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"My body is on fire"

The state of Oklahoma completed its first execution Thursday night, since the botched lethal injection of a death row inmate last April. Charles Frederick Warner was pronounced dead at 7:28 p.m.

Cold case cracked

Thirty years of police work went into a judge calling the name of Edmond Beauregard Degan, 57, in a downtown Houston, Texas courtroom Thursday. Degan is charged with the capital murder of Yleen Kennedy.
Louisiana mom of deceased toddlers in custody, charged

Louisiana mom of deceased toddlers in custody, charged

The mother of two toddlers who died in a house fire earlier this week in Bastrop has been discharged from a Shreveport area medical facility and is now in police custody.
Uncle Si's Iced Tea maker sues Duck Commander

Uncle Si's Iced Tea maker sues Duck Commander

Uncle Si of the Duck Commander clan is famous for sipping his bottomless cup of iced tea. But the makers of Uncle Si's Iced Tea say he doesn't drink it enough, and that's why they're suing Duck Commander.
Ohio terror plot suspect denied bond

Ohio terror plot suspect denied bond

 (CNN) -- An Ohio federal judge on Friday ordered Christopher Lee Cornell, charged with planning a bomb-and-shoot attack on the U.S. Capitol, held in jail without bond.
Cosby denies assaulting woman at Playboy Mansion in 2008

Cosby denies assaulting woman at Playboy Mansion in 2008

 (CNN) -- Bill Cosby's lawyer has denied the latest sexual assault allegation against the comedian.

Arizona officer killed, body cam of shooting released

The Flagstaff, Arizona Police Department has released body camera video that shows an officer's final moments alive. Officer Tyler Stewart was on a domestic violence call last month.
Oil tycoon lost $9.3 billion in six months

Oil tycoon lost $9.3 billion in six months

 Oil magnate Harold Hamm had a rough year in 2014.
Obama on Romney 2016: 'I have no comment'

Obama on Romney 2016: 'I have no comment'

The political world has had plenty to say this week about the surprising, sudden and very real new potential for a third White House run by Mitt Romney.
Meet the vigilante who hacks jihadists

Meet the vigilante who hacks jihadists

  Anonymous isn't doing anything new by hacking Islamic extremist websites. A mysterious figure known as "The Jester" has been at it for five years.
Self-service beer taps coming your way

Self-service beer taps coming your way

   How much do you hate waiting for another beer in a crowded bar? It irked Josh Goodman enough to invent a pretty obvious solution -- self-service beer taps.
Papa John's gun-carrying worker keeps her job

Papa John's gun-carrying worker keeps her job

A Papa John's pizza delivery driver used a gun to save her life, but in doing so violated the company's policy on firearms at the workplace. However, she'll get to keep her job, Papa John's confirmed.
Supreme Court to take on same-sex marriage cases

Supreme Court to take on same-sex marriage cases

The Supreme Court jumped into the same-sex marriage debate again, deciding Friday to hear arguments this spring on the question of whether states have the right to ban same-sex couples from getting married.
Proposed NCAA deal could restore Penn State victories

Proposed NCAA deal could restore Penn State victories

Joe Paterno could soon regain his title as the winningest coach in big-time college football history.