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Taxing the rich: The record under Obama

Taxing the rich: The record under Obama

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- New year. Old strategy. The White House has already revealed many of President Obama's proposals to raise taxes on the rich that will be in his 2016 budget, due out Monday.
Bill Cosby facing litany of allegations

Bill Cosby facing litany of allegations

 (CNN) -- It seems as if every day brings another allegation that further dismantles Bill Cosby's image as the jovial, pudding-loving patriarch whose family-friendly brand of comedy tickled successive generations.
What's streaming on Netflix and Amazon in February

What's streaming on Netflix and Amazon in February

Ah, winter doldrums. Between the snowstorms and bitter temperatures, is there a better season for hunkering down for some binge watching or catching a movie?
Arrest made in body parts in suitcase killing

Arrest made in body parts in suitcase killing

A 59-year-old man was arrested early Saturday in connection with the grisly discovery of body parts in a suitcase left on a San Francisco sidewalk.
One killed, 2 injured on set of Martin Scorsese's movie 'Silence'

One killed, 2 injured on set of Martin Scorsese's movie 'Silence'

A structure on the Taiwan set of an upcoming Martin Scorsese movie collapsed this week, killing a studio construction worker and injuring two more, Taipei police said.
Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive, taken to hospital

Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive, taken to hospital

Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown was found unresponsive Saturday morning in a bathtub full of water in Roswell, Georgia, police in that Atlanta suburb said.
Washington lawmaker proposes car decal for young drivers

Washington lawmaker proposes car decal for young drivers

State representative Liz Pike proposed a bill that would require all drivers 19 and younger have a "New Driver" decal on the vehicles they drive.
Custody battle brewing over 'Zombie Cat'

Custody battle brewing over 'Zombie Cat'

 (CNN) -- A custody battle could be brewing over the Florida cat that was supposedly thought to be dead, buried and found alive several days later.
So stark it seems real: sheriff's video shows how to survive a mass shooting

So stark it seems real: sheriff's video shows how to survive a mass shooting

 LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- A stark re-enactment of a gunman in a mass killing is depicted in a new video by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department that says it's trying "to increase the odds for survival" for innocent bys
No drones: FAA only wants pigskin in the air at Super Bowl

No drones: FAA only wants pigskin in the air at Super Bowl

 (CNN) -- Headed to the Super Bowl this weekend? Bring your money, foam finger and tickets -- heck, even bring your face paint -- but please leave your drone at home.
2.1 million cars recalled for crash sensors

2.1 million cars recalled for crash sensors

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced on Saturday the recall of over 2 million vehicles to fix faulty crash sensors that could cause airbags to deploy for no reason.
Texas declares Chris Kyle Day in honor of sniper

Texas declares Chris Kyle Day in honor of sniper

Texas is setting aside a day to honor Chris Kyle, the U.S. Navy SEAL marksman depicted in the film, "American Sniper."
Measles cases in California soar

Measles cases in California soar

Last Wednesday, the number was 59. Nine days later, there are 91 cases of measles in California.
'Dad' gets a makeover in Super Bowl ads

'Dad' gets a makeover in Super Bowl ads

 (CNN) -- Are you tired of seeing the bumbling, clueless, buffoon-like dads in commercials -- the ones whose biggest contribution to child rearing is uttering "Yes dear" as their partners do all the work?

Super Bowl countdown continues

As rain clouds hovered over Phoenix, Arizona Friday, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addressed a very different storm, perhaps the toughest in NFL history.