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Title: Fire Prevention Week
When: 10/13/2012
Description: If you woke up to a fire in

your home, how much time

would you have to get to

safety? Chances are, the

answer is less than you think.

During Fire Prevention Week,

the Virginia Department of

Fire Programs is urging

residents to have two ways

out. Visit FirePreventionWeek

dot org for safety tips and

more information.
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  • Bags of Clothing Moved from Jesse Matthew's Apartment, Police Say

    Charlottesville Police Department(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) -- Bags of clothing are being tested by police after authorities removed them from the apartment that belongs to the person of interest in the search for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, police said Tuesday.

    The items were taken from Jesse Matthew's apartment on Monday as part of the second search warrant issued for the property though police would not elaborate on who the clothing belonged to or how they are connected to the case.

    Charlottesville police are expected to release their findings from inside Matthew's car...

  • Three Afghan Soldiers Stopped by Strip Club Before Seeking Asylum: Police

    iStock/Thinkstock(BUFFALO, N.Y.) -- Prior to their encounter with Canadian and American border agents near Buffalo, New York, the three Afghan soldiers who went missing from Joint Base Cape Cod over the weekend stopped at a strip club, a local police chief confirmed to ABC News Tuesday.

    "They were in Mashpee, Massachusetts, at Zachary's Friday evening," said Mashpee Police Chief Rodney Collins.

    By Saturday they were at Cape Cod Mall, where law enforcement sources said they wanted to buy civilian clothing.

    Zachary's Pub touts itself as "Cape Cod's only Gentleman's Club." The website...

  • Federal Prison Incarcerations Drop, DOJ Reports

    iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Justice says the federal prison population has dwindled to about 4,800 inmates since September 2013.

    While speaking at the Brennan Center for Justice Tuesday, Attorney General Eric Holder said this is the first time the figure has dropped in a fiscal year since 1980 and the numbers are expected to decrease over the next two fiscal years.

    "Our new projections anticipate that the number of federal inmates will fall by just over 2,000 in the next 12 months -- and by almost 10,000 in the year...

  • Eric Church Taking Part in Mavis Staples Tribute Concert November 19 in Chicago

    Image Courtesy John PeetsEric Church will join an all-star lineup to pay tribute to music great Mavis Staples November 19 in Chicago.

    I'll Take You There -- Celebrating 75 Years of Mavis Staples pays tribute to the "I'll Take You There" singer as she celebrates her 75th birthday. Marty Stuart, Grace Potter, Gregg Allman and Michael McDonald are also performing at the tribute concert, which will be recorded for release on several platforms at a later date.

    Tickets for the concert at Chicago's Auditorium Theatre go on sale Monday, September 29 via Ticketmaster.

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  • Country Star Trivia

    Comstock/ThinkstockJake Owen hails from which Florida town? ANSWER: Vero Beach.

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  • Eric Church and Grammy Charity Online Auctions Offering VIP Package for His Wisconsin Theater Show

    CMATickets for Eric Church's upcoming benefit concert at the intimate Orpheum Theatre in Madison, WI are sold out, but the Grammy Charity Online Auctions is offering two VIP packages for the show. The concert is set for October 8, with proceeds going to the Grammy Foundation's GRAMMY in the Schools music education program.

    Winners of the VIP packages will get two front-row balcony seats, as well as a meet-and-greet and photo with Eric. Go to CharityBuzz.com/EricChurch now through October 2 to place your bid.

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