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Consumer Credit Counseling Service recently launched a program for members that includes free credit monitoring.
Steve Irwin's cameraman has spoken for the first time about the TV star's death, revealing the wildlife expert was stabbed hundreds of times by a stingray before he perished.
An 8-year-old student received minor injuries Tuesday after accidentally firing a handgun he found while waiting with other students at a school bus stop in northeast Bakersfield, Kern County Sheriff's officials said.