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  • Teen Stowaway Survives In Wheel Well of Maui Flight

    Teen Stowaway Survives In Wheel Well of Maui Flight

    Monday, April 21 2014 12:30 AM EDT2014-04-21 04:30:34 GMT
    Teen stowaway survives in wheel well of Hawaiian Airlines plane flight from California to Hawaii.Teen stowaway survives in wheel well of Hawaiian Airlines plane flight from California to Hawaii.
    FBI officials say a 16 year old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii and survived.
    FBI officials say a 16 year old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii and survived.
  • Knoxville woman finds body under deck during Easter egg hunt

    Knoxville woman finds body under deck during Easter egg hunt

    April 18, 2014 07:19 AM 2014-04-20 00:38:25 GMT
    A mother was shocked to discover the odor she'd smelled was a dead body underneath the deck of her Knoxville home.
    A mother was shocked to discover the odor she'd smelled was a dead body underneath the deck of her Knoxville home.
  • $100,000 bond for Citrus dad accused of killing son so he could play video games

    $100,000 bond for Citrus dad accused of killing son so he could play video games

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:43:14 GMT
    Cody Eugene Wygant, 24, of Homosassa, is charged with child neglect with great bodily harm and third-degree murder in connection with the death of his son, Daymeon Wygant.
    Cody Eugene Wygant, 24, of Homosassa, is charged with child neglect with great bodily harm and third-degree murder in connection with the death of his son, Daymeon Wygant.
  • Full lunar eclipse delights Americas, 1st of year

    Full lunar eclipse delights Americas, 1st of year

    Sky-gazers in North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse - at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies.
    Sky-gazers in North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse - at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies.
  • Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine

    Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:22:01 GMT
    Pro-Russian militiamen who control government buildings in eastern Ukraine are showing no sign of relenting despite a deal between Moscow and Kiev.
    Pro-Russian insurgents defiantly refused Friday to surrender their weapons or give up government buildings in eastern Ukraine, despite a diplomatic accord reached in Geneva and overtures from the government in Kiev.
  • Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

    Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

    Friday, April 18 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:51:44 GMT
    A powerful earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday. The U.S. Geological Survey calculated its magnitude at 7.5 and said it was centered near the Pacific resort of Acapulco, where many Mexicans are...
    A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties.
  • Christians mark Good Friday in the Holy Land

    Christians mark Good Friday in the Holy Land

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:01:00 GMT
    Christians in the Holy Land are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City.
    Christians in the Holy Land have commemorated the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City.
  • Vice principal saved from Korea ferry found hanged

    Vice principal saved from Korea ferry found hanged

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:00 AM EDT2014-04-18 09:00:41 GMT
    Police say a high school vice principal who had been rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry has been found hanging from a tree.
    Police say a high school vice principal who had been rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry has been found hanging from a tree.
  • Transcript shows ferry captain delayed evacuation

    Transcript shows ferry captain delayed evacuation

    Strong currents, rain and bad visibility hampered an increasingly anxious search Thursday for 287 passengers, many thought to be high school students, still missing more than a day after their ferry flipped onto...
    Fresh questions arose about whether quicker action by the captain of a doomed ferry could have saved lives, even as rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of passengers still missing Friday and feared dead.
  • Citrus dad killed son so he could play video games, says Sheriff's Office

    Citrus dad killed son so he could play video games, says Sheriff's Office

    Thursday, April 17 2014 10:43 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:43:43 GMT
    A Citrus County father is charged with killing his one-year-old son so he could keep playing video games.
    A Citrus County father is charged with killing his one-year-old son so he could keep playing video games.
  • Police: Suspect in Custody in KC Highway Shootings

    Police: Suspect in Custody in KC Highway Shootings

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:57 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:57:51 GMT
    Police say a suspect is in custody in KC highway shootings.Police say a suspect is in custody in KC highway shootings.
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Kansas City's police chief says a suspect in a string of random highway shootings that have wounded three people is in custody.Police Chief Darryl Forte tweeted that he will provide additional information about the new developments in the investigation at a news conference Thursday night.Police said last week that they had connected 12 shootings since early March that have targeted vehicles on Kansas City-area roads. Investigators have looked into as many as 20 reporte...
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Kansas City's police chief says a suspect in a string of random highway shootings that have wounded three people is in custody.Police Chief Darryl Forte tweeted that he will provide additional information about the new developments in the investigation at a news conference Thursday night.Police said last week that they had connected 12 shootings since early March that have targeted vehicles on Kansas City-area roads. Investigators have looked into as many as 20 reporte...
  • Rapper Andre Johnson Severs Penis, Jumps off Building, but Survives

    Rapper Andre Johnson Severs Penis, Jumps off Building, but Survives

    Rapper Andre Johnson severed his penis and jumped from a Los Angeles apartment building early Wednesday, police said.
    Rapper Andre Johnson severed his penis and jumped from a Los Angeles apartment building early Wednesday, police said.
  • Study: Snack might help avoid fight with spouse

    Study: Snack might help avoid fight with spouse

    A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least if a new study that used voodoo dolls is right.
    A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least if a new study that used voodoo dolls is right.
  • US sending nonlethal aid to Ukraine military

    US sending nonlethal aid to Ukraine military

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:00 PM EDT2014-04-17 17:00:36 GMT
    Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says the U.S. will send nonlethal assistance to Ukraine's military in light of what he called Russia's ongoing destabilizing actions there.
    The U.S. will send medical supplies, helmets and other nonlethal aid to the Ukrainian military in response to Russia's "dangerously irresponsible" efforts to destabilize the country, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said...
  • Man Accused Of Choking Wife After "Fed Up" With Shopping

    Man Accused Of Choking Wife After "Fed Up" With Shopping

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:51:58 GMT
    An 81-year-old West Virginia man is accused of choking his wife.An 81-year-old West Virginia man is accused of choking his wife.
    State police say Ralph Ross told them he "lost it" and was "fed up" with shopping at a Wal-Mart with his wife Mary. Police say Ross pushed a shopping cart into the electric cart his wife was using, then choked and shook her.
    State police say Ralph Ross told them he "lost it" and was "fed up" with shopping at a Wal-Mart with his wife Mary. Police say Ross pushed a shopping cart into the electric cart his wife was using, then choked and shook her.
  • Burger Chain Easter Ad Featuring Blunt-Smoking Jesus Raises Eyebrows

    Burger Chain Easter Ad Featuring Blunt-Smoking Jesus Raises Eyebrows

    Seattle-based local burger chain Lunchbox Laboratory is turning heads with its Easter advertisement featuring Jesus holding a lit joint.
    Seattle-based local burger chain Lunchbox Laboratory is turning heads with its Easter advertisement featuring Jesus holding a lit joint.
  • Fears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinking

    Fears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinking

    More than 100 people were still unaccounted Wednesday several hours after a ferry carrying 476, most of them high school students, sank in cold waters off South Korea's southern coast, killing at least two and...
    Strong currents, rain and bad visibility hampered an increasingly anxious search Thursday for 287 passengers still missing a day after their ferry flipped onto its side and sank in cold waters off the southern coast of...
  • Firetruck rams California eatery; 15 injured

    Firetruck rams California eatery; 15 injured

    Two fire trucks answering a call have collided in a Los Angeles suburb, sending one careening into a restaurant and leaving 14 people, including several firefighters, injured, one critically.
    Two firetrucks heading to a burning home collided Wednesday in a Los Angeles suburb, sending one careening into a restaurant and injuring 15 people, including six firefighters.
  • Pro-Russian gunmen make inroads in eastern Ukraine

