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Monday, June 3, 2013 at 8:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A seven-year-old girl was shot inside the house of her mother's friend -- when the woman's purse fell to the ground and discharged, police say. How serious were her injuries? Riverfront Times has the story.

Monday, May 13, 2013 at 7:28 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: It looks like there's a story behind the thoughts of a Phoenix mother who admitted to killing her 6-day-old girl because she "had too many kids already." Perhaps it's what that mother, Nina Koistinen, learned at the Laestadian Lutheran "Church" -- some would reach for the word cult -- which people familiar with it say condemns any and all birth control, to the point of promoting the birthing of more and more children. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 8:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Security guards at a Missouri supermarket were surprised to see a five-year-old boy wandering the aisles alone in the middle of the night. They were even more surprised when he said he didn't know his own last name. Riverfront Times has the story.

Friday, April 26, 2013 at 2:04 pm
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When police arrived at their home, Rebecca Koecher and Clayton Johnson were drunk, violent, had no food in their fridge, and had waste all over the place. Other than that, they're great parents. City Pages has the full story.
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 5:01 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Rocha says she did everything to get daughter Aurora to behave before making a confessional T-shirt and sending her to school in it. But shockingly, the principal didn't think abject humiliation was the right way to go. Westword has the story.

Monday, April 1, 2013 at 6:38 am
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A Mesa woman who was spotted holding her 3-year-old son facedown in puddles on Friday claimed that Jesus told her to drown the boy, according to authorities. Perhaps not surprisingly, the woman, 30-year-old Victoria Soliz, eventually would tell a doctor that she uses crystal meth as medication. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 3:55 pm

Kathryn Wright apparently couldn't face the idea chaperoning her grandchild's elementary school field trip sober, so police say she decided to down two water bottles full of vodka. Predictably, it didn't end well. Miami New Times has the story



Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 10:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: "Help me" was the text a Missouri mom sent to her boyfriend, prompting authorities to believe that she and her baby had been abducted by an abusive ex-husband. Turns out, police say, she was lying. Riverfront Times has the story.

Friday, March 15, 2013 at 1:01 pm
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Cops in Longwood, Florida, received a report this week that a young blond woman was sitting idly in a car parked outside of a Big Lots. The caller said she looked "stoned out of her face." When police arrived, they found her clutching a crack pipe and had a 2-week-old boy strapped in a car seat in the back. Miami New Times has the story. 

Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 5:08 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Beard told police she only ran into the story to get some milk, but she actually lingered for ten minutes. When she emerged, someone was driving off with the two toddlers in her car. What happened next? Westword has the story.