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    World War II Vet Asks For One Birthday Wish

    World War II veteran "Joe Cuba" is turning 100 in a little more than a week and he has just one birthday wish -- to receive 100 birthday cards. (Published Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019)

    World War II veteran "Joe Cuba" is turning 100 in a little more than a week and he has just one birthday wish -- to receive 100 birthday cards.

    If you'd like to help Joe's birthday wish come true, his address is:

    Joe Cuba
    Brookdale Senior Living Solutions
    918 Midwestern Parkway
    Wichita Falls, TX 76302

    Just mail it in time for March 2, his big centennial celebration.

    Clerk Pulls Out Machete on Would-Be Robber

    [NATL] Clerk Pulls Out Machete on Would-Be Robber

    A would-be robber armed with a knife had a surprise in store when an Alabama store clerk pulled out a machete in defense. The two's brief knife fight was caught on camera before the clerk runs out to damage the robber's car.

    According to police, suspect Seth Holcomb walked up to the counter to make a purchase. He leaves the store and then comes back in as if to make a second purchase. Then, he pulled out a knife at the counter. What he didn't expect was that the clerk would pull out a machete of his own.

    (Published Wednesday, March 20, 2019)

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