    Pro-Russian gunmen make inroads in eastern Ukraine

    An Associated Press reporter says he saw a column of combat vehicles in an eastern Ukrainian city, occupied by pro-Russian insurgents and flying Russian flags.
    The well-armed, Moscow-backed insurgency sowing chaos in eastern Ukraine scored a new victory Wednesday, seizing armored vehicles and weapons from underequipped government forces, then rolling through two cities to a...
  • D.C.'s City Wildlife Cares For Injured Baby Squirrel

    D.C.'s City Wildlife Cares For Injured Baby Squirrel

    WASHINGTON (WRIC) -- After falling 75 feet from a tree, a baby squirrel is recuperating with an over-sized cast at D.C.'s City Wildlife. The baby squirrel landed on a sidewalk and broke its ankle. Caretakers are helping it to recover and say it should heal quickly, according to a tweet from the organization. City Wildlife is a nonprofit group formed in 2008 to establish the first-ever wild animal rescue and rehabilitation center in D.C.Copyright 2014 by Young Broadcasting of Richmond
    WASHINGTON (WRIC) -- After falling 75 feet from a tree, a baby squirrel is recuperating with an over-sized cast at D.C.'s City Wildlife. The baby squirrel landed on a sidewalk and broke its ankle. Caretakers are helping it to recover and say it should heal quickly, according to a tweet from the organization. City Wildlife is a nonprofit group formed in 2008 to establish the first-ever wild animal rescue and rehabilitation center in D.C.Copyright 2014 by Young Broadcasting of Richmond
  • Man charged with marathon hoax is held on bail

    Man charged with marathon hoax is held on bail

    Authorities say a man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker is scheduled to appear in court.
    The man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker was sent to a state psychiatric facility for an evaluation Wednesday after an initial court appearance.
  • VIRAL VIDEO: Selfie Captures Man Getting Kicked By Train Engineer

    VIRAL VIDEO: Selfie Captures Man Getting Kicked By Train Engineer

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:46 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:46:32 GMT
    A video posted to YouTube showing a man getting kicked in the head by a person on a passing train has gone viral.
    A video posted to YouTube showing a man getting kicked in the head by a person on a passing train has gone viral.
  • Pistorius defense tries to rebuild case

    Pistorius defense tries to rebuild case

    The judge in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has ruled that proceedings will adjourn for more than two weeks after Thursday and resume on May 5.
    Oscar Pistorius' lawyers tried to roll back the prosecution's momentum at his murder trial Wednesday following the star athlete's shaky testimony, presenting a forensic expert who quickly found his own...
  • Customer tackles robber at Sarasota CVS store

    Customer tackles robber at Sarasota CVS store

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:15 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:15:17 GMT
    A customer at a Sarasota CVS store risked his life to tackle a man who was trying to rob the pharmacy. Surveillance photoA customer at a Sarasota CVS store risked his life to tackle a man who was trying to rob the pharmacy. Surveillance photo
    A customer at a Sarasota CVS store risked his life to tackle a man who was trying to rob the pharmacy. A surveillance camera recorded the dramatic takedown.
    A customer at a Sarasota CVS store risked his life to tackle a man who was trying to rob the pharmacy. A surveillance camera recorded the dramatic takedown.

  • Car Accident Killed Girls Missing Since 1971

    Car Accident Killed Girls Missing Since 1971

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:28 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:28:22 GMT
    The submerged car was found in Brule Creek in South Dakota in September 2013.The submerged car was found in Brule Creek in South Dakota in September 2013.
    Authorities say two South Dakota girls missing since 1971 died after driving into a creek on their way to a party at a nearby gravel pit.
    Authorities say two South Dakota girls missing since 1971 died after driving into a creek on their way to a party at a nearby gravel pit.
  • Sen. Ted Cruz: Too early to worry about 2016

    Sen. Ted Cruz: Too early to worry about 2016

    Republican Sen. Ted Cruz says it's too early to be thinking about 2016 and that he's working right now to make sure his party regains control of the Senate this year.
    Republican Sen. Ted Cruz says it's too early to be thinking about 2016 and that he's working right now to make sure his party regains control of the Senate this year.
  • 5 Things to Know about Tax Day

    5 Things to Know about Tax Day

    By The Associated Press The deadline for filing taxes is midnight Tuesday. Here are five things to consider as the deadline nears.
    By The Associated Press The deadline for filing taxes is midnight Tuesday. Here are five things to consider as the deadline nears.
  • Defense gets its turn in Pistorius murder trial

    Defense gets its turn in Pistorius murder trial

    Oscar Pistorius has resumed testifying at his murder trial under questioning from the chief prosecutor, who says the athlete's statement that he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by mistake is a lie.
    For five days, Oscar Pistorius endured a withering cross-examination at his murder trial from a prosecutor who pounced on apparent inconsistencies in his testimony. Yet, legal analysts said Tuesday, expert witnesses who...
  • Obama has silent moment for Boston bombing

    Obama has silent moment for Boston bombing

    President Barack Obama is observing the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing with a moment of silence at the White House.
    President Barack Obama is paying tribute to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing on its first anniversary with a moment of silence in the Oval Office.
  • Correction: Fatal Shooting-Victims story

    Correction: Fatal Shooting-Victims story

    Family members of a boy and his grandfather who were killed at a suburban Kansas City Jewish center say they were ambushed and shot in the head as they got out of their vehicle.
    In a story April 14 about victims of the shootings at two Jewish community sites in suburban Kansas City, The Associated Press erroneously identified the mother of the 14-year-old victim as Mindy Losen. Her last name is...
  • KFC Debuts Chicken Drumstick Corsage

    KFC Debuts Chicken Drumstick Corsage

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:14 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:14:26 GMT
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    Just in time for prom season, KFC has come out with a chicken corsage.
    Just in time for prom season, KFC has come out with a chicken corsage.
  • Police: Utah mom admitted to killing her 6 babies

    Police: Utah mom admitted to killing her 6 babies

    The discovery of seven dead babies in cardboard boxes in a Utah garage has police desperately seeking answers from the mother and other family members about how such a tragedy unfolded over a decade with no one...
    Megan Huntsman was clear about what she did with six of her newborn babies.
  • Kansas shooting suspect had no record of violence

    Kansas shooting suspect had no record of violence

    The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a well-known white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader who was once the...
    Never one to keep his hatred to himself, Frazier Glenn Cross for decades sought out any soapbox to espouse his white-supremacist beliefs, twice running for federal office with campaigns steeped in anti-Semitism.
  • EU moves to sanction more Russians over Ukraine

    EU moves to sanction more Russians over Ukraine

    European Union foreign ministers are deploring what they say is more Russian interference in Ukraine, but hoping an end to the crisis can still be peacefully negotiated.
    European Union foreign ministers decided Monday to sanction more Russians with asset freezes and visa bans as a sign of the trade bloc's outrage over Moscow's ongoing interference in Ukraine, a high-ranking EU...
  • 2 Southern states deny thousands of license plates each year

    2 Southern states deny thousands of license plates each year

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:59:44 GMT
    We've all seen the personalized license plates that are tough to figure out. In fact, license plates must meet a certain standard. And, they must make it past a special group of DMV workers who sort
    We've all seen the personalized license plates that are tough to figure out. In fact, license plates must meet a certain standard. And, they must make it past a special group of DMV workers who sort
  • Rocket leak delays space station delivery launch

