck careened into at least nine other vehicles on Friday along the 9200 block of Rainier Avenue South. Witnesses said the driver was essentially barreling down the street like a pinball and crashed into cars and trucks along the way.

Eric Arteaga, his wife, and their two boys had just left their south Seattle home for a night of trick-or-treating when their Toyota Tacoma was hit.

90-year-old arrested for feeding the homeless

90-year-old arrested for feeding the homeless »Play Video
It did not take long for city of Fort Lauderdale to make good on the promise to criminally charge those who violate a new ordinance that effectively outlaws groups from feeding the homeless in public. On Sunday the city charged three people, including two ministers and a 90-year-old homeless advocate, and they could face up to 60 days in jail for their so-called crime. Bob Norman has the update.

Man proposes to girlfriend on airplane

Man proposes to girlfriend on airplane »Play Video
Love was in the air, as a man popped the question on an airplane over Texas. Kaitlin McCulley reports the happy couple got engaged during their flight to Houston.