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Homeowner leaves poop package for thieves

Revenge is a dish best served cold and in the case of a D.C. couple, stinky. After falling victim to thieves who swiped packages off of their front porch several times, they decided to teach them a lesson, with a package filled with poop.
Here's what's tucked in the $1 trillion spending bill

Here's what's tucked in the $1 trillion spending bill

 The Congress that has done virtually nothing for two years is wrapping up 2014 with a bang.
Golden Globe nominees announced

Golden Globe nominees announced

The 2015 Golden Globe nominations were announced Thursday at 8:20 a.m. ET/5:20 a.m. PT by actors Peter Krause, Paula Patton, Jeremy Piven and Kate Beckinsale from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. Read on for the nominees:
Good Samaritans rescue abused dog found left for dead in trash bag

Good Samaritans rescue abused dog found left for dead in trash bag

A miracle dog named Gladys was getting a second chance at life thanks to good Samaritans who recently rescued the dog in Fontana after her owner or owners left her for dead.

Florida Lottery won by sexual predator

 The Florida Lottery is not celebrating its latest winner after it found out he is a convicted sexual predator. Timothy Poole, 43, posed for a photo after claiming a $ 3 million Super Millions prize this week.
Torrents, gales, 20-foot waves -- and blizzards -- to blast California

Torrents, gales, 20-foot waves -- and blizzards -- to blast California

"It never rains in California," a 60s rock ballad goes. That's basically true, and it makes the state a notorious drought zone -- currently the country's worst. But when it does rain, the song warns: "It pours.
Exposure to common household chemicals may cause IQ drop

Exposure to common household chemicals may cause IQ drop

 A chemical that's in a lot of household products may be hurting children's IQ's.
Navy: New laser weapon works, ready for action

Navy: New laser weapon works, ready for action

 (CNN) -- The U.S. Navy says its new laser weapon works and it will use it if it has to.
Torture report a best seller on Amazon

Torture report a best seller on Amazon

 The best selling spy book on Amazon.com isn't some thriller from Tom Clancy or Ian Flemming. It's an electronic edition of the Senate's report on the CIA's brutal interrogation program, the so-called torture report.
'Birdman' leads nominees at Golden Globe noms

'Birdman' leads nominees at Golden Globe noms

 (CNN) -- "Birdman" flew high at the nominations for the 72nd Golden Globes.
Researchers develop 'bionic bra'

Researchers develop 'bionic bra'

 (CNN) -- Victoria's Secret is so last year. Soon, women may enjoy high-tech breast support from a "bionic bra."
Underage drinking costs Georgia $1 billion, but students not charged

Underage drinking costs Georgia $1 billion, but students not charged

Atlanta, GA (WGCL) -- Underage drinking is a top public health concern and costs Georgians a billion dollars a year. A CBS46 investigation uncovered that on some college campuses police aren't citing students for the offense.
Four found dead after Connecticut house fire

Four found dead after Connecticut house fire

Enfield, CT (WFSB) -- Four people were found dead after a fire ripped through a home in Enfield on Wednesday morning.
Assistant principal helps save students life

Assistant principal helps save students life

Nashville, TN (WSMV) -- A family is grateful after an assistant principal managed to bring a student who suffers from seizures back to life.
NFL toughens policy addressing assault and domestic violence

NFL toughens policy addressing assault and domestic violence

 (CNN) -- NFL teams have unanimously endorsed a new personal conduct policy for all NFL employees after discussions that included experts on domestic violence and sexual assault, the league announced Wednesday.