    Rocket leak delays space station delivery launch

    The International Space Station is about to get some fresh groceries and material for an urgent repair job.
    A space station cargo ship will remain Earthbound for a while longer because of a rocket leak.
  • Pistorius accused of staging outbursts at trial

    Pistorius accused of staging outbursts at trial

    Oscar Pistorius is being cross-examined at his murder trial for the fourth day by chief prosecutor Gerrie Nel.
    Oscar Pistorius came under intense pressure Monday at his murder trial from the chief prosecutor, who dismissed his account of how he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp as a flimsy web of lies and accused the Olympian of...
  • Utah Mom Admitted To Killing Her 6 Babies

    Utah Mom Admitted To Killing Her 6 Babies

    Monday, April 14 2014 1:23 PM EDT2014-04-14 17:23:57 GMT
    39-year-old Megan Huntsman39-year-old Megan Huntsman
    Authorities say a Utah woman accused of killing six babies that she gave birth to over 10 years told investigators that she either strangled or suffocated the children and then put them inside boxes in her garage.
    Authorities say a Utah woman accused of killing six babies that she gave birth to over 10 years told investigators that she either strangled or suffocated the children and then put them inside boxes in her garage.
  • Chances Of Getting Audited By IRS Lowest In Years

    Chances Of Getting Audited By IRS Lowest In Years

    Monday, April 14 2014 12:21 PM EDT2014-04-14 16:21:25 GMT
    As millions of Americans race to meet Tuesday's tax deadline, their chances of getting audited are lower than they've been in years. Budget cuts and new responsibilities are straining the Internal Revenue Service's ability to police tax returns.
    As millions of Americans race to meet Tuesday's tax deadline, their chances of getting audited are lower than they've been in years. Budget cuts and new responsibilities are straining the Internal Revenue Service's ability to police tax returns.
  • 3 Dead After Suburban Kansas City Shooting

    3 Dead After Suburban Kansas City Shooting

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:55 PM EDT2014-04-14 03:55:43 GMT
    Fourteen people are facing child porn and exploitation charges after an undercover investigation involving more than three dozen law enforcement agencies.Fourteen people are facing child porn and exploitation charges after an undercover investigation involving more than three dozen law enforcement agencies.
    Officials say three people were shot and killed this afternoon in suburban Kansas City, and a spokeswoman for a local hospital says a 15-year-old boy is in critical condition. 
    Officials say three people were shot and killed this afternoon in suburban Kansas City, and a spokeswoman for a local hospital says a 15-year-old boy is in critical condition. 
  • Borgata casino lawsuit: Gambler cheated, won $9.6M

    Borgata casino lawsuit: Gambler cheated, won $9.6M

    An Atlantic City casino is suing a big-time gambler, claiming he won $9.6 million in a card-cheating scheme in baccarat.
    An Atlantic City casino is suing a big-time gambler, claiming he won $9.6 million in a card-cheating scheme in baccarat.
  • Firefighters Smash New BMW to Get To Hydrant

    Firefighters Smash New BMW to Get To Hydrant

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:05:05 GMT
    The man who parked his 2 day-old BMW in front of a fire hydrant got a $100 ticket, two smashed windows and a dent in his door.
    The man who parked his 2 day-old BMW in front of a fire hydrant got a $100 ticket, two smashed windows and a dent in his door.
  • Prosecutor challenges Pistorius' story of killing

    Prosecutor challenges Pistorius' story of killing

    Oscar Pistorius has resumed testifying at his murder trial under questioning from the chief prosecutor, who has accused the athlete of lying about how he fatally shot his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.
    What exactly was Oscar Pistorius doing in the moments before he fatally shot his girlfriend in his home?
  • Americas get front-row seat for lunar eclipse

    Americas get front-row seat for lunar eclipse

    North and South America, get ready for the first eclipse of the year.
    North and South America, get ready for the first eclipse of the year- in color.
  • Haas leads, with a pair of Masters champs 1 back

    Haas leads, with a pair of Masters champs 1 back

    If you're looking for someone not to pick at this year's Masters, go with Ryan Moore.
    No nerves. No worries. Adam Scott never knew the opening round at Augusta National could be so enjoyable.
  • Sebelius Resigning After Health Care Rollout

    Sebelius Resigning After Health Care Rollout

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-04-10 22:52:06 GMT
    A White House official says Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning from the Obama administration.A White House official says Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning from the Obama administration.
    The move comes just a week after the close of the rocky enrollment period for President Barack Obama's health care law.
    The move comes just a week after the close of the rocky enrollment period for President Barack Obama's health care law.
  • GM puts 2 engineers on paid leave in recall case

    GM puts 2 engineers on paid leave in recall case

    General Motors has put two engineers on paid leave as an outside attorney investigates why the company took more than a decade to recall millions of small cars for an ignition switch problem.
    General Motors has suspended two engineers in the first disciplinary action stemming from its mishandled recall of more than 2 million small cars for a deadly ignition switch problem. But the company also said a second...
  • VIDEO: Teacher, Student Brawl in Classroom, 2 Arrested

    VIDEO: Teacher, Student Brawl in Classroom, 2 Arrested

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-04-10 22:25:11 GMT
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    Police arrested two Santa Monica High School students over a video-recorded classroom fight between a teacher and a pupil that sparked condemnation from a district official and a backlash from parents.
    Police arrested two Santa Monica High School students over a video-recorded classroom fight between a teacher and a pupil that sparked condemnation from a district official and a backlash from parents.
  • Black box data lost for 2012 Malaysia Air flight

    Black box data lost for 2012 Malaysia Air flight

    Malaysian Airlines failed to properly preserve flight recordings during an incident at London's Heathrow Airport in 2012, a report by Britain's air accidents investigator said Thursday.
    Malaysia Airlines failed to properly preserve flight recordings during an incident at London's Heathrow Airport in 2012 when a plane had to turn back because of technical problems, a report by Britain's air...
  • Colbert To Replace Letterman On "The Late Show"

    Colbert To Replace Letterman On "The Late Show"

    Thursday, April 10 2014 12:30 PM EDT2014-04-10 16:30:26 GMT
    CBS has named Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman as the host of "The Late Show." CBS Entertainment tweeted the announcement Thursday, shortly after noon.
    CBS has named Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman as the host of "The Late Show." CBS Entertainment tweeted the announcement Thursday, shortly after noon.
  • TN Baseball Team Going Vintage

    TN Baseball Team Going Vintage

    Thursday, April 10 2014 5:28 AM EDT2014-04-10 09:28:45 GMT
    Vintage baseball team going back to the way it used to be.Vintage baseball team going back to the way it used to be.
    The second season of old-school baseball is opening this weekend with a double-header in Knoxville.Players in the Tennessee Association of Vintage Base Ball will observe the rules and customs of the game 1860s style.
    The second season of old-school baseball is opening this weekend with a double-header in Knoxville.Players in the Tennessee Association of Vintage Base Ball will observe the rules and customs of the game 1860s style.
  • Comcast argues benefits of Time Warner Cable deal

    Comcast argues benefits of Time Warner Cable deal

    Comcast is presenting its case for its $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable, saying the deal benefits consumers and doesn't limit competition.
    Comcast Corp. on Tuesday presented its case to government regulators arguing that its $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable Inc. will benefit consumers without limiting competition.
  • PETA Drops Restaurant Proposal for Jeffrey Dahmer House

    PETA Drops Restaurant Proposal for Jeffrey Dahmer House

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 12:50 PM EDT2014-04-09 16:50:27 GMT
    A national animal welfare group says it has abandoned the idea of turning serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer's childhood home in Ohio into a vegan restaurant.
    A national animal welfare group says it has abandoned the idea of turning serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer's childhood home in Ohio into a vegan restaurant.
  • Heartbleed Security Flaw Leaves Most of Internet Vulnerable

