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Yes, the economy is getting better

Yes, the economy is getting better

All things must die. In the case of the Federal Reserve's unprecedented stimulus program that has been a big driver of the five-year stock rally, the end is finally near.
London calling: World's top travel spot

London calling: World's top travel spot

A foggy day in London town is quite all right for 18.7 million people. That's how many will visit the British capital this year, making it the world's top international travel destination.
Jury: Dodgers negligent in Giants fan's beating

Jury: Dodgers negligent in Giants fan's beating

A California jury on Wednesday found the Los Angeles Dodgers negligent in a civil lawsuit related to the beating of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow following a 2011 baseball game.

Iowa welcomes refugees

Leaders in Davenport, Iowa are weighing in on the fight over what to do with thousands of children flooding the U.S. border. Davenport Mayor Bill Gluba is saying the Quad Cities shouldn't turn its back on these children.

Obama heads to Texas

President Obama was in Texas Wednesday evening, epicenter of the immigration crisis.

Driving while high

Tuesday marked an historic day in Washington, as the first legal marijuana shops opened for business. Now, DUI officers in Seattle and across the state are watching to see whether those cannabis customers get behind the wheel.

Jacksonville College ranked most affordable, private, 2-year college in U.S.

Jacksonville College has been called the "hidden gem" of East Texas.
More testing further delays movie theater shooting trial

More testing further delays movie theater shooting trial

The trial of James Holmes, accused in the mass shooting at an Aurora, Colorado, movie theater, has been delayed again.
Obama, Perry meet in Texas amid 'urgent humanitarian situation'

Obama, Perry meet in Texas amid 'urgent humanitarian situation'

President Barack Obama arrived Wednesday in Texas to discuss the immigration surge there, but he had no plans to visit the border area at the epicenter of what his administration labels an urgent humanitarian problem.
Bowe Bergdahl nears end of reintegration into everyday life in military, U.S.

Bowe Bergdahl nears end of reintegration into everyday life in military, U.S.

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is "just about done" with the final phase of his reintegration, a military source with access to information on Bergdahl's care told CNN.
Free Slurpees! 7-Eleven celebrates 7/11

Free Slurpees! 7-Eleven celebrates 7/11

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- 7-Eleven is celebrating its namesake corporate holiday on July 11, otherwise known as 7/11, with a raft of free food.
Free Slurpees! 7-Eleven celebrates 7/11

Free Slurpees! 7-Eleven celebrates 7/11

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- 7-Eleven is celebrating its namesake corporate holiday on July 11, otherwise known as 7/11, with a raft of free food.
Free Slurpees! 7-Eleven celebrates 7/11

Free Slurpees! 7-Eleven celebrates 7/11

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- 7-Eleven is celebrating its namesake corporate holiday on July 11, otherwise known as 7/11, with a raft of free food.
Report: Feds made $106 billion in wrong payments last year

Report: Feds made $106 billion in wrong payments last year

The federal government is continuing to dole out billions of dollars to people who shouldn't get them.

Police officer removes snake from toilet

A bathroom break for one worker at an Alabama construction office ended with an unexpected scare. Willie Harris says he couldn't believe his eyes.