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  • According to police, 53-year-old William Everett Long got into an argument with the victim inside the Duck United Methodist Church in Duck, North Carolina early Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, grabbed a kitchen knife and stabbed the man. The victim, George Henry Provost, later died. (Credit: Duck Police Department)

    North Carolina Man With ‘666’ Tattoo Arrested After Fatal Stabbing in Church

    A homeless man has been charged with first degree murder after fatally stabbing another homeless man at a shelter in Duck, North Carolina. The stabbing occurred at the Duck United Methodist Church at 1214 Duck Road. Police were initially dispatched to the shelter at 7:29am on Thursday morning and requested medical support at 7:36am, according to a statement from the town. Dare County Emergency Medical Service transported the victim to The Outer Banks Hospital where he was pronounced dead at […]

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    What Color Is This Dress? Photo Posted Online Divides Users

    There’s a fierce debate taking over the Internet — and if you haven’t heard about “the dress,” you probably will soon. Tumblr user swiked uploaded a photo of a dress on Wednesday and asked: “Guys please help me – is this dress white and gold, or blue and black? Me and my friends can’t agree…” The image quickly went viral with some saying the dress is blue and black, while others insist it’s white and gold. But how can this […]

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    NASCAR Driver Reads Vows to Bride’s Daughter During Emotional Wedding Ceremony; Video Goes Viral

    A wedding video featuring a groom reading vows to his new stepdaughter has gone viral. During the wedding ceremony last year, NASCAR driver Brian Scott recited vows to his bride, Whitney Kay, and her then 3-year-old daughter Brielle. Scott kneeled down, looked Brielle in the eyes and promised to love and care for her: “I promise to always hold your hand and skip with you down the street and bring comfort to your life. I vow to make you say […]

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    74-year-old Woman Survives After Being Found Frozen to Ground Following Ice Storm in Tennessee

    A photographer was being credited with saving the life of a missing 74-year-old woman who was found frozen to the ground after an ice storm in Franklin, Tennessee. Keith Sheldon works for Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation, but his true passion in life is photography. Last Friday, Sheldon took the day off to take pictures of the ice and snow in Franklin. As he went to leave, he realized the road was too icy and turned around. As he turned […]

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    See Ed Sheeran at the Hollywood Bowl!

    Text MULTIPLY to 515151 for your chance to win 2 tickets to see Ed Sheeran at his just-added 2nd show at the Hollywood Bowl on Thursday, June 25.  Message and data rates apply.

  • Enter the Lash Fary Distinctive Assets Oscar giveaway

    You may also enter using the form below: KTLA – TV OFFICIAL RULES FOR TEXT-TO-WIN SWEEPSTAKES SPONSOR KTLA-TV, 5800 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90028 SWEEPSTAKES DATES From time to time, KTLA-TV will announce a text-to-win sweepstakes on the air. Unless the sweepstakes is governed by a separate set of official rules, each sweepstakes begins the moment it is announced on KTLA-TV for the first time, and ends at one of the two times indicated below: A) For a sweepstakes […]

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    Boy’s Simple Act of Kindness Makes Proud Mother Cry

    A Virginia teen is getting national attention after a photo of him helping an older man went viral. Teresa Adams was driving home when her son, Tommy, told her to stop the car. “Tommy said ‘Mamma stop the car,’” Teresa Adams recalled. “I got scared and asked ‘What’s wrong?’” “There’s an older man with a walker shoveling snow — I’ll help him out,” Tommy told his mother. Teresa told WTVR the man seemed surprised when her son asked him for […]

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    Quiz: Can You Identify the Red Carpet Celebrity?

    To get ready for our “Live From the Oscars” pre-show with Sam Rubin and Jessica Holmes, we’ve put together this 10-question quiz. We’ll show you a red carpet interview from the KTLA vault. You try to guess the star. Good luck, and we’ll see you live on KTLA on Sunday starting at 3 p.m.

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    Front of Jeep ‘Frozen in Time’ in Frigid North Carolina Parking Lot

    The front grill of a Jeep left behind an ice sculpture in the parking lot of a medical center near Greenville, North Carolina. Two photographers sent photos to WITN. One of the photographers said it’s likely the driver left the engine on while warming the car. When the driver backed up, the sculpture remained because it was attached to the curb. This story was originally posted by KTLA’s sister station WGHP in North Carolina and distributed by Tribune Broadcasting.