    Heartbleed Security Flaw Leaves Most of Internet Vulnerable

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 12:41 PM EDT2014-04-09 16:41:01 GMT
    Security researchers say millions of Internet surfers may have had their passwords, credit card numbers and other sensitive bits of data exposed by computer hackers.
    Security researchers say millions of Internet surfers may have had their passwords, credit card numbers and other sensitive bits of data exposed by computer hackers.
  • Batkid Throws Out First Pitch at SF Giants Game

    Batkid Throws Out First Pitch at SF Giants Game

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 11:48 AM EDT2014-04-09 15:48:04 GMT
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    It wasn't a bird or a plane, but a special 5-year-old kid that wowed the crowd at a baseball game Tuesday.
    It wasn't a bird or a plane, but a special 5-year-old kid that wowed the crowd at a baseball game Tuesday.
  • Toyota Recalls Nearly 6.4 Million Vehicles Globally

    Toyota Recalls Nearly 6.4 Million Vehicles Globally

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 11:09 AM EDT2014-04-09 15:09:34 GMT
    That recall includes 27 Toyota models including the Pontiac Vibe and the Subaru Trezia produced from March 2012 to August of 2013. That recall includes 27 Toyota models including the Pontiac Vibe and the Subaru Trezia produced from March 2012 to August of 2013.
    Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 6.39 million vehicles globally for a variety of problems spanning nearly 30 models in Japan, the U.S., Europe and other places. 
    Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 6.39 million vehicles globally for a variety of problems spanning nearly 30 models in Japan, the U.S., Europe and other places. 
  • Obama signs actions taking aim at gender pay gap

    Obama signs actions taking aim at gender pay gap

    President Barack Obama and his Democratic allies in Congress are making a concerted election-year push to draw attention to women's wages, linking Obama executive actions with pending Senate legislation aimed...
    In a concerted election-year push to draw attention to women's wages, President Barack Obama signed directives Tuesday to make it easier for workers of federal contractors to get information about workplace...
  • Pistorius wails while recalling shooting

    Pistorius wails while recalling shooting

    Oscar Pistorius was testifying for a second day at his murder trial Tuesday, answering questions from his defense lawyer.
    A subdued Oscar Pistorius on Tuesday described dinner at home, chatting and looking at cell phone photos with Reeva Steenkamp on the last night of her life. Then he erupted in anguished howls and heaving sobs while...
  • Scant relief: Summer gas price to dip a penny

    Scant relief: Summer gas price to dip a penny

    Drivers will get the slightest of breaks on gasoline prices this summer, according to the Energy Department.
    Drivers will get the slightest of breaks on gasoline prices this summer, according to the Energy Department.
  • Kerry warns Russia of tough new sanctions

    Kerry warns Russia of tough new sanctions

    Secretary of State John Kerry is warning Russia of harsher economic sanctions if it doesn't back down from involvement in Ukraine.
    Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday threatened Russia with tougher economic sanctions if it fails to back down from its chaotic involvement in Ukraine.
  • Michigan School To Host University Twins Day

    Michigan School To Host University Twins Day

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 6:18 AM EDT2014-04-08 10:18:15 GMT
    School to host twins day.School to host twins day.
    It's twins 101 at Grand Valley State. No, it's not a course at the Michigan university but a celebration. The school says they have 101 sets of twins enrolled as students this year. Half showed up for the weekend party.
    It's twins 101 at Grand Valley State. No, it's not a course at the Michigan university but a celebration. The school says they have 101 sets of twins enrolled as students this year. Half showed up for the weekend party.
  • Storms sock the Southeast, killing 2 people

    Storms sock the Southeast, killing 2 people

    Authorities say severe thunderstorms punching across the Southeast have forced the evacuation of an Alabama mobile home park as heavy rains cause scattered flooding and power outages and snarl rush hour commutes.
    Severe thunderstorms dumped heavy rains across the Southeast on Monday and caused flash flooding in central Alabama, where crews in small boats and military trucks had to rescue dozens of people from their homes and cars.
  • Pro-Russians call east Ukraine region independent

    Pro-Russians call east Ukraine region independent

    Authorities in Ukraine say armed gunmen have occupied the local headquarters of the security services in an eastern city where secessionist sentiment has sparked frequent protests since the country's...
    Pro-Moscow activists barricaded inside government buildings in eastern Ukraine proclaimed their regions independent Monday and called for a referendum on seceding from Ukraine - an ominous echo of the events that led to...
  • 'Promising lead' emerges in hunt for Flight 370

    'Promising lead' emerges in hunt for Flight 370

    Underwater sounds detected by a ship searching the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet are consistent with the pings from aircraft black boxes, an Australian official said Monday, dubbing it...
    A concentrated air and sea search was underway in the Indian Ocean on Tuesday after an Australian ship detected faint pings deep underwater in what an official called the "most promising lead" yet in the search for Flight...
  • Grumpy Cat Hits Terrible Twos

    Grumpy Cat Hits Terrible Twos

    Monday, April 7 2014 2:46 PM EDT2014-04-07 18:46:30 GMT
    Watch out world, Grumpy Cat has hit her terrible twos.Watch out world, Grumpy Cat has hit her terrible twos.
    The top dog in Internet cat stardom, known for her downward smile and bugged-out baby blues, spent her birthday Friday touring New York City with an entourage worthy of Hollywood.
    The top dog in Internet cat stardom, known for her downward smile and bugged-out baby blues, spent her birthday Friday touring New York City with an entourage worthy of Hollywood.
  • Oscar Pistorius takes witness stand for first time

    Oscar Pistorius takes witness stand for first time

    The defense in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial has opened its case, calling a pathologist as its first witness.
    His voice shaking, Oscar Pistorius took the witness stand Monday for the first time, testifying that he was trying to protect the girlfriend he killed and that he became so tormented by memories of the fatal shooting and...
  • UConn And Kentucky For National Title

    UConn And Kentucky For National Title

    Monday, April 7 2014 1:32 PM EDT2014-04-07 17:32:41 GMT
    Seventh-seeded Connecticut and eighth-seeded Kentucky meet Monday night in the NCAA championship game.Seventh-seeded Connecticut and eighth-seeded Kentucky meet Monday night in the NCAA championship game.
    Connecticut and Kentucky couldn't have met in last year's championship game and few people gave them a chance to be in this year's.  But they are.
    Connecticut and Kentucky couldn't have met in last year's championship game and few people gave them a chance to be in this year's.  But they are.
  • 'Cuban Twitter' heads to hearings in Congress

    'Cuban Twitter' heads to hearings in Congress

    The head of the U.S. government agency that secretly created a "Cuban Twitter" communications network designed to undermine the communist government in Cuba is expected to testify next week before a senator who...
    The head of the U.S. government agency that secretly created a "Cuban Twitter" communications network designed to undermine the communist government in Cuba is expected to testify next week before a senator who thinks the...
  • Obama plans to attend Fort Hood service Wednesday

    Obama plans to attend Fort Hood service Wednesday

    A White House aide says President Barack Obama plans to attend a memorial service Wednesday at Fort Hood - the site of last week's shooting rampage.
    A White House aide says President Barack Obama plans to attend a memorial service Wednesday at Fort Hood - the site of last week's shooting rampage.
  • Airlines say cost to factor in tracking standards

