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ARLINGTON, TX - NOVEMBER 02: Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys before a game against the Arizona Cardinals at AT&T Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

5 People In The Right (Or Wrong) Place At The Right Time During NFL Week 9

From players to referees to fans, everyone is getting in on the Week 9 action…but maybe not in the way they imagined. Here’s 5 people who were in the right (or wrong) place at the right time…

11/02/2014

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Call Kurtis Investigates: Sacramento Restaurant Denies Blind Man’s Service Dog

A black lab named Hilton keeps James Malone safe when he’s out. Blind his entire life, James says he’s always been able to take his service dog into restaurants. When James and his family walked with Hilton into Sun Sky Indian Restaurant in South Sacramento, he says the manager kicked them out.

09/24/2014

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VA Hospital Changes Course, Allows Veteran’s Service Dog To Join Him For Alcohol Treatment

Arvin said his PTSD leads to him abusing alcohol, so he registered for the VA Menlo Park’s 28-day Foundations of Recovery program. He was supposed to leave his San Andreas home Thursday, but the VA said his dog was not welcome.

06/12/2014

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Impostor Service Animals Posing Growing Problem

It’s an easy law to break, and dog cheats do. By strapping a vest or backpack that says “service animal” to their pet, anyone can go in stores and restaurants where other dogs are banned, creating growing problems for the disabled community and business owners and leading to calls for better identifying the real deal.

10/10/2013

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Davis Teen Raising Service Dogs For Those With Various Needs Across Country

A Davis teenager is using his love for animals to help people in need by breeding service dogs.

09/15/2013

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Family Claims Apartment Complex Forced Son To Give Up Service Dog

A 9-year-old boy with cerebral palsy was forced to give up his service animal. His family says the place they were moving to wouldn’t allow the dog, but the complex tells a different story.

01/25/2013

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Police Help Reunite Blind Oak Park Man With Service Dog

A blind Oak Park man thanked police Thursday for a small act of service that left a big impression with him.

12/06/2012

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Service Dog Acts Quickly To Help Owner

Rich Armstrong and his service dog were crossing a Modesto theater parking lot about a week ago when a pickup truck barreled toward them, hit them and tossed them both about 30 feet.

08/29/2011

Ty, a service dog, is now in need of help himself. (credit: CBS)

Life-Saving Service Dog Now Needs Life-Saving Help

A woman who says her service dog saved her life is now trying to save his life.

05/06/2011