    Airlines say cost to factor in tracking standards

    The director of the International Air Transport Association says he wants to see a globally agreed-on standard for airlines to track planes in place by the end of this year to avoid another disappearance like that...
    The director of the International Air Transport Association said Monday he wants to see a globally agreed upon tracking standard in place by the end of this year, which also takes into consideration the cost on airlines,...
  • Facebook campaign pays off for 'Burger King Baby'

    Facebook campaign pays off for 'Burger King Baby'

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 7:13 AM EDT2014-03-26 11:13:35 GMT
    A woman who, as a newborn, was abandoned in the bathroom of a Pennsylvania fast-food restaurant said she has found her birth mother just three weeks after launching a search that garnered worldwide attention,
    A woman who, as a newborn, was abandoned in the bathroom of a Pennsylvania fast-food restaurant said she has found her birth mother just three weeks after launching a search that garnered worldwide attention,
  • Wal-Mart recalling dolls due to burn hazard

    Wal-Mart recalling dolls due to burn hazard

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-03-25 21:44:41 GMT
    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is recalling 174,000 dolls because the toy can overheat and potentially burn consumers.
    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is recalling 174,000 dolls because the toy can overheat and potentially burn consumers.
  • Caught on Cam: Deer rescued from fence

    Caught on Cam: Deer rescued from fence

    Monday, March 24 2014 10:37 AM EDT2014-03-24 14:37:10 GMT
    The deer got caught in the fence Sunday morning.The deer got caught in the fence Sunday morning.
    An Attleboro family found quite a surprise in their backyard when a deer became stuck in their fence.
    An Attleboro family found quite a surprise in their backyard when a deer became stuck in their fence.
  • Couple at the right place at the right time, saves child falling from window

    Couple at the right place at the right time, saves child falling from window

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 8:06 AM EDT2014-03-18 12:06:28 GMT
    A couple moving out of their apartment did some quick thinking that saved a little child's life. The couple had noticed two kids were throwing their toys out the window for some reason along the 400 block
    A couple moving out of their apartment did some quick thinking that saved a little child's life. The couple had noticed two kids were throwing their toys out the window for some reason along the 400 block
  • Dead seal with sign found outside Providence home

    Dead seal with sign found outside Providence home

    Monday, March 17 2014 4:54 PM EDT2014-03-17 20:54:53 GMT
    State enviornmental officials are investigating after someone left a dead seal outside the front of a home on Evergreen Street in Providence.State enviornmental officials are investigating after someone left a dead seal outside the front of a home on Evergreen Street in Providence.
    State environmental officials are investigating after someone left a dead seal outside the front of a home on Evergreen Street.
    State environmental officials are investigating after someone left a dead seal outside the front of a home on Evergreen Street.
  • CBS announces renewals of 18 prime-time shows

    CBS announces renewals of 18 prime-time shows

    Thursday, March 13 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-03-13 21:22:59 GMT
    Top-rated CBS has renewed 18 more of its prime-time series for next season. These pickups come on the heels of Wednesday's announcement that "The Big Bang Theory" will be back for at least 3 more years.
    Top-rated CBS has renewed 18 more of its prime-time series for next season. These pickups come on the heels of Wednesday's announcement that "The Big Bang Theory" will be back for at least 3 more years.
  • Internet Buzzing About Finding Missing Malaysia Airliner, Passengers

    Internet Buzzing About Finding Missing Malaysia Airliner, Passengers

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 5:15 PM EDT2014-03-12 21:15:40 GMT
    The search area for a missing jetliner has expanded with Malaysian Airlines saying the western coast of the country is now the focus of the hunt.The search area for a missing jetliner has expanded with Malaysian Airlines saying the western coast of the country is now the focus of the hunt.
    A Colorado Company is giving the world access to their satellites hoping people can help find missing Malaysia Airline's Flight 370.The company,
    A Colorado Company is giving the world access to their satellites hoping people can help find missing Malaysia Airline's Flight 370.The company,
  • 2-year-old saves mom with Facetime

    2-year-old saves mom with Facetime

    Monday, March 10 2014 11:07 AM EDT2014-03-10 15:07:45 GMT
    Laura Toone of Tucson, Arizona desperately needed paramedics, but couldn't dial 911. A foster dog she cared for attacked one of her own dogs. When she tried to break up the dog fight, the dog almost took
    Laura Toone of Tucson, Arizona desperately needed paramedics, but couldn't dial 911. A foster dog she cared for attacked one of her own dogs. When she tried to break up the dog fight, the dog almost took
  • Groom charged in crash that killed bride just after wedding

    Groom charged in crash that killed bride just after wedding

    Thursday, February 27 2014 6:07 PM EST2014-02-27 23:07:20 GMT
    A Georgia man is facing charges in a crash that killed his newlywed wife as they drove back from their wedding reception just days after this last Christmas. Georgia State Patrol officials say 28-year-old
    A Georgia man is facing charges in a crash that killed his newlywed wife as they drove back from their wedding reception just days after this last Christmas. Georgia State Patrol officials say 28-year-old
  • Couple walking dog discover 1,400 gold coins worth $10 million

    Couple walking dog discover 1,400 gold coins worth $10 million

    Tuesday, February 25 2014 6:25 PM EST2014-02-25 23:25:56 GMT
    A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their Gold Country property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree. Nearly
    A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their Gold Country property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree. Nearly
  • Kidnapped girl found dead in man's house; suspect arrested

    Kidnapped girl found dead in man's house, suspect arrested

    Wednesday, February 19 2014 2:43 PM EST2014-02-19 19:43:44 GMT
    A grade school coach has been jailed on suspicion of first-degree murder in the abduction and death of a 10-year-old girl in southwest Missouri, police said Wednesday. A body believed to be that of Hailey
    A grade school coach has been jailed on suspicion of first-degree murder in the abduction and death of a 10-year-old girl in southwest Missouri, police said Wednesday. A body believed to be that of Hailey
  • Nike set to come out with self-tying shoes

    Nike set to come out with self-tying shoes

    Monday, February 17 2014 12:51 PM EST2014-02-17 17:51:11 GMT
    Remember the shoes seen in the movie "Back to the Future 2" worn by the main character Marty McFly? Those self-tying shoes of the future may be a reality next year. What's ironic is the film is set in
    Remember the shoes seen in the movie "Back to the Future 2" worn by the main character Marty McFly? Those self-tying shoes of the future may be a reality next year. What's ironic is the film is set in
  • Top 10 Gifts Of 2013 Show Rebound In Philanthropy

    Top 10 Gifts Of 2013 Show Rebound In Philanthropy

    Wednesday, January 29 2014 8:31 AM EST2014-01-29 13:31:06 GMT
    Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan made a large gift to charity in 2013.Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan made a large gift to charity in 2013.
    A report from The Chronicle of Philanthropy on the top gifts of the past year found there were more gifts of $100 million or more than in 2012. The largest donation of 2013 came from Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan.
    A report from The Chronicle of Philanthropy on the top gifts of the past year found there were more gifts of $100 million or more than in 2012. The largest donation of 2013 came from Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan.
  • 8-year-old saves 6 people from fire, but dies trying to save grandfather

    8-year-old saves 6 people from fire, but dies trying to save grandfather

    Wednesday, January 22 2014 3:10 PM EST2014-01-22 20:10:49 GMT
    An 8-year-old boy woke up to a fire and hurried trying to save everyone. Authorities say Tyler Doohan, was staying at the home of relatives in the nearby town of Penfield, New York Sunday night. A fire
    An 8-year-old boy woke up to a fire and hurried trying to save everyone. Authorities say Tyler Doohan, was staying at the home of relatives in the nearby town of Penfield, New York Sunday night. A fire
  • Last Minute Push For Holiday Sales

    Last Minute Push For Holiday Sales

    Tuesday, January 21 2014 4:44 AM EST2014-01-21 09:44:04 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - Holiday sales don't seem to be picking up as it gets closer to Christmas.NEW YORK (AP) - Holiday sales don't seem to be picking up as it gets closer to Christmas.
    NEW YORK (AP) - Holiday sales don't seem to be picking up as it gets closer to Christmas. After a strong start to the season, sales at stores have fallen for three consecutive weeks. And that's putting a lot of pressure on retailers. ShopperTrak says for the week that ended Sunday, sales at U.S. stores dropped 3.1 percent to $42.7 billion, when compared to the same period last year.
    NEW YORK (AP) - Holiday sales don't seem to be picking up as it gets closer to Christmas. After a strong start to the season, sales at stores have fallen for three consecutive weeks. And that's putting a lot of pressure on retailers. ShopperTrak says for the week that ended Sunday, sales at U.S. stores dropped 3.1 percent to $42.7 billion, when compared to the same period last year.
  • School officials warn parents of students snorting Smarties

    School officials warn parents of students snorting Smarties

    Friday, January 17 2014 5:40 PM EST2014-01-17 22:40:16 GMT
    Portsmouth Middle School officials sent out a note this week to parents warning of the dangers of snorting and smoking Smarties.
    Portsmouth Middle School officials sent out a note this week to parents warning of the dangers of snorting and smoking Smarties.
  • Teen girl sexually assaulted by 3 boys, photos leaked just before her suicide

    Teen girl sexually assaulted by 3 boys, photos leaked just before her suicide

    Thursday, January 16 2014 1:53 PM EST2014-01-16 18:53:09 GMT
    Three teenage boys have admitted to sexually assaulting a 15-year-old Northern California girl who later committed suicide after photographs of the attack were circulated to classmates, according to published
    Three teenage boys have admitted to sexually assaulting a 15-year-old Northern California girl who later committed suicide after photographs of the attack were circulated to classmates, according to published
  • Hanging dog photo on Facebook lands couple in jail

    Hanging dog photo on Facebook lands couple in jail

    Tuesday, January 14 2014 3:05 PM EST2014-01-14 20:05:27 GMT
    Prosecutors in central Alabama say two people accused of hanging a puppy at a house in Valley Grande have been charged with animal cruelty. Fourth Judicial Circuit District Attorney Michael Jackson said
    Prosecutors in central Alabama say two people accused of hanging a puppy at a house in Valley Grande have been charged with animal cruelty. Fourth Judicial Circuit District Attorney Michael Jackson said
  • Report: Obama To Speak At NC State During Visit

    Report: Obama To Speak At NC State During Visit

    Sunday, January 12 2014 11:08 AM EST2014-01-12 16:08:19 GMT
    Officials say President Barack Obama is speaking at North Carolina State University when he visits the state next week. Officials say President Barack Obama is speaking at North Carolina State University when he visits the state next week.
    Officials say President Barack Obama is speaking at North Carolina State University when he visits the state next week.
    Officials say President Barack Obama is speaking at North Carolina State University when he visits the state next week.
  • Charlotte Settles With Family Man Shot By Police

    Charlotte Settles With Family Man Shot By Police

    Sunday, January 12 2014 11:03 AM EST2014-01-12 16:03:20 GMT
    The city of Charlotte has reached a settlement with the family of a Stanly County man shot and killed by police while he worked to repair a cellphone tower. The city of Charlotte has reached a settlement with the family of a Stanly County man shot and killed by police while he worked to repair a cellphone tower.
    The city of Charlotte has reached a settlement with the family of a Stanly County man shot and killed by police while he worked to repair a cellphone tower.
    The city of Charlotte has reached a settlement with the family of a Stanly County man shot and killed by police while he worked to repair a cellphone tower.
  • Will.i.am Joins Creative Team At Rock Hill Company

    Will.i.am Joins Creative Team At Rock Hill Company

    Sunday, January 12 2014 10:57 AM EST2014-01-12 15:57:33 GMT
    Grammy-winning musician and producer will.i.am has joined the creative team at Rock Hill's 3D Systems. The Herald of Rock Hill reports that the Black Eyed Peas frontman's official title is chief creative officer at 3D Systems Corporation.  Grammy-winning musician and producer will.i.am has joined the creative team at Rock Hill's 3D Systems. The Herald of Rock Hill reports that the Black Eyed Peas frontman's official title is chief creative officer at 3D Systems Corporation.
    Grammy-winning musician and producer will.i.am has joined the creative team at Rock Hill's 3D Systems. The Herald of Rock Hill reports that the Black Eyed Peas frontman's official title is chief creative officer at 3D Systems Corporation. 
    Grammy-winning musician and producer will.i.am has joined the creative team at Rock Hill's 3D Systems. The Herald of Rock Hill reports that the Black Eyed Peas frontman's official title is chief creative officer at 3D Systems Corporation. 
  • Krispy Kreme To Offer Coupon For "Sweet Dozen Deal"

    Krispy Kreme To Offer Coupon For "Sweet Dozen Deal"

    Thursday, January 9 2014 3:51 AM EST2014-01-09 08:51:06 GMT
    There's some good news for Krispy Kremefans all over.Thursday, December 12, andDecember 12only, Krispy Kreme isinviting everyone to download acouponfor "Buy One Dozen Original Glazed Doughnuts And Get OneDozen Original Glazed Doughnuts Free."Krispy Kreme says this is in response to a December 2 challenge met by millions ofFacebook fans.To use the coupon, you must print it out, or show the coupon on your mobile device.This coupon is only valid December 12, 2013, and only at participating Krisp...
    There's some good news for Krispy Kremefans all over.Thursday, December 12, andDecember 12only, Krispy Kreme isinviting everyone to download acouponfor "Buy One Dozen Original Glazed Doughnuts And Get OneDozen Original Glazed Doughnuts Free."Krispy Kreme says this is in response to a December 2 challenge met by millions ofFacebook fans.To use the coupon, you must print it out, or show the coupon on your mobile device.This coupon is only valid December 12, 2013, and only at participating Krisp...
  • UK: Work To Recover U.S. Bodies After Helicopter Crash

    UK: Work To Recover U.S. Bodies After Helicopter Crash

    Wednesday, January 8 2014 7:05 AM EST2014-01-08 12:05:09 GMT
    LONDON (AP) - Authorities in England have cordoned off flooded marshes to remove the bodies of four U.S. Air Force crewmen killed in a helicopter crash. 
    LONDON (AP) - Authorities in England have cordoned off flooded marshes to remove the bodies of four U.S. Air Force crewmen killed in a helicopter crash. 
  • Deep Freeze Expected To Let Up Wednesday

    Deep Freeze Expected To Let Up Wednesday

    Wednesday, January 8 2014 7:01 AM EST2014-01-08 12:01:19 GMT
    ATLANTA (AP) - The arctic blast is easing its grip on much of the U.S., giving way to warmer, but still very chilly temperatures in many places.ATLANTA (AP) - The arctic blast is easing its grip on much of the U.S., giving way to warmer, but still very chilly temperatures in many places.
    ATLANTA (AP) - The arctic blast is easing its grip on much of the U.S., giving way to warmer, but still very chilly temperatures in many places. 
    ATLANTA (AP) - The arctic blast is easing its grip on much of the U.S., giving way to warmer, but still very chilly temperatures in many places. 
  • U.S. Sells Final Shares On General Motors

    U.S. Sells Final Shares On General Motors

    Tuesday, January 7 2014 7:34 AM EST2014-01-07 12:34:00 GMT
    DETROIT (AP) - The U.S. government ended up losing $10.5 billion on theGeneral Motors bailout, but it says the alternative would have been far worse. The Treasury Department sold its final shares of the Detroit auto giant on Monday, recovering $39 billion of the $49.5 billion it spent to save the dying automaker at the height of the financial crisis five years ago. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew says that without the bailout, the country would have lost more than a million jobs, and the econo...
    DETROIT (AP) - The U.S. government ended up losing $10.5 billion on theGeneral Motors bailout, but it says the alternative would have been far worse. The Treasury Department sold its final shares of the Detroit auto giant on Monday, recovering $39 billion of the $49.5 billion it spent to save the dying automaker at the height of the financial crisis five years ago. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew says that without the bailout, the country would have lost more than a million jobs, and the econo...
  • SUV crashes upside down into collision repair shop

    SUV crashes upside down into collision repair shop

    Thursday, January 2 2014 2:14 PM EST2014-01-02 19:14:20 GMT
    The driver of an SUV got the new year off to a bad, but ironic start on Wednesday night.  A GMC Yukon somehow crashed – upside down – into a collision repair shop in the town of Colleyville, Texas, KDFW-TV
    The driver of an SUV got the new year off to a bad, but ironic start on Wednesday night.  A GMC Yukon somehow crashed – upside down – into a collision repair shop in the town of Colleyville, Texas, KDFW-TV
  • A&E Reverses Decision On 'Duck Dynasty' Patriarch

    A&E Reverses Decision On 'Duck Dynasty' Patriarch

    Friday, December 27 2013 6:14 PM EST2013-12-27 23:14:06 GMT
    The AE channel said it's reversing its decision to drop "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson from the show for his remarks about gays.The AE channel said it's reversing its decision to drop "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson from the show for his remarks about gays.
    The AE channel said it's reversing its decision to drop "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson from the show for his remarks about gays.
    The AE channel said it's reversing its decision to drop "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson from the show for his remarks about gays.
  • Wal-Mart Stores CEO Steps Down

    Wal-Mart Stores CEO Steps Down

    Monday, December 23 2013 11:44 AM EST2013-12-23 16:44:03 GMT
    Wal-Mart Stores CEO and President Mike Duke is stepping down from those posts. The world's biggest retailer named Doug McMillon as his successor.
    Wal-Mart Stores CEO and President Mike Duke is stepping down from those posts. The world's biggest retailer named Doug McMillon as his successor.
  • Google, HP Recall Chromebook 11 Chargers

    Google, HP Recall Chromebook 11 Chargers

    Tuesday, December 17 2013 10:00 AM EST2013-12-17 15:00:43 GMT
    There is one report of a small burn to a consumer and one report of minor property damage.There is one report of a small burn to a consumer and one report of minor property damage.
    Google and HP are recalling 145,000 Chromebook 11 power supply/chargers because the product can overheat and melt, posing fire and burn hazards. Google has received nine reports of chargers overheating and melting during use. There is one report of a small burn to a consumer and one report of minor property damage.
    Google and HP are recalling 145,000 Chromebook 11 power supply/chargers because the product can overheat and melt, posing fire and burn hazards. Google has received nine reports of chargers overheating and melting during use. There is one report of a small burn to a consumer and one report of minor property damage.
  • Mandela Event Signer Was In Group That Burned Men

    Mandela Event Signer Was In Group That Burned Men

    Monday, December 16 2013 8:24 AM EST2013-12-16 13:24:09 GMT
    Four people tell AP that bogus sign language interpreter Thamsanqa Jantjie was among a group of people who accosted two men found with a stolen television and burned them to death in 2003.
    Four people tell AP that bogus sign language interpreter Thamsanqa Jantjie was among a group of people who accosted two men found with a stolen television and burned them to death in 2003.
  • Caught On Camera: Trooper, Suspect Fall Over Side Of Bridge

    Caught On Camera: Trooper, Suspect Fall Over Side Of Bridge

    Friday, December 13 2013 11:00 AM EST2013-12-13 16:00:22 GMT
    New police cruiser dashcam video has been released showing a chase that sent a Michigan State Police trooper and the person he was pursuing to the hospital.New police cruiser dashcam video has been released showing a chase that sent a Michigan State Police trooper and the person he was pursuing to the hospital.
    New police cruiser dashcam video has been released showing a chase that sent a Michigan State Police trooper and the person he was pursuing to the hospital.
    New police cruiser dashcam video has been released showing a chase that sent a Michigan State Police trooper and the person he was pursuing to the hospital.
  • School drops sexual harassment claim against 6-year-old for kissing girl

    School drops sexual harassment claim against 6-year-old for kissing girl

    Thursday, December 12 2013 5:58 PM EST2013-12-12 22:58:52 GMT
    A 6-year-old boy has been suspended for kissing a girl on the cheek. School officials in Canon City decided to drop sexual harassment against the boy.
    A 6-year-old boy has been suspended for kissing a girl on the cheek. School officials in Canon City decided to drop sexual harassment against the boy.
  • Batkid Fights Crime In San Francisco As Part of Make-A-Wish

    Batkid Fights Crime In San Francisco As Part of Make-A-Wish

    Wednesday, December 11 2013 5:57 PM EST2013-12-11 22:57:31 GMT
    Batkid saves Gotham!Batkid saves Gotham!
    Miles will become Batkid, and San Francisco’s Police Chief will be calling on the young superhero to help restore justice.
    Miles will become Batkid, and San Francisco’s Police Chief will be calling on the young superhero to help restore justice.
  • Pope Francis Named Time's Man Of The Year

    Pope Francis Named Time's Man Of The Year

    Wednesday, December 11 2013 11:21 AM EST2013-12-11 16:21:00 GMT
    Pope Francis on TIME Magazine CoverPope Francis on TIME Magazine Cover
    In only his first year, the pope was selected by the magazine's editor as the person who had the greatest impact on the world, for good or bad, during 2013.
    In only his first year, the pope was selected by the magazine's editor as the person who had the greatest impact on the world, for good or bad, during 2013.
  • At 11th Hour, Congress Debates Plastic Gun Ban

    At 11th Hour, Congress Debates Plastic Gun Ban

    Tuesday, December 3 2013 8:05 AM EST2013-12-03 13:05:52 GMT
    Plastic gun debate begins on Capitol HillPlastic gun debate begins on Capitol Hill
    Congress is moving to renew a 25-year-old ban on firearms that can evade metal detectors and X-ray machines.  The Republican-led House is expected to approve a 10-year extension on the ban on Tuesday.
    Congress is moving to renew a 25-year-old ban on firearms that can evade metal detectors and X-ray machines.  The Republican-led House is expected to approve a 10-year extension on the ban on Tuesday.
  • The Baby Who Had to be Defrosted

    The Baby Who Had to be Defrosted

    Baby Freddy Cooke did not breathe for 20 minutes after he was born.  His parents were warned that even if he survived he would be severely brain damaged from a lack of oxygen.But Freddy was given a revolutionary
    Baby Freddy Cooke did not breathe for 20 minutes after he was born.  His parents were warned that even if he survived he would be severely brain damaged from a lack of oxygen.

    But Freddy was given a revolutionary treatment to cool his core body temperature, putting him in a state of induced hypothermia.  He was saved by pioneering ice therapy. 
  • Unprovoked, deadly 'knockout game' attacks spread as youth do it for 'fun'

    Unprovoked, deadly 'knockout game' attacks spread as youth do it for 'fun'

    Wednesday, November 20 2013 1:29 PM EST2013-11-20 18:29:02 GMT
    The attacks are shocking and violent – and sometimes deadly -- but youth across the country are calling the unprovoked attacks a "game" that they are "playing." The point of Knockout or One-Hitter-Quitter,
    The attacks are shocking and violent – and sometimes deadly -- but youth across the country are calling the unprovoked attacks a "game" that they are "playing." The point of Knockout or One-Hitter-Quitter,
  • Man With SC Flag Mows Lawn At Washington D.C. Memorials

    Man With SC Flag Mows Lawn At Washington D.C. Memorials

    Wednesday, October 9 2013 9:42 PM EDT2013-10-10 01:42:06 GMT
    Chris Cox is cleaning up DC memorials with a lawnmower and a SC flag. Courtesy: Sally SchwettmannChris Cox is cleaning up DC memorials with a lawnmower and a SC flag. Courtesy: Sally Schwettmann
    South Carolinian Chris Cox is calling himself the Memorial Militia and he's been cleaning up several memorials including the Lincoln, WWII, and Korean War, Vietnam War memorials. Courtesy: Sally Schwettmann
    South Carolinian Chris Cox is calling himself the Memorial Militia and he's been cleaning up several memorials including the Lincoln, WWII, and Korean War, Vietnam War memorials.
  • "To Kill A Mockingbird" Author Lawsuit

    "To Kill A Mockingbird" Author Lawsuit

    Sunday, October 6 2013 10:56 AM EDT2013-10-06 14:56:02 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee has settled a New York lawsuit against two of the defendants she sued in May to re-secure the copyright to her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
    NEW YORK (AP) - "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee has settled a New York lawsuit against two of the defendants she sued in May to re-secure the copyright to her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
  • Upstate Couple In Court For Sex Trafficking Accusation

    Upstate Couple In Court For Sex Trafficking Accusation

    Thursday, August 22 2013 5:40 PM EDT2013-08-22 21:40:07 GMT
    A Greenville County couple accused in a sex trafficking ring was in court Thursday in Birmingham, Alabama.A Greenville County couple accused in a sex trafficking ring was in court Thursday in Birmingham, Alabama.
    A Greenville County couple accused in a sex trafficking ring was in court Thursday in Birmingham, Alabama.
    A Greenville County couple accused in a sex trafficking ring was in court Thursday in Birmingham, Alabama.
  • Alaska Plane Crash Preliminary Report Released

    Alaska Plane Crash Preliminary Report Released

    Thursday, August 8 2013 1:46 PM EDT2013-08-08 17:46:31 GMT
    Investigators have released a preliminary report on a plane crash in Alaska that killed all 10 on board.Investigators have released a preliminary report on a plane crash in Alaska that killed all 10 on board.
    Investigators have released a preliminary report on a plane crash in Alaska that killed all 10 on board.
    Investigators have released a preliminary report on a plane crash in Alaska that killed all 10 on board.
  • Same-Sex Couples Get Married Today In MN and RI

    Same-Sex Couples Get Married Today In MN and RI

    Thursday, August 1 2013 4:41 PM EDT2013-08-01 20:41:10 GMT
    Gay couples exchanged vows Thursday in Minnesota and Rhode Island.Gay couples exchanged vows Thursday in Minnesota and Rhode Island.
    In public celebrations and intimate ceremonies, gay couples exchanged vows Thursday in Minnesota and Rhode Island as the number of places where same-sex couples can wed grew to more than a quarter of U.S. states.
    In public celebrations and intimate ceremonies, gay couples exchanged vows Thursday in Minnesota and Rhode Island as the number of places where same-sex couples can wed grew to more than a quarter of U.S. states.
  • Russia Grants Asylum To NSA Leaker

    Russia Grants Asylum To NSA Leaker

    Thursday, August 1 2013 11:00 AM EDT2013-08-01 15:00:09 GMT
    Russia Grants Asylum To Edward SnowdenRussia Grants Asylum To Edward Snowden
    Russia has granted asylum to National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden.
    Russia has granted asylum to National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden.
  • 'Miracle' rescue described of boy trapped under 11-feet of beach sand

    'Miracle' rescue described of boy trapped under 11-feet of beach sand

    Monday, July 15 2013 8:06 PM EDT2013-07-16 00:06:58 GMT
    The doctor who helped treat a 6-year-old Illinois boy who was buried in sand for hours at a northern Indiana dune says the child is expected to make a full neurological recovery. Dr. Tracy Koogler is
    The doctor who helped treat a 6-year-old Illinois boy who was buried in sand for hours at a northern Indiana dune says the child is expected to make a full neurological recovery. Dr. Tracy Koogler is
  • Hold The Milk: Your Favorite Cereal May Not Be So ‘Wholesome’

    Hold The Milk: Your Favorite Cereal May Not Be So ‘Wholesome’

    Friday, June 28 2013 7:13 PM EDT2013-06-28 23:13:07 GMT
    If Frosted Mini-Wheats has been a part of your family’s diet for some time now, you may be eligible for some compensation.If Frosted Mini-Wheats has been a part of your family’s diet for some time now, you may be eligible for some compensation.
    If Frosted Mini-Wheats has been a part of your family's diet for some time now, you may be eligible for some compensation.
    Kellogg has agreed to pay $4 million to settle a class-action lawsuit after claiming its Frosted Mini-Wheats improved kids' attentiveness and memory.
  • U.S. Woman Facing Drug Charge Released in Mexico

    U.S. Woman Facing Drug Charge Released in Mexico

    Friday, May 31 2013 6:03 AM EDT2013-05-31 10:03:34 GMT
    A U.S. woman in a Mexico prison on a drug-smuggling charge has been released.
    A U.S. woman in a Mexico prison on a drug-smuggling charge has been released.
  • Toyota, Honda, Nissan Announce Air Bag Recall

    Toyota, Honda, Nissan Announce Air Bag Recall

    Thursday, May 9 2013 12:19 PM EDT2013-05-09 16:19:08 GMT
    No injuries have been reported related to the problem.No injuries have been reported related to the problem.
    Toyota, Honda and Nissan are recalling more than 2 million vehicles globally for an identical problem with air bags on the passenger side whose inflator may burst, sending plastic pieces flying.
    Toyota, Honda and Nissan are recalling more than 2 million vehicles globally for an identical problem with air bags on the passenger side whose inflator may burst, sending plastic pieces flying.
  • Deputies fatally shoot naked man who bit teen's face

    Deputies fatally shoot naked man who bit teen's face

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 4:19 PM EST2014-02-05 21:19:30 GMT
    A naked man who witnesses described as having "superhuman" strength was shot outside Delray Beach Tuesday night after biting a teenager's face and attacking several other people, officials said. The incident
    A naked man who witnesses described as having "superhuman" strength was shot outside Delray Beach Tuesday night after biting a teenager's face and attacking several other people, officials said. The incident
  • Murder charge for pair after daughter dies from drinking grape soda

    Murder charge for pair after daughter dies from drinking grape soda

    Thursday, February 6 2014 4:32 PM EST2014-02-06 21:32:37 GMT
    After a two year investigation into the death of a Hawkins County 5-year-old girl, her father and his wife are charged with killing her by making her drink 2 liters of grape soda and water. Back on January
    After a two year investigation into the death of a Hawkins County 5-year-old girl, her father and his wife are charged with killing her by making her drink 2 liters of grape soda and water. Back on January
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